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Calapan

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Calapan is the provincial capital of Occidental Mindoro, Philippines.

Understand[edit]

Get in[edit]

By ferry[edit]

There are many shipping lines that sail around the clock to/from Batangas to Calapan.

  • Montenegro shipping lines.
  • Starlite ferries.
  • Fastcat ferry lines.
  • 2Go SuperCat.
  • OceanJet.

By bus, minivan, jeepney[edit]

  • Puerto Galera is 48km from Calapan. A jeepney takes 1½ hours.
  • Buses and minivans go from calapan to Roxas Mindoro (3 hours). From Roxas port you can get a ferry to Caticlan.
  • The Calapan bus station is on J Luna Street near the market.

Get around[edit]

A tricycle to/from the town to the pier (4 km (2.5 mi)) should cost ₱30.

See[edit]

  • Mangyan Heritage Center, Barangay Caleero, +63 43 2885318.

Do[edit]

Buy[edit]

Malls & supermarkets[edit]

  • Citimart Island Mall, J p Rizal. 9AM-8PM.
  • Puregold Supermarket, Strong Republic Nautical Highway. 9AM-9PM.
  • Gaisano Capital Mall & Gaisano Supermarket, Strong Republic Nautical Highway. 9AM-8PM.
  • Robinsons Supermarket., Roxas Drive. 9AM-10PM.

Atm[edit]

  • Metro Bank, J p Rizal Street. 24-hour ATM. Has a Master Card/Visa Card ATM. ₱200 fee for overseas cards.

Eat[edit]

  • Jollibee fastfood, Jp Rizal street. 24 hours. Breakfast 7AM-11AM.

Drink[edit]

Sleep[edit]

  • Riceland 1 Inn, J p Rizal Street, +63 43 2884253. Fan single/double room with own bathroom. ₱350/₱450.
  • Riceland 2 Inn, Del Pilar Street, +63 43 2885590. Single/double room with own bathroom. From ₱400.
  • Hotel Ma-Yie, Jp Rizal Street, +63 43 2884437. Fan single/double room with own bathroom. From ₱500.
  • East Lodge Pension House, Mabini Street.
  • Marco Vincent Residence Inn, Bonifacio Street.
  • 1 Hotel Metropole. Clean and well located. Staff are cheerful & efficient with good English, All rooms have private shower & toilet, but no hot water & some toilets lack seats. Free WiFi, but not reliable. ₱600 fan double, ₱1000 with a/c.

Connect[edit]

Cope[edit]

  • Bureau Of Immigration Calapan Office. Provincial Capitol Complex. Brgy Camilmil. Phone +63 34-2882245.

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