Health

Emergency telephone numbers
Vaccines
Compulsory vaccinations: none
Recommended vaccinations: hepatitis A and B, diphtheria, tetanus, poliomyelitis, typhoid, Japanese Bencephalitis
Health risks

Malaria, dengue

Tap water
Driking bottled water is recommended

Practical information

Capital
Manila
Major towns and cities
Quezon City, Caloocan, Davao, Malingao, Cebu, Zamboanga
Official languages
Filipino (Tagalog), English
GDP
USD 250 billion
Population
96 million
Area
300 000 km²
Currency

Philippine Peso (PHP)

Time zone
UTC +8
Country code
+63 +area code +number of the person you are calling
International airport

Manila, Cebu

Tourism & local way of life

Public holidays

June 12th: National Day

Climate
Tropical
Best time to visit
Between mid-December and mid-May
Best places to visit
Volcanoes: Pinatubo, Taal, Mayon
Apo Reez
Ifugao Rice Terraces
Pagsanjan Falls
Shohoton National Park
Chocolate hills
Mindanao

Partenaires

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