Dingalan, Aurora is just a three to four-hour ride from Metro Manila. The easiest way to get there is to take public buses that head to Cabanatuan City, Nueva Ecija. Several bus companies like Genesis Transport, Five Star Bus, ES Transit and Baliwag Transit operate this route. You can ride either from Cubao or Pasay. This will cost you around ₱180-200.
Once you arrive at Cabanatuan Central Terminal, you will have to take another one-hour ride via bus or van going straight to Dingalan. It will cost you around ₱90-100.
You will be dropped off in the city proper where you can hire a tricycle or habal-habal to take you to Dingalan Feeder Port located in Barangay Paltic, where you can register and pay the environmental fee of ₱50.
Things to do
There are many activities that you can do in Dingalan. But first, you have to register and pay an environmental fee of ₱50 at the Tourist Information and Assistance Center and hire a mandatory tour guide that would cost you ₱200 for every tourist spot that you wish to visit.
VIDEO (44.24) von The Expats Report