Some 13 out-of-school youth (OSY) and high school graduates participated in the local tour guiding seminar of the Provincial Tourism Office on April 18-20, 2012 at Callao Cave Eco-tourist Zone, Penablanca Cagayan.
Lectures on Cagayan profile and the history of Callao Caves were shared by Tourism Officer Jenifer Junio- Baquiran and Eugene Pauig.
The local tour guiding seminar workshop aimed to teach among youth the significant events, places, and people to further promote the tourism industry in the province.
“Provincial Tourism Office will continuously educate these people through local tour guiding seminar for them to be efficient and competent tour guides at Callao Caves Eco-tourist Zone. This also aims to instill in them the appreciation of environment and tourism development,” Tourism Officer Jenifer Baquiran said.
The local tour guiding seminar is a continuing education for people involved in tourism and provides alternative livelihood opportunities to residents in the area. VBRamos