Php 60 billion worth of roads to PH tourist destinations to be completed


DPWH finishing 1,549 kms of roads for Tourism Road Infrastructure

Long drives somehow perfectly complement long weekends and under the Department of Toursim and Department of Public Works and Highways Convergence Program, motorists are now getting an extra 1,549 kilometers of roads leading to popular tourist destinations in the Philippines.

Using Php60 billion from the government’s Tourism Road Infrastructure allocation, the road works spanned four years since 2011, financing 463 projects that involved ‘construction, upgrading, rehabilitation, and improvement of roads and bridges including slope protection works with a total length of 2,502 kilometers.’

110 of the 463 projects have already been completed, 316 are still under constructions and 37 are still under the engineering and procurement stage.

Below is a list of roads that have already been completed or are still being worked on:

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