Tubao Tourism

Visit Tubao - Best of Tubao

Tubao is a fourth class municipality in the province of La Union, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 26,993 people. Formerly known as the "Home of the Native Tobacco", Tubao was famous for its tobacco leaf and cigars. It had a tobacco trade for decades where its town center was littered by huge tobacco warehouses and trading posts for tobacco. Today, corn is its prime agricultural output where Chichacorn is among its by-products. The town has an average annual income of PHP 42,803,624 pesos.


Planning a vacation to Tubao in Philippines? This vacation planner will provide you with all the essential information you need. The nearest major city to Tubao is Baguio. Take a short trip from Tubao and set some time aside to explore the Baguio. Dotted with places like Mines View Park, Burnham Park, Bencab Museum; it will definitely be a good idea. Also, to reach Tubao, you'll have to take a flight to Baguio; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. A holiday in Tubao can generally be of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Tubao*

  • Pollution Statistics in Tubao

    Know the pollution level of Tubao before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 71.09 (High)
    • Water Pollution 61 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 45.83 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50.96 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 35 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 56 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 39.42 (Low)
  • Tubao: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Tubao for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Tubao.

    • Burglary and Theft 45.31 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 47.66 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 39.06 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 64.06 (High)
    • Car Stealing 33.59 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 42.74 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 42.97 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 55.47 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 85.94 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 54.69 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 32.81 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 24.22 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 56.25 (Moderate)
  • Living in Tubao - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Tubao is 110.86 (High)

    • Safety Index 59.43 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 100 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 68.86 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 31.67 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 32.35 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 61.11 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 26.26 (Very High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 36.49 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Tubao

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Tubao

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.17 USD
    • International Movie per seat 4.23 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 28.82 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 80.06 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 35.23 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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