CAMSUR NOW


CAMSUR NOW

 

CAMSUR NOW – No. 1 Tourist Destination in the Philippines

“LRay Villafuerte carved the name CAMSUR on the world map, earning consecutive recognition and honor, not only tin the country but also in the whole world.”

Beating Metro Manila, Boracay, Cebu and other Top Tourist Destinations in the country, because of his consecutive accomplishments, LRay Villafuerte was inspired even more to open the doors of the province to progress through Tourism. Where there is Tourism, there is Work and Opportunities.

Camsur also had an enormous contribution to the economy of the Bicol Region brought about by Tourism.

“Bicol Region Economy Grows by 8.2% in 2009, the fastest in the country”

Source: National Statistical Coordination Board (Posted: Aug. 6, 2010)

 

 

 


 

“Camarines Sur is top tourist destination in 2012”

Source: National Statistical Coordination Board (Posted: March. 13, 2015)

http://nscb.gov.ph/PSA-PR-201502-NS1-01_cif.asp

Camarines Sur had a record-breaking 2.5 million visitor arrivals in 2012. It was followed by Cebu and Aklan with arrivals numbering 2.2 million and 1.3 million visitors, respectively. Cebu province attracted the largest number of foreign travelers in 2012 with 997,303 foreign visitors. On the other hand, 42,094 overseas Filipinos preferred the province of Aklan as their vacation site. For domestic travelers, Camarines Sur was the top choice having recorded 2,005,609 domestic tourist arrivals.

 

Six out of every 10 Tourists who come to the Bicol Region visit Camarines Sur

 

“Camsur Watersports Complex (CWC) is the top tourist destination in the Bicol Region.”

Camsur also had an enormous contribution to the economy of the Bicol Region brought about by Tourism.

Tourism


Tourism

 

Camsur Watersports Complex (CWC)

The Camsur Watersports Complex was the first facility that put Camsur on the map. It opened up doors for the province to progress as it is continuously visited by tourists from all over the world. CWC is considered as the Best WakePark in the world based on the testimonies of the finest and most well-renowned international wakeboarders. National and international wakeboard competitions are also held here.

CWC greatly contributed to the growing tourism program of LRay Villafuerte, who brought honor after honor and recognition, not only to Camsur, but to the whole region and the whole Philippines.

Since the opening of CWC, its impact on the local government kept on growing to where constituents directly benefit from this facility. Free education, broader medical services, agriculture programs, livelihood programs, and many others are directly brought to the people through tourism.


 

Caramoan Islands

The country’s hidden paradise. This is how the world recognized the hidden wealth discovered by Lray Villafuerte in the island of Caramoan. Considered as a premier tourist destination in the world, the Caramoan islands and its natural beauty is what attracts tourists the most. LRay’s love for its natural beauty is the main reason oh how he shaped the province’s long-term program for Tourism.

 


 

Survivor

The country’s hidden paradise. This is how the world recognized the hidden wealth discovered by Lray Villafuerte in the island of Caramoan. Considered as a premier tourist destination in the world, the Caramoan islands and its natural beauty is what attracts tourists the most. LRay’s love for its natural beauty is the main reason oh how he shaped the province’s long-term program for Tourism.

 

Agriculture


Agriculture

 

CAMSUR NOW – No. 1 in terms of achieving the highest palay production growth in the country.

Source: National Food Authority (2011)

Because of the Farmers Assistance Program (Distribution of Irrigation Pumps, Tractor, Thresher, Dryer, Seedlings) by Gov. LRay, Camsur in 2011, achieved the highest palay production in the Philippines.

 

“Camsur is the 6th Rice Producer in the country from being the no.12”

CAMSUR NOW – No. 1 in the country in terms of area planted for CAMOTE

 


 

The Provincial Government lent PhP10,000 capital to every camote farmer in the whole province to sustain their plantation. Many received the opportunity to have their own means of living.

 


 

Corn Seed Dispersal

7,136 farmers benefitted from the free corn seeds distributed by the Provincial Government under the program in Agriculture of LRay Villafuerte.

Palay Seed Dispersal

19,715 farmers benefitted from the free palay seeds, as part of the extensive program in Agriculture of
LRay Villafuerte.

Vegetable Seed Dispersal

Around 18,468 farmers in the province benefitted from the distribution of vegetable seeds by the
provincial capitol.

 

Irrigation Pumps, Tractor and Thresher Distribution

To support the aim for a prosperous harvest under the agricultural program of LRay Villafuerte, the provincial government distributed irrigation pumps, tractor, and threshers to the farmer beneficiaries in the province.

 

Hybrid Rice and Certified Seed Distribution Program

The Hybrid Rice and Certified Seed Distribution Program was implemented as part of the program for Agriculture of LRay Villafuerte to ensure the sustenance of the needs of the farmers in the province.