LAGUNA – the land of the brave and the free. We welcome our visitors,
investors and citizens to this prime province generously blessed with natural
and human resource. It’s breath-taking splendor is a sight to behold for
adults and young alike.
people, history is replete with stories of heroism, foremost of whom is the
country’s national hero, Dr. Jose P. Rizal, the pride of Malayan race was born
and raised in Calamba City, Laguna. Other illustrious sons and duathers played
heroic deeds from the past to present. As a manifestation of its ciitzen’s
bravery and courage, one of the eight rays of the Philippine flag represent
Laguna in the country’s flight for freedom from colonizers. The present
generation is also endowed with love of the province and its nation.
therapeutic hot springs in Los Baños, the wonders of shooting the rapids in
Pagsanjan Falls, surfing in Caliraya Lake, hiking in Mt. Makiling, the
enthralling Enchanted Kingdom and the lash nature of Hidden Valley. De comforted
by nature-filled resorts from Cabuyao to all parts of the province, the
underground cemetery of Nagcarlan, century old churches and houses make Laguna a
truly blessed place to visit and stay.
pride of our world class resources and facilities, from geothermal springs of
Mt. Makiling to hydro-electric plants in Caliraya-Botocan plant to roads,
bridges and infrastructures, gifted the province with world class industrial,
science and theme parks producing manufactured products, technological processes
to information and communication technology hardware, software and services.
Have a taste
of our luscious fruits, vegetables and rice from our farms with our farm
products of poultry and livestock. From Laguna de Bay, the country’s largest
lake, the seven lakes of San Pablo City and other inland bodies of water savor
our tilapia, bangus and native fishes.
educational institutions such as the world center University of the Philippines
Los Baños and hundreds of globally competitive institutions of learning public
and private train our people for local and foreign employment. We continuously
upgrade the literacy level of our people, develop and nurture the life-long
learning capabilities and attitudes of young generation and adult like. We
provide then with educational and development programs for their growth and
welfare services so that they will be formed with correct values as peace-loving
technologically skilled and competent human resources with due regard for the
For you who share our blessings and vision, we welcome you to our bright and shinning land – LAGUNA!
HON. TERESITA S. LAZARO