Port Area, Tacloban City
Tel No. (053) 321-67-03 to 04
Fax: (053) 325-7248
Management Office of Tacloban is located in Tacloban City,
the largest city and regional center of the Eastern Visayas
region of the Philippines. It is also the capital city of Leyte.
It is the center of commerce, tourism, education, culture, and
government in the region. Tacloban is located on Cancabato Bay,
in the San Juanico Strait which divides the islands of Leyte and
Strategically located at the heart of Eastern Visayas or Region
08, Tacloban City lies along the northeastern side of the island
of Leyte. Tacloban`s location and accessibility have made the
city the commercial, educational, government and political hub
as well as the tourism service center of the region. Tacloban
City is 360 miles southeast of Manila. It is situated
approximately halfway the entire length of Maharlika Highway
running from Northern Luzon to Southwestern Mindanao making it a
perfect place fro road-weary travelers to unwind.
Bodies of water that surround the city are Panalaron Bay and
Cancabato Bay. On its eastern shoresis the San Juanico Strait -
reputedly the narrowest navigable channel in the world. On the
southern side the city is flanked by the waters of San Pedro Bay
stretching towards Leyte Gulf.