Taiwan carrier EVA Airways will commence direct flights to and from Clark International Airport on March 30 this year, according to the airline.
In an announcement on its website, EVA Air said daily flights from Taoyuan International Airport (TPE), Taiwan’s main airport located west of the capital Taipei to CRK (BR233), will depart at 9 a.m. and arrive at 11 a.m.
Flight from Clark to Taipei via BR234 will depart at 12 noon and arrive at 2 p.m.
EVA Air’s Airbus A321-200 aircraft with 184 seats – eight business class and 176 economy class — will be used in the route.
According to the advisory, visitors to Taiwan can explore its many upscale shops, shopping streets, and night markets, including the popular Shilin Market.
Guests can also visit the iconic 509-meter-tall, bamboo-shaped Taipei 101 skyscraper, the 1970s monument to Taiwan’s former military and political leader Chiang Kai-shek, and Huashan 1914 Creative Park, which is home to a variety of shops, cafes, restaurants, and exhibition halls.
The Taiwanese government earlier announced that it is extending its visa-free policy for Filipinos.
Philippine passport holders, except those holding diplomatic or official/service passports, can stay up to 14 days. The visa exemption program is valid until July 31, 2023.