The Heritage Province of Ilocos Sur took the limelight as it was one of the sponsors of the Miss Tourism Philippines 2022.
The Coronation Night was successfully done at the Provincial Famers Livelihood and Development Center wherein 15 candidates vied for the three prestigious titles.
Miss Rachel Bayan of Isabela was crowned Miss Tourism Philippines Queen Worldwide 2022, Miss Marinduque was Miss Tourism Philippines World 2022 and Miss Tarlac Province was Miss Tourism Philippines Universe 2022, while Ilocos Sur was the 1st Runner Up, Miss Rosario Batangas – 2nd Runner Up, Miss San Mateo Rizal – 3rd Runner Up, and Miss Cardona Rizal – 4th Runner Up.
Other minor awards were:
Best in Swimsuit – Miss Tarlac City
Best in National Costume – Miss Marinduque
Best in Long Gown – Miss Isabela
Best in Tourism Video – Miss Isabela
Miss Congeniality – Miss San Mateo Rizal
Miss Charity – Miss Ilocos Sur
Miss Photogenic – Miss Rosario Batangas
Best in Talent – Miss Makati City
Miss Collagen Glow C – Miss Pasig City
Governor Jerry Singson delivered a message signifying his commitment to support the different programs in relation to tourism development.
Served as board of judges were the Provincial Administrator Marlon Tagorda, Atty. Edwin Concepcion, Miss Blezie Mae Garcia, Dr. John Weinstein, and Mr. Hasinzal Hassan.
The event became possible through the initiative of the President of Miss Tourism Philippines Amelia Sunio-Abarquez and Mr. Antonio Abarquez, the Chief Finance Officer.
The Miss Tourism Philippines aims to propagate and develop tourism through fostering closer relationship with the different provinces, cities, and municipalities of the Philippines, showcases the heritage and culture of every province for everyone to appreciate and enjoy their uniqueness.