The Provincial Government of Albay (PGA) under the governorship of Gov. Al Francis C. Bichara through the Provincial Tourism Culture and Arts Office (PTCAO)  was recognized by the Department of Tourism V  for making the Albay Tourism lustre.

On the recent conduct of awarding among the six (6) provinces, Albay has bagged the most number of awards.  The awards are as follows:

  1. Effort in Tourism Statistical Data Collection and Timely Report
  2. Aggressive accreditation Campaign, Having Achieved the Highest Number of Accredited Enterprises
  3. Digital/Social Media Campaign, having the most followers on Facebook for CY 2021
  4. Having the Most Number of Cities and Municipalities with Permanent Officers ad of Nov 2021
  5. Highest Number of Women Participation in Capacity-Building Activities of DOT – Industry Manpower Training Program.