BAGUIO CITY – Mayor Mauricio G. Domogan underscored that the upcoming completion of SM City Baguio’s Sky Ranch project within its property will definitely help boost the growth of the local tourism industry because of an added attraction right at the heart of the city.
The local chief executive claimed the put up of added attractions in the city will definitely sustain the influx of visitors wanting to spend their well-deserved break in the city and enjoy available attractions and tourism-related facilities because they want to have a break from their schedules in the lowlands and other parts of the country.
“We welcome the upcoming completion of SM City Baguio’s Sky Ranch project because it will definitely provide added attractions, especially for the children wanting to enjoy patronizing amusement and recreation facilities. We will definitely support the project to the fullest because it will surely do good for our city,” Domogan stressed.
He added that SM management is trying to maximize the potentials of its property which is situated right within the central business district area so that residents and visitors alike will surely be given the fulfilling treat from its available facilities and one-stop shopping and dining area.
Sky Ranch Baguio is envisioned as an exciting new destination for families not only in the City of pines but also from surrounding areas in Northern Luzon.
SM City Baguio management stated that with the Sky Ranch, residents and visitors alike will be able to enjoy the amusement park experience with its thrill, kiddie, and family rides close to their homes.
More than that, SM management added that the rides and other structures will sit among the pine trees within the premises of the mall with the trees playing a major role in the aesthetics and overall look of the place.
With that, SM management asserted locals can have the amusement park experience in a nature-friendly setting.
In designing and building Sky Ranch Baguio, SM remains committed to comply with all the conditions required by the permits issued by the concerned government agencies and the local government for the construction of the amusement park.
“We are working closely with the local government unit to achieve this. This mix of exciting attractions and a verdant ambiance will hopefully make Sky Ranch Baguio a favorite place for families and friends as well as tourists,” the SM City Baguio statement added.
The SM City Baguio Sky Ranch project is expected to open by the third quarter off this year and it is expected to provide additional amusement and entertainment to both residents and visitors alike who had been longing for new attractions around the city for them to appreciate.
Domogan appreciated the initiative of SM City Baguio to continue being the partner of the local government in sustaining the improvement of the local tourism industry which is the major driver of economic activities over the past several decades.
By Dexter A. See