Pangasinan is a province of the Philippines. Its official language is Pangasinan or Pangasinense and its provincial capital is Lingayen. Pangasinan is located on the western area of the island of Luzon along the Lingayen Gulf and South China Sea.
The name Pangasinan means “place for salt” or “place of salt-making”; it is derived from the prefix pang, meaning “for”, the root word asin, meaning “salt”, and suffix an, signifying “location.” The province is a major producer of salt in the Philippines. Its major products include “bagoong” (“salted-fish”) and “agamang” (“salted-shrimp”)

 

Places to Visit in Pangasinan
Hundred Islands National Park
Our Lady of Manaoag Church
Antong Falls
Wonderful Cave
Cindy’s Cave
Cape Bolinao Lighthouse
Cacupangan Cave
Mount Balungao
Manleluag Spring National Park
Umbrella Rocks