Dumaguete has earned the distinction of being known as “The center of learning in the South,” or a “University town” due to the presence of universities that have made their mark nationally and abroad. The city is a melting pot of students, professionals, artists, scholars and the literati coming from different parts of the country and the world.)
Siquijor during the Spanish colonial period of the Philippines, the Spaniards called the island as Island of Fire (Spanish: Isla del Fuego). Siquijor is commonly associated with mystic traditions that the island’s growing tourism industry capitalizes on
Day 1 Manila-Dumaguete
Meet and greet at Dumaguete airport. Proceed directly to Dumaguete City tour. First stop is the Silliman University where a walking tour of the campus. A rolling tour of the city’s landmarks follows, including Pottery, Ninoy Aquino Park, Convention Center, Public Market & the historical Sta. Catalina de Alexandria Church & Bellfry. A quick trip down south takes you to Negros Oriental Arts and Heritage (NOAH) which houses the stone-craft factory of showroom in Bacong & the century old San Agustin Church. Lastly, you will pass through Rizal Boulevard & visit Sidlakang Negros for some handicraft and delicacies. A delectable lunch awaits you at Lab-as Seafoods, a popular restaurant by the sea. Check in at hotel. Rest of the day free. Dinner own arrangement. Overnight.
Day 2 Dumaguete-Bais
Breakfast at hotel. Early departure for an hour drive north of Dumaguete brings you to Bais City, where an oversized outrigger motorboat will cruise you aling Tañon Strait to spot Dolphins, and if lucky whales too! You will also visit the Campuyo White Sandbar where you can swim and snorkeling its clear blue water or laze around the fine white sand beach. Cap off the day with a hearty lunch onboard of mixed grill. On the way back, you will cruise along the Talabong Mangrove Islet a 400-hectare protected mangrove forest which serves as natural habitat of birds and other wildlife. Dinner own arrangement. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 2 Dumaguete-Siquijor
DAY 3: Early breakfast at hotel. Discover the mystical island paradise of Siquijor. A fastcraft ferry trip from Dumaguete takes you direct to the capital town of Siquijor. Your island excursion begins with a rolling tour of the St. Francis de Assisi Bell Tower and San Juan de Capilay spring, before visiting a local healer to witness a bolo-bolo session. Then proceed to the historical town of Lazi and marvel at the century old St Isidore Labradore Church and Convent. Quick drive through the quaint coastal town of Enrique Villanueva and Larena. Packed lunch at Triad, with a panoramic view of Siquijor. Proceed to Salagdoong Beach for Swimming. Optional Sidetrip to Paliton Beach. Back to Dumaguete. Proceed to hotel for overnight.
Day 3 Dumaguete-Manila
You have the rest of the day at your own leisure in the morning. Upon check out, you will be transferred back to Dumaguete Sibulan airport in time for your flight back home. Enjoy your flight!
- (3) Nights Superior Room Accommodation at Hotel Essencia (Dumaguete)
- Daily Breakfast
- Land Transportation during Tour
- Roundtrip Airport Transfers
- Ferry Transfers (Dumaguete-Siquijor-Dumaguete)
- Half Day Dumaguete City Tour with Lunch
- Full day Dolphin Watching Tour with Lunch
- Siquijor Day trip with Picnic Lunch
- Tour Fees and Municipal Fees
- Services of an English Speaking Guide
Terms and Conditions:
- Tour is valid for a minimum of two (2) persons per booking
- Tour itinerary is subject to change without prior notice
- All services are subject to availability