Things To Do in Dumaguete

Dumaguete, the capital of the province of Negros Oriental, yet another tourist attraction for top things to do:

1. Get to see Apo Island

Finally, get to explore and swim at Apo Island, in Dumaguete. Truly rich in aquatic and marine life, it is nice to dive or snorkel with your favorite friends – the tortoise, dory, nemo, and many others.

2. Visit Kanlaon

Kanlaon (Canlaon) is a volcano that is located just north in Dumaguete, Negros Oriental. It is one of the active volcanoes in the Philippines.

3. Visit Dumaguete Cathedral

Dumaguete Cathedral or Saint Catherine of Alexandria Cathedral is one of the beautiful churches in Dumaguete. It is one of the oldest churches in Negros Oriental.  The Cathedral is the seat of the Bishop of the Diocese of Dumaguete. Say a prayer and your prayers will be answered. It’s a good place for worship.

4. Rizal Boulevard

A place for hanging out with your friends and your loved ones and enjoy the breeze. It is good to spend time here. It was named after the great Philippine National Hero, Dr. Jose Rizal. It has become a popular landmark in Dumaguete where you can see commercial and dining businesses like Shakey’s Pizza, Le Chalet, Mamia’s, Chin Long, Don Atilano, Coco Amigo.

5. Visit Casaroro Falls and Pulangbato Waterfalls

Both are located in Valencia, Dumaguete. You get to get through bulldozers of rocks before you get to Casaroro Falls. Casaroro falls is stunning and absolutely peaceful and beautiful. Pulangbato waterfall is also a nice waterfall you can feel the soothing and relaxing dip in the water.

6. Belfry Tower

Nice architecture and old historical place. It one of the oldest structures in Dumaguete.

7. Hiking in Mount Talinis

Take time to exercise and hike at Mount Talinis. Sometimes it can get foggy at times of this natural rainforest, and a very cool place.  After you reach to the top, you’ll get to view the overlooking Tanon Strait. Experience the trails. Trekking in Dumaguete can be fun and exhilirating exercise.