Dumaguete City Half-Day Sightseeing Tour with Lunch & Transfers
Visit Dumaguete and discover the city's must-see attractions with this tour. If you want to see Dumaguete's top spots, including Silliman University and Rizal Boulevard, this half-day tour is for you. The tour already comes with transfers, hotel pick-up and drop-off within Dumaguete City, the service of a guide, and a set lunch with drinks.
Your tour will begin when your guide fetches you from your hotel within Dumaguete City at 9 AM. Your first stop is Silliman University. You will pass through the historic university onboard your van, but you also have the option to step out and take a brief walking tour of the campus' famous landmarks. If your tour falls on a weekday, you will drop by the Silliman Anthropological Museum as well.
From the university, you'll visit the Public Market too before heading to Sta. Catalina de Alexandria Church and Belfry. Also known as Dumaguete Cathedral, this religious site is believed to be the oldest stone church on Negros Island. Next, you'll head to Rizal Boulevard, a promenade popular for its picturesque views. After that, you'll enjoy a rolling tour of the Provincial Capitol, the Ninoy Aquino Memorial Freedom Park, and the Claytown Pottery. Following the rolling tour, you can either head to the town of Valencia or Bacong. In Valencia, you can visit the Forest Camp, a 2.5-hectare resort with lush greeneries and man-made spring pools. Then, you will visit the Cata-al War Museum, which is filled with artifacts from World War II.
On the other hand, Bacong features the century-old San Agustin Church and the Negros Oriental Arts and Heritage, where you can find crafts made from local stones and gems. After your time in Valencia or Bacong, you will head back to Dumaguete and pass by Sidlakang Negros, a tourist village that showcases the best of the province's culture. Finally, you will end your tour with a delicious meal at a local restaurant.
See the top tourist attractions in Dumaguete and nearby towns with this half-day tour. Check the availability by choosing a date.
What to bring
Good to know
This is a private tour. We suggest to wear comfortable clothes and bring extra towel.
Children Friendly: Yes. Children 0-2 are free of charge and children 3-11 years old may avail the discounted rate inclusive of lunch.
Pet Friendly: No. Please understand that this is for your fur baby's safety.
Senior Citizen/PWD Friendly: Yes. There are no extreme activities in this tour.
This tour is available daily at 9:00 AM Philippine Standard Time and pick-up location covered is only around Dumaguete City. To change the pick-up time and location please request in advance so our operator may check if the itinerary will fit as we may need to move the pick-up time if the location is far and additional fee may apply.
The operator may cancel the tour in case of force majeure or unforeseen circumstances like weather conditions. In this case, you will be given the option to reschedule or request a full refund. Note that being late by 15-30 minutes without any advice is considered a no-show. Schedule cancellation requests must be made 48 hours before your original subject to approval.