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Dumaguete – The City of Gentle People

Dumaguete City, also known as the City of Gentle People, is more than just a travel hub to the surrounding tourist attractions and scuba-dive destinations. Dumaguete is the Capital of Negros Oriental. The city has a population of 125.000, however during daytime this number can be doubled-some say tripled. Thousands of students travel daily from the surrounding municipalities to Dumaguete and attend one of the city’s top notch educational facilities. The high level of English taught and spoken in the schools and universities of Dumaguete since decades is one of the reasons why visitors from all over the world find it easy to get around Dumaguete and Negros Oriental.

What makes Dumaguete such a charming city is the combination of multiple factors. It is a vibrant city which makes its way into the heart of each visitor.


Emergengy Numbers

Imporant Contacts

in Dumaguete


Lunch Special of the Day

Grilled Vegetable Salad w/ Italian Sausage or

Chicken Parisienne w/ Rice & Veggies


Great Value

Best View in Dumaguete

Function Rooms

Roof Top Restobar

Free Pick Up


50+ Countries


VISA Information for Filipino Traveler


Hotel Nicanor



in the Heart of the City


KENS Trading - Car Dealer

Car Rental in Dumaguete

New and Used Quality Cars

Bikes an ATVs

Rental Cars

Across Dumaguete Airport

Where To Stay in Dumaguete

With the growing numbers of tourists and business traveler coming to Dumaguete, new Hotels, Guest Houses and apartment complexes grew throughout the city. There is accommodation for each wallet, Back-packers will find their Bed ‘n Breakfast and business traveler get a Hotel in the center of Dumaguete where all banks and office buildings are just a stone throw away and the Beach Resorts are the place to go for unwinding and relaxing.

Inns & Guest Houses in Dumaguete

The budget traveler will find a big variety of Inns, B&Bs and Guest Houses in Dumaguete. All are in Walking distance for to restaurants, shopping centers and points of interests.

Hotels in Dumaguete

Hotels in Dumaguete offer great service to reasonable prices. Cable TV, WiFi and a Mini Bar is standard in most places.

Beach Resorts in Dumaguete

The City itself has no beach. The Dive and Beach Resorts are mainly located in Dauin, just a 20 minute drive south. Some places like Sea View in Sibulan combine Beach Houses & Apartments

What To See – What to Do in Dumaguete And Negros Oriental

Dumaguete is a great place to visit. As everybody has different ideas what to see and what to do, we put together some of the tourist spots in Dumaguete for your convenience. This will help you to get around and help you to plan your trip. The location of Dumaguete City leaves many options to visit many different tourist spots in Negros Oriental. That includes the visit of neighboring Islands like Siquijor or Apo Island.

Tourist Spots in Dumaguete

Your itinerary really depends on your time, if you want to see as much as possible in a few days, or are more on the relaxed side. To cover most of the interesting Tourist Spots in Dumaguete you will need one day without rushing it. -read more-

Tourist Spots in Negros Oriental

For exploring the tourist spots in Negros Oriental, one can hire a tour-guide, or tries to organize it themselves. Some of the Tourist Spots of Negros Oriental are easy to reach, others need a bit of planning and also more time.-read more-

Action & Adventure

Many visitors associate Dumaguete with Apo Island and Scuba Diving, but Dumaguete and Negros offers much more Outdoor activities. Trekking, Caving, Spelunking, Mountain Biking – You name it, Dumaguete and Negros has it.

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