Bukidnon is considered as the summer capital of Northern Mindanao. Malaybalay City is the Capital City of Bukidnon province and home of the Colorful Kaamulan Festival.
Monastery of the Transfiguration Chapel
In this Bukidnon Travel Guide, we will provide you basic details about Bukidnon’s tourist attractions, things to do and see, places to stay, travel itinerary, how to get there and tourism assistance contact information.
Things To Do and See in Bukidnon / Bukidnon Travel Itinerary
- Visit Monastery of Transfiguration in Malaybalay City
- Visit Del Monte plantation in Camp Philips
- Visit Mt. Kitanglad Range National Park
- Visit Pinamaloy Lake in Don Carlos
- Witness Kaamulan Festival
- Visit Nasuli Spring
- Visit Bukidnon Provincial Capitol
- Visit Alalum Falls
Kaamulan Festival Street Dancers
Festivals in Bukindon
Kaamulan Festival is an ethnic cultural festival held annually in Malaybalay City, Bukidnon from the second half of February to March 10, the anniversary date of the foundation of Bukidnon as a province in 1917. Kaamulan is held to celebrate the culture and tradition of the seven ethnic tribal groups—Bukidnon, Higaonon, Talaandig, Manobo, Matigsalug, Tigwahanon and Umayamnon—that originally inhabit the province.
Hotels and Resorts in Bukidnon
PINE HILLS HOTEL , a Department of Tourism accredited hotel, is conveniently located along Fortich Street. Just a walking distance away from establishments showcasing ethnic trinkets and goods, PINE HILLS HOTEL has standard and deluxe rooms, as well as superior rooms and a suite for honeymooners. The hotel’s Bukidnon ballroom can seat over a hundred and eighty for weddings, parties and other big functions. Two other meeting rooms can seat twenty people for small gatherings. This hotel also has a poolside bar and dining area.
Telephone No’s: 221-3211 / 221-3212 / 221-3213 / 221-3214.
HAUS MALIBU, located along Bonifacio Drive is a convenient stay along the more quiet suburb of the City. It has standard and deluxe rooms and a function hall complete with amenities. Haus Malibu also has a dining area and bar for visitors who wish for simpler things, good food and drinks.
Telephone No’s: 221-2201 / 221-3318 / 221-2714
PLAZA VIEW TOURIST INN offers economical standard rooms with amenities and is conveniently located at the City’s downtown district, near the shopping areas and the green of Plaza Rizal.
VILLA ALEMANIA INN & RESTAURANT
Alalum Falls in Sumilao Bukidnon
How To Get There
Manila to Cagayan de Oro – Located in North Central Mindanao, Cagayan de Oro is 1-1/2 hours from Manila by plane.
Malaybalay City has no airport; the nearest one is the Lumbia Airport in Cagayan de Oro. The city also relies on the Cagayan de Oro seaport for the delivery of its products to other destinations in the Philippines as it is the closest port to the city. The nearest seaports and airports are in Cagayan de Oro City, which is 91 kilometers away.
Public utility buses and jeepneys serves as the main mode of transportation for the City’s inhabitants. The Rural Transit Mindanao, Inc. operates the Cagayan de Oro to Davao City route, Cagayan de Oro to General Santos City route, Cagayan de Oro to Wao and the Cagayan de Oro to Libungan route that all passes through the city.
Bukidnon Tourism Office Contact Details
Bukidnon Provincial Tourism Office
Kaamulan Park, Malaybalay City
Tel. No.: (+6388) 221-3272