|Distance from Bacolod:||82.9 kilometers (Poblacion)|
|Land Area:||38,420 hectares|
|No. of Barangays:||19 Barangays|
|Population:||102,014 ( August 1, 2007 )|
English is spoken & understood
POINTS OF INTEREST
Gen. Pascual Ledesma Monument
Acapulco Summer Resort
Buenavista Heroes Park
Himaya-an Festival (April 21-25)
Feast of Our Lady of Snow (5th of August)
Seafood Festival (March 31/Charter Day)
HOW TO GET THERE
Himamaylan is about an hour and a half drive south of Bacolod City. Public utility vehicles plying the southern Negros route pass through this city.
General Pascual Ledesma Y Villasis Monument located at the Gatuslao Park is a tribute to a prominent son of Himamaylan who led the expedition against Korea.
Buenavista Heroes Park is in memory of the gallantry of Himamaylanons who fought against the Japanese invaders during the Second World War.
Acapulco Summer Resort has a twin swimming pool nestled amid the mountains of Barangay Mahalang. It has a cave and cottages for excursionists.
BATANG PENINSULA RESORT & RESTAURANT
Brgy. Talaban, Himamaylan City, Neg. Occ.
Tel. No. 388-3748
Booking Office Bacolod
Tel. No: (034) 4440090
Cel. No: 09209520960
HARRY’S TRAVELERS INN
Rizal St., Himamaylan City
Tel. No: (034) 388-3538
Himamaylan City Tourism Office
Phone: (34) 744-7156
Fax: (34) 388-3547
Email: [email protected]