|Distance from Bacolod:||119.9 kilometers||Land Area:||51,990.00 hectares|
|No. of Barangays:||25 Barangays|
|Population:||93,569 (August 1, 2007)|
English is spoken & understood
Points of Interest
Punta Bulata Beach Resort
Danjugan Island (Marine Sanctuary)
Lubay-Lubay Festival and
Feast of St. Paul (January 25)
Monday (Brgy. Poblacion)
HOW TO GET THERE
Cauayan is approximately three-and-a-half hours drive from Bacolod City by public utility vehicles and about three hours by private car. Air conditioned and non-air-conditioned buses are available at the Bacolod City South Terminal.
Danjugan Island is the largest of the Bulata Islands in Cauayan whose white sand beaches and underwater world rich in marine life makes it a favorite destination of foreign diving enthusiasts and conservationists, particularly coming from the United Kingdom, among them the Coral Cay Conservation volunteers.
Managed by the Philippine Reefs and Rainforests Conservation Foundation, Inc, this 15 kilometers long and half kilometer wide island is comprised of lush tropical forest, five lagoons, beach and mangrove forests, sea grass beds and coral reefs.
Suha Cave is almost 20 kilometers away from the town proper. Located in Sitio Suha, Brgy. Camalandaan, the cave has stalagmites and stalactites. It has a stone in the middle that resembles a giant’s sharp teeth.
Punta Bulata White Beach Resort and Spa. Enjoy life through nature and wellness in comfort. Wake up to the call of Kingfishers and Orioles. Take in the fresh sea air on your early morning walk on the sandy white beach. Swim in the clear blue waters of the Sulu Sea.
Punta Bulata White Beach and Spa
Office: No. 22 13th Lacson Street, Bacolod City
Tel. Nos. (034) 433-5160 or 09209003558
Telefax (034) 435-2748
El Tzino Beach House
Brgy. Ilihan, Cauayan, Neg. Occ.
Email add: firstname.lastname@example.org
Tel. no. (034) 703-7555
Mark Oliver Canobis
Municipal Tourism Officer
Phone: (34) 473-0499