|Distance from Bacolod:||67.3 kilometers||Land Area:||21,651.00 hectares|
|No. of Barangays:||13 Barangays|
|Population:||70,838 (August 1, 2007)|
English is spoken & understood
Points of Interest
Mt. Kanlaon Natural Park
Caduhada Spring Resort
AEME Scout Reservation Camp & Resort
Had. Luisa Botanical Garden & Resort
Baji-Baji Spring Resort
ELENJ La Castellana Zoological & Botanical Garden
Feast of St. Vincent (April 5)
Banana Festival (April 1)
Bailes de Luces (Dec. 30 to Jan.5)
Monday (Brgy. Cabacungan)
HOW TO GET THERE
Hinigaran is about an-hour-and-15 minute drive south of Bacolod City using public transport and one hour on private vehicles. Public utility vehicles plying the southern Negros route pass through the municipality, dubbed as “Gateway to Southern Negros”.
Caduhada Spring Resort. Splash into the clear blue spring water swimming pool of Caduhada Spring Resort. The waters emanating from the rocks can be a good healing therapy. A natural spring that supplies water to nearby sitios and lush vegetation for trekkers, is a good venue for adventure. The resort is only a 5-minute drive from the barangay site.
Hda. Luisa Farm & Resort is a botanical paradise where different species of cacti and ornamental plants abound. The place features topiaries, the art of sculpturing plants and a vast collection of bonsai as old as sixty years or more. It has a swimming pool where visitors can take dip or simply sun bath while enjoying the view of Mount Kanlaon.
Mandayao Twin Falls Displaying a 140-feet waterfall whose identical looks adds mysticism to the serenity of the place. The cool rumbling waters of the waterfalls is befitting as a natural health spa. This two-layer waterfall waters comes from Mount Kanla-on Volcano.
Canonoy Beach Resort is an ideal place for picnics. It has a swimming pool and overnight accommodation for family vacation.
Villa Indo Pension and Restaurant
Roxas Street, La Castellana
Tel. No.: (034) 485-0318
MIRMED Pension House
Natures Farm House
Mount Kanla-on Natural Park
Barangay Biaknabato, La Castellana
Mobile.No: 09398943662 / 09323067656
La Castellana Tourism Office
Romyr E. Naragdao
Municipal Tourism Officer
Phone: (34) 473-0472
Fax: (34) 485-0279
Email: [email protected]