One of the top destinations in the country especially for divers and nature lovers is Dumaguete City. It is not only a place to reminisce the old Spanish times, rather it’s also a perfect summer getaway to relax and be in one with the wonders of the nature.
The province of Negros Oriental is composed of 20 municipalities and 5 cities, the center of which is Dumaguete City, a thriving community with peace loving and hospitable people. This is a quaint and charming place, rich in history and culture, as well as in natural resources. Once you have visited this place your heart will always be here.
Dumaguete City is known as ‘The City of Gentle People’ and for good reason. While the Philippines in general is famous for their hospitality, Expats, tousists and locals all enjoy the Dumaguete Lifestyle.
From the wonderful locals to the fantastic tourist spots as well as the great food and incredible diving; Dumaguete City surely has it all. You can not find a better place to visit or call your home. So tour our site and get a taste of the local flavor. the perfect place to enjoy a total wellness cleanse.
Diving and Dive Sites
Divers travel far and wide to see the beautiful dive sites of their marine paradise that we rightfully are very proud of. Apo Island is constantly rated among the top 10 dive destinations in the world, so that alone is worth a visit to Dumaguete.
There are also a number of attractive marine sanctuaries up and down the coastline from Dumaguete, Some of them you will have to pay a fee to use, especially the ones in the Dauin area. If you are not already a diver, then you have plenty of dive centers around where you can get SCUBA/PADI certified as well.