Negros Oriental is made up of 20 municipalities and 5 cities. Divided into three congressional districts for purposes of legislative presentation, each district is headed by a Congressman to speak for them at the Philippine House of Representatives.
Under the first district are the towns of Canlaon, Vallehermoso, Guihulngan, La Libertad, Jimalalud, Tayasan, Ayungon, Bindoy, Manjuyod. Meanwhile the second district is comprised of Amlan, Bais, Mabinay, Pamplona, San Jose, Sibulan, Tanjay. Finally in the third district are the towns of Bacong, Basay, Bayawan, Dauin, Santa Catalina, Siaton, Valencia, Zamboanguita.
Most municipalities of Negros Oriental hold within itself a natural gift worthy of recognition coupled with a tale of history to tell. Negros Oriental is a pleasing mix of old and new made all the more wonderful because of its people’s friendliness and hospitality.
Negros Oriental Sightseeing Overview
The province of Negros Oriental is indeed a place blessed with good earth, still waters and warm sunshine. With an interesting historical past that has left a trail of memoirs and monuments, Negros Oriental remains to be charming and laidback — virtually undaunted by the changes brought about by global modernization.