The Philippines is one of the famous holiday destinations among the tourist. One of the most popular tourist destinations in the Philippines is Cauayan. Cauayan is a small city in Isabella province which is located on the north of Luzon Island, Philippine. Formerly, it was famous for its tobacco industry during the Spain colonization. Now, this city is known for the production of agriculture like rice and corn. Cauayan is bordering to 7 other towns making it a very strategic location for the economic centre. Now the city has developed into a more modern city with infrastructures and also transportations. There are also amazing historical sites within the town for visitors to visit.
The climate in Cauayan is tropical year-round with an average temperature of 29-35 degrees Celsius. Cauayan or Philippines has only two seasons which is wet and dry seasons where rainfall can be heavy during the wet or monsoon season and humidity during the hotter months can be high. The best time to visit Cauayan would be between December to February when the weather is warmer with occasional showers. During this season, the sun shines bright resulting clear skies with the winds blow gently suitable for outdoor activities. The off-peak season is between July to September where the climate during that season is unpredictable and typhoons can sometimes occur anytime. It is advisable for visitors to check the weather reports before going to this town. During this season you will find better flight tickets and hotel deals.
1. Bacolod – Silay Airport
It is the main airport that serves the general area of the Bacolod Metropolitan Area. It is just 15 kilometres northeast of Bacolod city. Since it is an international airport, Bacolod – Silay Airport is the busiest airport serving the Negros Island area. The airlines that operate in this airport is Cebu Pacific and Philippines Airlines, with the later provide an international route to Seoul, South Korea as its seasonal flights. Bacolod – Silay Airport has many interesting shops and eateries within the airport so you can shop or dine in while waiting for the plane to arrive or depart. To go in and out of the airport is easy because there are many types of transportation available in Bacolod – Silay Airport for the visitors.
2. Cauayan Airport
Cauayan Airport is an airport that is located in the city of Isabela which is a province in the Philippines. It serves the general area of Cauayan as well as the vicinity. In the city of Isabela, there are two other airports which are Palanan Airport and also Maconacon Airport. Cauayan Airport is a domestic airport. The airport started having commercial flights only in 2008 after it was proposed. Some of the airlines that operate here are Cebu Pacific, Cyclone Airways and also Philippine Airlines which is operated by PAL Express. Some of the routes available are Manila, Palanan and also Clark. Cauayan Airport has many interesting shops and eateries within the airport so you can shop or dine in while waiting for the plane to arrive or depart. To go in and out of the airport is easy because there are many types of transportation available in Cauayan Airport for the visitors.
Cauayan’s climate is under the hot sun for most of the time. Usually, it will be warm and sunny throughout the years with little rains except for typhoon season which the weather can be unpredictable with heavy rains and thunderstorm. The average maximum temperature in Cauayan is around 27 and 33 degree Celsius while the average minimum is about 20 and 24 degree Celsius. While around December to February will be the peak of seasons because it will be the warm and pleasant season of the year. If you plan to visit Cauayan during this season make sure you book your flight and hotel early as both fill up quickly.
1. Our Lady of the Pillar Church - Our Lady of the Pillar Church was built in 1741. After a massive earthquake happened in the city, a few renovations have been made. The architecture of this building has a modern and old design. The visitors can see an amazing painting on the ceiling of the Virgin Mary's coronation. This church serves for the people who practice Roman-Catholics religion.
2. Cortez and Lindon Farm - Cortez and Lindon Farm is one of the must-visit destinations in Cauayan. The visitors can find varieties of local and overseas fruits planted on this farm. This farm has planted rambutan, papaya, bananas, Philippine mangoes and Java plum or the locals called "Duhat”. The visitors can also see some fresh fishes like Tilapia in this farm.
3. Hacienda de San Luis - Hacienda de San Luis is an eco-tourism destination in Cauayan. This place offers a few educational and game activities. It has a museum where the visitors can know more about the history of tobacco in Cauayan and the process of making tobacco. For game activities, the visitors can have a try on wall climbing and rock climbing as well as camping in this place.