Bacolod is a city located in the Philippines. Bacolod City is also the most populous city in Western Visayas. Bacolod City is also the second-most populous city in the Visayas after the city of Cebu. Bacolod Metropolitan Area covers the city of Silay and Talisay. The city has a population of 791,091 people and also has an area of 578.65 sq km. Bacolod City is famous for the Maskara Festival. This Maskara Festival is a frequented festival in Bacolod in October on the third week. The city of Bacolod is often known as "The City of Smiles" as the city is full of warmth.
The peak and busiest times of Bacolod are in April followed by August and September. Hotel prices, as well as flight tickets, will be costly than any other months. However, you can still get great deals if you book a flight or accommodation ticket earlier. The lesser month with travelers is in July. You can get cheap flight tickets and hotels if you are visiting Bacolod that month.
Mactan-Cebu International Airport - It is an airport in Cebu. This airport is an airport that serves the Cebu area. It is in the Central Visayas region. This airport is the second busiest airport in the Philippines after Ninoy Aquino International Airport. This airport is in Lapu-Lapu City on the Island of Mactan, a part of Metro Cebu. The Mactan-Cebu International Airport Authority managed the airport. This airport is known as the first international resort airport in the world. This airport is also a hub for Cebu Pacific and Pan Pacific Airlines. With an area of 797 hectares, this airport has a single runway with the length of 3,300 m.
Bacolod-Silay Airport - It is an airport in Bacolod that serving Bacolod. Bacolod-Silay Airport is the main airport serving the general area of Metro Bacolod, in the Negros Island Region of the Philippines. Bacolod-Silay Airport is 15 km Northeast of Bacolod and on a 181-hectare site in Barangay Bagtic, Silay, Negros. The IATA and ICAO airport codes of this Bacolod-Silay Airport inherited by the Bacolod City Domestic Airport that replaced in 2008. Bacolod-Silay Airport is capable of handling international air traffic. Bacolod-Silay Airport also one of the busiest airport serving Negros Island. The other busiest airport is the Dumaguete Airport in Sibulan. The Bacolod-Silay Airport is rated as a Principal Class 1 Domestic Airport by the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines. It is a body of the Department of Transportation that responsible for the operations of all public airports in the Philippines except the major international airports. Bacolod-Silay Airport has one primary runway which is 45 m wide and 2,002 m. Currently, the Bacolod-Silay Airport can handle aircraft as large as the Airbus A330. There are many airlines \provide service to and from this Bacolod-Silay Airport to other parts of Philippines city such as Cebu Pacific and Philippine Airlines. Cebu Pacific flies to Clark, Davao, and Manila while, Philippine Airlines fly to Cebu, Clark, and Manila from Bacolod-Silay Airport.
Bacolod has a temperature of 23 °C to 32 °C throughout the year. April and May are the hottest months in Bacolod. The warmest time in Bacolod is in April which the temperature can be as high as 33.9 °C during the day time and 23.9 °C at night.