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Pulupandan - Guimaras RORO trips still suspended in 2019, Small ferries schedule to continue

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In 2016, Pulupandan Port Terminal started serving passengers, cargoes, and vehicles going to and out from Guimaras to Negros Island thru their RORO vessel (roll-on, roll-off). This is on top of the small ferries that have a regular schedule for many years now.

However, in June 2018, the RORO trips were all canceled and suspended. Ever since there is no word on when their service will come back.

READ: Guide to Campuestohan and side trips to Bacolod City

For travelers coming from Negros Occidental including Bacolod and Bago, the only option is to go via the small ferries or motorboats which is also located in Patik, Pulupandan.

The trip will take about 1.5 hours one-way depending on the weather. If the waves and winds permit, then the trip could be shortened to an hour.

Similarly, RORO vessels before traverses the Guimaras straight for about an hour and a half.

The downside of this is that the ferries are small and can only accommodate passengers but not heavy cargoes like cars or SUVs.…

Campuestohan Guide: How to enjoy Bacolod tourist spots in a day in a budget

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Masskara Festival is held every last week of October in Bacolod City and aside from the dancing parade and chicken inasal, tourists and travelers get the chance to visit the tourist spots in the island of Negros.

Campuestohan Highland Mountain Resort is one of the favorite destinations for most as it has these wide numbers of attractions to enjoy. Both kids and adults could try the wave pool and the big slides in the resort. They can also experience the rides and visit the theme parks in the place--all are included in the entrance fee of P200 pesos (P150 for kids).

So how to get to Campuestohan?

The resort is located on the mountainside of Talisay City. It is easily accessible via Brgy. Alangilan in Eroreco road or thru the Talisay road connecting from the circumferential road (going to Bacolod-Silay Airport).

Campuestohan has an option and schedules private shuttle service located near Lopues East and the New Government Center of Bacolod. Return fare is less than P100 for each adult …