Campuestohan Guide: How to enjoy Bacolod tourist spots in a day in a budget
|Campuestohan Highland Resort in Bacolod|
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 and the bus leaves every hour or so.
Another alternative and perhaps the faster and cheaper (if you traveling in a big group) is to hire and Rent-A-Car service and have it self-drive. Rates start at P1,200 pesos to P1,500 pesos for a sedan but some affordable rental service offers SUV with a seating capacity of up to 10 persons for just P1,500 daily or 24-hour duration. There is also an option for vans which could seat up to 18 people for P2,500 price.
|Transportation and Travel Guide going to Campuestohan Highland Resort with side trips in Bacolod City Tour|
The biggest advantage of booking a car rental service is perhaps the convenience and time. You can easily grab the car from the airport and start driving going to Bacolod. With a private car, you can also manage your time well and visit a lot of tourist spots in a day similar to a private tour.
What to visit in Campuestohan Highland Resort:
- Rainbow slides in the new pool
- Wave pool
- Bubble and foam blast
- King Kong giant statue
- Jurrasic World / Dinosaur theme park
- Indian village as overnight cottages
- Restaurant and meeting rooms
- Hobbit, Bonita, and other overnight cottages (P3,000 to P10,000 price)
- Outside cottage hut for a day tour (P500 price)
- Horse riding and playground for kids
- Zipline and paragliding and many more!
There is no corkage fee for bringing food outside the resort. You can also use their charcoal griller or just bring an electric griller and cook your food.
Pricing in the restaurant is a bit expensive while there are individual kiosks outside that serve snacks and coffees.
How much budget and money to bring? What's their cottage rate?
P500.00 per person if traveling by private car
P1000.00 if traveling with public transport or Campuestohan's Shuttle Service
Staying overnight is no issue as they have several cottages that could accommodate couples, families, and groups.
Cottage and overnight lodging rates range to P3,000 to P10,000 depending on the type of room
When is the best time to travel
If you are planning to visit the resort during off-peak season, there is no need to book or reserve ahead of time. But during the summer season, weekends, and holidays; it is recommended to book in advance to reserve your cottage.
Best time to enjoy is with clear or cloudy sky. Traveling during rainy days is hard especially if you are using public transportation.
Other sightseeing and tourist spots for a side trip in Bacolod
- Bantug Lake Ranch with hor (P50 to P100 entrance fee)
- The Ruins in Mandalagan, Bacolod
- New Government Center
- Magikland Theme Park and Rides in Silay City
- Masskara and souvenir shop
- Chicken Inasal and more