Fun & Adventure
A World of Adventure Welcomes You !
Harolds Mansion also offers local tours to pristine naturally amazing wonders of the ONe(Oriental Negros) Province. We have outdoor adventures to the famous Twin Lakes of Sibulan, Sight seeing at Tambobo Bay,Treking to Casaroro Falls, Trek and Camping to Mt. Talinis and Mt. Kanlaon (Highest peak in Oriental Negros).
For water adventurers, Diving and Snorkeling tours to world famous Apo and Sumilon Islands, dolphin and whale watching tours.Short tours to the Japanese Shrine and Japanese Museum are also available.
One of the world’s premiere diving sites, you don’t have to believe the travelogues. Visit the Shedd Aquarium in Chicago , USA , where you can see an underwater spectacle that mirrors the Apo Island Marine Reserve and Fish Sanctuary. Or you can come on over and see the real thing. Starting from the high-tide mark up to 500 meters offshore, this diver’s paradise is a virtual palette of living colors.
One of the few great looking and very popular waterfalls here in Negros Oriental. Casaroro is a tall waterfall, one the three waterfalls in Kampesa.
Centrally located within a lush virgin forest, is a favorite spot for tourists. Within easy reach from Dumaguete City.
Flipino-Japanese Amity Shrine
A threesided pillar soars above a viewing deck on the Sagbang hilltop where Filipino, American and Japanese soldiers clashed in a fierce encounter during WWII in Negros Oriental . Unveiled on April 2, 1977 by veterans and descendants of the war casualties, the shrine overlooks the panoramic sprawl of Dumaguete City, Sibulan and Bacong towns and the neighboring islands of Cebu and Siquijor.
In the center of mountains this placid lake as though located in the center of a cauldron fish abound and crossing by banca is a pleasant experience.
Manjuyod Sand Bar
A kilometer-long strip of white beach in the middle of North Bais Bay. The area isvisible only during low tide and is submerged at high tide. Cottages are available for daytime and overnight accommodations.
Located 1 km. from the Poblacion Municipal Hall of Mabinay. Cayaso cave goes down 20 feet into a winding path of stone and behold, a gushing underground river of potable drinking water without a visible outlet.
Stalagmites and stalactites in different chambers with stone that glitters. The length is 3 km. The width varies from 6 feet or wider.
Pandalihan and Panligawan Caves
Two of the 22 caves in Mabinay has intricate natural limestone formations and interesting sights. It is only a little distance from the main road, 15 kms. from the Mabinay Poblacion.
A team of 15 Dutch cave explorers found in Mabinay the longest cave in the Philippines, the Odloman Cave which is mainly for adventurous spelunkers or mountaineers.
Mt. Talinis/Curesnos de Negros
Dubbed “Cuernos de Negros” or Horns of Negros, this mountain can be reached through Valencia or Calungan, Bacong. It has five lakes in the vicinity. Estimated nine (9) kilometers west of poblacion, 1,800 meters above sea level, the highest peak of the Cuernos de Negros. Nature trails need experienced guides. Rich variety of flora and fauna including rare species of wildlife. Cascades and lakes.
At just under 2,000 meters, this towering peak makes up one crown of the famous Cuernos de Negros, the mountain range that provides the infamous backdrop to the city. To summit the peak, an overnight hike is necessary, and guides are available at the Island Life outdoor store in Dumaguete, or through the Valencia Municipal government.
In Canlaon City , summer capital of Oriental Negros which is 165.7 kms. From Dumaguete City . Canlaon volcano stands 8,085 ft. above sea level. Its cool atmosphere gives a similar setting to Baguio in Luzon .
The park is the location of the island’s only active volcano, which straddles Negros Oriental and Occidental. The park has several herds of wild Philippine spotted deer, and guides are available at Canlaon City
Located along Bonbonon Bay, it’s a good site for windsurfing, scuba diving and sailing. Cottages amid the white-pebbled beach, with a restaurant to serve beach enthusiasts.
A trekking area for the adventurous, Oriental Negros. watershed with trees, giant ferns and lush greenery has scenic areas, then unfolds the astoundingly serene lakes with its fish stocks. Ideal for boating or enjoying the view.