4D3N Sample Itinerary + Travel Guide to Iloilo, Guimaras & Bacolod

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Travel Period: November 19 – 22, 2016

Day 1 – Sample Itinerary in Iloilo

  • 9:15am – Arrived at Iloilo Airport
  • 9:25am – Rode a van going to SM Iloilo (Php 50.00)
  • 9:55am – Arrived at SM Iloilo. Rode a jeep going to Robinson Iloilo / Go Hotels Iloilo (Php 7.00)
  • 10:05am – Arrived at Go Hotels Iloilo (I booked through Agoda and got 63% OFF). Secured my bag at Go Hotels Iloilo then rode a taxi going to Dova Brunch Cafe (Php 60.00)
  • 10:35am – Arrived at Dova Brunch Cafe. Took brunch and then rode a jeep going to Museo Iloilo (Php 7.00)
  • 12:00noon – Arrived at Museo Iloilo. Then went to Iloilo Provincial Capitol. It’s just a walking distance from Museo Iloilo
  • 1:00pm – Rode a jeep going back to Robinsons Iloilo. Then took my lunch.
  • 2:15pm – Checked in at Go Hotels
  • 3:00pm – Went to Jaro Cathedral. Rode a jeep going to SM Iloilo (Php 7.00)
  • 3:15pm – Arrived at SM Iloilo. Then rode a jeep going to Jaro Cathedral (Php 7.00)
  • 3:35pm – Arrived at Jaro Cathedral / Bell Tower
  • 4:15pm – Rode a jeep going to Lizares Mansion (Angelicum School Iloilo) (Php 7.00)
  • 4:30pm – Rode a jeep going back to SM Iloilo (Php 7.00)
  • 6:00pm – Took my dinner at SM Iloilo
  • 7:30pm – Rode a jeep going back to Go Hotels (Php 7.00)

 

Day 2 – Sample Itinerary in Guimaras

  • 7:00am – Checked out at Go Hotels. Secured my things at Go Hotels Iloilo and paid P50.00. Then rode a jeep going to Ortiz Wharf, Iloilo (Php 7.00)
  • 7:45am – ETD – Ortiz Wharf, Iloilo (Php 15.00)
  • 8:00am – ETA – Jordan Port, Guimaras. Met Kuya Cherald Parojenog, my tour guide.
  • 8:15am – Took my breakfast at Guimaras Carinderia
  • 8:30am – Start of our Day Tour

Attractions I Visited:

  • Balaan Bukid Shrine
  • Smallest Plaza
  • Guimaras Provincial Capitol
  • Windmills Guimaras
  • Pitstop – where we took our lunch
  • Oro Verde Mango Plantation
  • Trappist Monastery
  • Lawi Bay
  • Guisi Ruins & Lighthouse

Read my Detailed Tavel Guide to Guimaras to know my story and see my photos.

Day 3 – Sample Itinerary in Guimaras, Iloilo, & Bacolod

  • 6:00am – Breakfast. Watched Sunrise. Swimming at Alubihod Beach.
  • 10:00am – ETD – Raymen Beach Resort. Kuya Cherald’s brother, Paolo, fetched me at Raymen Beach Resort. (Php 200.00)
  • 10:35am – ETD – Jordan Port, Guimaras (Php 15.00)
  • 10:50am – ETA – Ortiz Wharf Port. Then rode a pedicab going to Go Hotels Iloilo. (Php 20.00)
  • 11:10am – Went at Go Hotels Iloilo to leave some of my additional things
  • 11:30am – Went to Robinsons Iloilo to take my lunch
  • 12noon – Went to Iloilo Esplanade (Php 7.00 Jeep)
  • 12:30pm – Went to Molo Church (Php 70.00 taxi)
  • 1:00pm – Went back to Go Hotels Iloilo to get my bag. Then rode a taxi going to Iloilo Fastcraft & Roro Terminal (Php 70.00)
  • 1:30pm – Arrived at Iloilo Fastcraft Terminal
  • 2:20pm – ETD – Iloilo Fastcraft Terminal
  • 3:20pm – ETA – Bacolod Bredco Port
  • 3:40pm – Rode a tricycle going to Go Hotels Bacolod (P50.00)
  • 3:45pm – Checked in at Go Hotels Bacolod. You can book through Agoda now and enjoy 64% discount
  • 4:00pm – Rode a van going to The Ruins (service offered by Go Hotels – Php 100 roundtrip)
  • 4:15pm – ETA – The Ruins
  • 6:00pm – ETD – The Ruins
  • 6:20pm – Explored Robinsons Bacolod and Central City Walk
  • 9:00pm – Went back to Go Hotels Bacolod

Day 4 – Sample Itinerary in Bacolod

  • 8:00am – Checked out at Go Hotels Bacolod
  • 8:30am – Start of Day Tour in Bacolod

Attractions I Visited:

  • 21 Bar Restaurant (unfortunately it was closed when I went here at 9:00am)
  • Bongbong’s Pasalubong Center
  • Merci Pasalubong Treats
  • Pope John Paul II Tower
  • The Negros Showroom
  • The Negros Museum
  • Bacolod Provincial Capitol
  • Calea Pastries and Coffee
  • 21 Bar Restaurant where I took my lunch
  • 1:30pm – Went back to Go Hotels Bacolod to get my things
  • 2:30pm – Went to Bacolod Airport
  • 6:00pm – ETD – Bacolod Airport

 

Read also: DIY Travel Guide to Iloilo, Guimaras and Bacolod for 4D3N

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