Reasons to visit Mambukal Resort in Murcia, Negros Occidental, Philippines

HOW TO GET THERE:

From Manila to Bacolod City – 55-minute  Airplane Ride (via Bacolod-Silay International Airport). Sea Travel is also an option.

From Cebu to Bacolod City – 30-minute Airplane Ride (via Bacolod-Silay International Airport)

From Bacolod City to Murcia (Mambukal Resort) – a 25 (usually by private car) to 45-Minute Drive. Commuter Vehicles bound to Murcia are located at the Northwest side of Libertad Public Market. First trip starts at 7:20AM until 7:00PM for about Php 35.00 one way.

 

REASONS TO VISIT MAMBUKAL MOUNTAIN RESORT:

 

SULFUR DIPPING POOL

As situated in the foot of Mt. Kanlaon which is an active volcano, hot springs are expected to exist. Mambukal Sulfur Spring has been a flagship attraction and a popular destination for excursionists and health conscious folks. Its healing hot water springs contain high amounts of minerals such as sulfur that produce conspicuously pungent smell and the water a milky white to brown color. Enjoy the temperature of up to 40 degrees Celsius.

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THE SEVEN WATERFALLS

You must prepare your legs as you try this breath-taking adventure. Be careful especially during rainy days. Unfortunately we just conquer six waterfalls but give us a reason to come back.

ECO-TOURISM ACTIVITIES

  • Boating Lagoon
  • 200m Zipline
  • Wall Climbing
  • Canopy walk
  • Butterfly Garden
  • Flower Shop Garden

 

BAT WATCHING

Three (3) Species and more than 4000 fruit bats in the area. Spread over 23.6 hectares, Mambukal is very rich in flora and fauna. It is blessed with exceptionally beautiful natural features. Three different species of flying foxes abound the area – Golden-crowned flying fox, the Large flying fox and the Common Island flying fox.

 

MUDPACK FESTIVAL

Held every 3rd week of June.

 

OTHERS

The Mountain resort also offers services such as Catering, Convention Hall, Picnic Hut, Camping, Spa and  Food Court.

 

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FOR RATES/ PRICES: http://mambukalresort.negros-occ.gov.ph

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