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Wednesday, January 02, 2013

Negros Occidental: Campuestohan Highland Resort

TRAVEL DATE: January 2, 2013 

Campuestohan Highland Resort is located in between the mountain ranges of Bacolod City and Talisay City, Negros Occidental. It is a newly created highland resort to offer more sights and places for tourists visiting the province.

Campuestohan Highland Resort entrance
Campuestohan Highland Resort

You can visit the place from either two routes, one from Brgy. Alangilan in Bacolod City, and the other one is through Concepcion, Talisay City. From Bacolod City, it is roughly an hour ride.

TRAVEL TIP: Better to bring your own car because there is no local transportation yet going to the resort and the roads are still not yet furnished. Bring some anti-dizziness medication if you have low tolerance on rough roads.


Yoga at CampuestohanSerenity at Campuestohan

Bridge at Campuestohan

The place looks clean, fresh, and relaxing because of the mountains that surround the highland resort and the picturesque view of Bacolod City from afar. You will surely realize how rich and untouched the Philippines is.

Campuestohan Land Before time

On the eastern side of the resort, facing the mountains, they have the "Lord of the Rings / Hobbit-like houses" that served as their overnight cottages for tourists. It's like a piece of New Zealand to which the movie was taken and surely it was superb!

Hobbit House in Campuestohan
"Hobbit House" in Campuestohan
They also have life-size action figures featuring 2012's most famous superheroes, including The Avengers.

Campuestohan Spider ManCampuestohan Iron Man
 
Campuestohan The FlashCampuestohan Green Lantern

Campuestohan The Hulk

Campuestohan BatmanCampuestohan Thor

Campuestohan SupermanCampuestohan Wonder Woman

Together with the Avengers, they also have the most epic Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, Michael Jordan, and Elvis Presley. They also mounted a "ruined-like scenery" that served as the background of the life-size figures.

Campuestohan Michael JordanCampuestohan Elvis Presley

Campuestohan Seven Dwarfs

Campuestohan The Avengers

Beside the "Hobbit-like" cabins you can find a dinosaur which will make you feel like going back to the "Land Before Time". Cool, huh?

Campuestohan DinosaurCampuestohan Dinosaur

On the western side of the resort, they have their 5ft. swimming pool, children's playground, and some cool life-size statues. Since it was the Holiday Season, they featured Santa Claus and some of his reindeers that served as the resort's center of attraction.

Campuestohan's Santa with Reindeers

Campuestohan Horse and Rider Figure

Campuestohan Kiddie Pool

Oh, we also took the chance to drop by their colorful playground and have some pictures taken!

Campuestohan Playground

Campuestohan Play Grounds


TRAVEL TIP: Cottages range from PHP 300 to PHP 5,000. You may check their resort details from here.
 
Campuestohan jumpshot moments

Relax at Campuestohan

TRAVEL TIP: The resort doesn't serve much food yet so better bring your own packed lunch or dinner and of course, don't forget to bring refreshments to hydrate yourself under the sun's heat.

An E-P-I-C adventure as always!!!

7 comments:

  1. Definitely your publish provides an excellent and useful source every audience must conform. This is truly a must study and appreciate. Thanks a lot for sharing!
    Life Size Statues

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    1. You are definitely welcome @aluminumstatues! Enjoy reading the rest of my travel escapades and I would be very happy to provide as much information as I can.

      Cheers!

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  3. A great place. Your photos are truly wonderful. Actually, we have been hearing about this place and so I googled them and I stumbled on their website at http://campuestohanhighlandresort.com. When I was done browsing through their site, I called one of their numbers and made a reservation. We actually went up there last Wednesday, June 12, and I must say the place is really great for a family get-together. Aside from the cool atmosphere, we enjoyed the majestic views of the nearby rainforest and the distant horizon. Simply amazing!

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    1. Thanks dessam!

      I hope you had a good time during your visit at Campuestohan Resort in Negros Occidental. Such a nice place matched with perfect cold weather and relaxing environment.

      Keep traveling!

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    1. Hi there! You may email me at daniloong33@gmail.com thanks!

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