Iloilo City is one of the most accessible cities in
the country. From Manila, Iloilo City is only 45 minutes by plane and
18 hours by the fastest ship. From Cebu, it is only 25 minutes by
Iloilo City, determined to
recapture its crown as the "Queen City of the South," continue to
stride towards revitalizing socio-economic growth. The coming in of
multi-million investments and the rise in private building construction
and emergence of new industries give a beam to its business atmosphere.
to do in Iloilo
the Festivals! Iloilo is known for the Dinagyang,
Kasadyahan, Paraw Regatta and Candelaria. Join the locals and
experience first-hand the hospitality and culture that's truly unique
Old Churches. A Christian city for centuries, beautiful
churches adorn almost every district of the city. We have the
18th-century Miagao Church, the Gothic-Renaissance Molo Church, and the
Baroque-Gothic Jaro Church among the most popular ones.
Museums & Old Houses. A favorite destination is
Museo de Iloilo, a repository of Iloilo's finest cultural heritage and
artwork. For classic houses and architectural designs, we have the
Montinola, Ledesma, Avanceņa and Bayani mansions around the city.
may not know it, but Iloilo City is a prime target for shoppers from
nearby towns, especially during mall-wide midnight sales that come
around every few months. Iloilo's popular for its malls: SM City,
Robinson's, Gaisano, MaryMart and The Atrium.
golf in Santa Barbara. Take a trip to the island of Guimaras. Explore
Boracay. Go Hiking. Caving. Sailing. Snorkling. There are numerous
places around the city where families and friends can enjoy the
outdoors. Ask your front desk for suggestions!
Glorious Food! Treat yourself to sumptuous Ilonggo
dishes. Visit Villa and try our popular Tatoy's Manokan and
Breakthrough. Or get a taste of Ted's Lapaz Batchoy. Need pasalubong
(gift items)? No one leaves Iloilo without biscocho, barquillos,
pinasugbo, galletas or baņadas.