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Guimaras Province

Guimaras , Western Visayas

Guimaras is an island province located in the Western Visayas, Philippines, a short distance from Iloilo City, The distance from Guimaras to Iloilo City is 23km via ferry. The island was part of the province of Iloilo until 1992, when it became a province of its own.

Hotels in Guimaras, Western Visayas

Guimaras is divided into 5 municipalities.

Buenavista. (Population 2010 – 46,703)
Jordan – capital of the province. (Population 2010 – 34,791)
Nueva Valencia. (Population 2010 – 37,852)
Sibunag. (Population 2010 – 19,565)
San Lorenzo. (Population 2010 – 24,032)

Information

The population of Guimaras province was 162,943 in 2010.

Guimaras is located Southwest of Panay Island and Northwest of Negros Island in Western Visayas.
Hiligaynon is the main language of the natives although residents of some barangays in Jordan and Nueva Valencia also speak Kinaray-a. English and Tagalog are spoken and understood by the majority of the people in the island.
Guimaras has a tropical climate with dry season during the months of November to April and rainy or wet season on May to October.

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Holiday Accommodation in Guimaras.

Baras Beach Resort, Jordan, Guimaras, Philippines
Cabaling Beach Resort, Jordan, Guimaras, Philippines
Cabugan Adventure Resort, Nueva Valencia, Guimaras, Philippines
Camp Alfredo Adventure Resort, Sibunag, Guimaras, Philippines
Costa Aguada Island Resort Sibunag, Sibunag, Guimaras, Philippines
Jannah Glycel Beach House, Nueva Valencia, Guimaras, Philippines
JM Backpackers Hometel, Jordan, Guimaras, Philippines
Magic Island Resort, Nueva Valencia, Guimaras, Philippines
Raymen Beach Resort, Jordan, Guimaras, Philippines
Shirven Hotel, Jordan, Guimaras, Philippines
Sto.Nino Island Resort, Nueva Valencia, Guimaras, Philippines
Valle Verde Mountain Resort, Sibunag, Guimaras, Philippines
Villa Maria Beach Resort, Jordan, Guimaras, Philippines

 

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  1. admin

    The ferry (pump boat) from Iloilo City wharf to Guimaras takes about 15 minutes and costs P14 per person each way.

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