Iloilo, Philippines

Iloilo is a province of the Philippines, located at the center of the Philippine archipelago. The province comprises the southeastern part of Panay Island with island-province of Guimaras just across its coast.

Iloilo’s rich heritage is showcased in many festivals celebrated in the city and various towns of the province. Dubbed as the “Province of Festivals”, Iloilo is proud of its nationally acclaimed Dinagyang Festival.

The capital city of the province of Iloilo is the City of Iloilo, which is also one of the major urban centers in the Philippines. Iloilo is a fast-growing modern city but has kept its old charm and unspoiled environment.

Today, it is a popular convention and meeting destination, with its many first class accommodations and an airport of international standards.

Iloilo also serves as the gateway to the region and a  favorite stopover for tourists heading to the beaches of Boracay, Palawan and the nearby provinces of Guimaras, Antique, Capiz, and Aklan.

Iloilo Travel Guide

  • Updated on November 14, 2014

    Iloilo is a major convention destination in the Philippines due to its easy accessibility from major cities, improving facilities, and laid back yet vibrant atmosphere. Whatever your budget, there's a good range of places to stay in Iloil…

  • Updated on May 13, 2014

    Experience the value of a real vacation. Discover Iloilo, a province rich in historical and cultural attractions, home of the famous Dinagyang festival, stately mansions, majestic century-old churches, unspoiled countryside and exotic delic…

  • Updated on December 21, 2013

    Here is a transportation guide of Iloilo to aid you on your next trip to Iloilo. Getting to and around Iloilo is very easy due to multiple transportation options available. Getting to Iloilo By Air By plane, travel time takes 55 minutes fr…

  • Updated on November 30, 2013

    Iloilo is a province of the Philippines, located in the center of the Philippine archipelago. The province comprises the southeastern part of Panay Island with island-province of Guimaras just across its coast. The capital city of the provi…

Iloilo Directory

  • Updated on November 30, 2013

    Iloilo Province is subdivided into 42 municipalities, 1 component city, and 1 highly urbanized city  with the City of Iloilo as its capital. There are five legislative districts in Iloilo Province and a lone district for Iloilo City.

  • Updated on November 30, 2013

    For inquiries, tourists or researchers can just walk in and ask the tourism officers for the information you will need. Ilonggos are known for their hospitality so rest assured, you will be accommodated whatever questions you might want to …

  • Updated on November 30, 2013

    Even in the past, Iloilo was already a forerunner in business and trade. Before the turn of the 20th century, Hoskyns and Co., the first department store in the country, opened in Calle Real, the prime shopping district of the city back the…

  • Updated on January 6, 2014

    Iloilo is a fast-growing modern city with hotels, shopping centers, restaurants, golf courses, and convention facilities. Despite being a modern city, Iloilo still captures that idyllic laid back atmosphere of the countrysides. These togeth…

Western Visayas Travel Guide

  • Updated on December 19, 2013

    Western Visayas is one of the regions of the Philippines, an archipelago in the Pacific composed of more than 7,107 tropical islands. Also known as Region 6, Western Visayas is strategically located at the central part of the Philippines. I…