Atop the mountains that surround the small coastal town of Sibulan are two pristine Lakes that were Danao and Balinsasayao. Together, they are just two among the many beautiful lakes found in the province of Negros Oriental. Tucked away from the nuisance of the rapidly progressing Dumaguete, they lay unperturbed in the mountains with only the singing of the birds and the tranquillity of nature keeping them company.
The Northern Negros Natural Park is a protected area of the Philippines located in the northern mountainous forest region of the island of Negros in the Visayas. The park was established first as a forest reserve spanning on 28 April 1935 through Administrative Act No. 789 signed by Governor-General Frank Murphy. In 2005, the protected area was converted into a natural park under the NIPAS Act by virtue of Proclamation No. 895 signed by President Gloria Arroyo.
Mt. Talinis - also known as the Cuernos de Negros (Horns of Negros), is a complex volcano in the Philippine province ofNegros Oriental. At about 1,903 metres above sea level, it is the second highest mountain on Negros Island afterMount Kanlaon. The volcano is located 9 km southwest of the municipality of Valencia; and 20 km from Dumaguete City, the capital of the province.
Kanlaon Volcano, is an active stratovolcano on the island of Negros in the Visayas section of the Philippines. The volcano straddles the provinces of Negros Occidental and Negros Oriental, approximately 30 km southeast of Bacolod, the capital and most populous city of Negros Occidental and of the whole island region.
The marine habitat around the island is a marine reserve, protected by the National Integrated Protected Area Act (NIPA) and under the jurisdiction of the Protected Area Management Board (PAMB). It has become a popular dive site and snorkelingdestination with tourists. There are two resorts on Apo Island, each with a dive center: Apo Island Beach Resort and Liberty's Lodge. There is also a ranger station and a lighthouse.
Sagay Marine Reserve is a protected area in the Philippines located in Sagay, Negros Occidental. It is established in 1999 to protect marine life in Carbin and Maca reefs. Sagay is the largest marine reserve in the Philippines, covering an area of 32,000 hectares.