"There's No Place like Home!!!" Calbayog City by Dyesebel

Calbayog City Travel Guide: 27 reviews and 51 photos

Calbayog City is the 19th oldest city in the Philippines.It is situated in the western part of the island of Samar with land area of 90,300 hectares,consisting of 157 Barangays (town) and 3 districts, Calbayog,Tinambacan and Oquendo.Dialects & language spoken are Waray,Cebuano,Tagalog,Boholano and English.
Calbayog has 2 Seasons; the Wet and Dry Season.Wet or Rainfall Season is making the city appropriate for agricultural investment.Dry Season is during summer March,April and May.

Getting there
By land
From Manila
Travel Time Approx.18hrs/ daily
From Davao
By Air
From Manila
Asian Spirit
Travel Time 1h30min/ Tue,Thu,Sun
By sea
From Cebu
MV Don Martin (Palacio Shipping Line)
Travel Time 10hrs/ Mon,Wed,Fri

Pros and Cons
  • Pros:simple and quiet place
  • Cons:avoid June to August,rains heavily
  • Intro Updated Jun 15, 2006
  • Add to Trip Planner (?)
  • Report Abuse

Reviews (12)

Comments (5)

  • Jul 3, 2007 at 9:35 PM

    Hello IDA! Great tips on your Calbayog Page!.........;tita bell

  • barbskie's Profile Photo
    Oct 26, 2006 at 3:59 PM

    ang ganda ng simbahan na ito. pride of Philly.

  • benazer's Profile Photo
    Aug 30, 2006 at 11:57 AM

    Are you at work now? what time is it there ?

  • bike_packer's Profile Photo
    May 9, 2006 at 7:55 PM

    we passed by your hometown on palm sunday this year on the way to ormoc. the bad road is a spoiler - napabayaan. hope to be back in a year or 2 (sana maayos na daan) and explore more of samar. the east coast i feel has its rough charm.

  • Mar 15, 2006 at 8:54 AM

    wow your sites looking great, more and more stuff being added.... stevo...

Dyesebel Used To Live Here!


“Enjoy While You Can.....”

Online Now


Top 1,000 Travel Writer
Member Rank:
0 0 6 2 5
Forum Rank:
0 5 5 7 2

Badges & Stats in Calbayog City

  • 12 Reviews
  • 7 Photos
  • 3 Forum posts
  • 9,093PageViews
  • 0 Cities

Have you been to Calbayog City?

  Share Your Travels  

Latest Activity in Calbayog City

Travel Interests

See All Travel Interests (5)