From Bacolod, Cebu Island is about 60 miles (97 kilometers) to the east, and Cebu is 65 miles (105 kilometers) to the east.
Do visit the Panaad Stadium when spending time in Bacolod.
While it can be a temptation to just chill out while visiting Bacolod, remember, the surrounding region's many scenic wonders lie just beyond your doorstep. While in the region, visit the Panaad Stadium and Negros Museum in and around Bacolod, about less than 1 mile (1. 6 kilometers) to the south of Bacolod.
Cebu is about 65 miles (105 kilometers) from Bacolod. This regional center has a some great points of interest, including Basilica of the Holy Child, Robinsons Plaza and Cebu Metropolitan Cathedral. Ensure you don't return to Bacolod until you've spent a little time at Cebu's Magellan's Cross, Tops Lookout and Philippines Taoist Temple.
If you are looking for indoor activities, you can't beat Visayan Islands' excellent craft workshops. These are great spots to learn about the region's culture and find a special souvenir.
Visayan Islands provides visitors a number of gentle ways to enjoy the great outdoors, such as sunbathing and beach combing.
No matter how far you have traveled and no matter how long you stay, great memories of Bacolod will remain with you for a long time.