Olang Art Park


This retreat for Filipino artists is set over 3 hectares. There's usually a resident artist or two hanging about, plus a performing-arts stage, a modest collection of modern art, a gallery of antiques and memorabilia and a wall of nude photos by the late American lensman Marlon Despues.

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Nearby Siquijor attractions

1. Salagdoong Beach

0.87 MILES

A few kilometres past the town of Maria, Salagdoong Beach is popular with rowdy day trippers. There's a half-open water park that has seen much better…

2. Bandila-an Mountain View Park

5.55 MILES

This park is essentially a public garden with lots of flowers, walking paths and little pavilions for picnics. It's great for bird- and butterfly-watching…

3. Mt Bandila-an

5.75 MILES

Siquijor's highest peak, Mt Bandila-an (557m), is near Cantabon. Concrete steps lead 10 minutes up to the peak from two clearly marked points on the road…

4. Bandila-an Nature Centre

5.95 MILES

The nature centre has been largely neglected but does have walking trails and some impressive trees and other floral life. It's 2km east of Cantabon.

5. Cambugahay Falls


From Lazi, a sealed road leads 2km north to these refreshing falls on the Po-o River. Above the falls, there's a paid parking bay on your left for your…

6. San Isidro Labrador Church

6.81 MILES

The impressive and stylishly time-worn pink-coral-stone and timber San Isidro Labrador Church was built in 1884.

7. Siquijor Heritage Museum

6.83 MILES

Upstairs in the San Isidro Convent building is this small museum, with historical photographs and a few old santos.

8. San Isidro Convent

6.85 MILES

Opposite the San Isidro Labrador Church, flanked by centuries-old acacia trees, is the oldest Catholic convent in the Philippines, a magnificent timber…