Bukidnon: The Cultural Heritage Capital of Northern Mindanao

Bukidnon: The Cultural Heritage Capital of Northern Mindanao

Rosegem Bim Gaite | February 01, 2016

Bukidnon: The Cultural Heritage Capital of Northern Mindanao

Rosegem Bim Gaite
Rosegem Bim Gaite | February 01, 2016

Bukidnon is a landlocked province in Mindanao, Philippines. Malaybalay City is the capital of the region. Bukidnon is a major producer of rice and corn and has also vast pineapple plantation.

READ: LOOK: Could Bukidnon’s Public Market Be the Cleanest in the Philippines?

Provincial Capitol of Bukidnon, Malaybalay City

 

Bukidnon is the only province in Mindanao that has no coast line. If you're into adventure, you can also visit Dahilayan Adventure and Forest Park, a place where you can spoil your inner adrenaline feels. 

The province does not have the typical Philippine islands and beaches. But, it does have abundance of natural springs. Most of them are converted into resorts. 

READ: Channeling Dolph Lundgren at Pulangui Bridge, Bukidnon

Bahay Tulogan, Malaybalay Provincial Tourism Center

 

Kaamulan Open Mini Theatre

"KAAMULAN" is from the binukid word "AMUL " meaning " to gather ". It is the gathering festivity of the Bukidnon tribes people for a purpose. May it be a Datuship Ritual, a thanksgiving festival, a wedding ceremony and or  the likes. 

READ: 100 Years, 7 Tribes, 1 Celebration: Bukidnon's Kaamulan Festival

kaamulanolan
photo from Travel Teller

Bukidnon is rich in culture as it has the living heritage of seven indegenous tribes ; the Manobo, the Higaonon, the Talaandig, the Matigsalug, the Tigwahanon, the Bukidnon and the Umayamnon.


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