Malaybalay City Tourism, Philippines

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Malaybalay, officially City of Malaybalay (Cebuano: Dakbayan sa Malaybalay; Filipino: Lungsod ng Malaybalay), is a first income class component city and the capital and administrative center of the province of Bukidnon, Philippines. The city, dubbed as the "South Summer Capital of the Philippines", is bordered north by Impasugong; west by Lantapan; south by Valencia City and San Fernando; and east by Cabanglasan and Agusan del Sur. According to the 2015 census, the city is inhabited by 174,625 residents. It was formerly part of the province of Misamis Oriental as a municipal district in the late 19th century. When the special province of Agusan (now Agusan del Norte and Agusan del Sur) and its sub-province (Bukidnon) were created in 1907, Malaybalay was designated as the capital of Bukidnon. It was then formally established as a municipality on October 19, 1907 and was created into a city on February 11, 1998 by virtue of Republic Act 8490. Malaybalay City is the venue of the Kaamulan Festival, held annually from mid-February to March 10.


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Facts and Stats for Malaybalay City*

  • Malaybalay City: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Malaybalay City for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Malaybalay City.

    • Burglary and Theft 25 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 75 (High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 25 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 25 (Low)
    • Attacks 75 (High)
    • Drug offense 25 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 75 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 25 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 25 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 75 (High)
  • Living in Malaybalay City - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 64.06 (High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Malaybalay City

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Malaybalay City

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.12 USD
    • International Movie per seat 2.85 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 12.37 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 60.27 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 43.14 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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