Welcome to the City of Sorsogon!


As part of the gateway to the Visayas and Mindanao, Sorsogon is a Melting pot of cultures and influences. From its earliest days as trading post frequented by the Chinese and Malay merchants, Sorsogon has evolved into a center of trade and commerce in the Bicol Region. Now a newly-created city, Sorsogon offers a promising economic climate, further bolstered by an investor-friendly city government.

It is also a visitor-friendly eco-tour destination offering unspoiled and pristine scenic vistas all around enhanced by a warm, accommodating and hospitable people.

All these, and more, await you in Sorsogon City. Come to Sorsogon now and discover a vibrant city worth visiting and doing business in.


                “Dagos tabi!” -a warm and friendly Bikol greeting, meaning, “Please come in, you are most welcome!”


Sorsogon City, a place of warm, friendly, ever-smiling and hospitable people.

                From its humble beginning as a tiny fishing village at the mouth of Sorsogon Bay, it has evolved in rambling, easy stages into the capital town of the Province of Sorsogon and, very recently, one of the newest cities in the country today.

As the political, economic, social, cultural, educational and recreational center of the Province, offering all the possible visitor needs and amenities, such as, hotels, hotels, pensions, restaurants, cafes, bars, entertainment and amusement spots, transportation and communication facilities, and local arts and crafts shops, Sorsogon City is the hub of the incomparable ecotourism adventure activities that the entire Province proudly offers the visitor, particularly its high-adventure whale shark or Butanding interaction activity off the waters of Donsol town.

The City itself has its own share of attraction to suit every interest – its scenic, cultural and historical places. And, since it is located at the southernmost tip of Luzon, it is also the gateway to the South of the Philippines.