Kabayan (Benguet) Tourist Spots, History, Festival

Kabayan is a 4th class landlocked municipality of Benguet Province in Cordillera Administrative Region, Philippines.

Profile of Kabayan Municipality (Geography)
Location –> Northern part of Benguet Province in the Cordillera Region (See map below)
Neighboring Towns –> Buguias (north), Tinoc in Iugao Province and Kayapa in Nueva Vizcaya (east), Bokod (south), Atok and Kibungan (west)
Area –> 242.69 km2 (93.70 sq mi)
Population –> 15,260 (2015 Census)
Revenue (2016) –> 75,898,617.56
Barangays –> 13
Terrain –> Mountainous
Industries –> Agriculture, Trading, Tourism
Major Products –> Rice, Vegetables, Poultry, Handicraft, Home-made Food Items
People/Language –> Ibaloi, Kankana-ey, Ilocano, Tagalog, English
Legislative District –> Lone
Government Officials
Congressman (caretaker) –> Eric Yap
Mayor –> Basilio Louie A. Daoal
Vice Mayor –> Mircoles A. Lamses

History of Kabayan

The town of Kabayan was established on November 22, 1900 along with Adaoay which was later integrated with Kabayan.

Economy of Kabayan

Kabayan is an agricultural town where vegetables are the major products.

Tourist Spots in Kabayan

Timbac Caves
Mount Pulag
Mount Singakalsa
Mount Tabayoc
Lake Tabeo

Festival in Kabayan

Kiling Festival

Map of Kabayan Municipality in Benguet

See also: Profile of Mayor Basilio Louie A. Daoal, Governor Melchor Diclas

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