Bicol, also known as Bicol Region, is an administrative region of the Philippines, designated as Region V. Bicol comprises six provinces, four on the Bicol Peninsula mainland – , , , and – and the offshore island provinces of and .The regional center is Legazpi City and has one Independent Component City, the .

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, officially the Province of , is a province in the Bicol Region of the . Photo: Captaincid, CC BY-SA 3.0.

, often shortened to CamSur, is the largest of the six provinces of the Bicol peninsula. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

, officially the Province of , is a province in the located in the Bicol Region.

is an active volcano with a nearly perfect cone in the province of in the . Photo: Nopira, Public domain.


is an island province of the , located in the Bicol Region, off the eastern coast of the Bicol Peninsula. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a largely rural island province, part of Bicol region in the . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a province in Bicol region of the . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

Calaguas is a common reference to a group of islands, northeast of Vinzons, , Paracale and towns in in the . Photo:, CC BY 2.0.


Latitude of center
13.3139° or 13° 18' 50" north
Longitude of center
123.5639° or 123° 33' 50" east
306 metres (1004 feet)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Arabic: Bicol nga Rehiyon
  • Armenian: Բիկոլի շրջան
  • Asturian: Rexón de Bicol
  • Balinese: Bicol
  • Banjar: Bicol
  • Basque: Bicolgo eskualdea
  • Bengali: বিকোল অঞ্চল
  • Capiznon: Bicol
  • Catalan: Regió de Bicol
  • Cebuano: Bikol
  • Central Bikol: Rehiyon Bikol
  • Chavacano: Región de Bicol
  • Chinese: Bicol
  • Chinese: 比科尔地区
  • Chinese: 比科爾
  • Chinese: 比科爾區
  • Croatian: Bicol
  • Dutch: Bicol Region
  • English: Bicol Region
  • English: Region 5
  • English: Region V
  • Esperanto: Bikola Regiono
  • Finnish: Bicolin alue
  • French: Bicol
  • French: Région de Bicol
  • Georgian: ბიკოლის რეგიონი
  • German: Bicol-Region
  • German: Bicol Region
  • Gorontalo: Bicol
  • Hebrew: מחוז ביכול
  • Hiligaynon: Bicol
  • Hindi: बिकोल क्षेत्र
  • Iloko: Rehion V
  • Iloko: Rehion ti Bicol
  • Italian: Bicol
  • Japanese: ビコル半島
  • Japanese: ビコル地方
  • Javanese: Bicol
  • Kinaray-A: Bicol
  • Korean: 비콜 지방
  • Lao: Rehion ti Bicol
  • Latin: Bicol Regio
  • Latin: Bicol Region
  • Literary Chinese: 比科爾
  • Lithuanian: Bikolo regionas
  • Macedonian: Бикол
  • Macedonian: Регион V
  • Malay: Daerah Bicol
  • Malay: Daerah V
  • Min Nan Chinese: Bicol
  • Minangkabau: Bicol
  • Norwegian: Bicol Region
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Bicol Region
  • Occitan (post 1500): Bicol (region)
  • Pampanga: Labuad Bicol
  • Pangasinan: Bicol Region
  • Persian: منطقه بیکل
  • Polish: Bicol Region
  • Portuguese: Região de Bicol
  • Rinconada Bikol: Bicol
  • Russian: Бикольский Регион
  • Russian: Бикольский регион
  • Spanish: Bicolandia
  • Sundanese: Bicol
  • Swedish: Bikolregionen
  • Tagalog: Bicol
  • Tagalog: Kabikulan
  • Tagalog: Rehiyon 5
  • Tagalog: Rehiyon V
  • Tagalog: Rehiyon ng Bikol
  • Tamil: பிகோல் பிராந்தியம்
  • Tatar: Биколь төбәге
  • Tetum: Bicol
  • Thai: เขตบีโคล
  • Ukrainian: Бікол
  • Urdu: بیکول علاقہ
  • Vietnamese: Bicol
  • Waray (Philippines): Bicol nga Rehiyon
  • Yue Chinese: 比科爾

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