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Punta Cruz Watch Tower

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Ranked #24 of 43 Attractions in Bohol Island
Type: Observation Decks/ Towers
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Manila, Manila, Philippines
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20 reviews 20 reviews
4 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

Really cool pace, but off the beaten path. Not much signage there to explain the history behind the watch tower. Really cool view from the top - so awesome that you can go inside the tower.

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Antipolo City
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27 reviews 27 reviews
11 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2012

From the tower you can see a great view of the sea. It was like your in clouds up in the tower. :-) The whole place was refreshing with all those trees and green grass sorrounding the place.

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Bangkok, Thailand
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425 reviews 425 reviews
152 attraction reviews
238 helpful votes 238 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2012

Very pleasant views; interesting old stone tower; refreshing sea breezes! Makes for a good lunch spot or place to relax.

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Cagayan de Oro, Philippines
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2012

It's an interesting and mysterious old structure beside the sea...according to the locals it was used as look out for pirates. While standing there facing the sea the wind is blowing, very refreshing. When we get there the place is not crowded...you can choose a place, sit and relax for a while then off you go to other tour destinations... More

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Calumpang
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25 reviews 25 reviews
17 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2012

Nice for the change is this watch tower. You can roam around and have a look at the second floor.

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Melbourne, Australia
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171 attraction reviews
1,116 helpful votes 1,116 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2012

Its not a place you would spend a lot of time at but nonetheless we are glad we visited. We arrived at this place at dusk after a very busy day on the countryside tour trying to cram in as many sights as possible. From the top of the watch tower you have sight of Cebu, Siquijor, and Mindanao. This... More

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Cavite
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16 reviews 16 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2009

For a typical tourist, you can only go to here if you visit the Mag-Aso Falls or other sights in Antequera. Entrance fee is P10/head. The tower is exactly just that--a stone fortress overlooking the beautiful sea. After you take the mandatory pictures, there is nothing else to do. Unless you took with you some packed lunch to eat in... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2005

A Great Tower Marker I've been to the Punta Cruz Watch tower, and I would say it is a great tower marker with the original cross (?) there. It has a great view near sunset-- if the tower is not blocked by private jeepneys or other vehicles. That's the problem. The vehicles should not be allowed to park in front... More

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