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Statue of the Divine Mercy

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Address: El Salvador, Mindanao, Philippines

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Miracles happens everywhere

One of the religious attraction in the Philippines. Divine Mercy presently known as the highest Divine Mercy statue in the world. Visit for a prayer. You can visit my blog on... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 18, 2015
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Cagayan de Oro, Philippines
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Cagayan de Oro, Philippines
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

One of the religious attraction in the Philippines. Divine Mercy presently known as the highest Divine Mercy statue in the world. Visit for a prayer. You can visit my blog on how to go up to the shrine at http://traveldiary-007.com/divine-mercy-shrine/

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Iloilo City, Philippines
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146 reviews 146 reviews
78 attraction reviews
188 helpful votes 188 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

Divine Mercy is a must visit for the devotees. I'm not a devotee but i should say the place is beautiful and solemn. Ladies are not allowed to wear shorts and long pants. They are required to wear a skirt or a wrap around upon entering the shrine premises. Men are not allowed to wear sleeveless and slippers. They have... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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37 reviews 37 reviews
29 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

To be in this place of faith is a a joy beyond words. The super-imposing huge statue of the DIVINE MERCY humbles you to the ground. His arms so widely stretch, all- embracing just captivate your tired spirit. It is on a hilltop facing the awesome Macajalar Bay of Cagayan De Oro, a Northern Mindanao city. Nature is just grand... More 

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Cagayan de Oro, Philippines
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26 reviews 26 reviews
10 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

A perfect setting to renew and reflect. You should not miss this place, when in Cagayan de Oro. Its just a few minutes away from the City Proper. Public Transportations are available from the City Proper.

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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32 reviews 32 reviews
12 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

The Divine Mercy Statue is located at the top of the Divine Mercy Hills in El Salvador, Misamis Oriental (-+ 15 minutes drive from CDO) Words is not enough to describe, what you see and how you feel, as you see the beauty of the surrounding area leading to the Divine Mercy Shrine. On either side of the pathway, the... More 

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Chonburi, Thailand
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66 reviews 66 reviews
61 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

A 5 minutes drive from the main highway of El Salvador city proper. A parking lot for private cars and stairs for people wants to walk going up to the shrine. The garden is well maintained and the view from the top is very relaxing. A catholic mass and religious routine of praying into the top of the shrine where... More 

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cagayan de oro
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59 reviews 59 reviews
34 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

outside of cagayan de oro city heading south is a graceful place with a large shrine of the Virgin Mary of the catholic faith..mass is held within the grounds and there is a nice walkway with flowers..it gets a crowd..there are always someone selling food and drinks and candles for the shrine..its a nice place to visit and say a... More 

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Adelaide
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31 reviews 31 reviews
11 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

Twice I have been there now and the views are breath taking. When it comes to the facilities it does lack a little but, like no resturant, there are shops down bellow. It depends on what you are looking for.... Its a religious spot so you dont want it too commercialized. It is disappointing the hike to the heart isnt... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

Its 5 years since I last visited this religious site. I found it to be peaceful, restful and spiritual. The statue is seriously big and spectacular but in line with other with other contributors I must remark that it is a stiff climb up many steps to get to it. Temperatures here can reach 50C in April May and June... More 

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Cagayan de Oro, Philippines
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8 reviews 8 reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

Felt like I can talk to Jesus face-to-face. Beware of your children if your're going to visit this place during holy week because its very crowded. I've seen a lost child when we went here. Food is allowed inside the premises. Avoid wearing skirts and sleeveless to prevent hassles.

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