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“Great view of the sea from here” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Punta Cruz Watch Tower

Punta Cruz Watch Tower
Tagbilaran City, Philippines
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Type: Observation Decks/ Towers, Landmarks
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Antipolo City
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31 reviews 31 reviews
11 attraction reviews
Reviews in 18 cities Reviews in 18 cities
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
“Great view of the sea from here”
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.

Visited December 2012
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Bangkok, Thailand
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“Pleasant spot for a picnic”
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.

Visited August 2012
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Cagayan de Oro, Philippines
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“Interesting”
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 in Bohol as there were many to choose from.

Visited May 2012
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Calumpang
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“Nice to see”
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.

Visited May 2012
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Melbourne, Australia
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“Great views across the water!”
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 place dates back to the Spanish times and was build in 1796. This was a look-out post against pirates and one can see for miles across the ocean from the lookout.

Visited January 2012
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