We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save
Share
Review Highlights
Ruined after the earthquake

A watch tower used by Filipinos guarding the place from invasion of sea pirates and others. Years... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2017
MijnlieverdFH
,
Amsterdam
Interesting views of surrounding uplifted ridges

Worth visiting the tower for the views of the surrounding land that was underwater prior to the... read more

Reviewed May 31, 2017
Karen C
,
London
Read all 25 reviews
11
All photos (11)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent8%
  • Very good48%
  • Average36%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Feb 16, 2018
“nice view”
Dec 27, 2017
“Very old”
About
Contact
Maribojoc, Philippines
Reviews (25)
Filter reviews
20 results
Traveler rating
2
9
7
1
1
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
2
9
7
1
1
See what travelers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 20 reviews
Reviewed February 16, 2018

i was friends when i visit here. . .we do snorkel and lot fun here. . beautiful,.. i heard that this place will soon be improve by the previous mayor to build a boulivard soon. .

Thank jjj1282018
Reviewed December 27, 2017 via mobile

The tower has been restored after the earthquake. The place is on the same way and side of Bohol aquarium Zoo driving on the provincial road. The tower is about 450 years old. The sea view is beautiful. We saw a mountain of sand,I think...More

Thank bofone21
Reviewed August 6, 2017

A watch tower used by Filipinos guarding the place from invasion of sea pirates and others. Years ago it was in good shape before the earthquake but now it looked like it is not yet attended to. Yet it has its part in the history...More

Thank MijnlieverdFH
Reviewed May 31, 2017

Worth visiting the tower for the views of the surrounding land that was underwater prior to the 2013 earthquake. The quake shifted a swathe of land as much as 5m higher in some places.

Thank Karen C
Reviewed January 16, 2017

The watch tower is an impressive sight but you can not enter it unfortunately. It costs judy a few P to call in and walk around it, and it is nice to look at. Also at this site is evidence of the 2013 earthquake as...More

Thank Richard_VanBob
Reviewed July 22, 2016

It was under construction when we were there. Unless you can enter it, its a tower of bricks. Skip it

2  Thank Madamebag
Reviewed June 11, 2016

You'd think after three years the watch tower might have already been restored. But it looked like the restoration even stopped. We visited during low tide and it was disappointing because there was just trash everywhere on the beach. The people in the area should...More

1  Thank Luanna Bianca I
Reviewed March 25, 2016

Worth a short visit on the way to Tagbilaran but the tower itself was destroyed during the earthquake in 2013.

1  Thank Malgorzata P
Reviewed June 17, 2015

Shame that they charge for just a small insignificant old tower. nice the fact is on the waterfront. Bring your on food an bevarage as the place there is a shamble

Thank Antonio G
Reviewed December 9, 2014

Unfortunately since the Earthquake this has not been restored so you can't go inside and view from the Tower. A real shame. Still enjoyed it though although it's incredibly difficult to find on a motorbike; and maybe that's why we enjoyed it so much. Can't...More

1  Thank 1itinerant
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Punta Cruz Watch Tower staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines