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Castle Church at Cebu

There always be the so called first time, and it’s the time that I saw that kind of huge castle... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Davao City, Philippines
Cheap Souvenirs Sold by Locals

Local vendors, young and old, sell souvenirs such as beads and keychains to tourists near the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Puchong, Malaysia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There always be the so called first time, and it’s the time that I saw that kind of huge castle church in Cebu City. After a long bus travel, we’ve reached the place Simala. It’s under construction when we get there but still we have...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Local vendors, young and old, sell souvenirs such as beads and keychains to tourists near the entrance at a cheap price. Please do support them! They need the money to support their livelihoods.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This church is impressive by the size of itself. It's surrounded by a nice garden and a nice overview on a forest and the see. Also, this place isn't well known for now by foreigner. I strongly recomend this place to see.

Thank yato2017
Reviewed October 7, 2018

It is worth a long drive for such a mission and visitation at the Miraculous Simala Shrine in Cebu. A lot of wished and prayers granted posted on every corners almost filling the entire Shrine, from simple prayers and that their devotions shows hoe effective...More

Thank Jen M
Reviewed September 22, 2018

Truly a miraculous place indeed. With a sincere heart praying to the ever gracious Mother Mary, anything is possible. It is good thing that this Shrine has become a place for Faith Tourism here in the Philippines. Be ready upon going there as it may...More

Thank raddy0088
Reviewed September 4, 2018 via mobile

We proceeded to this place after my dive with the Whale Sharks Butanding in Tan-awan, Oslob as this was on the way back to Cebu City. It was mid day very very hot and in the entrance I was told I can’t get in as...More

Thank Exploration577570
Reviewed September 2, 2018

I heard about this place so much before my Cebu trip and finally I was there. It is surely a lovely place for prayers. So nicely maintained the whole place, very clean and systematic. It will take almost 2 hrs from Cebu by Van or...More

Thank arundutta18
Reviewed August 28, 2018

Our third visit, successfully with my Mother-in-Law. Four years ago we weren't aloud in due to dress code, which is understandable. The grandeur and beauty of this shrine speaks for itself. A tourist spot but more so as a Holy place. During this visit, we...More

Thank AinzDDP
Reviewed August 22, 2018

I love coming back to this shrine. The church’s design is lovely and very European, set against a mountainous background that wonderfully fills the senses. The peaceful surroundings make it perfect for spiritual reflection. There are many corners of the church grounds that one might...More

1  Thank prettier_in_pink
Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

This place is a shrine but you’ll be surprised how big it is. It actually looked more like a castle. We went here on a Sunday so a lot of people are lined up to be able to touch the statue of Mama Mary. A...More

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Mary Ann J
November 11, 2018|
Response from yato2017 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Mary Ann, so in fact this place is accessible for elderly person. I remember myself seeing some person with wheelchair visiting this place as well. Hope that my answer can help you regards,
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June 17, 2018|
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Response from nicehue | Reviewed this property |
Malapit sa E-mall. Just ask around 😉 madali naman matuntun
Marie G
June 9, 2018|
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Response from nicehue | Reviewed this property |
No need to schedule or book a tour. You can always go there by bus or better yet ride a v-hire for a faster way to go there.