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Lapu Lapu Statue

Barangay Mactan, Lapu Lapu, Philippines
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A nice renovated park as a tribute to the local hero Lapu Lapu . Local souvenir stalls & fish... read more

Reviewed May 17, 2017
London, United Kingdom
Daddy that man is holding a skateboard...

obviously not a skateboard, but to my 3 year old it was close enough. Well worth stopping off here... read more

Reviewed May 16, 2017
Keiran C
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Barangay Mactan, Lapu Lapu, Philippines

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Reviewed May 17, 2017

A nice renovated park as a tribute to the local hero Lapu Lapu . Local souvenir stalls & fish restaurants where you pick your fish & seafood & its cooked to your liking.

Thank barrowboy1
Reviewed May 16, 2017

obviously not a skateboard, but to my 3 year old it was close enough. Well worth stopping off here and looking at this little park. It was odd to have Brian Adams blasting from the loud speakers as we came in, but the monuments and...More

Thank Keiran C
Reviewed May 15, 2017

The facility is a tourist-friendly destination especially for people who are interested to know the history of Spanish colonization in the Philippines. It is well-maintained and organized. I commend the local government of Mactan for making this place a real tourist destination in Cebu.

Thank arjthegreatwanderer
Reviewed May 13, 2017

Hello all. I remember this statue well, as I've been to Cebu now 16 times. Got married here back in the later 80's. Back a few yrs ago, this statue was all by itself with loads of casual parking all around it, along with a...More

Thank Mangolover1
Reviewed May 13, 2017 via mobile

Cool park .. small .. many shops around where you can buy different things . The statute it's ok .. I mean it's a statue . It's not moving ! 😂🙄 but you can have a short walk there in the park .

Thank Maria I
Reviewed April 29, 2017 via mobile

I went to see the statue with my 2 young kids. A guide approached me and offered to take pictures with my camera. At first I was very suspicious of the man. But right next to him was a police officer. So maybe a picture...More

Thank Wakako S
Reviewed April 26, 2017 via mobile

4+ rating on trip advisor. It's nothing more than a Plaster of Paris statue made by children, in the middle of a dirty park with stalls selling tourist trash. Having said that I did purchase three coconut bags for people back home. The end....

1  Thank Lee H
Reviewed April 23, 2017

The people in the area are very proud of Lapu Lapu. Area around the statue is very pleasant and there are a lot of stalls here to buy local produce. Doesn't take long to go around the area and see the original landing place of...More

Thank Brian G
Reviewed April 23, 2017 via mobile

It is great to see and learn more about the history of Cebu by visiting this landmark.The statue is about the same size of the statue of David in Florence Italy.We had a wonderful tour guide Hermie who explained the battle sight which took place...More

1  Thank maryanne o
Reviewed April 20, 2017

The Lapu-Lapu Statue and Magellan's Marker are in the same small park. Plenty of souvenir and snack options available.

Thank Jake E
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Frances A
July 6, 2017|
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Response from David B | Reviewed this property |
No, admission is free.
Clyde P
June 16, 2017|
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Response from OhYa1337 | Reviewed this property |
Always open :P
Jecka H
July 12, 2015|
Response from cebutravler511 | Reviewed this property |
The address is Punta Engano Road it is 7.1 km from the Marcelo Fernan Bridge it is north east up the Quezon National Highway. I hope this helps.