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MacArthur Landing Memorial Park

A must visit historical place. The MacArthur landing happened during World War 2. The best time... read more

Reviewed July 17, 2019
Cebu City, Philippines

I've been to this memorial many times. It offers a great photo opportunity with the larger than... read more

Reviewed December 3, 2018
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The Leyte Landing Memorial is a memorial to the landing of American General Douglas MacArthur and his men at Red Beach. The memorial was erected in tribute to MacArthur’s fulfillment of his promise to return to the Philippines after it was occupied...more
Red Beach, Barangay Candahug, Philippines
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Reviewed July 17, 2019

A must visit historical place. The MacArthur landing happened during World War 2. The best time to go there is when the sun's not too hot anymore in the afternoon. There are food stalls in the afternoon just across the landmark.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed May 11, 2019 via mobile

I just went here to have a photo op because my flight was early and I asked the driver to drop me off here before going to the hotel. A pace to relax and exercise with the backdrop of the sea.

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed January 10, 2019

It was a pleasant visit to this monument enjoyed by all of my family. Glad that the children came with us to visit this place as for them to learn and picked up some stories about the general. We enjoyed our visit here on our...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Linda B
Reviewed December 3, 2018 via mobile

I've been to this memorial many times. It offers a great photo opportunity with the larger than life statues. It's one of the cleanest places to visit in the Tacloban area.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank 1965Wade
Reviewed November 7, 2018 via mobile

This excellent suite celebrates the landing place of American General Douglas McArthur and his troops to relieve the Philippines from Their Japanese occupiers during WWII. The statue to commemorate this beach landing is quite beautiful and is situated in a very pleasant park-like location. It's...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Richard J
Reviewed October 16, 2018

Went back to Philippines to visit wife's family and friends and went to these Great Statues representing Douglas MacArthur who was an American five-star general and Field Marshal of the Philippine Army on the drive down from Tacloban airport going to Baybay city. On October...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank vizshaun
Reviewed July 24, 2018

This was damaged though the big storm but now its looking great and worth a visit to see the monument.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Lindsay K
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

This is the place where Gen Douglas MC Arthur first set foot on Philippine island on the process of liberating happened last October 1944. I hope I am right with this information. Just google the rest. I am a Waray by birth and I know...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Pdcagara
Reviewed May 10, 2018

I visited Leyte being the hometown of my folks on mother side. My brother brought me to a plaza, where not so far we can see the shoreline and the waves rolling to our feet at night, to breath fresh air. I was so surprise...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank delight_2016
Reviewed March 4, 2018

I could still fantasize the gigantic statue of Gen. Douglas Mac Arthur the Us Hero to the Filipinos.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Alicia M
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December 7, 2018|
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Response from Lindsay K | Reviewed this property |
Taxis is the best
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Response from pepperchip | Reviewed this property |
The hotels usually have tours offered since they coordinate with local tour agencies.