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Address: Rizal Avenue, Puerto Princesa, Palawan Island, Philippines
Phone Number: +63 48 433 2607
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US$14.00*
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Half-Day Puerto Princesa City Tour
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US$20.00*
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Half-Day City Tour from Puerto Princesa

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cathedral

a cathedral surrounded by historical place such as the monument about the prisoners of war of USA in the world war II

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
hfitriasari
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Jakarta, Indonesia
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Jakarta, Indonesia
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

a cathedral surrounded by historical place such as the monument about the prisoners of war of USA in the world war II

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Newcastle, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The cathedral and grounds are a little tired and need some work. The spires of the cathedral are nice architecture. Inside the church is some lovely carved woodwork.

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

this church had a wedding while we were there which in itself was great to watch via a lattice screen so as not to disturb the wedding. There is a lot of amazing history,museum pieces, stone walls of immensely thick blocks & a internment wall inside the church complex.

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We walked around the city for an afternoon and came to see the cathedral. It's a nice, peaceful and cool place to stop a while. No entrance fee. Do take the time to visit the restored garrison behind the cathedral (the site of the Palawan massacre) which is also free.

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Doha, Qatar
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very big church exactly opposite Plaza Cuartel and adjacent to Rizal Park. No body inside but seems that it is well maintained.

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Quezon City, Philippines
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went here because well we are Catholics and since this is part of their City tour then we opted to visit here after a long tiring day. It was clean. Imagine a lot more churches here in the Philippines where people are around them selling random stuff...(Jesus will get mad at them..No Pun intended) The Church was cozy and... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely spot to relax and contemplate Puerto Princess, quite central or a short ride in one of the motor bike rickshaws,

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Gold Coast, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This cathedral is not very old as the original cathedral was bombed and destroyed during World War II, so it was built after the war.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

It was interesting to see this well preserved church in the city, it didn't look like a typical church in the Philippines. I love the pastel colour of the building it is quite striking and vibrant loved it.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

It is one of the famous tourist destinations. Its a blue & white coloured cathedral. Beautiful craftmanship. Located along the Rizal avenue opposite the Plaza Cuartel in the Barangay Liwanag. Must visit.

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