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Iconic Structures in Vigan

This is part of our Ilocos Tour. One of Vigan’s most iconic symbols is the Bantay Watch Tower... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Jun D
History comes alive.

We found a great local tour guide, "James" who provided us with a detailed understanding of the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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beside St Augustine Church, Vigan, Luzon, Philippines
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is part of our Ilocos Tour. One of Vigan’s most iconic symbols is the Bantay Watch Tower. Getting to the top of the bell tower is not as hard as you may think. You’ll need to sign a guestbook just before the entrance to...More

Thank Jun D
Reviewed 1 week ago

We found a great local tour guide, "James" who provided us with a detailed understanding of the Tower and it's history. It was like traveling in a time machine. It was great! Wear some comfortable shoes and enjoy yourself as you make the walk up....More

Thank David L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This beautiful old Spanish era bell tower should not be missed. It is well worth a visit and presents very good picture taking opportunities.

Thank Worldwatcher
Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

Another historical place in Ilocos Sur a must visit place. I'm amaze with the over looking view at the top of the bell tower. And it's a picture perfect both in entrance and at the top of the tower

Thank Nina B
Reviewed 23 April 2018

It was okay, there were a lot of people going there and no one's there to assist or to imposed the 10-15pax limit. On the other hand, the ambiance was good and the fresh air above was really nice that it makes you want to...More

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Reviewed 19 April 2018

Better if you come here on weekdays as there's a few tourist in the area and Its an advantage when you like to pose and take pictures :-) An amazing construction that was built by bricks in every detail.

Thank sheli_cious
Reviewed 28 March 2018

Make it a part of your Vigan day tour. Entrance fee is mandated but the amount is not compulsory. There is a registration desk at the entrance. You get to sign your name and input the amount you wish to "contribute". Great photo opportunity.

Thank philip james r v
Reviewed 9 March 2018

how i love traveling in vigan visiting these popular landmarks,..how i love vigan always in our hearts ,.

Thank Genie M
Reviewed 5 March 2018

Not a very tall tower - only 2-3 flights of stairs so can be climbed pretty easily. The tower is quite small so can only fit 8-10 people at the top. Nice views of the city. Best to visit early to beat the crowds

Thank Titus80
Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

The tower is not so high one would need to worry about getting up. They say one can ser over Vigan town but truthfully there isn’t much of a nice view anyway. But it overlooks the church. There are several old church bells and a...More

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