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Address: Banawa Hills, Cebu City 6000, Philippines

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Just walk around & enjoy the history & people , I did a day tour with the travel agency close to my hotel , money well spent , tours are very expensive in the Philippines , this... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2016
Jeffrey B
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North Korea
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7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 18 November 2016

Boring nothing to see here shouldn't even be listed as a toursit attraction, infrastructure problems and zoning issues is the main reasons you cant see beaches like in hawaii too bad....

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Reviewed 27 August 2016

Just walk around & enjoy the history & people , I did a day tour with the travel agency close to my hotel , money well spent , tours are very expensive in the Philippines , this was quite cheap .

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Thank Jeffrey B
Lazi, Philippines
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16 reviews
12 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 8 May 2016

It's on top of the mountain. Quiet place. Statues are far from each other since it is used for Station of the Cross.

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1 Thank DanetteBorongan
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21 reviews
8 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 5 April 2016

This is the place for those who want to do the stations of the cross, and make a little sacrifice by walking through slopes for each stations. Each stations are strategically located far from each other and into a slightly hilly location. It is a good place to reflect the passion of Jesus Christ.

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Thank Charmine A
Cebu Island, Philippines
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11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 March 2016

This is a must for those who would like to reflect on the passion and death of Jesus. This is a better place than going to the beaches during Good Friday. Bring umbrellas and sun block and don't forget the Way of the Cross Booklet.

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Thank Lansdb
Cebu Island, Philippines
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27 reviews
13 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 12 February 2016

This is one of my favorite places in Cebu to just get outside. Access seems to be unrestricted, though i wouldn't venture there at night. There is a very nice Stations of the Cross trail through some semi-forest, and other foot paths here and there. You can sit on grass at the top of a hill, under the shade of... More 

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Thank Mark M
Cebu City, Philippines
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125 reviews
74 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 27 September 2015

This is actually a cemetery but I didn't know it until we were on our way back. I initially thought it was just a park owned by a religious order because of the religious icons around. The view from here is awesome. It is for free too! It's located in Banawa, it will only take you more or less 30mins... More 

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Thank AiExplorePh
Cebu City, Philippines
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15 reviews
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Reviewed 1 September 2015

People flock at this place during Lenten season. An important place for reminiscing the stations of the cross.

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Thank Cheryll Y
Cebu City, Philippines
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249 reviews
170 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 18 April 2015

This place is unique - a memorial park with life size statues that portrays the station of the cross. Usually it is full during the Lenten Season. The place is accessible and easy to locate.

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2 Thank nathzniel
Cebu
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78 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 April 2014

Celestial Garden is more known as the Good Shepherd (the name of the road) or Tanchan (name of its owners). Years ago, the road going up is difficult and uphill. Ones penance would start from the Banawa road below going up to the gardens. Now, there are habal-habal drivers waiting for you at a 20peso per person rate and deliver... More 

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3 Thank chickmom

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