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Lapu-Lapu Monument
Cebu Top 11 in Can't Miss Attractions

4.4/5
59 Reviews
MonumentStatue/Sculpture
Liked by 5
Open Open 24 hours
Recommended Sightseeing Time: 1 hour
Address: Mactan, Lapu-Lapu City

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Clean and chill place. We must be responsible and not leave trash anyware. Perfect place to unwind

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  • FerdinanddelToro
    FerdinanddelToro
    On the Road
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    Cool area

    The statue is cool to see, but it's just a statue. It doesn't do or say anything. Can't get anything from it, like all other statues. The story behind the statue is interesting. The area the statue is...

    Reviewed on /Date(1611467931000+0800)/
  • mariaedilfaj
    mariaedilfaj
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    Paradise garden

    Very nice and historic place a great experience to think about history and courage and the love of the land for his men.

    Reviewed on /Date(1601939041000+0800)/
  • Mark D
    Mark D
    Cebu City, Cebu Island, Visayas
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    cool statue

    If you are in Lapu Lapu yo are probably staying in a resort, take a few minutes to see this and get a few pics.....even if you are not.. cool place to go,, look around.. historical.. when I was there,...

    Reviewed on /Date(1588440786000+0800)/
  • Dianne A
    Dianne A
    Sydney, Australia
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    LAPU LAPU STATUE

    This statue is now standing close to a market selling souvenirs. In the photo he's surrounded by foliage looking proud. Now he's standing in what looks like a car park. What a shame. This is amazing h...

    Reviewed on /Date(1585746047000+0800)/
  • Bob1O
    Bob1O
    Atlanta, Georgia, USA
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    Apparently was the spot where Magellan was killed.

    Lots of souvenir vendors. Not much there but is of historical significance. Not many people were there the day we were there. 1/2 hour was more than enough although we were offered an opportunity to r...

    Reviewed on /Date(1585714776000+0800)/

Additional Information

Introduction

A statue to Lapu-Lapu, the Mactan warrior who eliminated Ferdinand Magellan in the Battle of Mactan and is considered the first national hero of the Philippines.
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