Cebu City Travel Guide

Cebu City or the “Queen City of the South” is one of the most popular jumping off-points in all of the Philippines for foreign visitors, with the busiest sea port in the Philippines and the second largest air hub. Cebu City is very known to both locals and foreign tourists because of its wonderful beaches and amazing untouched nature especially on its provinces. Having a grandeur Cebu City Tour is the best thing to do while you are visiting Cebu. 

 

Places in Cebu to visit:

  1. Taoist Temple – Visit the temple for a unique look at the island's Chinese heritage. 

  2. Crown Regency Sky Experience Adventure – Adventure seekers may head to the top floor to experience a breathtaking view of this modern city. You may also opt to join in the extreme rides that literally puts you on the edge of the city, or you may walk around the edge of the building (don't worry, safety cables are attached) to experience this once in a lifetime experience. All of these you can enjoy for a small fee 

  3. Magellan’s Cross – An octagonal building decorated with murals containing a large wooden cross that commemorates the Portuguese conquistador Ferdinand Magellan who planted a wooden cross upon converting the original inhabitants to Christianity. 

  4. Sirao Flower Farm – Have a relaxing day in Sirao Flower Farm with a feeling of being in Amsterdam with all the beautiful and colorful flowers there. 

  5. Temple of Leah – This temple was built in 2012 as a symbol of the undying and unconditional love of Teodorico Soriano Adarna to his wife Leah for 53 years. 

  6. Fort San Pedro – it is a military defense structure built by the Spanish under the command of Miguel López de Legazpi, first governor of the Captaincy General of the Philippines. It is located in the area now called Plaza Indepedencia, in the pier area of the city. 

 

Quick Tip: 

If you are visiting Cebu on or until January, you should not miss the grandest festival in the country which is Sinulog Festival. It is the oldest and most famous festival in the Philippines. Sinulog festival takes place during the 3rd week of January and it will be a week-long celebration, fun and excitement!