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Magellan’s Shrine is the first tourist spot we went to being near the Macatangay Airport. You’ll find the exact spot where Datu Lapu Lapu killed Magellan. Our guide told us that Magellan and the rest of his soldiers were buried here.
There are no entrance...More
This shrine shares the same place with Lapu Lapu's Statue and is positioned in the center instead of Lapu Lapu's. I simply do not agree to put more limelight on the enemy memorial because Lapu Lapu Statue must be superimposed in the plaza and not...More
If you will check I also have a review of Lapu-Lapu Shrine since they are just in one place but can be reviewed separately, anyways since these two gentlemen fought each other in that place so I believe thats the reason why their shrines are...More
We felt like this place was lacking something serious. It is free to enter and see the statue but for something that is suppose to be very important for the people we felt it was missing something. We visited twice, first in the afternoon just...More
We actually found this place by walking and exploring the area around our resort. It was a pleasant surprise and learned more about Magellan and how he died and Lapu Lapu as a Filipino hero. There's nice views of a river in the area plus...More
I never thought that I would be in this historical place which I only read in history books in my grade school days. Inside the Mactan Shrine park is the bronze statue of Lapu- lapu. It was awesome! The place is spacious, good for strolling...More