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Church of San Miguel Arcangel of Argao

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The Argao church or the Saint Michael the Archangel Parish church was built in 1734. The facade is... read more

Reviewed February 15, 2018
SherwinJoseph
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Home of St. Michael, the Archangel and Commanding General of GOD

BEST place to live when you retire from the city's unfriendly, not so healthy nature. People are so... read more

Reviewed October 1, 2017
Ildefonso P
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Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

The Argao church or the Saint Michael the Archangel Parish church was built in 1734. The facade is made of sand and coral stones making it appear white. It has a simple Baroque architecture, if there’s such thing. The church is just 8-minute walk from...More

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Reviewed 1 October 2017

BEST place to live when you retire from the city's unfriendly, not so healthy nature. People are so warm and generous. This is the ONE and ONLY HOME for the BEST and MOST DELICIOUS TORTA IN THE ENTIRE REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES...BAR NONE

Thank Ildefonso P
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Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

The Church is very old but the area is clean..Beside the church is argao hall of justice and argao museum..

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Reviewed 9 August 2017

well worth a visit, easy to imagine how the place looked a century or so ago. Just a pleasant walk away from the beach.

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Reviewed 24 June 2016

Argao Church was the first stop in my southern Cebu solo trip and it was worth the stop. I took a tricycle from the main highway to go to the church and town plaza. Its ornate design and the rich history make it a must-stop...More

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Reviewed 28 April 2016 via mobile

One of the oldest church in Cebu. This century ++ old church is one of the best standing church you will find in the province of Cebu. I am lucky enough to marry someone from Argao giving me all access to the church. Unfortunately, my...More

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Reviewed 17 March 2016

This is a very nice old Spanish Church go and give a look on the way to the south. The Church is simple and beautiful and on a hot day you also can cool you down inside the church!

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Reviewed 14 March 2016

I love the village of Argao. This beautiful historic church sits on the plaza where many other original buildings are still in use. It's just steps away from the pier and waterfront. You can see it from the national highway so you know when to...More

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Reviewed 13 March 2016

South Cebu is good for heritage tour and perfect for religious activities. Argao should not be missed for both reasons. Argao is not famous for the church, but for their torta (which taste I cannot comprehend!) Any tips or info how their torta was made?...More

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Reviewed 9 October 2015

its nice that this old church is still standing despite of the many natural disasters. hopefully it will still be up for more generations to come.

Thank Zyra77
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