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Paoay Church

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Marcos Ave, Paoay, Luzon, Philippines
+63 2 751 2146
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Stopped by on our way to Pagudpud and it is serenely beautiful. The food area surrounding this area... read more

Reviewed November 5, 2017
Liz M
Antipolo City, Philippines
via mobile
Paoay Church

The Interior and exterior architecture of this church is simply awesome. Dropped by before heading... read more

Reviewed October 29, 2017
Singapore, Singapore
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Marcos Ave, Paoay, Luzon, Philippines
+63 2 751 2146
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Reviewed November 5, 2017 via mobile

Stopped by on our way to Pagudpud and it is serenely beautiful. The food area surrounding this area are mediocre.

Thank Liz M
Reviewed October 29, 2017 via mobile

The Interior and exterior architecture of this church is simply awesome. Dropped by before heading to Vigan. It’s located within the City proper, near St. William Cathedral and Sinking Bell Tower. Perfect to visit at night.

Thank FaeMarieS
Reviewed September 16, 2017

...going to the Ilocos region won't be complete without visiting this place. It is indeed a majestic church that hold lots of history for Paoay. The gardens are huge and the tower is imposing. The interior is spacious with ancient adornments. Parking around this area...More

Thank KrissSantes
Reviewed August 27, 2017 via mobile

If you appreciate architecture, then The Paoay Church is a must see in Ilocos, Norte. It's worth a visit!

1  Thank mr_eddiefraoslonorge
Reviewed August 15, 2017 via mobile

We were on our way back to Vigan from Ilocos Norte when my parents decided to stop over to Paoay church. I had no idea where was this place and it was my first time to hear about it. When we got there, I was...More

Thank Odessa E
Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

This place was the frist stop of our tour, such a great architectural view, knowing that this old church is still standing firm! A must see place.

Thank Nash I
Reviewed July 3, 2017 via mobile

Paoay Church was declared as a National Cultural Treasure by the Philippine government in 1973, and a UNESCO World Hertiage Site under the collective group of Baroque Churches of the Philippines in 1993. (From wikipedia) Definitely, this church is a must-visit one when you go to Ilocos....More

1  Thank Marielle D
Reviewed June 24, 2017 via mobile

I was amaze how beautiful the Paoay Church is. This Church is the primary example of Spanish colonial earthquake baroque architecture since many destructive earthquakes destroyed earlier churches in the country and Paoay Church stood still. It brings back the good old times. A must...More

Thank Star0714
Reviewed June 14, 2017 via mobile

💚Just before my eyes St. Augustine, Church of Paoay, a UNESCO World Heritage Site 1993 due to its historical and architectural significance. It takes almost two decades to complete the construction which had been started 1694 and completed on 1710. Come to think of it,...More

Thank greenieminty
Reviewed June 13, 2017 via mobile

Known for withstanding all calamities and earthquakes, San Augustine church, commonly known as Paoay Church, is a must see. With a vast open area in front of it, you can easily take pictures of the church.

Thank fellizee
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