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Cotta Fort

Ozamiz City, Mindanao 7200, Philippines
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Fort for Today

Living in Ozamiz with my wife and family, it was time to break away from household chores to... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2017
Stuart W
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Singapore, Singapore
Friendly trip

Every time I visited here is night time. Such a great place, so good and so cold. At the back of... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2017
queenmary28
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Pagadian City, Philippines
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good37%
  • Average21%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible0%
14 Oct 2017
“Fort for Today”
30 Aug 2017
“Friendly trip”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Ozamiz City, Mindanao 7200, Philippines
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Reviewed 14 October 2017

Living in Ozamiz with my wife and family, it was time to break away from household chores to explore on what ozamiz had on offer to the tourist industry. When you get to the Fort you are met by two stone statues of Spanish Soldiers...More

2  Thank Stuart W
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Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Every time I visited here is night time. Such a great place, so good and so cold. At the back of this building, there are some food stations.

Thank queenmary28
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Reviewed 4 February 2017

Nearest to the pier is the Cotta Fort of Ozamis City. This is a historical landmark during the pre spanish era. This place now a resort and a swimming area.

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Reviewed 30 January 2017

This place is a must see when visiting Ozamiz City. For the religious, you can pray at the Birhen, which is said to be miraculous, located in the middle of the fort. You can buy candles at a cheap price outside the fort. Aside from...More

1  Thank JMHerald
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Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

Birhen sa Cotta is believed to be miraculous. There are many prayers answered. Pilgrims come to visit and pray.

Thank Maria C
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Reviewed 9 November 2016

just a very simple boulevard just walk and obsrve whats in the sea. its nice to visit during sunrise and sunset.

1  Thank virmen
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Reviewed 3 November 2016

There is a sense of this is what life is,and the feeling of wow this could have been me if I was a filipino.the museum come information reception is worthy of note

Thank stanroyston10
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Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

It is just near the Port of Ozamiz. It is believed to be miraculous, and growing. There are many visitors there and a lot of vendors who sell rosaries and some sort of amulets. No entrance fee, just find a space and pray.

Thank ShemdExplorer
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Reviewed 1 November 2015

A Spanish Fortress built in 1756. It is beside the "Birhen sa Cotta" in the vicinity of the port area. There is a small museum inside the fort which could help people understand more about the history of Ozamiz. . A ramp leads you up...More

3  Thank HENRICH11
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Reviewed 28 September 2015

its right by the port the ferry docks.. full of people .. there is a shrine to Mary there as well.. I enjoyed walking around the fort. up on the walls looking out and in the arsenal.. if you are in ozamiz you should go...More

2  Thank Scott W
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