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Memorial Park with Giant Way of the Cross

Heard about the place for sometime. It is a place people go to for the way of the cross during holy... read more

Reviewed 6 March 2018
Cebu City, Philippines
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Lot to see

Just walk around & enjoy the history & people , I did a day tour with the travel agency close to my... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2016
Jeffrey B
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Banawa Hills, Cebu City 6000, Philippines
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Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

Heard about the place for sometime. It is a place people go to for the way of the cross during holy week. It is out of the way. A real sacrifice. It is at the end of a small street off the main street. The...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

The Good Shepherd Celestial Garden is a cemetery at the mountain side of Banawa, Cebu City but is has also become a major attraction during Holy Week because there are statues there where Christian pilgrims can do Stations of the Cross. Every year I do...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

It was our first visit. We decided to do something different this year's holy week. Celestial Gardens is a popular way of the cross destination for Cebuanos. It is really a memorial garden. The owners put up these bigger than life stations of the cross...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank LeisureTraveler8888
Reviewed 18 November 2016

Boring nothing to see here shouldn't even be listed as a toursit attraction, infrastructure problems and zoning issues is the main reasons you cant see beaches like in hawaii too bad....

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed 28 August 2016

Just walk around & enjoy the history & people , I did a day tour with the travel agency close to my hotel , money well spent , tours are very expensive in the Philippines , this was quite cheap .

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Jeffrey B
Reviewed 8 May 2016

It's on top of the mountain. Quiet place. Statues are far from each other since it is used for Station of the Cross.

Date of experience: February 2016
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Reviewed 5 April 2016

This is the place for those who want to do the stations of the cross, and make a little sacrifice by walking through slopes for each stations. Each stations are strategically located far from each other and into a slightly hilly location. It is a...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Charmine A
Reviewed 15 March 2016

This is a must for those who would like to reflect on the passion and death of Jesus. This is a better place than going to the beaches during Good Friday. Bring umbrellas and sun block and don't forget the Way of the Cross Booklet.

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank Lansdb
Reviewed 12 February 2016

This is one of my favorite places in Cebu to just get outside. Access seems to be unrestricted, though i wouldn't venture there at night. There is a very nice Stations of the Cross trail through some semi-forest, and other foot paths here and there....More

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank Mark M
Reviewed 27 September 2015

This is actually a cemetery but I didn't know it until we were on our way back. I initially thought it was just a park owned by a religious order because of the religious icons around. The view from here is awesome. It is for...More

Date of experience: May 2015
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