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Serene

Its a good place to think and pray. I hope they could maintain it the way it is. The vines, smell... read more

Reviewed 14 April 2017
Jiepoot
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Makati, Philippines
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Serenity and peace

I visited the Bantay Bell Tower and the St Augustine Church twice but missed out the Chapel by the... read more

Reviewed 8 April 2017
soh_kien_peng
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Singapore, Singapore
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24 Jun 2017
“Day trip”
13 Apr 2017
“Serene”
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Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

It's within st augustine's compound, and part of the ruins from before. Entrance is free and you wont spend too much time unless there are some prayers involved

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Its a good place to think and pray. I hope they could maintain it the way it is. The vines, smell and antiqueness is very unique and soul enriching

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Jiepoot
Reviewed 8 April 2017

I visited the Bantay Bell Tower and the St Augustine Church twice but missed out the Chapel by the Ruins. Before leaving Vigan, I came here again to visit this chapel right inside the St Augustine Church. No one was in the chapel and I...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank soh_kien_peng
Reviewed 14 September 2016

we thought we weren't supposed to enter but it seems that anyone is free to come in.. you can pray and sit.. or just think about where to go next in your ilocos tour in this area.. :) great place to sit after having to...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank xXnicaXx
Reviewed 10 August 2016

The site was somehow meant to be a tourist destination but the ambience is still fit for a prayer or meditation nook. It has clean restrooms and there are people or staff who could assist on queries . A must see when you're in Vigan

Date of experience: November 2015
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Reviewed 13 May 2016

Our witty church tour guide told us that this church is used to be whole until one incident happen that makes it chapel under the sun. this place still nice to see, small benches where you can sit while saying your simple prayers. Include this...More

Date of experience: June 2015
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Reviewed 1 March 2016

Calm and serene experience, but some explanation or write up at entrance would help, so do your research before you go.

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank NeelNair
Reviewed 9 February 2016

This place is wonderful, peaceful, and a place to reflect. Its like a secret garden. This place was empty most people were in the bell tower.

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Danie d
Reviewed 19 January 2016

Inside St. Augustine Church is this small chapel by the ruins. It is serene, and you can sit down and reflect for a couple of minutes. When we visited, there was a guy there who offers to take photos of you together with a special...More

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank Kesolaisa
Reviewed 31 December 2015

I am not Catholic but for me this place (away from the crowd at the Bantay Bell Tower) is a place to be if you want to meditate...its crowd-free, secluded and serene

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank csaramir
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