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Lazi Convent

Lazi, Philippines
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This convent is one of the most amazing I've seen. I knee that this is the largest covent in Asia... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Robe Jan Ivan P
via mobile
the convent that time stood by

love the cool and quite surroundings....but hate the renovations of the century old convent...lost... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Lazi, Philippines
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This convent is one of the most amazing I've seen. I knee that this is the largest covent in Asia and one of the oldest too. During my visit, the convent is under renovation so I can only stare it from the road section in...More

Thank Robe Jan Ivan P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

love the cool and quite surroundings....but hate the renovations of the century old convent...lost its ambience as a mission center...

Thank mucho143
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This was supposed to be part of our itinerary but there was an on going construction and tourists were not allowed to enter. The convent has a beautiful and interesting facade.

Thank Joanna M
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Sadly not much to look at or do here. Basically and oldish building with current renovations. The church across the road is quite nice though.

Thank libogtom
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Located just across Lazi Church. Distinguished for being the oldest and once considered as the largest convent in Asia. Built thirty years after the Lazi Church (1857), the rickety building houses a school and a museum, but the artifacts were completely moved somewhere else during...More

Thank DJ R
Reviewed 14 March 2017

This a Spanish era church with the classic design architecture of that era. A solemn place perfect for those wanting to slow down a bit and reflect during their Siquijor trip.

Thank Gie L
Reviewed 13 March 2017

The Convent is located across the street of Lazi Church. Its stone structure is massive and reflected the era when it was built.. during the Spanish regime.

Thank Zledna
Reviewed 7 March 2017

We were not able to enter since it's under renovation but still looks nice from the outside only. 14M maybe worth it to preserve this treasure. I'm looking forward in returning to see what's inside..

Thank TeyHM888
Reviewed 3 March 2017

The convent was built between 1887-1891 as a rest house for ailing missionaries. Upstairs is host to a small but interesting museum, which has a few antiquities and memorabilia. It is already more than a hundred years old. There is an urgent need of attention...More

1  Thank MijnlieverdFH
Reviewed 6 February 2017

I just love to see nature and old buildings, hence, i kinda like the place since the setting of this scenario is a combination of both. When we were there, there was a photo shoot happening so we just stayed at the gate and marveled...More

Thank Didzki
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