Visit Daraga Church, one of Legazpi, Albay’s most iconic churches. Learn about its historical significance, appreciate its beauty and architecture, and have a serene visit in this old church in the Philippines.
Daraga Church is located in Sta. Maria Street, Daraga, Legazpi, Albay. It’s 3.4 kilometers away from Cagsawa Ruins, 42 kilometers away from Mayon Volcano, and 10-50 kilometers away from other tourist landmarks in the province.
When was Daraga Church built?
Daraga Church was built by Franciscans in 1773 and some sections of the church were declared as a National Cultural Treasure of the Philippines in 2007.
How do I get to Daraga Church?
If you’re coming from Legazpi City, you can take a Daraga-Legazpi jeepney and ask the driver to drop you to the municipal hall of Daraga. The church is walkable from there. Meanwhile, if you’re coming from Cagsawa, you can take a jeepney going to Legazpi, just ask the driver to drop you off at Jollibee Daraga. The church is walkable from there.
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