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Reviewed 28 November 2018 via mobile

This church is just located behind the signage of Welcome to Siquijor, near the port. This is a place you can visit either when you've just landed in the island or you're traveling back to Dumaguete.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank steffieli
Reviewed 14 November 2018

This is one of the old famous churches in Siquijor. This one is located near the port and we had a chance to visit it while waiting for our car to be loaded on the barge. The interior is quite simple just like the facade...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank CzarEmmanuel
Reviewed 16 April 2018

The parish was founded in 1783, making this the oldest on the Siquihor island - it includes 1) the church, 2) convent and 3) the bell tower. The church used to have a nipa roof which has now been converted into a tin one. Behind...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank profits101
Reviewed 24 April 2017

nice clean and quite...but its to commercialized in the surrounding area...lost the ambiance of a praying area..

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank mucho143
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Not to get confused with the church in Lazi, the one dubbed as Siquijor Church is the structure located near the port — the one that welcomes everyone in the island. Completed around 1830s, the church might be the oldest church in Siquijor. Its bell...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank DJ R
Reviewed 5 March 2017

It is a nice welcoming attraction. The facade was nicely decorated to welcome tourists. The bell tower is placed far from the church. The area is open to see the best view of the church.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank MijnlieverdFH
Reviewed 18 October 2016

If you need to attend mass as soon as you arrive, it's right off the port. There are also diners nearby. It's right behind the Welcome to Siquijor sign, and you really wouldn't miss it. Not much to see. We were about to enter but...More

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank Haeja F
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Nice old christian church - I have no more to say about it. We've been there just for few minutes. Tower close to this church was also nice.

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank K8kate
Reviewed 24 February 2016

This is the very first church you will see when you arrive at siquijor port. Its a very beautiful back drop design of the welcome sign of siquijor. It only means one thing that people here embrace their religion and that siquijor is a well...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank calub m
Reviewed 1 September 2015

The structure itself is impressive and as it is less than 0.5km from the pier where you get off the boat an easy walk, it's worth seeing as a decent photo opportunity. However the lack of a plaque/information about the church (there is one in...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank 1itinerant
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