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Tayabas Basilica

This is one of the oldest basilica in the Philippines.The facade is really imposing ang the... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
Pagkal B
Lucena City, Philippines
The Key of Tayabas!

Due to its key-shaped structure if seen from above, the Tayabas Basilica was often referred to as... read more

Reviewed 20 October 2016
marcela a
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Reviewed 25 June 2018

From the structure of the church, it looks really old but still looks sturdy. Just peaked because at the time of my visit there was a wedding on going.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

This is one of the oldest basilica in the Philippines.The facade is really imposing ang the interior is huge.Visit this place especially during lenten season as one of your stop in Visita Iglesia.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Pagkal B
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Due to its key-shaped structure if seen from above, the Tayabas Basilica was often referred to as "Susi ng Tayabas". It is definitely one of the most beautiful churches in the Philippines.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank marcela a
Reviewed 29 August 2016

A truly wonderful experience of seeing churches in the old Spanish time splendor. The interior of the church, with its retablo and pulpit is a sight to behold Such workmanship.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Pareng Doro d
Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

A working cathedral, the basilica has an incredible tile work ceiling & equally amazing stained glass windows inside. Historically & architecturally an important landmark to see.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Loretta P
Reviewed 26 May 2016

Finally the ceilings of this old church were restored. Hoping to visit this church again when I go home in Tayabas.

Date of experience: May 2016
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Reviewed 18 May 2016

The church is typical of old churches in the Laguna-Quezon areas. It boasts one of the highest towers among the churches South of Manila and is allegedly designed to remain as the only surviving structure in the event of a volcanic eruption (much like the...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Luis Jose F
Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

As per our tradition, me and my friends always have the way to celebrate the black friday in a "prusisyon" (Procession). This is a religious way of remembering every details of sacrifices by Jesus for us. Be blessed travelers. 😘

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Raysun T
Reviewed 18 March 2016

This is a very old church. I have heard of the different stories from the old, from the miracle in the bell-fry to the treasures that was said to be buried around the basilica.

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Donato J
Reviewed 2 March 2016 via mobile

One of the oldest and well preserved churches in the philippines...we went there for visita iglesia last march 2015

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Emelyn L
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