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Ma-Cho Temple

Open Now: 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Open today: 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Peaceful view

Good place to visit while at La Union. Not so many people come here during weekdays. Since it's a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Good side trip

I've been to La Union a few times before I actually got around to visiting Ma-Cho. It's a nice... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2018
Quezon City, Philippines
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good place to visit while at La Union. Not so many people come here during weekdays. Since it's a temple, the silence is serene and the view emphasizes the height of the structure.

Thank ElizabethN1824
Reviewed 11 September 2018

I've been to La Union a few times before I actually got around to visiting Ma-Cho. It's a nice place overlooking the rest of LU, and it's good for photo ops. But I was really able to appreciate it because I witnessed someone praying in...More

Thank TheLifeEnthusiast
Reviewed 4 June 2018

This was really an interesting place. The statues had amazing craftsmanship and the temple is really gorgeous. This is an actual temple and you will see some people praying...so be aware. You are more than welcome to take photos and this place really makes for...More

Thank SBII
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

I've been to a number of different temples and this one is one of the cleanest and one of the prettiest. The caretakers are also hospitable even though they're not that good in speaking in Filipino. It's one of the must visit places if ever...More

1  Thank celineemarielli
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Went here with my hubby and kids and though it’s a temple, the view for them is magnificent. If you’re around, don’t forget to pay it a visit.

1  Thank vgal0579
Reviewed 25 April 2018

One of the places to visit in San Fernando. We went there about 4:30 in the afternoon. It's almost closing.there staff accommodated us to extend to past 5pm. There is a view of the ocean in the temple.

1  Thank Luis T
Reviewed 23 April 2018

Good place to drop by if you want to offer a sincere prayer with an offering and some incense. Their balcony offers a view of the ocean but then the bit of the town's congestion obstructs the beauty. Still a good stopover if you're just...More

Thank AnjH4
Reviewed 10 April 2018

This place will help you discover a bit about Chinese Culture. I am so happy that we- Filipinos are very open to explore other's culture. The location isn't hard to find when you're already in the City of San Fernando, you can walk or ride...More

Thank Mae L
Reviewed 10 April 2018

This is the one of the places to visit when you come to San Fernando, La Union. Be prepared to be walking up a hill so if you are travelling with elderly, PWD or very little children, make the necessary adjustments. The place is best...More

1  Thank Junie D
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

Visit the place to pray and ask for signs if there is something you cannot decide. The caretakers were so accomodating.

Thank Imnas A
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31 July 2018|
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Response from Junie D | Reviewed this property |
No, just walk in. Best to go early in the morning so it is not hot.
Susan C
2 April 2018|
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Response from AlfredoP1853 | Reviewed this property |
yes its open.