Cebu is a province in the beautiful Philippines. It consists of a total of 167 island including Cebu Island. It is a beautiful vacation destination with great weather, sandy beaches and clear water.
The best way to sight to see if to take a day tour Cebu and there are lots of things to see and do. This way you get to see lots of important sights and this is explained to you in English. This way it will leave a lasting impression and you will have fond memories for years to come.
You will discover when taking a day tour Cebu that it is the oldest city in the Philippines with a rich history. You can see the Basilica Minore del Santo Nino which is where the Spaniards started colonizing the many Philippine islands. Fort San Pedo was also built by Spanish explorers after Magellan and it’s easy to find at the Pier at Cebu. It is currently a museum.
Magellan’s Cross is a must on your day tour Cebu as it is where the famous explorer Magellan planted a cross in order to mark the beginning of bringing Christianity to the islands. The Mactan Shrine, on the other hand, in Lapu Lapu, is where Magellan fell at the hands of tribal warriors. Today the shrine is surrounded by a beautiful garden.
However, not everything has to do with Christianity and the Spaniards. There is a Taoist temple in Cebu City. You wil have to climb 81 steps to get to the summit (depicting the 81 chapters of the Tao) in order to access the Temple. It is dedicated to Lao Tse and the ways of the Tao.
If you take a day tour Cebu Philippines you will find lots of museums and other monuments as well. On the other side of the coin, there is even a guitar factory and a market (the Taboan Market).
There are also many great restaurants serving fresh seafood. Many people think the Philippine cuisine exquisite so now you can find out. There are also lots of shops so you can indulge in retail therapy to your heart’s desire.
There are many tour companies to choose from so you will be able to find a tour that you will enjoy with no problem. Many tour companies will pick you up at your hotel and drop you off there as well. If you would rather a more personal tour, there are also taxis willing to do that.