The Cagsawa Ruins are the remaining parts of a seventeenth century church worked by the Franciscans. The primary church was raised in 1587 however was decimated by Dutch pirates in 1646.

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The congregation was remade in 1724 by Fr. Francisco Blanco. In February 1, 1814, Mt. Mayon started its most savage and destructive ejection in written history. Lamentably, the congregation, alongside the vast majority of the town of Cagsawa, was devastated by lahars and pyroclastic streams, executing a great many occupants.

For over two centuries, the congregation ruins has withstood the trial of time and the components to wind up a standout amongst the most unmistakable points of interest of Albay Province. Today, the site of the Cagsawa ruins is currently a recreation center overseen by the civil legislature of Daraga and is presently the most visited traveler spot in Albay. In 2015, the site was pronounced a national social fortune, the Philippines’ most noteworthy assignment for a social property.## About

The congregation was remade in 1724 by Fr. Francisco Blanco. In February 1, 1814, Mt. Mayon started its most savage and destructive ejection in written history. Lamentably, the congregation, alongside the vast majority of the town of Cagsawa, was devastated by lahars and pyroclastic streams, executing a great many occupants.

Cagsawa Ruins

What to see & do in Cagsawa Ruins

Cagsawa Ruins Park is located just outside the city of Daraga in Albay Province. As a popular attraction, the site has plenty of food, souvenirs, and activities, such as ATVs rides that take visitors closer to the volcano. The park is near the Cagsawa National Museum, a branch of the of the National Museum of the Philippines.

Capture the classic postcard shot of Mt. Mayon

Appreciate the great perspective of Mayon Volcano with the Cagsawa steeple in front that has graced a large number of postcards and gifts throughout the years.

Take a selfie or a trick shot with Mt. Mayon!

A visit to Cagsawa is a standout amongst other occasions to whip out that selfie stick and catch a memory for your Facebook or Instagram. You can likewise have a go at getting a trap shot with the assistance of neighborhood guides.

Find out about the site's history and geography

The site is likewise home to a branch of the National Museum of the Philippines where you can discover fascinating verifiable, archeological and topographical antiquities and records.

Shop for souvenirs

You can discover a few gift shops offering a brilliant combination of local items, for example, totes, mats, shirts and handiwork produced using indigenous materials like abaca. Fascinating blossoms and orchids are additionally marked down.

Go on an ATV experience

An additionally exciting approach to appreciate Mayon is by riding an ATV up its slants! Cagsawa is one of the bounce off focuses for ATV experiences to Mayon. ATV rides are given by Mayon ATV Tour and Bicol Adventure ATV.

ATV Tour Website

Enjoy a refreshing dip

There is a small resort with a pool beside the ruins where you can enjoy swimming under the watchful gaze of Mt. Mayon.

Twin Peaks Farm Resort Website (Facebook page)

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