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    Laguna: Visita Iglesia Route Map to 7 Churches, Itinerary

    Visita Iglesia traditions are observed by Catholics in Holy Week to visit 7 churches. Herewith is the route map of Visita Iglesia in Laguna featuring old churches though information on churches can be found. Seven though for old churches in Laguna is not enough but it's also a sin if you try to visit even fourteen of them.

    Tutubi's first memorable trip that also started his "travel career" was the unplanned tour of laguna with his travel buddies that took them to 13 churches in two days and visited lots of other sites Laguna has to offer.

    Laguna Visita Iglesia Route Map

    Old Churches of Laguna:

    Mabitac Church: Church of Nuestra Senora de Candelaria

    Due to earthquakes, only the belltower of the old church of Mabitac remains and no attempt at restoring the old church was made.

    Pakil Church

    pakil church san pedro de alcantaraSan Pedro de Alcantara Church taken in front of Pakil Municipal Hall

    Paete Church
    a view of Paete Church's intricate facade and baroque features

    Longos Church

    the belfry of the old stone church

    Lumban Church: St. Sebastian the Martyr Parish (San Sebastian)
    Cavinti Church: Parish of the Transfiguration Church
    Luisiana Church
    Magdalena Church
    Majayjay Church
    Liliw Church
    Nagcarlan Church
    Pila Church: San Antonio de Padua (Church of St. Anthony de Padua)
    Bay Church: San Agustin (St. Augustine Church)
    Los Banos Church
    Calamba Church

    New church structures:

    Sta. Maria Church
    Pangil Church
    Siniloan Church
    Pangil Church
    Pagsanjan Church: Church of Nuestra Sra. de Guadalupe (Our Lady of Guadalupe Parish Church)
    Sta. Cruz, Church: Sta. Cruz Church
    Victoria Church
    Calauan Church: San Isidro Labrador
    San Pablo Cathedral

    Suggested Visita Iglesia route in Laguna:

    If you're coming from Rizal, you can visit these churches:
    Mabitac Church, Pakil Church, Paete Church, Longos Church, Lumban Church, Pagsanjan Church

    If you want to visit only the best old churches in Laguna, follow this itinerary (choose 7):
    Mabitac Church, Pakil Church, Paete Church, Longos Church, Lumban Church, Magdalena Church, Majayjay Church, Liliw Church, Nagcarlan Church, Pila Church, Bay Church

    if you want to visit them all, nobody's against it :P

    Note: Tutubi has unposted pictures of some churches here

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    Visita Iglesia Laguna

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