The Historical City of Vigan Ilocos Sur located in Northern Luzon and , this city has the unique influence of the Spanish colonies in their local architectural designs which made this place very charming and unique. The establish remnants of the Spanish architecture established in the 16th century where it is one of the best in Asia that has a unique European atmosphere.
Vigan Ilocos Sur, this is one of the most beautiful places in the Philippines and it is one of the few Hispanic towns in the country. This has cobblestone streets that are famous here and an oriental building design and constructions.
Do you want to experience one of the most beautiful places in the Philippines historic views and churches?
If you want to experience a Spanish Colonial time, Vigan Ilocos Sur is the place. The very famous Calle Crisologo or Mena Crisologo is a must see heritage place in Vigan. This is where the tourist visit and experience riding on a calesa or walking in silent street of Calle Crisologo where old fashion houses around and a silent witnesses of the past.
The Camarin which is a Jar Factory in Vigan this is famous for its pottery business and tourist also can experience a hands-on jar making. Do not leave the place without getting a souvenir in Camarin.
The Baluarte is an 80 hectare land. Created as a mini zoo, this is owned by Chavit Singson. This is also the children’s favorite where they can see the different kind of animals and species.
Vigan Cathedral which has a Baroque architectural design which they say it is a structure against the earthquakes. One of the most religious landmarks in the city, when entering the church you can see carvings of a lion dog on the outer doors. The outside is unattractive but interior part is where people admire the most. It is one of the landmarks of the Philippine Catholicism in the North.
Padre Burgos Museum is an old ancestral home of the patriot Fr. Jose Borgus. This is one of the historic structures in Vigan Ilocus Sur. This museum is a two-story high building located near their Provincial Capitol. This Padre Burgos Museum is renovated by the Filipinas Foundation Inc.
Vigan Ilocos Sur is known to its heritage sites and if you are planning to have your vacation, you should not miss to visit this place. You can enjoy the heritage parks and other tourist attractions.