An awesome jump-off point and base to explore the Philippines.
A worthy destination in itself.
Cebu is the gateway to central and south Philippines.
Highlights & lowlights from Detourista adventures in Cebu.
Cebu Metropolitan CathedralCebu Metropolitan Cathedral in Cebu City, Philippines
The Heritage of Cebu MonumentThe Heritage of Cebu Monument in Cebu City, Philippines
Cebu Fort San PedroFort San Pedro in Cebu City, Philippines
Basilica del Santo NiñoBasilica del Santo Niño in Cebu City, Philippines
Magellan's CrossBasilica del Santo Niño in Cebu City, Philippines
Cebu Sinulog FestivalCebu, Philippines
Shangri-la Mactan ResortShangri-la Mactan Resort in Lapu-Lapu City, Cebu, Philippines
Dusk at Olango Island Bird SanctuaryDusk at Olango Island Bird Sanctuary in Olango Island, Lapu-Lapu City, Philippines
Kawasan CanyoneeringCanyoneering in Kawasan Falls, Badian, Cebu, Philippines
Osmeña PeakOsmeña Peak in Dalaguete, Cebu, Philippines
White sand beach of Paradise IslandWhite sand beach of Paradise Island in Bantayan, Cebu, Philippines
Sugar BeachSugar Beach, in Santa Fe, Bantayan Island, Cebu, Philippines
Ogtong Cave, CebuOgtong Cave, in Sante Fe, Bantayan Island, Cebu, Philippines
Boljoon ChurchBoljoon in Cebu, Philippines
Carcar ChurchCarcar Church in Carcar, Cebu, Philippines
Carcar Heritage HouseCarcar Heritage House in Carcar, Cebu, Philippines
Dalaguete ChurchDalaguete Church in Dalaguete, Cebu, Philippines
Argao ChurchArgao Church in Argao, Cebu, Philippines
Inside Argao ChurchArgao Church interiors in Argao, Cebu, Philippines
Bantayan Church facadeBantayan Church facade, in Bantayan Island, Cebu, Philippines
Kota WatchtowerKota Watchtower, in Madridejos, Bantayan Island, Cebu, Philippines
Malbago BeachMalbago Beach, in Madridejos, Bantayan Island, Cebu, Philippines
San Fernando ChurchSan Fernando Church in San Fernando, Cebu, Philippines
Naga ChurchNaga Church in Naga, Cebu, Philippines
CNT LechonCNT Lechon in Mandaue City, Cebu, Philippines
Mactan-Cebu International AirportMactan-Cebu International Airport in Lapu Lapu City, Cebu, Philippines
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How to go to Cebu?
The best option if you’re traveling from abroad is to fly directly to Cebu Airport from Hong Kong, Singapore, Seoul-Incheon, Kuala Lumpur, Tokyo, Nagoya, Taipei or Los Angeles.
If you must transit in Manila, Cebu is 1 hour south of the capital by plane.
You may fly direct from/to Davao, Cagayan de Oro, Iloilo, Kalibo, Boracay-Caticlan, Bacolod, Clark, Puerto Princesa and other destinations in central and southern Philippines.
How to find cheap flights to Cebu?
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