If you love diving below the waves, sunbathing on the beach, or learning about the fascinating history of the Philippines, head to Lapu Lapu. With so much to see and do, you'll always have fun on Lapu Lapu vacations.
Start your trip with a visit to the Lapu Lapu Monument. This monument commemorates King Lapu Lapu, known as the first Filipino hero. After that, walk next door to the Shrine to Magellan, the famous Portuguese explorer who was killed on Lapu Lapu during the Battle of Mactan. After spending time at these monuments, take a boat over to the beautiful San Vincente Marine Sanctuary. This sanctuary lets you get a close look at marine life and tropical plants. While you're here, you can take a walk across the sanctuary's 500-yard bamboo bridge. Convenient car rentals in Lapu Lapu make it easy to reach the city's major attractions.
Lapu Lapu has great festivals all year long. If you'll be in the area in the spring, you'll get to experience the Kadaugan Sa Mactan Festival. This festival celebrates King Lapu Lapu's victory against Spanish invaders in the Battle of Mactan. The week-long festival has street dancing and stalls selling delicious local food. On April 27, the anniversary of King Lapu Lapu's victory, there is a reenactment of the Battle of Mactan. If you'll be in Lapu Lapu in the fall, you'll also get to take part in a fun local festival. Each November, Lapu Lapu hosts the Virgin Queen of the Rule Fiesta. This festival has a food fair, a procession full of pomp and circumstance, and the crowning of the Fiesta queen. When you use affordable hotel and flight Lapu Lapu packages, you'll be able to attend all these great festivals while sticking to your budget.
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