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Lapu Lapu

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Learn about the first encounters and a historical clash of civilizations by exploring the shrines and monuments dedicated to the Spanish explorer Fernando Magellan and Lapu Lapu, the city's eponymous hero who defeated him. The catholic churches bear witness to the Spanish colonization of the region, offering another glimpse into the town's tumultuous past. Once you had enough of history on your Lapu Lapu tour, you can embark on a tropical adventure, discovering the natural treasures of the surrounding islands and marine reserves. Visit some of white sandy beaches, where you can take a swim or snorkel for a while, getting even closer to the marine wildlife. Plan your visit to Lapu Lapu and other destinations in Philippines using our Philippines holiday builder website.
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The vast majority of accommodations in Lapu Lapu are located in the coastline areas of the island of Mactan. Ranging in prices from affordable for private rooms in hostels to more expansive for luxurious hotels and beach resorts, the town's lodgings offer a wide array of options for all kinds of travelers. Boasting various architectural styles, most provide a free breakfast, restaurants, bars, and Wi-Fi, while expansive ones boast open swimming pools and well-maintained gardens.
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