Calvary Hills

Introducing the Country’s most desired Holy Week destination

 

Calvary Hills is Your next Holy Week Destination

Holy week is fast approaching and I can’t imagine a better way to spend this spiritual moment than visiting one of the best destinations in the country, I insist you have to include this place in your holy week travel itinerary.

Calvary Hills is another jaw dropping place located at Iguig, Cagayan Valley. It’s 11 hectares of rolling hills will bind your faith and restore your religious spirits. Allow some of these postcard worthy views convince you to travel and come visit Cagayan Valley this coming Holy week!

 

11 Hectares Rolling hills

Calvary hills

 

 

Human size Monuments

The spellbinding monuments portraying the passion of Jesus will renew your faith and will surely have you reflect on life.

 

Calvary Hills

 

14 stations of the cross

I have been to several attractions in the country, but this place has offered one of the most remarkable experience.

Calvary hills

 

Postcard Worthy Views

Not to mention the number of breathtaking backdrops and postcard worthy views, allow some of my shots from our trip to tour you around the Calvary Hills of Iguig, Cagayan.

 

Calvary Hills

Very dramatic isn’t it?

 

Number of astonishing backdrops ft. 18th century San Antonio de Galicia Church 

Calvary, Cagayan, hugging horizons

 

A view of Cagayan River from the hills

This place is indeed one of the most photographed attractions in Cagayan Valley Region.

Calvary Hills and Cagayan River

I can’t believe how gorgeous views are from the hills of the Calvary. I must say that this is the perfect destination to visit if you guys are looking for a unique Lenten experience this 2017.

 

Getting There

Via Plane

  1. Book a flight to Tuguegarao

Via Bus

  1. Take Tuguegarao-bound bus from Victory Liner’s terminal on East Avenue in Kamias, Quezon City. (12 Hour trip)

Side trips

12-hour trip to Tuguegarao is a pilgrimage trip. You have a choice to Hop off the bus every now and then and visit numerous iconic churches on your way to Tuguegarao.

2. From Tuguegarao take a tricycle to get to Iguig, Cagayan.

3. To reach Calvary Hills, ask the driver to drop you off at Iguig’s town proper along the highway.

4. Cross the road, and go up the hill.

5. Then you’ll find the church and Calvary Hills.

 

So what are you guys waiting for? Time to step out of the usual mainstream tourist attractions and spend a more meaningful trip to Cagayan Valley!!!

Be safe Everyone and don’t forget to keep hugging horizons!

 

Sincerely,

Levy Amosin

Travel Blogger

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