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Monte Cueva Shrine

Maasin, Southern Leyte Province, Philippines
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Sacred place

We did not expect that it's a cave on top of a mountain. It was a great and satisfying experience... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
John Marc B
Offering for Mother Mary

Montecueva Asuncion De La Virgen is located at the tip of the hill. Taking the 535 step one at time... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Maria C
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2 weeks ago
“Sacred place”
3 weeks ago
“Offering for Mother Mary”
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did not expect that it's a cave on top of a mountain. It was a great and satisfying experience after the climb. You'll feel so relieved when you enter the cave. I'd love to visit this place again soon. One of the treasures of...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Montecueva Asuncion De La Virgen is located at the tip of the hill. Taking the 535 step one at time gives a feeling of let-going any personal baggages to strengthen one's faith!

Thank Maria C
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Reviewed 15 June 2017

From the town center, I took a habal-habal to get to the Shrine drop off area. It was confusing at first cause the trail was behind some houses. People are friendly that they directed me where to go and just to follow the sign to...More

Thank Teva_2006
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Reviewed 13 June 2017

Monte Cueva is a small cave converted into a Chapel found only in Southern Leyte. Masses held during scheduled days especially Good Fridays & Sundays. People from all walks of life come & visit the place.

1  Thank esthermantilla
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Reviewed 6 June 2017

I go there to pray with my sis & nephew. . It's a lot of steps but it's worth it. The shrine is so pretty & calming. Beautiful view of Maasin City & Bohol Island.

Thank msfilipinatraveler
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Reviewed 12 April 2016

I went here with family from the Philippines, The shrine was closed when we got there, we look around a bit then asked the lovely lady at the store if we can go in. She opened the gates for us and the view inside here...More

Thank Emilee R
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Reviewed 11 February 2016

MAASIN CITY— boasts of the most amazing shrine, the Monte Cueva Asuncion dela Virgen Shrine, or simply Monte Cueva, The shrine is called Monte Cueva (172 meters above sea level) because its chapel is inside the cave. Canonically established by the bishop of Maasin, it...More

2  Thank Sverrir J
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