Landmarks and Tourist Spot

Miagao Church

The Miag-ao Church was built in 1786 by Spanish Augustinian missionaries and was declared as part of the UNESCO World Heritage Site "Baroque Churches of the Philippines" in 1993. On the front facade, which is flanked by two watchtower belfries, one can see the unique...

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University of the Philippines Visayas

The Miag-ao campus of the University of the Philippines Visayas (UPV) spreads out over 12 km² on the outskirts of the town proper. This is the main campus of UPV and includes the UP College of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences which focuses on aquaculture, fish processing,...

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SALAKAYAN UNITY THEME

The official theme of Miagao's 296th Foundation Anniversary & Salakayan Festival 2012 is: "Ugyon, Miagaowanon!". Ugyon is the Karay-a/Hiligaynon word, in the imperative tense, for unite.

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