Catholic Shrines & Places of Interest in the Philippines

​Officially known as the Republic of the Philippines, this predominantly Catholic country is home to approximately 100 million people spread over 7,000 islands. Some 80% of the population is Catholic, which means that there are few places where you will not find a Catholic Shrine.

Here are a few of the major shrines in the Philippines:

Cebu, Philippines: Shrine of Saint Pedro Calungsod

El Salvador, Mindanao: Archdiocesan Shrine of Divine Mercy

Lipa: Shrine of Our Lady Mediatrix of All Graces

Manila:  Minor Basilica of the Black Nazarene

Naga City: Our Lady of Penafrancia

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