Basilica Del Santo Nino

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  • Address: Osmeña Boulevard,Cebu City 6000,Cebu, Philippines
  • Timings: 05:00 am - 11:59 pm Details
  • Phone: +63-322556697
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Church, Religious Site, Observatory, Historical Site, Family And Kids, Architecture , Cathedral

One of the most famous landmarks in Cebu, the Basilica Del Santo Nino is also amongst the oldest Roman Catholic churches in Philippines. The basilica is a sight worth revering when it is all decked up during the Sinulog Festival. The church was made on the spot where an image of child Jesus was found by Spanish explorers in the 16th Century. The church is made of hard stone and the interiors are serene and peaceful. The masses are highly popular amongst the locals and often there are long lines to experience the magic of this ritual. The church is truly worth of its national landmark status.

Cebu’s Basilica Del Santo Nino is a very popular place of worship and one of the earliest Roman Catholic Churches in the whole country. Because of its popularity amongst locals and tourists alike, there is usually a long line to enter the church. You don’t need to buy tickets for Basilica Del Santo Nino, but you can get a tour package which will make a visit here. Basilica Del Santo Nino ticket prices for tours may stand and vary but you can combine these Basilica Del Santo Nino tickets with other attractions to make an attractive tour package. Also tickets for Basilica Del Santo Nino tours can be booked from our ticketing portal for easier access.

Mass Schedule:

  • Every day from 5am to 12noon and 3pm to 7.30pm on Fridays.
  • Weekdays : 6am, 7am, 8am, 5.30pm
  • Sundays: Every hour between 5.30am to 7pm.

  • Nearest bus stop: Cebu City hall and Dept of Foreign Affairs.

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  • Basilica Del Santo Nino Address: Osmeña Boulevard,Cebu City 6000,Cebu, Philippines
  • Basilica Del Santo Nino Contact Number: +63-322556697
  • Basilica Del Santo Nino Timing: 05:00 am - 11:59 pm
  • Basilica Del Santo Nino Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Basilica Del Santo Nino(preferred time): 07:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Time required to visit Basilica Del Santo Nino: 01:00 Hrs
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  • 95% of people who visit Cebu City include Basilica Del Santo Nino in their plan

  • 31.43% of people start their Basilica Del Santo Nino visit around 07 AM - 08 AM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Basilica Del Santo Nino

Thursday, Friday and Saturday

51.72% of people prefer walking in order to reach Basilica Del Santo Nino

People normally club together Cebu Heritage Monument and Fort San Pedro while planning their visit to Basilica Del Santo Nino.

People also prefer to start their day with Basilica Del Santo Nino.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures
  • Aside from being a wonderful church, it's also historical. The church is like a museum! Definitely will bring you backwards during the Spanish regime. The church itself is built from Spanish era and architecture. The church will surely bring you all the history of Cebu and Sto. Niño. Every Cebuano knows how wonderful it is. The historical Magellan's Cross is also located just outside the church.

  • One of the famous catholic churches in the city of Cebu. The Basilica houses the image of the Senyor Sto Niño, the Patron of Cebu. It is also near the location where Magellan originally placed a cross in the island. Masses on Fridays are usually packed.

  • Beautiful huge church with lots of portraits telling you the story of the Filipinos. We got to hear mass in English and visit the Santo Niño chapel.

  • Very beautiful church... very historical also has an outdoor space where there are many services

  • Fantastic, natives are friendly accommodating. Church and masses conducted in an open air

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