Miagao Tourism, Philippines

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Miagao (also written Miag-ao) is a first class municipality in the province of Iloilo, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 67,565 people. Miagao is considered as the "Onion Capital of the Visayas". It is 40 kilometres (25 mi) south-west of Iloilo City. The town center of the municipality lies on the western bank of the Tumagbok River, the largest river in the municipality. The poblacion is made up of eight barangays. The town holds their patronal fiesta in honor of St. Thomas of Villanova (more commonly known as Sto. Tomas de Villanueva) every September 22 that lasts several days. The town is also the location of one of the Baroque Churches of the Philippines, the Miag-ao Church, which was inscribed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.


Miagao in Philippines offers a unique experience to travellers. Most online packages to this city are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Miagao*

  • Pollution Statistics in Miagao

    Know the pollution level of Miagao before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 66.67 (High)
    • Water Pollution 79.17 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 72.22 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 57.89 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 56.94 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 54.17 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 59.21 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 56.94 (Moderate)
  • Miagao: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Miagao for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Miagao.

    • Burglary and Theft 53.81 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 50.95 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 51.89 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 52.62 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 46.46 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 47.84 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 49.27 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 57.45 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 59.58 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during night 50.93 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 45.19 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 39.49 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 53.3 (Moderate)
  • Living in Miagao - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 51.24 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 75.76 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 30 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 33.54 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 49.1 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 14.9 (High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 31.53 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Miagao

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Miagao

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.13 USD
    • International Movie per seat 3.56 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 19.22 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 43.24 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 28.83 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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