Awesome Places to visit in Cebu during Sinulog 2020
The Sinulog Festival of Cebu is just a tick away. It is the grandest of all festivals in the Philippines which falls on January 18 to 20 this year. The festivities are expected to draw between 1 and 2 million people to witness another historic event unfolding. The festival is in honor of the Holy Child Jesus (Santo Niňo).
Are you one of those people that will come to the Queen City of the South for the Sinulog Festival? Why not visit other attractions in Cebu while you are on this island paradise just south of Manila.
Here are some of the best places you can visit with your family or friends while you are in Cebu:
The Cebu Ocean Park (Oceanarium & Convention Area)
The oceanarium is the first marine park in the Visayas and Mindanao featuring various sea animals (200 species) in one location, along with several species of birds, insects, and reptiles.
The oceanarium is the first marine park in the Visayas and Mindanao featuring various sea animals (200 species) in one location, along with several species of birds, insects, and reptiles. The park is set to have its soft opening in December 2018, in time for the coming Christmas season.
Built in the tradition of Manila Ocean Park, but the Cebu Ocean Park (occupying an area of 10,000sqm) is much bigger than its Manila counterpart (8,000sqm). In fact, the Cebu Ocean Park is the largest of its kind in the Philippines. The park also features function spaces and a food hall. The project is a partnership between SM Supermalls and Cebu Sealife Park, Inc.
Waterworld Cebu, the Biggest in Mandaue City
EON Group of Companies has set up shop in Mandaue City and builds the colossal Waterworld Cebu. The company is an Iloilo-based firm involved in real estate, hotel, and food manufacturing.
The 3-hectare Waterworld Cebu features 7 mind-blowing Slides, Giant Wave Pool, the Carnival Place, and the Waterworld Resort Hotel & Conference Center.
Visit the First Theme Park in the Visayas: The Belmont One’s Anjo World Cebu
That’s right, folks! There is now a world-class theme park right at the heart of Cebu. This amazing theme park is part of Belmont One, Cebu’s first integrated entertainment complex for the family located at the Calajoan Cebu South Road, Minglanilla, Cebu.
Cebu Safari and Adventure Park: The Philippines’ Largest Animal Parks and Zoo
Welcome to the feral world of the animals! Welcome to the Wild! Touted to be the biggest zoo in the Philippines and one that has global standards, the Cebu Safari and Adventure Parks can rival the world’s animal parks and zoos.
Boom na Boom Sa Sugbo (formerly Kasadya sa SRP)
The fair will feature more than 30 recreational rides, food stalls, nightly entertainment, and other modern amenities.
The fantasy land, once dubbed as the Carnival for the Children and the Masses, will run until January 19, 2020, to coincide with the week-long Grand Sinulog Festival. The fair will feature more than 30 recreational rides, food stalls, nightly entertainment, and other modern amenities.