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Dauis

Dauis is one of the two towns on the island of Panglao. It is only three kilometers from the capital and is one of the oldest municipalities of Bohol. In 1879, it had a population of 9,090. No record of its establishment exists because all municipal records were burned during the World War II. However, a stone church tower which was built near the present church bears the year 1774, which must have been the date of its construction.

And also, the establishment of the parish according to church records, was in 1697. It is probable that the founding of the town was not far from that year. The old church was erected in 1863 and the convent in 1884.

Top things to do in Dauis

Explore the Assumption of Our Lady Shrine-Parish

Dauis Church, also known as the Church of Our Lady of the Assumption, is located in Dauis, a small peaceful town from the Island of Panglao. It was declared as a National Historical Landmark by the National Historical Commission.

Visit Hinagdanan Cave

Hinagdanan Cave is a natural wonder located in Barangay Bingag. It features an underground pool, impressive rock formations, and stunning stalactites and stalagmites.

Visit Bohol Bee Farm

Bohol Bee Farm is a popular tourist destination located in Barangay Dao. It is an organic farm that produces honey, organic vegetables, and other farm products. You can also enjoy a farm tour, organic meals, and ice cream made from local ingredients.

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Sites Information

Dauis Tourism Address: Dauis, Bohol
Contact Person: Christopher Nistal
Contact Number: 09984565357
Email Address: chrisnistal18@gmail.com
Assumption of Our Lady Shrine-Parish Address: Dauis, 6339 Bohol
Contact Number: (038) 502-3141, 0998 569 0515
Email Address: assumptionshrineparish_dauis@yahoo.com

 

Nearby Places

Panglao

Tagbilaran City