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CROUCHING TIGER, HIDDEN TARSIER IN MAASIN


The City of Maasin in the Province of Southern Leyte offers visitors many places to discover.

by Michael Ocampo on July 13, 2015

The City of Maasin in the Province of Southern Leyte offers visitors many places to discover.



The City has their own zoo with a variety of exotic animals conveniently located at the Camp Danao Forest Park .




At the seat of the Diocese of Maasin is Our Lady of the Assumption Cathedral built in the year 1700.




Many pilgrimage sites exist within the city including the Monte Cueva chapel inside a cave in Barnagay Rizal and The Lady of Assumption at the Jalleca Hills is the tallest privately owned shrine in the Philippines. The statue itself and the nearby chapel can be reached by using a stairway with more than 300 steps and is located at 104 m above sea level in Barangay Mantahan.


The fastest way to get to Maasin is riding on the Duptour Vans from Tacloban or Ormoc











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