Attractions

Church in Bolinao & Patar Beach

Church of St James

Built by the Augustinians in 1609, the Church of St James in the town plaza is notable for its Mexican influences. On its antique altar are two Aztec-like statues with protruding tongues, said to have been brought t…
Research Centre in Bolinao & Patar Beach

University of the Philippines Marine Science Institute

By far the best use of your time in Bolinao is a visit to this research facility–cum–visitor centre. Researchers at the institute's laboratory cultivate coral-producing giant clams and transplant them to Hundred Isl…