Roxas attractions

Park in Roxas


This mangrove park with bamboo walkway is 3½km northwest of the city centre (P25 by tricycle). It offers two-hour tours on bamboo rafts pulled by paddleboats (P1800 for boat for 10 to 15 people), with the unique add…
Beach in Roxas

Baybay Beach

About 3km north of downtown Roxas is this 7km grey-sand beach lined with eateries and picnic shelters. It varies greatly in width depending on the location and tide. Watch fishers unloading their catch at dawn and a…
Monument in Roxas

Sacred Heart of Jesus Shrine

Occupying a hilltop location about 1.5km from the bus terminal is this enormous nearly 132ft-tall statue of Jesus. Originally the hands were supposed to be outstretched in welcome, but the sculptor made them vertica…
Museum in Roxas

Ang Panublion Museum

Originally built as a water-storage tank, this quirky museum on the plaza will give you a quick (30-minute) introduction to the city. A Heritage Walk booklet will lead you around the nearby area.