Peps & Coks Cebu Travelog

Road Trips and Adventures diary of Peps & Coks and Friends around Cebu

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quick guides Sibonga Cebu Beaches and Destinations

sibonga plaza

Sibonga is around 50 kilometers away from the city and takes about 2 hour travel. Sibonga is becoming popular due to Simala, a town of Sibonga where the most visited shrine of Mother Mary is located. Sibonga is becoming a big town in fact back of the plaza near seaside is constructed and developed like that of Naga.

The Origin of the name of “Sibonga”

Sibonga rooted its name from “bonga”, the local name of betel nuts, whose trees were abundant in the area.

Places to visit in Sibonga

While the Simala Shrine is the main attraction why people flock here, there are beautiful spots as well for your next stop over.

Monastery of the Holy Eucharist ( Mama Mary Shrine in Lindogon)
monastery of the holy eucharist(Photo:

581 Garden Cafe
581 garden cafe(Photo: from FB/581gardencafe)

Sibonga Plazasibonga plaza(Photo:

Sibonga Cebu Beaches and Destinations

Simala Shrine
Sibonga Plaza
581 Garden Cafe

Our blogs in Sibonga Cebu

Please check out our first hand blog in Sibonga Cebu. It is fun sharing the places and spots we've been to. Enjoy reading as much as we've enjoyed writing.

Letting the time pass by at Sibonga Plaza

If you are visiting Mama Mary’s Shrine in Simala, then you may consider letting the time pass by here in Sibonga Plaza before heading back to the city. Find yourself, family or friends feel the nature as you sit on […]

Mamas Choice Refreshment Parlor in Sibonga Plaza

Are you Visiting from Mama Mary of Lindogon Sibonga Shrine? Going back to the city in a mid day? Is it hot day or a night to relax and chill? Come and stop by at Mamas Choice Refreshment Parlor. It […]

Simala the church in the South

When people talk about Simala, they almost refer to the “Simala the church in the South” – miraculous home and  shrine in barangay Simala of Mama Mary. Simala is a small  place and is only part of Sibonga town in […]


Alcantara Alcoy
Alegria Aloguinsan
Argao Asturias
Badian Balamban
Bantayan Barili

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This section of our blog are second hand information, sources are researched from the net and reviewed according to what we know about the municipality being a Lumad (native) of Cebu. We credited the owners for their work, if for some instance the material is copyrighted, let us know and we'll take it down for you.

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