Plaza Burgos - Ilocos Sur Attractions

Plaza Burgos

Plaza Burgos is located in Vigan, Ilocos Sur, Philippines.


The plaza is a landmark tribute to Father Jose P. Burgos, one of the three Filipino martyr priests who were executed by the Spaniards for espousing church reforms. The plaza is flanked by St. Paul's Cathedral and the old "seminario" (seminary), which was burned down in 1968. Plaza Burgos in Vigan Ilocos Sur is a favorite promenade for local folks and tourists, given its ambiance, and the line of kiosks offering local delicacies. It is particularly known for its "empanada" stands that sells tasty empanada (meat pastry) in the afternoon up to late evening. Plaza Burgos is also the site where most of Vigan's special events are staged.



Events Related to Plaza Burgos

Binatbatan Festival
Longaniza Festival
Sinait Garlic Festival
Viva Vigan Festival of the Arts
World Heritage Day

Attractions Related to Plaza Burgos

Ancestral Houses
Crisologo Museum
Leona Florentino House
Museo San Pablo
Nueva Segova Museum
Padre Burgos Museum
Palacio de Arzobispado
Plaza Salcedo
St. Paul Metropolitan Cathedral
Syquia Mansion
The Ayala Museum
The Mestizo District