Provincial Capitol Complex and Museum | Things to do in Daet-Camarines Norte
|Address:||Brgy. 8, Daet, Camarines Norte|
Built in 1917, it is regarded as CamNorte’s heritage house and living museum, having figured in historic events in the province. It takes pride in original features such as Intricate wood carvings, lattices, barandillas, murals, frescos, capiz windows, and upright piano which are well-preserved.
Daet’s former municipal hall, which serves as the town’s museum, tourism office, socio-civic and cultural center.
Known locally as “Bantayog”, it is a 20-foot white stone obelisk which was built on December 30, 1898. Situated at a river park, it is the first monument built in the honor of the national hero. The effort was initiated by Lt. Col. Antonio Saez of the Revolutionary Army. A few meters away is the Martyrs Shrine, a memorial pedestal honoring the freedom fighters who died and were killed in the 1898 Daet Revolt against Spain.
Where to stay
One Platinum Hotel is located in the central business district of Daet, a first class municipality and capital of the province of Camarines Norte, Philippines. It is walking distance to numerous banks, cafes, restaurants, and landmarks including the first Rizal Monument, Camarines Norte Provincial Capitol, Camarines Norte Provincial Library, and St. John the Baptist Church and is adjacent to Daet River. Famous surrounding tourist spots include Bagasbas Beach, Calaguas Island, Parola Island (Pink Beach), Pulang-Daga Beach, and Siete Pecados (also known as the Mercedes group of islands consisting of Caringo Island, Canimog Island, Apuao Grande, Apuao Pequeña, Canton Island, Quinapaguian Island, and Malasugui Island).
Calaguas Gateway Hotel rooms truly make for a comfortable stay, without keeping one totally away from it all. All accommodations have: Wi-Fi Internet connection, Cable TV, hot and cold shower, two (2) complimentary bottled water are provided in the room per day, two (2) complimentary breakfast per day, coffee, and refrigerator.
Getting there and around
Brgy. 8, Daet, Camarines NorteGet directions