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 Byaheng Bonifacio: Byaheng Bayani ng Bayan 

 
 
  3/6/2013  Office of Product, Research and Development (OPRD) 
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PROJECT INFORMATION

 

The Office of the President issued Administrative Order No. 27 directing the National Historical Commission of the Philippines (NHCP) to lead and implement program of activities in commemoration of the 150th Birth Anniversary of Andres Bonifacio from November 30, 2012 until November 30, 2013. The NHCP, in its Memorandum Circular No. 8 has included the Department of Tourism to be part of the Technical Working Group for the said event.

 

 

 

 

 

 

In this regard, the Department of Tourism (through the Office of Product Research and Development, DOT-National Capital Region and DOT-Region IV) has collaborated with NHCP, concerned Local Government Units and private sector to launch the Byaheng Bonifacio: Byaheng Bayani ng Bayan Tour program.

 

The program aims to encourage tourists to visit and learn more about the heroism of Gat Andres Bonifacio in all identified sites in Metro Manila, Cavite and Rizal Province.

 

At this time, it is designed as a Do-It-Yourself tour.

 

Following are the sites included in the program:

 

  1. Tutuban, Manila   (Birthplace of Bonifacio)

  2.  KKK Foundation Site  (Foundation site of KKK) Located at El Cano St., Tondo, Manila 

  3.  Binondo Church, Manila (Wedding venue for Andres and wife Gregoria de Jesus)

  4.  The Cry of Pugad Lawin (Pinagpunitan ng Cedula)

  5.  Krus na Ligas, Quezon City (Where Bonifacio and his men rested)

  6.  Pinaglabanan Shrine, San Juan City (Siege of San Juan del Monte)

  7.  Hagdang Bato, Mandaluyong (Bonifacio distributed guns to KKK members in the area)

  8.  Pasig Catholic Church and Valentin Cruz Marker, Pasig City (Bonifacio met with KKK members)

  9.  Imus Plaza, Imus, Cavite (Bonifacio attended meetings in the town)

 10. Tribunal, Noveleta, Cavite (Magdiwang, KKK Provincial Council was founded)

 11. Tejeros Convention Site, Rosario, Cavite (Site of Tejeros Convention)

 12. Pinagbarilan, Limbon, Indang, Cavite (Site where Andres Bonifacio was shot after the assault of

       Aguinaldo’s men)

 13. Casa Hacienda de Naic, Naic, Cavite [Site of Acta de Naic (Naic Military Agreement) was held and where

       he was locked up after the encounter in Indang, Cavite]

 14. Trial House, Maragondon, Cavite (Site where the Bonifacio brothers where tried)

 15. Execution Site, Maragondon, Cavite (Where the Bonifacio brothers were executed on May 10, 1897)

 16. Pamitinan Caves, Rodriguez, Rizal (Secret initiation rites of the Katipunan where held in the cave and the members even wrote on the walls “Viva la Independencia!”)

 

 

 

Launch and Venue

 

February 27, 2013

SM North EDSA

April 5, 2013

Bonifacio sites in Cavite

 

 

 

MECHANICS 

 

In celebration of the 150th birth anniversary of Andres Bonifacio on 30 November 2013, The Department of Tourism (DOT) and the National Historical Commission of the Philippines (NHCP) cordially invite the public to rediscover and visit the sites associated with Bonifacio’s life.

 

 

 

 

 

Be a Bonifacio Pilgrim! Complete the Byaheng Bonifacio: Byaheng Bayani ng Bayan

 

 

 

Visit the sites featured in the Bonifacio @ 150 brochures and paste your photos taken at the sites provided. The first 100 participants to complete shall receive a token and a Byaheng Bonifacio: Byaheng Bayani ng Bayan certificate, subject to validation by the NHCP. All finishers will receive a Ka- Byahe ni Bonifacio certificate.

 

 

 

 

Bonifacio @ 150 Brochures are available at the following offices:

 

1. National Historical Commission – Office of the Historic Sites and Education Division

2. Department of Tourism – Information Office

3. Department of Tourism – Regional Offices

 

 

View Bonifacio @ 150 e-Brochure here:

 

 

 

 

 

 

Eligibility:

 

The competition is open to all domestic and international tourists. Organizers, sponsors and members of the Bonifacio @ 150 Technical Working Group Committee / Organizing Committee are not eligible to join.

 

 

 

 

Redemption of Prizes:

 

A. The token and certificate may be claimed at the office of the National Historic Sites and Education Division, National Historical Commission of the Philippines, T.M. Kalaw Street, Ermita Manila.

Tel. nos.:             (02)254-7482 or (02)523-1019

Email Address:  hsed@nhcp.gov.ph 

 

B. Winners shall shoulder all cost they will incur in claiming their prize.

 

C. When claiming their prize, winners must present to the authorized NHCP representative the completed brochure and a valid ID with name, address, photo and signature.

 

D.  Winners should claim their prizes within sixty (60) days from receipt of notification; otherwise, the prizes will be forfeited in favor of the Philippine government.

 

 

 

 

 

DIRECTIONS FOR THE TRAIL

 

 

 

1. Tutuban, Manila

    Tutuban Mall, C.M. Recto Ave., Manila

 

 

 

 

How to get there:

 

If taking public transportation:

 

Via LRT 1 : Alight at Doroteo Jose Station, walk towards CM Recto then ride jeepneys going to Divisoria.

 

Via LRT2: Alight at Recto Station ride jeepneys going to Divisoria

 

Via  Jeepneys: Jeepneys plying Baclaran- Divisoria/ Cubao to Divisoria pass by Tutuban Mall area

 

Parking, Dining stops and comfort rooms are available at Tutuban Mall.

 

 

 

 

2. KKK Foundation Site

    El Cano cor. Recto Ave., Manila

 

 

How to get there:

 

If taking public transportation:

 

Via LRT 1 : Alight at Doroteo Jose Station, walk towards CM Recto then ride jeepneys going to Divisoria.

 

Via LRT2: Alight at Recto Station ride jeepneys going to Divisoria

 

Via  Jeepneys: Jeepneys plying Baclaran- Divisoria/ Cubao to Divisoria pass by Tutuban Mall area

 

Taxis are also available going to the area.

 

The area is near Tutuban Mall. Best to park in Tutuban Mall then just walk towards El Cano Street. Dining stops and comfort rooms are available at Tutuban Mall.

 

 

 

 

3. Binondo Church, Manila

    Plaza Lorenzo Ruiz, Binondo, Manila

 

 

 

How to get there:

 

If taking public transportation:

 

Via LRT 1:  Alight at Central Station, walk towards the Jones bridge area, ride jeepneys or FX going to Divisoria which passes in front of the church

 

Via  Jeepneys: Jeepneys plying Baclaran- Divisoria pass by the church

 

Taxis are also available going to the area.

 

Tips: Best to park along the streets or pay parking areas around the church. Dining stops  with comfort rooms are available at  Ongpin St and other streets near the church.

 

 

 

 

4. Cry of Pugad Lawin Shrine, Quezon City

    Seminary Road, Brgy. Bahay Toro, Quezon City

 

 

 

How to get there:

 

Taxis are available going to the area. Tricycles are available along Congressional Avenue going to the site.

 

Parking available within the park.

 

No dining and rest stops available near the area.  The location is next to the Pugad Lawin High School and Quezon City General Hospital. The Shrine is open daily 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

 

 

 

 

5. Krus na Ligas, Quezon City

 

 

 

How to get there:

 

UP Ikot jeepneys are available going to the area then board a tricycle going to the barangay hall.

 

Taxis are also available going to the area.

 

Tips: Street parking only.

 

 

 

 

6. Pinaglabanan Shrine, San Juan City

    Pinaglabanan St., San Juan City

 

 

 

How to get there:

 

From Recto, buses are available going to Ortigas, alight at Pinaglabanan St. in San Juan. Jeeps are available going to the site. 

From Ortigas, ride a bus going to Quiapo, alight at Pinaglabanan st in San Juan City.

 

Tips: Parking and comfort rooms are available on-site. The Pinaglabanan Memorial Shrine is open daily. The Museo ng Katipunan is open from Tuesday to Sunday, 8:00 Am – 4:00 PM.

 

 

 

 

7. Hagdang Bato, Mandaluyong

    Hagdang Bato Barangay Center, A. Bonifacio St., Mandaluyong City

 

 

 

How to get there:

 

Jeepneys from Kalentong, Quiapo and Pasig passes by Shaw Boulevard. Alight at Bonifacio St. Tricycles are available going to the Hagdang Bato Barangay Center.

 

Street parking available for buses, small vehicles can park at the barangay center. Comfort rooms available at the barangay hall.

 

 

 

 

8.Pasig Catholic Church/  Valentin Cruz Marker, Pasig City

    Caruncho Avenue, (MH del Pilar St.,) Pasig City 

 

 

 

 

If taking public transportation:

 

Via MRT (1): Alight at Ortigas Station , walk towards Robinson’s Galleria, FX and jeepneys going to Pasig Bayan are available. The Church and the Marker are within the town center.

 

Via MRT (2): Alight at Shaw Boulevard Station, FX and jeepneys going to Pasig bayan are available. The Church and the Marker are within the town center.

 

Via  Jeepneys/ FX: Jeepneys and FX plying Quiapo-Pasig Bayan that passes by Shaw Boulevard are available. Church and the Marker are within the town center.

Parking, Dining stops and comfort rooms are available in the area of Pasig Bayan.

 

 

 

 

16. Pamitinan Caves

       Sitio Wawa, Brgy. San Rafael, Rodriguez, Rizal

 

 

 

 

If taking public transportation:

 

From Cubao, buses, jeepneys and FX vans are available going to Rodriguez. From the town center, tricycles can bring you to the site.   

 

A designated parking area, registration office and comfort rooms are available at the area. Dining stops are available around the town of Rodriguez.   

 

Visitors need to pay environmental fess (P2.00) upon entrance to the park. 

CAVITE TRAIL

 

 

 

 

9. Imus Plaza, Imus, Cavite

    Tirona St., Poblacion, Imus, Cavite

 

 

 

How to get there:

 

If taking public transportation:

 

Buses bound for Dasmariñas passes by the Imus junction. From there, jeepneys and tricycles are available going to the Imus Plaza.

 

Street parking around the plaza, Dining stops are available near the plaza. Comfort rooms available at the Imus City Municipal Hall.    

 

 

 

 

10. Tribunal, Noveleta, Cavite

       Gen. Antonio St., Poblacion, Noveleta, Cavite

 

 

 

If taking public transportation:

 

Buses bound for Cavite City passes by the Noveleta Municipal Hall. Walk towards the tribunal located at the back of the municipal building. 

 

Street parking near the municipal hall, Dining stops are available in the area. Comfort rooms available at the Noveleta Municipal Hall.   

 

Open daily from 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM. No entrance fee.

   

 

 

 

11. Tejeros Convention Site, Rosario, Cavite

       Gen. Trias Drive, Brgy. Tejeros, Rosario, Cavite

 

 

 

If taking public transportation:

 

Buses bound for Ternate/ Naic/ Maragondon passes by the Tejeros junction. From there, ride jeepneys or baby buses bound for SM Rosario or Cavite City which passes by the Tejeros Convention Site. 

 

Parking and comfort rooms are available at the building compound. Dining stop at nearby SM Rosario.  

 

 

 

 

12.  Pinagbarilan, Indang, Cavite

       Brgy. Limbon, Indang, Cavite

 

 

 

If taking public transportation:

 

Buses bound for Indang are available in Baclaran. Alight at the town center of Indang, tricycles are vailable going to the site.

 

Street parking only. Dining stop available at the Indang town proper.  

 

 

 

 

13. Casa Hacienda de Naic, Naic, Cavite

       Brgy. C. Nazareno, Poblacion, Naic, Cavite

 

 

 

 

 

If taking public transportation:

 

Buses bound for Ternate/ Naic/ Maragondon passes by the Naic junction. From there, ride jeepneys, baby buses or tricycles going to the town plaza. The Casa Hacienda is just a few minutes walk away.  

 

Parking and comfort rooms available at the town plaza area. Dining stops are available around town.  

 

Open daily from 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM. No entrance fee.

 

 

 

 

 

14. Trial House, Maragondon, Cavite

       Col. Riel St., (Poblacion), Maragondon, Cavite

 

 

 

If taking public transportation:

 

Buses bound for Ternate/ Naic/ Maragondon passes by the Maragondon junction (Brgy. Garita). From there, ride jeepneys or tricycles going to the town plaza. The Trial House is just some few minutes walk away from the public market.  

 

Street parking only. Comfort rooms available at the Shrine. Dining stops are available around town.  

 

Open daily from 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM. No entrance fee.

 

 

 

 

15.   Execution Site, Maragondon, Cavite

        Mt. Nagpatong, Maragondon, Cavite

 

 

 

No public transportation going to the site. Because of the all-weather road, private vehicles are best to use during dry months but at a certain point only. Hiking is best going to the site [about one (1) hour].

 

Tourists are advised to coordinate with local guides at the Local Government of Maragondon before proceeding to the site.

 

 

 

 

 

 

KABYAHE NI GAT BONIFACIO

TOP 10 FINISHERS

 

 

 

  1.  Ma. Isabelle R. Ramos

  2.  Reginald F. Cinco

  3.  Victor P. Estrella

  4.  Patrick John F. Mansueto

  5.  Mary Rosejoy C. Tacadena

  6.  Nico N. Aquino

  7.  Mary Joyce P. Moaje

  8.  Michael O. Brian Yap Gacer

  9.  Erwin A. Bisain

10.  Ma. Theresa R. Marcelo

 

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