Madonna of Japan: A Symbol of Friendship Between the Japanese and Filipinos
Madonna of Japan, also known as Madonna Maria Kanonat, is a symbol of friendship between the Japanese and Filipinos. It is located along Magsaysay Boulevard at the Kanhuraw Hill beside the Tacloban City Hall, facing Kankabato Bay.
A stone monument of the Madonna Maria Kannon is erected in memory of the brave soldiers who fought and died in this battlefield.
How to go to Madonna of Japan
From Downtown, you can choose to walk going to Madonna of Japan by taking Magsaysay Boulevard or ride a tricycle or a jeepney/multicab. It can be found just beside Tacloban City Hall. Fare is Php 8 and travel time is around 3 minutes.
Coordinates: 11°14’36″N 125°0’32″E