Cheap flights to Cotabato
Cotabato is a city in the province of the same name in the Maguindanao region of Philippines. The city has a history dating back over 500 years, and is nicknamed the Stone Fortress of Mindanao. Cotabato city has historically been the first city for Muslims in Philippines, and was once the capital of the historic Sultanate of Maguindanao. Even today, the city's population is predominantly Muslim, while the main language spoken in the city is Maguindanao.
The main sights for tourists are the Rio Grande de Mindanao, the second largest river in Philippines, where you can partake in watersports and boat racing; Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Masjid, the picturesque grand mosque of Cotabato city; Church of the Immaculate Conception of Tamontaka, the oldest church in the city, built in 1872; Immaculate Concepcion Cathedral, with its huge bell tower; Lourdes Grotto; Kutawato Caves, which have provided shelter to the natives from different invasive forces; Old Cotabato City Hall; Old Provincial Capitol; People’s Palace; Takumi Butai Memorial Shrine; Tantawan Park; and many others.
The city of Cotabato hosts many festivals and events throughout the year, including Araw ng Kutabato, Our Lady of Penafrancia Fiesta, and Immaculate Concepcion Fiesta, among others. Guests to the city will be overwhelmed by the sheer elegance and scale of these festivals, and will be tempted to join in the festivities.
Cotabato is connected via the Awang Airport in Neighbouring Datu Odin Sinsuat, where one can get a connecting flight to Manila. Call Mabuhay Travel today and ask about what you can experience in Cotabato. Our travel experts will be waiting to hear your queries, and find you the cheapest flights to Cotabato.