Las Casas Filipinas de Acuzar (Bagac - Bataan)
Bataan province has some spectacular mountains and beautiful beaches along the coast. For those who like Spanish colonial architecture Las Casas Filipinas de Acuzar features a collection of rescued colonial era buildings which have be be re-assembled in this heritage park
Bataan is home of the first Philippine Economic Zones in Marivelles, and also to the controversial nuclear power station at Morong, which although finally completed was not fuelled and put into operation due to threat of earthquakes, and is now on the sight-seeing agenda!
In 1647, the Dutch landed in the country in an attempt to seize the islands and massacred the people of Abucay in Bataan.
Subic Bay Map
Balon Anito Hot Spring
Bataan Nuclear Plant
Dambana ng Kagitingan
Death March Marker km 0
Ray Haffenden 2015
Way 2 Go Map of Bataan Province
Unfortunately Bataan is best known as the starting point of the infamous "Death March" when the Japanese Army force-marched captured U.S. and Filipino troops to the San Fernando railhead under brutal conditions. They were then transferred to Capas, Tarlac in unventilated box cars from San Fernando railhead to Camp O'Donell for encarceration.