The City Health Office Vigan awarded for its effortless compliance to Mother-Baby friendly Initiative Facility
Best City Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council 1st Place – Regional Winner
Congratulations to our new Mayor of Vigan, Mayor Juan Carlo S. Medina
Vigan City World Costume Festival
Most Competitive Component City in Government Efficiency
UNESCO World Heritage Cities Solidarity Cultural Festival
Seal of Good Local Governance
Binatbatan Festival of the Arts

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Vigan is an island, which used to be detached from the mainland by three rivers - the great Abra River, the Mestizo River and the Govantes River. It is unique among the Philippine towns because it is the country’s most extensive and only surviving historic city that dates back to the 16th century Spanish colonial period. Vigan was an important coastal trading post in pre-colonial times. Long before the Spanish galleons, Chinese junks sailing from the South China Sea came to Isla de Bigan through the Mestizo River that surrounded the island. On board were sea-faring merchants that came to barter exotic goods from Asian kingdoms in exchange f...

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Grade School Students Get Free Immunization
28 Aug

Grade School Students Get Free Immunization

In line with the National Immunization Month for Adolescents, the Department of Health (DOH) Region ...
Oath Taking Ceremonies of the Newly Elected Vigan Officials
28 Jul

Oath Taking Ceremonies of the Newly Elected Vigan Officials

Mayor Juan Carlo Medina was formally installed as the new mayor of the well–known world’s heritage...
Most Competitive Component City in Government Efficiency 1st Place Region 1st and 7th Place, National Level
21 Apr

Most Competitive Component City in Government Efficiency 1st Place Region 1st and 7th Place, National Level

The Department of Trade and Industry or DTI has named Vigan the Most Competitive Component City ...

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