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This is the Cultural Heritage Evaluation for the Municipality of Manay as of October 2017. The table shows the list of the different cultural heritage of the municipality ranging from the tangible and intangible heritages.

Local Community /LGU : Municipality of Manay

PARTICULARS NAME LOCATION CONDITION REMARKS
A. HERITAGE MAPPING
1. Unique Attraction
a. Built Heritage
Churches/Mosques St. Franxis Xavier Central, Manay Good Under Construction
Fortification - - - -
Civic Buildings Gabaldon Bldg. (GMES-1) Central,Manay Good
Shrines & Historical Sites - - - -
Cemeteries Manay Cemeteries Brgy. Wide Poor Some Cemeteries are congested
Langag Lambog,Manay Poor The place is disturbed
Market Place Public Market Central, San Ignacio and Holy Cross Good -
Bridges - - - -
Houses Mapayo Old House Central,Manay Good -
Emelio Dayanghirang Old House Zaragoza,Manay Good -
Bantayan Ancestral House San Fermin,Manay Good The house is built on top of a rock
Villages Limentuog Community Taocanga,Manay Good
Matabang Community Taocanga,Manay Good
Streets - - - -
b. Intangible Heritage - - - -
Tradition Mandaya Beliefs and Practices Taocanga,Manay Poor Deteriorating
Rituals Kasal sa Banig Taocanga,Manay Poor Slowly Deteriorating
Skills - - - -
Technology - - - -
c. Arts and Crafts - - - -
Musical Instruments - - - -
Crafts - - - -
Arts - - - -
Weaving Banig Weaving San Fermin,Taocanga,Concepcion Good to Poor
Furniture - - - -
Metal Works - - - -
d. Performances - - - -
Local Songs - - - -
Local Dances - - - -
Local Theater - - - -
e.Food - - - -
Signature Dishes - - - -
Food Products Banana Chips (Intl.) SIFCO, San Ignacio Good Production Problems
Peanut Central,Manay Poor Low Production
Coco Jam Holy Cross,San Isidro Poor Low Production
Turmeric/Ginger Tea Holy Cross,San Isidro Poor Low Production
Local Delicacies Lechon Manay Wide
f. Traditional Attire
Designs Dagmay Taocanga,Manay Poor Deteriorating
Textiles Dagmay Taocanga,Manay Poor Deteriorating
Jewelry/Organization
Head Gear Head Garb Taocanga, Manay Poor Deteriorating
Foot Wear
g. Natural Heritage
Geological Kaubangan Twin Cliff Concepcion,Manay Poor Community Lack of IEC
Mabaho Cave Central,Manay Poor Community Lack of IEC
Batinao Cave Manreza,Manay Poor Community Lack of IEC
Manreza Cave Manreza,Manay Poor Community Lack of IEC
Kamuaging Cave Del Pilar,Manay Poor Community Lack of IEC
Manaol Point Central,Manay Poor Community Lack of IEC
Rocky Shorelines of Bonga and Bagsak Central,Manay Poor Community Lack of IEC
Water Forms Lake Diomaboc Taocanga,Manay Poor Community Lack of IEC
Andap Falls Taocanga,Manay Poor Community Lack of IEC
Soli Falls Taocanga,Manay Poor Community Lack of IEC
Napnapan Falls Taocanga,Manay Poor Community Lack of IEC
Lapinigan River Taocanga,Manay Poor Community Lack of IEC
Wangan River Taocanga,Manay Poor Community Lack of IEC
Tagdalid Falls Taocanga,Manay Poor Community Lack of IEC
Danao Lake Rizal,Manay Poor Community Lack of IEC
Tili-tili Falls Holy Cross,Manay Poor Community Lack of IEC
Batinao Falls Manreza,Manay Poor Community Lack of IEC
Mapad Falls Manreza,Manay Poor Community Lack of IEC
Taga Pandan Falls Manreza,Manay Poor Community Lack of IEC
Panay Falls Concepcion,Manay Poor Community Lack of IEC
Central Beachline Central,Manay Poor Community Lack of IEC
San Ignacio Beachline San Ignacio,Manay Poor Community Lack of IEC
Bonga Cove Central,Manay Poor Community Lack of IEC
Tagtalisay Falls Central,Manay Poor Community Lack of IEC
Zaragoza Beachline San Ignacio,Manay Poor Community Lack of IEC
Biodiversity Mt. Kampalili Taocanga,Manay Good Undertaken with PEF
Limentuog Forest Taocanga,Manay Good Undertaken with PEF
Flora and Fauna Rafflesia verrocuza Taocanga,Manay Poor Community Lack of IEC
Dragonfly Sanctuary Matabang,Taocanga Poor Community Lack of IEC
Phil. Eagle Sanctuary Taocanga,Manay Good Undertaken with PEF
Views and Vistas Cayawan Highlands Cayawan,Manay Good For further exposure
Del Pilar Hills Del Pilar,Manay Good For further exposure
Piyanungtungan Plateau Zaragoza, Manay Good For further exposure
2. Historical Data
Artifacts
Eco-Facts
Antiques
Books/Literature
Manuscripts
Oral History
Trivia
3.Local Resource Persons
a. Reachel Palomares
b. Walter Casumpo
Joselito Blas
Local Historian
Cultural Mappers
Teachers
Local Craftsman
National Artists
Gawad Manglilikha Ng Bayan (GAMAB)
Community Elders
Local Politicians
4. Festivals and Events
Patronal Fiesta
Tourism-related events Lechon Festival San Isidro, Manay Good Every 2nd Week of May
Loot Festival Central, Manay Good Every 4th Week of May
Manayan Festival Manay, Davao Or. Good Every 24th and 25th of October
Community / church-based festivals Fiest of St. Francis Xavier Central, Manay Good Every 25th of October
Fiest of St. Ignatius Loyola San Ignacio, Manay Good Last Week of July
Created Events(cultural dance contest) Coco BuBiLuSa Central, Manay Good Done every Fiesta
Talento Manay Central, Manay Good Done every Fiesta
Mautak ako Showdown Central, Manay Good Done every Fiesta
Bancarera Central, Manay Good Done every Fiesta
Cultural Icon WOW MANAY Featuring Dagmay
B. TOURISM ASPECT
1. Overall Impact
a. Attractiveness of the community to draw considerable number of foreign and local tourists. The town of Manay has very natural scenic beauty like white sand beaches, caves, lakes, cliffs, and rivers. During the whole month of October the people celebrates different activities such as Carabalsa, Cocobubilusa (copra making), Agrifair, and many more.
b. Potential to draw ratio of foreign participants as well as other regions against local participants.
c. Uniqueness of the place.
2. Tourist Appeal
a. Popularly of the area as a tourist destination. Mt. Campalili
Lake Diombok
The sacred of Mt. Campalili is a sanctuary of Philippine Eagle.
Lake Diombok which declared cleanest and greenest inland bodies of water Lake category.
Fresh air
Clean water / no pollution
fresh foods like fish, etc.
b. Image of the destination in terms of peace and order. The town is home of peaceful, loving people with zero crime rate.
The people of Manay are hospitable and friendly.
3. Level of Preparedness and Sustainability
a.Sufficiency and state of basic tourism facilities and infrastructure.
Accommodation Facilities -Hotel and Lodging Houses
Restaurants Fast food eatery and carenderia with standard comfort rooms.
Leisure Facilities - Complete covered court in ALL BARANGAYS
5 resorts with air-conditioned rooms and ventilated rooms
Support Services: banks, communication, hospitals 1 district hospital
3 pharmacy
MOBILE stations (SMART & GLOBE)
Pawnshops and Perapadala
Barangay health station with maternity
2 gasoline station
PNP station with 1 outpost
3 AMBULANCE
b. Accessibility
Land
Sea
Air
4. Touristic Icon - Mt. Campalili
Carabalsa Festival