Address: Barangay Conchu, Trece Martires City, Cavite
Trece Martires is located at the center of Cavite Province. It is bounded on the North by the Municipality of Tanza, on the South by the Municipalities of Amadeo and Indang, on the East by the Municipality of General Trias and the West by the Municipalities of Tanza and Naic. It is 45 kilometers from Metro Manila, 25 kilometers from Cavite City, 23 kilometers from Tagaytay City and 26.3 kilometers from Puerto Azul.
Speaking of its rich history, one can find the memorial shrines and monuments preserved perfectly throughout Cavite province. A cultural day trip to Trece Martires can make any weekend as a day well spent. Historical places in Trece Martires include Bantayog ng Labintatlong Martir ng Kabite and the Cavite Provincial Capitol (also known as Trece Martires Capitol).
Other tourist attractions are Mayang Falls, Cabuko Resort, and Sherwood Hills and Golf Club. If you are fulfilling a gastronomic experience on this part of Cavite, two of the most popular restaurants are Republic of Cavite Restaurant and Katitay’s Barbecue Grill.
W hen in Trece Martires also, don’t forget to witness the celebration of the town fiesta in honor of St. Jude Thaddeus, the patron saint. The main festival involves parades, street dances, and sing and dance contest, although the main attraction is the coronation of the Mutya ng Trece Martires.
On the cultural side, you may watch the reenactment of the martyrdom of the thirteen heroes happening every 12th of September. The marks the Death Anniversary of the Thirteen Martyrs of Cavite.
- Lyceum of the Philippines Cavite
- Trece Martires National High School & Elementary
- Notre Dame School
- Conchu Elementary School
Industrialization and commercialism have replaced agriculture as the major source of economy for the city. Its economic growth has attracted immigration from other municipalities especially from Metro Manila. The city gradually developed its economy for it supported the construction of Walter Mart Trece Martires, the largest Walter Mart in Cavite along Governor’s Drive corner City Hall.
- SM City Trece Martires (4.4 kms. away)
- Puregold Jr. (4.2 kms. away)
- Gen. Emilio Aguinaldo Memorial Hospital (4.7 kms. away)
Other neighbouring establishments like hospitals and shopping malls to name a few, MV Santiago Medical Center, General Trias Medical Center And Hospital Inc. FCIE, The District Cavite and SM Dasmariñas.
How to go to Trece Martires, Cavite
Commute to and fro Cavite and within is not a problem due to new road developments such as CAVITEX (Manila-Cavite Expressway) and CALAX (Cavite-Laguna Expressway) and other already established routes such as South Luzon Expressway (SLEX). Yes, it’s relatively near Manila, Laguna, Batangas, and other provinces.
Trece Martires, specifically, is just 2 hours of drive away from Metro Manila. Take exit 33 on SLEX going to Carmona. Continue to General Trias, following the signs on the road then merging onto Governor’s Drive. You will see Trece Martires on the right side of the road.
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