Jagna (Bohol) Tourist Spots, History, Festivals

Jagna is a 3rd class coastal municipality of Bohol Province in Region 7 or Central Visayas Region, Philippines.


Profile of Jagna Municipality (Geography)
Location –> Southern part of Bohol Island in Central Visayas, Philippines (See map below)
Neighboring Towns –> Sierra Bullones (north), Duero (east) and
Area –> 168.49 km2 (65.05 sq mi)
Population –> 33,892 (2015 Census)
Revenue (2016) –> 109,668,652.10
Barangays –> 33
Terrain –> Mountainous with hills and coastal plain
Industries –> Agriculture, Trading, Tourism
Major Products –> Rice, Fish, Corn, Vegetables, Poultry, Handicraft, Home-made Food Items
People/Language –> Boholano, Cebuano, Tagalog, English
Legislative District –> 3rd
Government Officials
Congressman –> Kristine Alexie Tutor
Mayor –> Joseph Rañola
Vice Mayor –> Fortunato R. Abrenilla

History of Jagna

The town of Jagna traced its origin on September 29, 1631 when some Spanish missionaries establishment an outpost in the area.

Economy of Jagna

Jagna is an agricultural town where rice, corn and fish are the major products.

Jagna is home to a busy RO-RO port that caters to domestic travelers and traders to and from Mindanao.

Tourist Spots in Jagna

Can-uba Beach
Naatang Beach
Kinahugan Falls
Lonoy Cold Spring
Mayana Centennial Narra Tree
Hacienda Gervacio Forest Park
St. Michael the Archangel Parish Church

Festivals in Jagna

Calamay Festival

Map of Jagna Municipality in Bohol Province

See also: Profile of Mayor Joseph Rañola, Governor Arthur Yap

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