Located on the northeastern coast of the island province of Cebu, Danao City is
27 kilometers north of Cebu City. It is bounded on the north by the town of Carmen, on the
east by Camotes Sea, on the south by Compostela, and on the south by Asturias town.
It has a total land area of 107 square kilometers. The city is partly urban and partly rural. The coastal area which is around
One-fifth of the total land area of Danao is mostly flat but the interior parts are hilly and mountainous.
Its agricultural products include rice, corn, coconut, rootcrops and vegetables, poultry and hog. Fishing
is a major industry in the coastal barangays. Manufactured products include electronics and cement. Cottage industries
produce clothes and handicraft items.
Metal fabrication has a bright prospect in Danao. There are also opportunities in food processing especially meat and fish processing. The manufacture of furniture, clothing
and fashion accessories, jewelry, personal care and other consumer goods are encouraged. The establishment of commercial complexes and tourist facilities are welcomed in this city.
Places of Interest/ Tourist Spots in Danao City
- Santo Tomas De Villanueva Church
- City Plaza
- Garden of Gethsemane
- Mt. Manghilao
Back to top