Tayum Church & Heritage Houses
Santa Catalina de Alejandria Parish Church found within the town proper of Tayum is the most impressive Spanish-colonial church in Abra. This 19th-century Baroque church was declared a National Cultural Treasure by the National Museum of the Philippines.
Tayum Church was constructed in early 1800s by the Augustinians and was dedicated to St. Catherine of Alexandria (Spanish: Sta. Catalina de Alejandría). The town of Tayum celebrates its town fiesta every 25th of November in honor of their patron saint.
Nearby, you can also find many surviving ancestral houses built in Bahay Na Bato style.
How to go — Tayum is located beside Bangued. Getting there takes around 10 to 20 minutes by car or tricycle.