Situated in Borromeo St., just a few meters from the Site of the first flag raising in Mindanao, the Virgen de la Paz y Buen Viaje Parish is one of the two notable Catholic Churches in the Surigao City Downtown area. The other one is San Nicholas Cathedral.
Designed based on modern structures the Virgen de la Paz y Buen Viaje Parish serves as an alternate church for people living in the area. The church has a seating capacity of 500 persons and it has daily masses at 5:30am and 5:30pm. Can be contacted at telephone numbers at 232-6257 / 826-1770, the parish office is open from Tuesdays to Sundays only. On Sundays, Visayan Masses are at 5:30am and 7:00am, while the English Mass is at 6:00pm.