Region IV-A (CALABARZON)

The region is composed of five provinces, namely: Cavite, Laguna, Batangas, Rizal, and Quezon; acronym CALABARZON.

RIZAL PROVINCE - ISLANDS PHILIPPINES

Rizal Cultural Attractions - Rizal Historical Attractions - Rizal Man-Made Attractions -Rizal Natural Attractions - Rizal Religious Attractions

Rizal Province Islands Philippines
Rizal Province People and Culture

The original inhabitants of Rizal are the Tagalogs which makes up most of its population. Minority ethnic groups include Ilocanos, Bicolanos, Kapampangans, Pangasinenses and Cebuanos.

Tagalog is the main language in the province.

Majority of the population practice Roman Catholicism and many towns in Rizal have centuries-old Spanish churches. A notable church is the Antipolo Cathedral in Antipolo City.



Common dishes

Popular catches include tilapia, catfish (hito), milkfish (bangus), grouper (lapu-lapu), shrimp (hipon), prawns (sugpo), mackerel (galunggong, hasa-hasa), swordfish, oysters (talaba), mussels (tahong), clams (halaan and tulya), large and small crabs (alimango and alimasag respectively), game fish, sablefish, tuna, cod, blue marlin, and squid/cuttlefish (both called pusit).

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