malinta tunnel

malinta tunnel is located beneath the malinta hill in corregidor island.  it is a tunnel complex that includes a series of lateral tunnels.  the tunnel used to serve as a bunker for corregidors’ personnel and was also equipped with a hospital during the war.

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staying overnight at corregidor inn will give you a chance to walk in with a tour guide in the hospital laterals inside the tunnel on the next morning.  malinta means “full of leeches” in tagalog.

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