Mactan island a populated island just several kilometers from Cebu Island in the Philippines. The island is a member of Cebu Province and apportioned into Lapu-Lapu City and Córdoba City. Mactan island often discussed in the history of the Philippines as Mactan’s battle. Lapu-Lapu killed Magellan, the Philippines’s main leader on the island. Today, Mactan island is one of the most visited places in Cebu.