Mactan is a densely populated island located a few kilometres from Cebu Island in the Philippines. The island is part of Cebu Province and it is divided into Lapu-Lapu City and the municipality of Cordova. The island is separated from Cebu by the Mactan Channel which is crossed by two bridges: the Marcelo Fernan Bridge and the Mactan-Mandaue Bridge. The island covers some 65 km2 (25 sq mi), and is home to currently some 430,000 people., making it the nation's most densely populated island. Along with Olango Island Group, the isles are administered as 2 cities covering 75.25 km2 (29.05 sq mi).

Mactan-Cebu International Airport is located on the island.


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