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    Intramuros

    Intramuros

    Ranked #1 overall in Manila things to do
    8.572 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Historic Site, Neighbourhood
    Popular withHistoryAdventureArtsy

    Intramuros (Latin, "within the walls") is the oldest district and historic core of the City of Manila, the capital of the Philippines. Also called the Walled City, the original citadel of Manila was the seat of ...

  • 2
    Manila Bay

    Manila Bay

    Ranked #2 overall in Manila things to do
    7.773 reviews
    Outdoors
    Popular withFamiliesOutdoorsyBackpackers

    The famous Manila Bay sunset can be viewed from here. A good visit on a lazy day just to stroll and enjoy the bay and the sunset. There are some ...

  • 3
    Fort Santiago

    Fort Santiago

    Ranked #3 overall in Manila things to do
    8.454 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Historic Site
    Popular withHistoryOutdoorsyBackpackers

    This is a historical place in the Philippines. This fort was used by the Spaniards during the war. It is also here where our national hero was jailed before sending ...

  • 4
    Rizal Park

    Rizal Park

    Ranked #4 overall in Manila things to do
    8.652 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Outdoors, Historic Site, Monument, Park
    Popular withOutdoorsyHistoryFamilies

    The Rizal Park is where the founding father of Philippine Independence, Jose Rizal, was executed by the Spanish colonialists. He was led from his cell to this spot and promptly ...

  • 5
    Manila Ocean Park

    Manila Ocean Park

    Ranked #5 overall in Manila things to do
    8.639 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Outdoors, Other, Entertainment, Water Park
    Popular withFamiliesStudentsAdventure

    It's my now default go-to for my Singaporean Malaysian cravings. They serve great food and very affordable prices and topped by a great backdrop - Manila Bay's perfect sunset.

  • 6
    Quezon Memorial Circle

    Quezon Memorial Circle

    Ranked #6 overall in Manila things to do
    8.539 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Monument
    Popular withHistoryBackpackersFamilies

    ..really really loved it ! parati kaming pumapasyal dto sa Quezon City Circle and i have many many pictures there :) tapat lang ng pinagtratrabahuan ni Papa .

  • 7
    Manila Cathedral

    Manila Cathedral

    Ranked #7 overall in Manila things to do
    8.737 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Historic Site, Church
    Popular withHistorySpiritualFamilies

    Whether you're religious or not, cathedrals in any city are worth checking out - they're a feat of human engineering and man power. This particular church was undergoing renovations when ...

  • 8
    Ayala Avenue

    Ayala Avenue

    Ranked #8 overall in Manila things to do
    8.025 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Landmark
    Popular withFamiliesBusinessLuxury

    In this business area of Makati, Ayala Avenue is one of the 3 major avenues in this area, other two being the Paseo de Roxas and Makati Avenue. You can ...

  • 9
    Roxas Boulevard

    Roxas Boulevard

    Ranked #9 overall in Manila things to do
    7.825 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Landmark, Road or Highway
    Popular withBackpackersFoodiesNightlife

    A good place for walking excursion...

  • 10
    National Museum of the Philippines

    National Museum of the Philippines

    Ranked #10 overall in Manila things to do
    8.919 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Art Museum, History Museum
    Popular withHistoryStudentsArtsy

    Admission is free. One of the best places to go in Manila especially if you are into arts and history.

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