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Food Lover's Guide to Manila

Food Lover's Guide to Manila

For a town that just years ago had little appeal in the way of good eats, metro Manila has taken a positive turn and is well on its way to becoming a dining mecca with plentiful options. Read on for some of the best bites and food experiences in the Philippines.

Must-Try Dishes

In the Philippine capital,grilled meatsare a street-food favorite, with marinated fish, chicken, and pork cooked to a variety of specifications. Dishes like***sinigang na hipon***, a slightly sour shrimp soup, and***fried lumpia***, a type of spring roll, can be found on restaurant menus throughout the city. Those craving noodles should sample***palabok***, a simple dish made from noodles and egg. Seafood lovers will appreciate***kinilaw***, Manila’s answer to ceviche or poke, made with fresh fish, onions, garlic, ginger, spicy chilies, tomato, and coconut vinegar. You also can’t go wrong with arguably the most famous Filipino dish,chicken adobo.

The huge variety of tropical fruits that grow in the archipelago, including mangoes, jackfruit, and coconut, inspire many of Manila’s sweet treat.Buko salad***mixes them all together with a sweet cream. In the heat of summer, locals cool off with***halo-halo, a pile of shaved ice topped with evaporated milk, diced fruits, sweet red beans, purple yam, and coconut gel.

Must-Do Experiences

  • Sample some of Manila’s best Filipino street food on a walking tour of Bonifacio Global City night market.

  • Learn to transform typical Filipino ingredients into delicious and popular dishes at a hands-on cooking class within a local Manila home.

  • Feast on the flavors of the world’s oldest Chinatown, historic Binondo, during a guided food tour of the neighborhood.

  • Dive into the history and heritage of Filipino cuisine during a hosted dinner in a private home in Quezon City, showcasing lesser-known Filipino dishes.

  • Immerse yourself in the traditions of the Philippines by combining abarrio fiesta feast with a traditional dance performance.

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Manila Old and New: Sightseeing Tour Including Intramuros and Fort Santiago

Manila Old and New: Sightseeing Tour Including Intramuros and Fort Santiago

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Discover the top sights of Manila on a 4-hour sightseeing tour by coach with an expert guide. Take in the City of Makati and Old Manila, including landmarks such as Nielson Tower, American Cemetery and Memorial and the old walled city of Intramuros. Walk through Intramuros to see UNESCO World Heritage sites including San Agustin Church and Fort Santiago, and learn about the nation's history and heroes like Dr Jose Rizal. You'll gain insight into the Philippine's history, the Spanish colonial era and vibrant modern-day Manila.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$47.99
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US$47.99
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8 Days North Luzon PRIVATE TOUR Mt.Pinatubo,Banaue,Batad, Sagada,Vigan,Pagudpud

8 Days North Luzon PRIVATE TOUR Mt.Pinatubo,Banaue,Batad, Sagada,Vigan,Pagudpud

This is a Complete Experience of Northern part in the Philippines. From our Famous Mt.Pinatubo Volcano to Mountain Rice Villages, Experience Walking to Unesco world Heritage Batad Rice Terraces, Meeting the Local People of the Mountain Region, Discovering Our Culture in Sagada, Discovering the Colonial Unesco Heritage Site of Vigan and ending your Adventure at the Tropical Paradise in Pagudpud. This Tour will Definitely Give you the Best Memories of the Country.
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  • 8 days
  • Taking safety measures
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US$1,466.67
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US$1,466.67
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Intramuros: History of Old Manila | Manila Walking Tours (with transportation)

Intramuros: History of Old Manila | Manila Walking Tours (with transportation)

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Get a comprehensive tour of Manila in just a day on this bus excursion. You'll travel with a small group of just 12 people or fewer, which lets you enjoy an intimate atmosphere and plenty of chances to ask questions. Listen to commentary on the history of Manila over the last 400 years, tracing its history from Malay to Spanish to Japanese to Filipino.
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  • 5 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$76.93
Price varies by group size
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US$76.93
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Pagsanjan Falls Adventure from Manila

Pagsanjan Falls Adventure from Manila

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Ride over rapids in a dugout canoe to Pagsanjan Falls, surrounded by the lush landscape of Pagsanjan Gorge National Park. You can swim in a hidden cave and enjoy lunch while you’re entertained by live music. Hotel pickup and drop-off are included on this exciting day trip from Manila and Makati, led by a guide.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$138.00
Price varies by group size
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US$138.00
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Mt. Pinatubo Crater Day Trip from Manila Including 4x4 Adventure and Hike

Mt. Pinatubo Crater Day Trip from Manila Including 4x4 Adventure and Hike

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Start your Mt Pinatubo tour in the predawn hours for an early start on this full-day action-packed adventure. Combine a 4WD off-road experience with a hike to Pinatubo Crater where you’re treated to supreme views of the emerald-colored lake. You’ll drive your 4x4 over terrain made of lahar—the mudflow remains of Mt Pinatubo’s 1991 eruption—then follow the same routes back to base camp. You’re rewarded with a Filipino-style lunch (and a shower) before hotel drop-off in Manila.
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  • 15 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$180.00
Price varies by group size
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US$180.00
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Cultural Dance Show with Dinner in Manila

Cultural Dance Show with Dinner in Manila

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Immerse yourself in the traditions of Filipino culture as you watch a folk dance performance and enjoy dinner in Manila. Dig into a delicious meal of Filipino specialties typical of a 'barrio fiesta' (community celebration) before enjoying a series of mesmerizing dance performances by dancers decked out in authentic native costumes. Once you've gotten into the groove, feel free to join in for some dancing of your own at the end of the evening. This dinner and dance performance also includes round-trip transport to your hotel, buffet dinner, and entrance fees.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$65.00
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US$65.00
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Hands-on Cooking Lesson in Manila: Learn to Cook in a Local Home

Hands-on Cooking Lesson in Manila: Learn to Cook in a Local Home

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Learn how to make authentic Filipino food from the experts—a local home chef. Join Greg in his beautiful colonial-style home, and enjoy a private cooking lesson in the kitchen. He will tell you all about Filipino cuisine and the history and influences that have gone into it. After the lesson, eat the traditional dishes you’ve prepared with your host.
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  • 3 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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US$67.70
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US$67.70
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Hidden Valley Springs Resort Day Trip from Manila

Hidden Valley Springs Resort Day Trip from Manila

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Escape from the hustle and bustle of Manila and enjoy a relaxing and restful respite at Hidden Valley Springs Resort. Take in the natural beauty and lush vegetation of this tropical region. Explore the resort’s massive crater, believed to have been formed by a violent volcanic upheaval thousands of years ago. Take a refreshing dip in one of the naturally heated, volcanic water pools. And enjoy a delicious buffet lunch of traditional Filipino cuisine. Manila hotel pickup and drop-off included.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$148.00
Price varies by group size
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US$148.00
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Private Half-Day Manila with Rizal Park and Fort Santiago

Private Half-Day Manila with Rizal Park and Fort Santiago

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See the main highlights of Manila on a stress-free half-day tour, ideal for visitors with limited time in the capital city. With just your private guide and party, you’ll tick off top anila attractions such as Fort Santiago, the American Memorial Cemetery, and Rizal Park and Shrine. Travel between landmarks with ease in an air-conditioned vehicle and relish the convenience of hotel pickup and drop-off.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$100.00
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US$100.00
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Absolutely Stunning Mount Pinatubo Trek to the Crater (With Transfers**)

Absolutely Stunning Mount Pinatubo Trek to the Crater (With Transfers**)

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Start your Mt Pinatubo tour in the predawn hours for an early start on this full-day action-packed adventure. Combine a 4WD off-road experience with a hike to Pinatubo Crater where you’re treated to supreme views of the emerald-colored lake. You’ll drive your 4x4 over terrain made of lahar—the mudflow remains of Mt Pinatubo’s 1991 eruption—then follow the same routes back to base camp. You’re rewarded with a Filipino-style lunch (and a shower) before hotel drop-off in Manila. Full-day Mt Pinatubo adventure from Manila Drive a 4x4 vehicle off road into a volcanic landscape Hike with an experienced guide past valley streams to Mt Pinatubo Crater Take in the breathtaking sights above the colorful crater lake Relax with a Filipino-style lunch. Round-trip hotel transport included
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  • 10 to 12 hours
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US$200.00
Price varies by group size
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US$200.00
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Manila by Night

Manila by Night

Experience the nightlife of Manila with a private guide at the helm. Start your evening with a delicious gourmet dinner while you watch a local performance. Afterward, you're accompanied to two bars for a different style of entertainment. Private transport is provided round-trip from your hotel, with the option of drop-off at a disco or casino.
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  • 5 hours
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US$167.54
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US$167.54

Amazing Manila - Tagaytay Full Day Sightseeing Tour (with transfers***)

Amazing Manila - Tagaytay Full Day Sightseeing Tour (with transfers***)

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History and Nature in one unique day trip. Come and join us as Yolo Travel Philippines takes you to places that make Manila Unique from every other city. We first take you to the birthplace of independence, Aguinaldo shrine. Then we head to Tagaytay to see the smallest volcano known to man. We will also be considering a jeepney ride to get to the palace in the sky ( The highest point in Tagaytay). Other stops will include Extreme fish feeding, fruit stands, Pasalubong (souvenir) Shopping. Our last stop will be the American cemetery *Note on Monday's aguinaldo shrine is closed and will be replaced by Sarao jeepney Factory * free pick up/drop off from your hotel in Makati, Taguig, Ermita (Manila), Malate(Manila), and Pasay. additional charges will incur outside these areas
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  • 7 to 9 hours
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US$102.57
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Shared 4 Days 3 Nights Banaue and Sagada Tour Package

Shared 4 Days 3 Nights Banaue and Sagada Tour Package

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Get fascinated with the beauty of nature and get some fresh air to escape the increasing heat in the lowlands.
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  • 4 days
  • Taking safety measures
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US$544.00
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US$544.00
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Private Filipino cooking class in a local Manila Home

Private Filipino cooking class in a local Manila Home

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Learn to cook Filipino food in this private cooking class in a chef's Manila home. Follow a host and chef into their garden to pick ingredients, such as calamansi and lemongrass, which you'll use to prepare some Filipino family recipes in a private kitchen. Learn about Filipino food and culture through the cooking lesson and your guide's commentary as you enjoy the food you've cooked.
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  • 3 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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US$60.00
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US$60.00
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Private Arrival Airport Transfer in Manila Bay and Makati Area

Private Arrival Airport Transfer in Manila Bay and Makati Area

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Enjoy your private one-way arrival transfer within Manila Bay and Makati area from all terminals in NAIA Airport
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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US$17.34
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US$17.34
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Private Half-Day Makati (Old Manila) with Intramuros

Private Half-Day Makati (Old Manila) with Intramuros

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If you’re a history buff, Makati (Old Manila) is a must-see during your time in the Philippines. Discover historical information you may have missed on a private half-day tour of Makati (Old Manila), a great introduction for first-time visitors. Check off highlights such as San Agustin Church and Museum, Rizal Park and Shrine, Fort Santiago and Intramuros, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Hotel pickup and drop-off are included for added convenience.
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  • 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$121.80
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US$121.80
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MANILA AIRPORT TRANSFER TO HOTELS in PASAY, MAKATI, BGC, MANILA (1-2 PEOPLE)

MANILA AIRPORT TRANSFER TO HOTELS in PASAY, MAKATI, BGC, MANILA (1-2 PEOPLE)

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Exclusive ride for you Door to door service 1 item of hand baggage allowed per person 1 piece of baggage allowed per person ( max.dimensions 158cm) length+width+height=158cm Remember to bring a printed copy of this voucher and a valid photo ID with you. Child car seats and boosters are not available. Maximum supplier waiting time: 60 minutes (Domestic) 90 minutes (International)
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  • 30 minutes to 2 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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US$37.34
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US$37.34
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Manila Food Tour: Chinatown Dimsum Experience

Manila Food Tour: Chinatown Dimsum Experience

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Dim sum is a southern Chinese term that can be translated to mean snack. In this experience we will be trying out iconic dim sum as well as some other snacks beloved by the locals. A generous selection of sweet and savory dishes with both Chinese and Filipino flavors. For those who love food, this experience will be right up your alley! We will be visiting what CNN Travel has called the oldest Chinatown in the world, Manila City's Binondo Chinatown. Here, we will be exploring the side streets and alleyways to find hidden gems and hole-in-the-wall restaurants and beloved local food.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$76.93
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US$76.93

Introduction to Philippine History

Introduction to Philippine History

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Intramuros was the heart of the archipelago for hundreds of years, here we begin a crash course in Philippine history. A glimpse at the Philippines' colonial past and how the events of history has shaped the current Philippines. Join us on this adventure through the old city of Manila as we take routes less traveled and discover wonderful corners and side streets very few get to see.
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  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$64.00
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US$64.00

Private Airport Transfer: Manila Ninoy Aquino Int. Airport (MNL) to Manila

Private Airport Transfer: Manila Ninoy Aquino Int. Airport (MNL) to Manila

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Book here your safe and reliable Private Airport Transfer from Manila Ninoy Aquino International Airport (MNL) to your hotel or destination within the Manila city area. Our service operates across 150+ countries and 1500+ airports with an excellent customer satisfaction rating of 9/10 based on 35k+ reviews. - Fixed price with no hidden costs after booking. - Modern cars only. - Certified professional drivers. - Meet&Greet Service: We welcome you at the airport arrivals hall holding a board with your name. - 24/7 Customer Support (English, German, Spanish, French, Dutch and Portuguese). - Your flight is delayed? We wait for you up to 90min with no extra charge!
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  • 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$15.48
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US$15.48
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Private Half-Day Shore Excursion by Foot

Private Half-Day Shore Excursion by Foot

Avoid getting stuck in the infamous traffic jams of Manila on a half-day shore excursion that allows you to tick off more attractions in less time. Rather than traveling by coach or car, you’ll get a more intimate glimpse into the Philippines’ capital as you explore the historic walled city of Intramuros on foot. Exploring the area with a guide means that you’ll be party to insider information that you may otherwise have missed.
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  • 4 to 5 hours
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US$83.34
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US$83.34
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Private Departure Airport Transfer in Manila Bay and Makati Area

Private Departure Airport Transfer in Manila Bay and Makati Area

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Enjoy your private departure transfer within Manila Bay and Makati area to Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) or Manila International Airport (MIA).
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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US$17.34
Price varies by group size
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US$17.34
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Private Shore Excursion of Manila Old and New City Tour

Private Shore Excursion of Manila Old and New City Tour

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Skip the inevitable group tour delays and the hassles of negotiating public transport and relax on this guided private shore excursion to Makati and Old Manila. Glide through vibrant downtown to the American Memorial Cemetery and pay tribute to World War II’s fallen heroes. Then stroll through the ancient remains of the old walled city, Intramuros, including San Agustin Church, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and Fort Santiago.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$60.00
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US$60.00
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Intramuros: History of Old Manila | Manila Shore Excursion

Intramuros: History of Old Manila | Manila Shore Excursion

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"Intramuros: History of Old Manila" is a tour walled city of Manila, the capital of the Philippines. This tour is best for guest who want to know the history of Manila and the Philippines. This is a history-and-culture-anchored tour that involves part walking, horse-back riding and museum visits. We curated this tour to tell more than 400 years of history in more or less 4 hours.
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  • 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$76.93
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US$76.93
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