Top 48 Things to do in Manila, Philippines

Once known as The Pearl of the Orient, Manila, the capital city of the Philippines, is a sprawling metropolis of over 13 million inhabitants. The city's convenient location in the south pacific has made it one of the busiest and most diverse places in the world. From Spanish colonial architecture and horse-drawn carriages to modern architectural marvels and an exciting nightlife, Manila has everything you're looking for.

Angono Caves, Arts & Heritage Day Tour
Take a journey through the arts capital of the Philippines and explore the ancient Angono Caves on this full-day tour. Visit premier art galleries and museums and discover historic petroglyphs dating back to 3000 BC. Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

8 hours

Free cancellation

$118
per Adult

Corregidor Island Full-Day Excursion
Escape to a historic World War II island fortress on this full-day tour to Corregidor Island. Explore major battle sites & barrack ruins, visit the Pacific War Memorial, discover Malinta Tunnel, and enjoy scenic views of Manila Bay from the... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tours & Sightseeing

9 hours

Free cancellation

$138
per Adult

Filipino Cultural Dance Show & Dinner
Experience an enchanting night out filled with local cuisine, a Filipino dance performance, and a lively ambiance. As you are captivated by the traditional costumes and dancing onstage, soak up the colorful and festive atmosphere at the barrio fiesta. Read More

Categories: Culinary Experiences, Events & Shows, Restaurants & Nightlife, Sports, Tickets & Passes

3 hours

Free cancellation

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$58

$52
per Adult

Full-Day City & Museum Tour
Discover Manila's rich history, cultural heritage and architectural grandeur on this full-day tour. Stroll through the ancient walled city of Intramuros, explore the Philippines' financial capital in Makati City, and visit ancient churches and historic museums. Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tours & Sightseeing

6 hours

Free cancellation

$108
per Adult

Full-Day City Tour with Sunset Dinner Cruise
Discover Manila's rich history and cultural heritage on this day tour. Explore the Philippines' financial capital at Makati City, visit the historic American Cemetery and Memorial, stroll through the ancient-walled city of Intramuros, and enjoy a sunset dinner cruise in... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

5 hours

Free cancellation

$98
per Adult

Half-Day City & Museum Tour
Take a journey through Manila and explore its rich history, culture, and heritage. Discover the Mall of Asia, Cultural Center of the Philippines, and historic Rizal Park before exploring 3 of Manila's most famous museums. Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tours & Sightseeing

4 hours

Free cancellation

$53
per Adult

Half-Day City Tour & Manila Ocean Park Admission
Take a journey through Manila and explore its rich history, cultural heritage, and the exotic Manila Ocean Park. Visit historic American Cemetery & Memorial, discover vivid Makati City, stroll through the ancient walled city of Intramuros, and explore the world-class... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tours & Sightseeing

6 hours

Free cancellation

$70
per Adult

Hidden Valley Springs Excursion with Lunch
Explore the scenic beauty and wonders of Hidden Valley Springs Resort, known for its volcanic terrain, splendid mountainous scenery, and natural landscapes. Enjoy a soothing bath in natural hot springs, which provides a serene setting for relaxation and rejuvenation. Read More

Categories: Spas & Beauty, Tours & Sightseeing

8 hours

Free cancellation

$148
per Adult

Historic Makati Tour
Take a journey through Makati to its historical sights and ancient buildings. Explore the impressive Makati Museum, which showcases the city’s modern era, visit the Parish Church of Saints Peter and Paul—the oldest church in Makati—and soak in the historical... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

3 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$43
per Adult

Las Casas Filipinas Heritage Tour
Discover the Philippines' traditions, culture, and heritage at Las Casas Filipinas de Acuzar on this full-day tour. Explore this historic living museum covering an area of 98. 84 acres (400 ha) and featuring a collection of more than 27 Spanish... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

12 hours

Free cancellation

$136
per Adult

Makati City & Museum Tour
On this day tour, discover bustling Makati, the economic center of the Philippines. Immerse yourself in the city's modern era in the impressive Makati Museum, uncover the Philippines' past in the Ayala Museum, and see the ancient Parish Church of... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

4 hours

Free cancellation

$55
per Adult

Manila Bay Dinner Cruise
Combine a wonderful cruise on the magnificent Manila Bay with a delicious dinner aboard the MV Spirit of Manila. Absorb the scenery around Manila Bay and see the surroundings set against a spectacular sunset or marvel at the sparkling lights... Read More
Mount Pinatubo Full-Day Adventure
Explore the stunning Mount Pinatubo and witness panoramic views from the summit on this full-day tour. Combine your trekking adventure with a guided hike and tour on a 4x4 vehicle through the striking volcanic landscape and marvel at the scenic... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

15 hours

Free cancellation

$180
per Traveler

Old & New City Half-Day Tour
Take a journey through Manila and explore its rich history, fascinating architecture and ancient buildings. Discover the Philippines' financial capital in bustling Makati City, the historic American Cemetery & Memorial, and the ancient walled-city of Intramuros—a remnant of Manila's colonial... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tours & Sightseeing

4 hours

Free cancellation

$48
per Adult

Old Manila Private Tour
Explore the historic center of Manila on a private tour, discovering important public spaces and the stone Fort Santiago. Then, venture into the narrow street of Ongpin, known as Manila's Chinatown, before covering some of the city's pre-WWII history with... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tours & Sightseeing

8 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$56
per Adult

Pagsanjan Falls Tour
Discover the stunning Pagsanjan Falls on this full-day excursion. Take an exciting canoe ride and maneuver through steep gorges, huge boulders, and exhilarating rapids. Read More

Categories: Adventures, Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

8 hours

Free cancellation

$138
per Adult

Private Filipino Cooking Class with a Local
Learn to make authentic Filipino cuisine in an intimate setting, and then sit down for lunch or dinner. Get to know a local food lover and practiced chef in her kitchen as she describes her culinary influences and teaches you... Read More

Categories: Culinary Experiences, Restaurants & Nightlife, Tours & Sightseeing

3 hours

Free cancellation

$38
per Adult

Private Full-Day Adventure to Taal Volcano
Spend a full day enjoying the marvelous beauty of Taal Volcano with a private guide. Drive to Batangas, ride a motorized outrigger boat across the Lake Taal to the volcano, and then hike along the black sands to reach the... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

8 hours

Free cancellation

$218
per Adult

Private Full-Day City Tour
Spend a day exploring 400 years' worth of history in the capital of the Philippines with a private tour to the famous sights of Manila. With your own personal guide to show you around, you get a special kind of... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

3 hours

Free cancellation

$61
per Adult

Private Full-Day Corregidor Tour
Check out one of the most famous strongholds in the Philippines with a day of sightseeing on Corregidor Island. From the ruins of barracks and gun emplacements to Gen. Douglas MacArthur's headquarters in the Malinta Tunnel, you get a look... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tours & Sightseeing

8 hours

Free cancellation

$135
per Adult

Private Full-Day Experience at Hidden Valley Springs Resort
Take a break from the crowds of Manila and relax in the wilderness with a day in Hidden Valley Springs. Surrounded by tropical forest and the peaceful sounds of the local wildlife, the resort lets you pamper yourself in the... Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

8 hours

Free cancellation

$191
per Adult

Private Full-Day Hidden Valley Spring Tour
Relax in natural hot springs at Hidden Valley Springs Resort, a series of natural pools located in the heart of the rainforest. Let the worries of life float away as you swim or lounge about by the beautiful pools, fed... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

8 hours

Free cancellation

$132
per Adult

Private Full-Day Manila Shopping Tour
Get ready to shop until you drop as you take advantage of the ultimate commercial outlet shopping complex, and then head straight to the flea markets to bargain for deals beyond your wildest imagination. The options are nearly limitless on... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

3 hours

Free cancellation

$53
per Adult

Private Full-Day Pagsanjan Falls Adventure
Journey to the majestic Pagsanjan Falls, escaping from the bustle of Manila into the beauty of nature and the glory of the powerful river. Ride a dugout canoe up the river until you reach the powerful falls, surrounded by a... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

8 hours

Free cancellation

$148
per Adult

Private Full-Day Pagsanjan Falls Tour
Experience the beauty of Pagsanjan Falls, riding a canoe up the river with assistance from skilled navigators. Enjoy time to relax and appreciate the serene beauty of the waterfall, before the canoe points its nose down the river and you... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

8 hours

Free cancellation

$134
per Adult

Private Full-Day Taal Volcano Trek
Get an up-close look at the amazing Taal Volcano on this full-day trek through nature. An expert guide takes you up the slopes of the small volcano, showing you the Taal Lake and second volcanic crater inside, and teaching you... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

8 hours

Free cancellation

$126
per Adult

Private Full-Day Tagaytay Tour
Spend a day traveling to Tagaytay, a gorgeous city on a hill overlooking Taal Lake and the Volcano Island in the middle. Admire some of the best views in the Philippines as you drive south to the incredible city, and... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

8 hours

Free cancellation

$156
per Adult

Private Full-Day Tagaytay Tour with Las Piñas Church & Jeepney Factory
Perched on a ridge above an active volcano, Tagaytay is a popular destination for its amazing views of the Taal Volcano and Taal Lake. This tour takes you through the scenic city to the natural sights before showing you the... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

8 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$88
per Adult

Private Full-Day Tour of Villa Escudero
Put some distance between you and Manila and tour the beautiful Villa Escudero Plantations—a coconut plantation in the countryside where it's possible to immerse yourself in Filipino culture. Ride a cart drawn by a water buffalo, listen to live music,... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

8 hours

Free cancellation

$191
per Adult

Private Full-Day Tour of Villa Escudero
Get an immersive look into rural life in the Philippines during this full-day tour to Villa Escudero. A massive coconut plantation that dates back to the 1870s, Villa Escudero gives you insights into local agricultural practices as well as traditions... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tours & Sightseeing

8 hours

Free cancellation

$105
per Adult

Private Guided Tagaytay & Manila City Tour
Explore the wonders of the Philippines with a guided tour of nature-surrounded Tagaytay and the thriving capital of Manila. Capture magnificent views of the Taal Volcano rising out of Taal Lake in Tagaytay, then see Manila's most famous and historic... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tours & Sightseeing

8 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$112
per Adult

Private Half-Day Manila City Tour
Spend half a day exploring Manila, the capital of the Philippines, on a comprehensive private tour of the city center and several of its districts. Begin in Makati, the financial district, and continue to Fort Santiago and finally to Quiapo,... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tours & Sightseeing

4 hours

Free cancellation

$53
per Adult

Private Half-Day Manila City Tour via Jeepney
Enjoy the sights of Manila from a colorful Jeepney on this guided tour of the city's highlights. With stops at landmarks like Rizal Park, Intramuros, San Agustin Church, and La Loma, this tour gives you an insightful look at the... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tours & Sightseeing

4 hours

Free cancellation

$87
per Adult

Private Luxury Car: Manila Airport (MNL)
Enjoy convenient private transportation between Manila Ninoy Aquino International Airport (MNL) and your hotel in the comfort of a luxury car. For transfers to and from Manila Ninoy Aquino International Airport, the zones to select from include: Read More

Categories: Airport Shuttles & Limos

30 minutes

Free cancellation

$160
per Vehicle

Private Manila Bay Sunset Cruise with Dinner
End your day on a beautiful note with a gorgeous sunset cruise on the Manila Bay. Treat yourself to a sumptuous dinner of local cuisine as you sail, watching the sinking sun paint the sky in a gorgeous palette. Read More
Private Manila Evening Tour
Experience the rhythmical excitement that consumes Manila after the sun goes down. Start your incredible evening by eating a delicious Philippine gourmet dinner, and then proceed to a few bars, each boasting a unique approach to nighttime atmosphere, with a... Read More

Categories: Culinary Experiences, Restaurants & Nightlife, Tours & Sightseeing

3 hours

Free cancellation

$83
per Adult

Private Minivan: Clark Airport (CRK)
Enjoy convenient private transportation between Clark International Airport and your hotel in the comfort of a minivan. For transfers to and from Clark International Airport, the zones to select from include: Read More

Categories: Airport Shuttles & Limos

2 hours

Free cancellation

$200
per Vehicle

Private Minivan: Manila Airport (MNL)
Enjoy convenient private transportation between Ninoy Aquino International Airport and your hotel in the comfort of a minivan. For transfers to and from Ninoy Aquino International Airport, the zones to select from include: Read More

Categories: Airport Shuttles & Limos

30 minutes

Free cancellation

$35
per Vehicle

Private Minivan: Manila Airport (MNL)
Enjoy convenient private transportation between Manila International Airport (MNL) and your hotel in the comfort of a minivan. For transfers to and from Manila International Airport, the zones to select from include: Read More

Categories: Airport Shuttles & Limos

30 minutes

Free cancellation

$35
per Vehicle

Private Standard Car: Clark Airport (CRK)
Enjoy convenient private transportation between Clark International Airport and your hotel in the comfort of a standard car. For transfers to and from Clark International Airport, the zones to select from include: Read More

Categories: Airport Shuttles & Limos

2 hours

Free cancellation

$160
per Vehicle

Private Standard Car: Manila Airport (MNL)
Enjoy convenient private transportation between Ninoy Aquino International Airport and your hotel in the comfort of a standard car. For transfers to and from Ninoy Aquino International Airport, the zones to select from include: Read More

Categories: Airport Shuttles & Limos

30 minutes

Free cancellation

$27
per Vehicle

Private Standard Car: Manila Airport (MNL)
Enjoy convenient private transportation between Manila International Airport (MNL) and your hotel in the comfort of a standard car. For transfers to and from Manila International Airport, the zones to select from include: Read More

Categories: Airport Shuttles & Limos

30 minutes

Free cancellation

$32
per Vehicle

Shared Shuttle: Manila Airport (MNL)
Enjoy convenient and cost-effective shared transportation between Ninoy Aquino International Airport and your hotel aboard a shuttle. For transfers to and from Ninoy Aquino International Airport, the zones to select from include: Read More

Categories: Airport Shuttles & Limos

30 minutes

Free cancellation

$11
per Adult

Subic Bay & Zoobic Safari Adventure
Discover Subic Bay and the exotic Zoobic Safari on this full-day tour. Explore the once largest American naval facility in the Pacific region, marvel at the survival skills demonstration by the indigenous Aetas tribe, and get up close with tigers... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

8 hours

Free cancellation

$138
per Adult

Taal Volcano Full-Day Trekking Adventure
Hike up one of the Philippines' second-most-active volcano on this full-day tour. Take a scenic boat ride on Taal Lake, ride on a horseback across spectacular black lava flows and look down on the stunning vista from the summit of... Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

8 hours

Free cancellation

$158
per Adult

Tagaytay Ridge & Manila City Tour
Begin the day with a drive to the picturesque city of Tagaytay. Located on a ridge 2,250 feet (686 m) above sea level, it offers a panoramic view of Taal Lake and Volcano. After lunch, return to Metro Manila, visit... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tours & Sightseeing

8 hours

Free cancellation

$106
per Adult

Tagaytay Ridge Full-Day Tour
Discover the spectacular Tagaytay Ridge on this full-day tour. Marvel at the views of Taal Lake and Taal Volcano from People's Park in the Sky, see the world's only bamboo organ, and visit a jeepney factory to watch how an... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

8 hours

Free cancellation

$98
per Adult

Villa Escudero with Lunch at the Waterfalls
Explore the Philippines' distinct culture and heritage at Villa Escudero Plantations. During your tour of the vast 2,000 acres (800 ha) of the plantations, ride aboard a carabao (native water buffalo) before you visit the plantation’s museum and have lunch... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

8 hours

Free cancellation

$128
per Adult

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