Why Manila Is A Must Visit On Your Trip To Philippines!

Post by Sameena Farooq | May 21, 2018

If this is your first time visiting the Philippines then you must be aware of its must-visit sights and locations. Well, Philippines is a beautiful country that is often been one of the top lists of the tourists. It has some plentiful things to do and see that make traveling just a secondary thing and the most exciting thing many travelers feel is when they arrive in the Philippines.

So, when you have started looking for best places to visit and best locations then make sure you do not rule out Manila city from your list. Manila is quite a likable place for many reasons. From its beautiful visuals, and sightseeing locations to its incredible food and lounging; you will surely find here best travel itinerary for sure.

Every year, more than 1 million tourist travel to Manila and visit some of the popular destinations like San Agustin Church, Rizal Park, Cuartel de Santa Lucia, Fort Santiago, and the University of Santo Tomas to name some. There are more exciting places and adventurous activities to do in Manila and these places are the reason why most of the travelers love to extend their trip.

You could visit the huge range of malls, markets, and supermarkets that sell local products as well as many expensive European and American brands. Like many of its nearby cities, young Filipinos are overhauling on to the hipster fashion with fancy bars, autonomous shops, designer boutique, cafe scene, as well as a booming foodie scene. 

Being a first-time visitor, you will surely have a delightful time in Manila and also to keep everything in check prebook your touring tickets in the Philippines. You can choose Klook for booking your adventurous places tickets as it offers you budget-friendly options because of its exciting discount and voucher codes.

Here are few of the best places you must visit and few things you must try in Manila.

Top Attractions in Manila

Ayala Museum is one of the great attraction to visit. The museum is famous for art, culture and archeological artifacts from the Philippines

San Agustin Church and Museum is also a likable attraction as it is one of the few buildings left uninjured after WWII, and therefore is a must-see

Fort Santiago in Manila is a sanctuary of manicured gardens, ponds, fountains, and history.

Top Places to Shop in Manila

Greenhills is a shopping center at Ortigas Avenue. You can find here great gadgets and a nice ambiance and look for a variety of things to shop.

Greenbelt in Makati can be another option to shop. You can shop any number of things almost for everything that you want can be found here.

Mall of Asia near Seaside Blvd at Pasay is also one of the great options you must visit. It just not offer amazing things to shop but also is widely famous for its enormous size.

Top Resturant to Try in Manila

Blackbird restaurant located near Makati is famous for its fine dining and flying themes at an only pre-WWII house.

El Chupacabra near Makati is also a must visit the restaurant for its Mexican street food in a grungy, Aztec environment.

Your Local near Legazpi Village, Makati offers some great dining options with a hip local neighborhood bistro and a secret entrance.