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Majestic Manila

Duration
3 Days
Prices From:
US$ 259

At first sight, Manila appears to be only a bustling metropolis. Once the older parts of the city are discovered, history and a culture influenced by the Spanish and US come to the fore.


The Philippines’ capital is a decidedly busy, teeming metropolis but that doesn’t mean it doesn’t have much to offer the visitor. There is much history attached to the city and as for shopping and dining, there are excellent centrally located modern malls and good restaurants are everywhere. One advantage in Manila is that English is widely spoken.

During your stay here, sightseeing will revolve mainly around the historic quarter called Intramuros in the core of the city, originally the seat of the Spanish Colonial government. It is surrounded by a high wall and Spanish Colonial influences are very apparent in the architecture and infrastructure. Start with a visit to Rizal Park located adjacent to Intramuros. This park named after Dr. Jose Rizal, a Philippine national hero, is very popular with the local community and is their “city” park. Inside Intramuros, which then becomes a walking tour, visit Fort Santiago, a citadel built by the Spanish in the 16th Century. Afterwards, enter San Augustin Church, a Roman Catholic Church constructed during the Spanish Colonial period.

Exiting Intramuros, head to Casa Manila, a reproduction of a Spanish Colonial house reflecting the lifestyle of the gentry of that time. The house contains some excellent antique furniture. Finally visit Bahay Tsinoy, a museum which represents the Chinese community who settled in Manila.


 

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Accommodation in Manila

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    Hotel Celeste



    Hotel Celeste is the jewel in the crown of Philippine's Central Business District. The hotel is within walking distance of major embassies, shopping centers, banks and offices.The hotel can be accessed from both Makati and Arnaiz Avenues, providing easy access to EDSA, Ayala, Manila and ...

    Hotel Celeste is the jewel in the crown of Philippine's Central Business District. The hotel is within walking distance of major embassies, shopping centers, banks and offices.The hotel can be accessed from both Makati and Arnaiz Avenues, providing easy access to EDSA, Ayala, Manila and the Inbound and Outbound Expressways.
    Fashionably located at the corner of San Lorenzo Drive and A. Arnaiz Avenue, Hotel Celeste is within walking distance to luxury shops, restaurants, shopping malls and embassies within the Makati central business district, while only 20 minutes away from the international and domestic airports.

    Facilities

    • Airport Transfer
    • Business Corner
    • Concierge
    • In-Room Massage Services
    • Laundry Service
    • Restaurant
    • Turn down service
    • Wakeup Calls Available

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    Dusit Thani Manila



    Situated in the heart of the Philippines's premiere financial district, Dusit Thani Manila hotel sits on the lap of luxurious sights and sprawling urban hubs that offer reliable access to city splendours, historic sites, meeting and convention centres. With 538 luxury hotel rooms and suites ...

    Situated in the heart of the Philippines's premiere financial district, Dusit Thani Manila hotel sits on the lap of luxurious sights and sprawling urban hubs that offer reliable access to city splendours, historic sites, meeting and convention centres. With 538 luxury hotel rooms and suites individually equipped with state-of-the-art facilities especially designed to create an experience of timeless and uniquely Thai traditions, ultimate solace and guest satisfaction.

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    • Babysitting Service
    • Bar
    • Business Centre
    • Concierge
    • Pool (s)
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    Remington Hotel (Airport)


    The Remington Hotel is ideally situated in the Pasay Airport Area; one of the city's most popular locales. Within easy reach are Resorts World, Manila International Airport, Casino Filipino Ninoy Aquino Int'l Airport. The Remington Hotel also offers many facilities including a concierge, car park, ...

    The Remington Hotel is ideally situated in the Pasay Airport Area; one of the city's most popular locales. Within easy reach are Resorts World, Manila International Airport, Casino Filipino Ninoy Aquino Int'l Airport. The Remington Hotel also offers many facilities including a concierge, car park, Wi-Fi in public areas, room service, and casino. In every guestroom is a daily newspaper, satellite/cable TV, internet access – wireless (complimentary). The Remington Hotel is an ideal place of stay for travelers seeking charm, comfort and convenience in Manila.

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    • Business Centre
    • Internet Access
    • Laundry/Dry Cleaning Service
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    Fairmont Makati



    This luxury hotel in Makati City, Fairmont Makati is known for its prestigious address in the central business district of Manila, within walking distance to the Philippine Stock Exchange, Ayala Museum and Greenbelt - the city's most stylish shopping area. The Fairmont Makati City hotel ...

    This luxury hotel in Makati City, Fairmont Makati is known for its prestigious address in the central business district of Manila, within walking distance to the Philippine Stock Exchange, Ayala Museum and Greenbelt - the city's most stylish shopping area. The Fairmont Makati City hotel is an urban sanctuary where guests can enjoy luxury and privacy at its finest. The hotel offers 280 elegantly appointed guest rooms and suites with unparalleled views of the stunning Makati skyline. Each accommodation is remarkably spacious complete with premium amenities that are essential to both business and leisure travellers.

    Facilities

    • Babysitting Service
    • Bar
    • Business Centre
    • Concierge
    • Gym/Fitness Centre
    • Internet Access
    • Laundry/Dry Cleaning Service
    • Lounge(s)
    • Parking (Valet)
    • Pool (s)
    • Restaurant
    • Secretarial Service
    • Spa

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    Hotel Sofitel Philippine Plaza



    Sofitel Philippine Plaza is a unique luxury hotel in Manila with a resort setting next to the largest convention centre and close to theatres, museums, government offices and the Mall of Asia. 5-star accommodation includes 609 rooms and suites boasting balconies and spectacular views of ...

    Sofitel Philippine Plaza is a unique luxury hotel in Manila with a resort setting next to the largest convention centre and close to theatres, museums, government offices and the Mall of Asia. 5-star accommodation includes 609 rooms and suites boasting balconies and spectacular views of Manila Bay sunsets. Flagship restaurant Spiral is the dining favourite in the metro, Sunset Bar has nightly cultural shows, 7Pecados features live bands and LeBar offers bistro-lounge-patisserie service.

    Facilities

    • Bar(s)
    • Business Centre
    • Conference Facilities
    • Gym/Fitness Centre
    • Internet Access
    • Laundry/Dry Cleaning Service
    • Massage Treatments
    • Pool (s)
    • Restaurant(s)
    • Room Service
    • Sauna
    • Spa
    • Spa(Hot-tub)/Jacuzzi

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    Makati Shangri La



    Just twenty minutes from the international airport, known for its well-appointed, spacious accommodations and exceptional restaurants, Makati Shangri-La, Manila is a luxury hotel that provides business and leisure travellers with a serene haven at the central financial and commercial district of Manila.

    Just twenty minutes from the international airport, known for its well-appointed, spacious accommodations and exceptional restaurants, Makati Shangri-La, Manila is a luxury hotel that provides business and leisure travellers with a serene haven at the central financial and commercial district of Manila.

    Facilities

    • Bar(s)
    • Business Centre
    • Conference Facilities
    • Gym/Fitness Centre
    • Internet Access
    • Massage Treatments
    • Pool (s)
    • Restaurant(s)
    • Room Service
    • Sauna
    • Spa
    • Spa(Hot-tub)/Jacuzzi
    • Tennis
    • Whirlpool

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Duration
3 Days
Prices From:
US$ 259

Itinerary

Day 1

Manila Airport to Manila Hotel without Guide

Duration45 Minutes

Hotel Jen Manila

Hotel Jen Manila is located in the heart of Manila. Adjacent to the Philippines International Convention Centre and just 20 minutes away from the airport. The business district is a short ride away and within walking distance is the Harrison Plaza Shopping Mall. The 302 rooms are spacious and fully appointed with and there is also a swimming pool with a poolside bar.

Meal Plan Full Breakfast
Duration2 Nights
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Hotel Jen Manila

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    Hotel Jen Manila



    Hotel Jen Manila is located in the heart of Manila. Adjacent to the Philippines International Convention Centre and just 20 minutes away from the airport. The business district is a short ride away and within walking distance is the Harrison Plaza Shopping Mall. The 302 ...

    Hotel Jen Manila is located in the heart of Manila. Adjacent to the Philippines International Convention Centre and just 20 minutes away from the airport. The business district is a short ride away and within walking distance is the Harrison Plaza Shopping Mall. The 302 rooms are spacious and fully appointed with and there is also a swimming pool with a poolside bar.

    Facilities

    • Bar(s)
    • Business Centre
    • Children's Activities
    • Concierge
    • Conference Facilities
    • Currency Exchange
    • Daycare/Babysitting Service
    • Express Check In/Out
    • Gym/Fitness Centre
    • Hair/Beauty Salon
    • Internet Access
    • Laundry/Dry Cleaning Service
    • Lounge(s)
    • Mail and Postal Facilities
    • Massage Treatments
    • Medical Services
    • Pool (s)
    • Restaurant(s)
    • Sauna
    • Spa
    • Spa(Hot-tub)/Jacuzzi

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Day 2

Half Day Charms of Old Manila

Take a step back in time as you discover the "Charms of Old Manila". The tour starts with a visit to historic Rizal Park, where the remains of our country's national hero, Dr. Jose Rizal, lie within the cornerstone of Rizal Monument. Tour heads on to the old walled city of Intramuros built during the Spanish colonial period. The first stop is Fort Santiago which served as headquarters of the military might of the Spanish, American and Japanese colonizers until its destruction in 1945. Tour then proceeds past the San Agustin Church, the oldest structure in the country which dates back to 1571. The next stop is Casa Manila, a reconstruction 19th century mansion replete with 16th to 19th century furniture and furnishings. The last stop is a visit to the newly-opened "Bahay Tsinoy", a museum of the Chinese in Philippine life.

Duration4 Hours
Day 3

Manila Hotel to Manila Airport without Guide

Duration45 Minutes

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Daily.

PRICE INCLUDES:

2 nights accommodation, return transfers, half day tour, and meals as indicated.

PRICE EXCLUDES:

Travel insurance, gratuities, items of a personal nature and drinks.

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*Prices are "from", per person, based on twin share in low season. Subject to availability.

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