Intramuros

Bonifacio Dr & Padre Burgos St, Manila

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Intramuros is a historic landmark confined in the frames of its .67 square kilometer area in Manila. Surrounded by stone walls like a fortress, the landmark is also called the Walled City. During the Spanish Colonial period, it was equivalent to the City of Manila. The towns and suburban areas beyond the confines of the place were called the extramuros, that is “outside the walls.”
This used to be the political, education and economic center of the city. The walls date back to the 16th century. Those protected the area from invasions. Today, fortunately, invasions are not the case yet the walls are still up. Those are a major tourist attraction. If you intend to explore the local culture and history this is the place to be.
 

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Intramuros tours

Manila Super Saver: Manila Sightseeing plus Tagaytay Tour with Taal Volcano

Morning: Tagaytay Tour After pickup from your Manila hotel, your guide will take you on 1-hour drive to the picturesque city of Tagaytay, located on a ridge 2,250 feet (686 meters) above sea level. When you arrive, visit Palace in the Sky, the ‘rest house’ of former President Ferdinand Marcos....

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

After pickup from your Manila hotel at your selected departure time, embark on a fully guided sightseeing tour beginning in the heart of the country’s financial center -- Makati. Travel aboard an air-conditioned vehicle and drive along Ayala Boulevard, stopping briefly at Nielson Tower, home to the...

Manila and Makati Tour: American Cemetery, Intramuros and Manila Ocean Park Admission

You’ll be picked up from your Manila or Makati hotel in the morning and driven by air-conditioned vehicle to some top Manila attractions, starting at the American Cemetery and Memorial. This massive burial ground and memorial is located on a high plateau, and is the largest cemetery in the Pacific...

Introduction to Philippine History Art and Cuisine Walking Tour

Start your day at the Minor Basilica and Metropolitan Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, also known as the Manila Cathedral. This cathedral is the seat of the catholic church in the Philippines and is located in the old Spanish city of Manila called Intramuros. Make your way to the old Spanish...

Private Half-Day Makati (Old Manila) with Intramuros

Manila’s city tour starts with a visit to Rizal Park, named in honor of the country’s national hero, Dr. Jose Rizal. After a brief picture stop, proceed to the Walled City of Intramuros to visit the remnants of Spain’s conquistadores. Stop at Fort Santiago, an old Spanish fortress located at the...

Private Old and New Manila City Tour

Enjoy this full introduction to Manila. Start your tour with a stop at Rizal Park, and a visit to Casa Manila, a museum reproduction of a Spanish era "Illustrado" home. Next enjoy a visit to the San Augustin Church as well as a visit to Fort Santiago within the Walled City of Intramuros. The tour...

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