What To Expect
Fall in love with Manila all over again and learn more about the dynamic history of the city as you join this easy walking tour of San Miguel area and the Malacañang Palace.
Explore galleries and exhibits of well-curated displays of the impressive legacies of the nation's presidents at the Presidential Museum and Library. Walk through the elegantly-styled building with magnificent polished wood floorboards, sparkling chandeliers, ornate wood paneling and capiz window and find a fascinating collection of memorabilia arranged chronologically, from the Spanish era to the EDSA People Power Revolution. Take a glimpse at the sumptuous state rooms and learn more interesting stories and fun facts about the past and present leaders of the country from your knowledgeable tour guide.You may also take amazing souvenir photos of the Spanish colonial facade of the palace.
Then, be transported back to the bygone era of Manila's glory days as you take a leisurely stroll along the tranquil streets of San Miguel. Pass by numerous pre-war mansions and houses which were once homes of powerful Filipino-Spanish clans that led the worlds of Philippine publishing, academe, medicine and politics.
Before the tour ends, experience the genteel life of pre-war San Miguel as you visit the historic Legarda Mansion, formerly known as La Cocina de Tita Moning where you will cap off your tour with a fine-dine merienda .
2.5-hour guided tour
Malacañang Palace museum entrance
Fine-dine merienda at the Legarda Mansion*
Hotel pick up and drop off
Tips and gratuities
*Fine-dine lunch or dinner option may also be substituted for the merienda at an additional cost.
Please wear comfortable walking shoes and clothing.
Tour is conducted in English. Tagalog and Mandarin guided walks are available upon request. Please specify language request upon booking and wait for confirmation about guide availability.
Please specify any dietary restrictions upon booking.
Children 5 years old and below are free of charge.
All our card payments are protected by thawte to give you peace of mind.
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