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Manila Cathedral

Cabildo cor Beaterio | Intramuros, Manila, Luzon 1002, Philippines
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Introduction to Philippine History Art and Cuisine Walking Tour
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Former Philippine archbishops are buried in a crypt under the altar of this majestic cathedral, whose 1951 completion commemorated the the five versions that came before it.
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  • Average18%
  • Poor2%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Cabildo cor Beaterio | Intramuros, Manila, Luzon 1002, Philippines
632 5273093

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Reviewed yesterday

Simply beautiful well maintained. Great place to stop and contemplate for a few moments of hours if that is your desire. Wonderful beyond words.

Thank Stephen L
Reviewed 3 days ago

When we visited December 22, 2016, the cathedral was quiet, free from the buzz of visitors unlike the other major cathedrals. I was expecting a large crowd… I was not able to make out which part of the building is from the original structure built...More

Thank SujaJai
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Similar to San Agustin Church, a must-visit in Manila. The horse riding outside the church is not recommended as Some people had some very bad experience dealing with the payment.

Thank geokantam
Reviewed 1 week ago

If In Inramuros, this is a must see. Good pics from the outside though the hawkers can be a bother. Nice and peaceful inside with some very nice statues.

Thank nriemen
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the biggest and most beautiful churches in manila. Definitely a must see as a tourist to see the rich history and culture of the Philippines!

Thank SairaMargarita
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place to stop visiting Intramuros. You can start here and just cross over the street towards Fort Santiago, then moving two blocks down (back of Cathedral) is the World Heritage site, San Agustin Church. Parking is available at the back of the big government...More

Thank MeadowsValleyForge
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice but not much to see. Go if you're in Intramuros, but don't go out of your way otherwise. There are way better churches in Manila to check out.

Thank Jamie R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A gorgeous gem inside Intramuros. Utterly devoid of tourists at 10 am this morning of Aug. 1, 2017 ! Not only does this building bring the history of the Spanish occupation of the Philippines in the 1500s to life, it is also a very nice...More

Thank None of Y
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I attended a wedding here and was mesmerized by the church. the sad part about weddings here is that anyone can go inside and even tourists can attend the wedding thereby minimizing the solemnity of the ceremony

Thank Hazylot A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A Catholic icon, the cathedral is a suggested place to visit for Catholics. It is a tribute to our Immaculate Mother, the Philippines' patroness.

Thank Carmina E
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3 June 2017|
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Response from zaldyvillareal | Reviewed this property |
just like any part of the world. incidents like this happen and much worst. what happen is an isolated case, it is still safe to travel in metro manila so to speak.
Nigel G
15 December 2016|
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Response from jonfeaver | Reviewed this property |
yes it is open to public now
Gabby C
16 November 2016|
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Response from CruzanHamilton | Reviewed this property |
I am sure. But I didn't have a guided tour to relay any. But based on its amazing history, I am sure there are a few urban legends.