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Chinese Cemetery

Aurora Boulevard, Manila, Luzon, Philippines
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“resting place” (2 reviews)
“burial plots” (2 reviews)
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Aurora Boulevard, Manila, Luzon, Philippines
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There are some very well maintained mausoleums with nice furniture for Old Saints Day visits by family and guests. Some are equipped with kitchenette, and separate entrance bathroom. Also Chinese architectural designs were evident and impressive. Landscaping are also nice. However, there are other well...More

Thank healthyeater2013
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Very interesting to see these mausoleums ! Road and roads of them. Worth to see how the chinees love these graves!! Well kept. Very peaceful too!!!?

Thank Veroniek K
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Reviewed 19 February 2018

Walked for about a half hour along 'Millionaire's Road', seeing a cemetery taken to another level. It is not just the large size of the various mausoleums but what amenities can be seen. You see fridges and tables, presumably for when families come to visit....More

Thank Terry M
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Reviewed 2 February 2018

There is one "street" in the cemetery where the mausaleums are almost houses, with air conditioning and bathrooms. A quiet stroll thru the cemetery is worthwhile. About 45 min. would be about right.

Thank Esther P
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Reviewed 26 January 2018

This is unlike anything I've ever seen. There are houses with bathrooms, chandeliers and some kitchens in one-of-a-kind edifices that showcase the wealth of a family. Only 2 people are generally buried in these unique structures - some with gardens. The 'pauper" area is sad,...More

Thank Julie S
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Reviewed 21 January 2018

Very interesting, unique and it is free. You can get a glimpse into Chinese culture through this cemetery. Should not miss when visiting Manila.

Thank MP77479
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Reviewed 12 December 2017

Our guide told us that during Spanish colonial occupation, those of Chinese heritage were not allowed to be buried in a Catholic cemetery. One thing that makes this cemetery unique is the fact that some families have made it their permanent address. The cemetery has...More

Thank ITRT
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Reviewed 15 November 2017

Loved our time here (spent a little over an hour walking around solo, no need for a guide if they're too pricey). We were approached by a guide who wanted a staggering 1200 peso for a tour, so instead we perused a large area on...More

Thank BeautifulKona
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

Many Tourist come to visit this place resting place for our ancestors perhaps a unique and one of it's kind and most expensive Cemetery

Thank wilsono848
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Reviewed 31 August 2017

In a terrible city like Manila its right on the mark that a graveyard is one of its top attractions. Entrance is free ( because its a cemetery) and you can spend a hour or two strolling around. There are a few shops selling snacks...More

Thank paul r
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Ralph V
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When you get there. There are sometimes people want to be your guide. Or you can walk around your self. And sometimes there are bikes you can hire to. But the day we went we just walk around for a few hours. If it's hot... More
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