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An epicentre of eco-tourism, Manado is a popular spot for scuba diving and snorkeling, especially at Bunaken National Park. Heat your holiday up with a trip to one (or all) of the nearby volcanoes, including Lokon Volcano and Klabat Volcano, then kick it up even further with a Manadonese meal. The people of Manado like their flavours action-packed with tons of spice.

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Soekarno Bridge
Soekarno Bridge
Attraction type: Bridges
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Mahawu Volcano Private Tour with Safari Manado
Mahawu Volcano Private Tour with Safari Manado
Owner description: Soft adventure at its best! We depart your hotel at 9AM heading through Tomohon. From the base of Mount Mahawu we begin the 1-hour trek to the crater's edge. From that point we... more Owner description: Soft adventure at its best! We depart your hotel at 9AM heading through Tomohon. From the base of Mount Mahawu we begin the 1-hour trek to the crater's edge. From that point we can see Bunaken Islands and Manado Bay. At the bottom of the crater, one can observe a steaming lake, experience the smell of sulfur from the pools.After this magnificent hike we stop for lunch at a shore-side restaurant on Lake Tondano. less
Attraction type: Private Tours; Eco Tours; Volcanos
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Celebes Divers
Celebes Divers
Owner description: Celebes Divers was established in Manado 15 years ago. Today we operate 2 resorts with dive centers. The Mapia Resort on the coast of North Sulawesi near Manado and the Onong... more Owner description: Celebes Divers was established in Manado 15 years ago. Today we operate 2 resorts with dive centers. The Mapia Resort on the coast of North Sulawesi near Manado and the Onong Resort on the tropical island of Siladen. less
Attraction type: Nature & Wildlife Areas; Water Sports; Dolphin & Whale Watching; Scuba & Snorkeling
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Christ Blessing
Christ Blessing
Attraction type: Monuments & Statues
Malalayang Beach
Malalayang Beach
Attraction type: Beaches
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All places to eat » Places to eat

Rumah Makan Raja Oci
Rumah Makan Raja Oci
Ranked #1 of 233 Restaurants in Manado
Cuisines: Seafood, Indonesian, Halal, Asian
Good for: Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats
Dining options: Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
City Extra
City Extra
Ranked #2 of 233 Restaurants in Manado
Price: US$ 5 - US$ 10
Cuisines: Seafood, Asian, Indonesian, Soups, Halal
Good for: Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff
Raja Sate Restaurant Manado
Raja Sate Restaurant Manado
Ranked #3 of 233 Restaurants in Manado
Cuisines: Asian, Halal, Indonesian
Good for: Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Free Wifi, Parking Available, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff
Tuna House
Tuna House
Ranked #4 of 233 Restaurants in Manado
Cuisines: Seafood, Asian, Indonesian
Good for: Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Wisata Bahari Seafood Restaurant
Wisata Bahari Seafood Restaurant
Ranked #5 of 233 Restaurants in Manado
Cuisines: Seafood, Asian, Indonesian
Good for: Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Dining options: Lunch, After-hours, Dinner, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff

All accommodation » Where to stay - Budget

Ibis Manado City Center Boulevard
3.5 of 5
Ibis Manado City Center Boulevard
US$ 15 - US$ 1,530
Ranked #14 of 44 Hotels in Manado
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Istanaku Guesthouse
Istanaku Guesthouse
US$ 17 - US$ 21
Ranked #4 of 40 Manado B&B and Inns
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Manado Green Hostel
Manado Green Hostel
US$ 11 - US$ 24
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All accommodation » Where to stay - Midrange

Istanaku Guesthouse 2
Istanaku Guesthouse 2
US$ 20 - US$ 24
Ranked #3 of 40 Manado B&B and Inns
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Hotel Aryaduta Manado
4.0 of 5
Hotel Aryaduta Manado
US$ 35 - US$ 66
Ranked #13 of 44 Hotels in Manado
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Libra Homestay
Libra Homestay
US$ 21 - US$ 24
Ranked #5 of 40 Manado B&B and Inns
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All accommodation » Where to stay - Luxury

Aston Manado Hotel
4.0 of 5
Aston Manado Hotel
US$ 49 - US$ 86
Ranked #1 of 44 Hotels in Manado
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Novotel Manado Golf Resort & Convention Centre
4.0 of 5
Novotel Manado Golf Resort & Convention Centre
US$ 48 - US$ 70
Ranked #5 of 44 Hotels in Manado
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Sintesa Peninsula Hotel
4.0 of 5
Sintesa Peninsula Hotel
US$ 56 - US$ 98
Ranked #7 of 44 Hotels in Manado
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