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Manila For A Day

Intramuros Manila Gen. Luna Street, Manila, Luzon 1002, Philippines
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Strangers in our own land

Booked this tour for my 9-yr old Filipino niece who was born and raised in Australia. She was... read more

Reviewed May 14, 2018
Leica B
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Manula for a day

Our tour guide was very knowledgeable. Highly recommend taking this tour. Attended with 4 work... read more

Reviewed April 27, 2018
lynnecharl0tte
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Manila For A Day connects the world to the Filipino soul. From guided tours to workshops and consulting services, we deliver cultural intelligence solutions by creating learning programs that take you on modern day voyages of discovery. Take a unique Manila For A Day experience today and find out why everyone is raving about us!
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Hours Today: 8:15 AM - 5:45 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Intramuros Manila Gen. Luna Street, Manila, Luzon 1002, Philippines
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"halo halo"
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Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

Booked this tour for my 9-yr old Filipino niece who was born and raised in Australia. She was highly curious about her heritage and roots. Manila For A Day was able to do this tour justice. Highly informative and enjoyable even for us, both teenage...More

Thank Leica B
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Dustin A, Lead Cultural Navigator at Manila For A Day, responded to this reviewResponded 14 May 2018

Thank you very much for your kind words, Leica! I'm so happy to hear that Noni was able to teach you something new about your our culture and even more elated that he was able to bridge that cultural divide between our motherland and your...More

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Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

Our tour guide was very knowledgeable. Highly recommend taking this tour. Attended with 4 work colleagues on a trip to philippines. Learned so much

Thank lynnecharl0tte
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Dustin A, Lead Cultural Navigator at Manila For A Day, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2018

Thank you for your wonderful review, Lynn! I'm glad to hear that our tour together was well received and that you learned a lot. Hope to see more of you in the future!

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Reviewed 16 April 2018

A wealth of information on all things Philippino, his insider knowledge about food and culture set us up for an unforgettable stay in a ManilaMore

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Thank Simone J
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Dustin A, Lead Cultural Navigator at Manila For A Day, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2018

Hey Simone! Thank you very much for your kind words! I'm glad Nonito was able to meet your expectations and that you had a wonderful Manila For A Day experience! Thanks again on behalf of the whole team, and I hope we see you again...More

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Reviewed 10 April 2018

had a three-hour visit to saint Augustin Curch in Intramuros, the guide was very nice and professional, he was able to keep the attention high all the time

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Dustin A, Lead Cultural Navigator at Manila For A Day, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2018

Thanks for your review! We're glad you found our Cultural Navigators as courteous and professional individuals. We're also very happy to hear that we kept your attention throughout the tour! Hope to see more of you in the future!

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Reviewed 24 March 2018

This was an amazingly informative and fun tour. We took the tour early on our trip to the Philippines and the information that we received during the tour really added to our understanding and appreciation of the country and its people. We especially enjoyed learning...More

Thank Elton E
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Dustin A, Lead Cultural Navigator at Manila For A Day, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2018

Thank you very much for your kind words, Elton! I'm happy that our time together was well spent and that I was able to help you deepen your appreciation and understanding of our people. It's also great to hear that you consider our short time...More

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Reviewed 23 March 2018

I met Dustin and Noni for both the Colours of Manila Tour and the National Treasures Tour, and both experiences were just marvellous. As a woman travelling alone in Manila, which has a reputation for not being that conducive to solo female travellers, they made...More

Thank Usha C
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Dustin A, Lead Cultural Navigator at Manila For A Day, responded to this reviewResponded 14 May 2018

We are absolutely floored by your review, Usha! I couldn't even reply right away--it took me over a month to get to it! I was at such a loss for words that I kept procrastinating because I wanted to give you the reply that it...More

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Reviewed 23 March 2018

I spent an entire day with Dustin and Noni from Manila for a Day. I learned so much about the history of the country and was able to explore so much of the city. I do not think I would've enjoyed Manila if I explored...More

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Thank TheCatchMeIfYouCan
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Dustin A, Lead Cultural Navigator at Manila For A Day, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2018

Thank you very much for your kind words! We're glad to hear that we were able to enhance your experience of the Manila! Your recommendation means a lot to us and the validation of our work from your wonderful review is what keeps our passion...More

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Reviewed 22 March 2018

Took the 3G tour with a friend and some balikbayans and it was informative for all of us. Dustin made sure he took on topics that would spark our interests. It was so refreshing because he explained the roots of the current Filipino culture and...More

Thank irenemag88
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Dustin A, General Manager at Manila For A Day, responded to this reviewResponded 24 March 2018

Thanks for the amazing review, Irene! We always love having both locals and balikbayans on tour. I think they're the perfect mix as the exposure to Filipino culture is already there and all we have to do is put it into the right historical context....More

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Reviewed 16 March 2018

Yes, you read the title right! (long overdue review, btw) My cousin booked a walking tour around San Agustin Church in Intramuros with DUSTIN. He's awesome, very knowledgable and very considerate. We got there late, sweaty, and hungry, but despite all these circumstances I actually...More

Thank Sheena C
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Dustin A, General Manager at Manila For A Day, responded to this reviewResponded 24 March 2018

Thank you for the incredibly flattering review, Sheena! I'm happy to hear that your Manila For A Day experience was a very memorable one. That was really inspiring to read and I appreciate you taking the time to write it for the world to read....More

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Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

Book this tour if you want the truth and hard facts. It was time and money well spent because it is obvious that Noni and Dustin spent so much time researching their material. I am a lover of history myself and I love how I...More

Thank Brentian P
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Dustin A, General Manager at Manila For A Day, responded to this reviewResponded 11 March 2018

Thank you very much for your kind words, Brentian! We're incredibly happy to hear that you had a great time with us on your 3GX: God, Gold, & Glory EXTENDED tour! It's also wonderful of you to point out that we focus on telling our...More

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Response from Elton E | Reviewed this property |
Trip Advisor does not allow me to post a website link but if you look for manilaforaday you will find it.
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Response from Dustin A | Property representative |
Hi there! Thank you for your interest in a very memorable Manila For A Day experience! You can book a tour by visiting our website and filling in our online reservation form. We can't post website addresses and hyperlinks... More
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