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Fort Santiago

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Gen Luna St | Intramuros, Manila, Luzon 1002, Philippines
63 2 527 1572
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This museum and public park was built as a stone fortress at the turn of the 17th century and marked the beginning of the walled city's riverside barricades.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Gen Luna St | Intramuros, Manila, Luzon 1002, Philippines
63 2 527 1572
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great part of history, 75 pesos per person interesting to see a part of history that involves mix culture

Thank Jay M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our tour guide, Carlo, was full of all sorts of information about the history of this incredible place. He had so many stories about Mr. Rizal that made the place come alive.

Reviewed 1 week ago

This was the last stop of our bike tour of Intramuros. The grounds were well kept, and our guide was very knowledgeable about Jose Rizal and the revolution. We saw his footsteps to his execution, and the statue honouring him, and one that was life...More

Thank tandemqueen
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good representation of Dr Jose Rizal life and legacy. Can benefit with on improving ventilation and a proper souvenir shop.

Thank EB201704
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The fort Santiago was one of my must see while I am in Manila. I paid the entrance fee and walked in. The ground is clean. You need to a short distance to the fort where you can see the stone carving of the Spanish...More

Thank VinceVW
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The history of Jose Rizal is awesome....Please make sure you pay some extra money and get a guide to take you around and explain the history behind....

Thank Theiven_Nathan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fort Santiago is among the most visited historical landmark in Manila. You will see old structures from spanish era. It is an amazing experience being able to travel and visit such place with a great story from the past.

Thank Christy A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well worth getting a guide to show you around and provide some extra detail on the history of Jose Rizal and the fort itself.

1  Thank StephenMcGovern
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been to Manila many times but this is the 1st time I visited the Fort. Really interesting regarding José Rizal and his imprisonment along with the death of over 600 Filipino and Americans (white cross).

Thank HedgemeisterHK
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Manila, the capital of the Philippines, is not just the biggest and most congested city in the country. There's more to it than its terrible traffic situation, polluted air, and shanties. It is also the most developed part of the country, its economic center, a...More

Thank CzarEmmanuel
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