Located at the heart of the capital city, Rizal Park represents a tribute to the Philippine national hero--Jose Rizal--who was shot during a local rebellion against Spanish colonialists. Overlooking the Manila Bay, the park contains many recreational, cultural, and educational facilities, including historical markers, an observatory, an open-air concert hall, and lots of colorful fountains. To visit Rizal Park and other attractions in Manila, use our Manila trip planning app .
Tours To Rizal Park
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Duration: 4 to 5 hours
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Duration: 4 hours
Rizal Park Reviews
My second visit after 20 years. It was overwhelming to see this park so clean, full of happy family, group of friends and foreigners roaming around without having any fear at all. Unlike the image of.... more »
Though as a park it does not justify its name, the weather when we just got down to see the Rizal Monument was beautiful and it gave us a wonderful feeling. The monument itself is a majestic... more »
Went there on early Dec. So many people but still manage to take nice picture. They have a nice Christmas tree & water fountain show with Christmas song as the background song. Recommended to go here just for strolling if you are first time in Manila. Suitable time to visit this place is in the evening.
Forever a nice place for a morning stroll, while giving you take the time to look back at Philippine history. I suggest you take a guided tour if you're unfamiliar about the important stuff around the park, which are often gone unnoticed. I had wonderful PH history teachers and I still remember the significant landmarks only found here. Enjoy!
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