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Manila For A Day

Intramuros Manila Gen. Luna Street, Manila, Luzon 1002, Philippines
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3GX: Best Time Travel in Manila

After finding Manila for a Day on TripAdvisor and reading the positive reviews, I decided to book... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Alexandra C
A refreshing way to travel back in time.

Armed with his "Time Travel Kit," our tour guide, Dustin, took us for a trip back in time. Now... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Nikki N
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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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“tour program” (3 reviews)
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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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Reviewed yesterday

After finding Manila for a Day on TripAdvisor and reading the positive reviews, I decided to book the 3GX tour for my trip to the Philippines. Having grown up in Manila for the first half of my childhood prior to moving to the States, I...More

Thank Alexandra C
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Armed with his "Time Travel Kit," our tour guide, Dustin, took us for a trip back in time. Now, this ain't your typical tour wherein your guide would tell you facts as if quoted directly from your textbook. This is a tour that would leave...More

Thank Nikki N
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Manila for a Day’s 3G tour was a great refresher on Spanish Colonial Philippines. The tour was enriching and informative, and was thought provoking at the same time. I hope more Filipinos take this tour as I think it will give us a deeper understanding...More

Thank Vince Á
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Taking the God, Gold & Glory Extended Tour brought us back in our rich and colorful past that somehow gave a different perspective of why most, if not all Filipinos act the way they do now. This tour may leave you wondering with thoughts in...More

Thank JBD555
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had the chance to join the Colors of Manila tour and I'm so glad I was able to take part. As a local who frequents Quiapo, it's humbling to realize that there are still so much to see and to learn about Manila. We...More

Thank Danielle C
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took the 3GX Tour and walked around Intramuros, visiting famous landmarks (San Agustin Church and Museum, Casa Manila Museum, and Fort Santigo) while our guide gave us snippets of Philippine history and facts, that explained the Filipino culture as it is today. This isn't...More

Thank Kae M
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took a God, Gold, and Glory Extended tour, a walking tour around Intramuros. Our guide Dustin covered the main foundations of Philippine history without making it feel like a class lecture. Because we were a small group of 4, Dustin was able to answer...More

Thank Marz A
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I like how Sir Dustin explained that 'Filipino' culture isnt really a filipino culture because it is basically a combination of multiple cultures that had colonized our countryMore

Thank Yana V
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Dustin A, Lead Cultural Navigator at Manila For A Day, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for your review, Yana! We really appreciate it and I'm glad to hear that you now understand our culture a little bit more. We are indeed a happy mix of cultures and embracing our "halo-halo" identity is something we advocate in Manila For A...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thank you for accommodating us in the guided tour of Escolta. Colors of Manila Tour included the Muslim Area of Quiapo and their food, leaving us with better understanding of our Muslim brothers. More power, Dustina nd Noni!More

Thank Ron T
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Dustin A, Lead Cultural Navigator at Manila For A Day, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your very positive review, Ron! It was awesome having you on the launch of the Colors of Manila tour and your kind words are very much appreciated. I'm glad to hear that the tour gave you a better understanding of our Muslim...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I took the 3G: God, Gold and Glory tour extended. It's probably the best walking tour I've had in terms of content and substance. The places visited were San Agustin Church and Museum, Casa Manila museum, and Fort Santiago. It's only a few places, but...More

Thank Jrsc2014
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Dustin A, Lead Cultural Navigator at Manila For A Day, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your glowing review! It's such a deeply appreciated validation for us whenever people say that our tours are "the best walking tour" they've ever attended so thank you very much for saying so! We're also very happy to hear that...More

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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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