Paco Vacation Packages
For a real insiders view of Manila, step out and explore nearby areas such as Manila, Sampaloc, and Intramuros.
Visitors to Paco, looking for something different, should make tracks to the nearby cultural attractions. There are plenty of excellent places where you can spend a couple of hours including the National Museum of the Philippines, the National Museum Planetarium and the National Museum of the Filipino People. To catch home-grown and touring acts, reserve seats at the Manila Metropolitan Theatre and the Dulaang Rajah Sulayman Theatre, one of the region’s best-loved performing arts venues.
For those looking to spend quality time with the kids, make a bee-line for the various child-friendly attractions. For those who like creatures try to add Manila Zoo on your list of places to visit.
If the sun is out, follow the locals and head outside to the nearby green spaces. Have a break in one of the parks and gardens, which include the Rajah Sulayman Park, Rizal Park and Paco Park.
Some of Manila's best-loved attractions are within driving distance of the Paco area, such as Baywalk, Manila Cathedral and Plaza Miranda. For a relaxing change of pace, spend a little time at the area’s most sacred sites, such as the San Agustin Church, the San Sebastian Church and the San Miguel Church. The Manila area is filled with reminders of the past; be sure not to miss Fort Santiago.
Take a break from sightseeing and indulge in a game of golf at the Intramuros Golf Course.
Spend a few hours at Robinson's Place and the SM City Manila to get in some retail therapy.
Spend a few hours high in the stands of Cuneta Astrodome, Pasay, cheering on the popular Phillipine Basketball Association. On match days follow the river of red, blue and yellow, to the stadium, then after the final whistle blows, join fans in the nearby pubs and relive the action over a friendly drink or two.
At the end of a busy day exploring the delights of Paco, recharge your batteries at one of the area’s bed-and-breakfasts, hotels or short-stay apartments. Whether you’re staying for a night or a few weeks check out the Bayview Park Hotel Manila, the Pan Pacific Manila, and the Diamond Hotel Philippines.