Cruising the Pasig River
Join Abraham on an urban adventure full of fascinating history and attractions in Manila city!
Who are the Filipinos? What is it like to live in the Philippines’ metropolis of Manila? What’s left of the city after the colonizers fled? Discover the city while walking, eating delicious local foods, and biking across Manila. Wander around Quiapo Market and Binondo Chinatown, taste delicious dishes from Filipino cuisine, and experience local life using public transportation. You will also ride a traditional bamboo bike through Manila’s old city and learn about the city’s fascinating history from the 9th century to 1946.
For more Manila City experiences we invite you to join our Makati Pub Crawl, where we’ll show you the best bars and hangout spots in Manila!
- Explore the city like locals using public transportation
- Walk through Quiapo Market all the way to Binondo Chinatown
- Food Tasting in Quiapo Market and Binondo Chinatown
- Bike around the Old Fortified City of Intramuros
- DAY TOUR
08:00 – Depart from Abraham Hostel
08:35 – Depart from Pasig River Ferry Station
09:30 – Arrive in Quiapo Market
10:30 – Binondo Chinatown Walking Tour
12:00 – Ride a tricycle to Intramuros
12:30 – Start of Intramuros Bamboo Bike Tour
14:00 – Snacks and Rest
14:30 – Back to Abraham Hostel via AC Van
NB: All times are approximate
Good to Know
- Valid ID is required
- Pick up Point: Abraham Hostel
- Things to bring: Valid ID Picture, water, hat/umbrella, sunscreen, camera
- Wear comfortable clothes
- Advise ahead of time if Vegan or with Food Allergies
- Transportation to all sites
- Entrance fees
- Bamboo Bike in Intramuros
What should I wear?
Wear comfortable clothes for the biking tour and walking shoes/sandals.
I don’t know how to ride a bike, can I still join?
Yes, Manila city has endless choices of small public transportation that can tag along with the bikes.
Do you only have one location for pick up and end point?
If you stay in Makati – we have a pick up point at Abraham Hostel
Alternatively, you can advise us ahead of time if you want to join the tour at Quiapo Market.
Can I join the tour if I am Vegan, or I have food allergies?
Please advise ahead of time and yes, you are very welcome to join the tour.
What should I bring on the tour?
Valid ID picture, water, hat, umbrella/raincoat if raining.
Are we visiting indoor Museums?
No, the tour focuses on old streets, market, people and historical structures.
Do I need to bring cash for entrance fees and food?
Entrance fees, food and transportation fees are included. But you can definitely shop in the market at your own expense.