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Bounded by the river | Claro M. Recto Avenue and Avenida Rizal, Manila, Luzon, Philippines
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The "Chinatown" of Manila, the Binondo area offers everything from Buddhist temples to pawn shops and Chinese restaurants.
  • Excellent21%
  • Very good45%
  • Average27%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Bounded by the river | Claro M. Recto Avenue and Avenida Rizal, Manila, Luzon, Philippines

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is the Manila Chinatown. There is something else about this place that makes you want to come back, and that is a new culture. Its a place where the Filipino and Chinese mix with good food all around and a vibrant atmosphere. If...More

Thank Fernando S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you happen to visit Intramuros, segue to this area and visit Binondo Church where you can find St. Lorenzo Ruiz's statue. There are various chinese restaurants and small snack corners around the street so you wont really get hungry. Top restaurant picks (no particular...More

Thank Kim N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

this area is iconic in that it is the worlds first china town, however it is congested and ill maintained. the church is nice but and so is the welcome arch but there is no reason to stop here for more than a few minutes...More

Thank Hungry-sailor86
Reviewed 27 June 2017

my best memories of attending simbang gabi! outside the church, few distance from the night market of divisoria!

Thank ryandgreat
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Many shops and much activity in this very old area of Manila. Can be more meaningful with a well informed guide. A confusing maze of tiny food outlets and general shops. Delicious food available. Cheap eats! Look for old temples and meeting places of historical...More

Thank Teresa C
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Go on a food-walk: you can experience the fusion between Chinese and Philippines and enjoy the area!

Thank Marts T
Reviewed 25 May 2017

A trip to Binondo, Manila is not complete without going thru Ongpin. Ongpin Street alone, the main road in Chinatown, is a treasure trove of restaurants and food alleys, jewelry (esp. gold) shops, Chinese drug stores, and outlets where you can buy from fengshui stuff...More

1  Thank Susana D
Reviewed 20 March 2017

we visited this church as it was the one my wife used to go to as a child. its a very pleasant place and its nice to get in from the madness on the streets

1  Thank GRANT c
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Nice rustic area that is seeing some new building developments. However, at night the place is rather quiet.

Thank Rafidi-Hairul
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Located in Binondo is Philippine's own China Town. Consists of mostly old architectural structures. Unlike it's glorious days more than 50 years ago, lots of old architectures and attractions were not maintained. Streets are quite dirty and smelly. We went there exactly on the Chinese...More

Thank TheBrownPanda
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