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Oasis in the middle of the city

The University of the Philippines is a quiet, green place where families can stroll, jog, or have a... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Maria47_12
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Quezon City, Philippines
Wow. Just wow.

I recently went on a trip to Philippines and we decided to check this place out. Although the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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Off Commonwealth Avenue | Diliman, Quezon City, Luzon 2004, Philippines
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The University of the Philippines is a quiet, green place where families can stroll, jog, or have a picnic on Sundays, when the oval is closed to vehicle traffic. It's a relaxing place in the middle of a busy city.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Maria47_12
Reviewed 5 days ago

I recently went on a trip to Philippines and we decided to check this place out. Although the campus is public to students and tourists, like me, the environment felt inviting and open. Everyone looked happy to be there, they were also welcoming to tourists....More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank QuantumCalibre
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hub of higher learning. Offers great education at affordable price to those who pass its difficult entrance examination. Tree-lined avenues suitable for jogging and walking.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank C R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have been here for a short program that held in Gt Toyota Asean Hall, Viratta hall and Bonsai Garden. With some delegates from my country also some delegates from asean country, we were having such a wonderful plenary, youth chat and awesome culture exportation...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank OKL0910
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My brother who works in the University of the Philippines in Diliman took the time to tour us around the campus and we had so much fun. It was my first time to fully see the whole campus and I enjoyed every bit of it....More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Yes, it's true a very nice place and ambiance to run. A public university which they let people to come and run. Very near city center. Not polluted, with lots of trees, and safe. Good for health conscious and runners..

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank ciom2018
Reviewed 17 February 2019

I love to run here in the academic oval every morning. The acacia trees along the route is a refreshing site to behold. I love that there is an exclusive land for joggers and bikers. The good thing is on Sundays, the oval is off...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank moscow2020
Reviewed 16 January 2019

The UP Diliman Campus is a feast for the sore eyes tired of the unsightly surroundings in the congested and polluted environment of the Metropolitan Manila. The wide avenues of the main thoroughfair are bordered by acacia trees which are probably half century old already....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank mariano v
Reviewed 2 January 2019

There's lots to see and do in UP - beautiful foliage, installation art, and activity in different parts of the campus. If you find yourself with a few hours, I suggest you find a place to park, then walk around or take a ride on...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank VoyagerCatherine
Reviewed 13 December 2018

The UP Campus is one of the best places in Quezon City. You can walk/jog or bike around the academic oval especially on Sundays.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Cosmopolitan654846
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henryrnpunk
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You can head to the Malcolm Hall at the UP College of Law or in any of the college buildings surrounding the oval.
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