If you are staying in the area, be sure to spend a little time taking in surrounding areas like Manila, Sampaloc and Intramuros.
There are many interesting cultural attractions in and around Quiapo. Join a tour, admire the building in which it is housed or simply enjoy the fascinating exhibits at the National Museum of the Philippines, the National Museum Planetarium and the National Museum of the Filipino People. To experience Manila’s vibrant arts scene, book a show at one of the popular performing arts institutes such as the Manila Metropolitan Theatre and the Dulaang Rajah Sulayman Theatre.
There are many beautiful natural destinations here so don’t miss the nearby green spaces. Read a book or newspaper in one of the local parks and gardens, which include Rizal Park and Paco Park.
Spots such as Manila Cathedral, the Baluarte de San Diego and Plaza Miranda are popular places for visitors to the area. The San Agustin Church, the San Sebastian Church and the San Miguel Church offer those visiting a chance to better understand the part religion has played in the area. History lovers will enjoy checking out Fort Santiago.
If golf is your passion, visit the Intramuros Golf Course. It’s a great way to enjoy the outdoors.
If you like to grab a bargain, explore 168 Mall, Robinson's Place and the SM City Manila.
To make sure you get the most out of Quiapo, consider making a reservation at one of the area’s charming bed and breakfast or hotel options. The Bayview Park Hotel Manila, the Pan Pacific Manila and the Diamond Hotel Philippines are just three of the most popular accommodation options here.