10 Fabulous Things to Do in Manila


6. Fort Santiago

Constructed in 1590, Fort Santiago is a citadel that was first built by the Spanish as a defense fortress. It is one of the most important and prominent historical sites in Manila, and visitors can view the fort, prison dungeons, and bastions. A horse-drawn carriage tour is also available in order to take in the sites at the fort, and visitors also enjoy the gardens that surround the structure.