Binondo: History and Food at Manila's Chinatown | Manila Walking Tours
Binondo, a district of Manila City, is also known as the world's oldest Chinatown. Book this tour if you want to experience a local scenery while munching around the multicultural Chinatown of Manila.
This is a walking tour that tells the story of the Chinese people who found sanctuary here in the Philippine hundreds of years ago and how their culture is now interlocked with ours. Itinerary
The tour will start at the entrance of Binondo Church and a short background of the foundation of the district. We will then go to different famous food establishments in the area where you could taste authentic and fused Chinese and Filipino dishes. As we go around the area, we will tell you about the incorporation of Chinese culture to the the Filipino culture and what makes this Chinatown a unique one.
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 2 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"This walking tour includes a moderate amount of walking. it is advised to wear comfortable clothing in a tropical climate."
"Guests are advised to dress casual. A dress code is required to enter places of worship and selected museums. No mini-shorts or mini-shirt tops allowed. You may risk refused entry if you fail to comply with these dress requirements."
"Children must be accompanied by an adult. Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults."
"Near public transportation"
"Not recommended for pregnant travelers"
"Most travelers can participate"
"Not recommended for travelers with food allergies (shrimp, eggs, peanuts, etc.)"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers"
Duration: 4 Hours
Minor Basilica of St. Lorenzo Ruiz, Plaza Lorenzo Ruiz Binondo, Binondo, Manila, 1006 Metro Manila, Philippines
Cancellations and refunds:
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.