Trip Planner:   Asia  /  Philippines  /  Luzon  /  Metro Manila  /  Manila  /  Neighborhoods  /  Chinatown
Chinatown, Manila
(1.3/5 based on 220+ reviews on the web)
Enjoy the atmosphere of the Far East at Chinatown. Wind through narrow passageways and several archways of distinct Chinese stylization, decorated with red lanterns. You'll pass stalls selling fresh vegetables, clothing, jewelry, spices, and medicine, as well as various knock-off gifts and gadgets. The crowds, vibrant decorations, and traditional and modern-style temples create a hectic atmosphere typical of Chinese neighbourhoods around the world. Recharge your batteries in one of numerous restaurants serving a wide range of Chinese food. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Chinatown and many more Manila attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Manila holiday planner.
Create a full Manila itinerary
map

Plan your trip to Manila

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans in Manila by other users

9 days in Philippines SEE PLAN February, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: February, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Manila BY A USER FROM PHILIPPINES December, kids, relaxing, shopping, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: December, kids, relaxing, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 27 days in Indonesia, Hong Kong & Philippines BY A USER FROM CROATIA January, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: January, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in Philippines BY A USER FROM HUNGARY February, popular PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 10 days in London & Philippines BY A USER FROM PHILIPPINES February, popular PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Manila BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 10 days in Philippines BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, culture, beaches, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: June, culture, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Manila BY A USER FROM PHILIPPINES February, popular PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 21 days in Philippines BY A USER FROM MALTA December, outdoors, beaches, popular PREFERENCES: December, outdoors, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 7 days in Philippines BY A USER FROM MALTA February, popular PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 7 days in Philippines BY A USER FROM MALTA February, popular PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 17 days in Boracay, Bohol Island & Manila BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA April, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: April, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans
Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • Unless its chines new year or you want to buy some cheap gold in risk! this is not a place to visit, dirtier than most of places in manila and if you ain't local you gotta pay much attention to visit ...  more »
  • Just like every other china town this place is filled with road side stall...lots of traffic and of course great bargains every where. Lots of cheap malls especially 168 and 999...china town mall not ...  more »
  • -There is a saying that it is interesting to walk about in Chinatown everywhere in the world. But not this one. - From my viewpoint as a brief visitor, there isn't really much about this place that is...  more »