Great news, biyaheros: exploring Metro Manila just got better for many Manileños! On 8 Jul 2023, the Department of Tourism, Culture and Arts of Manila announced its second Hop-On Hop-Off (HOHO) Bus Tour, following its first leg in the financial district of Makati City. This time around, the tour will take place around nine heritage sites and cultural districts in the City of Manila. What’s more? Folks residing within the city can experience the Manila Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour for free!
Read on to know more about the program and how to avail yourself of its free promo!
All about the Manila Hop-On Hop-Off Tour Bus
According to the Department of Tourism, Culture and Arts of Manila, the launch of its Manila Cultural Hub Tours will allow tourists to “conveniently and leisurely stroll Manila’s historic and vibrant culture.” Among the nine cultural hotspots that make up the Manila Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour include Robinsons Place Manila, Raja Sulayman Fountain, Rizal Park Luneta, National Museum, Malancañang Heritage Tours, Manila City Hall, Escolta Bridge, Binondo, and Intramuros.
Free tours via the Manila Hop-On Hop-Off Bus will be offered daily from 10am–7pm on 7–14 Jul 2023 or until further notice. However, for those who wish to make a stop at the Malancañang Palace, heritage tours here will only be available by 3pm. To avail of the free tour promo, participants must present their identification card as proof of residency in Manila City.
Want to learn more about the Philippines Hop-On Hop-Off tours? Download the HOHO mobile app, available on the Google Play Store and App Store.
Note: Regular tickets for the Philippines Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tours start at P1,000 per head.
Are you ready to discover the vibrant capital of the Philippines? From iconic landmarks to cultural hubs, the Manila Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour makes for an incredibly convenient and exciting day trip for both local group and individual travellers. So, what are you waiting for? Don’t miss out on this opportunity!
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