Planning a trip? Those who love to travel know the essence of all travel is about you and your enjoyment. Travelers know that the destination is a major part in planning a trip, experiencing and delving deeper into an unfamiliar places, people and culture is paramount.
Expand your horizons and set your sight to the Philippines, an off the beaten path travel site! An undiscovered paradise made of thousands of islands and white sand beaches all around! A tiny dot in the map of the world, and yet a haven for travelers, backpackers, retirees and even passersby.
It offers awesome tourist attractions, magnificent beaches, hot spring resorts, colorful festivals, hundreds of scenic spots and world-class hotels and facilities. Not to mention the tropical climate, the affordable prices as well as the friendly and hospitable, English-speaking people! You will be glad you came, and we’re sure, you WILL come back for more FUN in the Philippines!
MANILA OCEAN PARK
Manila Ocean Park started as the first marine-themed park in the Philippines, and has now evolved into an integrated resort destination that houses exciting, enticing, and enriching marine life attractions that are truly at par with Asia’s best. Aside from learning about marine life wonders and the importance of conserving the environment, guests will also enjoy multi-sensory spectacles and world-class lifestyle hotspots. Come visit us and have an amazing Manila Ocean Park experience!
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Be fascinated by the wonders of the sea in our Oceanarium, a breath-taking marine life exhibit at par with Asia’s best. Discover over 5,000 varieties of marine creatures from around 300 species, all indigenous to the Philippines and the Southeast Asia. Walk through Asia’s largest underwater viewing tunnel, stretching 25 meters long and curved at 220 degrees, and witness how different reef fishes interact with each other.
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Manila Ocean Park is now home to the newest and most lovable members of its marine life community, the South American Sea Lions! Marine Life Habitat lets you meet and greet Icis, Ira, Sandra, Isabel, Yeni, and the only male sea lion, Vincent! Watch them display their intelligence and charm in an entertaining live show. Not only will they wow visitors, they also have something to say against water pollution and destruction of marine habitats.
Have you seen a jellyfish dance and flutter elegantly in the water? Visit our Jellies Exhibit and fall in love with the graceful dancing of these sea fairies. Learn about different jellyfish species from all over the world, from the smallest, largest, and even the most dangerous. Designed with the newest technology in lighting, music, and multimedia effects, the Jellies Exhibit is truly an educational destination by day and a unique recreational destination by night.
This fascinating, awe-inspiring, one-of-a-kind experience brings you to a rare, up-close encounter of marine life under the sea. Dive and interact with 5,000 fishes and stingrays in the Oceanarium’s largest aquarium. Our unique diving system uses a special helmet that lets you breathe freely and makes underwater walking possible. Dive and discover!
Glass Bottom Boat Ride is a perfect blend of discovery and excitement. It is designed to give you the best possible view of fishes without going underwater. Enjoy the ride!
Set an appointment with the doctorfish and be treated to a unique and truly exciting spa experience. These small fishes gently nibble away dead skin on your hands and feet, leaving the healthy skin to grow. The process is painless and will let you enjoy a slight tingling sensation on your feet.
Jump and float into the inviting waters of our swimming pool! Be refreshed and invigorated with fresh sea breeze from Manila Bay. Swim with your family and friends in sparkling blue water with running jets in one of the bay area’s largest swimming pool.
When night falls, get ready to experience a multi-sensory spectacle of fantasy and reality. Manila Ocean Park’s Musical Fountain Show is the country’s first and grandest musical fountain at par with the world’s best. This nightly musical extravaganza showcases a mind-blowing display of fire, music, and laser lights, backed by animated marine characters projected on water screen. Truly a one-of-a-kind musical experience you shouldn’t miss!
TABLE OF CONTENTS
- Visit Manila – “The Pearl of the Orient”
- Popular Places in Manila
- Places of Worship in Manila
- Choices of Hotels in Manila
- Tourist Attractions in Manila
- Festivals in Manila