Located at the heart of the capital city, Rizal Park represents a tribute to the Philippine national hero--Jose Rizal--who was shot during a local rebellion against Spanish colonialists. Overlooking the Manila Bay, the park contains many recreational, cultural, and educational facilities, including historical markers, an observatory, an open-air concert hall, and lots of colorful fountains. To visit Rizal Park and other attractions in Manila, use our Manila trip planning app .
Tours to Rizal Park
Manila Old and New: Sightseeing Tour Including Intramuros and Fort Santiago BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $48
Duration: 4 hours
Manila Super Saver: Manila Sightseeing plus Tagaytay Tour with Taal Volcano BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $118
Duration: 8 hours
Private Half-Day Shore Excursion in Manila BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $108
Duration: 4 hours
Rizal Park Reviews
We spent the day at Manila Ocean Park, then spent some time at Rizal Park around the corner. Very nice (but very crowded). Nice place to visit history of the Philippines. more »
Stumbled into the park at night and there was a live concert, the fountains were running with a light show, and it was crowded with people. You had kids running around barely dressed to adults in more... more »
The biggest park in Manila. You'll see local citizens come here enjoying relaxing moments like picnics or exercise especially on weekends. Many students come rehearsal on their school activities. A small Chinese garden located one corner in the huge park. Nice place to stay in weekends.
Manila’s Rizal park is a great place to start your day. People arrive to walk and run about dawn. I prefer more rural river walks but smoke does not irritate my breathing here. Early morning with a breeze off the ocean this is a perfect location.
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