Bucket List: Top 10 Best things to see and do in Pasig City
Pasig City is located at the heart of Metro Manila, a perfect place offering nightlife, fun, and convenience. Since it is close to the airport, there are many things to do in Pasig City for travelers. From relaxation, fitness, and entertainment, you will surely get loads of things to choose from.
So if you’re near or dropping by the area soon, here are the 10 things to do in Pasig City.
Relax at Ace Water Spa
Ranking first on the list of things to do in Pasig City is relax and enjoy at Ace Water Spa. It is a perfect getaway destination for families and friends, offering cozy accommodation, buffet breakfast, and wellness services such as massage, sauna, and herbal pools. Also, their facility is kid-friendly, featuring a designated area for kids.
Doña Geronima’s Cave
Situated on Barangay Pineda, the Doña Geronima’s Cave is a must-visit for history enthusiasts. According to a story in “El Filibusterismo,” a young man vowed to marry a maiden but could not fulfill his vow. Thus, the maiden waited for years despite getting old. Later on, she discovered that the man turned out to be the Archbishop of Manila and built her a cave for not fulfilling his vow.
Climb Central Manila
For the adrenaline junkies, the Climb Central Manila is the place to go. It is the most extensive indoor air-conditioned sport climbing facility in the Philippines, with a 750 square meter climbing wall. In addition, their facility is packed with lockers, shower rooms, and kid-friendly spaces, perfect for a family adventure.
Rainforest Adventure Experience (RAVE)
Another famous attraction in Pasig City where family and friends can relax and have fun is the RAVE. The famous parks combine recreational activities and nature, featuring a mini-zoo, swimming pools for adults and kids, and an Olympic-sized pool. Also, RAVE is filled with lots of areas for exploring, such as the Kiddie Playland, Mini Train Station, Camping Area, and more.
The Bike Playground
Whether you’re a novice biker or looking for a perfect place to hang out, The Bike Playground is a great place to chill out. The facility is situated in Circulo Verde, featuring an indoor and outdoor bike trail for kids of all ages. Plus, their pump track is excellent for honing and learning new skills.
Shop till you drop at Tiendesitas
A modern model of Maranao Architecture, Tiendesitas is a shopping complex measuring 30,000 square meters with 12 pavilions. If you happen to be in town, the Tiendesitas is one of the best places to shop, featuring almost all kinds of goods from the Handicrafts Village to Food Villages, as well as exhibition and entertainment.
Freedom House or Bahay na Tisa
Travel back in time as you visit the oldest Bahay na Bato in Pasig City. The Freedom House or Bahay na Tisa was built in the 1850s by Don Cecilio Tech y Cabrera, where seven generations lived. It was named the Freedom House during Martial Law, as it serves as a meeting venue for political factions.
Food Trip at Kapitolyo
A gastronomy haven for food trippers, Barangay Kapitolyo, is a residential village featuring food parks of all sorts. So if you’re looking for a place to eat, you will certainly love Kapitolyo. The food village has everything to offer, from burgers and pizzas, rice meals, and even Japanese foods, suiting everyone’s taste.
If in search of thrilling activities, the Breakout Philippines is certainly a must-try. The facility offers entertainment and mysteries, as visitors try to escape sealed rooms in 45 minutes. So if you’re into problem-solving, bring your peers along to plan and solve puzzles as a team.
Beer House Kapitolyo Brewing Co.
Other than mall hopping, the best place to enjoy your weekend at Pasig is to enjoy craft beers at the BeerHouse Kapitolyo Brewing Co. It is a small brewery offering high-quality craft beers and food such as Truffle Fettuccine, Sausages Platter, and Scallops and Prawns.
- Lona, (2017), 6 Best Things To Do In Pasig, Philippines, Trip 101
Our Top Hotel Picks for Pasig City
- Marco Polo Ortigas Manila [check rates and availability] – Located near Ortigas Center shopping malls with various trendy restaurants that offer Filipino and international cuisine & a local history museum.
- Richmonde Hotel Ortigas [check rates and availability] – This upscale hotel is a 9-minute walk from transport connections at Shaw Boulevard, a walking distance to SM Megamall and other upscale shopping malls.
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