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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Read about the Chinese Cemetery in Manila on Lonely Planet and was intrigued. Had our driver stop by to check it out. Got to say I was impressed. Many of these marble Mausoleums were bigger than the average Filipino house. Most had kitchens and bathrooms,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Russell E
Reviewed November 15, 2018

Located a short walk away from the Abad Santos LRT station, the Chinese Cemetery is a great way to spend 3 hours looking at amazing architecture. Wondering through the Chinese Cemetery takes you on a journey through the immigration of Chinese citizens living in Manila....More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Z3724ZFnicolasg
Reviewed November 10, 2018

Wow! The rich and famous built this functional home for the surviving relatives. It has modern day kitchen & bathroom for the people who pay their respect to their ancestors on a regular basis.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank U5860CPgeorgeh
Reviewed September 10, 2018

It was nice to see while in Manila. Would not call it a must see while in the Philippines, would have been ok not seeing it. Definitely a little underwhelming.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank 408irenek
Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

We went up on our own steam and caught the LPR and walked there. We then paid for a guide. We chose an hour and to be honest, I felt that was enough. (Ps I wouldn’t recommend walking around the area , unless you are...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank sally t
Reviewed June 24, 2018

We were brought here by our guide to visit and experience the massive nice planned mausoleums. We were charged 100 pesos per MPV prior entry.. we just sit in the MPV and drive around because it was raining at that time. Some design of the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Elsie M
Reviewed June 21, 2018

The graves here are massive... it is safe to walk around here. You may also visit the la loma cockpit which is located not far from here.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Paul P
Reviewed May 30, 2018

If you're looking for a quiet area around the metro, the Chinese Cemetery is a nice place for walking and also taking photos. Interesting Chinese architecture can be found all over the place.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank elacparl
Reviewed March 26, 2018

There are some very well maintained mausoleums with nice furniture for Old Saints Day visits by family and guests. Some are equipped with kitchenette, and separate entrance bathroom. Also Chinese architectural designs were evident and impressive. Landscaping are also nice. However, there are other well...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank healthyeater2013
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

Very interesting to see these mausoleums ! Road and roads of them. Worth to see how the chinees love these graves!! Well kept. Very peaceful too!!!?

Date of experience: March 2018
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When you get there. There are sometimes people want to be your guide. Or you can walk around your self. And sometimes there are bikes you can hire to. But the day we went we just walk around for a few hours. If it's hot... More
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