The Philippines is full of fun places where tourists can relax, enjoy and unwind themselves. There are several cities and regions which can be explored in this incredibly beautiful country, and one of these is the “Quezon City”.
Being one of the most exciting and interesting cities, Quezon city tops the travel list of many tourists from across the globe.
From cultural attractions to the historic sites, there is a long list of things which one can do and explore in the Quezon City. Apart from being a popular travel destination, Quezon city is also one of the best transient places to stay.
Here are the top tourist destinations in the Quezon City which you can explore while visiting it:
- Ninoy Aquino Parks and Wildlife Center
The Ninoy Aquino Parks and Wildlife Center is a botanical garden and zoological park located in Diliman. Spread over an area of 22.7 hectare, this park houses a wildlife rescue centre, botanical garden, playground, an aquarium, and a lagoon. One can find several indigenous animals and plants in this wildlife center, including, Palawan, Bearded pigs, Binturongs, Philippine deer, crab eating Macaques and many varieties of birds.
- Quezon City Memorial Circle
It is the most iconic symbol of the city’s heritage. An art deco themed monument, designed by Federico Lustre, it’s a 66-metre high centrepiece with an observation deck at the top. Here you can also find many eateries, and markets from where you can buy indigenous products.
- Quezon Heritage House
The Quezon Heritage House is a two-storey house which has been made as the replica of the President Manuel L. Quezon’s old vacation house located in Manila. Here you can find the original furniture, doors, windows, grills, tiles and much more.
- La Mesa Ecopark
The La Mesa Ecopark is an ideal destination for the healthful outdoor recreation in the Quezon City. It gives a true forest experience to the visitors where they can relax and unwind in the beautiful landscapes, and can also indulge in various adventure activities like rock climbing, bungee jumping, swimming etc.
- Mystery Manila
If you are looking forward for a thrilling experience in the Philippines, then Mystery Manila is the place for you. It’s an interesting role playing game which allows people to try some challenging activities. There are different mysteries which you can choose from, and each of these mysteries will transport you to various themed scenarios and locations.
- The Art In Island
Located in Cubao, the Art in Island is one of its kind. It is a 3D art museum where guests can freely play with the 3D art pieces on the wall. You can take as many videos and photos as possible. Here every visitor can be apart of the art.
If you are visiting Quezon city and are going to stay here for a couple of days, you can choose to rent a house in downtown Quezon City, instead of booking a hotel. The rented houses are much more economical than hotels, and also offer better privacy, flexibility and amenities to people who want to stay with their families.