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"Rizal Park " Luneta - Rizal Park Tip by keeweechic

Luneta - Rizal Park, Manila: 64 reviews and 135 photos


Rizal Park is in the midst of Manila's hustle and bustle of a concrete jungle stands Rizal Park. A tribute to the country's national hero, Dr. Jose Rizal, it marks the spot where Rizal, accused by the Spanish authorities of leading the insurrection, was executed by a firing squad. Luneta (as it is commonly called) is a refuge for early morning jogger and tai-chi practitioners. At night, the park is transformed into a romantic rendezvous for lovers.
Apart from its grassy expanse, Luneta also features a planetarium, dozens of fountains, an amphitheatre, a children's playground, a skating rink and the Chinese and Japanese gardens.

Address: LUNETA, Roxas Blvd
Directions: Cnr. Padre Faura, Ermita, Manila
Phone: +63 2 302 7381

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  • Updated May 12, 2003
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