Why is Fort Santiago an important tourist spot in Manila?
During the tumultuous Spanish Era, this ancient fortress served as a Spanish military headquarters. It also stands as a tribute to the National Hero, Dr. Jose Rizal, who was jailed there and spent his final days until his death for stirring rebellion against the colonizers.
How do you get to Fort Santiago?
Fort Santiago is inside Intramuros. In order to get to Intramuros, you can ride an LRT, a jeepney, taxicab, or join a guided tour.
Is there an entrance fee in Fort Santiago?
There is an entrance fee to Fort Santiago. You can get in for free if you join a guided or private tour.
What are some of the best Fort Santiago tours in the Philippines?