Places to Go
At the heart of 8 Waves Waterpark is a wave pool with a size of 2,788.52 sqm, making it one of the largest in Asia and the Philippines.
Activefun is a Philippine company dedicated to giving customers the best in children’s play facilities, and a great place to celebrate their parties or events. Active Fun provides the opportunity for children to exercise and to develop their motor and coordination skills, and a place for parents to entertain their children in secured comfort at a fair price.
Ark Avilon Zoo is the only indoor interactive zoo in the Philippines located in Frontera Verde, Pasig City. With a two storey building resembling the biblical Noah’s Ark, Ark Avilon Zoo is home to various friendly animals that guests can interact with. Kids and kids at heart can get up close and personal with JENNY the Bornean Orangutan, AYLA the Palawan Bearcat, NARDO and ALEX the Cockatoos, TYSON the Burmese Python, BUSTY the Pony, KRUSTY the Donkey and featuring Ark Avilon’s newest member ANDY and MERCY the Penguins and many more wildlife ambassadors. Kids can enjoy feeding rabbits, guinea pigs, sheep and other farm animals in the FARMLAND Fun Feeding Station. You can take pictures with our animals as well.
Avilon Zoo is currently the largest zoological institution in the Philippines in terms of land area and collection of animals. The 7.5 hectare facility located in Rodriguez, Rizal houses more than 3,000 specimens of exotic wildlife representing more than 500 species of birds, mammals reptiles, amphibians, freshwater fishes, and invertebrates. The zoo has a diverse collection of Philippine native and endemic fauna, most of which have been bred successfully in captivity through AVILON’s ex situ conservation programs. Guided tours and educational field trips offer guests the opportunity to learn about wildlife, their status in the wild, and conservation efforts being done to preserve these threatened species and to protect the environment.
The premiere art and history museum in the country has to offer, the Ayala Museum features only the most established and promising in the Philippine arts and culture scene. Open Tuesdays to Sundays from 9am to 6pm, including holidays except Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year’s Eve, New Year’s Day, Holy Thursday to Saturday (Catholic calendar). Closed on Mondays.
A museum featuring the Gallery of Rare Prints and Photographs (scenes depicting old Chinese occupations, streets of Binondo, prints on turn of the century Chinese life), Ching Ban Lee Ceramics Gallery (tangible artifacts testament to centuries of trade between our two countries), and the Jimmy Ongking Hall (contains the Tsinoys in Nation Building permanent exhibit of Bahay Tsinoy) / Tuesday to Sunday 1PM to 5PM
A Montessori day care and learning center, Blue Ribbon Montessori caters to your child’s growing needs with their modern facility and complete curriculum materials. Arithmetic, Language, Botany, Zoology, Art, Science and active play are a few of their daily activities. After school tutoring is also available.
The Calvo Museum houses various memorabilia from Manila’s past.
Camp Explore started as a reforestation project, and now has a livelihood and scholarship program. It has spacious cabins, cozy cottages, game room, swimming pool, bonfire area, mini conference, multi-purpose hall, hiking trails, and resting gazebos as well as a team of adventurous and competent professionals who organize year-round experiential learning activities.