Average cost of trip to Metro Manila (Philippines)

Accommodation, food, transport and entertainment costs in Metro Manila (Philippines)

Updated April 22, 2020

How much money are you going to need for your trip to Metro Manila (Philippines)? You should plan to spend around ₱6,535.58 ($134.56) per day on your trip to Metro Manila (Philippines) for one person and ₱8,068.44 ($166.12) for two when traveling. This budget includes accommodation costs for 2 adults in a good 4-star hotel (₱5,002.71 $103.00), lunch in a local restaurant, street food and drinks for a day (₱1,365.79 $28.12) and some entertainment (₱1,699.95 $35.00) for two. Find more about Metro Manila (Philippines) travel budget in 2020 below.

How much will a one-week trip to Metro Manila (Philippines) cost? The average one-week vacaction cost to Metro Manila (Philippines) is around ₱95,487.60 ($1,965.98) for one person and around ₱148,952.45 ($3,066.76) for a couple including flights. March is the cheapest month to go to Metro Manila (Philippines).

Budget

One Week for Two ₱88,791.37 ≈ $1,828.11
Two Weeks for Two ₱127,403.36 ≈ $2,623.09

Comfort

One Week for Two ₱148,952.45 ≈ $3,066.76
Two Weeks for Two ₱204,185.84 ≈ $4,203.95

High-end

One Week for Two ₱214,836.85 ≈ $4,423.24
Two Weeks for Two ₱313,875.11 ≈ $6,462.33
Metro Manila Travel Budget

Metro Manila (Philippines)

Currency ₱ (Philippine Peso)
Exchange Rate 100₱ $
Timezone Asia/Manila
Current Time 18:00
Exchange rates provided by Open Exchange Rates. Last updated 13 Apr 2021, 00:30 UTC.

💰 Is it expensive to visit Metro Manila (Philippines)?

A lot of people want to visit Metro Manila (Philippines) and wonder what the budget would be like. Like with any vacation, the cost depends on where you’re flying from, what kind of accommodations you’re looking for and what you want to see or how you want to spend time. We're colleting all these travel costs from other travellers just like you, so you can make a better estimate of the budget for a trip that matches your own preferences.

✈ Cost of flights to Metro Manila from

How much does it cost to fly to Metro Manila? High season for flights to Metro Manila (Philippines) spans from July to August — prepare to pay $954.00 and more for your return flight to Metro Manila (Philippines). The period from September to November is considered the low season and the average fares for flights are generally cheaper: you can usually get a return flight for about $673.00 on average. And if you're lucky, you can even find a better deal!

🛏 Average prices for accommodation in Metro Manila

How much do hotels charge per night in Metro Manila? High season in Metro Manila (Philippines) runs from November to December. One night in a mid-range hotel during these months costs around $98.00. Low season spans from May to June. You can get a room for a night for as low as $82.00. Some nice bargains are usually also available, especially at the higher end resorts.

3*, 4* Hotels. Double rooms in 3*, 4* Hotels cost around $90.42 per night, but prices can go up to 8% higher during high season.

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Added Type of Accomodation Month of Stay Price Per Night, $
April 17, 2020 3*, 4* Hotels January £51.00
April 17, 2020 3*, 4* Hotels February £80.00
April 17, 2020 3*, 4* Hotels March £45.00
April 17, 2020 3*, 4* Hotels April £75.00
April 17, 2020 3*, 4* Hotels May £66.00
April 17, 2020 3*, 4* Hotels June £55.00
April 17, 2020 3*, 4* Hotels July £68.00
April 17, 2020 3*, 4* Hotels August £56.00
April 17, 2020 3*, 4* Hotels September £100.00
April 17, 2020 3*, 4* Hotels October £53.00

🍲 Average prices for food and eating out in Metro Manila

How much does food in Metro Manila cost? The average cost of food and drinks in Metro Manila is ₱0.00 ($0.00) per day for one person. A sit-in dinner for two people would cost around ₱275.88 ($5.68). Lunch in a mid-range cafe or restaurant would cost you something between the two.

How much do drinks cost? A bottle of water in Metro Manila is around ₱45.66 ($0.94). A soft drink is around ₱34.97 ($0.72) when you buy it in a supermarket. A beer would cost you around ₱124.82 ($2.57) when you buy it in a bar. Alcoholic cocktails in bars and night clubs are ₱48.57 ($1.00) per cocktail.

Average prices for meals and drinks in Metro Manila
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Supermarket Drinks
🥤 Soft Drink ₱34.97 ≈$0.72
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🍺 Beer
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💧 Bottle of Water ₱45.66 ≈$0.94
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Bar Drinks
🥤 Soft Drink
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🍺 Beer ₱124.82 ≈$2.57
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🍹 Alcoholic Cocktail ₱48.57 ≈$1.00
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Meals
🍽 Dinner for Two ₱275.88 ≈$5.68
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April 23, 2020 🍹 Alcoholic Cocktail ₱48.50 $1.00
April 23, 2020 💧 Bottle of Water ₱58.00 $1.19
April 23, 2020 🍽 Dinner for Two ₱358.00 $7.37
April 23, 2020 🍽 Dinner for Two ₱191.85 $3.95
April 23, 2020 🍽 Dinner for Two ₱958.77 $19.74
April 23, 2020 🍺 Beer ₱124.82 $2.57
April 23, 2020 🥤 Soft Drink ₱34.48 $0.71
April 23, 2020 💧 Bottle of Water ₱19.91 $0.41
April 20, 2020 🍹 Alcoholic Cocktail ₱48.50 $1.00
April 20, 2020 💧 Bottle of Water ₱58.00 $1.19

🏛 Average prices for entertainment in Metro Manila

What are the prices for entertainment and activities in Metro Manila?

Average prices for entertainemnt and activities in Metro Manila
Type Average Price
🏰 Group Tour
🏛 Museum
🤹 Show or Theatre ₱304.05 ≈$6.26
🕺 Night Club
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April 23, 2020 🤹 Show or Theatre ₱318.00 $6.55
April 23, 2020 🤹 Show or Theatre ₱287.53 $5.92
April 20, 2020 🤹 Show or Theatre ₱318.00 $6.55

🚌 Average prices for transport and car rentals in Metro Manila

How much does airport transfer cost in Metro Manila? The average cost of a 20-minute taxi ride is approximately ₱341.45 ($7.03).

How much does airport transfer cost in Metro Manila? Renting a car in Metro Manila would cost you around ₱2,806.37 ($57.78) a day.

Average prices for transport and car rentals in Metro Manila
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Transfers
🚍 Airport Transfer
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Taxi
🚖 Taxi ₱341.45 ≈$7.03
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Public Transport
🚉 Public Transport ₱142.80 ≈$2.94
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Transport Rentals
🚉 Regular Car Rental, per day ₱2,806.37 ≈$57.78
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April 23, 2020 🚉 Public Transport ₱68.00 $1.40
April 23, 2020 🚖 Taxi ₱340.00 $7.00
April 23, 2020 🚖 Taxi ₱13.11 $0.27
April 23, 2020 🚉 Public Transport ₱18.94 $0.39
April 20, 2020 🚉 Public Transport ₱340.00 $7.00
April 20, 2020 🚖 Taxi ₱340.00 $7.00
April 17, 2020 🚉 Regular Car Rental, per day ₱2,605.72 $53.65
April 17, 2020 🚉 Regular Car Rental, per day ₱2,472.10 $50.90
April 17, 2020 🚉 Regular Car Rental, per day ₱2,472.10 $50.90
April 17, 2020 🚉 Regular Car Rental, per day ₱2,605.72 $53.65

☀ Weather in Metro Manila

The hottest season in Metro Manila runs from April to July. The average temperature is around 34 °C. The rainy season is from June to September with average rainfall of 186mm.

🤑 Calculate your Metro Manila travel budget

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Local prices are converted to $ USD
Destination in Philippines Total Flight Accomodation Eating Out Entertainment Transport Pocket Cash
Metro Manila 1966.0 782 721 98.4 122.5 44.7 197.3