Learning how to ride a bike is probably one of the most ~useful~ skills you could ever learn. It's super helpful, especially when you're looking for a different mode of transportation. Plus, it's more environmentally friendly! And the best part is that it can do wonders for one's mental health. Keep reading for a list of places to bike to if you're looking for new areas to explore.
Check out this list of places to go biking in Manila:
UP Diliman Academic Oval
Aside from the *legendary* Oblation Run event, the UP Diliman campus is also home to a beautiful two-kilometer Academic Oval that's a great spot for walking, jogging, and biking.
Bonifacio Global City
BGC has designated lanes for bikes, unicycles, scooters, e-scooters, and hoverboards.
Marikina River Park
This outdoor space is considered Marikina's biggest recreational and sports area containing the Riverbanks Center. The 11-kilometer stretch of land by the Marikina River is a popular area for picnics, morning walks/jogs, and biking sesssions.
The Bike Playground
Located in Circulo Verde along Calle Industria in Bagumbayan, Quezon City, The Bike Playground is an indoor recreational area that offers the Velosolutions Pump Track. Whether you have a bike, skateboard, inline skate, rollerblades, rollerskates, or kick scooter, this place is perfect for you. It's open from Tuesday to Sunday, from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and costs P100 per hour, per person.
SM Mall Of Asia Complex
According to SM Supermalls, this project, which was launched in September 2020, includes new "bicycle lanes in the MOA Complex complete with bike-centric street signs." They also built more racks for bike parking, installed repair stations, a helmet depository, and bike supply and refreshment stations.
As of writing, there are 47 Robinsons Malls that have installed bike parking and repair stations which bikers can freely use. It's safe, convenient, and hassle-free! Check it out:
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