There are plenty of festivals all throughout the Philippines, and gorgeous masks are a big part of the celebrations. Around Manila, there are several major festivals throughout the year. From Manila Day in June to the Feast of the Black Nazarene in January, you won’t have much trouble finding a spectacular celebration. Masks are a great way to bring home some of the colorful fun and memories of the festivals.
BEST GIFTS FOR
These are a great gift for anyone you know, but kids may have the most fun wearing them around.
Masks need to be packed delicately, so a bit of space in your bag will be required for the mask itself as well as some padding to keep it safe.
400-1000 PHP, depending on materials and size.
WHERE TO BUY
These are easiest to buy during festival time, but can also be found at tourist shops and large malls around the city.