municipality of the Philippines in Metro Manila
Asia > Southeast Asia > Philippines > Luzon > Metro Manila > Pateros (Philippines)

Pateros is a town, the lone municipality in Metro Manila, known for its balut and duck eggs.

Understand edit

Pateros gets is name from Spanish patero, or duck raiser; the town historically relied on duck raising as a major source of income.

The town is densely populated, with 63,000 people sandwiched in 1.76 km2 (0.68 sq mi) of land. It is surrounded by Makati and Taguig. Pateros also holds a claim on the disputed Fort Bonifacio area.

The town of Pateros in Washington state, United States, is named after this town.

Get in edit

Get around edit

Map of Pateros (Philippines)

See edit

  • 1 Pateros Church (Diocesan Shrine of St. Martha), B. Orcilla Street. Spanish-era parish church, completed in 1815    

Do edit

Buy edit

Eat edit

Drink edit

Sleep edit

Connect edit

Go next edit

This city travel guide to Pateros is an outline and needs more content. It has a template, but there is not enough information present. Please plunge forward and help it grow!