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Pia Wurtzbach's homecoming parade expected to cause traffic congestion

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Text: Eric Tipan / Photos: BB Pilipinas, map by Araneta Center | posted January 25, 2016 08:56

MMDA advises public to expect heavy traffic along route of Miss Universe parade

Our very first Miss Universe since 1973, Pia Wurtzbach, has just returned home and to honor her achievements, a Grand Homecoming Parade from Pasay to Makati has been setup today starting at 2PM and also a parade at the Araneta Center, Quezon City starting at 5PM.

The Metro Manila Development Authority (MMDA) has been constantly re-tweeting the route over the weekend but in case you haven't seen it yet, read on.

The kick-off point is Hotel Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila at the CCP Complex Roxas Boulevard, Pasay City at 2PM.

From there it will take the following route:

  • Right turn to Atang Dela Rama
  • Right turn to Vicente Sotto
  • Left turn to F. Ma. Guerrero
  • Right turn to Bukaneg
  • Left turn to Roxas Boulevard
  • Right turn to Padre Burgos going towards Taft Avenue
  • Right turn to Finance Road
  • Right turn to Taft Avenue
  • Right turn to Quirino Avenue
  • Left turn to Roxas Boulevard
  • Left turn to Sen. Gil Puyat Avenue
  • Left turn to Ayala Avenue
  • U-turn to Ayala Avenue – Makati Fire Station
  • Head towards Ayala Avenue and then to Rustan's

The second parade at the Araneta Center has been planned and it will begin at 5PM. Refer to the map below for the details.

Araneta Center parade route