12 days in Philippines Itinerary

12 days in Philippines Itinerary

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Start: Dubai
Fly:  13 h 30 min
1
Cebu City
— Few hours
Bus:  2 h
2
Moalboal
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h 45 min
3
Siargao Island
— 3 nights
Fly:  2 h 45 min
4
Cebu City
— Few hours
Fly:  3 h
5
Puerto Princesa
— Few hours
Drive:  5 h 15 min
6
El Nido
— 4 nights
Drive:  5 h 15 min
7
Puerto Princesa
— 1 night
Fly:  12 h 15 min
End: Dubai

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hours
Cebu City

Cebu City
The country's second city, Cebu City boasts a number of interesting colonial buildings, thriving commercial areas, and historic temples.
To see traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Cebu City trip itinerary planning tool.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Cebu City is an approximately 13-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 4 hours traveling from Dubai to Cebu City. Traveling from Dubai in March, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Cebu City, with lows of 28°C. On the 28th (Sat), you'll travel to Moalboal.

Things to do in Cebu City

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

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nights
Moalboal

The collection of beaches and the treasures located just off shore encourage many people visit Moalboal.
For traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, use the Moalboal online route builder.

You can drive from Cebu City to Moalboal in 3 hours. Another option is to take a bus. March in Moalboal sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Siargao Island.

Things to do in Moalboal

Tours Nature Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Pescador Island ©
Pescador Island
Gaisano Grand Mall ©
Gaisano Grand Mall

3
nights
Siargao Island

Siargao Island ©
A lush oasis of tropical vegetation surrounded by warm waters east of the Philippines, Siargao Island offers a mix of mangrove forests, squeaky-clean sand beaches, and vibrant coral reefs.
Siargao Island is known for nature, adventure, and beaches. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: tour the pleasant surroundings at Magpupungko Beach, step off the mainland to explore Dako Island, enjoy the sand and surf at Alegria Beach, and take in the dramatic natural features at Magpaponko Swimming Hole.

For photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Siargao Island online trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Moalboal to Siargao Island takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In March, daily temperatures in Siargao Island can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Cebu City.

Things to do in Siargao Island

Parks Nature Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Dako Island ©
Dako Island
Magpupungko Beach ©
Magpupungko Beach
Guyam Island ©
Guyam Island

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Cebu City

Cebu City ©
On the 2nd (Thu), contemplate the long history of Yap Sandiego Ancestral House and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Taoist Temple.

To see photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read Cebu City trip itinerary builder tool.

You can fly from Siargao Island to Cebu City in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. On the 2nd (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Puerto Princesa.

Things to do in Cebu City

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Taoist Temple ©
Taoist Temple
Yap Sandiego Ancestral House ©
Yap Sandiego Ancestral House

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Puerto Princesa

Puerto Princesa ©
A convenient place to stay when exploring the island, the city of Puerto Princesa sits on the coast in the center of the landmass.
On the 2nd (Thu), stop by Rurungan Sa Tubod Foundation.

For where to stay, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Puerto Princesa sightseeing planner.

You can fly from Cebu City to Puerto Princesa in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or ride a ferry. In April, daily temperatures in Puerto Princesa can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) so you can go by car to El Nido.

Things to do in Puerto Princesa

Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Rurungan Sa Tubod Foundation ©
Rurungan Sa Tubod Foundation

4
nights
El Nido

El Nido ©
The coastal region of El Nido includes a mainland area of jungle, beaches, and cliffs, as well as 45 limestone islands and islets.
El Nido is known for beaches, nature, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: kick back and relax at Nacpan Beach, contemplate the waterfront views at Small Lagoon, take in the dramatic natural features at Taraw Cliff, and head outdoors with Lio Beach.

To see photos, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the El Nido holiday planning website.

You can drive from Puerto Princesa to El Nido in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Puerto Princesa.

Things to do in El Nido

Outdoors Parks Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Nacpan Beach ©
Nacpan Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling
Small Lagoon ©
Small Lagoon

1
night
Puerto Princesa

Puerto Princesa
For maps, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Puerto Princesa trip app.

Traveling by car from El Nido to Puerto Princesa takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of taxi and bus. On the 7th (Tue), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Puerto Princesa

Parks Outdoors Tours

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