13 days in Philippines Itinerary

13 days in Philippines Itinerary

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Boracay
— 3 nights
2
Manila, Luzon
— 2 nights
3
Tacloban, Leyte Island
— 2 nights
4
Manila, Luzon
— 3 nights

3
nights
Boracay

Boracay ©
All of 7 km (4.3 mi) long, the island of Boracay remains an idyllic destination drawing beach-goers from around the world.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): kick back and relax at White Beach and then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Sea Shell Collection by Argonauta Boracay, enjoy the sand and surf at Yapak Beach (Puka Shell Beach), then stroll through Diniwid Beach, and finally stroll through Bulabog Beach.

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Boston, USA to Boracay is an approximately 26-hour combination of flight and ferry. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Philippine Standard Time, which is usually a 13 hour difference. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Boston in July since evenings lows in Boracay dip to 76°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Sun) to allow time for travel to Manila.

Things to do in Boracay

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches
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Yapak Beach (Puka Shell Beach) ©
Yapak Beach (Puka Shell Beach)
Scuba & Snorkeling
White Beach ©
White Beach

2
nights
Manila, Luzon

Manila ©
The capital of the Philippines and the "Pearl of the Orient," Manila truly resembles a gem: rough on the outside, but glittering within.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Sun): get great views at Malate Church. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Manila Cathedral, then stop by The Manila Collectible Co., then contemplate the waterfront views at Manila Bay, and finally make a trip to Santuario de San Ezekiel Moreno.

For where to stay, photos, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Manila trip planner.

Traveling by combination of ferry and flight from Boracay to Manila takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus; or do a combination of ferry, taxi, and bus. In July, daytime highs in Manila are 89°F, while nighttime lows are 77°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Tacloban.

Things to do in Manila

Historic Sites · Shopping · Nature

Side Trip

Santuario de San Ezekiel Moreno
Highlights from your plan
San Agustin Church ©
San Agustin Church
Manila Bay ©
Manila Bay
Manila Cathedral
Manila Cathedral

2
nights
Tacloban, Leyte Island

Tacloban ©
Largely destroyed during a 2013 typhoon, Tacloban has managed to revamp and rebuild itself into a regional hub of tourism.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Wed): stroll around Korean Veteran Memorial Park, then take an in-depth tour of Sto. Nino Shrine and Heritage Museum, then make a trip to M/M Eva Jocelyn Shrine, and finally snap pictures at San Juanico Bridge. On the 8th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy the sand and surf at Red Beach and then contemplate the long history of Leyte Landing Memorial.

To find traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read Tacloban holiday tool.

Explore your travel options from Manila to Tacloban with the Route module. Expect a daytime high around 85°F in July, and nighttime lows around 77°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to travel to Manila.

Things to do in Tacloban

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Leyte Landing Memorial
Highlights from your plan
Red Beach ©
Red Beach
Leyte Landing Memorial ©
Leyte Landing Memorial
San Juanico Bridge ©
San Juanico Bridge

3
nights
Manila, Luzon

Manila ©
Start off your visit on the 9th (Fri): admire nature's wide array of creatures at Manila Ocean Park, walk around Rizal Park, and then contemplate the long history of Fort Santiago. Here are some ideas for day two: look for gifts at SM Mall of Asia, appreciate the history behind Rizal Monument, then take a stroll through Intramuros, and finally get engrossed in the history at Museo Filipino Intramuros.

For other places to visit, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Manila trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Tacloban to Manila with the Route module. On the 11th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Manila

Parks · Shopping · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

SM Mall of Asia
Highlights from your plan
Manila Ocean Park ©
Manila Ocean Park
Fort Santiago ©
Fort Santiago
Rizal Park ©
Rizal Park

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