16 days in Philippines Itinerary

16 days in Philippines Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Cebu City, Cebu Island
— 1 night
2
Puerto Princesa, Palawan Island
— 2 nights
3
Coron, Busuanga Island
— 4 nights
4
Boracay
— 5 nights
5
Manila, Luzon
— 2 nights

1
night
Cebu City, Cebu Island

The country's second city, Cebu City boasts a number of interesting colonial buildings, thriving commercial areas, and historic temples.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica del Santo Nino and then contemplate the long history of Magellan's Cross. On your second day here, make a trip to Fo Guang Shan Chu Un Temple, thensee some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then head outdoors with Ocean Gems Academy.

To see reviews, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read Cebu City tour itinerary builder site.

Barcelona, Spain to Cebu City is an approximately 20-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 7 hours traveling from Barcelona to Cebu City. Traveling from Barcelona in August, things will get somewhat warmer in Cebu City: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to travel to Puerto Princesa.

Things to do in Cebu City

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trip

Lapu Lapu
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Magellan's Cross ©
Magellan's Cross
Basilica del Santo Nino ©
Basilica del Santo Nino

2
nights
Puerto Princesa, Palawan Island

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 11th (Tue), look for gifts at Baker's Hill and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Puerto Princesa Subterranean River National Park. On your second day here, explore the striking landscape at Ugong Rock and then contemplate the waterfront views at Honda Bay.

To find reviews, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Puerto Princesa trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Cebu City to Puerto Princesa takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or ride a ferry. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to travel to Coron.

Things to do in Puerto Princesa

Nature Parks Shopping
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Honda Bay ©
Honda Bay
Baker's Hill ©
Baker's Hill

4
nights
Coron, Busuanga Island

Coron tourism has developed around its dive spots, with coral reefs and 10 preserved Japanese underwater shipwrecks to explore.
Coron is known for nature, wildlife, and beaches. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the activities along Kayangan Lake, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, stop by Makulit Shop, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Darala.

For traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Coron travel route planner.

Fly from Puerto Princesa to Coron in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or ride a ferry. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to travel to Boracay.

Things to do in Coron

Parks Nature Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Kayangan Lake ©
Kayangan Lake
Barracuda Lake ©
Barracuda Lake

5
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.
Boracay is known for beaches, nature, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: kick back and relax at Yapak Beach (Puka Shell Beach), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Luho, stroll through Ilig Iligan Beach, and see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To find traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Boracay driving holiday planning site.

You can fly from Coron to Boracay in 3.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of ferry and taxi. August in Boracay sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can travel to Manila.

Things to do in Boracay

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Yapak Beach (Puka Shell Beach) ©
Yapak Beach (Puka Shell Beach)
Scuba & Snorkeling
Willy's Rock ©
Willy's Rock

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 22nd (Sat): contemplate the long history of Fort Santiago, stroll around Rizal Park, thenget to know the fascinating history of Intramuros, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at San Agustin Church.

For more things to do and other tourist information, read our Manila online driving holiday planner.

You can fly from Boracay to Manila in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus; or do a combination of ferry, taxi, and bus. August in Manila sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. You'll set off for home on the 23rd (Sun).

Things to do in Manila

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods
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Intramuros ©
Intramuros
Rizal Park ©
Rizal Park
Fort Santiago ©
Fort Santiago

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