17 days in Philippines Itinerary

17 days in Philippines Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Cebu City, Cebu Island
— 1 night
2
Dauis, Panglao Island
— 3 nights
3
El Nido, Palawan Island
— 2 nights
4
Boracay
— 6 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.
On the 1st (Fri), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Taoist Temple and then contemplate the long history of Fort San Pedro. On the next day, steep yourself in history at Magellan's Cross, see the interesting displays at Basilica del Santo Nino, thendon't miss a visit to Fo Guang Shan Chu Un Temple, and finally discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Cebu City trip planner.

London, UK to Cebu City is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. Traveling from London to Cebu City, you'll lose 8 hours due to the time zone difference. In May, Cebu City is warmer than London - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) early enough to travel to Dauis.

Things to do in Cebu City

Tours Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

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

3
nights
Dauis, Panglao Island

Dauis ©
Dauis is a in the province of, Philippines. Explore Dauis' surroundings by going to Philippine Tarsier and Wildlife Sanctuary (in Corella) and Tarsier Conservation Area (in Loboc). There's lots more to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Chocolate Hills Natural Monument, admire all the interesting features of Tarsier Botanika, kick back and relax at Alona Beach, and see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

For other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Dauis route maker tool.

Traveling by journey from Cebu City to Dauis takes 4 hours. In May, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) early enough to travel to El Nido.

Things to do in Dauis

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Panglao Island, Bohol Island, Philippine Tarsier and Wildlife Sanctuary, Scuba & Snorkeling, Tarsier Conservation Area
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Alona Beach ©
Alona Beach
Tarsier Conservation Area ©
Tarsier Conservation Area
Scuba & Snorkeling

2
nights
El Nido, Palawan Island

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, stroll through Las Cabanas Beach, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and head outdoors with Lio Beach.

To find photos, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the El Nido trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Dauis to El Nido with the Route module. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to travel to Boracay.

Things to do in El Nido

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

6
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), discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, don't miss a visit to Willy's Rock, and stroll through Balinghai Beach.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read Boracay itinerary builder.

Getting from El Nido to Boracay by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and car. In May in Boracay, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) early enough to travel to Manila.

Things to do in Boracay

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Yapak Beach (Puka Shell Beach) ©
Yapak Beach (Puka Shell Beach)
White Beach ©
White Beach
Ariel's Point ©
Ariel's Point

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 15th (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of San Agustin Church, take a stroll through Intramuros, thencontemplate the long history of Fort Santiago, and finally see the interesting displays at Rizal Shrine.

To find reviews, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Manila driving holiday planner.

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. Traveling from Boracay in May, you will find days in Manila are somewhat warmer (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Manila

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trip

Runway Manila
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Intramuros ©
Intramuros
Rizal Park ©
Rizal Park
Fort Santiago ©
Fort Santiago

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