40 days in Philippines Itinerary

40 days in Philippines Itinerary

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40 days in Philippines Itinerary

Start: Jerusalem
Fly:  17 h 15 min
1
Manila, Luzon
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  8 h
2
Danao, Panglao Island
— 3 nights
Drive:  4 h 15 min
3
Cebu City, Cebu Island
— 5 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
4
El Nido, Palawan Island
— 5 nights
+2
Fly + Bus + Ferry:  2 h 45 min
5
Boracay
— 8 nights
+2
Ferry + Foot + Fly:  2 h 30 min
6
Coron, Busuanga Island
— 8 nights
Fly:  2 h 15 min
7
Puerto Princesa, Palawan Island
— 5 nights
Fly:  18 h 45 min
End: Jerusalem

3
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Makati (Ayala Triangle Gardens & Greenbelt Mall). And it doesn't end there: visit Intramuros, appreciate the history behind Rizal Monument, take in the spiritual surroundings of San Agustin Church, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers.

To see reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Manila trip itinerary maker site .

Jerusalem, Israel to Manila is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. You'll lose 6 hours traveling from Jerusalem to Manila due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Jerusalem in פברואר: highs in Manila hover around 36°C, while lows dip to 27°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can travel to Danao.

Things to do in Manila

Parks Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Makati, SM Mall of Asia
Highlights from your plan
Fort Santiago ©
Fort Santiago
Rizal Park ©
Rizal Park
Intramuros ©
Intramuros

3
nights
Danao, Panglao Island

Danao ©
Danao is known for trails, wildlife, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: kick back and relax at Alona Beach, admire the striking features of Our Lady of Assumption Church, step off the mainland to explore Virgin Island, and admire the natural beauty at Tarsier Botanika.

For reviews, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Danao trip maker website .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Manila to Danao. פברואר in Danao sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 26°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to travel to Cebu City.

Things to do in Danao

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Panglao Island, Scuba & Snorkeling
Highlights from your plan
Alona Beach ©
Alona Beach
Virgin Island ©
Virgin Island
Dumaluan Beach ©
Dumaluan Beach

5
nights
Cebu City, Cebu Island

The country's second city, Cebu City boasts a number of interesting colonial buildings, thriving commercial areas, and historic temples.
Change things up with these side-trips from Cebu City: Lapu Lapu (Lapu Lapu Statue, Spas, &more) and Cebu Happy World Museum (in Cordova). There's still lots to do: examine the collection at Basilica del Santo Nino, take in panoramic vistas at Tops Lookout, steep yourself in history at Fort San Pedro, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Vano Public Beach.

To find photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Cebu City travel itinerary planner .

Getting from Danao to Cebu City by car takes about 4.5 hours. In פברואר in Cebu City, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 28°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) early enough to travel to El Nido.

Things to do in Cebu City

Outdoors Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Lapu Lapu, Cebu Happy World Museum
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Basilica del Santo Nino ©
Basilica del Santo Nino
Magellan's Cross ©
Magellan's Cross

5
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: take a memorable tour with Tours, tour the pleasant surroundings at Duli Beach, kick back and relax at Nacpan Beach, and step off the mainland to explore Snake Island (Vigan Island).

For reviews and more tourist information, read El Nido route planner.

Fly from Cebu City to El Nido in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Boracay.

Things to do in El Nido

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

8
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: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, tour the pleasant surroundings at Diniwid Beach, kick back and relax at Yapak Beach (Puka Shell Beach), and make a trip to Ariel's Point.

To see ratings, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Boracay trip builder app .

You can do a combination of flight and ferry from El Nido to Boracay in 3 hours. Another option is to do a combination of ferry and car. Expect a daytime high around 33°C in מרץ, and nighttime lows around 27°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can travel to Coron.

Things to do in Boracay

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Punta Bunga Beach
Highlights from your plan
Yapak Beach (Puka Shell Beach) ©
Yapak Beach (Puka Shell Beach)
Scuba & Snorkeling
White Beach ©
White Beach

8
nights
Coron, Busuanga Island

Coron ©
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: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, look for all kinds of wild species at Sunken Japanese Wrecks, witness a stunning natural landmark at Maquinit Hot Spring, and explore the activities along Kayangan Lake.

Plan my day in Coron using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

You can do a combination of ferry and flight from Boracay to Coron in 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to travel to Puerto Princesa.

Things to do in Coron

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

5
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.
Puerto Princesa is known for nature, wildlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Puerto Princesa Underground River, explore the activities along Honda Bay, enjoy the sand and surf at Sabang Beach, and look for gifts at Rurungan Sa Tubod Foundation.

For more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Puerto Princesa travel planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and taxi from Coron to Puerto Princesa takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in מרץ, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Puerto Princesa

Parks Nature Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Honda Bay ©
Honda Bay
Tubbataha Reef ©
Tubbataha Reef

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