7 days in Southeast Asia Itinerary

7 days in Southeast Asia Itinerary

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Fly
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Cebu City
— 1 night
Ferry to Tubigon, Taxi to Loboc
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Loboc, Bohol Island
— 1 night
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Foot to Tagbilaran, Ferry to Cebu, Fly to Legazpi
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Legazpi
— 1 night
Fly
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Iloilo City
— 1 night
Fly
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Puerto Princesa
— 2 nights
Fly

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Cebu City

— 1 night

Queen City of the South

The country's second city, Cebu City boasts a number of interesting colonial buildings, thriving commercial areas, and historic temples.
On the 23rd (Mon), steep yourself in history at Yap Sandiego Ancestral House, explore the galleries of Basilica del Santo Nino, and then contemplate the long history of Magellan's Cross.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Cebu City online route planner.

Jeddah, Saudi Arabia to Cebu City is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 5 hours traveling from Jeddah to Cebu City. While traveling from Jeddah, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Cebu City, ranging from highs of 38°C to lows of 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can travel to Loboc.

Things to do in Cebu City

Historic Sites · Museums

Loboc, Bohol Island

— 1 night
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Tue): tour the pleasant surroundings at Tarsier Conservation Area and then take a peaceful walk through Mahogany Forest.

For where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Loboc travel planning app.

Do a combination of ferry and taxi from Cebu City to Loboc in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus. May in Loboc sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 29°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can travel to Legazpi.

Things to do in Loboc

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Legazpi

— 1 night

Queen City of Southern Luzon

Sitting at the foot of an active volcano, Legazpi offers extensive views of the well-formed natural giant.
On the 25th (Wed), explore the galleries of Cagsawa National Museum and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Daraga Church - Our Lady of the Gate.

To see more things to do, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Legazpi trip itinerary website.

Traveling by combination of ferry and flight from Loboc to Legazpi takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of ferry, taxi, and flight. In May, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 30°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to catch the flight to Iloilo City.

Things to do in Legazpi

Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Iloilo City

— 1 night

Heart of the Philippines

The last Spanish colonial capital in the country, Iloilo City boasts numerous European-style architectural highlights, a wealth of historical attractions, and a developing reputation as a nightlife and entertainment capital.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Thu): don't miss a visit to Sinamay House and then explore the galleries of Camina Balay nga Bato.

To find other places to visit, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read our Iloilo City online itinerary maker.

You can fly from Legazpi to Iloilo City in 5.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of taxi and ferry. Traveling from Legazpi in May, expect a bit warmer with lows of 38°C in Iloilo City. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) to allow time to fly to Puerto Princesa.

Things to do in Iloilo City

Museums

Puerto Princesa

— 2 nights

City in the Forest

A convenient place to stay when exploring the island, the city of Puerto Princesa sits on the coast in the center of the landmass.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Fri): get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports and then explore the gorgeous colors at Tubbataha Reef.

To find photos, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Puerto Princesa trip itinerary maker site.

Fly from Iloilo City to Puerto Princesa in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Iloilo City in May since evenings lows in Puerto Princesa dip to 30°C. You'll set off for home on the 28th (Sat).

Things to do in Puerto Princesa

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Parks

Cebu Island travel guide

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Scuba & Snorkeling · Historic Sites · Waterfalls
A long, thin island with a mountainous backbone running through its core, Cebu Island offers scenic nature and pristine beaches. Hikes in the hills offer fabulous views of waterfalls and the distant ocean amid lush greenery, while those who prefer urban entertainment can enjoy the bustle of the provincial capital. For more adventurous visitors, things to do in Cebu Island center mainly around water sports, such as kiteboarding, windsurfing, snorkeling, scuba diving, or taking a boat trip to look for whale sharks. History buffs will enjoy visiting a Portuguese-built Catholic church and then a shrine dedicated to the chieftain who killed Magellan.

Bohol Province travel guide

3.9
Scuba & Snorkeling · Beaches · Nature & Parks
Covering a tropical island with gentle coves and white sand beaches, Bohol Province has a great reputation among snorkelers and divers. Things to do in Bohol Province include dolphin- and whale-watching, island-hopping, visiting some of the spectacular caves and waterfalls, and of course snorkeling and diving. Stand-up paddleboarding, river kayaking, and boat tours serve as less strenuous ways to admire the marine nature surrounding the islands. Further inland, ziplines, rope cycling, and jungle adventure tours make popular additions to any Bohol Province holiday, while old Roman Catholic churches hide behind palm trees and local markets offer traditional handicrafts.

Bicol Region travel guide

4.1
Volcanos · Sacred & Religious Sites · Churches
Dotted with volcanoes amidst lush greenery, the Bicol Region is an archipelago with pristine tropical beaches. Visitors have all they need for an active holiday in Bicol, from swimming, snorkeling, and surfing, to hikes around a volcano and tropical forest. Meet the Bicol Region's abundant whale shark population on a scuba dive, where you'll see the gentle giants moving in groups year-round. On land, abundant mangroves offer opportunities for ecotourism, including firefly-watching. Join the locals in a barrio fiesta honoring the local patron saint, and admire the magnificent places of worship of the indigenous Iglesia ni Cristo. Keep your energy up with the Bicol express snack, and sample dishes of spicy chili pepper tempered with coconut milk.

Iloilo Province travel guide

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Churches · Islands · Museums

Palawan Island travel guide

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Beaches · Bodies of Water · National Parks
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