15 days in Philippines Itinerary

15 days in Philippines Itinerary

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15 days in Philippines Itinerary

Start: Manchester
Fly + Bus:  19 h
1
Cebu City, Cebu Island
— 1 night
Fly:  3 h 15 min
2
El Nido, Palawan Island
— 2 nights
+2
Fly + Bus + Ferry:  2 h 45 min
3
Boracay
— 4 nights
+2
Ferry + Foot + Fly:  2 h 30 min
4
Coron, Busuanga Island
— 4 nights
Fly:  2 h 15 min
5
Puerto Princesa, Palawan Island
— 2 nights
Fly:  21 h
End: Manchester

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 30th (Tue), take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica del Santo Nino and then steep yourself in history at Magellan's Cross. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Wed): contemplate the long history of Fort San Pedro, then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Taoist Temple.

Plan trip to Cebu City with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Manchester, UK to Cebu City is an approximately 19-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Manchester to Cebu City, you'll lose 8 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect warmer temperatures when traveling from Manchester in June; daily highs in Cebu City reach 38°C and lows reach 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can travel to El Nido.

Things to do in Cebu City

Wildlife Tours Outdoors

Side Trip

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Basilica del Santo Nino ©
Basilica del Santo Nino
Magellan's Cross ©
Magellan's Cross

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.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports and then get outside with Lio Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri): contemplate the waterfront views at Big Lagoon, contemplate the waterfront views at Small Lagoon, and then stroll through Secret Lagoon Beach.

To see ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read our El Nido travel planner.

Getting from Cebu City to El Nido by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: ride a ferry; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to travel to Boracay.

Things to do in El Nido

Outdoors Parks Wildlife
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Small Lagoon ©
Small Lagoon
Big Lagoon ©
Big Lagoon

4
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: stroll through Yapak Beach (Puka Shell Beach), make a trip to Willy's Rock, kick back and relax at Diniwid Beach, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To find maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Boracay trip itinerary planner.

Getting from El Nido to Boracay by combination of flight and ferry takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and car. In July, daily temperatures in Boracay can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Coron.

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

4
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: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, explore the activities along Barracuda Lake, step off the mainland to explore Malcapuya Island, and take in the natural beauty of Maquinit Hot Spring.

For reviews, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, use the Coron tour planner.

Getting from Boracay to Coron by combination of ferry and flight takes about 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Puerto Princesa.

Things to do in Coron

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Kayangan Lake ©
Kayangan Lake
Scuba & Snorkeling
Twin Lagoon ©
Twin Lagoon

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.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Sun): stop by Baker's Hill and then contemplate the waterfront views at Puerto Princesa Underground River.

To see reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Puerto Princesa trip planner.

Do a combination of flight and taxi from Coron to Puerto Princesa in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in July, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Puerto Princesa

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

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