36 days in Philippines Itinerary

36 days in Philippines Itinerary

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Manila
— 17 nights
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Banaue
— 2 nights
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Puerto Princesa
— 2 nights
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Port Barton
— 1 night
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El Nido
— 3 nights
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Coron
— 1 night
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Cebu City
— 3 nights
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Moalboal
— 1 night
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Siquijor
— 1 night
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Carmen
— 1 night
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Tagbilaran City
— 3 nights

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Manila

Manila ©

Pearl of the Orient

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 (Greenbelt Park, Greenbelt Mall, &more), Santuario de San Ezekiel Moreno (in Las Pinas) and Bonifacio Shrine (in Cavite City). On the 11th (Sun), spend a fun day on foot with Walking tours. And it doesn't end there: explore and take pictures at Fort Santiago, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Manila Ocean Park, look for gifts at SM Mall of Asia, and wander the streets of Intramuros.

For photos, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Manila trip itinerary planning website.

If you are flying in from The Netherlands, the closest major aiports are Ninoy Aquino International Airport and Diosdado Macapagal International Airport. In October in Manila, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 29°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to go by car to Banaue.

Things to do in Manila

Side Trips

Find places to stay Oct 6 — 23:
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Fort Santiago ©
Fort Santiago
Intramuros ©
Intramuros
Rizal Park ©
Rizal Park

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Banaue

Banaue ©
Surrounded by aesthetically pleasing and historically important rice terraces, the town of Banaue brings in many visitors each day, drawn to its World Heritage-listed agricultural sites.
On the 23rd (Fri), appreciate the extensive heritage of Batad Rice Terraces and then take in the dramatic scenery at Tappiyah Falls. On the next day, don't miss a visit to Tam-an Village, appreciate the extensive heritage of Banaue Rice Terraces, and then take an in-depth tour of Banaue Museum.

Plan my trip to Banaue with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock.

You can drive from Manila to Banaue in 6 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and taxi; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can travel to Puerto Princesa.

Things to do in Banaue

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Museums
Find places to stay Oct 23 — 25:
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Banaue Rice Terraces ©
Banaue Rice Terraces
Batad Rice Terraces ©
Batad Rice Terraces
Tappiyah Falls ©
Tappiyah Falls

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Puerto Princesa

Puerto Princesa ©

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.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Sun): see the vivid underwater world at Tubbataha Reef and then take in the waterfront at Puerto Princesa City Baywalk Park. On the next day, head off the coast to Cowrie Island, stop by Baker's Hill, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Palawan Wildlife Rescue and Conservation Center.

To see more things to do and tourist information, use the Puerto Princesa road trip planner.

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Banaue to Puerto Princesa in 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and ferry; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and ferry. In October in Puerto Princesa, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Port Barton.

Things to do in Puerto Princesa

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Shopping
Find places to stay Oct 25 — 27:
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Cowrie Island ©
Cowrie Island
Tubbataha Reef ©
Tubbataha Reef
Baker's Hill ©
Baker's Hill

1
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Port Barton

Port Barton ©
Start off your visit on the 27th (Tue): make a trip to Pamuayan Waterfalls and then head off the coast to Inaladelan Island Resort. Keep things going the next day: step off the mainland to explore Cayoya Island and then take in the dramatic scenery at Papawyan Falls.

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

You can drive from Puerto Princesa to Port Barton in 4 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can go by car to El Nido.

Things to do in Port Barton

Parks · Nature
Find places to stay Oct 27 — 28:
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Inaladelan Island Resort ©
Inaladelan Island Resort
Cayoya Island ©
Cayoya Island
Pamuayan Waterfalls ©
Pamuayan Waterfalls

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El Nido

Heaven on Earth

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 29th (Thu): enjoy the sand and surf at Las Cabanas Beach, then explore the activities along Small Lagoon, then explore the activities along Big Lagoon, and finally relax and rejuvenate at El Nido Yoga. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at Nacpan Beach and then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To find more things to do, maps, reviews, and tourist information, go to the El Nido trip builder tool.

You can drive from Port Barton to El Nido in 4.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) early enough to travel to Coron.

Things to do in El Nido

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Wildlife
Find places to stay Oct 28 — 31:
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Nacpan Beach ©
Nacpan Beach
Small Lagoon ©
Small Lagoon

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Coron

Coron ©
Coron tourism has developed around its dive spots, with coral reefs and 10 preserved Japanese underwater shipwrecks to explore.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Sat): look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas and then contemplate the waterfront views at Twin Lagoon. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Sun): take in the awesome beauty at Mt Tapyas, explore the activities along Kayangan Lake, and then explore the activities along Barracuda Lake.

To see traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Coron road trip website.

Traveling by ferry from El Nido to Coron takes 4.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Cebu City.

Things to do in Coron

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Wildlife
Find places to stay Oct 31 — Nov 1:
Highlights from your plan
Kayangan Lake ©
Kayangan Lake
Scuba & Snorkeling
Mt Tapyas ©
Mt Tapyas

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Cebu City

Cebu City ©

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.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, explore the world behind art at Cebu Happy World Museum, and then examine the collection at Paulina Constancia Museum of Naive Art. On the next day, steep yourself in history at Fort San Pedro, see the interesting displays at Basilica del Santo Nino, then steep yourself in history at Magellan's Cross, then examine the collection at Casa Gorordo Museum, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Taoist Temple.

For maps, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Cebu City route maker.

You can fly from Coron to Cebu City in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, car, and bus; or do a combination of ferry and bus. November in Cebu City sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 29°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can go by car to Moalboal.

Things to do in Cebu City

Museums · Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Nov 1 — 4:
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Casa Gorordo Museum ©
Casa Gorordo Museum
Scuba & Snorkeling
Basilica del Santo Nino ©
Basilica del Santo Nino

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Moalboal

Moalboal ©
The collection of beaches and the treasures located just off shore encourage many people visit Moalboal.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Wed): take in the dramatic scenery at Kawasan Falls and then see the interesting displays at Naomi's Bottle Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, head off the coast to Pescador Island, and then browse the different shops at Gaisano Grand Mall.

To find ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Moalboal trip itinerary website.

You can drive from Cebu City to Moalboal in 3 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In November in Moalboal, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 28°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to travel to Siquijor.

Things to do in Moalboal

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trip

Find places to stay Nov 4 — 5:
Highlights from your plan
Kawasan Falls ©
Kawasan Falls
Scuba & Snorkeling
Pescador Island ©
Pescador Island

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Siquijor

Siquijor is a in the province of, Philippines and serves as its provincial capital. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Fri): discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour and then take in the dramatic scenery at Lugnason Falls.

To find photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Siquijor vacation maker.

Traveling by journey from Moalboal to Siquijor takes 3.5 hours. In November, daytime highs in Siquijor are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Carmen.

Things to do in Siquijor

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Nov 5 — 6:
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Lugnason Falls ©
Lugnason Falls

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Carmen

Carmen ©
Carmen is a in the province of, Philippines. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sat): take in the dramatic natural features at Chocolate Hills Natural Monument, take a memorable tour with Sky's the Limit Hot Air Balloon Rides, then take a memorable tour with Chocolate Hills Adventure Park, and finally see Buenos Aires ATV Ride.

For more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Carmen trip itinerary maker tool.

You can travel from Siquijor to Carmen in 5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in November, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Tagbilaran City.

Things to do in Carmen

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Adventure

Side Trip

Find places to stay Nov 6 — 7:
Highlights from your plan
Chocolate Hills Adventure Park ©
Chocolate Hills Adventure Park
Buenos Aires ATV Ride ©
Buenos Aires ATV Ride

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Tagbilaran City

Tagbilaran City ©
Tagbilaran, officially the City of Tagbilaran and sometimes referred to as Tagbilaran City, is a city in the Visayas group of islands in the Philippines. On the 8th (Sun), look for all kinds of wild species at Philippine Tarsier and Wildlife Sanctuary, then take in the views from Sevilla Hanging bridge, and then paddle through the water with Kayakasia Philippines. On the 9th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Nova Shells Museum, then step off the mainland to explore Virgin Island, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Alona Beach.

Plan my trip to Tagbilaran City with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock.

Traveling by car from Carmen to Tagbilaran City takes 1.5 hours. November in Tagbilaran City sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 28°C at night.

Things to do in Tagbilaran City

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Adventure

Side Trips

Find places to stay Nov 7 — 10:
Highlights from your plan
Kayakasia Philippines ©
Kayakasia Philippines
Alona Beach ©
Alona Beach
Virgin Island ©
Virgin Island

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