10 days in Philippines Itinerary

10 days in Philippines Itinerary

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10 days in Philippines Itinerary

Start: Honolulu, Oahu
Fly:  14 h 15 min
1
Manila, Luzon
— 1 night
+2
Fly + Foot + Ferry:  2 h 45 min
2
Boracay
— 4 nights
+2
Ferry + Foot + Fly:  2 h 45 min
3
El Nido, Palawan Island
— 2 nights
Drive:  5 h 15 min
4
Puerto Princesa, Palawan Island
— 2 nights
Fly:  14 h 45 min
End: Honolulu, Oahu

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Wed): explore and take pictures at Fort Santiago, stroll around Rizal Park, then wander the streets of Intramuros, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of San Agustin Church.

To see ratings, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Manila trip maker site .

Honolulu, USA to Manila is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Honolulu to Manila is 18 hours. Traveling from Honolulu in December, Manila is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 76°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Boracay.

Things to do in Manila

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods
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Fort Santiago ©
Fort Santiago
Intramuros ©
Intramuros
Rizal Park ©
Rizal Park

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, nightlife, wildlife, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, enjoy the sand and surf at Bulabog Beach, stroll through Yapak Beach (Puka Shell Beach), and don't miss a visit to Motag Living Museum.

For more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read Boracay sightseeing planning site .

You can do a combination of flight and ferry from Manila to Boracay in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, bus, and ferry; or do a combination of bus, flight, and ferry. When traveling from Manila in December, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Boracay: temperatures range from 81°F by day to 75°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can travel to El Nido.

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

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.
On the 16th (Mon), contemplate the waterfront views at Small Lagoon and then get interesting insight from Tours. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the waterfront views at Big Lagoon and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Nacpan Beach.

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Traveling by combination of ferry and flight from Boracay to El Nido takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can drive to Puerto Princesa.

Things to do in El Nido

Outdoors Parks Wildlife
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Nacpan Beach ©
Nacpan Beach
Small Lagoon ©
Small 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.
On the 18th (Wed), stop by Baker's Hill and then contemplate the waterfront views at Puerto Princesa Underground River.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read Puerto Princesa online driving holiday planner .

You can drive from El Nido to Puerto Princesa in 5.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or ride a ferry. Expect a daytime high around 88°F in December, and nighttime lows around 77°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Puerto Princesa

Parks Nature Shopping
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Puerto Princesa Underground River ©
Puerto Princesa Underground River
Baker's Hill ©
Baker's Hill

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