12 days in Philippines Itinerary

12 days in Philippines Itinerary

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12 days in Philippines Itinerary

Start: Cairo
Fly:  18​h
1
Coron, Busuanga Island
— 2 nights
+2
Fly + foot + ferry:  2​h 30​min
2
Boracay
— 3 nights
+2
ferry + foot + Fly:  2​h 45​min
3
El Nido, Palawan Island
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
4
Cebu City, Cebu Island
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h
5
Puerto Princesa, Palawan Island
— 2 nights
Fly:  18​h 15​min
End: Cairo

2
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, beaches, adventure, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, contemplate the waterfront views at Barracuda Lake, and take in the awesome beauty at Mount Darala.

To find other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Coron trip itinerary planning site .

Cairo, Egypt to Coron is an approximately 18-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. You'll lose 6 hours traveling from Cairo to Coron due to the time zone difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Boracay.

Things to do in Coron

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Kayangan Lake ©
Kayangan Lake
Scuba & Snorkeling
Mt Tapyas ©
Mt Tapyas

3
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, wildlife, nightlife, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: kick back and relax at Yapak Beach (Puka Shell Beach), tour the pleasant surroundings at White Beach, get your game on at Virtual World, and examine the collection at Sea Shell Collection by Argonauta Boracay.

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You can do a combination of flight and ferry from Coron to Boracay in 2.5 hours. In September, daytime highs in Boracay are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to travel to El Nido.

Things to do in Boracay

Outdoors Spas Parks
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Thu): contemplate the waterfront views at Small Lagoon and then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Keep things going the next day: explore the activities along Big Lagoon and then kick back and relax at Nacpan Beach.

To see photos, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read El Nido trip tool .

You can do a combination of ferry and flight from Boracay to El Nido in 3 hours. Another option is to do a combination of ferry and car. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to travel to Cebu City.

Things to do in El Nido

Outdoors Parks Wildlife
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Nacpan Beach ©
Nacpan Beach
Small Lagoon ©
Small Lagoon

1
night
Cebu City, Cebu Island

Cebu City ©
The country's second city, Cebu City boasts a number of interesting colonial buildings, thriving commercial areas, and historic temples.
On the 19th (Sat), pause for some serene contemplation at Virgen dela Regla National Shrine, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Taoist Temple, then contemplate the long history of Fort San Pedro, then steep yourself in history at Magellan's Cross, and finally see the interesting displays at Basilica del Santo Nino.

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Traveling by flight from El Nido to Cebu City takes 3.5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Cebu City can reach 37°C, while at night they dip to 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Puerto Princesa.

Things to do in Cebu City

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Virgen dela Regla National Shrine
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Basilica del Santo Nino ©
Basilica del Santo Nino
Magellan's Cross ©
Magellan's Cross
Fort San Pedro ©
Fort San Pedro

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.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sun): look for gifts at Baker's Hill and then contemplate the waterfront views at Puerto Princesa Underground River.

To find photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Puerto Princesa online attractions planner .

You can fly from Cebu City to Puerto Princesa in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. September in Puerto Princesa sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 28°C at night. You will leave for home on the 21st (Mon).

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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