12 days in Philippines Itinerary

12 days in Philippines Itinerary

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Manila, Luzon
— 1 night
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Coron, Busuanga Island
— 3 nights
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El Nido, Palawan Island
— 4 nights
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Puerto Princesa, Palawan Island
— 1 night

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Manila, Luzon

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Pulilan Butterfly Haven, Balanga Nature and Wetland Park and Esquieres Travel Taal Volcano Crater Tour. Start off your visit on the 7th (Tue): explore and take pictures at Pulilan Butterfly Haven, then look for all kinds of wild species at Balanga Nature and Wetland Park, then take some stellar pictures from Malate Church, and finally deepen your understanding at University of Santo Tomas.

For photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read Manila online visit planner.

Bucharest, Romania to Manila is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. You'll lose 6 hours traveling from Bucharest to Manila due to the time zone difference. Expect much hotter temperatures when traveling from Bucharest in November; daily highs in Manila reach 37°C and lows reach 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Wed) to allow time for travel to Coron.

Things to do in Manila

Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

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Wildlife Area
Pulilan Butterfly Haven
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Educational Site
University of Santo Tomas
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Lookout
Malate Church
4.0

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Coron, Busuanga Island

Coron ©
Coron tourism has developed around its dive spots, with coral reefs and 10 preserved Japanese underwater shipwrecks to explore.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Thu): identify plant and animal life at Coral Garden, explore the activities along Kayangan Lake, and then step off the mainland to explore Coron Bay. On your second day here, kick back and relax at Banul Beach, step off the mainland to explore Banana Island, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Twin Lagoon.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read Coron day trip planning website.

Traveling by flight from Manila to Coron takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to travel to El Nido.

Things to do in Coron

Parks · Nature · Beaches · Outdoors
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Island
Coron Bay
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Beach
Banul Beach
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Island
Banana Island
4.5

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El Nido, Palawan Island

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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Entalula Island and Matinloc Island. Next up on the itinerary: step off the mainland to explore Simizu Island, enjoy the sand and surf at Hidden Beach, explore the activities along Small Lagoon, and take a memorable tour with Tours.

To find maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the El Nido online visit planner.

Getting from Coron to El Nido by ferry takes about 4.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can go by car to Puerto Princesa.

Things to do in El Nido

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Beaches
Find places to stay Nov 11 — 15:
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Beach
Hidden Beach
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Island
Simizu Island
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Puerto Princesa, Palawan Island

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.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Wed): step off the mainland to explore Lu-Li Island. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Immaculate Conception Cathedral, get engrossed in the history at Palawan Special Battalion WW2 Memorial Museum, and then identify plant and animal life at Palawan Butterfly Ecological Garden and Tribal Village.

To see photos, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Puerto Princesa trip itinerary planning website.

Getting from El Nido to Puerto Princesa by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and bus; or take a bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 29°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Puerto Princesa

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Museums
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