14 days in Philippines Itinerary

14 days in Philippines Itinerary

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Manila, Luzon
— 2 nights
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Cebu City, Cebu Island
— 1 night
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Boracay
— 5 nights
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Coron, Busuanga Island
— 2 nights
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El Nido, Palawan Island
— 3 nights

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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.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Mon): contemplate the long history of Fort Santiago, then stroll around Rizal Park, then wander the streets of Intramuros, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of San Agustin Church. Here are some ideas for day two: get engrossed in the history at Museo Filipino Intramuros, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Manila Cathedral, and then look for gifts at SM Mall of Asia.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read Manila online trip builder.

Jeddah, Saudi Arabia to Manila is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. Traveling from Jeddah to Manila, you'll lose 5 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Jeddah in January since evenings lows in Manila dip to 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can travel to Cebu City.

Things to do in Manila

Historic Sites · Shopping · Parks · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

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Historic Site
Fort Santiago
4.1
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Park
Rizal Park
3.9
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World heritage site
San Agustin Church
4.4

1
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Cebu City, Cebu Island

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 6th (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Taoist Temple, stop by ANTHILL Fabric Gallery, pause for some serene contemplation at Santo Rosario Parish Church, then contemplate the long history of Fort San Pedro, then examine the collection at Basilica del Santo Nino, and finally steep yourself in history at Magellan's Cross.

For photos, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Cebu City day trip planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Manila to Cebu City takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or take a bus. In January, daily temperatures in Cebu City can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can travel to Boracay.

Things to do in Cebu City

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Specialty Museum
Basilica del Santo Nino
4.4
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Historic Site
Magellan's Cross
3.5
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Religious Site
Taoist Temple
4.0

5
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: kick back and relax at White Beach, don't miss a visit to Ariel's Point, step off the mainland to explore Crystal Cove Island, and discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To see reviews, photos, maps, and tourist information, read Boracay trip tool.

Getting from Cebu City to Boracay by combination of flight and ferry takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of ferry and bus. When traveling from Cebu City in January, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Boracay: temperatures range from 30°C by day to 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Coron.

Things to do in Boracay

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature
Find places to stay Jan 6 — 11:
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Must see
White Beach
4.3
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Scuba / Snorkeling
Scuba & Snorkeling
4.8

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.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Tue): see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour and then contemplate the waterfront views at Twin Lagoon. Keep things going the next day: take in the awesome beauty at Mt Tapyas, then contemplate the waterfront views at Kayangan Lake, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Barracuda Lake.

To see photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Coron tour itinerary planner.

Do a combination of ferry and flight from Boracay to Coron in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to El Nido.

Things to do in Coron

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife
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Water Body
Kayangan Lake
4.6
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Scuba / Snorkeling
Scuba & Snorkeling
4.3
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Water Body
Twin Lagoon
4.4

3
nights
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.
On the 14th (Thu), see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour and then enjoy the sand and surf at Nacpan Beach. On the 15th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll through Las Cabanas Beach, explore the activities along Small Lagoon, then explore the activities along Big Lagoon, and finally soothe aching muscles at El Nido Yoga.

To find ratings, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our El Nido trip planning tool.

Traveling by ferry from Coron to El Nido takes 4.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in El Nido

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Nature
Find places to stay Jan 13 — 16:
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Must see
Nacpan Beach
4.5
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Water Body
Big Lagoon
4.7

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