21 days in Philippines Itinerary

21 days in Philippines Itinerary

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Start: Hamburg
Fly:  30 h
1
El Nido, Palawan Island
— 2 nights
Ferry:  4 h 15 min
2
Coron, Busuanga Island
— 3 nights
+2
Fly + Foot + Ferry:  2 h 30 min
3
Boracay
— 4 nights
+2
Ferry + Foot + Fly:  4 h 30 min
4
Siargao Island
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h
5
Dumaguete City, Negros Island
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 15 min
6
Siquijor, Siquijor Island
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h
7
Loboc, Bohol Island
— 2 nights
Drive:  5 h
8
Moalboal, Cebu Island
— 1 night
Bus:  2 h 30 min
9
Cebu City, Cebu Island
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  23 h
End: Hamburg

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 12th (Sat), explore the activities along Small Lagoon and then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the waterfront views at Big Lagoon and then enjoy the sand and surf at Nacpan Beach.

To see reviews, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the El Nido tour planner.

Hamburg, Germany to El Nido is an approximately 30- hour flight. You'll lose 7 hours traveling from Hamburg to El Nido due to the time zone difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can travel to Coron.

Things to do in El Nido

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

3
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, and beaches. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, step off the mainland to explore Siete Pecados, contemplate the waterfront views at Twin Lagoon, and take in the awesome beauty at Mt Tapyas.

To see reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Coron trip itinerary builder site.

You can ride a ferry from El Nido to Coron in 4.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Boracay.

Things to do in Coron

Nature Parks Tours
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Twin Lagoon ©
Twin Lagoon
Scuba & Snorkeling
Kayangan Lake ©
Kayangan Lake

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, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy the sand and surf at Yapak Beach (Puka Shell Beach), make a trip to Ariel's Point, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Luho, and see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To see more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Boracay trip itinerary maker site.

You can do a combination of flight and ferry from Coron to Boracay in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car. In December, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Siargao Island.

Things to do in Boracay

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Yapak Beach (Puka Shell Beach) ©
Yapak Beach (Puka Shell Beach)
Scuba & Snorkeling
Ariel's Point ©
Ariel's Point

2
nights
Siargao Island

Siargao Island ©
A lush oasis of tropical vegetation surrounded by warm waters east of the Philippines, Siargao Island offers a mix of mangrove forests, squeaky-clean sand beaches, and vibrant coral reefs.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Mon): head off the coast to Naked Island, then head off the coast to Dako Island, and then look for gifts at Fat Lips Surfshop. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue): explore the fascinating underground world of Hagukan Cave, take in the dramatic natural features at Magpaponko Swimming Hole, then kick back and relax at Magpupungko Beach, and finally get great views at Cloud 9 Surfing Tower.

To see ratings, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read our Siargao Island online itinerary planner.

Do a combination of ferry and flight from Boracay to Siargao Island in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, bus, and flight; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Boracay in December: highs in Siargao Island hover around 36°C, while lows dip to 27°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) early enough to travel to Dumaguete City.

Things to do in Siargao Island

Parks Nature Beaches
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Dako Island ©
Dako Island
Naked Island ©
Naked Island
Magpupungko Beach ©
Magpupungko Beach

1
night
Dumaguete City, Negros Island

Dumaguete City ©
The city of Dumaguete enjoys a reputation as forward-thinking, tourist-friendly, and vibrant--partly owing to its four universities and youthful, educated population.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): take in the dramatic scenery at Casaroro Falls, take in nature's colorful creations at Omoyon Bee Farm, and then don't miss a visit to Rizal Boulevard.

To find reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Dumaguete City trip itinerary maker tool.

Getting from Siargao Island to Dumaguete City by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: ride a ferry; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In December, daytime highs in Dumaguete City are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to drive to Siquijor.

Things to do in Dumaguete City

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Casaroro Falls
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Casaroro Falls ©
Casaroro Falls
Omoyon Bee Farm ©
Omoyon Bee Farm
Rizal Boulevard ©
Rizal Boulevard

1
night
Siquijor, Siquijor Island

Siquijor ©
Siquijor is a in the province of, Philippines and serves as its provincial capital. Start off your visit on the 24th (Thu): identify plant and animal life at Siquijor Butterfly Sanctuary, then explore the activities along Sambulawan Underground River, and then engage your brain at MARELLE’S SEASHELL MUSEUM- RESTAURANT & BAR- GIFT SHOP.

For other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Siquijor visit planner.

You can drive from Dumaguete City to Siquijor in 3.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in December, and nighttime lows around 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can drive to Loboc.

Things to do in Siquijor

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Siquijor Butterfly Sanctuary, MARELLE’S SEASHELL MUSEUM- RESTAURANT & BAR- GIFT SHOP
Find places to stay Dec 23 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Sambulawan Underground River ©
Sambulawan Underground River
Siquijor Butterfly Sanctuary ©
Siquijor Butterfly Sanctuary

2
nights
Loboc, Bohol Island

Loboc ©
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Fri): look for all kinds of wild species at Philippine Tarsier and Wildlife Sanctuary, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Zoocolate Thrills Theme Park, get to know the resident critters at Loboc Wildlife & Nature Park, then look for all kinds of wild species at Tarsier Conservation Area, and finally delve into the lush surroundings at Mahogany Forest. Here are some ideas for day two: take in nature's colorful creations at Bohol Habitat Conservation Center, take in the dramatic natural features at Chocolate Hills Natural Monument, then make a trip to Cambuyo Rice Terraces, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Sta. Monica Church.

For reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Loboc trip maker app.

Traveling by car from Siquijor to Loboc takes 4 hours. In December, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can drive to Moalboal.

Things to do in Loboc

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Bohol Island, Sta. Monica Church, Philippine Tarsier and Wildlife Sanctuary
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Tarsier Conservation Area ©
Tarsier Conservation Area
Mahogany Forest ©
Mahogany Forest
Philippine Tarsier and Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Philippine Tarsier and Wildlife Sanctuary

1
night
Moalboal, Cebu Island

The collection of beaches and the treasures located just off shore encourage many people visit Moalboal.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sun): identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas and then step off the mainland to explore Pescador Island.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Moalboal online travel route planner.

Getting from Loboc to Moalboal by car takes about 5 hours. In December in Moalboal, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can take a bus to Cebu City.

Things to do in Moalboal

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
Find places to stay Dec 26 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours
Pescador Island ©
Pescador Island

3
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Mon): steep yourself in history at Fort San Pedro, then explore the galleries of Basilica del Santo Nino, then contemplate the long history of Magellan's Cross, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with Ayala Mall. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: head outdoors with Ocean Gems Academy, pause for some photo ops at Lapu Lapu Statue, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Taoist Temple.

For maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Cebu City online route planner.

You can take a bus from Moalboal to Cebu City in 2.5 hours. Another option is to drive. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in December, and nighttime lows around 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cebu City

Shopping Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trip

Lapu Lapu
Find places to stay Dec 27 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Ayala Mall ©
Ayala Mall
Magellan's Cross ©
Magellan's Cross
Basilica del Santo Nino ©
Basilica del Santo Nino

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