28 days in Philippines Itinerary

28 days in Philippines Itinerary

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Fly
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Puerto Princesa, Palawan Island
— 4 nights
Drive
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El Nido, Palawan Island
— 2 nights
Drive
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Linapacan, Palawan Island
— 3 nights
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Drive to El Nido Airport, Fly to Francisco B. Reyes Airport, Drive to Coron
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Coron, Busuanga Island
— 2 nights
Fly to Boracay, Ferry to Boracay
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Boracay
— 4 nights
Ferry to Caticlan, Fly to Mactan–Cebu
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Cebu City, Cebu Island
— 3 nights
Drive
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Moalboal, Cebu Island
— 5 nights
Drive to Mactan Cebu International Airport, Fly to Lester B. Pearson International Airport

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Puerto Princesa, Palawan Island

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.
Take a break from the city and head to Puerto Princesa Subterranean River National Park and Sabang Beach. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Immaculate Conception Cathedral and Palawan Special Battalion WW2 Memorial Museum. There's much more to do: explore the gorgeous colors at Tubbataha Reef, enjoy the sand and surf at Pristine Beach, look for all kinds of wild species at Palawan Wildlife Rescue and Conservation Center, and contemplate the long history of Plaza Cuartel.

To find more things to do, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Puerto Princesa trip itinerary planner.

Toronto, Canada to Puerto Princesa is an approximately 22-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Philippine Standard Time (PST), which is usually a 13 hour difference. Traveling from Toronto in May, things will get much warmer in Puerto Princesa: highs are around 39°C and lows about 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to El Nido.

Things to do in Puerto Princesa

Parks · Wildlife · Historic Sites · Nature
Find places to stay May 2 — 6:
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2
nights
El Nido, Palawan Island

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.
Take a break from the city and head to Scuba & Snorkeling and Las Cabanas Beach. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Seven Commando Beach and Hidden Beach. There's lots more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Small Lagoon, tour the pleasant surroundings at Secret Lagoon Beach, and take in the dramatic natural features at Taraw Cliff.

To see ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the El Nido road trip site.

Getting from Puerto Princesa to El Nido by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and taxi; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Linapacan.

Things to do in El Nido

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Wildlife
Find places to stay May 6 — 9:
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Small Lagoon ©
Water Body
Small Lagoon
4.6

3
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Linapacan, Palawan Island

Linapacan is an island municipality in the province of Palawan, Philippines, with a fifth-class income classification. Linapacan is known for nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step off the mainland to explore Ariara Island.

Plan a trip to Linapacan easily and quickly by telling Inspirock to suggest an itinerary.

Explore your travel options from El Nido to Linapacan with the Route module. On the 13th (Wed), you're off to Coron.

Things to do in Linapacan

Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Find places to stay May 9 — 13:

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Coron, Busuanga Island

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 14th (Thu): contemplate the waterfront views at Kayangan Lake and then look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas. Here are some ideas for day two: kick back and relax at Banul Beach, then kick back and relax at Kalitang Beach, and then look for gifts at Makulit Shop.

To see other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read our Coron online day trip planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Linapacan to Coron. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Boracay.

Things to do in Coron

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife · Beaches
Find places to stay May 13 — 15:
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Kayangan Lake ©
Water Body
Kayangan Lake
4.6
Banul Beach ©
Beach
Banul Beach
4.6

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nights
Boracay

All of 7 km (4.3 mi) long, the island of Boracay remains an idyllic destination drawing beach-goers from around the world.
Visit Yapak Beach (Puka Shell Beach) and White Beach for some beach relaxation. Step out of the city life by going to Scuba & Snorkeling and Bulabog Beach. Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Diniwid Beach, stroll through Ilig Iligan Beach, examine the collection at Sea Shell Collection by Argonauta Boracay, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

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Traveling by combination of flight and ferry from Coron to Boracay takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car. In May, daytime highs in Boracay are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Cebu City.

Things to do in Boracay

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Spas
Find places to stay May 15 — 19:
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White Beach ©
Must see
White Beach
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Scuba / Snorkeling
Scuba & Snorkeling
4.8

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Cebu City, Cebu Island

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.
Step out of the city life by going to Scuba & Snorkeling and Vano Public Beach. Do some cultural sightseeing at Basilica del Santo Nino and Magellan Shrine. Go for a jaunt from Cebu City to Lapu Lapu to see Spas about 52 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Magellan's Cross, get to know the resident critters at Cebu Zoo, don't miss a visit to Fo Guang Shan Chu Un Temple, and examine the collection at Paulina Constancia Museum of Naive Art.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Cebu City online journey planner.

Getting from Boracay to Cebu City by combination of ferry and flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and bus; or do a combination of ferry and bus. May in Cebu City sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 30°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) to allow time to drive to Moalboal.

Things to do in Cebu City

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours

Side Trip

Find places to stay May 19 — 22:
Highlights from your trip
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Scuba / Snorkeling
Scuba & Snorkeling
4.7
Magellan's Cross ©
Historic Site
Magellan's Cross
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Moalboal, Cebu Island

The collection of beaches and the treasures located just off shore encourage many people visit Moalboal.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Simala Shrine and Our Lady of Immaculate Concepcion Church. Visiting Kawasan Falls and Scuba & Snorkeling will get you outdoors. Get out of town with these interesting Moalboal side-trips: Dolphin & Whale Watching (in Oslob), Simala Parish Church (in Sibonga) and Lambug Public Beach (in Badian). There's still lots to do: head off the coast to Pescador Island, enjoy some diversion at White Beach, Basdaku, Moalboal, Cebu, and kick back and relax at Basdaku Beach.

To see photos, maps, and tourist information, use the Moalboal trip planner.

You can drive from Cebu City to Moalboal in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Moalboal are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. On the 27th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Moalboal

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 22 — 27:
Highlights from your trip
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Scuba / Snorkeling
Scuba & Snorkeling
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Kawasan Falls ©
Waterfall
Kawasan Falls
4.1

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