8 days in Philippines Itinerary

8 days in Philippines Itinerary

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Start: Melbourne
Fly:  13 h 45 min
1
Cebu City, Cebu Island
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
2
Boracay
— 2 nights
Fly:  2 h 30 min
3
Coron, Busuanga Island
— 1 night
Fly:  1 h 30 min
4
Puerto Princesa, Palawan Island
— 2 nights
Fly:  11 h 45 min
End: Melbourne

2
nights
Cebu City, Cebu Island

The country's second city, Cebu City boasts a number of interesting colonial buildings, thriving commercial areas, and historic temples.
On the 18th (Thu), get outside with Ocean Gems Academy 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: take in the spiritual surroundings of Taoist Temple, steep yourself in history at Fort San Pedro, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica del Santo Nino, thencontemplate the long history of Magellan's Cross, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Cebu Metropolitan Cathedral.

For reviews, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Cebu City trip itinerary planner.

Melbourne, Australia to Cebu City is an approximately 14-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Melbourne to Cebu City. Plan for much hotter temperatures traveling from Melbourne in June, with highs in Cebu City at 38°C and lows at 30°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to travel to Boracay.

Things to do in Cebu City

Outdoors Historic Sites Tours

Side Trip

Lapu Lapu
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Magellan's Cross ©
Magellan's Cross
Basilica del Santo Nino ©
Basilica del Santo Nino

2
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.
On the 20th (Sat), enjoy the sand and surf at White Beach and then get interesting insight from Tours. Here are some ideas for day two: don't miss a visit to Willy's Rock, enjoy the sand and surf at Yapak Beach (Puka Shell Beach), and then enjoy the sand and surf at Diniwid Beach.

To find more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Boracay online travel route builder.

You can fly from Cebu City to Boracay in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In June, daily temperatures in Boracay can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can travel to Coron.

Things to do in Boracay

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Yapak Beach (Puka Shell Beach) ©
Yapak Beach (Puka Shell Beach)
Scuba & Snorkeling
White Beach ©
White Beach

1
night
Coron, Busuanga Island

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 22nd (Mon): contemplate the waterfront views at Kayangan Lake, thenhead off the coast to Siete Pecados, and then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To find other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Coron tour itinerary maker app.

Traveling by flight from Boracay to Coron takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to travel to Puerto Princesa.

Things to do in Coron

Parks Nature Tours
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Kayangan Lake ©
Kayangan Lake
Siete Pecados ©
Siete Pecados

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.
On the 23rd (Tue), explore the activities along Honda Bay and then look for all kinds of wild species at Tubbataha Reef.

To find more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Puerto Princesa trip planner.

You can fly from Coron to Puerto Princesa in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and bus; or ride a ferry. In June, daytime highs in Puerto Princesa are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Puerto Princesa

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Tubbataha Reef ©
Tubbataha Reef
Honda Bay ©
Honda Bay

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