27 days in Philippines Itinerary

27 days in Philippines Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Manila, Luzon
— 1 night
2
Baguio, Luzon
— 5 nights
3
Manila, Luzon
— 1 night
4
Coron, Busuanga Island
— 3 nights
5
El Nido, Palawan Island
— 3 nights
6
Puerto Princesa, Palawan Island
— 1 night
7
Moalboal, Cebu Island
— 5 nights
8
Siargao Island
— 3 nights
9
Boracay
— 4 nights
10
Manila, Luzon
— 1 day

1
night
Manila, Luzon

Manila ©
The capital of the Philippines and the "Pearl of the Orient," Manila truly resembles a gem: rough on the outside, but glittering within.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Wed): contemplate the long history of Fort Santiago.

To see photos and more tourist information, read our Manila trip planner.

If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major aiports are Ninoy Aquino International Airport and Diosdado Macapagal International Airport. April in Manila sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. On the 2nd (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Baguio.

Things to do in Manila

Historic Sites Parks Shopping
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Fort Santiago ©
Fort Santiago
Malate Church ©
Malate Church
The Manila Collectible Co. ©
The Manila Collectible Co.

5
nights
Baguio, Luzon

Baguio ©
With its mountain location, Baguio has long been seen as a pleasant retreat from the lowland areas.
Go for a jaunt from Baguio to La Trinidad to see Mount Jumbo about 34 minutes away. There's lots more to do: examine the collection at Ben Cab Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Our Lady of Lordes Parish, make a trip to Philippine Military Academy, and contemplate the long history of Tam-Awan Village.

To see reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Baguio tour itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by car from Manila to Baguio takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Manila in April; daily highs in Baguio reach °C and lows reach °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Manila.

Things to do in Baguio

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Ben Cab Museum, Mount Jumbo
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Burnham Park ©
Burnham Park
Ben Cab Museum ©
Ben Cab Museum
Mt. Pulag National Park ©
Mt. Pulag National Park

1
night
Manila, Luzon

Manila ©
Start off your visit on the 7th (Tue): observe the fascinating underwater world at Manila Ocean Park and then take in the spiritual surroundings of San Agustin Church. Keep things going the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Manila Cathedral, browse the different shops at Robinsons Place Mall, and then explore the activities along Manila Bay.

To find where to stay, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read Manila trip planner.

Traveling by car from Baguio to Manila takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April, Manila is somewhat warmer than Baguio - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Coron.

Things to do in Manila

Parks Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums
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Manila Ocean Park ©
Manila Ocean Park
Manila Bay ©
Manila Bay
San Agustin Church ©
San Agustin Church

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.
On the 9th (Thu), contemplate the waterfront views at Kayangan Lake and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Fri): look for gifts at Makulit Shop, thenexplore the activities along Barracuda Lake, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Twin Lagoon.

To see ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Coron travel route planner.

Fly from Manila to Coron in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) to allow time to ride a ferry to El Nido.

Things to do in Coron

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Kayangan Lake ©
Kayangan Lake
Scuba & Snorkeling
Barracuda Lake ©
Barracuda Lake

3
nights
El Nido, Palawan Island

El Nido ©
The coastal region of El Nido includes a mainland area of jungle, beaches, and cliffs, as well as 45 limestone islands and islets.
El Nido is known for beaches, nature, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: kick back and relax at Nacpan Beach, contemplate the waterfront views at Big Lagoon, stroll through Las Cabanas Beach, and take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, use the El Nido trip builder website.

Getting from Coron to El Nido by ferry takes about 4.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Puerto Princesa.

Things to do in El Nido

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

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Tue): stop by Baker's Hill and then explore the gorgeous colors at Tubbataha Reef.

Planning Puerto Princesa trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.

You can drive from El Nido to Puerto Princesa in 5.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in April, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Moalboal.

Things to do in Puerto Princesa

Parks Wildlife Shopping
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Tubbataha Reef ©
Tubbataha Reef
Baker's Hill ©
Baker's Hill

5
nights
Moalboal, Cebu Island

Moalboal ©
The collection of beaches and the treasures located just off shore encourage many people visit Moalboal.
Explore Moalboal's surroundings by going to Oslob (Dolphin & Whale Watching & Our Lady of Immaculate Concepcion Church), Aguinid Falls (in Samboan) and Kawasan Falls (in Badian). Next up on the itinerary: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, head off the coast to Pescador Island, tour the pleasant surroundings at White Beach, Basdaku, Moalboal, Cebu, and kick back and relax at Basdaku Beach.

To see traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Moalboal road trip planner.

You can fly from Puerto Princesa to Moalboal in 7 hours. Another option is to do a combination of ferry and bus. In April, daily temperatures in Moalboal can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Mon) to allow time for travel to Siargao Island.

Things to do in Moalboal

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Oslob, Simala Shrine, Osmena Peak, Aguinid Falls, Kawasan Falls
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Kawasan Falls ©
Kawasan Falls
Scuba & Snorkeling
Aguinid Falls ©
Aguinid Falls

3
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.
Siargao Island is known for nature, adventure, and beaches. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: kick back and relax at Magpupungko Beach, take some stellar pictures from Cloud 9 Surfing Tower, head off the coast to Dako Island, and explore the fascinating underground world of Hagukan Cave.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Siargao Island trip planner.

You can fly from Moalboal to Siargao Island in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In April, daily temperatures in Siargao Island can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) to allow time to travel to Boracay.

Things to do in Siargao Island

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Dako Island ©
Dako Island
Magpupungko Beach ©
Magpupungko Beach
Guyam Island ©
Guyam Island

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: kick back and relax at Yapak Beach (Puka Shell Beach), step off the mainland to explore Crystal Cove Island, stroll through White Beach, and examine the collection at Sea Shell Collection by Argonauta Boracay.

To see traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Boracay trip site.

Getting from Siargao Island to Boracay by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and bus. In April in Boracay, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can travel to Manila.

Things to do in Boracay

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

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day
Manila, Luzon

Manila ©
On the 27th (Mon), wander the streets of Intramuros, thenwalk around Rizal Park, and then stop by SM Mall of Asia.

For ratings, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Manila trip planner.

You can fly from Boracay to Manila in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus; or do a combination of ferry, taxi, and bus. Traveling from Boracay in April, you will find days in Manila are a bit warmer (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Manila

Shopping Neighborhoods Parks

Side Trip

SM Mall of Asia
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SM Mall of Asia ©
SM Mall of Asia
Intramuros ©
Intramuros
Rizal Park ©
Rizal Park

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