Philippines Island Hopping
12 days from £1,199
Uncover an island landscape of white-sand beaches, sparkling seas, and soaring cliffs on this action-packed 12 day trip around the Philippines. Laze on island beaches, swim in vast lagoons, encounter enormous whale sharks, hike to hidden waterfalls, kayak along colourful coastlines, & more. You’ll travel with a lively group and an expert trip leader, plus all of your accommodation and transport is sorted, including 3 internal flights. An unmissable experience.
What you get
Day 1: Arrive into the Philippines
Fly into Manila airport, where you'll be met and transferred to your accommodation in the city. Meet the rest of your group at a welcome dinner and drinks this evening.
Day 2: Fly to Palawan
Wake up for breakfast with your group and then fly to the jungle-covered island of Palawan. Settle into this little slice of paradise.
Day 3: El Nido Beaches
Find a spot on the sand, grab a refreshing coconut and watch the sun glinting on the distant islands. Play some games with your group and cool off in the perfect aquamarine sea. Bliss.
Day 4: Island-Hop
Board a local boat and float out to sea. Discover secluded island beaches and watch colourful fish flashing beneath the waves. Snorkel, kayak and venture into the legendary Small and Big Lagoons.
Day 5: Beach Bliss
Spend another day on the paradise sands of El Nido. Laze on the beach, swim in the sea, hike into the jungle, or simply sit in a bar and watch the lengthening shadows on the sand.
Day 6: Transfer to Cebu
Fly to the nearby island of Cebu. On arrival, travel 4 hours to Moalboal. This lively coastal town is home to a colourful coral wall which attracts diverse marine wildlife.
Day 7: Cebu Waterfalls
Delve into the hills of Cebu and discover the island's hidden waterfalls. Swim beneath the Kawasan Falls, a plunging curtain of white water that feeds a placid turquoise lagoon.
Day 8: Wildlife Encounters
Swim alongside majestic whale sharks, this morning. then return to Moalboal and witness an extraordinary underwater sardine run - thousands of fish rushing by in a thick shimmering column.
Day 9: Beautiful Boracay
Board a flight to Boracay. Spend the evening relaxing after your journey and soaking up your exquisite island surroundings.
Day 10: Boracay Beaches
A full day to relax and explore. Stretch out on the warm sandy beaches, climb aboard a local sailing boat and glide along the coast, or explore the seas with some optional diving.
Day 11: Ariel's Point
A short boat ride away from Boracay is Ariel's Point, a rocky outcrop with 5 levels of cliff-jumping platforms. Enjoy a traditional local lunch before heading back to Boracay for a farewell celebration.
Day 12: Tour Ends
Your tour ends this morning on Boracay Island. Head back home or stick around for some more independent travel time.
Accommodation & Meals
- 11 nights of accommodation are included on this trip.
- Twin-, triple- or multi-share hotel and hostel rooms.
- 10 breakfasts and 2 lunches are included.
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You should arrive into Manila on day 1 of this trip. You will be met at the airport and transferred to your starting accommodation in the city. The tour ends on Boracay Island on day 12. Please allow enough time to travel from Borocay back to Manila at the end of your trip before your flight out of Manila. We recommend departing from Manila after 6pm.