6 days in Philippines Itinerary

6 days in Philippines Itinerary

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6 days in Philippines Itinerary

Start: Manila, Luzon
1
Manila, Luzon
— 1 day
Fly:  2​h 30​min
2
Coron, Busuanga Island
— 2 nights
ferry:  1​h 15​min
3
El Nido, Palawan Island
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h
End: Manila, Luzon

1
day
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.
On the 23rd (Sun), stroll through Rizal Park, then contemplate the long history of Fort Santiago, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Intramuros, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at San Agustin Church.

To see maps, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Manila attractions planning website .

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Manila. In December, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) to allow time to travel to Coron.

Things to do in Manila

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods
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Intramuros ©
Intramuros
Fort Santiago ©
Fort Santiago
San Agustin Church ©
San Agustin Church

2
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 24th (Mon), head off the coast to Siete Pecados and then enjoy the sand and surf at Banol Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: step off the mainland to explore Coron Bay and then see the vivid underwater world at Coral Garden.

To see traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Coron day trip planner.

Do a combination of bus and flight from Manila to Coron in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) to allow time to travel to El Nido.

Things to do in Coron

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Banol Beach ©
Banol Beach
Coral Garden ©
Coral Garden
Coron Bay ©
Coron Bay

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.
You'll get in some beach time at Marimegmeg Beach and Nacpan Beach. Attractions like Scuba & Snorkeling and Hidden Beach make great kid-friendly stops. There's still lots to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Small Lagoon and head off the coast to Snake Island (Vigan Island).

To see other places to visit and other tourist information, read El Nido driving holiday planning tool .

Getting from Coron to El Nido by combination of taxi and flight takes about 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in El Nido

Outdoors Parks Wildlife
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Marimegmeg Beach ©
Marimegmeg Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling
Small Lagoon ©
Small Lagoon

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