Grand Tour of the Philippines

Underground River, Palawan
Underground River, Palawan
  • Tour Information
  • Guide Price

    From £4,625 per person sharing for departures in May.

  • What´s Included
    • Return international flights
    • 20 nights’ accommodation
    • Breakfast daily, 6 lunches & 4 dinners
    • Private transfers and tours
    • Private English speaking guides
  • Departure Information

    Daily departures year round (best time November to May).

    Flight options available:
    • UK regional departures
    • Cabin upgrades
    • Alternative carriers

Our ‘Grand tour of the Philippines' is a comprehensive exploration of the most important islands in the Philippine archipelago. Start on the island of Luzon in Manila, from where you will head north to visiting the famous rice terraces. From Luzon fly down to the picturesque Visayas where you will visit Negos, Bohol and Cebu islands taking in a heady mixture of landscape, history and luxuriant beaches. Afterwards fly to the Philippines' last frontier' - the island of Palawan and end up on the island of Boracay to relax and reflect on an amazing few weeks.

  • Day
  • Itinerary
  • 1
  • London Heathrow - Manila: via Bangkok, with Thai Airways
  • 2
  • Manila: arrive & check in.
  • 3
  • Manila: guided tour of Manila.
  • 4
  • Manila - Banaue: drive to Banaue. Transfer to your hotel and explore the town at your own pace.
  • 5
  • Banaue: full day tour around Banaue. Explore village life and visit the famous rice terraces.
  • 6
  • Banaue - Sagada: drive from Banaue to Sagada. Visit the burial caves, and local tribes, and check in to your hotel.
  • 7
  • Sagada - Baguio City: drive to Baguio city, then check in. Afternoon tour of Baguio City.
  • 8
  • Baguio City - Manila: drive back to Manila. Check into your hotel.
  • 9
  • Manila - Negros: fly to Negros then check in. Afternoon city tour of Dumaguete.
  • 10
  • Negros - Apo Island - Negros: guided visit to Apo island.
  • 11
  • Negros - Bohol: ferry to Bohol. Transfer to your hotel for a 3 night stay. Afternoon at leisure.
  • 12
  • Panglao Island - Bohol - Panglao Island: full day tour of Bohol including a visit to the Chocolate Hills.
  • 13
  • Panglao Island: time at leisure to explore the island or relax.
  • 14
  • Panglao Island - Bohol - Cebu: ferry to Cebu. Transfer to your hotel. Afternoon tour of the Cebu City.
  • 15
  • Cebu: day at leisure to relax or explore at your own pace.
  • 16
  • Cebu - Palawan: morning at leisure. Afternoon flight to Puerto Princesa on Palawan, then transfer to your hotel.
  • 17
  • Palawan: guided tour to the Underground River. Afterwards explore the nearby national park.
  • 18
  • Palawan: morning dolphin watching tour. Afternoon guided tour of Puerto Princesa.
  • 19
  • Palawan - Manila - Caticlan - Boracay: fly to Caticlan via Manila with Philippine Airlines. Transfer by boat to Boracay Island to check into your hotel.
  • 20&21
  • Boracay: days at leisure to relax or explore the island.
  • 22
  • Boracay - Caticlan - Manila - Bangkok - London: fly from Caticlan to Bangkok via Manila and connect with your onward flight home.
  • 23
  • London Heathrow: morning arrival.
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