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The Philippines Best of Palawan

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This trip will bring to all the gorgeous places of Palawan! Start in Manila, then catch the flight to Coron to start this tropical journey. On this adventure, you will go island hoping, visit incredible beaches, experience the diverse marine life while snorkeling, see wild animals and discover an underground river in the amazing lime stone landscape. Of course, there will also be time fo...

This trip will bring to all the gorgeous places of Palawan! Start in Manila, then catch the flight to Coron to start this tropical journey. On this adventure, you will go island hoping, visit incredible beaches, experience the diverse marine life while snorkeling, see wild animals and discover an underground river in the amazing lime stone landscape. Of course, there will also be time for some local specialties: why not head to Puerto Princesa and try the delicious Chaolong Noodle Soup? 

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Tour itinerary includes
  • Island
    Island
  • Food and drink
    Food and drink
  • Relax
    Relax
  • Nature observation
    Nature observation
  • Snorkeling and diving
    Snorkeling and diving

Customizable tour itinerary

This tour idea is fully customizable

This itinerary has been crafted by our Local Agency with one idea in mind: to inspire you. Every element can be adapted to your needs and your interests, from duration to accommodation and activities.

Day 1: Welcome to The Philippines

Transfer from the airport to your hotel with our  representative. 

• Stop on the way at some of Manila's historical spots, Luneta and Intramuros!

Visited:
Manila

Day 2: From Manila to Coron

The first stop of the three main islands 

• Catch the flight to Coron from Clark International Airport.

Transfer from the airport to your hotel.

• Check-in, and spend the rest of the day exploring this paradise! 

Visited:
ManilaCoron

Day 3: Discover the Unique Beauty of Coron

•  Discover 7 of the best islands in Coron!

Explore their incredible beauty on a private, guided tour.

Visited:
Coron

Day 4: The Animal Kingdom of Coron

A  truly unique tour... 

• Pass the uninhabited isands of Gutob Bay to Calauit Island on a boat tour!

• See magnificent wild animals, like  giraffes and zebras.  

• Learn about the endangered species of Palawan.

•  Continue to Black Island and dip into the pools inside the cave at the foot the mountain.

Visited:
Coron

Day 5: From Coron to El Nido

• Today, hop on the ferry to beautiful El Nido! 

• Upon arrival, transfer and check in at your new hotel in this gorgeous area. 

Visited:
CoronEl Nido

Day 6: Incredible El Nido

On the top 10 list of best island in the world... 

• Join the incredible island hoping tour!

•  Stop at Small Lagoon, Big Lagoon, Secret Lagoon, Shimizu Island and the Seven Commandos Beach.

Tour Duration: 7h 

Visited:
El Nido

Day 7: Stunning Beaches and Snorkeling Spots

• Today's tour will bring exceptional islands, beaches and snorkeling. 

•There are many stops during this island hoping... 

• Helicopter Island, Matinloc Island and Secret Beach to name a few!

​Tour Duration: 7h 

Visited:
El Nido

Day 8: Leisure Day at Nacpan Beach

A full day in paradise, just for you!

• Have a relaxing day at Nacpan, named the most beautiful beach in El Nido!

• Witness the most incredible sunset: there is truly no other place like this.

Visited:
El Nido

Day 9: Road Trip to Puerto Princesa

Time to hit the road...

• Hop in the van for a road trip to Puerto Princesa!

• During this 6 h ride, you will stop at various sights and places. 

• Sit back, relax, and enjoy the ride!


Day 10: Underground River or Iwahig Firefly?

• On today's schedule: an underground river tour!

• See the spectacular limestone karts landscape and subterranean river. 

• This area is also a habitat for biodiversity conservation.

• The "mountain-to-sea" ecosystem has made it one of the most important forests in Asia!

• End the day by having dinner on the Iwahig Firefly Tour.


Day 11: Explore the Beautiful Puerto Princesa

Explore the city and the local gastronomy

• Roam and explore the city of Puerto Princesa. 

• Perhaps try the local “Chaolong” Noodle Soup?

• We also recommend the local restaurant Ka’Lui!

 Reservations at  Ka’Lui can be made through your hotel.


Day 12: Departure Day

This is not goodbye, but a "see you later". 

Transfer to the airport for your flight back to Manila, and catch your flight back home

• Proceed to the Airport Concierge or Passenger Assistance Desk for your connecting flight. 

• We wish you a safe trip home and hope you have enjoyed your stay! 


Manila Coron El Nido Puerto Princesa City

Price details

This tour idea is fully customizable

The price reflects this specific itinerary and is designed to give you an idea of the budget required for this destination. Throughout the trip-planning process, our local agency will tailor your itinerary around your budget.

Approx. $2,280 / 12 days
Excluding international flights
For 2 
Price per Person$2,220

Included in price:

  • 11 Nights Accommodation
  • Round Trip Local Flights and Transfers
  • Modern Air-Conditioned Coach with Free WiFi
  • Guided Private Tours
  • Airport Transfer
  • Breakfast Except Arrival Day
  • Lunch on Days: 3-7, 10
  • Dinner on Day: 10

Not included in price:

  • International Flights
  • Personal Expenses
  • Tips to Drivers and Guides
  • Meals Not Mentioned
  • Activities Not Mentioned

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