29 days in Philippines & Philipsburg Itinerary

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Camiguin, Philippines
— 1 night
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Philipsburg, St. Maarten-St. Martin
— 5 nights
Fly
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Manila, Philippines
— 2 nights
Fly
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Cebu City, Philippines
— 2 nights
Fly to Boracay, Ferry to Boracay
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Boracay, Philippines
— 2 nights
Ferry to Caticlan, Fly to Coron
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Coron, Philippines
— 2 nights
Ferry
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El Nido, Philippines
— 3 nights

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Camiguin, Philippines — 1 night

Born of Fire

Get in touch with nature on a vacation in Camiguin, a peaceful Philippine island known for the many volcanoes that dot its verdant landscape.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Thu): head off the coast to Camiguin Island and then take in the natural beauty of Ardent Hot Springs. Keep things going the next day: explore the activities along Macao Cold Springs, stroll the grounds of Sunken Cemetery, and then enjoy the sand and surf at White Island.

To see maps, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Camiguin online visit planner.

If you are flying in from Bangladesh, the closest major aiports are Laguindingan Airport and Mactan Cebu International Airport. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can travel to Philipsburg.
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Philipsburg, St. Maarten-St. Martin — 5 nights

Take a trip to Philipsburg, the capital of Sint Maarten, and enjoy dynamic nightlife and great shopping.
Philipsburg is known for shopping, wildlife, and sightseeing. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: enjoy the sand and surf at Maho Beach, head off the coast to Pinel Island, look for gifts at Joe's Jewelry, and take a memorable tour with Tours.

For traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Philipsburg online trip maker.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Camiguin to Philipsburg. The time zone difference moving from Philippine Standard Time (PST) to Atlantic Standard Time (AST) is minus 12 hours. In October, daytime highs in Philipsburg are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 31°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to catch the flight to Manila.
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Manila, Philippines — 2 nights

Pearl of the Orient

The capital of the Philippines and the "Pearl of the Orient," Manila truly resembles a gem: rough on the outside, but glittering within.
Explore Manila's surroundings by going to Makati (Greenbelt Chapel, Ayala Triangle Gardens, &more). There's still lots to do: contemplate the long history of Fort Santiago, appreciate the history behind Rizal Monument, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Manila Cathedral, and stop by Intramuros.

For reviews, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Manila trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Philipsburg to Manila takes 28.5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 12 hours traveling from Philipsburg to Manila. In November, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) to allow time to fly to Cebu City.
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Cebu City, Philippines — 2 nights

Queen City of the South

The country's second city, Cebu City boasts a number of interesting colonial buildings, thriving commercial areas, and historic temples.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of Taoist Temple, examine the collection at Casa Gorordo Museum, then contemplate the long history of Fort San Pedro, then see the interesting displays at Basilica del Santo Nino, and finally steep yourself in history at Magellan's Cross. On the next day, take a memorable tour with Tours and then pause for some photo ops at Lapu Lapu Statue.

To find maps, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read Cebu City planner.

Traveling by flight from Manila to Cebu City takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or take a bus. In November in Cebu City, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 29°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can travel to Boracay.
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Boracay, Philippines — 2 nights

All of 7 km (4.3 mi) long, the island of Boracay remains an idyllic destination drawing beach-goers from around the world.
On the 10th (Thu), discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, enjoy the sand and surf at Bulabog Beach, then examine the collection at Sea Shell Collection by Argonauta Boracay, and finally stroll through White Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, kick back and relax at Yapak Beach (Puka Shell Beach), and then make a trip to Willy's Rock.

For ratings, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, use the Boracay day trip app.

Do a combination of flight and ferry from Cebu City to Boracay in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus. Traveling from Cebu City in November, you will find days in Boracay are slightly colder (33°C), and nights are about the same (28°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Coron.
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Coron, Philippines — 2 nights

Coron tourism has developed around its dive spots, with coral reefs and 10 preserved Japanese underwater shipwrecks to explore.
On the 12th (Sat), take in the natural beauty of Maquinit Hot Spring and then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Sun): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mt Tapyas, then explore the activities along Kayangan Lake, and then explore the activities along Barracuda Lake.

To find traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Coron trip planning website.

You can do a combination of ferry and flight from Boracay to Coron in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) to allow time to ride a ferry to El Nido.
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El Nido, Philippines — 3 nights

Heaven on Earth

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 trip includes some of its best attractions: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, stroll through Seven Commando Beach, and take in the dramatic natural features at Taraw Cliff.

To find maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our El Nido trip itinerary builder.

You can ride a ferry from Coron to El Nido in 4.5 hours.
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Philippines travel guide

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Pearl of the Orient Seas
Encompassing over 7,600 islands, the Philippines offer plenty of vacation ideas for active travelers. Though the island chain's location leaves it vulnerable to typhoons and earthquakes, it also endows it with plenty of natural resources and biodiversity. For most visitors, a Philippines holiday includes outdoor adventures like kitesurfing, mountain trekking, spelunking, and volcano hiking. Those with a taste for something more relaxing can build a Philippines itinerary around beaches, local fiestas, and the island cuisine, which blends influences from around the world and serves up dishes at once sour, salty, and sweet.
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