7 days in Philippines Itinerary

7 days in Philippines Itinerary

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7 days in Philippines Itinerary

Start: Abu Dhabi
Fly:  14​h 15​min
1
Coron, Busuanga Island
— 1 night
+2
Fly + foot + ferry:  2​h 30​min
2
Boracay
— 1 night
+2
ferry + foot + Fly:  2​h 45​min
3
El Nido, Palawan Island
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h
4
Manila, Luzon
— 1 night
Fly:  11​h 15​min
End: Abu Dhabi

1
night
Coron, Busuanga Island

Coron ©
Coron tourism has developed around its dive spots, with coral reefs and 10 preserved Japanese underwater shipwrecks to explore.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sat): kick back and relax at Banol Beach and then kick back and relax at Atwayan Beach. On the next day, make a trip to Lusong Gunboat Wreck, then explore the activities along Kayangan Lake, then explore the gorgeous colors at Coral Garden, and finally head off the coast to Coron Bay.

To find maps, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Coron travel route tool .

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates to Coron is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 4 hours traveling from Abu Dhabi to Coron. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can travel to Boracay.

Things to do in Coron

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Banol Beach ©
Banol Beach
Coron Bay ©
Coron Bay
Atwayan Beach ©
Atwayan Beach

1
night
Boracay

Boracay ©
All of 7 km (4.3 mi) long, the island of Boracay remains an idyllic destination drawing beach-goers from around the world.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Mon): kick back and relax at White Beach, stroll through Yapak Beach (Puka Shell Beach), then stroll through Bulabog Beach, then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and finally see the interesting displays at Sea Shell Collection by Argonauta Boracay.

To see reviews, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Boracay trip itinerary builder site .

Traveling by combination of flight and ferry from Coron to Boracay takes 2.5 hours. In December in Boracay, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can travel to El Nido.

Things to do in Boracay

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Yapak Beach (Puka Shell Beach) ©
Yapak Beach (Puka Shell Beach)
White Beach ©
White Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Tue): get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll through Marimegmeg Beach, kick back and relax at Hidden Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Duli Beach.

For reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our El Nido journey planner.

You can do a combination of ferry and flight from Boracay to El Nido in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Manila.

Things to do in El Nido

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Marimegmeg Beach ©
Marimegmeg Beach
Duli Beach ©
Duli Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling

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night
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 19th (Thu), walk around Fort Santiago, then stroll around Rizal Park, then get to know the fascinating history of Intramuros, and finally explore the world behind art at San Agustin Church.

For maps, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read Manila trip planner .

You can fly from El Nido to Manila in 3 hours. Another option is to ride a ferry. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in December, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Manila

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods
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Intramuros ©
Intramuros
Fort Santiago ©
Fort Santiago
Rizal Park ©
Rizal Park

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