8 days in Philippines Itinerary

8 days in Philippines Itinerary

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8 days in Philippines Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly:  14​h 30​min
1
El Nido, Palawan Island
— 1 night
+2
Fly + foot + ferry:  2​h 45​min
2
Boracay
— 3 nights
+2
ferry + foot + Fly:  3​h 30​min
3
Cebu City, Cebu Island
— 2 nights
Fly:  13​h 45​min
End: Mumbai

1
night
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.
On the 4th (Sat), contemplate the waterfront views at Small Lagoon and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Nacpan Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Sun): discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

For more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our El Nido trip itinerary planning app .

Mumbai, India to El Nido is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Mumbai to El Nido. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can travel to Boracay.

Things to do in El Nido

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Nacpan Beach ©
Nacpan Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling
Small Lagoon ©
Small Lagoon

3
nights
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.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Yapak Beach (Puka Shell Beach) and Diniwid Beach. Get in touch with nature at Scuba & Snorkeling and Bulabog Beach. Next up on the itinerary: stroll through White Beach, buy something for everyone on your list at D'Mall, kick back and relax at Balinghai Beach, and browse the eclectic array of goods at D' Talipapa Market.

To find reviews and more tourist information, go to the Boracay itinerary planner.

Do a combination of flight and ferry from El Nido to Boracay in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car. In January, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to travel to Cebu City.

Things to do in Boracay

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

2
nights
Cebu City, Cebu Island

Cebu City ©
The country's second city, Cebu City boasts a number of interesting colonial buildings, thriving commercial areas, and historic temples.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Thu): take a stroll through Colon Street, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica del Santo Nino, and then shop like a local with Ayala Mall.

For reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Cebu City trip maker .

Traveling by combination of ferry and flight from Boracay to Cebu City takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, bus, and flight; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Traveling from Boracay in January, you will find days in Cebu City are somewhat warmer (34°C), and nights are about the same (28°C). On the 10th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Cebu City

Shopping Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Basilica del Santo Nino ©
Basilica del Santo Nino
Ayala Mall ©
Ayala Mall
Colon Street ©
Colon Street

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