18 days in Philippines Itinerary

18 days in Philippines Itinerary

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18 days in Philippines Itinerary

Start: Jerusalem
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  21 h 15 min
1
Boracay
— 3 nights
+3
Ferry + Foot + Fly + Bus:  3 h 30 min
2
Moalboal, Cebu Island
— 1 night
+3
Bus + Fly + Drive + Ferry:  3 h 30 min
3
El Nido, Palawan Island
— 6 nights
Ferry:  3 h 30 min
4
Coron, Busuanga Island
— 3 nights
Fly + Taxi:  4 h 15 min
5
Puerto Princesa, Palawan Island
— 2 nights
Fly:  20 h 30 min
End: Jerusalem

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.
Visit Balinghai Beach and Diniwid Beach for some beach relaxation. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Ilig Iligan Beach and Punta Bunga Beach. Next up on the itinerary: stroll through Buruanga Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Yapak Beach (Puka Shell Beach), browse the different shops at E Mall, and tee off at Fairways & Bluewater.

To see other places to visit, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Boracay trip planner

Jerusalem, Israel to Boracay is an approximately 21.5-hour combination of bus, train, flight, and ferry. Traveling from Jerusalem to Boracay, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Jerusalem in March, plan for somewhat warmer days and much warmer nights in Boracay: temperatures range from 33°C by day to 27°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) early enough to travel to Moalboal.

Things to do in Boracay

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Punta Bunga Beach, Buruanga Beach
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Balinghai Beach ©
Balinghai Beach
Ilig Iligan Beach ©
Ilig Iligan Beach
Punta Bunga Beach ©
Punta Bunga Beach

1
night
Moalboal, Cebu Island

Moalboal ©
The collection of beaches and the treasures located just off shore encourage many people visit Moalboal.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): see the interesting displays at Naomi's Bottle Museum and then scramble along the landscape with a canyoning and rapelling tour.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Moalboal trip builder site

Do a combination of ferry, flight, and taxi from Boracay to Moalboal in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, bus, and taxi. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in April, and nighttime lows around 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to El Nido.

Things to do in Moalboal

Wildlife Outdoors Tours
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Pescador Island ©
Pescador Island
Naomi's Bottle Museum ©
Naomi's Bottle Museum
Gaisano Grand Mall ©
Gaisano Grand Mall

6
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.
Explore hidden gems such as Nacpan Beach and Marimegmeg Beach. We've included these beaches for you: Duli Beach and Star Beach. The adventure continues: have unforgettable encounters with a shark diving experience, step off the mainland to explore Simizu Island, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, and stroll through Hidden Beach.

For other places to visit, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the El Nido online tour planner

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Moalboal to El Nido in 3.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) early enough to travel to Coron.

Things to do in El Nido

Parks Outdoors Nature
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Star Beach ©
Star Beach
Duli Beach ©
Duli Beach
Marimegmeg Beach ©
Marimegmeg Beach

3
nights
Coron, Busuanga Island

Coron ©
Coron tourism has developed around its dive spots, with coral reefs and 10 preserved Japanese underwater shipwrecks to explore.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Banol Beach and Bulog Island. Get outdoors at Banana Island and Coron Bay. There's much more to do: see the vivid underwater world at Skeleton Reef, kick back and relax at Ocamocam Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Atwayan Beach, and identify plant and animal life at Coral Garden.

To find ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Coron route planner

You can fly from El Nido to Coron in 3.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus and ferry. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Puerto Princesa.

Things to do in Coron

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trip

Ocamocam Beach
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Banol Beach ©
Banol Beach
Atwayan Beach ©
Atwayan Beach
Coron Bay ©
Coron Bay

2
nights
Puerto Princesa, Palawan Island

Puerto Princesa ©
A convenient place to stay when exploring the island, the city of Puerto Princesa sits on the coast in the center of the landmass.
On the 13th (Fri), contemplate the waterfront views at Babuyan River, then identify plant and animal life at Tubbataha Reef, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Sabang Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Immaculate Conception Cathedral, then identify plant and animal life at Palawan Butterfly Ecological Garden and Tribal Village, and then step off the mainland to explore Lu-Li Island.

To see traveler tips, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Puerto Princesa day trip tool

Traveling by flight from Coron to Puerto Princesa takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. In April, daily temperatures in Puerto Princesa can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Puerto Princesa

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Tubbataha Reef ©
Tubbataha Reef
Sabang Beach ©
Sabang Beach

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