Funroute of Philippines

12 Days 10 Nights
Manila, El Nido, Puerto Princesa, and Cebu

Day 1:  Canada – Manila
International flight to Manila

Day 2: Manila (B)
Arrive at Manila and meet your local representative, transfer to your hotel. The rest of the day will be at leisure.
Hotel: Tryp Hotel Manila or similar for 2 nights

Day 3: Manila (B)
Manila city tour.  Drive through Roxas Boulevard to Rizal Park, named in honor of the country’s national hero, Dr. Jose Rizal.  Proceed to the Walled City of Intramuros visit the remnants of Spain’s conquistadores. Travel through the cobbled streets to San Agustin Church, the country’s oldest stone church. Across it is Casa Manila, a reproduction of a 19th century house equipped with oriental and European décor, as well as Philippine antique furniture. Then proceed to Fort Santiago, Manila’s main line of defense against invaders from the sea. Next visit Quiapo, the heart of Manila with its market, pilgrimage church of the Black Nazarene, jeepney terminals and bazaars.  Chinese cemetery, where the mausoleums are as big and as elaborate as houses and where the fusion of eastern and Christian religions are very much in evidence.  Last stop to see the bustling financial and commercial district of Makati City. Afternoon at leisure.

Day 4: Manila – El Nido (B)
Free at leisure until transfer to airport for flight to EL Nido. Upon arrival, transfer to your hotel by hotel shuttle.
Hotel: Huni Lio Hotel or similar for 2 nights

Day 5: El Nido (B/L)
Enjoy a full day Island Hopping Tour includes visit Big Lagoon, Secret Lagoon, Simezu Island, Entalula Island and 7 Commando Beach by boat or own exploration by swimming. Enjoy snorkeling at Simezu Island with lunch.

Day 6: El Nido – Palawan (B)
Free at leisure until transfer to Sheridan Beach Resort. Upon arrival, free at leisure.
Hotel: Sheridan Beach Resort for 3 nights

Day 7: Palawan – Puerto Princesa – Palawan (B)
Enjoy a half day Underground River Tour. Board a paddle boat going into the wondrous “Underground River”,witness a temple or ballroom like natural formations of glittering stalactites and stones rising from the water, Which is recently concluded 7 Wonderes of Nature.

Day 8: Palawan (B)
Enjoy a half day city tour in Palawan. Explore the raw and rugged beauty of Palawan. Visit the crocodile farm (except Sundays), the market, museum and cathedral. Drive past the Iwahig Penal colony where prisoners live as in a normal village as there are no walls.

Day 9: Palawan – Cebu (B)
Free at leisure until transfer to airport for flight to Cebu. Upon arrival in Cebu, meet and transfer to your hotel.
Hotel: Seda Ayala Center Cebu or similar

Day 10: Cebu – Bohol – Cebu (B/L)
Morning transfer to Cebu Port for ferry to the Island of Bohol.First stop to see the Philippine Tarsier Foundation in the town of Corella, which serves as a refuge for the smallest primate in the world, the tarsier. Then proceed to Baclayon, visit the historical Blood Compact site,  a centuries-old stone church that houses a museum containing a collection of religious art, ecclesiastical vestments, as well as librettos of church music inscribed in Latin on animal skins. Continue to Chocolate Hills, the country’s geological wonder. From a distance, these hills look like huge candy with different seasonal colors. Hike up to the viewpoint for a bird’s eye view of the surrounding area before moving on to Loboc River with cruise ride with lunch on board.  Return to the hotel by late afternoon.

Day 11: Cebu (B)
Cebu city tour visit Fort Pedro, the Cross of Magellan, which was the site of the first mass celebration in 1521, and Santo Nino Church which houses the image of the Holy Child Jesus venerated by the Cebuanos as their Patron Saint. Then drive along the Avenue of Flags and up to Beverly Hills, a scenic subdivision to enjoy views of the entire city, last stop at the local Taoist Temple before return to your hotel.

Day 12: Departure (B)
Enjoy free time before you transfer back to Cebu Airport to board your return flight to Canada.

B – Breakfast        L – Lunch

Tour Price per Person Double Occupancy – minimum 2 persons

Departure date
(Daily departure)
VANCOUVER DEPARTURE SINGLE SUPPLEMENT
2020: Feb – 31May / 15Aug – 30Nov $3,799 $1,999
 2020: 01Jun-21Jun / 02Jul – 14Aug $3,999
2020: 22Jun-01Jul $4,479

~~ ALL PRICES ARE IN CANADIAN DOLLARS AND ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE ~~

Add on fare from other Canadian cities

(Taxes included)

Victoria / Kelowna Edmonton  / Calgary Toronto / Montreal
$375 $420 $690
Weekend surcharges $40 per each direction

Your Tour Package Includes:
• International Air fare Canada and Philippines.
• Domestic Air fare within Philippine.
• Hotel Accommodation with daily breakfast.
• Sightseeing Tours with English local guide service, admissions and meals as per itinerary
• Taxes & fuel surcharge – estimate C$400 – 450 and subject to change.

Your Tour Package Does NOT Include:
• Travel insurance, Travel Visas and all personal expenses.
• Tipping and gratuities to local guides, drivers, and hotel staff.
• Any items not specified as included.

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