Philippines Island Getaway

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Philippines Island Getaway

from £1,230
Duration: 8 days
Countries: Philippines
Travel from Puerto Princesa to El Nido via spectacular Sabang. Cruise the Puerto Princesa Subterranean River, island hop from El Nido and hike Batak Trek.

Philippines Island Getaway

Travel from Puerto Princesa to El Nido

Be mesmerised by the magic of the Philippines on this eight-day tour from Puerto Princesa. Explore one of the greenest cities in the country, lunch with locals near Sabang, stroll white-sand beaches and island hop around El Nido. This is a beach getaway abounding with natural beauty, stunning landscapes and beautiful, vibrant culture.

Philippines Island Getaway Summary

Day 1 Puerto Princesa

Considered one of the cleanest and greenest cities in the Philippines, Puerto Princesa showcases palm-lined beaches and gorgeous coastal scenery.

Days 2-3 Sabang

Enjoy a cruise on the Puerto Princesa Subterranean River on the journey out to stunning Sabang. Later, embark on the Batak Trek, sitting down for lunch along the way with a local tribe.

Days 4-6 El Nido

Journey north to El Nido and revel in a couple of days of beachside bliss. Go island hopping, stretch out on soft white sand or don a snorkel and discover a divine underwater world. Relax, unwind and soak up the tranquillity of this picture-perfect northern stretch.

Days 7-8 Puerto Princesa

Return to Puerto Princesa. See a mesmerising firefly show in the pale light of dusk and enjoy one last dinner with the group before this Island Getaway comes to an end.

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El Nido - Island Hopping boat trip with snorkelling
Puerto Princesa - Iwahig River Firefly Boat trip
Sabang - Batak Tribe trek
Sabang - Puerto Princesa Subterranean River boat trip

Group Size

Min 1 , Max 12


7 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 1 dinner


Hotel (5 nts), Resort (2 nts)


Boat, Minibus, Public bus

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