10 Days Journey through the Philippines Enchanting Islands

Code: PHI


Embark on a 10-day journey through the stunning Philippines, where breathtaking landscapes, rich cultural heritage, and pristine beaches await. Begin your adventure in the vibrant capital city of Manila, exploring its historical sites and dynamic atmosphere. From there, escape to the idyllic Pangulasian Island in Palawan, immersing yourself in luxury and serenity. Relax on white sandy beaches, snorkel in crystal-clear waters, and indulge in delectable cuisine. Continue to Cebu, known as the Queen City of the South, where you'll uncover its fascinating history and explore its vibrant cityscape. Finally, experience the natural wonders of Bohol, encountering adorable tarsiers, ancient churches, and the mesmerizing Chocolate Hills. With a perfect balance of relaxation and exploration, this 10-day itinerary will leave you with cherished memories of the Philippines' beauty and charm.

Tour Highlights

  • Manila City Tour: Explore the vibrant capital city of Manila, visiting iconic landmarks like Rizal Park, Intramuros, and San Agustin Church
  • Tranquil Pangulasian Island: Unwind in luxury at Pangulasian Island in Palawan, surrounded by pristine beaches, crystal-clear waters, and lush landscapes
  • Bohol Island Adventure: Discover the wonders of Bohol, from observing adorable tarsiers at the Philippine Tarsier Foundation to exploring the geological marvels of the Chocolate Hills
  • Cultural Immersion: Immerse yourself in the rich cultural heritage of the Philippines, visiting historical sites like Baclayon Church, the Blood Compact site in Bohol, and Casa Gorordo in Cebu
  • Beachside Relaxation: Enjoy leisurely days at the beautiful beaches of Palawan and Cebu, basking in the sun, swimming in turquoise waters, and savoring delicious meals by the sea
  • Natural Beauty: Marvel at the picturesque landscapes of Palawan, with its limestone cliffs, pristine islands, and vibrant coral reefs
  • Luxury Accommodation: Stay in luxurious resorts such as The Fairmont in Manila, El Nido Resort Pangulasian Island in Palawan, and Shangri-La’s Mactan Resort & Spa in Cebu, ensuring a comfortable and indulgent experience
  • Diverse Experiences: From city exploration and historical sites to island hopping, wildlife encounters, and serene beachside relaxation, this itinerary offers a diverse range of experiences that showcase the best of the Philippines

What’s Included

  • 02 nights in a Fairmont room at Fairmont Makati
  • 03 nights in a Beach Villa at El Nido Resorts Pangulasian Island Palawan
  • 04 nights in a Deluxe Sea View room at Shangri-La’s Mactan Resort & Spa
  • 14 Meals: 9 Breakfast, 2 lunches, 3 dinners
  • Transfers and sightseeing tours as specified in the itinerary
  • Hotel taxes and service charges

What’s Excluded

  • International and domestic flights
  • Gratuities, porterage, travel insurance, and visa fees
  • Meal, beverages and items not specified in the itinerary
  • Visa fees, meals, and optional activities not mentioned in the itinerary



Welcome to Manila, the vibrant capital of the Philippines! Upon your arrival, our representative will warmly greet you and assist with your transfer to your hotel. Take this time to freshen up and unwind after your journey, settling into your accommodation.


Manila offers a blend of rich history, diverse culture, and modern urban charm. As you begin your adventure, get ready to immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere and explore the city's captivating attractions in the days to come.


Accommodation: The Fairmont Makati (Fairmont room)


Discover the vibrant cityscape of Manila aboard an air-conditioned jeepney. Traverse Makati's financial district, pass by iconic landmarks like the Cultural Center of the Philippines and Roxas Boulevard and explore the historic Walled City of Intramuros. Visit Fort Santiago, San Agustin Church, and Casa Manila for a glimpse into the city's rich heritage. Marvel at the extravagant mausoleums in the Chinese Cemetery and savor a mouth-watering lechon feast in La Loma. Drive by Quiapo's Shrine of the Black Nazarene before returning to your hotel for a free afternoon to relax or explore at your own pace.


Meals: Breakfast


Accommodation: The Peninsula Manila (Grand Deluxe Room)


Get ready for a blissful escape as you leave Manila behind and journey to Palawan Island. Transfer to the airport and board your flight to this tropical paradise. Upon arrival, you'll be greeted by a warm welcome from the resort's airport representative. From the airport, hop on a quick and convenient 10 to 15-minute car ride to reach the El Nido Resorts Jetty Lounge. From there, embark on a picturesque 30 to 45-minute boat ride to the enchanting Pangulasian Island, with the duration dependent on tide and weather conditions.


Pangulasian Island will mesmerize you with its pristine beauty, boasting white sandy beaches and turquoise waters. Upon arrival, settle into your Beach Villa at the luxurious El Nido Resort Pangulasian Island, where tranquility and natural splendor await you.


Enjoy the rest of the day at your leisure, taking in the stunning surroundings, unwinding on the beach, or exploring the resort's facilities. Indulge in a delicious dinner, savoring the flavors of the island.


Meals: Breakfast, Dinner


Accommodation: El Nido Resort Pangulasian Island (Beach Villa)


Indulge in a day of pure relaxation and serenity on the captivating Palawan Island. With no fixed itinerary, this day is yours to unwind and embrace the natural beauty surrounding you. Wake up to a delightful breakfast at your Beach Villa in El Nido Resort Pangulasian Island. Take in the breathtaking views and let the soothing sound of the waves set the tone for a tranquil day ahead. Lounge on the powdery white sands, bask under the warm sun, and take refreshing dips in the crystal-clear waters of Pangulasian Island. Discover the vibrant marine life as you snorkel or take a leisurely kayak ride along the coast. If you desire a change of pace, pamper yourself with a rejuvenating spa treatment or take a leisurely stroll along the pristine beach. Throughout the day, savor a delectable lunch and dinner, sating your taste buds with exquisite flavors prepared by the resort's culinary experts. As the day draws to a close, immerse yourself in the tranquil ambiance, relishing the peacefulness of Palawan Island.


Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner


Accommodation: El Nido Resort Pangulasian Island (Beach Villa)


The day is yours to discover the resort's amenities and enjoy the pristine beauty of Pangulasian Island. Lounge by the infinity pool, or soak up the sun on the private beach. For those seeking adventure, engage in water sports activities such as kayaking, paddleboarding, or snorkeling to explore the vibrant marine life. Capture stunning photographs as you create memories amidst the island's natural wonders.


Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner


Accommodation: El Nido Resort Pangulasian Island (Beach Villa)


Bid farewell to the picturesque Pangulasian Island as you prepare to explore the vibrant city of Cebu. Transfer to the airport and board your flight to Cebu, a destination renowned for its warm climate, accessibility, and rich history. Upon arrival, you'll be greeted by a private transfer that will take you to your beach resort. Cebu City holds the title of being the oldest city in the Philippines, established in 1565. Its all-year-round warm climate and historical significance make it one of the country's top tourist destinations. Arrive at your accommodation, the luxurious Shangri-La's Mactan Resort & Spa, where a Deluxe Seaview room awaits you. Take in the breathtaking vistas and relish the resort's tranquil ambiance.


Enjoy a relaxing evening, unwinding and soaking up the beautiful surroundings.


Meals: Breakfast


Accommodation: Shangri-La's Mactan Resort & Spa (Deluxe Seaview room)


Embark on a fascinating journey through the historical sites and cultural gems of Cebu City. Today, you'll enjoy a comprehensive city tour that showcases the city's majestic landmarks and significant sites. The tour begins with a visit to the awe-inspiring Taoist Temple, situated just 3.7 miles from the city center. Marvel at the grandeur and intricate architecture of this temple, which serves as a place of worship for the Taoist religious community. The temple's size and ornate design are a testament to the significant influence of the ethnically Chinese population in Cebu. As you proceed on the tour, pass by Cebu's Provincial Capital and Carbon Market, experiencing the vibrant atmosphere and local culture. Your next stop is the Basilica de San Agustin, home to the revered statue of the Infant Jesus. Take a moment to appreciate the grandeur and historical significance of this beautiful church. A short walk away, discover Magellan's Cross, a historic landmark marking the site where Christianity was first introduced to Cebu. Learn about the important role this cross played in the region's religious history. Next, visit Fort San Pedro, the country's first military stronghold. Explore the well-preserved fort and delve into its rich history as you wander through its storied walls. The tour concludes with a visit to Casa Gorordo, the last stop on this captivating journey. Located in the Parian district, which was once home to Cebu's affluent residents, this restored house provides a glimpse into the lifestyle and architecture of the period. After an enriching day of exploration, return to the comfort of your Deluxe Seaview room at Shangri-La's Mactan Resort & Spa. Reflect on the cultural heritage you've encountered and enjoy a relaxing evening.


Meals: Breakfast


Accommodation: Shangri-La's Mactan Resort & Spa (Deluxe Seaview room)


Embark on an exciting day trip to Bohol Island, known for its natural wonders and rich cultural heritage. Travel in comfort with business class ferry tickets, ensuring a pleasant journey. Start your day early as you board the ferry to Bohol, eager to explore the wonders that await. Your first stop is the Philippine Tarsier Foundation in Corella, a sanctuary for the world's smallest primate, the tarsier. Observe these fascinating creatures in their natural habitat, marveling at their agility as they leap from tree to tree and showcase their unique features, including their ability to rotate their heads almost 360 degrees. Continuing your journey, stop at the historical Blood Compact site in Baclayon. This symbolic location commemorates the friendship between Spain's Miguel Lopez de Legazpi and Datu Sikatuna, a native chieftain, who sealed their alliance with a ceremonial drink. Next, visit the centuries-old stone church in Baclayon, renowned for its architectural beauty and historical significance. Explore the attached museum, which houses a remarkable collection of religious art, ecclesiastical vestments, and ancient librettos of church music inscribed in Latin on animal skins. Continue your tour, passing through the enchanting Bilar man-made forest. Traverse the highway flanked by towering mahogany trees, creating a lush and captivating atmosphere. Reach the famous Chocolate Hills, the geological wonders of the region. These cone-shaped hills resemble chocolate drops in summer when the grass turns a deep brown color. Hike up to the viewpoint to enjoy a panoramic bird's eye view of the surrounding area, capturing unforgettable memories. As the day draws to a close, return to Tagbilaran Pier for your ferry transfer back to Cebu. Reflect on the awe-inspiring sights and experiences you've encountered during your Bohol Island adventure.


Meals: Breakfast


Accommodation: Shangri-La's Mactan Resort & Spa (Deluxe Seaview room)

Day 9 I CEBU

Today is free to explore the island at your leisure. Spend the day lounging by the pool or on the beautiful private beach. Pamper yourself with rejuvenating spa treatments or unwind in the tranquil surroundings, taking in the breathtaking views of the sea.


Meals: Breakfast


Accommodation: Shangri-La's Mactan Resort & Spa (Deluxe Seaview room)


As your unforgettable journey ends, it's time to bid farewell to the captivating city of Cebu. After breakfast, prepare for your departure. Our representative will assist you with a smooth transfer to the airport, ensuring a hassle-free journey as you embark on your onward flight.


Meals: Breakfast

Dates & Prices

Departure Dates Tour Cost More Info  
23 Nov 23 - 02 Dec 23 USD $3599 10 Days Journey through the Philippines Enchanting Islands BOOK NOW
30 Nov 23 - 09 Dec 23 USD $3599 10 Days Journey through the Philippines Enchanting Islands BOOK NOW
07 Dec 23 - 16 Dec 23 USD $3599 10 Days Journey through the Philippines Enchanting Islands BOOK NOW
14 Dec 23 - 23 Dec 23 USD $3699 10 Days Journey through the Philippines Enchanting Islands BOOK NOW
21 Dec 23 - 30 Dec 23 USD $4399 10 Days Journey through the Philippines Enchanting Islands BOOK NOW
11 Jan 24 - 20 Jan 24 USD $3799 10 Days Journey through the Philippines Enchanting Islands BOOK NOW
18 Jan 24 - 27 Jan 24 USD $3799 10 Days Journey through the Philippines Enchanting Islands BOOK NOW
25 Jan 24 - 03 Feb 24 USD $3799 10 Days Journey through the Philippines Enchanting Islands BOOK NOW
01 Feb 24 - 10 Feb 24 USD $3899 10 Days Journey through the Philippines Enchanting Islands BOOK NOW
08 Feb 24 - 17 Feb 24 USD $3599 10 Days Journey through the Philippines Enchanting Islands BOOK NOW
15 Feb 24 - 24 Feb 24 USD $3599 10 Days Journey through the Philippines Enchanting Islands BOOK NOW
22 Feb 24 - 02 Mar 24 USD $3599 10 Days Journey through the Philippines Enchanting Islands BOOK NOW
29 Feb 24 - 09 Mar 24 USD $3599 10 Days Journey through the Philippines Enchanting Islands BOOK NOW
07 Mar 24 - 16 Mar 24 USD $3599 10 Days Journey through the Philippines Enchanting Islands BOOK NOW
14 Mar 24 - 23 Mar 24 USD $3599 10 Days Journey through the Philippines Enchanting Islands BOOK NOW
21 Mar 24 - 30 Mar 24 USD $3699 10 Days Journey through the Philippines Enchanting Islands BOOK NOW
28 Mar 24 - 06 Apr 24 USD $3999 10 Days Journey through the Philippines Enchanting Islands BOOK NOW

Important Notes

Book with Confidence: Your deposit is fully refundable within three days of making the reservation when you book and pay for the deposit through our website. All prices are subject to availability. Please click on the “Terms & Conditions” link for important information.


Can I add airfare to the land package?
Yes, you can add airfare to a package. Let us know at the time of your reservation. Please note pricing and availability is always subject to change Prior to ticket issuance.
Can I change my reservation if I've made a mistake?
There is a $75 change fee (per person, per change) for any changes made to a reservation after it has been confirmed.  Any passenger name change made to a booking reservation after it has been confirmed will result in a $100 per person per name change fee and is subject to availability, additional airline change, and/or cancellation fees. Additional fees may apply.  For more details, please contact us.
Can I extend or modify my trip?
We will do our best to accommodate your request. Any modification must be arranged before the deposit is made and subject to availability.
Can I opt-out of certain activities on the trip?
While any unused portion of the trip is non-refundable, you can opt-out of certain included activities if you do not wish to participate in them. Please be sure to notify us prior to your departure date and notify your tour guide upon arrival. You will be responsible for any expenses incurred should you deviate from the tour during the scheduled tour itinerary. If you choose to deviate from the tour group on a day we are transiting from one city to another. You will also be responsible for your own transportation and expenses incurred. 
Can I request adjoining rooms?
We can request adjoining rooms, however, requests cannot be guaranteed as it is based on hotel availability.
Can I select my seats on my flight during the booking process?
Seat assignments on your flight can be done directly via the airline. You can either select your seats at the airline check-in counter on the day of your flight, or after we issue your tickets, you may call the airline directly and pay the fee for pre-assign seats.
Can we book a triple room?
Triple rooms are available upon request for select tours. Please note hotels will provide a rollaway bed for the third traveler in a double room. 
Do you offer and/or suggest travel insurance?
We recommend you purchase a travel protection plan to help protect you and your travel investment against the unexpected.  
Do you work with Travel Agents?
To be one of our partner agents, please email agency@globotours.net We welcome the opportunity to serve you.
How do I make a reservation?
Click the “Book Now” button on our website, or you may send us an email to info@globotours.net
How much time will I get to myself?
Each program is different. Whenever possible, we offer to modify the program to fit your requirements.
I am a solo traveler, can you match me with other solo travelers on my tour?
For privacy reasons, we do not pair solo travelers with one another.  A single supplement fee will apply for solo travelers.
I have special dietary requirements, can you accommodate them?
Meals provided during your tour are based on local cuisine and menus. We can generally assist guests in communicating special meal requests to airlines, hotels, and restaurants but please be aware that they are not guaranteed. Please let us know at the time of booking your trip. We will notify our tour guides of any food allergies, but please note meal alternatives are subject to confirmation as they are based on the availability of the providing restaurant. For those with strict dietary needs, we recommend bringing pre-packaged food alternatives for your trip.
My outbound flight has been cancelled by the airline; what do I do now?
If your flight has been canceled, please liaise with the airline directly to book the next available flight. If, for any reason, you are unhappy with the alternate flight offered by the airline and decide to book a new outbound flight on your own, please note that the original return flight(s) will automatically be canceled if you are a no-show on your original outbound flight.
My package includes the arrival transfer, how do I know when/where to meet up with my driver?
Information on how /where to meet up with your driver is included in your travel documents. On arrival at the airport, please collect your luggage, make your way through customs, and enter the arrivals hall, where the driver will be waiting for you. Should luggage be very slow coming through, or should you have any issues with damaged or lost luggage, please make sure that you complete the necessary documentation within the luggage area. ONE MEMBER of the party should go through customs and into the arrivals hall to advise the driver of the delay. Please note that this person will not be allowed access back into the luggage area. You could also contact our local representative. Extra costs may apply if meeting your driver is delayed more than one hour following your scheduled flight arrival time.  
What are the visa requirements?
Visa requirements for each destination are indicated in our Essential Travel Information on our website. Information is also available at the US Department of State website at https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/international-travel.html. It is the responsibility of travelers to obtain proper visas in a timely manner prior to the trip departure date.  
What does Land Only means?
Land-only is a package tour without International and local airfare.
What does per person, double occupancy mean?
Per person, double occupancy means the price each guest pays when sharing a room.
What if I miss my flight or my flight is delayed, and I miss the beginning of my trip?
If your flight is delayed or you miss your flight, please notify us or our local representative (contact information is included in your travel documents) as soon as possible so we may inform our local representative of your updated arrival. Additional costs for airport transfer service may apply if you arrive later than the scheduled arrival date/time.  If you arrive later in the itinerary and the group has moved to a different destination, it will be your responsibility to catch up and meet the group at that destination.  We will provide you with the most up-to-date meeting information.  Please note that Globotours cannot reimburse you for any unused portion of the trip.
What is included in your pricing?
Included features are specified in each tour.
What is not included in your pricing?
Anything that is not mentioned in the included features.
What is single supplement surcharge?
Single supplement is the additional cost to occupy the room alone.
What is your payment schedule?
Most packages require a non-refundable deposit, as indicated in the program to confirm the reservation, which will be applied towards the cost of your package. Your account balance is due 60-75 days prior to the trip departure date. Certain tours may require an additional non-refundable airline deposit at the time of booking. This is indicated during the booking process. More information can be found in our Terms and Conditions.  
What level of physical fitness is required for the tour?
Depending on the program, expect a decent amount of walking and an occasional flight of stairs or some steps. We recommend you carefully consider your ability to meet the tour's physical demands. If you have any questions or concerns about your ability to meet the trip's requirements, we urge you to consult your medical practitioner.
What types of payments do you accept?
We accept Mastercard and Visa, bank transfers, and personal checks. When paying your balance by personal check, all checks must be received in full prior to the due date. Please make the check payable to Globotours and mail the check to the below address before your balance due date. Globotours 2705 S. Diamond Bar Blvd., Suite 228, Diamond Bar, CA 91765
What’s the cancellation and refund policy?

Fees will be assessed per person when you cancel your reservation. More information can be found in our Terms and Conditions.

When do I receive my travel documents and what it will include?
Travel documents will be mailed or e-mailed to you approximately 21 days prior to the trip departure date. It usually takes about 7 – 10 business days. You may access your booking confirmation page anytime by logging into your Globotours account on our website.

10 Days Journey through the Philippines Enchanting Islands


    Contact Details
    Booking Details
    * Required field