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Manila Quarantine from SFO at Discovery Suites Hotel with Philippine Airlines | 10-Day Stay

Manila Virtual Tour Inclusion  | SFO-Discovery Suite MNL Quarantine | PAL
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Tour starts
(SFO) San Francisco International Airport, CA USA
Starting time
at 22:30
Duration
12 days
Ending place
(SFO) San Francisco International Airport, CA USA
Languages:
English
Difficulty:
Easy
Available:
All year
Minimum age:
None

Travel with your family to Manila, Philippines from San Francisco International Airport (SFO) and stay at Discovery Suites Hotel in Pasig City for the 10-day quarantine all inbound passengers are required to undergo with this quarantine family package. This package for 3 to 4 people comes with a 10-day stay at one of Discovery Suite Hotel’s 2 Bedroom suite, Philippine Airlines Economy Class Airfare to MNL from SFO (with Roundtrip option), private transportation from the airport to the hotel, full-board meals, the mandatory COVID-19 RT-PCR tests you need to take on your 7th day, and to help you pass the time, FREE virtual tours with guides and classes for everyone. 

This quarantine family package is perfect for those traveling with 2 or 3 family members during the pandemic from the U.S. to the Philippines, as the national government requires all inbound travelers to undergo a 10-day quarantine. You don’t have to worry about booking a lot of things, as your airfare, accredited quarantine hotel, transfer from the airport to the hotel, full-board meals, and the RT-PCR test everyone needs to take on your 7th day of quarantine are all included in this package.

Your family will stay at the 4-star Discovery Suites Hotel, in a 2 Bedroom suite which can fit up to 4 people. The hotel is accredited to operate and accept guests who need to undergo quarantine and follows strict health measures like temperature checks, regular sanitation, and contact tracing to ensure everyone’s safety. You will also be given a sanitation kit.

Your suite comes with many amenities to help you rest and relax, but you can also enjoy the FREE guided virtual tours and classes that come with your quarantine family package. The whole family can virtually tour Manila’s historic walled district of Intramuros, Palawan's beautiful islands, and Cordillera’s breathtaking mountains without leaving your suite. You can also participate in Filipino/Tagalog and Baybayin Language Classes, a Pampanga cuisine cooking lesson, and a fun interactive mystery game that tackles the Philippines’ art history.

Get this quarantine family package for a trip to Manila, Philippines, and have your airfare, hotel, transport, meals, and mandatory COVID-19 tests arranged in advance. Check the availability by choosing a date.

Included

One-way Economy airfare from San Francisco (SFO) to Manila (MNL) via Philippines Airlines Flight PR 105 with FREE 23 kilos baggage allowance per person (DAY 1-2)
OPTIONAL ADD-ON: Exclusive discounted return flight at PHP 17,999 per person. Select the Round-trip airfare before booking. (See details in the PAL section below)
Private transfer from Manila Airport to Discovery Suites Hotel (DAY 3)
10-Day Quarantine stay at Discovery Suites Two-Bedroom Suite (Maximum of 4pax from same household. See Room Occupancy Guidelines Section) with free wifi, and early check-in (DAY 3 to 12)
Daily full board meals during Quarantine stay (Breakfast, Lunch, & Dinner)
Free Daily Virtual Classes & Tours
Mandatory RT-PCR Test (Quarantine Day 7)
Waived Flight rebooking fee if done at least 4 days before departure. Minimal fare difference may apply

Activities

Airport Transfers
Staycation
Virtual Tours
Virtual Classes

Daily itinerary

Day 1
San Francisco Airport

Departure from San Francisco International Airport (SFO)

Prepare all of the necessary paperwork before departing for your trip to Manila, Philippines, to guarantee a smooth departure. Your Philippine Airlines flight will depart from San Francisco International Airport (SFO). The flight is already included in the package.

Day 2
PAL flight from San Francisco to Manila

Flight to Manila Ninoy Aquino International Airport (MNL)

The majority of your second day will be spent flying from San Francisco International Airport (SFO) to Manila Ninoy Aquino International Airport (MNL). The journey to the Philippines will take around 14 hours and 5 minutes, giving you plenty of time to sit back and relax while the Philippine Airlines staff ensures a safe flight.

Day 3
Stay at Discovery Suites Ortigas

Arrival at Philippines & Early check-in at Discovery Suites Hotel + Quarantine Day 1

When you arrive in Manila, your private shuttle will meet you at Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) Terminal 2 International Arrival - Bay No. 14 (Inner lane) and transfer you to the Discovery Suites Hotel. Following your early check-in, you will begin your 10-day quarantine at the hotel. You will be given a personal sanitation kit to use throughout your stay. Wait for instructions on your required RT-PCR test, which must be conducted on your 7th day of quarantine.

If you have any COVID-19 symptoms before your planned test, please notify the hotel staff immediately. They will notify a health or BOQ officer, who will examine you for medical care and testing if necessary.

Day 4
Virtual Tour of Intramuros Manila

Quarantine Day 2 + Intramuros Virtual Tour with Guide (FREE)

All meals will be provided in your hotel room to comply with safety regulations. You may now take a FREE Intramuros Virtual Tour with a Guide today.

The Intramuros virtual tour will take you to the most popular tourist attractions in Manila's ancient walled city of Intramuros and will tell you about the Pearl City's rich history. Travel back in time and learn about Manila's almost 400-year history, as well as its renowned Intramuros neighborhood.

Day 5
Health Assessment checklist from the RT-PCR lab

Quarantine Day 3 + Filipino Language Online Class (FREE)

Your breakfast, lunch, and dinner will be served inside your 2 Bedroom suite. You may avail of the FREE Filipino Language Online Class.

The Filipino Language Online Class will serve as your introduction to the basics of the Filipino/ Tagalog language. The lesson will educate you about communication strategies and the four modalities of reading, writing, speaking, and listening. This class will also allow you to appreciate the language and the culture better so you can engage in basic conversations using simple sentences.

You will also receive an e-mail from the RT-PCR lab to confirm your hotel and room number. The email will contain a health evaluation checklist. You must complete and return this form before the next day.

Day 6
See the Philippines' final frontier, Palawan with a free virtual tour

Quarantine Day 4 + Palawan Virtual Tour with Guide (FREE)

All meals will be provided in the privacy of your own room. You must submit the health evaluation checklist to the RT-PCR lab as soon as possible. You may have a FREE Palawan Virtual Tour with a Guide.

In this virtual tour, you will be able to see the Philippines' final frontier, Palawan. Many international magazines have consistently ranked the island as one of the most beautiful spots on the globe. Your guide will take you to various sections of the island to view the stunning scenery and incredible wildlife.

Day 7
View of Cordillera's green landscape

Quarantine Day 5 + Cordillera Virtual Tour with Guide (FREE)

To comply with health standards, your breakfast, lunch, and dinner will be served in your room. The RT-PCR lab may contact you or hotel personnel to confirm your present location and test schedule. You may also take a FREE Cordillera Virtual Tour with a Guide.

The virtual tour will take you across the Cordillera Central mountain range, which is the tallest and biggest mass of mountains in the Philippines. You will also virtually visit the rice terraces, which offer breathtaking vistas to visitors as well as sustenance and national pride to Filipinos.

Day 8
Learn Philippine Baybayin at this Virtual Class

Quarantine Day 6 + Baybayin Online Class (FREE)

All of your meals will be provided in the privacy of your hotel room. You may also participate in a FREE Baybayin Online Class today.

The lesson will introduce you to Baybayin, an ancient 17-character indigenous Indic alphabet that has been a part of the country's history and legacy for hundreds of years. To highlight the relevance of this historic alphabet to the country's identity, Filipino millennials throughout the world have been resurrecting it by incorporating it in tattoos, fashion, and other forms of art.

Day 9
Mandatory RT-PCR Test

Quarantine Day 7 + Mandatory RT-PCR Test

Today is the day for your mandatory RT-PCR test. Before the test, you must show the personnel your passport and ID. The hotel staff will serve you breakfast, lunch, and dinner in your room.

Day 10
Kids' room at the 2-bedroom suite of Discovery Suites

Quarantine Day 8 + Juan Luna Mystery Game (FREE)

You may eat breakfast, lunch, and dinner in the seclusion of your hotel room. Today is the last day to play the FREE Juan Luna Mystery Game.

You will have to solve puzzles to discover the buried riches in this interactive mystery game slash virtual tour. To complete the game, you'll need to utilize your analytical and critical thinking abilities as you study Manila's art scene, history, and renowned works of art.

Day 11
Learn how to make sisig and other dishes from Pampanga

Quarantine Day 9 + Kapampangan Cuisine Cooking Lesson (FREE)

Your meals will be served in your room by the hotel staff. You have the option of taking a FREE Kapampangan Cuisine Cooking Class.

The culinary course will tell you about the Kapampangans' remarkable inventiveness, as seen by the colorful origins of their traditional foods. You'll also learn why Pampanga has been dubbed the "Culinary Capital of the Philippines."

Day 12
Pool amenities at Discovery Suites

Quarantine Day 10 + Check-out of Discovery Suites Hotel

Breakfast and lunch will be served in the privacy of your own room. You will be allowed to check out of the Discovery Suites Hotel after completing your necessary 10-day quarantine.

What to bring

Passport
Face Mask and Face Shield

Good to know

BOOKING INFORMATION - Upon booking, please expect an email from booking@guidetothephilippines.ph for the voucher, reminder, and next steps.

TOUR DURATION - 2 Days Transit Time + 10 Days Manila Quarantine

MEET AND GREET - For seamless transfer from the airport to your hotel, kindly keep your communication lines open. Once you arrived in the Philippines your designated driver will reach out to you. The driver will meet the Passengers at the Vehicle Loading area as follows; NAIA Terminal 2 International Arrival - Bay No. 14 (inner lane) | NAIA Terminal 2 Domestic Arrival - Bay No. 6 (inner lane)

VIRTUAL TOURS AND CLASSES - You will receive a confirmation email including the meeting link for your chosen tours and classes within 48hrs upon completion of purchase. Virtual Tours and Classes start at 1:00 PM PST via Google Meet.

Flights by Philippine Airline (SFO-MNL)

Philippine Airlines' high-technology aircraft are equipped with advanced cabin air systems. This enables the continuous infusion of clean air across the cabin and High-Efficiency Particulate Air filters (HEPA filters) that remove viruses, bacteria, and other contaminants with 99.99% efficiency.

Your Flight Details

This package includes a one-way Economy class airfare from San Francisco to Manila with a baggage allowance of 23 kgs each for 2 bags per person. PR105 San Francisco (SFO) - Manila (MNL) | Terminal: NAIA 2 Note: Flight numbers may vary. Subject to change.

Completing Your Traveler Details

Philippine Airlines flight e-tickets will be issued as soon as all Traveler details are submitted online. IMPORTANT: Once booked, please check your email to complete the Philippine Airlines online form within 24 hours of booking. For questions and assistance, please email booking@guidetothephilippines.ph. Optional return flights are available. Travel dates for return flights (departing Manila) are September 20 to March 9, 2021, with blackout dates from December 11, 2021 to January 20, 2022. Upon booking, please expect a separate email with the itinerary and vouchers, a link to the Traveler Details Form(TDF) which you'll need to accomplish for ticket issuance, and some reminders to guide you for your arrival in the Philippines. Information on your return trip if you opt to get a roundtrip ticket will be inputted in the TDF.

Philippine Airline Optional Return Ticket - Terms and Conditions

Return flights must be booked within three (3) months from their departure date. Offer is valid only until March 9, 2022. Blackout dates of December 11, 2021 to January 20, 2022 applies. Upon booking, please expect a separate email with the itinerary and vouchers, a link to the Traveler Details Form(TDF) which you'll need to accomplish for ticket issuance, and some reminders to guide you for your arrival in the Philippines. Information on your return trip if you opt to get a roundtrip ticket will be inputted in the TDF.

Room Occupancy Guidelines

Based on the guidelines issued by the Department of Tourism (DOT), Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF – EID) and the Bureau of Quarantine (BOQ), single occupancy stays should be observed. Exceptions for double occupancy may apply if you belong to any of the guest profiles mentioned below and are able to provide the requirements listed: 1. Persons from the same household traveling together • Copy of ID’s with the same home address; • Proof of billing including both guest names; or Affidavit confirming that both guests belong to the same household 2. Guests traveling with a minor (18 years of age and below) • Copy of ID reflecting the birth date of the minor 3. Guests such as Senior Citizens and/or travelers with medical emergencies: • Copy of Senior Citizen/PWD ID; • Medical Certificate indicating chronic medical illness If none of the above guest profiles apply to you, you may try and seek approval from the Bureau of Quarantine (BOQ) by providing your complete guest profile details and reason for room share request. The request should be sent to the email address that corresponds to the airport you will arrive at: • Arrival at Terminal 1 - boq.naia.t1@gmail.com • Arrival at Terminal 2 - boq.naia.t2@gmail.com • Arrival at Terminal 3 - bureauofquarantine.t3@gmail.com For repatriated OFWs and ROFs under quarantine, double or multiple occupancy in rooms shall be pre-approved by the quarantine medical officer (QMO) on duty stationed at the NAIA terminals.

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