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

Discovery Suites Hotel Junior Suite
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Tour starts
Los Angeles International Airport
Starting time
at 22:30
Duration
12 days
Ending place
Los Angeles International Airport
Languages:
English
Difficulty:
Easy
Available:
All year
Minimum age:
None

Fly from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Manila, Philippines, and stay at the Discovery Suites Hotel in Pasig City for 10 days to fulfill the necessary quarantine for inbound tourists with this package. This quarantine package includes a 10-day stay in a Discovery Suites Hotel Junior Suite, Philippine Airlines Economy Class airfare from LAX to MNL (with Roundtrip option), airport transportation, full-board meals, the compulsory COVID-19 RT-PCR test on your 7th day of quarantine, and FREE virtual guided tours and classes that can help you gain more insights about the Philippines during your quarantine.

This quarantine package is for people traveling from the United States to the Philippines, where the government requires all entering passengers to undergo quarantine. This package covers everything you need for a stress-free travel and quarantine, including your airfare, accredited quarantine hotel, airport shuttle to your hotel, all meals, and the required RT-PCR test you must do on your 7th day of stay.

You will be staying in a Junior Suite at the 4-star Discovery Suites Hotel Manila, which is authorized to serve as a quarantine facility for its visitors. For everyone's safety, the Discovery Suites Hotel observes stringent health standards, including temperature checks for people entering the premises, frequent cleanliness, and contact tracing. A free personal sanitation kit will also be supplied.

You may spend your time lounging in your own room, but you can also use the time to participate in FREE virtual guided tours and seminars. You can experience a virtual tour of Manila's historic walled city Intramuros, the stunning islands of Palawan, and the magnificent Cordillera highlands. You may also enroll in classes to learn about the Filipino/Tagalog and Baybayin languages, as well as the delectable foods of Pampanga. You may even play an interactive mystery game that educates you about the history of art in the Philippines.

Purchase this package to have your airline, accommodation, airport transport, meals, and COVID-19 exam prepared for your travel to Manila, Philippines during the pandemic. Check the availability by choosing a date.

Included

One-way Economy airfare from Los Angeles (LAX) to Manila (MNL) via Philippines Airlines Flight PR 103 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 Hotel Junior Suite 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
Accommodation
Virtual Tours
Virtual Classes

Daily itinerary

Day 1
Going to LAX airport in California

Departure from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX)

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 Los Angeles International Airport (LAX). The flight is already included in the package.

Day 2
Flight from LAX to Manila

Flight to Manila Ninoy Aquino International Airport (MNL)

The majority of your second day will be spent flying from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Manila Ninoy Aquino International Airport (MNL). The journey to the Philippines will take around 14 hours and 30 minutes, giving you plenty of time to sit back and relax while the Philippine Airlines staff ensures a safe flight.

Day 3
Arrival at Discovery Suites in 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
Explore Intramuros with a free virtual tour with guide

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
Inside a junior suite in Discovery Suites Ortigas

Quarantine Day 3 + Filipino Language Online Class (FREE)

Your breakfast, lunch, and dinner will be served inside your Junior 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
Enjoy a free virtual tour of Palawan from your hotel room

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
Enjoy the beautiful view of Cordillera's rice terraces

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 how to write Baybayin from the comforts of your room in Discovery Suites Ortigas

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
Take the RT-PCR Test from your room in Discovery Suites

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
Enjoy the amenities of your room in 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 popular Kapampangan dishes with a free cooking class

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
Check out of your room in Discovery Ortigas

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.

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.

Discovery Suites

Where business meets leisure. Towering along the bustling Ortigas Business District in Pasig City, Discovery Suites Manila hotel is the preferred address of business and leisure travelers, as it balances the convenience of a spacious residence with the personal touches of a hotel. A member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts Connect Collection, the 220-key Manila serviced apartment is within walking distance to the Asian Development Bank and SM Megamall, the third largest mall in the world. Its convenient location makes it perfect for both short and extended stays.

Junior Suite

Averaging 40-45 square meters, the Junior Suite is an elegant studio-style guest accommodation furnished with a queen-sized bed, a writing desk, two-seater sofa and coffee table, and a spacious toilet and bath.

One Bedroom Suite

This 60 to 80 square meters suite offers a queen-size bed in the private bedroom, which also features a television and a private toilet and bath with premium bath amenities.

Two Bedroom Suite

Ideal for families of four, the 105 square meters Two-Bedroom suite includes a master bedroom with a king-size bed, a writing desk, and a spacious toilet and bath. The second room contains twin beds and its own bathroom. Each bedroom has cable television.

Three Bedroom Suite

Truly spacious at 140 square meters, the Three-Bedroom Suite is the most similar in feel to a private residence. Each Three Bedroom suite features a Master’s bedroom with a king-sized bed and its own toilet and bath. The second room is furnished with a queen-sized bed and the third, two single beds, both sharing one bathroom. All bedrooms are furnished with premium hotel amenities.

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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