1-Week Puerto Princesa, Port Barton & El Nido Philippine Island Hopping Package | Flights + Hotel
Explore some of the top destinations in Palawan when you book this 1-week Philippines tour package to Puerto Princesa, Port Barton in San Vicente, and El Nido. This Philippines itinerary is perfect for those who want a fuss-free trip, as it already includes 6 nights of accommodations, roundtrip airfare (Manila - Puerto Princesa, El Nido - Manila), a 20kg baggage allowance, roundtrip land transfers, daily breakfast, and a tour in each destination mentioned. You may also book add-on tours to this Philippines vacation package.
Your 1 week in the Philippines begins when you arrive in Manila. A driver will be picking you up from the Ninoy Aquino International Airport so you can make your way to your comfort-level accommodations in Manila. Once you have checked in to your room, you are free to explore on your own.
On day 2, you will head back to the Ninoy Aquino International Airport so you can catch your flight to Puerto Princesa. Here, you will have your first complimentary tour, which will allow you to see the natural wonders of the UNESCO World Heritage Site, Puerto Princesa Subterranean River National Park.
Your next destination is San Vicente, which you will reach via land transfers. You have one complimentary island-hopping tour here, and you can choose from four options. Tour A will stop at Palawan Camping, Naonao Beach, Fantastic Reef, Sand Bar, and Pamuayan Beach. Tour B will allow you to explore Exotic Island, Twin Reef, Paradise Island, and Starfish Sandbar. Tour C will bring you to Port Barton’s White Beach, Aquarium Reef 1, and Aquarium Reef 2. Tour D will take you to Giligans Port Baron, Wide Reef, Bigaho Falls, and Lagoon Reef. Regardless of which tour you pick, lunch is included.
You’ll head to your last destination on this Philippine travel package on day 5. After arriving in El Nido, you’ll check in at your accommodations and then go on an island-hopping tour that will let you see the sights at Big Lagoon, Shimizu Island, Secret Lagoon, and 7 Commandos Beach. On day 6, you have the option to book another island-hopping tour as an add-on.
Day 7 is the last day of this Philippine holiday package, and after having breakfast and checking out from your El Nido accommodations, you will be picked up and dropped off at Lio Airports so you can board your flight back to Manila.
See some of the top destinations in the Philippines in a week with this multi-day tour. Check the availability by choosing a date.
Day 1 - Day 1: Arrival in Manila + Check-in
Kick off your trip to the Philippines by arriving in Manila. A designated driver will pick you up from the Ninoy Aquino International Airport and bring you to your comfort-level accommodations in Manila. When you arrive at the hotel, check in into your room.
Afterward, you can spend the rest of the day however you wish. You can explore the nearby tourist attractions or try Filipino cuisine at local restaurants. Keep in mind that you have your flight to Puerto Princesa the next day.
Day 2 - Day 2: Arrival in Puerto Princesa + Check-in
After enjoying breakfast at your hotel in Manila, check out and wait to be picked up by your designated driver. You will head back to the Ninoy Aquino International Airport, where you will catch your flight to Puerto Princesa.
You’ll land at the Puerto Princesa International Airport, where another driver will be waiting for you. Once you are all set, you’ll head to your accommodations in Puerto Princesa, where you will stay for two nights. After checking in and getting settled in your room, you can explore Puerto Princesa at your own leisure.
Day 3 - Day 3: Shared Puerto Princesa Underground River Tour in Palawan with Lunch & Transfers
Day 4 - Day 4: Arrival in San Vicente via Land Transfer + Check-in + Island-Hopping Tour
Feast on the complimentary breakfast before checking out of your accommodations in Puerto Princesa. You will make your way to San Vicente via car. When you arrive there, you’ll go straight to your accommodations so you can check in. Leave your bags in your room and prepare for your island-hopping tour in Port Barton.
There are four island-hopping tour routes, and you can choose one. Tour A will bring you to Palawan Camping, Naonao Beach, Fantastic Reef, Sandbar, and Pamuayan Beach, while Tour B will take you to Exotic Island, Twin Reef, Paradise Island, and Starfish Sandbar. Your third option, Tour C, will allow you to visit Port Barton’s White Beach, Aquarium Reef 1, and Aquarium Reef 2. Finally, Tour D will have stops at Giligans Port Baron, Wide Reef, Bigaho Falls, and Lagoon Reef. Regardless of which tour you pick, lunch is included.
Day 5 - Day 5: Arrival in El Nido via Land Transfer + Check-in + Island-Hopping Tour
After breakfast in San Vicente, you will check out of your accommodations. Your designated driver will pick you up so you can begin your journey to the last destination on this Philippine holiday package, El Nido.
When you arrive in El Nido, you’ll check in at your comfort-level accommodations and then head out for the last complimentary tour of this Philippine travel package, an island-hopping adventure. El Nido Island-Hopping Tour A will take you to some of the top tourist attractions here, including Big Lagoon, Shimizu Island, Secret Lagoon, and 7 Commandos Beach. During the tour, you’ll see dazzling limestone cliffs, beautiful beaches, and crystal-clear waters.
Day 6 - Day 6: Free and Easy + Optional Tours
Today is your last full day on this 1-week itinerary in the Philippines. After breakfast, you are free to spend your day however you wish. You can explore El Nido on your own, or if you want to make the most of your time here, you can book an add-on island-hopping tour.
You can choose from three tours. Tour B will visit Snake Island, Cudognon Cave, Cathedral Cave, and Popolcan Island. Tour C will bring you to Hidden Beach, Matinloc Island, Secret Beach, and Helicopter Island, and Tour D will take you to Small Lagoon, Paradise Beach, Cadlao Lagoon, and Pasandigan Beach.
Day 7 - Day 7: Checkout + Departure
This is the last day of your tour of the Philippines. Enjoy the complimentary breakfast at your accommodations and use the morning to explore more of El Nido before packing your bags and checking out. When you are ready, a driver will pick you up so you can head to Lio Airport to catch your flight back to Manila.
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Tours and Itinerary - Please wear appropriate clothing based on the itinerary. Please also be aware that your itinerary may have to be rearranged to fit your arrival date and time better. For any services i.e. meals, sightseeing etc. not utilized on your tour package, we, unfortunately, cannot offer refunds.
Other Important Notes - Bring cash as not all establishments accept credit or debit cards, and ATMs can be limited.
Travel Requirements - Guests are solely responsible for meeting the passport & visa conditions of the country of travel. We do not accept any responsibility if the passenger cannot travel because of any passport or visa issue, and the cancellation policy will be applicable as per the booking terms.
This package is inclusive of accommodation during your trip in the Philippines.
Guide to the Philippines curates only the accommodation for each and every destination so you can enjoy your trip and worry less about finding a place to stay. See our accommodation levels below and our preferred accommodation partners together with your rooms under each day in the daily itinerary.
Comfort - 2-3 star accommodations offer the basic necessities of a bed and bathroom and limited amenities, like a television, phone, and closet.
Deluxe - 4-star accommodations providing average amenities with higher quality service and design. It also feature access to guest lounge, restaurant, fitness center and swimming pool. .
Standard check-in time is 1500H PST. Standard check-out time is 1200H PST. Requests for early check-in and late check-out are subject to availability and fees. Refundable incidental deposit is required upon check-in. Guest/s are required to present a valid credit card guarantee or cash deposit. Bookings for one person will be arranged in single rooms, and bookings for two or more people will share a twin/double, or triple room(s). Children will be arranged in the same room with their parents. If additional room(s) is needed and for special requests, additional costs will incur.
Guide to the Philippines will select the accommodations best suited for you at the time of your booking from our preferred partners. If our preferred partners are fully booked at the time of your booking, we will find another suitable accommodation for you of similar level.
We always do our best to accommodate special requests, which may incur additional costs. Press choose a date to find availability.
Comfort level accommodations offer basic room amenities, a private bathroom (typically shower only), TV, telephones, clothes racks or small closets. Breakfast is included.
Deluxe accommodation is equipped with room air-conditioning, private bathroom with shower, cabled television, average in-room amenities such as toiletries, fresh towels and coffee and tea-making facilities, comfortable bed with linens and access to Wi-Fi internet. Breakfast is included.
This package includes economy class seat with 7kgs carry-on baggage and 20kgs check-in baggage. Below are your flight details:
Manila to Puerto Princesa
• Manila (MNL) - Puerto Princesa (PPS) via Philippine Airlines | Ninoy Aquino International Airport
El Nido to Manila
• El Nido (ENI) - Manila (MNL) via AirSwift | El Nido Lio Airport
Seat selection can be made during online-check-in 24-48 hours prior to flight departure. Seats with corresponding additional fees are on personal account. For domestic flights, it is recommended to check-in at the airport 3 hours prior to your estimated time of departure.
Guide to the Philippines will select the best available flight to maximize your vacation in the Philippines.