10-Day El Nido, Cebu to Bohol Philippine Island Hopping Tour Package | Flights + Hotel + Breakfast
Go on a 10-day island-hopping adventure across El Nido, Cebu, and Bohol through this all-inclusive vacation package to the Philippines. Since each destination is popular for its beautiful shores, this is a perfect experience for those who love the beach. This Philippine travel package also includes comfort-level accommodations, Manila - El Nido - Cebu and Bohol - Manila airfare, sea transfer from Cebu to Bohol, roundtrip land transfers, daily breakfast, and 6 tours.
On the first day, a driver will fetch you when you land at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport in Metro Manila, where you’ll spend your first night in the Philippines. The following morning, you’ll go on a day tour to Pampanga, where you can relax in hot springs and indulge in a sand spa. The next day, you’ll catch a flight to El Nido to kick off your island-hopping adventure.
After your first night in El Nido, you’ll go on an island-hopping tour the next morning. You can choose between Tour A, B, C, or D, Each tour highlights a different set of islands and lagoons in El Nido, so feel free to choose one that interests you the most. Then, on day 5, you’ll leave Palawan and fly to Cebu. The next morning, you’ll go on a tour in and around Cebu City to visit popular sites like Magellan’s Cross.
For day 7 of this Philippines vacation package, you’ll be treated to a whale shark-watching tour in Oslob. Note that sightings, while highly probable, are not guaranteed. Along with looking for these gentle giants, you’ll make a side trip to Tumalog Falls. Following your time in Cebu, you’ll ride a ferry to the neighboring province of Bohol. Upon settling in your Bohol accommodations, you’ll set out on another tour to explore its charming countryside and visit iconic spots such as the Chocolate Hills.
On the ninth day, you’ll go island-hopping around Bohol to explore its famed Balicasag and Virgin Islands, which are both home to flourishing marine ecosystems. You’ll also go on a dolphin-watching experience. Like with the whale sharks, dolphin sightings are not guaranteed. Then, on day 10, you’ll fly back to Manila.
Explore breathtaking islands nestled in El Nido, Cebu, and Bohol by booking this 10-day Philippines tour package. Check the availability by choosing a date.
Day 1 - Day 1: Arrival in Manila + Check-in
After landing at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport on day 1 of your Philippine vacation, you’ll be picked up by a driver and transferred to your hotel for the next two nights. After getting settled into your room, you'll have the remainder of the day to spend however you like.
If you have the energy for it, you can take advantage of the free time to explore Manila. Some of the best places you can visit in the city are the Walled City of Intramuros and the National Museum Complex. These destinations won't require a full day to explore, so you can head back to the hotel and get enough rest before the next day’s itinerary.
Day 2 - Day 2: Puning Hot Spring & Restaurant Pampanga Private Day Tour
For day 2, you’ll be picked up from your hotel before 8 AM for your day tour to Pampanga. During your stay in the province, you’ll hop aboard a 4x4 vehicle for an exciting ride along a challenging lahar trail that takes you to Puning Hot Spring Station 1, where you can relax in 11 hot springs. After your time in the springs, you’ll head to Station 2 to enjoy a soothing sand spa session.
Following your rejuvenating sand spa experience, you’ll be treated to a mud pack treatment. You’ll then head back to Station 1 afterward. You will also be treated to a tasty lunch before a driver escorts you back to your hotel in Metro Manila.
Day 3 - Day 3: Arrival in El Nido + Check-in
On day 3, you'll take a flight to El Nido. After getting settled in your new accommodations, you'll have the opportunity to explore the area at your leisure. On your first day in El Nido, we suggest exploring inland attractions that are easily accessible either via public transportation or by arranging transfers.
Among the top destinations you should consider are Nacpan Beach and Maremegmeg Beach, both known for their powdery shores and captivating views. Additionally, both beaches offer a selection of restaurants and bars. If you're up for it, you can also embark on a hike up Taraw Cliff, rewarding yourself with a breathtaking panoramic view of El Nido town and Bacuit Bay.
Day 4 - Day 4: El Nido Island-Hopping Tour
The next morning, you'll go on an island-hopping excursion to El Nido’s best spots. You have the option to select from four different tours: A, B, C, or D.
Tour A will bring you to attractions such as Secret Lagoon and Shimizu Island, while Tour B takes you to Snake Island and Cudognon Cave. Tour C includes highlights like Secret Beach and Hidden Beach, and Tour D will show you Cadlao Lagoon and Paradise Beach.
Each of these tours includes transfers between the islands so you can relax and take in the sea breeze stress-free. Additionally, you’ll be treated to a delicious lunch during each tour.
Day 5 - Day 5: Arrival in Cebu + Check-in
You’ll leave El Nido today and fly to Cebu City. Upon your arrival in Cebu, you'll be greeted by a designated driver who escort you to your new accommodations. Take a moment to unwind in your room and recharge before embarking on your adventures in Cebu.
During your leisure time, explore Cebu at your own pace. Consider visiting historical landmarks like Magellan's Cross or indulging in a shopping spree at Carbon Market. Don't miss the opportunity to savor local delicacies at Larsian BBQ or immerse yourself in the lively nightlife at Mango Square, too!
Day 6 - Day 6: Cebu City Top Attractions Tour
On day 6, you’ll go on a tour of the best places in and around Cebu City. The first stop is the Heritage of Cebu Monument, featuring statues depicting key historical events in Cebu's history. Next, you'll visit the Yap-San Diego Ancestral House, one of the city's oldest structures. Magellan's Cross, symbolizing the birth of Christianity in Cebu, comes next, housing the cross believed to have been brought by explorer Ferdinand Magellan.
Then, you'll explore the Basilica Minore del Santo Niño and the Pedro Calungsod Church. Before ending the day and returning to the hotel, you’ll be taken on a running tour of South Road Properties, Colon Street, Fuente Osmena Circle, and the Capitol Site.
Day 7 - Day 7: Oslob Whale Shark Watching & Tumalog Falls Private Tour with Lunch
The next day, you’ll go on a whale shark-watching tour in Oslob with a side trip to Tumalog Falls. After you've been picked up, you’ll head to the port and hop in a boat that will take you to the whale shark-watching area. If you’re lucky, you’ll get to see these majestic creatures in their natural habitat.
Your final destination will be Tumalog Falls, another remarkable attraction in Oslob, which is known for its impressive height. The water gracefully descends from an estimated height of 80 to 100 meters into a shallow pool of turquoise water. The falls not only captivates with its beauty and picturesque scenery but also invites visitors to enjoy a refreshing dip in its pool.
Day 8 - Day 8: Arrival in Bohol via OceanJet + Check-in + Bohol Countryside Tour
You’ll leave Cebu today and head to the neighboring province of Bohol via a scenic ferry ride. A driver will then escort you to your new hotel so you can settle in and refresh after your trip. Afterward, you’ll go on a tour of Bohol’s scenic countryside.
The day's itinerary includes a visit to the historic Baclayon Church, followed by a stop at the Corella Tarsier Sanctuary and a delightful lunch cruise along Loboc River. After the river tour, the journey continues with a visit to Bilar Man-Made Forest before heading to the Chocolate Hills viewing deck. On the way back to the hotel, you’ll also make a quick stop at the Aproniana Souvenir Shop.
Day 9 - Day 9: Bohol Island Hopping Private Tour to Balicasag & Virgin Islands with Dolphin Watching
On day 9 of this multi-day tour, you’ll go on an island-hopping and dolphin-watching tour. After you’ve been fetched around 5 to 6 AM, you’ll head to the port and transfer to a boat. Your first activity for the day will be a dolphin-watching experience near Balicasag Island. If you’re lucky, you’ll spot these gentle creatures frolicking in the water.
Following this, you'll cruise to Balicasag Island, known for its lively marine life that makes it a popular spot for snorkeling and diving. You’ll then end your tour at Virgin Island, featuring a stunning white sandbar. Capture memories with photographs and savor the remainder of your trip before returning to your hotel.
Day 10 - Day 10: Checkout + Departure
Today, you’re scheduled to depart Bohol and fly back to Manila. Before checking out, you can enjoy your complimentary breakfast again and make use of the hotel’s amenities as well. A driver will then pick you up after you’ve packed your bags.
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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 El Nido
• Manila (MNL) - El Nido (ENI) via AirSWIFT | Ninoy Aquino International Airport
El Nido to Cebu
• El Nido (ENI) - Cebu (CEB) via AirSWIFT | Lio Airport
Bohol to Manila
• Bohol (TAG) - Manila (MNL) via Philippine Airlines | Bohol-Panglao International 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.
This package includes tourist class seat with 7kgs carry-on baggage and 15kgs check-in baggage via Oceanjet. Below are your trip details:
Cebu to Bohol
• Cebu - Tagbilaran (Bohol) via OceanJet | Cebu Pier
• Please present a valid ID that matches the name on the ticket upon check-in.
• To check-in, pre-printed tickets must be presented together with the check-in slips.
• Passengers must check-in at least 30-minutes before time of departure.
• One trolley bag (hand carry) policy for passenger for business class accommodation. The total dimension (L+W+H) of trolley must not exceed 130cm, otherwise, it shall be checked-in together with other bag(s) or belongings. Hand-carried baggage must contain valuables and must not exceed fifteen (15) kilograms.
Guide to the Philippines will select the best available flight to maximize your vacation in the Philippines.