2-Week Stunning Palawan Beaches Coron, Puerto Princesa to El Nido Tour Package Philippines Itinerary
Explore the stunning beaches, lagoons, and islands of Coron, El Nido, and Puerto Princesa in Palawan when you book this 14-day Philippine travel package. This package comes with roundtrip flights from Manila, a 20kg baggage allowance, airport transfers, accommodations with daily breakfast, island hopping tours, and a trip to the UNESCO World Heritage Site Underground River in Puerto Princesa.
Once you arrive at Manila Ninoy Aquino International Airport, you will be transferred to your accommodation in Manila. Feel free to use the rest of the day to explore the tourist attractions and areas near your hotel. The next day, you will kick off your Coron, El Nido, and Puerto Princesa itinerary by taking a flight to Coron. Your driver will meet you at Coron Airport and drive you to your hotel in Coron, where you'll stay for four days.
On day 3, you will go on a complimentary Coron super ultimate island hopping tour, which already comes with lunch. This tour will take you to breathtaking places like Kayangan Lake, Twin Lake, and Barracuda Lake.
You will also go on another island escapade in Coron on day 5 of this multi-day tour. You will visit wonderful spots like Malcapuya Island, Bulog Dos Island, and Banana Island.
On day 6, you will travel to El Nido and check in at your hotel. You have a free El Nido island hopping private tour C with lunch scheduled on the seventh day. While on the tour, you will be able to see beautiful top tourist spots like Hidden Beach and Helicopter Island.
You also have a free El Nido island hopping private tour B with lunch scheduled on the ninth day of your tour of the Philippines. During this trip, you will visit well-known places such as Snake Island, Cudugnon Cave, and Popolkan Island.
On day 10, you will travel to Puerto Princesa and head to your hotel to check in. You have the rest of the day to relax before your tour the following day. You can use this time to explore Puerto Princesa on your own.
A free private tour of the Underground River in Puerto Princesa with lunch & transfers will be set up for you on day 12. One of the New 7 Natural Wonders of the World and a UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Underground River in Palawan is a popular place for visitors to explore. During the tour, you will be able to catch a glimpse of the beautiful stalactites and stalagmites along the route.
During your free time in Coron, El Nido, and Puerto Princesa, you can use the resort's facilities or go out and see the beautiful and natural spots that the islands have to offer.
On the fourteenth day of this vacation package to the Philippines, you will be picked up and transported to Puerto Princesa International Airport for your flight back to Manila.
Get a complete experience in Coron, El Nido, and Puerto Princesa by booking this 14-day Philippine tour package. Check the availability by choosing a date.
Day 1 - Day 1: Arrival in Manila
If you are coming from the Manila Ninoy Aquino International Airport, your driver will be there waiting for you. Get settled in the car and enjoy your ride to your hotel in Manila. Check-in at the front desk and relax in your room.
You can also explore the nearby areas in your hotel if you have the time and energy for it. Just remember that you have a flight the next so make sure you give yourself enough time to rest.
Day 2 - Day 2: Arrival in Coron
Enjoy the free breakfast at your hotel, check out, then wait for your designated driver to pick you up. You will make your way back to the Manila Ninoy Aquino International Airport for your flight to Coron. After arriving at Coron Airport, you will make your way to your hotel there aboard your complimentary transfer.
Check in to your hotel and enjoy the facilities and amenities of your room and the property. If you still have the energy to explore, you may go around Coron at your own leisure. Head to a local restaurant and try delicacies like tamilok, which are woodworms that can be prepared raw or cooked.
Day 3 - Day 3: Coron Super Ultimate Island Hopping Tour with Lunch | Kayangan Lake, Twin Lagoon, Barracuda Lake
Take advantage of the free breakfast at your Coron hotel before enjoying your free activity. You will go on a free super ultimate island hopping tour with lunch in Coron. You will be able to see well-known tourist destinations in Coron, including Kayangan Lake, Twin Lagoon, and Barracuda Lake.
Kayangan Lake is part of the ancestral domain of the indigenous Tagabanua people and is one of the cleanest lakes in the country and the region. The Twin Lagoon is actually two saltwater lakes, while Barracuda Lake is surrounded by limestone cliffs, offering visitors stunning natural views.
Day 4 - Day 4: Free and Easy
After breakfast, you have the option to relax in your hotel or go on your own to explore Coron. You can explore the many beaches in the Culion Islands or go on an adventure and hike up Mount Tapyas.
If you are an experienced diver, you can also try wreck diving in Coron, as the waters here are where you can find some of the most famous wreck diving spots in the country.
Day 5 - Day 5: Coron Island Escapade
Enjoy your breakfast at the hotel before you go on a free island escapade tour in Coron. This journey will take you to some of the best places on the island, including Malcapuya Island, Bulog Dos Island, and Banana Island.
Malcapuya Island is a privately owned island that boasts a white sand beach and clear turquoise waters that are perfect for swimming and snorkeling. Bulog Dos Island, on the other hand, is known for its cream-colored sandbar, where you can try skimboarding or just enjoy a leisurely stroll. Banana Island is the perfect spot to relax as there are stores where you can buy snacks and drinks, which you can enjoy in one of the cottages near the beach.
Day 6 - Day 6: Arrival in El Nido
After having breakfast in your hotel in Coron, you will be picked up by your driver, You will make your way to your accommodations in El Nido. Check-in and enjoy the amenities of your room.
Depending on what time you arrive in El Nido, you may still be able to go around and do some exploring on your own. For dinner, you can check out the many restaurants in the area. If you're up for some pizza, head to Trattoria Altrove, a popular restaurant that serves brick oven pizza.
Day 7 - Day 7: El Nido Hidden Beach Island Hopping Private Tour C with Lunch
Feast on breakfast at the hotel before going on your free El Nido island hopping private tour C with lunch. You will visit popular attractions like Hidden Beach, Helicopter Island, and Matinloc Island on this trip.
As its name suggests, Hidden Beach is not easily visible and accessible, and you need to either swim or kayak through a small entrance. You will be rewarded with views of stunning white sand, limestone cliffs, and lush greenery. Helicopter Island is named so because it looks like a big helicopter from certain angles. Matinloc Island is where you'll find Matinloc Shrine, which has a viewing deck that offers stunning sights of the island and its surroundings.
Day 8 - Day 8: Free and Easy
Have a hearty breakfast at your accommodations in El Nido. Afterward, you can explore El Nido on your own. If you want, you can visit the Twin Beaches of Nacpan Beach and Calitang Beach, two beautiful beaches which are often included in a Coron to El Nido itinerary since they offer breathtaking sunset views.
You can easily spend a lazy day at Nacpan Beach, as it is lined with restaurants and bars. If you're not in a rush, wait for the sunset, as Nacpan Beach is one of the best places to watch it in El Nido.
Day 9 - Day 9: El Nido Snake Island & Caves Island Hopping Private Tour B with Lunch
After breakfast, you will participate in a free El Nido island hopping private tour B with lunch. Snake Island, Cudugnon Cave, and Popolkan Island are among the scenic tourist destinations visited on this excursion.
Snake Island is named so because of the thin sandbar that snakes to the mainland of El Nido. Cudognon Cave is where you'll find beautiful rock formations and limestone walls. During high tide, the cave fills with water which you can swim in. Popolkan Island is a great place to go sightseeing and snorkeling. On land, the island offers stunning beaches, while its waters are home to a variety of marine life.
Day 10 - Day 10: Free and Easy
This is your last full day in El Nido, so make the most of it! Enjoy your breakfast at the hotel before heading out and wandering on your own. You can enjoy the inland attractions of El Nido, including Nagkalit-Kalit Waterfalls and Taraw Cliff, as part of your opportunity to tour the Philippines. Do note that exploring these two spots will require a bit of a trek and may not be for people who are afraid of heights.
Day 11 - Day 11: Arrival in Puerto Princesa
Wake up early and enjoy breakfast in your El Nido accommodations. If you still have time, explore the nearby areas before heading back in time for check out. Your designated driver will be waiting for you so they can bring you to Puerto Princesa.
After your arrival in Puerto Princesa, you will check in to your hotel or resort there. After getting settled in your room, you have the option to just relax and enjoy the facilities and amenities of the property or explore nearby tourist attractions on your own.
Day 12 - Day 12: Palawan Puerto Princesa Underground River Private Tour with Lunch & Transfers
After breakfast, you will be picked up from your hotel or resort and brought to the UNESCO World Heritage Site that is the Puerto Princesa Underground River, a must-visit site during any Philippine itinerary that includes Palawan.
While the whole underground river is 8.2 kilometers long, only 4.3 kilometers is open for visitors. During the tour, you will see beautiful stalactites, stalagmites, limestone cliffs, and possibly animals like bats and swallows. It will be dark inside the caves, but your guide will help illuminate the paths and guide you on your way
Day 13 - Day 13: Free and Easy
This is the last full day of this Philippines 2-week itinerary, and you can spend it however you want. If you still want to explore Puerto Princesa, you may visit other tourist spots like Baker's Hill, where you can buy local delicacies to sample and take home, Ugong Rock, which is perfect for adrenaline junkies, Plaza Cuartel, an old garrison with underground tunnels, or the Butterfly Ecological Garden and Tribal Village, where you can learn about the local wildlife and culture.
If you want to see beaches, you can head to the mainland beaches, Sabang Beach, Nagtabon Beach, and Talaudyong Beach, where you can just relax and take in the tropical views.
Day 14 - Day 14: Departure
Enjoy your final breakfast for this Philippine holiday package before packing and checking out. Feel free to make use of the resort's facilities and amenities as well. After you have checked out, wait for your designated driver to pick you up so you can catch your Manila flight at the Puerto Princesa International Airport.
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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.
Government Guidelines - This tour is subject to community guidelines mandated by the Philippine Government and Local Government Units. Travel requirements and COVID restrictions might change anytime without any notice.
This package includes economy class seat with 7kgs carry-on baggage and 20kgs check-in baggage via Philippine Airlines and AirSWIFT, flying you to your destinations not drivable from Manila. Below are your flight details:
Manila to Busuanga (Coron)
• Manila (MNL) - Busuanga (USU) via Philippine Airlines | Ninoy Aquino International Airport Terminal 2
Coron to El Nido
• Busuanga (USU) - El Nido (ENI) via AirSWIFT | Francisco B. Reyes Airport
Puerto Princesa to Manila
• Puerto Princesa (PPS) - Manila (MNL) via Philippine Airlines | Puerto Princesa 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.
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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.
Deluxe - 3-star accommodations providing average amenities with higher quality service and design. Deluxe accommodations are often located near airports, tourist and business areas, convenient for sightseeing and shopping trips. It also feature access to guest lounge, restaurant, fitness center and swimming pool. Deluxe accommodations provide guests with a brief, efficient but comfortable stay.
Premium - To make your trip extra special, you may also upgrade your hotel accommodation on selected destinations to a premium level. You will stay in 4-5-star accommodation which include above-average to opulent interior design and meticulously chosen furnishings. Guests may anticipate complimentary access to a variety of top-notch recreational facilities, such as an all-day dining, spa services, swimming pool and a fitness center. These accommodations are usually located strategically with high accessibility to shopping centers, tourist attractions and business districts. Please note that not all locations offer premium level accommodation.
Standard check-in time is 1500H PST. Standard check-out time is 1200H PST. 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.
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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.
Rooms on the premium level feature large queen or king-sized beds, premium beddings and toiletries, private bathroom with rain shower head and a plenty of room space. Nightly turndown and full housekeeping services each day is also available to guests upon request. Breakfast is included.