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4 Days & 3 Nights Cebu Island Hopping & Intramuros Tour Package from Manila
Clear blue skies at Pandanon Island

4 Days & 3 Nights Cebu Island Hopping & Intramuros Tour Package from Manila

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Tour starts
Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
Starting time
Manila, Flexible
Duration:
4 days
Ending place
Languages:
English
Difficulty:
Easy
Available:
All year
Minimum age:
None

Explore Cebu's islands and beaches, city attractions, and discover the rich history of Intramuros with this 4 days and 3 nights tour package from Manila that includes flights, accommodation, and transfers. This tour package is perfect for those who want to get a relax in Cebu's idyllic tropical island destinations, explore its rich cultural history, while also getting a glimpse of the Spanish colonial period at Intramuros located in the Philiippines' capital city of Manila. 

Upon your arrival in Manila's Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA), you will be picked up with a service transport for your first tour at the Walled City of Intramuros. This top Manila tourist spot is brimming with historical, religious, and cultural structures such as Fort Santiagao, Plaza Roma, Bahay Tsinoy, Casa Manila, a UNESCO World Heritage Site called San Agustin Church and Museum, and more. This walking tour along the cobblestone roads of Intramuros will give you a trip back in time to learn about the rich history of the capital city of the Philippines.

On your second day, you will be transported to the airport for your flight to Mactan-Cebu International Airport going to the vibrant city of Cebu, known for being a UNESCO Creative City.

You can choose to start the trip with a Highlands Tour where you will visit several overlooking spots and restaurants nestled in mountaintops or choose to spend a lovely afternoon aboard a luxurious yacht and watch the sunset with a cruise along the Mactan Channel.

For your third day, you’ll be hopping a boat to do your Cebu island-hopping tour. With over 160 islands and beaches in the province, Cebu is definitely one of the best places to enjoy the Philippines’ best tropical island treasures.

From lounging on idyllic islands with white sand beaches to exploring a marine sanctuary that is teeming with underwater life, the island hopping tour of this package is the ultimate getaway that you're looking for. 

Discover the best of Cebu City and its islands with a side trip of Manila's Intramuros with this 4 days and 3 nights Cebu City tour package. Check available dates to book your tour now.

Included

3 nights accommodation (budget category) 1 night in Manila 2 nights in Cebu
Day 1 Intramuros walking tour
Breakfast on day 2 to day 4
Island-Hopping in Hilutungan, Nalusuan Reserve and Pandanon Islands on Day 3
Land transfer to and from island-hopping tour
Motorized boat for island-hopping
Barbecue lunch during island-hopping on Day 23
Snorkeling gears and fins
Towels during island-hopping
Boatmen and crew to assist during island-hopping
Cebu airport roundtrip transfer
Roundtrip airfare via Philippine Airlines
Economy class seat with baggage allowance of 10 kilos
All entrances, government and port fees

Activities

Sightseeing and Walking
Island Hopping
Water Activities
Outdoor Activities
Airport Transfers

Attractions

Manila Cathedral
Casa Manila
Hilutungan Marine Sanctuary
Nalusuan Island
Pandanon Islands
Mactan
Intramuros
Fort Santiago
Plaza Mayor
Plaza Memorare
Manila

Daily itinerary

Day 1
Iconic entrances of walled city Intramuros in Manila

Day 1: Manila Intramuros Tour

Your first day will start off with a Manila Tour where you will be taken to Intramuros, a walled city with historical, religious, and cultural structures. The first stop is Fort Santiago, a 16th-century citadel used as a defense fortress. Next is Plaza Roma, a public square that was used for hosting events such as bullfights during the Spanish colonial times.

You will learn about Manila's trading history and long relationship with the ethnic Chinese at Bahay Tsinoy, which is home to the Kaisa-Angelo King Heritage Center.

The next stop is Casa Manila, which shows the Philippine lifestyle during the Spanish colonization. You will also visit the manicured lawns of San Diego Gardens. This well-landscaped attraction will lead to Baluarte De San Diego, a bastion built during the 1590s.

You will also take a trip to San Agustin Church and Museum, a national historical landmark created in 1607 and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Last on the itinerary is the Manila Cathedral, a Neo-Romanesque building.

Day 2
Mactan Cruise ship ready for take off

Day 2: Arrival in Cebu + Optional Tours

After checking out of your Manila hotel, you will be picked up and transported to Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) for your flight to Cebu. Once you arrive at Mactan-Cebu International Airport, you will be picked up and will be taken to your chosen accommodation.

You have the option to take it easy and relax in your hotel, explore the city on your own or go avail of add-on tours in Cebu: Highland Tour or a Mactan Cruise, which are highly recommended for an amazing introduction to Cebu.

Day 3
Clear blue skies, white sand, and blue seas in Pandanon Island, Cebu

Day 3: Cebu Island Hopping Tour

The third day is dedicated to full day out in the sun with the island-hopping tour. You will be picked up from your hotel in Cebu City or in Mactan Island in the morning after your complimentary breakfast.

You will head to the Mactan Wharf, where a boat will be waiting for you. The first stop is the Hilutungan Marine Sanctuary. It is home to a variety of marine animals such as green sea turtles and schools of batfish and parrotfish.

Next stop is Pandanon Island, the ideal spot to just laze around, with its uncrowded beach perfect for sun-bathing, reading a book, or enjoying a drink or two. Consider yourself lucky if the narrow sandbar off the island appears for you to enjoy while you’re there!

A sumptuous fresh-off-the-grill barbecue lunch, with one round of drink, is waiting for you in between the destinations as part of the tour package.

You also have the option to upgrade your tour with a visit to Caohagan and Nalusuan Island. Here, you get to visit an extra island and a wider variety of seafood options for lunch.

Day 4
Modern interiors of Mactan-Cebu International Airport

Day 4: Departure to Manila

On your last day, enjoy the complimentary breakfast at your hotel and make the most of your free time with the hotel amenities.

Upon checking out of the hotel, you will be picked up and transported back to Mactan-Cebu International Airport for your flight back to Manila.

What to bring

Extra clothes
Sun screen
Sun hat

Good to know

Our accommodation partners from the budget, comfort, to quality level are near the shopping areas of Cebu. The resort level has beach access and is located in Mactan.

Optional Tours

Explore more activities in Cebu to make the most out of your trip. Here are our recommended day tour options for you to choose from:

Day 2: Cebu Highlands Overlooking Spots Guided Tour with Transfers

Kickstart your Cebu trip with some of the best overlooking spots in the city. From the pick-up point at the Ayala Center Turista Desk (Ayala Center Cebu), we’ll take your holiday bliss on a higher level as we visit mountaintop landmarks starting at the Sirao Garden, a colorful flower farm dubbed as the “Little Amsterdam” of Cebu. From there, you will head to the Temple of Leah, a huge monument of love up in the hills. The tour then proceeds to the Tops Lookout, a fortress-like view deck with magnificent city views. The tour rounds up with a gastronomic adventure on three restaurants atop mountains, namely the Top of Cebu, La Vie in the Sky, and the Balay sa Busay.

Day 2: 2-Hour Cebu Sunset Cruise with Barbecue Dinner & Free-Flowing Drinks

If you prefer a more laid-back and sophisticated prelude to your Cebu journey, this 2-hour Cebu Sunset Cruise is the perfect choice for you! The trip departs at the Cebu Yacht Club, where a luxurious and spacious trimaran yacht awaits you. Cruising along the wonderful Mactan Channel, you will be served with mesmerizing views of the city skyline from both sides and the endless horizon at the front. Before you know it, the skies are colored fiery orange or mellow pink as the sun begins to set, while you enjoy an unlimited supply of wine and other beverages! As if that’s not lovely enough, a barbecue dinner is prepared onboard for you to feast on before heading back to the pier.

Day 3 Tour Upgrade: Mactan Cebu Island Hopping to Hilutungan Marine Sanctuary, Nalusuan, and Cao

If you want to frolic under the sun in more than just two spots, upgrade your tour to explore Nalusuan and Caohagan Islands together with the Hilutungan Marine Sanctuary. Nalusuan is a private island favored by many visitors for its vibrant coral gardens that you can truly enjoy while snorkeling. Caohagan also features a rich underwater scene, and you’ll have a glimpse of its small community’s rustic lifestyle by the sea.

Transfers

This package is inclusive of transfers to/from the airport and the tours. This will help you enjoy your trip and worry less about getting from the airport to your hotel and to the tourist spots of Cebu and Manila. An agent will be coordinating with you and will pick you up at the airport arrival parking area. There is no additional waiting time. You will board your private transfer and head to your accommodation in Cebu and Manila. Airport Pick up: For domestic arrival, proceed directly to Bay 11 of the arrival area. For international arrival terminal 2, the driver will be waiting outside the arrival gate with a signage - guest name. For your return journey, your private transfer driver will pick you up from outside your accommodation and drop you off at the airport directly.

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