Palawan: The Last Frontier

Discover one of the most exotic and idyllic islands of the Philippines.

You will sail from island to island, swim with turtles, multicolored fish, and corals. Walk to the heart of tropical forests and explore the most beautiful beaches in the Philippines.

This fabulous trip to the country of 7641 islands combines adventure and comfort offering utopian moments of relaxation on deserted white sand beaches.

You will not fail to admire the richness of the fauna and underwater flora surrounding these islands and islets whose beauty surpasses all imagination.

DAY BY DAY

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Day 1: Arrive in the Philippines

Transfer to a small boutique hotel in Makati at a commercial area surrounded by restaurants and shopping centers.

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Day 2: Départ for Palawan

Breakfast and departure for the airport. Flight to Palawan (1 hour). Transfer from the airport to El Nido in a private van for your comfort (5-6 hours). Accommodations in a small beautiful hotel in El Nido, 10 minutes from the small town of El Nido.

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Day 3: El Nido

Breakfast and free day for you to rest or enjoy the activities at your hotel.

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Day 4: El Nido : Island Tour in a Traditional Bangka

After breakfast, go for a day trip by boat! Discover the three lagoons of Miniloc island, the small island of Simizu and enjoy your grilled fish on the beautiful white sand beach of Entulala Island. Swim amidst the beautiful coral reefs and swim with the fish, crabs and turtles. Back to El Nido in the afternoon.

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Day 5: El Nido Island Tour in a Traditional Bangka

A second round of the tour in the bay of El Nido, explore the island and its magnificent Snake Cay. You will also discover other islands and Lagen Pinagbuyutan the Cudugnun Catherdral and caves. You might run into harmless white tip sharks and many turtles. Return to the hotel in the late afternoon.

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Day 6: El Nido

Relax at your hotel. Take the opportunity to make a last lap of the islands, or enjoy a treatment with aloe vera! No activities included on this day.

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Day 7: Transfer to Flower Island

After breakfast, depart for the small Island Flower Island (2-hour drive) then transfer by boat. Free afternoon, discover the private island and enjoy the amenities of your resort.

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Day 8: Visit Pearl Farm and Picnic at the Beach

Bangka ride in the  morning to one of the most prestigious pearl farms in the world! Then have a BBQ-picnic on a deserted beach, snorkeling, swimming and relaxation.

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Day 9: Free day

Day off. You can walk around the island of and maybe go snorkeling, swimming, or just relax with a cold fruit shake while staring at the horizon.

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Day 10: Transfer to Sabang

After breakfast, departure in a private van to the small town of Sabang (6 hours by van). Free afternoon to discover the beautiful beach of Sabang and stay in a luxurious beachfront hotel.

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Day 11: Sabang - Underground River Tour

After breakfast, depart for a tour of the underground river.  It is the longest subterranean river in the world and elected 8th wonder of the world in 2011.

You may encounter monitor lizards that can reach up to 2 meters long, keep your eyes open! Lunch included.

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Day 12: Sabang

Day off. Take the opportunity to rest on the beach, walk around  Sabang, or take a boat ride in the mangrove forest!

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Day 13: Return to Manila

Transfer to Puerto Princesa in a private van (2 hours) for your flight to Manila (1 hour). Back to your beautiful boutique hotel close to the shopping centers and restaurants in the heart of Makati.

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Day 14: Manila

Last minute shopping for souvenirs.  Walk around Ayala Center, visit Ayala Museum, or take a taxi to Bonifacio Highstreet or visit  Intramuros in Manila.

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Day 15: Departure

Transfer to international airport.  Start planning your next trip back to the Philippines.  Seven thousand plus islands to go.

INCLUSIONS:

 

  • 14 nights hotel accommodation

  • The transfers indicated in the itinerary (van, car, ferry)

  • Breakfast and meals indicated that are included

  • The tours/excursions as described in itinerary

  • Flights Manila/El Nido and Puerto Princesa/Manila (20kg luggage per person per flight)

EXCLUSIONS:

 

  • Changes in the itinerary due to weather, natural disasters, or cancellation of flight/boat/excursion by Airline/boat/tour operator.

  • Changes in customer demand after booking.

  • Tips and personal expenses

  • The insurance

  • Meals that are indicated on the itinerary to be not included

  • International flights. You can check our list of tour operators offering flights only.

  • Renting mask, snorkel, and palm during your excursions

  • ENVIRONMENTAL TAXES

  • THE AIRPORT TAXES (2-4 € per person to be paid after the registration of your luggage directly to the airport)

  • Main meals, unless mentioned

  • Visa fees

  • Repatriation assistance

  • Travel insurance

  • Drinks and personal expenses

     

Are you up for a Philippine adventure?