Manila/Cebu/Oslob Tour – 8 Nights

Experience the old and the new of the Philippines with this all inclusive tour of Manila, Cebu, and Oslob. From the city to idyllic island adventures, relax while we do all the work.

Highlights of this tour include:

  • Day tours of Manila, Intramuros, Cebu, and Oslob
  • Swim with the whale sharks and snorkel off Sumilon Island
  • Be amazed by historic relics and religious buildings
  • Revitalise and relax in the volcanic hot springs of Malabuyoc Mainit
  • Take in the views of Cebu from the Taoist Temple 300m above sea level
  • Be fascinated when you visit the oldest Chinese House outside of China
  • Cultural and culinary experiences you will never forget

We specialise in all-inclusive small group tours. Your tour price includes:

  • Return airfares from Australia to Manila with Philippine Airlines
  • All travel expenses, domestic flights and transfers whilst on tour
  • 4 – 5 star accommodation
  • All admission fees, activity fees, equipment, meals and gratuities
  • The same friendly, experienced English speaking guide for the entirety of the tour
  • An intimate personal experience, as all tours have 6 – 12 people

OSLOB TOUR – 8 Nights – ITINERARY

Day 1
After meeting your guide at the airport in Manila, they will help you check into the Pan Pacific Hotel (5 Star), Celeste Hotel (3.5 Star) or Y2 Residence Hotel (3.5 Star), followed by welcome drinks and dinner.

Day 2
See the fascinating mix of historic culture and urban development throughout Manila. Look around Intramuros, the original capital of the Philippines built by the Spaniards in the 1700s. After exploring such amazing sites like Port Santiago, Manila Cathedral, and San Augustin Church, the group will have lunch and enjoy a local mariachi band at Barbara’s Restaurant. The tour continues to Rizal Park, then back to Barbara’s Restaurant for dinner with an Old Spanish theme, before returning to the hotel.

Day 3
Enjoy breakfast at the hotel before checking out to catch your flight to Cebu. Accommodation and dinner are provided at the Radisson Blu Hotel, Cebu.

Day 4
Day Tour of Cebu City including visits to the Basilica of Santo Nino, Yap Sandiego Ancestral House (reputedly the oldest Chinese house in existence outside China) and the Taoist Temple. Enjoy lunch at the House of Lechon where you have the choice of Lechon hot & spicy or traditional plus; other local delicacies. Next is a visit to the factory of Alegre Guitars, the most famous guitar maker in the Philippines. The tour continues topped off with dinner at Lantaw Restaurant, Busay.  Here you will able to enjoy the stunning sunset and exquisite Cebu City views (weather permitting) whilst dining on popular local dishes. Then back to your hotel with your senses buzzing.

Check out Cebu City that includes visiting the Basilica of Santo Nino, Yap Sandiego Ancestral House, and the Taoist Temple. Have lunch at the House of Lechon with your choice of Lechon hot & spicy or traditional, plus other local delicacies. Visit the famous Alegre Guitars factory, famous for making hand crafted guitars. While dining on popular local dishes at Lantaw Restaurant, Busay, enjoy the stunning sunset and views of Cebu City (weather permitting) before going back to your hotel.

Day 5
Enjoy an early breakfast at the hotel before checking out to travel to Oslob to see its forts, waterfalls, and the clear water. Check into the Brumini Resort with lunch and later dinner at Madz Restaurant, and relax around the resort.

Day 6
Enjoy an early morning swim with the gentle whale sharks before having breakfast at Madz Restaurant. Take a boat to Sumilon Island where you will enjoy everything this 5 star resort and pristine island has to offer. After a delicious lunch on the beach, enjoy some snorkelling in this marine paradise. The group will then return to Brumini Resort for dinner at Madz.

Day 7
After breakfast at Madz, the group will explore Boljoon and its amazing 700 years old church. Lunch will be served at Madz, then you can relax and get a tan in one of the three natural volcanic hot springs pools at the breathtaking Malabuyoc Mainit Hot Springs. You can cook yourself rare, medium or well done depending on the pool you choose. Then the group will head back to Brumini Resort with dinner at Madz.

Day 8
Breakfast at Madz. Travel back to Cebu City and stay at the excellent Radisson Blu Hotel where a late lunch and dinner are included.

Day 9
Enjoy an early breakfast at Radisson Blu Hotel before checking out and flying back to Manila.