Philippines Tour – 14 Nights
Highlights of this tour include:
- Day tours of Manila, Cebu, Bohol and Oslob
- Swim with the whale sharks off Sumilon Island
- See hills that look like chocolate and enjoy a Lobuc River cruise
- Rejuvenate in natural mineral hot springs hidden in the rainforest
- Experience the white sands and marine life of Panglao Island
- See the Tarsiers – the worlds smallest primate
- Take in the history, culture and flavours of the Philippines
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
ALLUCIA TOURS – 14 Nights – ITINERARY
Your guide will meet you at the airport in Manila and check you into the Pan Pacific Hotel (5 Star), Celeste Hotel (3.5 Star) or Y2 Residence Hotel (3.5 Star). Enjoy welcome drinks and dinner at the hotel.
Day Tour to Villa Escudero: visit the museum and take a ride in the water buffalo drawn carriage. Savor the local delicacies during your buffet lunch, with your feet soaking in the cool running water supplied by the man-made waterfall at Waterfall Restaurant. After enjoying the cultural show you may want to go bamboo rafting in the river or relax by the inviting swimming pool. Return to the hotel late afternoon, with dinner at the hotel.
City Tour of Manila including Intramuros the original capital of the Philippines which was built in the 1700’s by the Spaniards. Also visit: Port Santiago, Manila Cathedral, & San Augustin Church (which is a UNESCO heritage site). Lunch will be served at Barbara’s Restaurant. While lunching you will enjoy the live music played by the local mariachi band. Don’t forget to request your favourite song. The tour continues to Rizal Park. Then back to Barbara’s Restaurant for dinner; but this time experience a totally different atmosphere (old Spanish). Return to the hotel.
Day Tour to Hidden Valley Springs. Relax in this calm natural environment while swimming in the natural mineral pools. Enjoy a buffet lunch with a selection of traditional Filipino dishes. After lunch feel free to stroll through the many paths enjoying the natural flora, or return to relax in the natural pools. Later stroll back to the dining area where you will be served an afternoon snack before returning to the hotel. Dinner is at a local restaurant, then back to the hotel.
Enjoy breakfast at the hotel before you checkout to catch your transfer to the airport for your flight to Cebu. Accommodation is at the Radisson Blu Hotel, Cebu. Dinner is at the Radisson Blu Hotel.
Day Tour of Cebu City including visits to the Basilica of Santo Nino, Yapchangco 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.
Enjoy an early breakfast at the hotel before checking out and travel to Oslob. Check into the Brumini Resort with a late lunch at Madz Restaurant. Relax around the resort then dinner at Madz.
Experience one of the highlights of the tour with an early morning swim with the whale sharks. Breakfast will then be served at Madz Restaurant. Next you will take a boat to Sumilon Island where you will enjoy all that a 5 star resort and pristine island has to offer. A stunning lunch will be served on the beach. Make sure you enjoy some snorkeling in this marine paradise. Back to Brumini Resort for Dinner at Madz.
Breakfast is at Madz before it is off to visit Boljoon and it’s amazing 700 years old church. Lunch will be served at Madz then a visit to the breathtaking Malabuyoc Mainit Hot Springs. Here you can relax in one of the three natural volcanic hot springs pools. You can cook yourself rare, medium or well done depending on the pool you choose. Just lie on your back with a rock under your head as a pillow, it is amazing. Head back to Brumini Resort with dinner at Madz.
Breakfast at Madz. Travel back to Cebu City and accommodation at the Radisson Blu Hotel. Late lunch and dinner at Radisson Blu Hotel.
Enjoy an early breakfast at the hotel before checking out and heading off to catch the ferry to Bohol. Accommodation is at South Palms Resort, Pango Island. Relax with lunch and an afternoon enjoying the amazing facilities of the property and island has offer. Dinner is at the South Palms Resort which is famous for its fresh seafood.
Day Tour of the Bohol country side. On the way to stunning Chocolate Hills enjoy the beauty & wilderness of the Man Made Forest. Then be fascinated with visits to the Butterfly and Tarsier sanctuaries. Lunch will be served during your Loboc River Cruise where you will also be entertained by locals along the way. Then back to the South Palms Resort for dinner.
A day to yourself at South Palms including breakfast, lunch and dinner. Take a stroll along the half a mile of white sand beach or take in the diverse marine species and coral while snorkeling. Relax with a cocktail and swim at the infinity pool or pamper yourself with a visit to the day spa.
Enjoy breakfast before checking out and travelling back to Cebu City by ferry. Accommodation and dinner for one night is back at the Radisson Blu Hotel.
Enjoy an early breakfast at Radisson Blu Hotel, then checkout and fly back to Manila.