Philippines 5-Day Tours & Itineraries

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Hike through UNESCO protected rice terraces of the Ifugao
Map of Ifugao Village Trek - 5 Days
Ifugao Village Trek - 5 Days

Immerse yourself in the land and culture of the Ifugao on this five-day itinerary. Trek from Banaue stopping at four different native Ifugao communities along the way. You will hike deep into the Ifugao region to places most tourists don't see, trekking through ancient rice terraces and forested mountains.

Let your troubles float away as you relax on the pristine beaches of El Nido
Map of Island Hopping in the Philippines: Cebu City & El Nido - 5 Days
Island Hopping in the Philippines: Cebu City & El Nido - 5 Days

Pack a whole lot into just five days in the Philippines with this thrilling tour of Cebu City and the picturesque El Nido region. You'll start off in big Cebu City, enjoying an intriguing heritage tour and stopping off at all the big landmarks, from Cebu Cathedral to Magellan's Cross. From there, you'll leave urban life behind to enjoy beach time, snorkeling, and island-hopping fun in El Nido, home of white sands and turquoise lagoons.

Enjoy the very best urban and beach experiences the Philippines has to offer in only five days
Map of Philippines City & Beach Tour: Manila & Boracay - 5 Days
Philippines City & Beach Tour: Manila & Boracay - 5 Days

If you're looking for a perfect taster of the Philippines, this whirlwind tour introduces you to some of the best experiences the island nation has to offer in less than a week. You'll begin in the bustling capital of Manila, sampling street food and touring historic landmarks before moving on to the island escape of Boracay for beaches, snorkeling, and island-hopping adventures.

Seek out Siargao, the "Surf Capital of the Philippines"
Map of Discover Siargao: Surf Capital of the Philippines - 5 Days
Discover Siargao: Surf Capital of the Philippines - 5 Days

Start with snorkeling in turquoise lagoons and end with surfing lessons from a pro on this five-day escape to Siargao. Known as the "Surfing Capital of the Philippines," you'll get the chance to practice your skills at one of the world's most renowned surf spots while also island hopping with a cocktail in hand, visiting deserted islands, napping in hammocks in the palms, and diving into rock pools along the Pacific Ocean.

Jewel-like rice terraces blanket the northern region of Luzon
Map of Cultural Traditions in the Philippines: Rice Terraces & Hanging Coffins in Luzon - 5 Days
Cultural Traditions in the Philippines: Rice Terraces & Hanging Coffins in Luzon - 5 Days

Explore the verdant rice terraces and rich cultural traditions of Luzon's remote Ifugao province with this five-day Philippines adventure. With an active itinerary of guided treks and tours, you'll seek out misty mountain villages in Banaue, witness the daily life and unusual burial rituals of the island's Igorot people in Sagada, and discover both colonial and Indigenous history in the "Summer Capital" of Baguio.

Explore Coron's coast and craggy islands by outrigger
Map of Philippines Island Escape: Snorkeling & Beaches in Coron - 5 Days
Philippines Island Escape: Snorkeling & Beaches in Coron - 5 Days

Discover Coron's plentiful lagoons, beaches, and jungles on this five-day tour in the Philippines' Calamian archipelago. After a day experiencing Filipino city life and its historic Spanish remnants in Cebu City, it's off to the far-flung shores of Coron for a quick but action-packed itinerary of snorkeling, oceanside picnics, and outrigger canoe rides. Explore underwater cities of colorful coral and their equally vibrant inhabitants, as well as long-forgotten shipwrecks, the last vestiges of World War II.

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