Philippines on a Shoestring, Manila to Boracay - 10 Days

Philippines on a Shoestring, Manila to Boracay - 10 Days

Regular price £849.00 GBP


The Philippines is beautiful and less touristy than most of Southeast Asia, making this the perfect destination for those who want a little bit more to Asian culture than Pepsi vs Coke! Get the most out of the Philippines with this 10 day trip! 

Trip Highlights

  • Chillaxing on a beach in famous Boracay
  • Gawp at beautiful rural scenes of rice terraces
  • Trek to Batad and cultural performance

Is this trip for you?

  • If you like adventure and new cultures then - YES!
  • This is an organised group trip, group size from 1 - 18 people
  • Age range from 18-39 year olds
  • Accommodation will be a mix of simple hotels, 1 night homestay, and 1 overnight bus)

What's included?

  • Accommodation on tour 
  • Transport on tour
  • Local guides
  • Overnight homestay with locals

What's not included?

  • Flights - We can help you with this - request a quote
  • Travel Insurance- We can help you with this
  • Visa
  • Food (unless stated on itinerary)

    Trip Notes

    Day 1 Manila

    We arrive at any time today as we have a group meeting in the evening. Make sure you ask reception when you check in where to meet!

    Day 2 Manila/Baguio

    We’ll head up to Baguio by bus and take an orientation walk when we arrive. In the afternoon, why not go see a traditional healer? Or maybe get a massage!

    Meals included: Breakfast

    Day 3 Baguio/Sagada

    We’ll have a long day of travel again today, but then we arrive at the paradise that is Sagada! It’s famous for adventurous activities!

    Meals included: Breakfast

    Day 4 Sagada

    Take the day to get your adventure on! Go caving or go for a hike. There are also hanging coffins that you can go and visit, which the area is famous for!

    Meals included: Breakfast

    Day 5 Sagada/Banaue

    Today we’re gong to head to Banaue, which is known for its beautiful rice terraces. Make the most of our free time to trek along the terraces for some breathtaking views!

    Meals included: Breakfast

    Day 6 Banaue/Batad

    Today we’re going to hike local trails towards a local village. Here we’ll get to do a homestay experience! We’ll learn the ins and outs of daily lives of the Ifugao people- there’s a cultural performance and a local dinner included as well!

    Meals included: Breakfast, Dinner

    Day 7 Batad/Manila

    Were going to head back to Banaue today, and head back to Manila on an overnight bus.

    Meals included: Breakfast

    Day 8 Manila/Boracay Island

    We’ll hop on a plane today because we’ve got the beautiful island of Boracay to take in! White-sand beaches, turquoise blue waters, and a relaxed vibe! Take it all in!

    Meals included: Breakfast

    Day 9 Boracay Island

    Make the most of your free day to snorkel, scuba dive, or just chill on the beach!!

    Meals included: Breakfast

    Day 10 Boracay Island

    Our tour finishes today so leave at any time. Don’t forget to say goodbye to your new friends!

    Meals included: Breakfast