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Philippines on foot


from £2,380 pp

(ex international flights)


18 days

Explore the high mountains and low valleys of the Philippines with this 18 day tour, which combines the stunning azure coastline the islands are known for with adventurous nature hiking. After landing in capital Manila, explore the colonial history and intriguing culture of this sprawling city before heading to Taal Volcano and lake. Over the following days you'll canoe Pagsanjan Gorge, hike active volcanoes Mount Pinatubo and Mount Talinis, and visit the UNESCO-protected beauty of Banaue Batad rice terraces. Finally, take it down a notch with beach-going, tapir-spotting and a visit to the famed Chocolate Hills on popular Bohol island.

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Manila, Cebu

Day 1 - Manila, Cebu

  • Airport transfer from the airport to your hotel in Manila
  • A day at leisure in Manila
Manila, Cebu

Day 2 - Manila, Cebu

  • Bike tour of Intramuros - with Bambike
  • At leisure in Intramuros
Taal Volcano Island, Taal

Day 3 - Taal Volcano Island, Taal

  • Transfer from Manila to Tagaytay
  • Boat transfer to Taal Volcano
  • Explore Taal Volcano Island
  • Boat transfer from Taal Volcano island back to the mainland
Pagsanjan, Angeles

Day 4 - Pagsanjan, Angeles

  • Transfer from Taal to Pagsanjan
  • Canoe ride through Pagsanjan Gorge
  • Transfer from Pagsanjan to Angeles
  • At leisure in Angeles

Day 5 - Angeles

  • Transfer from Angeles to Pinatubo
  • Excursion to Mt. Pinatubo
  • Transfer from Pinatubo to Angeles
Banaue Batad

Day 6 - Banaue Batad

  • Transfer from Angeles to Banaue
  • Evening at leisure before tomorrow's hike in Banaue
Banaue Batad

Day 7 - Banaue Batad

  • Hiking the Ifugao mountains (Day 1 - Banaue to Pula)
Banaue Batad

Day 8 - Banaue Batad

  • Hiking the Ifugao mountains (Day 2 - Pula - Cambulo - Batad)
Banaue Batad

Day 9 - Banaue Batad

  • Transfer from Batad back to Banaue after your hike
  • Transfer from Banaue to Cauayan

Day 10 - Dumaguete

  • Transfer from hotel in Cauayan to the airport
  • Flight from Cauayan to Manila
  • Flight from Manila to Dumaguete
  • Transfer from Dumaguete airport to your hotel

Day 11 - Valencia

  • Transfer from Dumaguete to Valencia
  • Excursion to Mount Talinis
  • OURFood homestay and farming experience
  • Dinner with local family
Valencia, Dumaguete

Day 12 - Valencia, Dumaguete

  • Hike Mount Talinis aka Cuernos de Negros
  • At leisure to relax after Mount Negros hike
  • Transfer from Valencia to Dumaguete
Panglao Island

Day 13 - Panglao Island

  • Transfer from hotel in Dumaguete to the pier
  • Transfer from Dumaguete to Tagbilaran via boat
  • Transfer from Tagbilaran pier to hotel in Panglao
Bohol, Panglao Island

Day 14 - Bohol, Panglao Island

  • Tarsier adventure in Bohol
  • Chocolate Hills in Bohol
  • Enjoy a river cruise on the Abatan river
Bohol, Panglao Island

Day 15 - Bohol, Panglao Island

  • Free day in Panglao
Panglao Island

Day 16 - Panglao Island

  • Day trip to Balicasag - dolphin-spotting and snorkelling (with lunch)

Day 17 - Cebu

  • Transfer from your hotel to the pier in Panglao
  • Boat transfer from Panglao to Cebu
  • Cebu City walking tour
  • Transfer from Cebu to your hotel

Day 18

  • Private transfer from your hotel in Cebu to the airport