Please be aware that hotels are filling up fast for December, January and February!  We recommend booking quickly or traveling after March. 
Trip Types
  • Travel Style
  • Interests and Activities
  • Tour Ideas by Month
  • Continents and Regions

The Philippines Discover the Central Visayas

  • Highlights
This two-week tour is perfect for those wishing to indulge, and discover a vibrant, pulsing country! Explore the Central Visayas, the central part of the archipelago. Swim amid corals and reefs, and snorkel with turtles. Be enchanted by Siquijor Island, where you can relax and enjoy the amazing Pacific Ocean beaches! Welcome to our incredible country!...

This two-week tour is perfect for those wishing to indulge, and discover a vibrant, pulsing country! Explore the Central Visayas, the central part of the archipelago. Swim amid corals and reefs, and snorkel with turtles. Be enchanted by Siquijor Island, where you can relax and enjoy the amazing Pacific Ocean beaches! Welcome to our incredible country!

See more
Tour itinerary includes
  • Island
    Island
  • Food and drink
    Food and drink
  • Meet locals
    Meet locals
  • Snorkeling and diving
    Snorkeling and diving
  • Jungle
    Jungle

Customizable tour itinerary

This tour idea is fully customizable

This itinerary has been crafted by our Local Agency with one idea in mind: to inspire you. Every element can be adapted to your needs and your interests, from duration to accommodation and activities.

Day 1: Touchdown Manila!

Philippines, here we come...

• Arrival at Manila International Airport (NAIA).
Private transfer to your charming hotel.
• Begin your journey with a shopping spree.

Visited:
Manila
Accommodation
Night in Seda Hotel BGC * (Manila)

Day 2: Depart for Siquijor

Travel to Siquijor...

• After breakfast, your flight will take you to Siquijor.
• Discover your resort in the middle of the jungle.
Snorkelling, kayaking, shopping or eating.

Visited:
Dumaguete
Accommodation
Night at Coco Grove Beach Resort (Siquijor)

Day 3: Enjoy Siquijor's magic

Take time to discover...

• Complimentary breakfast before your excursion.
• Rent a motorcycle and visit the island attractions
• Explore inland, Balete trees and historical sites

Visited:
Siquijor
Accommodation
Night at Coco Grove Beach Resort (Siquijor)

Day 4: Exotic ​Siquijor

Indulgence uninterrupted...

• Discover the beautiful Cambugahay Falls
• Enjoy a relaxing massage or sunbathe by the pool
Romantic evenings with a few drinks

Visited:
Siquijor
Accommodation
Night at Coco Grove Beach Resort (Siquijor)

Day 5: Siquijor's Fishing Village

Beautiful sights to see...

• The island has a historical watchtower
• Meet the locals at the nearby fishing village
Jump off a boulder at Kagusuan Beach

Visited:
Siquijor
Accommodation
Night at Coco Grove Beach Resort (Siquijor)

Day 6: Heading Up to Dumaguete

Fast craft takes you there...

• After breakfast transfer back to Dumaguete
• Unwind in your hotel and enjoy its amenities
Crystal clear waters beckon, or just relax

Visited:
Dumaguete
Accommodation
Atmosphere Beach Resort (Dumaguete)

Day 7: Apo Island Tour

Swimming with turtles...

• Take a bangka to the small island of fishermen
Snorkelling, swimming with turtles & fish
• We've packed a picnic lunch for you to enjoy

Accommodation
Atmosphere Beach Resort (Dumaguete)

Day 8: Malatapay Market and Balanan Lake 

Nature lovers' delight...

• Travel by car to Balanan Lake for some kayaking
• Trek around the lake to the pristine waterfalls
• Swim in the pools surrounded by the forest

Visited:
Malatapay, Lake Balanan
Accommodation
Atmosphere Beach Resort (Dumaguete)

Day 9: Transfer to Panglao Island

Adventure or relaxation...

• Enjoy breakfast before taking a fast craft ride
• Beautiful beachfront boutique hotel
• Choose your own adventure or relax

Accommodation
Amorita Resort (Ile Panglao)

Day 10: Bohol: Amazing Chocolate Hills!

Spot the tarsiers...

• Your guide will escort you to the Chocolate Hills
• Experience Filipino dancers and traditional songs
Cruise in the heart of the jungle on Loboc river

Visited:
Bohol
Accommodation
Amorita Resort (Ile Panglao)

Day 11: Pamilacan Island Tour

Yummy grilled seafood...

• Take a bangka (native boat) to Pamilacan Island
Snorkelling and a high chance of viewing dolphins
• Your boatman will grill fresh seafood and meat

Visited:
Pamilacan Island
Accommodation
Amorita Resort (Ile Panglao)

Day 12: Chill-out and Relax

Last day in paradise...

• Take walks inland to view magnificent nature
• Spend your last day sun bathing and reading
• An opportunity to take stock of your adventures

Visited:
Bohol
Accommodation
Amorita Resort (Ile Panglao)

Day 13: Last Day in Manila

Back to civilisation...

• Transfer back to Bohol Airport
• Spend your last day close to shopping centres
• Walk around Ayala Centre for shopping

Visited:
Manila
Accommodation
Night in Seda Hotel BGC * (Manila)

Day 14: Please Come Again!

We've loved having you...

• Enjoy your breakfast, and transfer to the Airport
• Make the most of the duty-free shopping
• We hope to see you again...mabuhay!

Visited:
Manila

Manila Dumaguete Siquijor île Apo Malatapay Lake Balanan Ile Panglao Bohol Pamilacan Island

Price details

This tour idea is fully customizable

The price reflects this specific itinerary and is designed to give you an idea of the budget required for this destination. Throughout the trip-planning process, our local agency will tailor your itinerary around your budget.

Approx. $2,980 / 14 days
Excluding international flights
For 2
Price per person$2,980

Included in price:

  • 14 nights hotel accommodation
  • The transfers indicated in the itinerary (van, car, ferry)
  • Breakfast and meals indicated that are included
  • The tours or excursions as described in itinerary
  • Flights Manila- Dumaguete and Bohol - Manila (20kg luggage per person per flight)

Not included in price:

  • Changes in itinerary due to weather, natural disasters or cancellation of flight - boat - excursion by Airline - boat - tour operator
  • Changes in customer demand after booking
  • Tips and personal expenses
  • Meals that are indicated on the itinerary to be not included
  • International flights. You can check our list of tour operators offering flights only.
  • Renting mask, snorkel and palm during your excursions
  • Environmental taxes
  • The airport taxes
  • Main meals ,unless mentioned
  • Visa fees
  • Travel insurance
  • Drinks and personal expenses
Book your flights to The Philippines
International flights are not included in this trip. Thanks to our partnership with Option Way, you can take advantage of booking your flights directly with your local agent.
Check out the many benefits:
  • Competitive rates
  • All-inclusive prices with no hidden fees
  • Your local agent Junji, in The Philippines, will inform you of any changes to your flights
For more information or to book your flights directly, head to our partner site.

Itinerary not quite right for you?

Other tour ideas

Tour ideas by activity, interest, or seasonality