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How to Plan Your Philippines Tour?

Best Time to Visit: November - May
Major Cities for International Flights: Manila (Capital), Cebu
Visa: Citizens from countries including EU Member States, Canada, Australia, and US, are exempt from a tourist visa to the Philippines up to 59 days. E-visa is also available.
Money Tips: The Philippine peso is the official currency. You can exchange money before travel or in Manila and Cebu. ATM is accessible in main cities. Credit cards can be accepted in most of the restaurants. For daily expenses, it is sensible to take some small changes with you, like 20, 50 and 100 peso notes.
  • 3-7 Days
    Explore the old and new Manila to learn about the history and culture of the city, and then head for Boracay Island, well known for its gorgeous white beach.
  • 8-12 Days
    Take island hopping tours covering 2 to 3 destinations like Boracay, Cebu, Coron and El Nido, experience the rich diversity of the tropical Philippines, and capture stunning scenery.
  • 13 Days or More
    Discover the main cities and the best beaches in the Philippines. If you feel interested, go on a hiking tour in the mountain areas like Baguio, Banaue or Sagada.

Philippines Travel Guide

Trip Planning FAQs

What to expect in the Philippines for first time travelers?
Island hopping adventure is a must-do. The Philippines have the best islands and beaches in the world, including Boracay, Coron and El Nido. In Boracay, you can sunbathe on the white beach, do various watersports and join the beach party. Around Coron town, there are Kayangan Lake and plenty of pristine islands which are world-known for wreck diving and snorkeling. El Nido, located near Coron, is where to view towering limestone cliffs and picturesque lagoons. You can check our above ready-made Philippines vacation packages for more details. We are also happy to design your own Philippines tours.
How is the weather in the Philippines?
The dry season is from November to May. From June to October, it is rainy season and typhoon may hit some areas during this period. The Philippines is warm throughout the year. Its annual average temperature is 27°C (80.6℉).
How is the transportation in the Philippines?
Jeepney, tricycle, and banca are the most frequently used by locals. For our private Philippines tours, we mainly use flight, ferry and private transfer.

International flights usually land in Manila Ninoy Aquino International Airport (MNL) and Mactan-Cebu International Airport (CEB).
Is the tipping customary in the Philippines?
You are advised to tip taxi driver, waiter and hotel staff $1-$2 (50-100 peso). It is not mandatory. If you are not satisfied with the service, there is no need to tip.

For your Philippines tours, we would suggest $2 tip per day for the driver and $4-$10 tip per day for the guide.
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