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Wanderlands Philippines - 12 Days - Wanderlands Travel
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Wanderlands Philippines - 12 Days

From Manila to El Nido
Tour Operator:
Wanderlands Travel
Max group size:
18
Age range:
18 to 39
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
86268
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Highlights

  • Explore stunning beaches and splash around in waterfalls
  • Swim with whale sharks and snorkel the crystal clear waters
  • Discover the Filipino culture and enjoy the best sunsets of your life
  • Kayak through caves and take the leap of faith whilst cliff jumping

Itinerary

Start in Manila and end in El Nido! With the Discovery tour Wanderlands Philippines - 12 Days, you have a 12 days tour package taking you through Manila, Philippines and 3 other destinations in Philippines. Wanderlands Philippines - 12 Days includes accommodationin a hoteland hostel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1 - Manila
  2. Day 2 - Boracay 
  3. Day 3 - Boracay
  4. Day 4 - Boracay
  5. Day 5 - Off to Moalboal
  6. Day 6 - Moalboal - Kasawan falls
  7. Day 7 - Whale Sharks
  8. Day 8 - Travel to El Nido
  9. Day 9 - El Nido
  10. Day 10 - El Nido
  11. Day 11 - El Nido
  12. Day 12 - El Nido - Farewell
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  • Overall Rating
    Excellent
    4.7
  • Itinerary
    Excellent
    4.5
  • Guide
    Excellent
    4.8
  • Transport
    Excellent
    4.6
  • Accommodation
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  • D
    · March 7th, 2020
    Had a great experience at the Philippines. Janey is a great group leader, had a lot of fun.
    Wanderlands Travel commented on this review
    Dear Dominik, thanks for your review. It's so awesome that you've had a great experience with us in the Philippines :) And thank you for your sweet words for our amazing group leader Janey, we appreciate it! We'd love to see you again on one of our... Show more
    Trip date: February 2020
  • N
    · March 7th, 2020
    Had an amazing time on the Philippines tour with Janey as our tour guide! Swimming with whale sharks and my first time scuba diving were definitely highlights of the trip! The accommodation was great and the food recommendations were fab (minus the balut
    Wanderlands Travel commented on this review
    Hi Natasha, thanks a lot for your review! It's fabulous to hear that you've had an amazing time with us and the whole group in the Philippines and that you've enjoyed swimming with whale sharks especially and tried scuba diving for the first (and... Show more
    Trip date: February 2020
  • S
    · March 5th, 2020
    Other than the false promises of sandwiches at the airport and hot water for our showers, Stu kept us all safe and well fed throughout the tour. He was sick at finding us fun activities to do and if we needed to travel anywhere he was always available... Show more
    Wanderlands Travel commented on this review
    Hi Sam, thanks a lot for your review! And thank you for being part of this tour! It's awesome to hear that you've had an amazing time with the group and our group leader Stu in the Philippines :) It sounds like it you've had a lot of fun, which is... Show more
    Trip date: February 2020
  • D
    · March 5th, 2020
    Beautiful country, insane tour and an awesome leader (Stu)
    Wanderlands Travel commented on this review
    Hey Dan, thank you for your review! It was awesome to have you on tour with us and we're super happy to hear that you've had an amazing time and an awesome tour leader! We hope you'll always remember this experience and would love to see you again. Much... Show more
    Trip date: February 2020
  • Wanderlands Philippines - 12 Days reviewer 5
    · March 5th, 2020
    Sad to leave the Philippines after an amazing tour. Everything went seamlessly and the places we’ve been and things we’ve seen have been amazing. We were lucky to have the best tour group making it a completely unforgettable experience. Stu looked after... Show more
    Wanderlands Travel commented on this review
    Dear Emily, thank you for your review! It's so awesome that you've had a great time with us and your whole group in the Philippines :) And that you've enjoyed all the places and activities! And thank you for your sweet words for our amazing group leader... Show more
    Trip date: February 2020
  • A
    · February 21st, 2020
    I made the philippines tour. our leader was dan. I think Philippines is the most beautiful place I've ever been. the activities were so fun and diversified. we had lots of party, visited many beautiful beaches and had a lot of experience. my... Show more
    Wanderlands Travel commented on this review
    Hi Annalenna, thank you so much for your amazing review! We're super happy to hear that you've had the most awesome time with us in the Philippines and that it was one of the the most beautiful place you've ever been you’ve been to :) It's awesome that... Show more
    Trip date: February 2020
  • F
    · February 21st, 2020
    Just finished the Wanderlands Philippines tour and it was absolutely amazing! I’ve never done a group tour before but would 100% recommend it after this trip. Swimming with whale sharks was a definite highlight as well as the island hopping round El... Show more
    Wanderlands Travel commented on this review
    Hi Fiona, thank you very much for your review and recommendation, wow 10/10!!! :D It was awesome to have you on tour with us in the Philippines and we're super happy to hear that you've had the best time :) and that you've enjoyed all the activities... Show more
    Trip date: February 2020
  • S
    · February 21st, 2020
    What an amazing experience, from start to finish! We had an amazing group, with people from different parts of the world, some solo travellers, a couple, sisters and some friends. We instantly became a family! I have travelled many times before... Show more
    Wanderlands Travel commented on this review
    Dear Stacey, wow, thank you so much for your amazing review! We're sooo happy to hear that you've had the most awesome time with us and the whole group in the Philippines and that you've enjoyed the whale shark diving especially :) And thank you for... Show more
    Trip date: February 2020
  • M
    · February 21st, 2020
    I’ve had the most amazing time on my trip to the Philippines! I have met so many amazing people and had the opportunity to see and do so many things. Having everything planned out for us made it really easy to enjoy my time and relax, with our guide Dan... Show more
    Wanderlands Travel commented on this review
    Dear Megan, thank you very much for your review! We're happy to hear that you've had the best time with us in the Philippines :) and that you've enjoyed all the activities! And thank you for your sweet words for our group leader Dan, we appreciate it.... Show more
    Trip date: February 2020
  • C
    · February 21st, 2020
    I had such an amazing time doing this tour! our tour guide Dan was so kind, organised, provided great recommendations for local restaurants and was always prepared to help us if we needed. my favourite part of the tour was island hopping in El Nido and... Show more
    Wanderlands Travel commented on this review
    Hi Claire, thank you so much for your amazing review and for being part of this Wanderlands tour! We're stoked to hear that you've had the most awesome time with us and the whole group in the Philippines and that you've enjoyed the island hopping in El... Show more
    Trip date: February 2020

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Wanderlands Philippines - 12 Days
From Manila to El Nido
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Frequently Asked Questions

    • What are the optional excursions?

      Wanderlands Travel include a lot of amazing activities in their itineraries so the only optional excursion they offer currently for this tour is the following-

      El Nido zipline. Price: starting from 500 php
      Please be advised that this is a guideline only and that the price is subject to change.

      Your tour guide will also give you recommendations on what to do throughout the tour when you have free time.

    • When and where does the tour end?

      The final day of this tour is a departure day with no planned activities so you can leave at any time from the Cuna Hotel in El Nido and your trip leader will be on hand to help you with any onwards travel you have planned.

    • When and where does the tour start?

      The tour will start from the Lub D Hotel in Manila and you can arrive at any time on day 1 as it is just an arrivals day with no activities planned. However, there is an optional group welcome dinner planned at approximately 5pm if you wish to join, where you can meet your tour guide and fellow travellers.
      (Please be aware that the meeting hotel is subject to change until your final documents are released.)

    • Can you assist with booking additional accommodation?

      Of course, we can! Once you have a confirmed booking on this tour, we can request additional accommodation for you with the tour operator.

    • Do I need a visa?

      As a tour booking website, TourRadar cannot organise visas for you on your behalf as the visa requirements are regularly being updated and vary for the nationality of one traveller to the next. It is for this reason that we recommend checking with your local embassy or consulate website for the latest up to date information.

    • What is the baggage weight on the domestic flights?

      You can take up to 20kg luggage on domestic flights and 7kg carry on.

    • Where is the closest airport to the start of the tour?

      The nearest airport to start the tour of is the Ninoy Aquino International airport in Manila.

    • What is included in the tour price?

      Here's a list of inclusions:

      - Airport pick up
      - 11 nights accommodation
      - All transport (including 3 domestic flights)
      - All activities
      - Private guide & driver
      - Some meals & drinks
      - Support & advice for onward travel around South East Asia

      Domestic flights will be included, some breakfast and lunch will be paid for.

      To see a full breakdown of the inclusions please click 'Whats Included' on the main tour page.

    • Are the flights included?

      The tour cosy includes 3 domestic flights: Manila-Puerto Princesa, Puerto Princesa-Cebu and Cebu-Boracay.

      Flights before and after the tour are not included and you will need to arrange these separately by yourself once your tour is guaranteed. As we specialise in organising the best tours around the world for you, we are unable to advise on flight prices or book flights on your behalf. If you have not already booked your flights we recommend checking out the following link which is powered by Skyscanner - https://flights.tourradar.com

    • I'm a solo traveller, is there a single supplement?

      Wanderlands Travel doesn't offer a single supplement on this tour, as a private room cannot be guaranteed. However, once you are on the tour and if there is availability for a private room, then you can pay the hotel directly. If you are a solo traveller you will be roomed with a fellow traveller of the same gender.

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    Good to Know

    • Currency
      Philippine Peso
      Philippines
    • Plugs & Adapters

      As a traveller from USA, Canada you will need an adaptor for types C, E, F. As a traveller from England, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa you will need an adaptor for types A, B, C, E, F.

      Type A
      Philippines
      Type B
      Philippines
      Type C
      Philippines
      Type E
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      Type F
      Philippines
    • Vaccines
      • These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
      • Typhoid - Recommended for Philippines. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
      • Hepatitis A - Recommended for Philippines. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
      • Cholera - Recommended for Philippines. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
      • Tuberculosis - Recommended for Philippines. Ideally 3 months before travel.
      • Hepatitis B - Recommended for Philippines. Ideally 2 months before travel.
      • Yellow fever - Certificate of vaccination required if arriving from an area with a risk of yellow fever transmission for Philippines. Ideally 10 days before travel.
      • Japanese B encephalitis - Recommended for Philippines. Ideally 1 month before travel.
    • Visa
      • Unfortunately we cannot offer you a visa application service. Whether you need a visa or not depends on your nationality and where you wish to travel. Assuming your home country does not have a visa agreement with the country you're planning to visit, you will need to apply for a visa in advance of your scheduled departure.
      • Here is an indication for which countries you might need a visa. Please contact the local embassy for help applying for visas to these places.
    • Payment information
      • For any tour departing before June 12th, 2021 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after June 12th, 2021, a minimum payment of $72 is required to confirm your booking with Wanderlands Travel. The final payment will be automatically charged to your credit card on the designated due date. The final payment of the remaining balance is required at least 60 days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
      • Some departure dates and prices may vary and Wanderlands Travel will contact you with any discrepancies before your booking is confirmed.
      • The following cards are accepted for "Wanderlands Travel" tours: Visa, Maestro, Mastercard, American Express or PayPal. TourRadar does NOT charge you an extra fee for using any of these payment methods.
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      Some tours are not suitable for mobility-restricted traveller, however, some operators may be able to accommodate special requests. For any enquiries, you can contact our customer support team, who are ready and waiting to help you.

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