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City to Sea: Hong Kong, El Nido & Coron

Hong Kong & Philippines in 14 Days, 11 Nights in Destination

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See fast-paced, cosmopolitan Hong Kong plus two tranquil island paradises in the Philippines: El Nido and Coron. Soak in beautiful views in a setting that is equal parts adventurous and relaxing.

Trip Highlights

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    Hong Kong
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    Coron
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    El Nido
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    Manila

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  1. All flights

  2. Accommodation

  3. All transfers

  4. Activities

  5. Some meals

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  3. Solo travelers available

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  • 11 nights in Charm category hotels.
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Accommodation: 11 Nights

Itinerary

Begin your adventure in Hong Kong, seing sites like Victoria Peak in this metropolis that blends East and West. Spend three days there before flying to the Philippines for an island escape. Arrive in El Nido and enjoy island-hopping through the emerald-coloured sea. Continue to Coron to tour the town centre and visit more gorgeous islets. End with one night in Manila before flying home.

1st Day: US - Night on board
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Arrive at your US departure airport* ready to check-in for an overnight flight to Hong Kong. Night on board.

*If either your outbound or inbound flights depart in the early hours (before 4:00 a.m.) you must arrive at the airport the night before the indicated departure day.

2nd Day: Hong Kong
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Touch down in Hong Kong, a vibrant metropolis where east-meets-west and the skyscraper-studded skyline enthralls all who see it! Transfer to the hotel for check-in and spend the remainder of the day relaxing at the hotel or taking a stroll along the beautiful bay area.

Alternatively, take part in our optional night tour of the city*, the perfect way for you to become acquainted with your new surroundings. Overnight stay in Hong Kong.

*Optional evening cityt tour: Take part in a fully-guided sightseeing tour of Hong Kong where you will discover the city’s most emblematic sites, including the dazzling Temple street, the Avenue of Stars, modeled after the Hollywood Walk of Fame, Tsim Sha Tsui Promenade before ending your excursion witnessing the Symphony of Lights, an unforgettable nightly spectacle.

Please note: You will only be able to join this tour if your flight lands before 4 PM.

Accommodation

ONE OF OUR SELECTED HOTELS
Metropark Hotel Kowloon or similar
tripadvisor rating

2042 Reviews

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Activities

Optional
Evening city tour

Light

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3rd Day: Hong Kong
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Breakfast at the hotel. Today, embark on a half day tour of Hong Kong that will take you to some of the city’s top tourist attractions, including the city’s tallest hill (552 meters), Victoria Peak, which you will get to by cable car. You will then make your way to Repulse Bay, a luxurious residential area for dining, relaxation, and aquatic activities.

From there, stop by tourist favorites Aberdeen and Sampan Ride before heading over to Stanley Market to visit an array of different shops selling everything from silk garments, art, Chinese costume jewellery, souvenirs and more. Return to your hotel and enjoy the rest of the day at your leisure. Overnight stay in Hong Kong.

Accommodation

ONE OF OUR SELECTED HOTELS
Metropark Hotel Kowloon or similar
tripadvisor rating

2042 Reviews

See our full selection

Activities

included
Half Day Tour of Hong Kong

Light

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4th Day: Hong Kong
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Breakfast at the hotel. Enjoy the entire day at your leisure. Perhaps you can take this time to go sample the local cuisine in the hundreds of cafes, bars and restaurants this city has to offer. Alternatively, take part in one of our two optional activities; either a full day excursion to Macau* or a full day excursion to Lantau Island.** Overnight in Hong Kong.

*Optional Full Day Excursion to Macau: Take part in this tour of the city of Macau, once a Portuguese territory and today considered the ‘Las Vegas of Asia’. Stop by some of the most emblematic sights of Macau, including: A-Ma Temple, Penha Hill, Ruins of St. Paul, Leal Senado Square and Casino Venetian. 

**Optional Full Day Excursion to Lantau Island: Experience the world-renowned NP 360, a bicable gondola lift on Lantau Island in Hong Kong where you will take an incredible cable car journey to the culturally-themed Ngong Ping Village and visit the city’s biggest statue of the Buddha.

Accommodation

ONE OF OUR SELECTED HOTELS
Metropark Hotel Kowloon or similar
tripadvisor rating

2042 Reviews

See our full selection

Activities

Optional
Full Day Excursion to Lantau Island

Light

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Optional
Full Day Excursion to Macau

Light

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5th Day: Hong Kong - Manila
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Breakfast* at the hotel. Say good-bye to Hong Kong and transfer to the airport for a flight to Manila. Arrive in the capital of the Philippines and check-in at the hotel for the night. The rest of the evening is free to spend relaxing or exploring this enormous city before heading to the beach tomorrow. Overnight in Manila.

*Depending on the required departure time, you may not have a chance to enjoy the hotel breakfast.

Accommodation

ONE OF OUR SELECTED HOTELS
Hotel Celeste or similar
tripadvisor rating

350 Reviews

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6th Day: Manila - El Nido
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Breakfast at the hotel. Today, you’ll travel via domestic flight to El Nido. Arrive at this isolated island paradise and check-in at the hotel. The rest of the afternoon is yours to rest and relax! Overnight in El Nido.

The highlights of this famed destination include the breathtaking limestone cliffs and turquoise waters, creating a postcard-perfect setting. The coral reefs surrounding the area make it a haven for snorkelers and divers, with vibrant marine life to explore. With its unparalleled beauty and tranquillity, this tropical paradise captures the hearts of travellers seeking breathtaking natural wonders.

Accommodation

ONE OF OUR SELECTED HOTELS
Ipil Suites El Nido or similar
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379 Reviews

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7th Day: El Nido
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Breakfast at the hotel. Get ready for your first outdoor adventure in El Nido! Go on an island hopping tour to discover the best parts of this tropical paradise. Set off from El Nido to visit the Big Lagoon, a clear-blue body of water surrounded by dramatic views of cliffs and green rainforests. Then, see 7 Commandos Beach, Shimizu Island, and the Secret Lagoon (accessed through a tiny cave). All of these remote destinations are only reachable by boat, and offer tranquil and scenic scenery for swimming, snorkelling, and general aquatic enjoyment. Enjoy a delicious fresh lunch on board as you watch the world float by.

Return to the hotel and relax in the evening. Overnight in El Nido.

Accommodation

ONE OF OUR SELECTED HOTELS
Ipil Suites El Nido or similar
tripadvisor rating

379 Reviews

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Activities

included
El Nido Island Hopping A

Active

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8th Day: El Nido
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Breakfast at the hotel. Excited for more time on the water? Take advantage of another included island hopping tour. Today you’ll experience some of the best beaches in the Philippines, starting with Secret Beach, Hidden Beach, Star Beach, where you'll have time to swim, tan, or hike among the beautiful landscapes. Then head to the Tapiutan Strait, a narrow pass between two islets, and Helicopter Island (so-named for its unusual shape). Again, you will be served an included local lunch on board.

Return to the hotel and rest in the evening, bearing in mind that this is our last evening on this island. Overnight in El Nido.

Accommodation

ONE OF OUR SELECTED HOTELS
Ipil Suites El Nido or similar
tripadvisor rating

379 Reviews

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Activities

included
El Nido Island Hopping C

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9th Day: El Nido - Coron
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Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to the airport for a domestic flight to Coron. Once you arrive, check-in to the hotel and spend the rest of the day resting up for more island fun in the days to come. Overnight in Coron.

Coron is also located within the Palawan province archipelago. This community is known for its small fishing villages, stunning beaches & lagoons, plus the remains of various shipwrecks. Another excellent spot for moving between various islets, Coron comprises the eastern part of Busuanga Island, all of Coron Island and about 50 other minor islands stretching as far as Tara Island in the north and Canipo Island in the south.

Accommodation

ONE OF OUR SELECTED HOTELS
Charms Hotel or similar
tripadvisor rating

36 Reviews

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10th Day: Coron
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Breakfast at the hotel. This morning, take advantage of some free time to explore the island, rest at the hotel, or plan your final days in the Philippines. In the afternoon, meet your guide and set off for a tour of Coron town centre. See the gorgeous views of Mt. Tapyas, learn about the natural phenomena of the Maquinit Hot Spring, visit Lualhati Park, do some souvenir shopping, check out St. Augustine’s church, and finish in the town plaza.

Return to the hotel in the evening. Overnight in Coron.

Accommodation

ONE OF OUR SELECTED HOTELS
Charms Hotel or similar
tripadvisor rating

36 Reviews

See our full selection

Activities

included
Coron afternoon city tour

Moderate

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11th Day: Coron
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Breakfast at the hotel. Make the most of your final day with a top-tier island hopping tour. Visit several of Coron’s best-known natural attractions, from Kayangan Lake, known for great snorkelling, to the Twin Lagoons, which shock with their naturally-changing temperatures. You will also stop at Barracuda Lake, with water so clear that the sides of the nearby mountain are clearly visible descending into its depths. Then see Beach 91, Twin Peaks, Balinsasayaw, and CYC Beach (located on an especially tiny islet). Enjoy swimming, relaxing, and a delicious lunch on board as you spend the day immersed in this show stopping setting.

In the evening, head back to the hotel and prepare for tomorrow’s flight. Overnight in Coron.

Accommodation

ONE OF OUR SELECTED HOTELS
Charms Hotel or similar
tripadvisor rating

36 Reviews

See our full selection

Activities

included
Coron ultimate island hopping

Active

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12th Day: Coron - Manila
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Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to the airport for an internal flight to Manila. On arrival, head to the hotel and check-in for your final night in the Philippines. The rest of the day is at your leisure: explore this dynamic capital city, get organised to travel, or just find a delicious dinner. Overnight in Manila.

Accommodation

ONE OF OUR SELECTED HOTELS
Hotel Celeste or similar
tripadvisor rating

350 Reviews

See our full selection
13th Day: Manila - Night on board
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After breakfast* at the hotel, say goodbye to the Philippines as you transfer to the airport for a flight back to the US. Night on board.

*If your return flight departs early in the morning, you may not be able to enjoy the included breakfast.

14th Day: US
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Arrive in the US and end your trip.

Included activities

Included

Half Day Tour of Hong Kong

Included activity for day 3 in Hong Kong

Take part in a half day sightseeing tour of the very best the city has to offer, including: Victoria Peak, Repulse Bay, Aberdeen, Sampan Ride and Stanley Market for all your shopping needs.

Duration 04:00h Approx. Pick up time: 09:00 Approx

Physical rating:

Light

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Included
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In the case of adverse weather conditions, for safety reasons or for any other reasons deemed appropriate, the order and duration of the excursions included in the itinerary may be changed or cancelled without prior notice.

El Nido Island Hopping A

Included activity for day 7 in El Nido

Enjoy a day on the water seeing different islets, lagoons, and beaches, including the Big Lagoon, 7 Commandos Beach, Shimizu Island, and the Secret Lagoon. Lunch served on board.

Duration 6:00h Approx. Pick up time: info at destination

Physical rating:

Active

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Included
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In the case of adverse weather conditions, for safety reasons or for any other reasons deemed appropriate, the order and duration of the excursions included in the itinerary may be changed or cancelled without prior notice.

El Nido Island Hopping C

Included activity for day 8 in El Nido

Spend the day cruising through the beautiful bays of El Nido. Start at Secret Beach, then head to Hidden Beach, Star Beach, Tapiutan Strait, and Helicopter Island. Enjoy lunch included!

Duration 06:00h Approx. Pick up time: info at destination

Physical rating:

Active

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Coron afternoon city tour

Included activity for day 10 in Coron

Check out the sites of Coron's town center! See Mt. Tapyas, Maquinit Hot Spring, Lualhati Park, and St. Augustine’s church. Shop for local handicrafts and finish in the town plaza.

Duration 04:00h Approx. Pick up time: 15:00 Approx

Physical rating:

Moderate

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Available Activities

Activities are subject to availability. The price for each optional activity will be shown in the next step of the booking process.
Optional
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You will only be able to join this activity if your flight lands before 4 PM

Evening city tour

Suggested activity for day 2 in Hong Kong

Start exploring Hong Kong heading to the Avenue of Stars, discovering the entertainment district of Lan Kwai Fong, or eating local snacks at night markets.

Duration 04:00h Approx. Pick up time: 18:00 Approx

Physical rating:

Light

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Optional
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Tour not compatible with Macau daytrip. Must choose only one of them on this day.

Full Day Excursion to Lantau Island

Suggested activity for day 4

Hop on the famous NP360 to take an unforgettable cable car ride to the culturally-themed Ngong Ping Village and gaze at the majestic sight of Hong Kong’s biggest Buddla statue.

Duration 07:00h Approx. Pick up time: 09:00 Approx

Physical rating:

Light

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Optional
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Tour not compatible with Lantau daytrip. Must choose only one of them on this day.

Full Day Excursion to Macau

Suggested activity for day 4

Get to know this one-time Portuguese colony now known for its array of casinos and being the sin city of China. Stop by emblematic sites such as: A-Ma Temple, Penha Hill, Ruins of St. Paul, Leal Senado Square and Casino Venetian.

Duration 08:00h Approx. Pick up time: 07:30 Approx

Physical rating:

Light

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The price includes

  • Included in all our trips. more information
  • Departures from main US airports.
  • International flights: US - Hong Kong, Manila - US.
  • Internal flights: Hong Kong - Manila, Manila - El Nido, El Nido - Coron, Coron - Manila.
  • 11 nights accommodation in Charm category hotels.
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  • 11 Breakfasts and 3 lunches.
  • Transfers in air-conditioned vehicles.*
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  • Visits and entrance fees as indicated in the itinerary.
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  • All air taxes and fuel surcharge.
  • Guide/s during the excursions.
*The cancellation policy applicable is according to the Terms and Conditions available and agreed at the time of your purchase

Not included

Tips, meals, and any other services not mentioned in what's included.

 

Philippines:

*Transfers airport-hotel-airport in the Philippines are unescorted (without a guide) and in a shared van with other travelers.

Please note: island hopping tours are not accessible for those with limited mobility, given the difficulty of getting on and off the boat. Guests must have at least a basic knowledge of swimming, although life vests will be provided. Unfortunately, dietary restrictions cannot be accomodated for the lunch offered on board.

  • Hong Kong
  • Philippines
    • Entry requirements

      Passport with a minimum of six months validity.

    • Visa

      No visa is required for stays of up to 90 days.

    • Currency

      Hong Kong Dollar.

    • Language

      English and Chinese.

    • Electricity

      220 V. Adapter required.

    • Health

      There are no mandatory vaccinations for travellers from EU countries.

    • Time zone

      UTC + 08:00.

    • Other useful information

      People drive on the left-hand side of the road.

    • Tourist Office website

      http://www.tourism.gov.hk/english/welcome/welcome.html

    Remember to download your e-ticket to confirm the times of your flights and to complete online check-in using the airline’s website, or directly at the check-in desk at the airport.

    Accommodation at the hotels is as indicated. In the event of any changes to accommodation, they will always be of the same, or a higher category. The category of hotels is not standardized across all countries in the world. For this reason, the criteria may differ depending on the destination country's own standards.

    In the case of adverse weather conditions, for safety reasons or for any other reasons deemed appropriate, the order and duration of the excursions included in the itinerary may be changed or cancelled without prior notice.

    Triple room: the third bed will be a rollaway bed.

    Children: 2 - 11 years.

    If you have reduced mobility, require the use of a wheelchair, or you would prefer this tour to be a private experience for you and your group, you must contact our Experts at +1 888-488-0592 before booking to ensure that your needs can be met.

    While on the road, it is highly unlikely that the vehicle will be equipped with wifi or bathroom facilities, though rest stops will be made for long trips. We recommend purchasing a new SIM card at the airport or placing an e-SIM before travel to guarantee internet connection.

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