15 days in Cebu Island Itinerary

15 days in Cebu Island Itinerary

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15 days in Cebu Island Itinerary

Start: Washington DC
Fly:  23​h
1
Cebu City
— 6 nights
bus + ferry:  3​h
2
Malapascua Island
— 2 nights
+2
ferry + taxi + bus:  4​h 30​min
3
Oslob
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Moalboal
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  25​h 30​min
End: Washington DC

6
nights
Cebu City

Cebu City ©
The country's second city, Cebu City boasts a number of interesting colonial buildings, thriving commercial areas, and historic temples.
Get some historical perspective at Magellan's Cross and Fort San Pedro. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Colon Street and Museo Sugbo. There's still lots to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica del Santo Nino, get a taste of the local shopping with Ayala Center Cebu, get outside with Sky Adventure at Crown Regency Cebu, and stop by SM City Cebu.

To find reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Cebu City trip planner.

Washington DC, USA to Cebu City is an approximately 23-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Philippines Time (PHT) is 13 hours. In December, Cebu City is much hotter than Washington DC - with highs of 87°F and lows of 75°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to travel to Malapascua Island.

Things to do in Cebu City

Shopping Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trip

JY Square Mall
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Basilica del Santo Nino ©
Basilica del Santo Nino
Magellan's Cross ©
Magellan's Cross
Fort San Pedro ©
Fort San Pedro

2
nights
Malapascua Island

Holidays on Malapascua Island rarely pass without a trip out to explore the bright blue waters that surround.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Sat): enjoy the sand and surf at Bounty Beach, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers. Here are some ideas for day two: step off the mainland to explore Carnasa Island, kick back and relax at Logon Beach, and then identify plant and animal life at Kalanggaman Islet.

To find ratings, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, use the Malapascua Island itinerary maker.

Do a combination of taxi and ferry from Cebu City to Malapascua Island in 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) early enough to travel to Oslob.

Things to do in Malapascua Island

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

Kalanggaman Island
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Kalanggaman Island ©
Kalanggaman Island
Bounty Beach ©
Bounty Beach

2
nights
Oslob

A vacation in Oslob offers a picture-perfect island paradise for those looking to escape the hustle and bustle of city life.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Mon): see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour and then take in the dramatic scenery at Tumalog Falls. On the next day, head off the coast to Sumilon Island, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception Church, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Tingko Beach.

For more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Oslob vacation builder.

Getting from Malapascua Island to Oslob by combination of ferry and taxi takes about 4.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can go by car to Moalboal.

Things to do in Oslob

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Sumilon Island, Tingko Beach
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Tumalog Falls ©
Tumalog Falls

3
nights
Moalboal

The collection of beaches and the treasures located just off shore encourage many people visit Moalboal.
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Basdaku Beach and Basdaku White Beach. Visiting Kawasan Falls and Pescador Island will get you outdoors. The adventure continues: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour and stroll through Savedra Dive Center.

For reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Moalboal travel itinerary creator.

Traveling by car from Oslob to Moalboal takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 87°F in December, and nighttime lows around 75°F. You will leave for home on the 31st (Sat).

Things to do in Moalboal

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trip

Kawasan Falls
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Kawasan Falls ©
Kawasan Falls
Savedra Dive Center ©
Savedra Dive Center

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