Multi-Day Tour

Northern Philippines Adventure (9 days)

G Adventures Inc.

Manila, Philippines To Manila, Philippines

Valid for Departures: 11 May 2018 - 27 Dec 2019

Northern Philippines Adventure (9 days)

Day 3

Banaue/Sagada

Day 4

Sagada

Day 5

Sagada/Vigan

Day 6

Vigan

Day 7

Vigan/Laoag

Day 8

Laoag/Manila

Itinerary

DAY LOCATION(S) HOTEL MEALS DESCRIPTION
Day 1
Manila, Philippines
None None
Day 1 Manila: There are no planned activities until an evening welcome meeting. Included Activities: Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting
Day 2
Manila, Philippines
None Breakfast
Day 2 Manila/Banaue: Travel through the stunning mountainous landscape to Banaue. Stop en route for lunch and photo ops. Visit the Provincial Museum in Bayombong to learn more about Luzon. After the long drive, stretch your legs on a short hike to the rice terrace viewpoint and the nearby village of Tam-an. Included Activities: Provincial Museum Visit Tam-an Village Visit Transport: Private Vehicle
Day 3
Banaue/Sagada
None Breakfast
Day 3 Banaue/Sagada: Hop into a local Jeepney and visit the rice terraces of Hapao. In the afternoon, continue on to Sagada with a visit to the Museum of Mountain Culture in Bontoc. Included Activities: Museum of Mountain Culture Visit Rice Terraces Tour Transport: Private Vehicle
Day 4
Sagada
None Breakfast
Day 4 Sagada: Explore the outdoor paradise of Sagada. Opt to hike or visit caves, the hanging coffins, or waterfalls set into the lush green landscape.
Day 5
Sagada/Vigan
None Breakfast
Day 5 Sagada/Vigan: Travel via Cerventes to Vigan, a beautifully preserved Spanish colonial town. In the evening, opt to visit the World Heritage-listed Santa Maria Church or to view the dancing fountain. Included Activities: Orientation Walk Transport: Private Vehicle
Day 6
Vigan
None Breakfast
Day 6 Vigan: Spend a free day exploring this lovely city. Opt to visit the pottery shop and local handloom weavers or take a horse drawn carriage tour.
Day 7
Vigan/Laoag
None Breakfast
Day 7 Vigan/Laoag: Continue on north to Laoag, visiting the World Heritage-listed Paoay Church and a scenic lake on the way. In Laoag, opt to visit the La Paz sand dunes, the sinking bell tower, or the local market. Included Activities: Paoay Church Visit Transport: Private Vehicle
Day 8
Laoag/Manila
None Breakfast
Day 8 Laoag/Manila: Opt to join the group for a final dinner together in the evening. Transport: Plane
Day 9
Manila, Philippines
None Breakfast
Day 9 Manila: We recommend booking post nights to see more of Manila, the historic sites of Intramuros and Fort Santiago are worth a visit. Included Activities: Departure Day

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With over 6,000 islands contained within its borders, the Philippines is one of the largest archipelagos in the world. While we can’t possibly show you all of the islands in just nine days, we can show you the country’s northern half – on land – which will feel more than comprehensive enough. Up here, you’ll discover the arresting inland beauty of Luzon, known for world-famous (and incredibly picturesque) terraced rice paddies. Learn about colonial history and life in tiny villages. Looking f...

About Us

G Adventures is an adventure travel pioneer offering the widest selection of affordable small group tours, safaris and expeditions all over the world. Founded by entrepreneur owner Bruce Poon Tip in 1995 and powered by an international team of passionate change makers, G Adventures was the first adventure travel company to offer 100% guaranteed departures in 2013. With nearly 700 itineraries and 110,000 travelers each year, G Adventures' award-winning trips put travelers on a first-name basis with the planet’s people, cultures, landscapes and wildlife. For more information, please visit: www.gadventures.com.

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