Philippines Adventure Tours

How do you picture paradise? Trekking through towering rice terraces and befriending the locals who call them home? Learning to dive in crystal clear water? Snorkelling with whale sharks amidst karst mountans and coral? Or simply kicking back in a hammock with a San Miguel as the sun goes down? There are endless tropical islands to explore in the Philippines, and our adventures and tours throughout them offer you all of the above... 

Island Hopping in the Philippines

A trip to the Philippines is more than just a beach holiday. Get off your towel and explore endless colourful marine life, underground rivers, jungle clad limestone cliffs, and awesome nightlife, scattered across thousands - yes, thousands - of islands...
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Islands of the Philippines on a Shoestring
For travellers looking for a strange and beautiful adventure, this unique, eight-day, island-hopping trek through the Philippines will show you the best of the country’s nature, beaches, and cultural life. Roam Bohol’s famous Chocolate Hills, dive with massive whale sharks in the clearest of clear blue waters, roam through exotic Manila and historic Cebu, and chill out for three days in mystic Siquijor.
7 days | Was £999, now from £849 - 15% off


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Philippines Island Hopping
Philippines Island Hopping
Sample all the best that the Philippines has to offer on this epic 14-day independent adventure, full to the brim with snorkelling, rock climbing, trekking, island-hopping and lounging beachside! Highlights include a thrilling ziplining trip in Ugong, a boat ride along the mysterious and beautiful Sabang Underground River and a trip to the iconic Chocolate Hills.

14 days | Was £1,954, now from £1,661 - 15% off

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Philippines El Nido
El Nido Island Hopping
Including your meals, accommodation and transfers, this Island Hopper tour weaves you through countless stunning islands, where you can swim with turtles, spot colourful fish, sip cocktails on the sand and relax amongst El Nido's unbeatable scenery. You'll pass through Manila and Puerta Princessa, too for extra highlights. 

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4 days | From £570

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Wanderlands Philippines
Welcome to The Philippines! See amazing sights, explore stunning beaches, splash around in waterfalls, swim with whale sharks, snorkel the crystal clear waters, discover the Filipino culture and enjoy the best sunsets of your life. Meet the locals, kayak through caves, take the leap of cliff jumping, relax in a lagoon, indulge in delicious food and party the night away... then move onto the next island and do it all again!

12 days | From £1,236

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Small Group Adventures

Our small group adventure tours embrace authentic accommodation and local transportation to bring you face to face with fascinating cultures.
Banue Rice terraces tour
Manila to Boracay on a Shoestring
Explore Manila before embarking on a journey through the Philippines' beautiful north. Trek through Banaue's amazing rice terraces, discover mysterious 'hanging coffins' in the jungles of Sagada, and spend a night in a local family homestay. Then it's on to the beautiful beaches of Boracay for snorkelling, diving, partying, or simply snoozing before heading back to Manila.

10 days | £899

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North & South Philippines on a Shoestring
With a little more time on your hands, book this 16 day adventure in the Philippines. Snorkel or snooze on the beaches of beautiful Boracay, and if your'e in season swim with whale sharks, explore Banaue and Batad's rice terraces, discover caves and waterfalls, and get to grips with epic Manila. You'll also experience a real feel of Filipino culture with two homestays thrown in. 

16 days | £1,899

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Northern Philippines group adventure
Northern Philippines Adventure
Get off the beaten track on this nine day adventure through Northern Philippines. Travel to Banaue where you will visit the infamous Batad Rice Terraces and explore Sagada's waterfalls, caves and the iconic 'hanging coffins'. Next up, you will experience the charming Spanish colonial town Vigan before seeing World Heritage Sites in Laong. 

9 days | £1,199

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Philippines waterfalls
One Life Philippines Adventure
The Philippines is regualarly heralded as being the hottest new destination and this awesome tour certainly helps prove the claim. Sail along the Underground River, hit the town in energetic Manila, snorkel with turtles in El Nido and learn about local life in Palawan. This tour includes all accomodation, transport and some meals. 

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10 days from £889

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Active Philippines: Trekking & Diving

Come away from Southeast Asia's most dramatic set of islands with more than just a tan and amazing snaps. You could get PADI Open Water qualified in stunning El Nido, develop legs of steel on a six day trek though the north's Cordilliera region, or learn to paddle board on Cebu... 
El Nido diving
Learn to dive in El Nido
The word paradise is often thrown around left, right and centre but when it comes to El Nido it suffices. From its towering marble cliffs, 50+ white sand beaches and kaleidoscopic coral reefd, you'd be hard pressed to find somewhere better to learn to dive. Learn the practical skills you'll need for the PADI Open Water certification on either a two or three day course, with the rest of your time to relax.

10 days | From £899

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Banue Rice Terraces
Banue Rice Terraces
Majestic valleys, magical forests and mind-blowing rice terraces; Ifuago is a must on any trip to the Philippines. Arriving in Banaue, board a tricycle to Kinakin where you'll start a trek across trails to Cambulo. Continue visa traditional villages and waterfalls to Batad, home to rice terraces and old ancestral bones wrapped in blankets - yikes! Head back to Manila on your final day.

6 days | From £455

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Cordilliera Trekking tour Philippines
Cordilliera Trekking
The Cordilliera region consists of vast mountian ranges, world-famous rice terraces and centuries-old tribes, and this trip will put you right into the heart of it. Travel to Banuae, home to the rice terraces, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, head to Bontoc and trek to Maligcong Terraces, then visit Kalinga for a village trek and an audience with the region's last tattoo artist. 

6 days | From £517

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Bohol, Cebu & the Chocolate Hills
An ideal combination of guided activity and free time, you'll spend 5 days visiting Bohol's famous Chocolate Hills, biking throughout their stunning surrounds, meeting tiny tarsiers, paddle-boarding through paradise, and of course, relaxing on the beach. Includes beachside accommodation, 4 breakfasts, transfers to/from Manila and your guide.

5 days | From £315

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