Tour Itinerary

14 Day Tour at Boracay Hills and Fridays Resort

WOW – Philippines !!  The land of 7100 islands !

NEW !  Exciting Destination – Beautiful Beaches – Unspoilt Islands – Swimming in crystal clear water – Scuba Diving – PADI Diving – Snorkelling – Kayaking.

DAY 01: Arrive Manila
Boracay Hills Boutique HotelArrive Manila.  Met upon arrival and transfer to Diamond Hotel. The hotel is located on Manila Bay that offers beautiful sunsets.  If time allows, the major cultural spot to visit in Manila is Intramuros:  walking distance from the hotel.  You can discover the old Spanish walled city with its remnants of colonial times: San Agustin Church and Museum, Manila Cathedral, Casa Manila and many old Spanish houses, and of course, Fort Santiago, the Spanish fortress by the river.
For those who are more into shopping, the nearby Robinson’s Mall offers inexpensive shopping.  For dinner, you can enjoy Manila nightlife around: the Manila Bay Walk offers a wide variety of restaurants and grills in a pleasant setting, and Malate district has plenty of lively bars and pubs…
Overnight Diamond Hotel.

DAY 02: Manila – Boracay
Boracay Hills Pool Breakfast at the Diamond Hotel.  Later transfer to Domestic airport for your flight Manila/Caticlan.   Met on arrival and 10-minute transfer by land to the jetty for a 20-minute sea transfer by private boat/outrigger to Boracay Island, disembarking on the main beach, with sometimes having to walk on knee-deep waters.  In order that the natural beauty and environment are not spoilt, no jetty is allowed.  Met on arrival and 5-minute land transfer to Boracay Hills Resort, on the southern part of the island.  Overnight Boracay Hills (super deluxe room).

Boracay Hills is a beautiful boutique style resort and had just been awarded by TripsAdvisor.com as “One of the Little Gems of Asia 2006” Award.  Although not on the beach, it is 10 minutes walk away where there are many restaurants, bars and clubs. It is a peaceful haven in a lovely tropical garden with superb swimming pool.  For a soothing and relaxing experience, its spa is among the most reputable in the island.
Boracay Hills was voted ‘One of the little gems of Asia 2006’ Award by tripsadvisor.com

DAY 03 to DAY6: Boracay Hills
Davao Street Parade Breakfast.  The day can be spent in the peace and quiet of the garden or exploring Boracay Island:  this croissant-shaped island has a perfect white powdery sand beach on the west side ranked by several magazines among the top 10 beaches of the world.
The 4-kilometer strip along the main beach has everything for everyone and for all budgets: restaurants, bars, pubs, discos, massage parlours, shops, internet cafes, scuba diving centres, various seawater activities (kayaks, hobiecat, windsurf, banana boat, water ski, etc…).  More wind blows on the Eastern side of the island during the tourist season and makes it a favourite spot among windsurfers.  The golf enthusiast can tee off at the challenging and sculptured course sprawling on the northern part of the island.  Overnight at Boracay Hills.

DAY 07: Boracay Hills – Fridays
Breakfast at Boracay Hills.  30-minute land transfer to the Northern part of the island and check in at Friday’s Beach Resort.   Overnight at Friday’s (Deluxe Room).

El Nido Water Cottages Fridays Resort at the other end of one of the most beautiful white sand beaches in the world.  All activities can be enjoyed including swimming, snorkelling, diving, sandcastle building and within walking distance there are many bars, restaurants, shops and night entertainment.  It is a 4 star resort with excellent facilities and comfortable air-conditioned large rooms. It is right on the beach with a swimming pool and all water sports.  Its location at the northern tip of the main beach makes it quite exclusive.  It is also the area where the beach is the widest and therefore, the most beautiful!

DAY 08 to DAY 11: Fridays Beach Resort
Breakfast.  The day can be spent on the beach or taking part in water sports.  Boracay has so much to offer and from that part of the beach, you can have a glimpse of the pulsating nightlife bustling towards the south.  Overnight Friday’s.

DAY12: Fridays Beach Resort – Manila
Breakfast Friday’s.  Later 30-minute transfer by sea to Caticlan jetty and by land to Caticlan airport for your flight Caticlan/Manila.  Met on arrival and transferred to the Diamond Hotel for overnight stay and a last night back to civilization on the cosmopolitan city of Manila.

DAY13: Manila
Breakfast Diamond Hotel.  Later transfer to international airport for Departure.

TOUR COST

All Tours are subject to an Acceptance Payment/Deposit of £200.

Cost per person on twin share basis as per itinera20

On application for the current Tour Cost

Notes:
Prices are applicable during regular season and should be confirmed after October … supplement during peak dates are applicable (usually Christmas/New Year, Chinese New Year and Easter).

Price is always subject to availability and should always be reconfirmed upon reservation.
Cheaper alternative may also be available at other beaches in Puerto Galera for those with tight budget…

Payment.
1.On acceptance – £200 per person Acceptance Payment (non refundable) by bank transfer or cheque payable to “S W & M Miller”

Your Contract for all tour arrangements is directly with Asiaventure, Philippines to whom payment for the tour is made.

2. Eight weeks prior to arrival in Philippines or on Acceptance  – 50% payable in US $, by International Bank Transfer, direct to Asiaventure, Philippines.
3. On arrival in Philippines – 50% payable, in US $, by Credit Card or Cash. Credit Card charge applicable.
 

Cancellation Charges
35 days prior to arrival a cancellation fee of US$200 per person will be applicable.
30 days notice of cancellation a fee of 25% of the total amount will be applicable.
25 days notice of cancellation a fee of 50% of the total amount will be applicable
Less than 25 days notice incurs the full amount.
Acceptance Payment non refundable
Notes:
Those prices are applicable during regular season until end of March 2007; there might be promotions available during low season (usually rainy season from end of June to early October); there might also be a supplement during peak dates (usually Christmas/New Year, Chinese New Year and Easter).  Price is always subject to availability and should always be reconfirmed upon reservation.

As Boracay is the first tourist spot in the Philippines, all kinds of rooms in all kinds of resorts for all kinds of budget can be available upon request…

Included in the Cost

  • Accommodation on a twin sharing, room and breakfast basis at the resorts specified,
  • Accommodation on a twin sharing room and breakfast basis in Manila
  • Any single room subject to supplement shown.
  • All transportation in the Philippines by air, land and sea (small aircraft)
  • Domestic Flights – small aircraft (economy), where applicable, are subject to change.
  • All currently applicable taxes.
  • The UK pounds price shown is based on current exchange rates.

 

Excluded from the Cost

  • Expenses of a personal nature such as table drinks, laundry, telephone calls, Internet charges, mineral water, tips, shopping etc.
  • Any other meals or services not mentioned in the programme.
  • Any international airfare or any airport taxes.
  • Any Government or State taxes subsequently introduced.
  • Travel Insurance