Philippines
Luxury Specialist

Pascal Van De Bunte Journey to the Philippines

27 December 2024 to 09 January 2025
8 guests

Welcome to an extraordinary luxury travel experience in the Philippines, meticulously crafted for an unparalleled journey tailored to your unique preferences. From the moment you arrive in Manila, every aspect of your trip will be taken care of, ensuring a seamless and stress-free adventure.

 

Begin your adventure on the vibrant island of Boracay, renowned for its stunning beaches, world-class restaurants, and exciting nightlife, especially during the New Year’s celebrations. Stay at the prestigious Lind resort on Station 1 White Beach, perfectly located to be within walking distance of all the parties and dining options. Celebrate New Year’s Eve with a sumptuous dinner at the resort.

 

On the first of January, embark on a journey to the breathtaking El Nido, one of the most enchanting tourist destinations in the Philippines. Be accommodated at the charming Mahogany resort, boasting an impressive garden and situated on the picturesque Corong Coron beach. This idyllic location serves as the starting point for an exclusive and remarkable 6-day private luxury cruise from El Nido to Coron.

 

During this cruise, discover secluded private islands, explore awe-inspiring lagoons, and escape the crowds of mainstream tourism. This is truly one of the best and most undiscovered cruises in the world. To add an extra thrill to your journey, diving experiences with sharks and in the wrecks are included.

Conclude your intense and discovery-filled trip with a flight back to Manila, marking the end of an unforgettable adventure in the Philippines.

27 DECEMBER 2024

Arrival to The Philippines

Upon your arrival in Manila, experience a warm and personalized welcome as our private van, accompanied by an LXV representative, awaits you at the airport. We will ensure a smooth and comfortable transfer to your luxurious accommodations in the heart of Bonifacio Global City (BGC), the prestigious Shangri-La BGC.

To enhance your stay in this vibrant metropolis, we will be more than happy to assist you in reserving the city’s finest restaurants and bars, allowing you to immerse yourself in Manila’s rich culinary and nightlife scene.

Meet your LXV Travel Assistant

Arrival In Manila / Transfer to Hotel

13:05PM: Enjoy a seamless and stress-free arrival in Manila as your dedicated LXV Travel Concierge and a spacious Hyundai H350 van await your arrival at the airport. We will ensure a comfortable and efficient transfer to your luxurious accommodations, marking the beginning of an exceptional travel experience.

Your Resort in BGC

Shangri-La The Fort

Shangri-La The Fort boasts an excellent location in the center of Bonifacio Global City (BGC). The hotel features exceptional dining options and a luxurious mall on-site. Additionally, it is just a short walk away from the vibrant Burgos Circle and BGC High Street, where you can find an array of shops, restaurants, and bars.

Free Afternoon/Evening in BGC

During your stay in Bonifacio Global City (BGC), we are more than happy to assist you in reserving tables at the city’s top bars and restaurants, such as Dr. Wine and Uma Nota. Simply reach out to your dedicated travel concierge for recommendations and assistance in securing your reservations.

28 DECEMBER 2024 to 01 JANUARY 2024

Your Boracay Vacations

Embark on your journey to the enchanting island of Boracay, a premier destination in the Philippines for luxury resorts and fine dining experiences. This popular location, especially during the New Year period, attracts a multitude of tourists and offers a lively atmosphere with numerous parties and events.

Your Destination

About Boracay

Boracay is a lively and captivating island in the Philippines, renowned as a top tourist destination. This tropical paradise offers an abundance of luxury resorts, exceptional restaurants, and vibrant bars, making it an ideal location for both relaxation and entertainment. During the New Year period, Boracay’s White Beach transforms into a bustling hub of events and parties, creating an unforgettable atmosphere for visitors.

Your Resort

The Lind Boracay

The Lind Boracay is a sophisticated and modern resort nestled on the pristine shores of White Beach, one of Boracay’s most iconic and sought-after locations. As one of the newest resorts on the island, The Lind Boracay boasts contemporary design, luxurious accommodations, and exceptional amenities, making it an ideal choice for discerning travelers seeking a memorable and indulgent getaway. Its prime location offers guests convenient access to an array of dining, shopping, and entertainment options, as well as the island’s famous sunsets and vibrant nightlife.

31 December 2024

New Year Eve Dinner

Details Coming Soon

01 JANUARY 2025

El Nido

On the early afternoon of the 1st of January, you will be seamlessly transferred and board a flight to El Nido, the next captivating destination on your journey. This enchanting location serves as the departure point for an extraordinary and unparalleled cruise experience in the Philippines.

El Nido

About El Nido

El Nido is a mesmerizing coastal town in the Philippines, located on the northern tip of Palawan Island. Renowned for its breathtaking natural beauty, El Nido boasts pristine white-sand beaches, crystal-clear turquoise waters, and dramatic limestone cliffs. The region is also home to a diverse array of marine life and vibrant coral reefs, making it an ideal destination for snorkeling, diving, and island-hopping adventures. With its stunning landscapes and abundant opportunities for exploration, El Nido has become a sought-after destination for travelers from around the world.

Your Resort

Mahogany Resort El Nido

Mahogany Resort is an enchanting boutique hotel nestled on the picturesque Corong Coron Beach in El Nido, Palawan. The resort offers a tranquil and serene atmosphere, surrounded by lush greenery and stunning ocean views. With its well-appointed rooms, attentive service, and convenient access to El Nido’s natural wonders, Mahogany Resort is an ideal choice for travelers seeking a comfortable and memorable stay in this captivating coastal town.

Your Dinner

Mahogany or Tass Restaurant

For an unforgettable dining experience during your stay in El Nido, we can arrange a reservation at Mahogany Restaurant, where you can savor delicious cuisine while enjoying a breathtaking sunset view under the trees. Alternatively, we can book a table for you at the nearby fine dining establishment, Taas Restaurant. Led by a talented French chef, Taas offers an exquisite 8-course dining experience that expertly blends local ingredients for a truly unique culinary adventure.

02 JANUARY 2025

El Nido

Sunset

Maremegmeg Beach Club Sunset

For an unforgettable evening in El Nido, we can arrange a reservation for you at Maremegmeg Bar and Restaurant, one of the top locations in the area for stunning sunsets and enjoyable music. This popular venue offers a delightful atmosphere, perfect for unwinding and savoring delicious food and drinks as the sun dips below the horizon.

03 January 2025 to 08 January 2025

Cruise El Nido to Coron

Your Private Catamaran

Sunreef 60 Loft

Embark on your exclusive private cruise aboard the LXV-managed Sunreef 60 Loft, featuring four spacious bedrooms with three queen-sized beds and two single beds. The boat is fully staffed with a dedicated crew, including a captain, a chef, a mousse, and a technician, to ensure a seamless and enjoyable experience. Full-board meals will be expertly prepared and served throughout your journey.

03 January 2025

El Nido Archipelago Tour

Early in the morning, our crew will pick you up around 7 AM to board our Sunreef 60. An early departure is necessary to reach Big Lagoon ahead of the mass tourism. We will then cruise through the heart of the Bacuit Archipelago, visiting Snake Island and the secluded beaches on Cadlao Island.

04 January 2025

Black Tip Sharks & Turtles Linapacan Islands

On this day, we will have an early start and take everyone to the Sibaltan Dive Center to familiarize themselves with the equipment. A private traditional bangka boat will then transport us to an incredible diving spot, boasting stunning coral reefs and a remarkable 80% chance of encountering blacktip sharks or manta rays. Each person will have the opportunity to enjoy two dives.

Following the exhilarating diving experience, we will return to the Sunreef 60 and continue our journey north to the breathtaking and secluded beaches, islands, and turtle sanctuaries of Linapacan. This hidden gem is considered one of the most beautiful and least-visited places in the Philippines.

05 January 2025

Private Island & Reefs

As the sun rises, we will make our way to the enchanting Ditaytayan Island and its captivating sandbar, followed by a visit to the idyllic Coco Beach. In the afternoon, you will have the opportunity to explore the stunning private islands of Banana, Cheron, or Bamboo, each boasting pristine white sands and vibrant coral reefs.

06 January 2025

Lakes, Lagoons & Reefs

On this day, we will wake up at the incredible interior saltwater lakes of Barracuda, a truly wondrous place to swim in before the tourists arrive. Then, we will head to the beautiful Twin Lagoons around 9 AM. We will sail during lunchtime to the east, passing by Sangat Reef and islands.

07 January 2025

WW2 Wrecks & Islands

On this day, we will arrange for a morning drop-off at the Pirate Divers shop to familiarize yourself with the scuba diving equipment before embarking on two exhilarating dives into the monumental WW2 Japanese wrecks, which are some of the most accessible in the world. In the afternoon, we will enjoy a leisurely sail to East Cay, Maltatayoc, and culminate the day with a delightful dinner on North Cay island.

08 January 2025

Dugongs, Caves & Islands

On this day, we will begin our adventure at the dugong spot, where you will have a 70% chance of snorkeling with these gentle and enormous marine creatures. Following this unforgettable encounter, we will cruise to the remarkable Black Island, featuring a majestic cave and an interior swimming pool. Afterward, we will continue to Busuanga Bay, where you can enjoy paddleboarding and kayaking in the mangrove. Finally, we will arrange for your drop-off at your resort.

08 January 2025 - Your Accommodation

Marina Del Sol Resort & Marina

You will conclude your remarkable journey with a stay at the enchanting Marina Del Sol Resort. Nestled on the picturesque shores of Busuanga, this inviting resort offers well-appointed accommodations, attentive service, and a serene atmosphere, making it the perfect place to unwind and reflect on your unforgettable adventure. You will be dropped off at Marina Del Sol Resort by 6 PM.

09 January 2025

Return to Manila

FLIGHT

TRANSFER TO MANILA

Your journey will continue with an early morning departure from the resort in private vans, transporting you to the Busuanga Airport. You can expect to arrive in Manila around 11 AM, where new adventures and experiences await.

DAY TOUR

Intramuros Tour & Lunch with Guide

Upon your arrival at the airport, a private van will be waiting to transport you to Intramuros, the historic heart of Manila, where you will explore the captivating Spanish colonial vestiges. To complete your cultural immersion, we will also arrange a lunch for you at Barbara’s Heritage Restaurant, or at any other Filipino restaurant of your choice.

INTERNATIONAL FLIGHT

International Flight

– Your Private Van will drop you at 4:30PM at the NAIA international airport

– International Flight Singapore Airlines SQ 921 at 19:00 PM