Cebu, Philippines

The perfect 2 days itinerary

Cebu is a province of the Philippines, located in the country’s Central Visayas region and comprising Cebu Island and more than 150 smaller surrounding islands and islets. Cebu City, the capital, is the oldest city and first capital of the Philippines, and is often called the “Queen City of the South”. It is a bustling metropolis with many historical landmarks, beautiful beaches, and a vibrant nightlife. Cebu is also known for its delicious cuisine, especially the lechon, or roasted pig.

What to do in Cebu?

This 2 days itinerary is the perfect guide to the best things to see in Cebu. It includes day-by-day activities, travel tips, and the top places to visit.

Day 1: Historical Tour of Cebu City


Start your day with a visit to the Basilica del Santo Niño, the oldest Roman Catholic church in the country. Just a short walk away is Magellan's Cross, another significant historical landmark.


Head to Fort San Pedro, a military defense structure built by the Spanish. Take a stroll around the Plaza Independencia, a park located just outside the fort.


Visit the Tops Lookout for a panoramic view of Cebu City. End your day with a delicious meal at a local restaurant, don't forget to try the famous Cebu lechon.

Day 2: Explore the Natural Beauty of Cebu


Take a trip to the beautiful Kawasan Falls, a three-tiered waterfall system in the mountains of Badian. Enjoy a refreshing swim in the turquoise waters.


Visit the Tumalog Falls, another stunning waterfall in Oslob. If you're up for an adventure, you can also go whale shark watching in Oslob.


Head back to Cebu City and enjoy a relaxing evening at the Ayala Center, a large shopping mall with a wide variety of shops, restaurants, and entertainment options.

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