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Travel Guidelines

Check if your country requires VISA to enter the Philippines.

In response to the IATF directive eArrivalCard will be officially replaced by eTravel which incorporates the health declaration checklist.

A. FULLY VACCINATED (Filipino and Foreign Travelers)

No pre-departure COVID-19 Test requirement – Must have received the 2nd dose in a 2-dose series or a single dose COVID-19 vaccine more than fourteen (14) days prior to the date and time of departure from the country of origin/port of embarkation.

B. UNVACCINATED or PARTIALLY VACCINATED (Filipino and Foreign Travelers)

1. Travelers 15 years and older shall present a remotely supervised/laboratory-based Rapid Antigen Test administered and certified by a healthcare professional in a healthcare facility, laboratory, clinic, or other similar establishment taken 24 hours prior to the date and time of departure from country of origin/first port of embarkation in a continuous travel to the Philippines, excluding lay-overs; provided that, he/she has not left the airport premises or has not been admitted into another country during such lay-over.

2. Travelers 15 years and older who fail to present a negative pre-departure testing shall be required to undergo a laboratory-based Antigen Test UPON ARRIVAL at the airport.

3. ACCOMPANIED minors below 15 years of age who are NOT VACCINATED for any reason whatsoever shall follow the quarantine protocols of their parent/s or an accompanying adult/guardian traveling with them.

4. UNACCOMPANIED minors below 15 years of age who are NOT VACCINATED for any reason whatsoever shall follow the protocols set forth in Section B (1) and (2) above.

NOTE: Any inbound traveler, whether Filipino or Foreign national, who shall test positive for COVID-19 through rapid antigen test shall be subjected to the latest prevailing quarantine and isolation protocols of the DOH.


• World Health Organization International Certificate of Vaccination and Prophylaxis;

• VaxCertPH;

• National or State Manual/Digital Vaccination Certificate of the Country/Foreign Government;

• Other proof of vaccination permitted by the IATF.

Source: https://www.onehealthpass.com.ph/OHP-NEW-DESIGN/Entry-Guidelines.html



Seaside Boulevard, Coral Way, Pasay, 1300 Metro Manila


Our hotel sits atop the S Maison retail complex on the edge of Manila Bay, with a direct link to SMX Convention Center and Mall of Asia. The building’s architecture is inspired by views of the bay and the Makati city skyline. We offer a luxury spa and cocktails beside our pool. Ninoy Aquino International Airport is 15 minutes away.

The discounter rates are inclusive of buffet breakfast and in-room internet 

2nd person surcharge is at Php 500+++ per night. 

3rd person surcharge is at Php 2,500+++ per night. 

All rates quoted are in Philippine Peso and exclude 10% Service Charge, 12% Value Added Tax and prevailing .825% Local Tax. 



Contact Details:

Hotel Contact Name: Ian Bencio David

Title: Assistant Director of Sales

E-mail address: [email protected]

Phone: +63 02 8833 9999

Fax: +63 02 8832 9999




New Seaside Dr, Entertainment City, Parañaque, 1701 Kalakhang Maynila

Experience a grand icon!
The jewel of Entertainment City, Okada Manila welcomes you to 47 hectares of scenic oceanfront for your staying, playing and dining pleasure.

Located 3 kilometers away from the Ninoy Aquino International Airport, Okada Manila is an exciting multi-dimensional property that boasts a premium selection of hospitality, extensive range of function venues, dining, retail, gaming and leisure options designed to exceed all types of guest expectations. The resort is located on the beautiful Manila Bay, which provides guests with a spectacular view of one of the world’s best sunsets. 

All of the above complemented by enticing attractions such as the premium shopping promenade, the largest and most exciting gaming areas, an impressive night-club and indoor beach club, the finest and most technologically advanced hotel accommodations, a wide range of dining options and one of the biggest fountains. 

The integration of Japanese service and Filipino hospitality, ensures that your guests will have the most memorable experiences.

 Rate Inclusions: 

  • Room accommodation 
  • Complimentary WiFi access throughout the resort facilities 
  • Complimentary bottled water replenished daily 
  • In-room safety deposit box 
  • In-room tablet 
  • Outdoor Swimming pool and health club 
  • Complimentary Valet for all in house guests 
  • Complimentary local calls within Metro Manila (for calls to mobile numbers, NDD and IDD appropriate rates apply). 
  • Complimentary self-parking (subject to availability) 

 Additional Inclusions for Room Package with Breakfast and Airport Transfer: 

  • Round Trip Airport Transfers to and from the resort to MIAA terminals 1-4 
  • (Flight details must be indicated in the room reservation.

Terms and Conditions: 

  • The rates indicated are exclusive of 10% service charge, 12% vat and 0.75% local government tax. 
  • Note: All Foreign Passport Holders paying on personal account are exempted from Value Added Tax (VAT) of 12% upon presentation of passport upon check in. 
  • Local attendees must present valid government ID upon check in. 
  • Booking period is from March 4, 2023 to June 30, 2023. 
  • Rates quoted are valid from July 15, 2023 to July 24, 2023 (except during blackout dates) 
  • Additional night(s) outside of July 15, 2023 to July 24, 2023 may be booked under corporate rates or best available rate. 
  • Rates are for the use of all SIGMA ASIA attendees, the company’s business partners and guests only. 
  • Additional guest fee of PHP 3,498.38 nett for Extra Person/Bed (inclusive of breakfast). 
  • Rooms will still be subject to availability. 
  • Attendees to book directly with the hotel using the link and promo code OKDSIG723 provided via call, email or reservation form. 
  • Credit Card details are required prior to booking to confirm reservation 

Attendees may also book through Hotel’s Reservation team through the following options: 

  • Make sure to inform the booking agent your group promo code OKDSIG723. 
  • Check in time is at 3 PM and Check out time is at 12 NN. 
  • Early departure which are advised later than 12 PM on the day of new departure will be charged 100% of the room charge, for 1 night. 
  • Late check out up to 6 PM on the day of departure will be charged 50% of the room of the previous night. 
  • Late check out later than 6:00 PM on the day of departure will be charged 100% of the room charged of the current night. 
  • Room view, smoking and non-smoking preference, early check-in/ late check-out shall be subject to room availability. 
  • The Hotel will require a credit card imprint from each guest upon check in to cover any additional charges, i.e. mini bar, in-house video, telephone, etc. that are the responsibility of the guest. If the guest requests to pay by cash, the Hotel will require a PHP5,000.00 per day cash deposit on check in, the balance of which will be refunded upon check out. 
  • Cancellation: Room Reservation should be cancelled 72 hours prior will not be charged, hence late cancellation within 72 hours and NO SHOW is subject to one night fee. 
  • Amendment: Room Reservation may be amended at least 72 hours prior to arrival subject to applicable charges.

All attendees to book directly with the hotel using a reservation link starting (April 1, 2023). Credit card details (including full name of cardholder as appear on credit card, card number and expiry date) are required prior to booking to confirm reservation.


Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila, CCP Complex, Roxas Blvd., Pasay City 1300 Philippines

We are delighted to be your hotel of choice as a magnifique stay awaits you at the only 5-star luxury resort hotel in Manila. Standing amid an expansive tropical setting with the spectacular view of Manila Bay, Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila Manila presents a haven of relaxing leisurely respite and gastronomic pleasures as you live the French Way.

Contact Details:


PAL Exclusive Promo for SiGMA Delegates

15% discount on select PAL booking class

(From PAL online international route to Manila)

10% discount on select PAL booking class

(From PAL online PH domestic route to Manila)

General Conditions:

  1. Ticketing/Sale period: 20 March to 31 May 2023
  2. Travel period: 10 July to 04 August 2023
  3. Discount is applicable to SIGMA Summit delegates
  4. Valid for roundtrip PAL online international points (excluding Los Angeles, San Francisco & Toronto) to Manila and from PAL online Philippine domestic points to Manila
  5. Valid for transaction via PAL website at www.philippineairlines.com (through a unique promo code: PALSIGMA23
  6. Fare brand conditions and attributes shall apply
  7. With applicable free baggage allowance
  8. With Mabuhay Miles mileage accrual depending on the fare brand
  9. No other discounts shall apply
  10. Seats are subject to availability upon booking

QATAR AIRWAYS Promo for SiGMA Delegates

Exclusively for attendees of Sigma Asia, we are offering 8-12% off select Economy and Business Class fares, for one-way or return flights, when they book with the promo code Sigma23.

  1. Applies to flights from the USA, Europe and South Africa to the Philippines
  2. Award-winning experience with world-class service
  3. A reliable, expandingnetwork of more than 160 destinations
  4. A range of services such as Economy Reserve, Preferred Seat, Lounge Access and more

Book between 10 May - 21 July 2023 for travel between 9 July - 1 August 2023.

*Fare restrictions may apply
*Baggage allowance applicable
*Avios accruable