Visas for 21 days are granted on entry if you have a return ticket (not always checked) and can be extended, initially to 60 days.. Recurring entry tourist visas must be obtained before departure en route the Philippines, and are no longer gratis. A one year recurring entry visa costs $70. Every 60 days you either have to extend it (1,800 - 2,300 pesos) or leave the country and return. Visas can be extended at the Immigration Office on 7th Street, a block from the Magsaysay-Rizal Circle. Check with the RAO before reaching a total of six months in country on a tourist visa.