Palawan Coron Deep Dive Specialty Course with Guide, Equipment, Transfers & Lunch
Dive deep into Coron, Palawan’s shipwrecks in this deep dive specialty course. Perfect for certified divers, this tour is inclusive of six open water dives, transfer from the dive shop to the boat, the services of an instructor, a course book, the use of an equipment set and tanks, drinks, and complimentary lunch.
After meeting up with your guide at the Skylodge Resort Dive Shop, you will ride a boat going to the various Coron shipwrecks for your first three out of six open water dive sessions. Deep diving is a method of diving to the deepest point permitted without going inside the shipwrecks.
The available shipwreck locations include Olympia Maru, a 30-meter-deep cargo ship, Morazan Maru, a 25-meter-deep cargo ship, Kogyo Maru, a 35-meter-deep construction supply ship, Iraku Maru, a 45-meter-deep refrigeration ship, Akit Sushima, a 35-meter-deep fighter ship, and Ukikawa Maru, a 25-meter-deep oil tanker ship.
Take note that the last three out of six open water dive sessions will be done on the second day within the same timeframe. This package includes free drinks and lunch which means you will have a great time lounging when you’re not underwater.
Enjoy a unique deep dive experience in Coron with this course. Check the availability by choosing a date.
Day 1 - Day 1: First Set of 3 Deep Dives
Day 2 - Day 2: Last Set of 3 Deep Dives
What to bring
Good to know
Diving Requirements - Minimum age to dive is 14 years old. Open water diving certificate is required. Recommended minimum preflight surface interval is 24 hours. Not recommended for divers taking maintenance drugs. A Fit to Dive Consent Form from a physician is strictly required for divers taking maintenance drugs.
Pre-Dive Orientation - All divers are required to arrive at Skylodge dive shop on or before 0715H PST for pre-dive orientation and health assessment.
Deep Diving - Minimum depth is 30 meters and maximum of 40 meters for deep diving. This includes dives to Coron Shipwrecks within the maximum allowed meters underwater without entering the interior of the ship wrecks.
Dive Sites - Dive site/s are determined on the dive day depending on weather. Available dive sites are as follows: 1. Olympia Maru (30m) Cargo Ship, 2. Morazan Maru (25m) Cargo Ship, 3. Kogyo Mar (35m) Construction Supply Ship, 4. Iraku Maru (45m) Refrigeration Ship, 5. Akit Sushima (35m) Fighter Ship and 6. Ukikawa Maru (25m) Oil Tanker Ship
Marine Life Sightings - Given that marine life is not stationary, sightings may vary at the time of diving.
Health & Safety Protocols - COVID protocols in place. Face mask, hand washing, gear disinfection, and the like.
Government Guidelines - This tour is subject to community guidelines mandated by the Philippine Government and Local Government Units. Travel requirements are subject to change.
• 15L Tank - The 15-liter tank increases the amount of gas available by 25% compared to the 12-liter tank. It also provides more gas for a longer bottom time.
• Nitrox Tank - Few substantial advantages of upgrading to a Nitrox Tank are longer bottom times, less fatigue, longer dive times and shorter surface intervals.
• Dive Computer - A dive computer provides the real-time dive information you need to dive well. A dive computer takes depth and time information and applies it to a decompression model to track the dissolved nitrogen in your body during a dive. Your computer continuously tells you how much dive time you safely have remaining.
• Hotel Accommodation - Stay in a Budget Double Room at Skylodge Resort. This spacious and cozy airconditioned room can accommodate 2 guests and comes with a complimentary breakfast. It is worth to rest your body after a fun-filled adventure day of diving.