3D2N Coron Palawan Budget Diving Package | Skylodge Resort with Discover Scuba Course + Equipment
Discover the vibrant marine life in Coron, Palawan, by going on this three-day budget diving package. This is the perfect trip for anyone interested in learning scuba diving, as it already comes with two dive sessions. Along with this, the package includes roundtrip flights from Manila. You can choose your preferred flights, but it is subject to availability. Aside from flexible flights, the package also includes a two-night stay in the Skylodge Resort, daily breakfast, and roundtrip airport transfers.
Your Coron getaway starts when you board your chosen Philippine Airlines flight at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport in Manila. Once you land at the Busuanga Airport in Coron, a driver will escort you to the Skylodge Resort. The staff will also greet you with welcome drinks while you check in to your Budget Double Room. Take the time to settle in and unwind, as you will have the whole day to yourself.
The following morning, you'll explore the colorful underwater world of Coron. You will go on two Discover Scuba Course dives to help you get the hang of diving. The course also comes with transfers, diving gear, the service of a dive guide, drinks, and a set lunch. During your diving sessions, you will learn how to breathe and move underwater. As you get used to maneuvering with the gear, you can start exploring the nearby waters with your guide.
On day 3, you are scheduled to check out and fly back to Manila. Before leaving the resort, enjoy your complimentary breakfast and feel free to use the amenities again. When you're ready to go, a driver will drop you off at Busuanga Airport so you can hop on your selected return flight. However, if you want to try more advanced lessons, you can extend your trip by three days so you can take an Open Water Diver Course.
See the colorful world hidden in Coron's waters by booking this three-day diving package. Check the availability by choosing a date.
Day 1 - Day 1: Arrival + Check-in
You will fly to Coron via your chosen Philippine Airlines flight. From the Ninoy Aquino International Airport in Manila, you will travel to Busuanga Airport. Upon landing, a driver will greet you and take you to Skylodge Resort so you can check in to your Budget Double Room. Afterward, you will have the rest of the day to yourself.
Day 2 - Day 2: Discover Scuba Course (2 Dives)
Your Discover Scuba Course will start today. The course consists of two dives and comes with diving equipment, the service of a dive guide, drinks, and a set lunch. Throughout this beginner-friendly session, you will learn the basics of how to breathe and move underwater while wearing scuba diving gear.
Day 3 - Day 3: Checkout + Departure OR Add-on Course
You will check out of the resort and will be escorted to the airport in time for your chosen return flight to Manila. You can also book an add-on Open Water Diver Course. If you opt for the add-on course, you will extend your stay at the resort for three days to accommodate the diving sessions.
What to bring
Good to know
Booking Information - Upon booking, please expect an email from Guide to the Philippines for the voucher, reminder, and next steps.
Diving Requirements - Minimum age to dive is 14 years old. 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.
Hotel - Standard check-in time is 1500H PST. Standard check-out time is 1200H PST. Requests for early check-in and late check-out are subject to availability and fees. Refundable incidental deposit is required upon check-in. Guest/s are required to present a valid credit card guarantee or cash deposit. Bookings for one person will be arranged in single rooms, and bookings for two or more people will share a twin/double, or triple room(s).
Government Guidelines - This tour is subject to community guidelines mandated by the Philippine Government and Local Government Units. Travel requirements are subject to change.
Flights by Philippine Airlines
This package includes economy class seat with 7kgs carry-on baggage and 10kgs check-in baggage via Philippine Airlines. You may select from the following flight schedule:
Manila to Busuanga (Coron)
• PR 2961 06:00 07:05
• PR 2963 10:35 11:40
• PR 2965 14:30 15:35
Busuanga (Coron) to Manila
• PR 2962 07:40 08:45
• PR 2964 12:10 13:15
• PR 2966 16:25 17:30
Please note that flights are subject to availability. If ever your preferred flights are fully booked or unavailable at the time of your booking, Guide to the Philippines will select another best available flight to maximize your vacation. Any special requests are subject to fees and availability. Guide to the Philippines is not liable for sudden flight changes made by the airlines.
Seat selection can be made during online-check-in 24-48 hours prior to flight departure. Seats with corresponding additional fees are on personal account. For domestic flights, it is recommended to check-in at the airport 3 hours prior to your estimated time of departure.
Philippine Airlines flight e-tickets will be issued as soon as all Traveler details are submitted online. Once booked, please check your email to complete the Philippine Airlines online form within 24 hours of booking.
Skylodge Resort Coron
Skylodge Resort is located in one of the best islands in the world — Palawan, specifically sets its foot in Coron. An island surrounded by natural attractions and unexploited biodiversity.
This spacious and cozy room can accommodate 2 guests. It is worth to rest your body after the long outdoor activities. Bed Type: 1 Queen Bed
This mellow room can serve 3 guests. With its roomy size, everyone can move freely. Bed Type: 1 Bunk bed (with upper bunk single bed and lower bunk queen size)
Oooh! Perfect view of the inviting Coron Bay! Open the window and hear the chirping of the maya birds as you are greeted by the Asian glossy starling bird pecking your room’s glass window. Bed Type: 1 double size bed
Open Water Diver Course (Add-on)
Dive in the waters of Coron, Palawan, and get your Open Water Diving Certification with this Skylodge Resort Dive Shop package. This add-on diver course also includes two pool dives, six open water dives, the use of an equipment set and tanks, the assistance of a dive instructor, and refreshment drinks.
To start your course, you will need to participate in academic sessions and watch videos from the Professional Association of Diving Instructors or PADI. Listen carefully to your instructor as you will apply the skills they will teach you during your pool dives. The pool has a maximum depth of 5 meters, which will allow you to practice breathing underwater and using the scuba diving equipment safely.
During the next two days, you will continue practicing what you’ve learned, but this time in open water. You will have three open water dives per day. On day 2, you’ll reach a maximum depth of 12 meters, while on day 3, you can dive up to a depth of 18 meters. After you have completed your open water dives, you need to take and pass a 50-question exam in order to get your Open Water Certification. If for any reason, you are unable to complete the course, a referral form will be provided to you so you can continue the course in any PADI dive center within the year.
Get your Open Water Certification in Coron, Palawan after completing your Discover Scuba Course.
• 2 Pool Dives • 3 Open Water Dives daily for 3 days • Open Water Diving Certification • Equipment set • Dive Instructor • Tanks • Refreshment drinks