4D3N Coron Palawan Budget Diving Package | Skylodge Resort with Discover Scuba + Optional Island Hop
Pack your bags and have a great trip to Coron, Palawan, by going on this four-day budget diving package. This is the ideal trip for anyone wanting to learn how to scuba dive, as it already comes with two dive sessions. Along with this, the package includes roundtrip flights from Manila, a two-night stay in the Skylodge Resort, daily breakfast, and roundtrip airport transfers. You may also choose your own flight schedule, but this is subject to availability.
Your Coron getaway starts when you board your selected 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 Skylodge Resort. The staff will also greet you with welcome drinks while you check into your Budget Double Room. Since you will have the entire day to yourself, take some time to settle in and relax.
Discover Coron's vibrant underwater environment the next morning. You'll participate in two Discover Scuba Course dives to help you get more comfortable with diving. The course also includes transfers, the use of diving equipment and a tank, a dive guide's services, drinks, and a set lunch. You will learn how to breathe and move underwater throughout your diving sessions. As soon as you feel comfortable moving with the equipment, you and your guide may start exploring the nearby waters.
Aside from relaxing and enjoying the resort’s amenities, you will have the chance to book add-on tours for the next day. Your tour options include a Kayangan Lake & Twin Lagoon island hopping and snorkeling tour with lunch and transfers and an Open Water Diver Course, which will require you to extend your trip.
You are expected to check out and travel back to Manila on day 4. Enjoy your complimentary breakfast, and feel free to utilize the facilities one more time before departing the resort. As soon as you're prepared to depart, the driver will take you to Busuanga Airport in time for your preferred return flight.
Enjoy Coron's vibrant marine environment by booking this four-day diving package. Check the availability by choosing a date.
Day 1 - Day 1: Arrival + Check-in
On day 1, your chosen Philippine Airlines flight will take you to Coron. You will transfer to the Busuanga Airport from Manila's Ninoy Aquino International Airport. A driver will meet you at the airport and take you to Skylodge Resort. You will then have the remainder of the day to yourself after you've checked into your Budget Double Room.
Day 2 - Day 2: Discover Scuba Course (2 Dives)
Today is the first day of your Discover Scuba Course. The course includes two dives, the use of basic diving gear, a dive guide's services, free drinks, and a set lunch. You will master the fundamentals of using scuba diving equipment to move and breathe underwater during this program for beginners.
Day 3 - Day 3: Free & Easy + Add-on Tours
You will have the option to book add-on tours for today. Your tour options are an Open Water Diver Course, which will require you to extend your stay, and a Kayangan Lake & Twin Lagoon island-hopping and snorkeling tour with lunch and transfers.
Day 4 - Day 4: Checkout + Departure
On day 4, you will check out of the resort and be transported to the airport in time for your preferred flight back to Manila via Philippine Airlines.
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). Children will be arranged in the same room with their parents. If additional room(s) is needed and for special requests, additional costs will incur. Child rate includes existing bed sharing arrangements with adults and complimentary tour/s (if any). Maximum of 2 children per room. Child rate is exclusive of daily breakfast and to be paid directly to the hotel.
Complimentary Tours and Activities (if any) - Make sure to have the electronic copy of your confirmed tour voucher ready. On the day of the tour, your assigned Tour Guide will meet you at the designated meeting place. For those who have availed complimentary hotel pick-up and drop-off, your Tour Guide will meet you at the hotel lobby at least thirty (30) minutes prior to start of the tour or activity. Strictly no latecomers or tour reservation might be forfeited. During the tour, please be reminded to dress appropriately depending on the nature of your tour. Be mindful of your personal belongings.
Peak Season Bookings - All bookings passing through December 24 and 31 are required to avail of the mandatory Christmas and New Year's Eve Dinner. Prepayment is required and can be paid in advance through Guide to the Philippines or direct to the hotel on the day of check-in.
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