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Enjoy a weeklong vacation to Coron, Palawan, and become a Professional Association of Diving Instructors (PADI) certified diver with the Open Water Diving Course included in this package. This package is perfect for those who want to have a hassle-free diving experience in Coron, as it also comes with roundtrip flights from Manila to Coron via Philippine Airlines, 6 nights at a Hillside Chalet in Sangat Island Dive Resort, and roundtrip airport transfers. You may also book an RT-PCR test as an add-on to this package.
You will board your flight to Coron from Manila Ninoy Aquino International Aiport. After landing in Coron, you will meet up with your transfer, who will bring you to Sangat Island Dive Resort. Here you will check-in for 6 nights.
Your PADI Open Water Diving Course will start on day 2 and end on day 4. The course will teach you the basics of scuba diving. It comes with 5 shallow-water dives, and once you’ve mastered those, you will go on 4 more extensive open-water dives. All dives will take place in various Sangat dive locations under the supervision of a PADI-certified instructor. After successfully completing all your dives, you will be a PADI-certified open water diver.
If you feel like you can take on a more advanced diving class, you can book an add-on PADI Advanced Open Water Diving Course. This will take place on days 5 and 6 and teach you how to be more confident in the water. You’ll also learn scuba skills like underwater navigation and deep diving. After completing your dives, you will become a PADI-certified advanced open water diver.
On your last day, you’ll be picked up by your transfer after you have breakfast and finish checking out of the resort. You’ll then head to the airport to catch your flight back to Manila.
Become a PADI-certified diver when you book this vacation package to Coron, Palawan. Check the availability by choosing a date.
Open Water Diver (OWD) Course: If you are 14-years-old and above, have always wanted to learn how to scuba dive, experience new adventures, or simply explore the amazing world beneath the waves, the Open Water Diver course is where to begin. This course will teach you everything you need to know to become a certified diver. During the course, you’ll make at least five shallow-water dives before graduating to four more extensive dives – all under the supervision of one of our certified instructors – in and around a number of popular Sangat dive locations. After the successful completion of the Open Water Diver course, you’ll will become a PADI certified diver. Once certified, you may enjoy un-supervised diving adventures with another certified dive partner. Prerequisites: 14 years old and above. Course Duration: 3 – 4 Days Maximum Depth: 18 Meter.
Government Guidelines - This tour is subject to community guidelines mandated by the Philippine Government and Local Government Units. Travel requirements are subject to change.
Resort - Rooms can only accommodate 2 persons* per room. 3rd or 5th person shall be assigned to a different room.
*Based on Administrative Order 2020-002 allowing accommodation facilities to accept tourists as well as business travelers. And under Section 11, guests may be accommodated up to double-occupancy rooms.
Philippine Airlines' high-technology aircraft are equipped with advanced cabin air systems. This enables continuous infusion of clean air across the cabin and High-Efficiency Particulate Air filters (HEPA filters) that remove viruses, bacteria and other contaminants with 99.99% efficiency.
This package includes a round trip economy class airfare from Manila. PR2962 Manila (Manila) - Busuanga (USU)| Terminal: NAIA 2 PR2966 Busuanga (USU) - Manila (MNL) | Terminal: Francisco B. Reyes Airport *Flight details may change. Subject to availability.
Philippine Airlines flight e-tickets will be issued as soon as all Traveler details are submitted online. IMPORTANT: Once booked, please check your email to complete the Philippine Airlines online form within 24 hours of booking. For questions and assistance, please email email@example.com.
Sangat Island Dive Resort offers a wide variety of native-styled accommodations including Beachfront Cottages, Beachside Chalets, Hillside Cottages, family-friendly Bungalow Suite units, Hilltop Chalets and our largest and most exclusive accommodation, the tri-level, two-bedroom Lambingan Villa with its own private, white sand beachfront. In keeping with the extraordinary beauty of our island, all resort accommodations have been constructed according to the durable, time-honored techniques of local native artisans and laboriously assembled from the finest, locally-available materials including hand-woven bamboo wall panels, split-bamboo flooring, and Cogon Grass or Nipa Palm roofing. All accommodations are also well ventilated by large mosquito-netted windows and include ceiling fans, ample lighting, 220-volt electrical outlets and western-styled bathroom facilities.
Our ten hillside chalets offer a 6×7 meter living/bedroom area with two double-beds, spacious western-styled bathroom facilities and a bay-view terrace. They are nestled at the base of a wall of towering, semi-timbered limestone cliffs – affords a lushly-forested and uniquely peaceful environment often frequented by the gentle music of tropical morning song birds. Each hillside chalet is quite literally less than a 30-second walk to our grass-edged beachfront. Similar to our beachside styles, each hillside accommodation also includes an exterior bay-view terrace, sunbeds and a shaded hammock lounge directly beneath the structure.
Our 10 beachside chalets offer a 6×7 meter living/bedroom area with two double-beds, spacious western-styled bathroom facilities and a bay-view terrace. A mere stone’s throw from our beachfront, this unique accommodation features spectacular views of Coron Bay.