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Diving Intro Package Deal with Bohol Beach Club Resort & Philippine Airlines for 5 Days & 4 Nights
Aerial view of Bohol Beach Club Resort showcasing the pool, and wide private beach

Diving Intro Package Deal with Bohol Beach Club Resort & Philippine Airlines for 5 Days & 4 Nights

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Tour starts
Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
Starting time
Manila at 08:00
Duration:
5 days
Ending place
Languages:
English
Difficulty:
Easy
Available:
All year
Minimum age:
None

Learn how to dive in one of the best island destinations in the Philippines with this 5 days and 4 nights travel package to Bohol that includes a roundtrip Philippine Airlines flights from Manila, resort accommodations at Bohol Beach Club, daily breakfast, lunch, and dinner for 2, a 20-minute glass-bottomed boat tour, and complimentary roundtrip airport transfers. For your convenience, the required RT-PCR test for Bohol tourists can be booked as an add-on to this package. 

This Bohol package is perfect for those who want to go on a beach getaway while earning a PADI certificate in the Philippines, all without the hassle of having to prepare for the required COVID-19 test (add-on), diving programs, flight bookings, accommodations, or transfers needed.

Bohol is a province located at the Central Visayas noted for its long coastline of white sandy beaches blessed with warm tropical weather year-round. One of its top tourist attractions is Panglao Island, famous for its rich marine life, diverse coral reefs, and premier resorts such as Bohol Beach Club, a beachfront property located just 1km away from the famous Alona Beach.

This package includes accommodations at Bohol Beach Club where your safety is of utmost priority. Every precautionary measure has been made to see to it that you have a comfortable and pleasant time during your stay. Bohol Beach Club is a top-notch resort that features 88 fully furnished rooms and suites with beachside views as well as a fully equipped in-house dive shop that offers PADI certification and island hopping add on services. The resort also has a restaurant offering international dishes, function rooms, an entertainment center, a swimming pool, and massage services. 

As a prerequisite for tourists entering Bohol, you will need to bring the negative result of your RT-PCR test taken not less than 72 hours before the trip. 

From Manila, you will fly via Philippine Airlines to Panglao International Airport, where you will be picked up and then head straight to Panglao Island. Once there, you will check-in at your accommodations for the next five days - Bohol Beach Club, where you will learn how to dive with professional PADI-certified staff and visit some of the best dive sites in the country. Upon check-out, you will be picked up and ride a transport service to Panglao International Airport, where a Philippine Airlines flight will bring you safely back to Manila. 

Visit Panglao Island and enjoy your stay at Bohol Beach Club on this 5 days and 4 nights diving package. Check availability by choosing a date. 

Included

Roundtrip airfare via Philippine Airlines | PR2773 Manila - Bohol and PR2774 Bohol - Manila
Economy class seat with baggage allowance of 10 kilos
4 nights accommodation at Bohol Beach Club (Deluxe Room)
Daily breakfast
Daily dinner
Three lunch
Padi Certification Course - Open Waters
Two island fun dives
All diving gears
Roundtrip airport transfer
All transportation to and from included activities
All environmental, port fees, and all other applicable taxes

Activities

Water Activities
Diving
Airport Transfers
Staycation

Attractions

Chocolate Hills
Bohol
Baclayon Church
Panglao Island
Alona Beach
Hinagdanan Cave
Bilar Forest
Philippine Tarsier Sanctuary
Loboc River Cruise
Blood Compact Monument
Tarsier Conservation Area
Dauis Church
Pamilacan Island

Daily itinerary

Day 1
Facade of Bohol Beach Club Resort

Day 1: Check-in + Diving Briefing

Not less than 72 hours before your flight to Bohol, you will have your RT-PCR test (add-on option) taken at an accredited lab in Metro Manila. This is one of the requirements for tourists entering Panglao Island, Bohol.

Upon arrival at Panglao International Airport, land transport arrangements have been prepared for you so that you and your belongings will be picked up from the airport. You will proceed to your accommodations at the Bohol Beach Club and check-in at the resort.

After you’ve settled into your room and everything is in order, your diving introduction will begin in the afternoon with a briefing and course outline. You will attend a classroom set up and your session will include knowledge development focusing on the principles of diving, all in preparation for your pool and open water session the following day.

At the end of your session, enjoy your complimentary dinner and live entertainment to cap off your day.

Day 2
Three guests of Bohol Beach Club Resort learning the basics of SCUBA diving

Day 2: Pool and Open Water Session

Fuel up with breakfast for 2 at the resort restaurant, which is included in your package. After your meal, get ready for a full day of learning as you continue your diving session by picking up where you left off from your previous day’s lessons.

Once you’ve grasped the fundamentals, you’ll move on to a practical application of what you learned with either a pool session or confined water dive. This will help you get a feel of what it’s like underwater so that you know what to expect when it comes to the conditions while scuba diving beneath the sea. This is the perfect opportunity to practice the SCUBA skills you learned under a controlled environment.

After lunch at the resort, you’ll have your first open water session with an instructor who will observe and assess what you’ve learned in a real dive setting. A written exam and deliberation follow, and the day of learning ends with some live entertainment and dinner at the resort.

Day 3
Sea turtles which can be seen in the different dive sites of Bohol

Day 3: Balicasag Island Diving

Start your day with your complimentary breakfast for 2, after which you will proceed to Balicasag Island. This will be your first dive after earning your official certificate as an open water license PADI diver. You are scheduled to undergo two dives on this trip, depending on how favorable the sea and current conditions will be at either of the following dive sites around the Balicasag island area: Black Forest, Marine Sanctuary, Rudy’s Rock, and Diver’s Heaven.

As an Open Water Diver, your maximum allowable depth is 18m. Keep your eyes open for delightful attractions on each dive site, which could range from sea turtles, jack fish, and a variety of schools of fish. Lunch will be prepared on board the boat and will be served after your second dive. During dive intervals, light snacks and refreshments will be made available to you, at no extra cost. Back at the resort, relish your accomplishment as a newly minted diver enjoy your complimentary dinner at the resort.

Day 4
Aerial view of Chocolate Hills in Bohol

Day 4: Bohol Beach Club Staycation + Glass Bottom Boat Tour + Plan Your Own Day

Wake up to the sound of the ocean waves and enjoy your complimentary breakfast. Take advantage of the resort’s excellent facilities by lounging at the spacious beachfront, swimming laps at the pool, or availing of your 20-minute glass bottom boat tour, which is part of your package.

You may opt to book a Countryside Tour (add-on option) to visit must-see attractions in Bohol. End your day with the complimentary dinner for 2 to cap off an amazing day in Bohol.

Day 5
Fun water activities in Panglao Bohol

Day 5: Departure

On your final day in Panglao Island, savor the breakfast at the resort. If time permits, squeeze fun add-on activities like paddle boating or kayaking riding before your flight.

After check-out, you’ll be brought to the Panglao International Airport and board your Philippine Airlines flight bound for Manila.

What to bring

Face mask and Face shield
Negative RT-PCR Result
LGU mandated medical certificate

Good to know

Rooms can only accommodate 2 persons* per room. 3rd or 5th person shall be assigned to a different room.

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 booking@guidetothephilippines.ph.

Our Laboratory Partners for RT-PCR Testing guarantees test results within 24 to 48 hours. It is highly recommended you book the Test together with the package. Once booked, a representative from the RT-PCR Laboratory Partner will call you for your Test schedule.

Bohol Beach Club Resort

The new Bohol Beach Club has a total of eight-eight (88) rooms made up of eighty (80) Deluxe rooms and eight (8) Beachview Suites. All Deluxe rooms have a commanding view of the swimming pool and the beach while all Suites have their own unique view of the beach and the Bohol sea. Rooms are spacious and bright, designed with modern colors, yet preserve a Filipino touch with the prolific use of wooden furniture and local handicraft. Access to the beach, pool and restaurants from all rooms is very convenient due to the well thought of resort layout. “Easy access” rooms and suites are available for guests’ with special needs. Ramp entry, wider door access, grab bars and wheel chair accessible toilet and bath are just some of these rooms’ features. “Pet friendly” rooms are also available in the Deluxe category for guests’ who are travelling with their small dogs or cats. Special policies shall apply.

Deluxe Room

Choice of super king bed, one queen & one single bed or three single beds in a room, Split type airconditioning, Flat screen TV with cable access, Safety deposit vault, Mini-bar, Hairdryer, Standard toiletries, Complimentary wi-fi access, Complimentary bottled water, Turn down service, Porch with coffee table and chairs, 35 sq.m. room size

Deluxe Green Room

Choice of super king bed, one queen & one single bed or three single beds in a room, Split type airconditioning, Flat screen TV with cable access, Safety deposit vault, Mini-bar, Hairdryer, Standard toiletries, Complimentary wi-fi access, Complimentary bottled water, Turn down service, Porch with coffee table and chairs, 35 sq.m. room size

Beachview Suite

Choice of super king bed, one queen & one single bed or three single beds in a room, Split type airconditioning, Flat screen TV with cable access, Safety deposit vault, Mini-bar, Hairdryer, Standard toiletries, Complimentary wi-fi access, Complimentary bottled water, Turn down service, Walk-in closet, Separate shower and bathtub, Private veranda with coffee table and sundeck lounge chairs, 55 sq.m. room size

Flights by Philippine Airlines

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.

Your Flight Details

This package includes a round trip Economy class airfare from Manila with a baggage allowance of 10 kilos per person. PR2773 Manila (MNL) - Tagbilaran (Bohol) (TAG) | Terminal: NAIA Terminal 2 PR2774 Tagbilaran (Bohol) (TAG) - Manila (MNL) | Terminal: Bohol Panglao International Airport

Completing your Traveler Details

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 booking@guidetothephilippines.ph.

Laboratory Partners for RT-PCR Testing

Detoxicare Molecular Diagnostics Laboratory provides our RT-PCR that provides results within 24 hours and Safeguard DNA diagnostics Inc provides results with 48 hours. Choose your preferred laboratory and we'll schedule you 3 days before your departure.

Detoxicare Molecular Diagnostics Laboratory Inc.

Available locations in Metro Manila: 1. One World Medical and Wellness - PASAY | Monday to Saturday 9 AM to 4 PM | 3rd-floor W-Mall Macapagal Ave, Pasay 2. One World Medical and Wellness - MAKATI (Drive-Thru) | Monday to Saturday 9 AM to 4 PM | 926 Pasay Road Makati, Metro Manila 3. BP Depot - QUEZON CITY | Quezon Ave. corner Agham Road, Quezon City, Metro Manila

Safeguard DNA Diagnostics Inc.

Available locations in Metro Manila: 1. Basement G Business Hub, 728 Shaw Boulevard Mandaluyong City 2. Alabang Zapote Road Talon Uno Las Pinas City 3. Mayapis St. cor Yakal St. Brgy. San Antonio Makati City 4. Yakal St. Regalado Ave., North Fairview, Quezon City 5. Ramon Magsaysay Ave., Sta Mesa Manila

Bohol Travel Reminders

- Travel groups should be a minimum of 6 pax - Get tested before travel and bring your negative RT-PCR result and Official Receipt - Pre-register at tourism.bohol.gov.ph to get your personal QR Code - Bring your original travel documents (travel authority, health certificate, pre-booking of hotel and tours) and valid ID - Wear face masks, face shields, wash hands regularly and practice proper social distancing

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