Looking for a cool and fun way to get to Coron from El Nido ? How about embarking on a 4 days / 3 nights El Nido to Coron dive safari ? You will get to enjoy up to 12 dives (including one night dive in Linapacan) on your way to this exquisite diving destination of the Philippines.
While dive sites in El Nido are renowned for their variety of corals and colorful tropical fishes, the northern part near Coron is a dream come true for wreck lovers ! Surrounding Coron Island, you’ll find many Japanese shipwrecks to explore, such as Akitsushima (114m-long, 35m-deep) and Okikawa Maru (160-long, 25m-deep).
This diving safari from El Nido to Coron is definitely full of surprises ! You will dive in Barracuda Lake : this is quite a fun cave dive ! You will go through three thermo-clines of hot salt water. Weird-looking rock formations and jellylike bottoms await the adventurous scuba divers.
On the last day of this dive safari in the Philippines, you’ll arrive in Coron : you can either stay to enjoy this paradise island or catch a flight from Coron to Manila.
*Price 32, 000 PHP/pax
Diving in Bacuit Bay & Linapacan
On the first day, you will enjoy two morning dives in Bacuit Bay including the Helicopter Tunnel dive site. This marine-protected area near El Nido is full of sea life : 800 species of fish and three species of sea turtles call Bacuit Bay their home. Then you’ll head to Linapacan for a night dive. The clear water of this remote diving spots in the Philippines is ideal for reef diving.
Wreck diving in Coron
Coron is a diving paradise for wreck lovers. It offers a great diversity of shipwrecks, some as shallow as 5m, accessible to divers of all levels of experience. You will enjoy two wreck dives in the morning and one wreck dive in Coron in the afternoon.
Dives in Linapacan
Voted as one of the best destinations for its clear waters, Linapacan, between Palawan and Coron, offers uncrowded and untouched reef diving. After one dive in Linapacan, you’ll enjoy two dives around Culion Island at the northernmost part of Palawan.
Dives at Barracuda Lake
On the last day of this dive safari in the Philippines, you will enjoy two wreck dives around Coron. In addition to the shipwreck, these dive sites host a lovely fish life : crocodile fish, groupers, wrasses, nudibranch and more ! The third dive of the day will be at Barracuda lake, an unusual cave diving experience in a former volcano with a thermocline of 38°C.
Price information and supplement :
Diver Price :32, 000 PHP (cash Price), Credit Card plus 5% charge
Payment information :
To confirm your booking, a 30% downpayment net of bank charges is requested.
Please note that according to the weather or other unforeseeable conditions, the trip may be cancelled. In that case, 100% refund.
Early cancellation : If the Guest cancels 3 weeks before the Safari, 100% is refunded.
Late cancellation : If the Guest cancels within 3 weeks before the Safari, the downpayment will be non refundable.
What’s included in El Nido to Coron Dive Safari with Submariner :
12 Dives during the 4 Days and drop off in Coron Pier(Airport and flight connection to Manila from Busuanga Airport are available),
Full Diving Equipment,
3 Meals a day and Snacks,
Drinking Water and free Softdrinks & Beer (limited :-)) per day,
Accommodation Safari Lodges or Hotels for 3 Nights in double or single Rooms,
Marine Park Fees,
What’s NOT included in El Nido to Coron Dive Safari with Submariner :
Nitrox Fills (300 PHP per Tank)
Oxygen Fills for Stage Tanks
|3 Nov – 6 Nov 2016|
|27 Nov – 30 Nov 2016|
|11 Dec – 14 Dec 2016|
|05 Jan – 08 Jan 2017|
|22 Jan – 25 Jan 2017|
|05 Feb – 08 Feb 2017|
|19 Feb – 22 Feb 2017|
|12 Mar – 15 Mar 2017|
|26 Mar – 29 Mar 2017|
|09 April – 12 April 2017|
|23 April – 26 April 2017|
|14 May – 17 May 2017|
|28 May – 31 May 2017|
Dates may be changed according to weather. In addition, a minimum of 4 persons is required. Otherwise, the safari may be cancelled. In case of non operation, 100% is refunded.
Min. certification is Advanced Open Water Diver or Adventure Deep Dive (you may also join these scuba diving courses on board). You are required to show your certification card and logbook to your dive guide on the first day of diving.
Diving & Flying: Please ensure you allow a minimum of 24 hours between your final dive and any flight.
Advanced Open Water Diver and Nitrox Enriched Air Courses are available on board
Best available lodges in Linapacan, Culion and Busuanga. All accommodations have Common Washroom and Toilet (Sharing – bring your own toiletries and towels). Double rooms are available for couples. Solo travellers stay in single room at no extra cost.
Noa the Explorer is a traditional filipino banka. Fast and comfortable, it was built with diving in mind. Cruising to Coron, you will enjoy relaxing time under the big sunroof, cozy with cushions. The boat has its own Bauer PE300 Compressor with Nitrox Mixing Chamber on board.
First PADI 5-Star Dive Resort in El Nido and TDI Resort (Technical Diving International), Palawan, Philippines, Submariner Diving Center aims at providing 5-star services to scuba divers of all skill levels. With safety, quality and fun in mind, they love to share their passion for scuba diving around the untouched dive sites of the Philippines. More….