Coron has a thriving tourism industry. While not as famous as Puerto Prinsesa where the Underground River is located, Coron is fast becoming well-known for its unique topography and marine life, as well as the various Japanese ship wrecks that dot its seas. It makes for a fantastic base for adventure, and even features an African-inspired safari in Calauit Island, which is 2 hours and 30 minutes away by boat.
Most of the accommodation options in Coron are inn and lodges, which is just perfect for those looking for a homey place to complement an idyllic vacation. Those who prefer to stay in hotels when in Coron or even resorts need not fret as these are also available.
If you are looking for a vacation to transport you to a stress-free paradise, consider Coron. Green Earth Tours and Travel arranges Coron travel and tours for those who wish to have a hassle free trip to this lovely island in Northern Palawan.
WHEN IN CORON
Typically, those who wish to stay in Coron have 3D2N to spare. Those who stay for more nights are in for a treat, as each day in Coron is features unique spots to visit. One will not grow bored when exploring Coron, its town, its lagoons and its reef and wrecks.
3D2N CORON ISLAND NATURE ADVENTURE
Day 1 in Coron
Upon touching down Busuanga, you will be bet by your pick-up service to whisk you to Coron. Fret not if you are able to book flight that reaches Coron after lunch. For so long as you reach not later than 2PM or 3PM at the latest, you can still enjoy our Coron Town Tour which features the Coron Municipal Plaza and the Saint Augstine Church among others. The highlight of this tour would be the Sunset Trek to Mt. Tapyas where you will be rewarded with a panoramic view of Coron. Cap the day with a dip in the Maquinit hot spring. Have dinner before proceeding to your hotel.
Day 2 in Coron
Take an early breakfast in Coron. By 8:30AM, we will board you on a boat for your Coron Island Adventure Tour. Swim, trek and snorkel. Enjoy nature’s unspoilt beauty when you see the Kayangan Lake and Siete Picados Marine Park. Explore the Twin Lagoon entrance and be awed by the magnificent rock formations. Cruise to the Twin Peaks, relax at Banol Beach. It’s a wet and wild yet lazy and idyllic day—a perfect reward for busy urbanites like yourself.
Day 3 in Coron
For most, it’s a sad parting to a beautiful island you have just come to know. It’s also a day where you vow to yourselves to come back and see more of what Coron has to offer. Check-out at 12:00 noon and be brought back to Busuanga airport in time for your flight back home.
The 3D2N Coron Island Nature Aventure includes roundtrip airport transfers, 2-nights accommodation, meals (daily breakfast, 1 day buffet picnic lunch, 2 nights dinner), all entrance fees and park fees, bottled water durin tour, boat and life vests, Filipino snacks, services of a well-trained tour guide.
For those with more time to spare, please check out our other optional Coron Tours for your 4th day in the island:
- Coron Beach Tour
- Coron Reefs and Wrecks Tour
- Calauit Safari and Coron Reefs and Wrecks Tour Combo
4D3N CORON ISLAND ADVENTURE + CORON BEACH TOUR
This tour includes roundtrip airport transfers, 3 nights accommodation, meals (daily breakfast, 2 days buffet picnic lunch, 2 nights dinner), all entrance fees and park fees, bottled water during tour, boatnd life vests, Filipino snacks, services of a well-trained tour guide.
The destinations for each day are as indicated below. Please refer to our information regarding the various tours in the Tours in Coron page.
Day 1 – Coron Town Tour with Mt. Tapyas and Maquinit Hot Spring
Day 2 – Coron Island Adventure Tour
Day 3 – Malcapuya Island Escapde Tour with Bolog dos Sandbar
5D4N Coron Island Adventure + Historical Tour
This is the ultimate tour package, for the fortunate few who have lots of time in their hands. This Coron Tour Package includes roundtrip airport van transfers, 4 nights accommodation, meals (daily breakfast, 3 days buffet picnic lunch, 2 nights dinner), all entrance fees and park fees, boat and life vests, Filipino snacks, and services of a well-trained tour guide.
Amp up your stay in Coron by adding a visit to the Calauit Sanctuary where you get to interact with African animals as well as animals endemic to Palawan.
The 5D4N Coron Tour includes the following destinations:
Day 1 – Coron Town Tour with Mount Tapyas and Maquinit Hot Spring
Day 2 – Coron Island Adventure Tour
Day 3 – Malcapuya Island Escapade Tour with Bolog dos Sandbar
Day 4 – Reefs and Wrecks Historical TOur (Sunken Ships during World War II)
FLIGHTS TO BUSUANGA, CORON
There are 3 flights daily from Manila to Busuanga, Coron, which are provided both by PAL Express and Cebu Pacific. There are three flights a week from Cebu to Busuanga, Coron catered by Cebu Pacific.
Busuanga airport code is USU. Please do not make the mistake of booking a flight to PPS, which stands for Puerto Prinsesa. When you get to Busuanga, you will still need to travel for approximately 45 minutes in order to get to Coron town proper.
Coron is part of the Calamianes Group of Islands in northern Palawan composed of Busuanga, Coron, Culion, Calauit, Malcapuya, Pass Iland, Calumbayan Island and several islets.
If one ones to get to Coron from Puerto Prinsesa, please bear in mind that a slow boat is not available everyday and you lose at least precious 7 hours for the travel, depending on the boat you take. It is suggested that you visit Coron on a separate occasion. What you can easily combine when in Palawan is Puerto Prinsesa and El Nido.