Please note that Hotel Accommodation and Tours are subject to availability.
Valid until 31 March 2019
Rates are still subject to change without prior notice
Rates are in NZD per person
Minimum of two persons
International or Domestic Ticket – not yet included. “Upon request”
Overnight accommodation at Sheridan Beach Resort and Spa
Three (3) nights accommodation at choice or similar hotel/resort
Roundtrip airport/hotel transfers
Meals and Tours as stated in the itinerary
Government taxes and service charges
Day 1: Arrive Puerto Princesa
Upon arrival, you will be met and transferred to your resort for check-in. Free at leisure to relax and swim at the beach. Overnight stay at Sheridan Beach Resort and Spa.
Day 2: St. Paul’s Underground River Tour (B)
Breakfast at the hotel. Proceed to Underground River Tour. One of the world’s longest underground rivers, the St. Paul’s Underground River it is located within the Puerto Princesa Subterranean River National Park, which is about 81 kilometres from Puerto Princesa City or approximately 3 hours by land passing through the picturesque countryside and through the town of Sabang. From there, it is a 20-minute outrigger boat ride to the park where guests board smaller outrigger canoes for the journey inside the underground river. The boat travels three kilometres into the cave and one is treated to a spectacular display of rock formations and cathedral-like chambers which Mother Nature has sculpted for millions of years. The river has also been recently declared as a World Heritage Site. After, return to hotel, check-out and transfer to Puerto Princesa City. After the tour, return to the hotel. Check-out and transfer to Puerto Princesa City. Check-in and overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 3: Proceed for Puerto Princesa City Tour (B)
Breakfast at the hotel. Proceed to Puerto Princesa City Tour. Puerto Princesa is considered one of the cleanest cities in the Philippines and is approximately an hour and fifteen minutes from Manila by air. The tour starts with a visit to the Crocodile Farm Institute which is a joint project with the Japanese government to preserve the endangered crocodile specie. The next stop is the unique Iwahig Penal Colony which is also known a “prison without walls.” The penal colony is unique in that the inmates are not jailed in cells but are encourage to promote self-sufficiency. After the tour proceeds to the Rurugan sa Tubod which is a community for women which engages in the weaving of indigenous fibers, pineapple specially, for its industry. Finally, the tour takes visitors to the sprawling Mitra Ranch which has a splendid view of Puerto Princesa as well as Honda Bay. After the tour, return to the hotel. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 4: Honda Bay Island Hopping Tour (B, L)
Breakfast at the hotel. Proceed to Honda Bay Island Hopping Tour. Just thirty minutes from the city proper, Honda Bay awaits visitors with an island-hopping tour. From the city, the coach heads for Sta. Lourdes pier where outrigger boats await its passengers for the day’s trip. The itinerary includes a running tour of Bat, Luli, Meara Marina and Pandan Islands. Lunch is then served at Pandan Island where the balance of the day is spent for swimming, snorkeling, and fish feeding or just plain relaxing. After the tour, return to the hotel. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 5: Depart Puerto Princesa (B)
After breakfast, check-out and transfer to Puerto Princesa airport. Depart Puerto Princesa for your return or onward journey.
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