Dugong watching / Liveaboard Apo Reef
In this tour we bring you first to the feeding grounds of our Dugongs along the North coast of Busuanga. After a day full of new experience with this wonderfull creatures our next destination is Apo Reef. The Dugong watching /Liveaboard Apo Reef Tour starts at 05:00 PM in Coron Bay.
1st day 02:00 PM embark in Coron Bay (night transfer to North tip of Busuanga)
2nd day Dugong watching (night transfer to Apo reef)
3rd day diving at Apo Reef
4th day diving at Apo Reef (night transfer to Coron Bay)
5th day disembark till 10:00 AM
Dugong, also known as sea cow are vegetarians and can be found in the warm coastal water of North Busuanga. They grow up 8 to 10 feet long and 500 to 1000 pound weight. The eco-tourism program “Dugong Watching“ has been setup by Philippine government together with University of the Philippines (UP) System. They trained 30 people called “Bantay Dugongs” who will ensure the efficiency, sustainability, and protection of the marine wildlife. every dive will be leaded by these Bantay Dugongs.
Apo Reef is the second largest contiguous coral reef in the world and the largest one in the Philippines. The Apo Reef Natural Park consists of the three islands.The Apo Reef National Park centered around the reef was founded in 1996, and the reef is the largest reef system in the Philippines covering over 1150 square kilometers or about 450 square miles.
Apo Reef is a place, where an extensive wealth of marine life can be found. There is a ranging from great macro photography opportunities to schools of large pelagic fish including many species of shark, barracuda and manta rays.
- Full board accommodation in a twin sharing cabin
- Meals, snacks, tea, coffee, juice, Soft drinks and drinking water
- Diving (3 – 4 dives per day), service of a dive master, tank, weights and belt
- pick up service from airport or hotel in town on departure date
- International or domestic air transportation, hotels and meals before and after the cruise.
- Dive, travel and medical insurances
- beer, wine or spirits
- Diving equipment rental
- Apo Reef Park and Coron dive sites fees of 110 USD additional apply for regular trips.
Schedule and Prices
|Start||End||Tour||Dive Days||Nights on Board||Slots available||Price USD|
|11/09/2023||11/13/2023||Apo Reef / Dugong Watching 5D/4N||3||4||0||$1,120.00|
|11/28/2023||12/02/2023||Apo Reef / Dugong Watching 5D/4N||3||4||5||$1,120.00|
|12/17/2023||12/21/2023||Apo Reef / Dugong Watching 5D/4N||3||4||6||$1,120.00|
|01/13/2024||01/17/2024||Apo Reef / Dugong Watching 5D/4N||3||4||2||$1,120.00|
|02/10/2024||02/14/2024||Apo Reef / Dugong Watching 5D/4N||3||4||4||$1,120.00|
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we are looking forward to welcome you on our Liveaboard Coron Apo Reef Tour.