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$72 Cultural & Theme Tours

Apo Island:Swimming with Sea Turtle (Dumaguete Daytour)

7:30-8:30am Pick Up at Hotel (Due to the tour is sharing tour, the pick up time will vary for different hotel)  8:30-9:30am Going to Apo island pier and transfer to pumpboat going to the island  9:30-11:30am To do the Snorkeling activity, swiming with sea turtle.  11:30am - 12:30pm Lunch time(Filipino food: Grill fish/Pork/Chicken, Soft Drink/Water, Fried Vegetable, Rice)  12:30 - 2:00pm Free time to explore the island or to do snorkeling  2:00pm - 4:00pm Return to the hotel  (Notes: This itinerary is only as a reference, time arrange may vary due to traffic or other reason, but the tour is the same)

$65 Air, Helicopter & Balloon Tours

30 Minute Scenic Aerial Tour of Dumaguete and Nearby Islands

Enjoy a complimentary hotel pickup and transfer from your centrally located Dumaguete accommodations to the airport. Before taking flight, take part in a short safety briefing. Then, you’ll be ready for your 30-minute scenic flight over Dumaguete and some parts of the nearby islands.Departing from Dumaguete airport, you'll first head to the coastal city of Dumaguete. It is bounded on the east by the Mindanao Sea and the Tañon Strait , serving as a natural border to the neighboring provinces of Cebu and Siquijor. Then to the Island of Apo Island, volcanic island covering 74 hectares in land area. After exploring the island, you'll head back toward the mainland. Other sights during the flight include Sumilon Island and scenic view of the entire mountain ranges of Orientals.With a guaranteed window seat, you can sit back and relax as you enjoy the incredible views. Your professional pilot will provide expert commentary along the way. After the completion of your flight, enjoy the worry-free transfer in a courtesy private vehicle back to your hotel in central Dumaguete.

$125 Tours & Sightseeing

Apo Island near Dumaguete City

After pick up from your hotel, you will proceed to Apo Island where you will experience and swim with the marine habitat around the island. Apo Island is a marine reserve, protected by the National Integrated Protected Area Act and under the jurisdiction of the Protected Area Management Board. This island has become a popular dive site and snorkeling destination with tourists. There are two resorts on Apo Island, each with a dive center: Apo Island Beach Resort and Liberty's Lodge. There is also a ranger station and a lighthouse.A round trip private transportation, a motorized boat and a boatman will surely help you in this worry free unforgettable experience with sea creatures and habitat of the famous Apo Island.

$35 Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Apo Island Joiner Tour near Dumaguete City

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Rizal Boulevard, Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental, Negros Island, Visayas8:00-9:00 Waiting time for guests at the Rizal Boulevard, Dumaguete City in front of Bethel Guest HouseDuration: 1 hourStop At: MegaSportsWorld9:00-9:20 - Travel from Rizal Boulevard Dumaguete to San Miguel Bacong Docking Area9:20-9:30 - Loading at San Miguel, Bacong Docking AreaDuration: 30 minutesStop At: Apo Island Marine Reserve, Apo Island, Negros Oriental, Negros Island, Visayas9:30-10:30 - Proceed to Apo Island with welcome drinks served. You may also avail of snack in the boat. Upon arrival at Apo Island, 100 pesos will be collected for environmental fee by the local government.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Apo Island Lighthouse, Apo Island, Negros Oriental, Negros Island, Visayas10:30-12:00 - Swimming or snorkeling at the Apo Marine Reserve or Hiking to the Apo Island LighthouseFor snorkeling inside the Marine Reserve, payment of 300 pesos good for 4 guests for the local snorkeling guide.Duration: 1 hour 30 minutesStop At: Apo Island Marine Reserve, Apo Island, Negros Oriental, Negros Island, Visayas12:00-13:00 - Lunch will be served13:00-14:30 - Swimming activitiesDuration: 2 hours 30 minutesStop At: MegaSportsWorld14:30-15:30 - Boat will go back to San Miguel Bacong Docking AreaDuration: 1 hourStop At: Rizal Boulevard, Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental, Negros Island, Visayas15:30-16:00-Ride back to Rizal Boulevard, Dumaguete from Bacong.Duration: 30 minutes

$21 Shore Excursions

Apo Island Snorkeling with the Turtles from Dumaguete City

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productEntrance Fee is 100 pesosAuthorized Tour Guide for snorkeling is 300 pesos for 2 guestsPass By: Apo Island Marine Reserve, Apo Island, Negros Oriental, Negros Island, Visayas

$600 Cultural & Theme Tours

Cebu-Siquijor 5D4N

• Day 1 Your private driver will wait for you in airport arrival or your preferred pick up location, after meeting the driver you will start the historical visits to Fort San Pedro, Magellan's cross and the Sto. Niño Church. After the visits you will head to your hotel to relax before dinner. Dinner will be at Circa 1900 it is a typical house that is more than century old. • Day 2 Today you will leave as early as 6am, heading to the southern part of Cebu, on the way you will stop by Car car where lechon is very famous, afterwards you will head to Oslob to watch or swim with the whale sharks. And after spending time with the whale shark you will take your lunch by sea facing Negros island, after lunch you will take the boat heading to Siquijor. • Day 3 Around 9am, you will leave the hotel and go around the island through the coastal road by jeepney (or tricycle).You will be charmed by the calmness and the beauty of Siquijor that was once called Isla del fuego by the Spaniards when they discovered it. They were indeed surprised by the fireflies in the talisay trees that light up the island at night. You will take the coastal road to take you around the island and visit an ancient convent and the Church of San Isidor de Labrador in Lazi. Then, you will head to a virgin coconut oil factory where you can of course get some supplies. We will then go to Salagdoong beach where you can swim, cliff jumping if you are brave enough and take your lunch. After this, it will be time to take another dip in the Cambugahay Falls where you will be able to swim and refresh yourself in a 26°C water. You will be back in the resort in the afternoon where you will still have plenty of time to enjoy the pools, the spa and the beach. Before dinner, it is highly recommended to take a cocktail by the “Olympic” pool. • Day 4 Today you are free to relax in the resort or join the Apo island trip where you will have the opportunity to swim the turtles. Aside from the turtles, the coral reef of Apo Island is known for its wide marine life: the biologists from Siliman University counted more than 600 fish species and 400 coral species, which makes Apo Island one of the 5 best snorkeling spots in the Philippines. Divers also get some great opportunities in this area. Lunch will be served on the beach of Apo Island Beach resort. After eating, you will still have time to relax by the beach and swim in this crystal clear water. You will then get back in the boat for another snorkeling time in a different part of the sanctuary • Day 5  Travel back to Cebu.

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