11. March 2009

Apo/Pandan Island Itinerary


8:50 Am Departure: Manila NAIA T3 to San Jose Occidental Mindoro

9:45 AM Arrival at San Jose Airport

9:45 AM Free time to roam around in San Jose area

12:00 PM Bus ride to Sablayan (3 ½ hours)

4:00 PM Check-in

4:30 PM Free time to roam around in Sablayan area


4:00 AM Wake up call

5:00 AM Departure from Sablayan to Apo Island (3 ½ Hours boat ride)

8:00 AM Arrival in Apo Island, Rest and Breakfast

9:00 AM Land Tour In Apo Island.

12:00 PM Lunch

1:00 PM Scuba/Snorkeling at Apo reef

4:00 PM Merienda time

5:00 PM Set-up of tent

7:00 PM Dinner

8:00 PM Rest, kwentuhan, inuman


5:00 AM Wake up call, Breakfast, Last look on the Apo Island, Last Swimming

8:00 AM Bye Apo Island

11:30 AM Arrival at Sablayan port

12:00 PM Lunch

1:00 PM Departure from Sablayan port to Pandan Island

1:30 PM Check-in in Pandan Island Resort

2:00 PM Free time (roam around the Island, Scuba Snorkeling)

7:00 PM Buffet Dinner

8:00 PM Free time(drinking session at the bar)


8:00 AM Wake up call, Breakfast

9:00 AM Free time (roam around the Island, Scuba Snorkeling)

11:00 AM Bye Pandan Island

11:30 AM Arrival at Sablayan port

12:00 PM Lunch

1:00 PM Bus ride to San Jose Airport (3 ½ hours)

4:50 PM Departure: San Jose Occidental Mindoro to Manila

5:40 PM Arrival at Manila NAIA T3


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1. Kahlou commented on April 06, 2009 at 6:29 pm


Just want to inquire on who your contact is on Apo reef? We also want to stay overnight there but we don’t know how to arrange it. Also, if you know the fees for diving there. Would appreciate your insights on this.


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3. CT Leung commented on November 25, 2009 at 6:48 pm


1. We are a group of 6 backpackers going to visit the Apo Reef in mid Dec 2009. Kindly let me know the package price per person for 1D1N APo Reef National Park Tour (ie. from 5:00am until 1:00pm the next day which is same as yours itinerary) Where can I book for this package tour?

2. How can I go to Pandan Island after we finish the ARNP tour and return to Sablayan Port. In addition, please let me know the cost breakdown to Pandan Island such as 1. The cheapest banca for 6 persons to Pandan. The cheapest cottage rate for 6 person for one night.

3. We will arrive San Jose Airport at around 16:35pm on 14 Dec 2009 via 5J515 15:40-16:35 PM. Please let me know if it is too late to take Jeepney or schedule bus to Sablayan on the same day? If not, please let me know where to take the bus or jeepney and the respective cost per person.

4. Where to take the bus or jeepney from Sablayan to San Jose Airport. What is the bus fare per person?

Awaiting your reply real soon. Thank you!

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