What’s Included in the Price

Almost everything!

Palawan Alternative tour packages cover almost everything you need even the things that you didn’t realize you’d want. From professional local guides who will take you on unforgettable journeys in our nature to all those little things that will turn your holiday into a holiday of a lifetime.

Professional Guides

All of our guides are English-speaking locals who are licensed to show you around the islands and take you on a journey. They all grew up in the region and have a true passion for what they do. They are fun yet professional and will ensure that you are happy and safe. The knowledge, passion, service and flexible attitude that our guides have will make each and every part of your Palawan trip a truly unforgettable experience.

Snorkeling or Scuba Gear, Life Jackets and Water Safety Equipment

Depending on the kind of activity that you choose to take, we’ll make sure to provide the equipment you’ll need for the adventure. The price includes the quality gear you need to ensure your comfort and safety, whether underwater or on land.

Government Permits, Taxes, and Fees

As soon as we receive your details and the deposit, we’ll start purchasing the government permits including the environmental and entrance fees. These permits are for specific dates and in your name. Once confirmed, they cannot be changed anymore. You don’t have to worry as we’ll take care of all the details to make sure you won’t pay anything extra at the site.

Trip Accommodations

We’ll help you with all the aspects of your trip including finding you a unique accommodation. We’ll make sure that you are comfortably settled from the moment you land in Palawan. Our tours include midrange to a luxury hotel or resort accommodations in the region. Just in case your preferred accommodation is not available, we will work with you to find another of equal quality.

Transportation

Most of our tours are island-hopping activities and underwater adventures, therefore we include in the price the cost to charter our traditional yet motorized boats to explore the hidden wonders of the archipelago. This is just one surefire way to fully experience Palawan’s culture. We include all ground transportation should there be any in-land activities or transfers in your itinerary. This is usually a private van that can easily take you to the other places. Motorbike rental is also an option to explore the surrounding beaches and other nature sites on the island for a day. Please don’t hesitate to contact us and we’ll be thrilled to arrange a day activity with your preferred mode of transportation.

Most Meals

You will have the opportunity to enjoy some of the amazing local meals during your tours. Don’t worry as we’ll ensure that your diet restrictions or food preferences will be honored. All breakfasts and most lunches are included in the price if your trip. Our clients will also have the opportunity to dine on their own so that they can discover a location independently. And of course, your Palawan Alternative guide will be happy to recommend their favorite restaurants to try.

Email Reminders Prior to Your Trip

We will send you an email reminder one week prior to your trip to put any of your last-minute concerns at ease. This includes your final itinerary, hotel and guide names, their contact details and other important information you need to know such as the most current weather conditions.

Private Day Tours

We surely wouldn’t want you to miss anything, it’s all part of being exposed to Palawan’s nature and culture after all. All of the day activities mentioned in your itinerary are covered in the cost of your trip. Just your shopping spree is not.

The Details

We believe it’s the attention to small details that make us stand out from the other tour companies in Palawan. We take the time necessary to research and explore island destinations so that all the hiccups are smoothed out. All you have to do is enjoy the natural wonders, hidden cultural gems and scenic routes.

Trip Consultants

You will already receive personalized attention the moment you initiate contact with us. We are here to consider your interests and trip preferences that will span your entire stay in Palawan. Our knowledgeable trip consultants devote their time to learn more about you and your individual needs. They will answer all your burning questions and help you in planning a perfect tropical holiday.

NOT INCLUDED:

  • International and domestic flights
  • Travel insurance
  • Accommodation before and after the trip
  • Some meals are not included in each destination which allows you the opportunity to explore the local cuisine on your own. Your guides are happy to give restaurant and bar recommendations.
  • Any activities not included in the final itinerary
  • Personal items purchased during the trip
  • Motorbike, kayak, extra gears or any other rentals not included in the final itinerary.
  • Gratuities for your local guides are not included

 

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