Island Retreat + Expedition Combo

2 Nignts in Camp Ngey Ngey and 2 Nights Boat Expedition

Half part of this 5day experience is a 2 night stay in our Island retreat; camp Ngey Ngey in Busuanga, here you settle for a few days to absorb the atmosphere of this isolated island. Either actively exploring its beaches, jungle and reefs or just sunbathe, laze around our playful lounges.

The other half is hopping on a boat on a 3D/2N expedition to the remote islands of Culion, linapacan and North El Nido, where you will have full days of exploring villages, bays and beaches spending the nights in our remote island camps.



Rate per person:
» 605 USD
» 555 EURO
» 470 GBP
» 29,800 PHP - for Philippine Residence

Peak Season Rate per person:
» 720 USD
» 660 EURO
» 555 GBP
» 35,500 PHP - for Philippine Residence

Peak Season Departure Dates:
Dec20-Jan10 - PreXmas,Xmas/NY,PostNY
Feb12-Feb18 - Lunar NY
Mar25-Mar31 - Easter

What is included and not included?


» The journey with us from El Nido to Coron [or vice versa]
» 2 night Tao Style Camping
» 2 nights hut accommodation in Camp Ney!Ngey!
» The wild open nature and island living
» All freshly prepared meals, drinks and snacks
» Happy hour Sunset Cocktails
» Mask and Snorkels (No Fins)
» A massage in our base-camp
» A donation to the Tao Kalahi Foundation Projects


» Fins, Towels
» Accommodation before and after the trip
» Tip for the crew
» Perfect weather
» Alcoholic drinks [all at cost price on board] - 1$ beer, 1$ cocktails, 1$ Cola/Juice.
» Bank charges

Extra payments you need to expect:
» Php200 Linapacan Eco-Tourism Development Fee (ETDF) - valid for 7 days
» Php200 El Nido Eco-Tourism Development Fee (ETDF) - valid for 10 days
These are compulsory taxes by the local governments for everyone local and foreign visitors. Collected before getting in the port.
Always ask for receipt.


Join other travelers on a scheduled trip
Coron to El Nido (Monday-Friday) or
El Nido to Coron (Monday-Friday)

DEPARTS [start] between 7:30am-8:00am from the port/pier of El Nido or office in Coron.
ARRIVES [end] between 4pm-5pm at the port/pier of either El Nido or Coron.

Starting in Coron Town

1.5 hour Van and boat transfer to Manguengey island, you start with the 2 night island retreat before hopping on board for your expedition ending in El Nido.

Starting in El nido

You will hop on a 3 day boat expedition exploring remote islands ending in Camp Ngey Ngey for 2 night stay then transfer to Coron town 1.5 hours by boat and van on the afternoon 5th day.

What time is Check-in and Briefing?

Please come in and see us between 3pm to 4pm a day before your scheduled departure so you can register and settle your remaining balance if there is any. In Coron, we have the Tao office by the main strip of Don Pedro Street. In El Nido, the Tao Office is located in Corong Corong.
Present a valid photo ID upon checking in.
Briefing starts at 4pm.

Any other information I need to know?

Take a look at the Travel Information section at the bottom of the main page. Here you will find useful information and answers to questions for travel in Palawan, flight information, accommodation recommendations, packing lists and everything else you need to know.


Click on "select a date" and a calendar opens, with all upcoming expeditions marked. Choose the date you want to start your expedition. The color is telling you, how many free places are still available for that expedition:

many places available
few places available
no free places, but you can apply for waiting list

Select a date with the datepicker, then you get a list with all expeditions at that date and you can choose the one you want to book. After that you have the possibilty to choose an alternate date.

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