Philippines – Coral Reef Ecology Workshop Series (CREWS)

  • Pacific , Philippines
  • Starting Price

    From $3,295.00

    September 4 - 16, 2021

    Group Leader: Jonas Pologe & Irene Schauer

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    Overview

    This will be our 5th Coral Reef Ecology Workshop Series Trip (CREWS) and they are becoming more and more popular each year. The trip is designed to educate our guests on the marine environment by having 2 marine biologists on the trip giving daily talks on interesting topics pertaining to underwater world. They will also be diving with you each day to answer any questions you might have. Guests on past CREWS trips usually comeback year after year, stating that they learn so much that it gives them a whole new perspective on diving.

    The Republic of the Philippines is a tropical nation made up of more than 7,000 islands. The country’s amazingly varied people and cultures reflect its diverse landscape, which encompasses rice terraces, active volcanoes, underground rivers, starling hills, tropical rain forests and, of course, spectacular coral-fringed islands. The Philippines is as beautiful underwater as it is stunning on land.

    The archipelago is home to more than 3000 species of fish and 450 species of coral, including some of the most diverse marine life found anywhere. Dazzling coral gardens, dramatic walls, historical wrecks and amazing muck diving, you will see critters you never knew existed! When taking time out of the water, keep in mind that you are only an hour’s drive to spectacular cave explorations, cascading waterfalls and whale/dolphin-watching centers.

    Join us for an educational adventure you will never forget!

    Package Includes

    Roundtrip airfare from Manila to Dumaguete
    7 nights in a deluxe room at Atlantis Dumaguete
    All meals at Toko’s Restaurant
    Coffee, tea, and filtered water
    Unlimited internet access
    Up to 2 to 3 boat dives/day (including night diving)
    1 day dive trip to Apo Island or similar
    CREWS T-shirt
    CREWS lectures (including use of the conference room & facilities)
    Roundtrip airport/ hotel transfers
    Group Escort with marine biologist staff

    package does not include

    International Airfare from US to Manila
    Marine Park Fees
    Tourist Tax * (currently Php110)
    Nitrox ($180 if pre-paid)
    Personal Dive Equipment
    Gratuities
    Land Excursions
    Diver accident insurance (Strongly recommended)

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    • Pricing Name Double Diver Price
      Start Saturday September 4, 2021
      End Thursday September 16, 2021
      2 - 2 Pax
       
      Available Seats: 2

      Adult ( 2 - 2 Pax ) $3,295.00 /Person

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