What’s a trip to Coron, Palawan without making a stop at Coron Bay? Coron Bay, one of Palawan’s most popular tourist destination, is home to many sights and activities that cater to the taste of beach bums and adventure seekers alike.
The scenic stretch of Coron Bay features beautiful islets, lush landscapes, tempting Sulu waters, and diverse seascape that is unique only to this part of Coron. Coron Bay is known for its remote beaches that are as enchanting as the popular ones — these beaches often boast of picture-perfect vistas and a peaceful, undisturbed ambiance perfect for anyone who wants to relax. Divers visiting Coron Bay should not miss the chance to explore sunken Japanese warships — some vessels boast of a 328 ft length — which now serve as a home to various coral formations and fishes.
Coron Bay is located in Coron, Palawan.
Opening Days and Hours
Coron Bay can be accessed anytime.
Entry Fee and Bookings
Different resorts along Coron Bay have entrance fees ranging from PhP 100 to PhP 300 (USD 2 to USD 6). Coron Tours range from PhP 2500 to PhP 7500 (USD 50 to USD 150).
How to Get There
- Fly from Manila to Coron via Cebu Pacific or Philippine Airlines.
- From the airport, board a van to Coron town proper.
- At Coron, avail of Coron Tours.
- Backpackers/solo travelers
- Group of friends
Time to Spend
Average time spent here is between 1 to 2 hours.
Popularity and Best Time to Go
The best time to visit Coron Bay is between January and March. Rain showers that could affect swimming and diving are very limited during these months.
A buffet picnic lunch is included in most Coron Tours.
- Calamian Island
- Kayangan Lake
- Sangat Island
With rates ranging from USD 30 to USD 120, guests can avail accommodations from SeaHorse Guesthouse, Zuric Pension House, Koskosnus Garden Resort, Sunlight Guest Hotel, and Coron Westown Resort.