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For a unique excursion or boat activity in El Nido and Coron, use Buhay Isla's daily ecotour boat trips and expeditions to discover remote beaches and caves — We invite you to be part of our tribe, to catch fresh fish, to snorkel/hike to nearby...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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El Nido, Palawan Island 5313, Philippines
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+63 917 158 4122
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

What an amazing experience this was. Crystal clear water and the food was brilliant every breakfast, lunch and dinner and a few snacks in between were lovely. The best thing about this trip was the crew they made you feel part of a family and...More

Thank paulmacrae2018
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

we did an expedition for 3 days and sleeping in huts for 2 nights. That was exotic and we were quite happy to come back to aircon room afterwards :D but it is definitely worth to go! Amazing snorkeling, careful and funny staff. Great time...More

Thank Julija V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me & my bf joined 3D2N expedition from El Nido to Coron with Buhay Isla. The tour was amazing and wonderful. We visited many beautiful and quiet islands without other tourists. Each place we stopped by for snorkeling is so beautiful and the visibility is...More

1  Thank KarenL4217
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What an amazing experience with a great crew and team!! We have the pleasure to take the 4D 3N tour from El Nido to Coron and meet some great folks on our journey. Besides ALL the amazing stops where you can snorkel the clearest water...More

Thank Jason S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We did a three tour from Coron to El Nido. The trip was fanastic, the crew was so kind and they prepared everything (very good food) while you can enjoy the bluest seas and the whitest beaches and the nicest corals in the sea. Also...More

Thank konrad v
Reviewed September 5, 2018

Frank and his talented and lovely crew (especially the singers, the chef – highly talented, the fireball, the food and fruit carver as well as all the helpers on the base camps) are real gems. I felt most secure with the skippers and navigators on...More

Thank bkrafft2018
Reviewed August 23, 2018

From the start of asking about the trip to the moment we got off the boat, the experience was amazing. All questions were answered before. Transactions were smooth. We were only 5 on the 3 day/2 night expedition from El Nido to Coron. The pre...More

1  Thank ihf2014
Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful experience on our buhay isla expedition. We had trouble booking our trip at first as we didnt get any response from email. Eventually we did get a response after a few weeks! We had booked in for a 3D2N tour but...More

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mindNSoul, Owner at Buhay Isla, responded to this reviewResponded August 29, 2018

Thank you so much for your feedback. I wanted to reach out to you to email us at info@buhayisla.com as I'd like to know which trip date/direction you had taken since we want to make sure it's not the same guide/group that have had an...More

Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

My cousin and I decided to do the 4D3N island hopping tour from Coron to El Nido and had an amazing time! We went during rainy season so we were a bit skeptical of the weather and while there were a few bouts of rain,...More

1  Thank Tristen M
Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

The journey with Buhay Isla was beyond all my expectations. The staff is perfect; The boat is nice, very clean and offer all the space you need; The places visited were amazing and we were always alone there so it was even more perfect; The...More

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AlbaF29
May 1, 2018|
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Response from mindNSoul | Property representative |
We've had an issue with the email system on Jan-May 2018. However, all has been fixed now and there will be an automated booking system before the end of 2018 so it's best to book on the website or email from the website... More
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alexinecap
April 25, 2018|
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Response from mindNSoul | Property representative |
We've had an issue with the email system on Jan-May 2018. However, all has been fixed now and there will be an automated booking system before the end of 2018 so it's best to book on the website or email from the website... More
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Bas K
April 16, 2018|
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That is not the right email address. It is supposed to be info@buhayisla - com
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