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Trip Info 2020 Rates


Mindoro Strait

Tubbataha to/from Apo Reef

All Star Philippines provides free Nitrox on all of its Philippines trips.
Single supplement is a 80% surcharge over the regular rate.


Departs from:
Puerto Princesa, Palawan (PPS)
Boarding:  12:00pm

Returns to:
Puerto Princesa, Palawan (PPS)
Disembarks:  10:00am
(6 nights)

Port fees:  $270.00

Mindoro Strait

Departs from:  
Anilao, Batangas (MNL)
Boarding:  12:00pm

Returns to:  
Anilao, Batangas (MNL)
Disembark:  10:00am
Puerto Galera-Apo Reef 
(7 nights)

Port fees:  $270.00

Tubbataha and Apo Reef

Departs to/from:
Puerto Princesa, Palawan (PPS) 
Boarding:  12:00pm

Returns from/to:  
Anilao, Batangas (MNL)
Disembark:  10:00am
Repositioning Trip (7 nights)

Port fees:  $370.00

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  • Accommodations
  • Meals and beverages
  • Diving – tanks – weightbelts
  • Free nitrox
  • Local ground transfers

Not Included

  • Airfare
  • Dive gear or rentals
  • Sodas or alcohol (you may bring duty-free purchases)
  • Crew gratuity
  • Port/permit fees
  • Hotel stays


A deposit of $750.00 will confirm your reservation. Payment in full is due 120 days prior to departure.

Method of Payment
Mastercard, Visa, Discover, personal check, money order, and wire transfer are all accepted.

Cancellation Policy

  1. No refunds unless cancelled space is re-sold and trip departs full.
  2. If the trip departs full, we will issue a full refund less 5% cancellation fee.

COVID cancellations:  If borders are closed at the time of travel, then a rebooking will be allowed. If a guest tests positive prior to arrival and is not permitted to travel, a rebook will be allowed. A positive test result within 5 days of trip date must be provided. All rebooked trips will be reinvoiced and any difference in fare and fees will be assessed. 

Policy for trip interruption due to a named storm. We offer a future credit for any days missed due to a named storm. We know many people have busy schedules so we don’t place a time limit on the use of this credit. There is no refund for cancellations due to weather.

Travel Protection

It is recommended that all passengers purchase travel protection to help protect you and your trip investment. It is also recommended that all divers have diving accident insurance. For more information and to purchase dive and travel insurance, visit the providers below: 

Diveassure: For annual combination trip and dive accident insurance.

Travelex: Travel protection for a single trip. You may choose the TRAVEL SELECT policy and select the optional ADVENTURE SPORTS COVERAGE upgrade which waives the policy exclusions for extreme sports such as scuba diving. Purchase of Travelex insurance must be more than 21 days from date of travel.

Hotels in Puerto Princesa, Anilao and Manila

Depending on your travel arrangements, you may be interested in hotel accommodations in Puerto Princesa (city or state) on the island of Palawan, in Anilao or Manila. The closest or most convenient airports for All Star Philippines are:

  • Puerto Princesa Airport (PPS)
  • Manila International Airport (MNL)

For those departing from Anilao, travel to Manilla Airport (MNL). Then take a shuttle/car service from Manila to Anilao. Fees can range from $75.00-$150.00 for up to 4 passengers.

Ground transfers are available to/from our docks within Puerto Princesa city proper but not the state.

Puerto Princesa Hotels

One Manalo Place, Puerto Princesa, Palawan

One Manalo Place

This modern and yet classical Filipino designed hotel is situated in the heart of Puerto Princesa 2 minutes from the airport and a 5 minutes from shopping centers, souvenir shops, banks and other restaurants. The hotel has a pool, exercise facility and restaurant (breakfast included). Restaurants, bar, coffee shop and a spa are nearby.

Website:  One Manalo Place Hotel 

Sheridan Beach Resort, Puerto Princesa, Palawan

Sheridan Beach Resort

Nestled between a towering mountain ranges and the clear blue waters of the West Philippines Sea. this premier property is the first green resort in the Philippines known to champion environmental sustainability in Sabang Beach, one of the country’s most protected areas. The Sheridan is about 2 hours from our docks but within close proximity of the Puerto Princesa Underground (Subterannean) River National Park, a popular attraction. Ground transfers are not included to/from our docks to the Sheridan.

Website:  Sheridan Beach Resort

Anilao Hotels

Eagle Point Resort in Anilao in The Philippines

Eagle Point Resort

Relax and unwind for a night or two in a luxurious, but affordable, beach resort. Choose from cabanas, cottages, villas and suites or a room at the famous Terrace Hotel. Hotel rooms and cottages are well appointed and offer beautiful ocean views.

Website:  Eagle Point Resort

Hotel Casa Escondida in Anilao, The Philippines

Casa Escondida

Home to 24 guest rooms, each fully furnished with air conditioning and cable TV. The resort serves healthy buffet-style meals in a spacious open-air dining room. Also on property is a fully-equipped dive center, with everything needed for safe, enjoyable dives.

Website:  Casa Escondida

Manila Hotels

Holiday Inn Express Manila, Newport City, The Philippines.

Holiday Inn Express

The hotel is located a 10-minute walk from the International Airport Terminal 3 via the Runway Manila bridge, and a short ride to/from Terminals 1 and 2 via the free Resorts World Manila airport shuttle. The hotel is a few minutes the Cultural Center of the Philippines, Intramuros and Rizal Park.

Website:  Holiday Inn Express Manila Newport City

Belmont Hotel, Manilla, The Philippines

Belmont Hotel

Belmont Hotel Manila is only a 5-minute walk from the International Airport Terminal 3 via the Runway Manila footbridge. Enjoy the scenic view of the Manila skyline as you walk across to the hotel.

Website:  Belmont Hotel

Hotel Sofitel Manila, The Philippines

Sofitel Manila

The 5-star full-service resort is located on the bay in Manila. It is situated approximately 15-30 minutes from Manila Airport depending on traffic. The hotel can provide a town car or van for pickup depending on the size of your group.

Website:  Sofitel Manila

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+Island excursions are not part of the established itineraries

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