Travel Guide: VisMin Roadtrip

READ: Biliran: Sambawan Island
READ: Leyte: Cuatro Islas

Day 1 – Sambawan Island, Biliran

4:30am – ETD: MNL-TAC
6:00am – Arrival in Tacloban / Visit Mc Arthur Landing Site
6:10am – Arrival / photo ops
6:30am – Tricycle to BIR
6:35am – Multicab to downtown
7:00am – Arrival in downtown / walk to GV Hotel /check in
7:30am – Depart for Naval
10:30am – Arrival in Naval / Tricycle to Kawayan Port
11:00am – Arrival at Kawayan Port / depart for Sambawan Island
11:45am – Arrival in Sambawan Island / explore
3:00pm – Back to Kawayan Port
3:45pm – Arrival at Kawayan Port / back to Duptours van terminal
4:15am – Arrival at the terminal /  back to Tacloban
7:30pm – Arrival in Duptours Terminal in Tacloban / end of Day 1

EXPENSES
Php 989.10 – Cebu Pacific one way fare MNL-TAC
Php 75 – Tricycle to Mc Arthur Landing Site
Php 12 – Tricycle to BIR
Php 10 – Multicab to downtown (GV Hotel)
Php 287.50 (575/2) – GV Hotel fan room for 2 pax
FREE – Walk to Duptours van terminal
Php 120 – Van to Naval
Php 60 – Lunch
Php 100 (200/2) – Tricycle to Kawayan Port
Php 750 (1,500/2) – RT Boat to Sambawan Island
Php 100 – Entrance and Environmental fee at Sambawan Island
Php 50 – Tip
Php 30 – Banlaw
Php 75 – Habal-habal back to Dupotours Terminal
Php 120 – Van back to Tacloban
Php 107 – dinner

TOTAL: 2,886/head

CONTACT NUMBERS:
Kuya Jun or Rommel (Boat rental to Sambawan Island) – 0935-5206342

Image00003Duptours Van Terminal in Tacloban

Image00001Inday Rommel Boat going to Sambawan Island.

Image00002Rommel the boat operator, Inday is his mother. Heheh 🙂

Image001Rates in Sambawan Island. (Credits to my friend Mars Tan)

 

Day 2 – Agas-Agas Bridge, Southern Leyte and Cuatro Islas

5:00am – Depart for Agas-Agas Bridge / Ride van with Maasin signage and alight at Mahaplag
7:00am – Arrival in Mahaplag / Visit Agas-Agas Bridge
7:30am – Arrival in Agas-Agas Bridge / photo ops
8:30am – Back to Mahaplag Terminal
9:00am – Arrival in Mahaplag / waiting time
9:30am – Van to Baybay, Leyte
10:00am – Arrival in Baybay / walk to GV Hotel
10:05am – Arrival in GV Hotel / check in
10:30am – Depart for Inopacan, Leyte
11:00am – Arrival in Inopacan Town Hall / register
11:30am – Start of Cuatro Islas Island Hopping
3:00pm – Back to mainland
3:30pm – Wash up near Inopacan Town Hall
4:30pm – Back to Baybay
5:00pm – Arrival in Baybay / End of day 2

EXPENSES
Php 45 – Coffee and Puto for breakfast
FREE – Walk to Duptours terminal
Php 180 – Van to Mahaplag (ride van to Maasin and alight at Mahaplag)
Php 250 (500/2) – RT habal-habal rental to Agas-Agas Bridge
Php 50 – Van to Baybay, Leyte
FREE – Walk to GV Hotel, Baybay
Php 295 (590/2) – GV Hotel A/C Room for 2
Php 10 – Tricycle to Baybay Terminal
Php 40 – Van to Inopacan, Leyte
Php 50 – Lunch
Php 1,250 (2,500/2) – RT Boat rental to Cuatro Islas
Php 50 – Tip
FREE – Banlaw
Php 30 – Multicab back to Baybay
Php 7.50 – Pedicab to GV Hotel
Php 62 – Merienda
Php 306- Dinner

TOTAL:  2,625.50/head

CONTACT NUMBERS:
Mr. Deo (For boat/cottage reservation or inquiries in Cuatro Islas) – 0935-3034722

Image001First trip! 

Image00005Public C.R near Inopacan Town Hall.

Image00006Inopacan Public Terminal

Image00004What’s for lunch? 😀

 

Day 3 – Maasin, Southern Leyte / Surigao Del Norte

5:00am – Depart for Maasin, Southern Leyte
6:00am – Arrival in Maasin / breakfast
6:45am – Visit Monte Cueva
7:00am – Arrival in Monte Cueva / explore
8:30am – Visit Maasin Cathedral
8:45am – Arrival in Maasin Cathedral / explore / photo ops at Plaza
9:15am – Tricycle to Maasin Terminal
9:30am – Arrival in Maasin Terminal / waiting time
10:00am – Depart for Sogod, Southern Leyte
11:00am – Arrival in Sogod, Southern Leyte / Jeep to Liloan Port
12:30pm – Arrival in Liloan Port, Southern Leyte
1:30pm – Depart for Lipata Port, Surigao Del Norte
4:30pm – Arrival in Lipata Port / Visist Mabua Pebble Beach
5:00pm – Arrival in Mabua Pebble Beach / explore
6:00pm – Tricycle to RSY Pension
6:30pm – Arrival in RSY Pension / end of Day 3

EXPENSES
Php 10 – Tricycle to Baybay Terminal
Php 120 – Van to Maasin, Southern Leyte
Php 47 – Breakfast
Php 75 (150/2) – Tricycle rental to Monte Cueva and Maasin Cathedral
Php 10 – Tricycle to Maasin Terminal
Php 80 – Van to Sogod, Southern Leyte
Php 50 – Jeep to Liloan Port
Php 290 – RORO to Lipata Port, Surigao Del Norte
Php 16 – Terminal Fee
Php 60 – Lunch
Php 75 – Habal-habal to Mabua Pebble Beach
FREE – Mabua Pebble Beach entrance
Php 70 – Tricycle to RSY Pension
Php 437.50 (875/2) – RSY Pension A/C Room for 2
Php 129.50 – Dinner

TOTAL:  1,460/head

CONTACT NUMBERS:
RSY Pension – (086)8265465

Image00007King Frederick Vessel, 3 hours travel time from Liloan, Southern Leyte to Lipata, Surigao Del Norte

Image00009Approaching Lipata Port.

Image00011RSY Pension Standard A/C room for 2, with H/C Shower without breakfast.

Day 4 – Dinagat Islands

7:00am – Depart for Dinagat Islands (Ferry boats are located at Surigao boulevard)
8:00am – Arrival in Dinagat Islands / meet Kuya Persing /check in at Yalkot Lodge
8:30am – Buy food for lunch / Habal-habal to Don Robin Port
9:00am – Arrival in Don Robin Port / start of island hopping within Basilisa (Bababu Island, Hagakhak Island, Sundayo Beach, Isla Aga, Kabakongan Island, Duyos Island and Bitaog Island)
3:00pm – Back to port
3:15pm – Arrival in Yalkot Lodge / wash up
4:00pm – Start of town tour (Islander’s Castle, PBMA Shrine, Dinagat Islands Capitol, Basilisa Town)
6:30am – Dinner / end of Day 4

EXPENSES
FREE – Walk to Surigao Boulevard
Php 35 – Cup noodles and boiled egg for breakfast
Php 100 – Ferry boat to Dinagat Islands
Php 250 (500/2) – Yalkot Lodge A/C Room with common C.R
Php 10 – habal-habal to Don Robin Port
Php 80 – Lunch
Php 1,250 (2,500/2) – Boat rental for island hopping
Php 50 (100/2) – Tip
Php 50 (100/2) – Docking fee at Sundayo Beach
Php 50 (100/2) – Docking fee at Kabakongan Island
Php 10 – habal-habal back to Yalkot Lodge
Php 125 (250/2) – Habal-habal rental for town tour
Php 95 – Dinner

TOTAL:  2,105/head

CONTACT NUMBERS:
Kuya Persing / Ate Joan (Dinagat Islands boat rental) – 0946-5877825
FB Account: LongXShark San Jose
Kuya Loloy (Habal-habal town tour) – 0910-1741813
Yalkot Lodge (Angie) – 0910-7961075

Image00013News MPC boat going to Dinagat Islands, located at Surigao Boulevard.

 

Image00015Yalkot Lodge A/C Room with common CR, Php500 for 2 pax.

Image00016Our boatman and guide, Kuya Persing. 

Image00017Habal-habal guide, Kuya Loloy.

Image0001Yung pang breakfast, pang dinner na din! LOL!

Image00001M/V Cab-ilan RORO Schedule

Image00002News MPC schedule

Image00001M/V Cab-ilan RORO 

 

 

Day 5 – Agusan Del Sur

6:00am – Depart for Surigao City
7:30am – Arrival in Surigao City / tricycle to Boulevard
7:35am – Arrival in Boulevard / photo ops in “I ❤ Surigao”
8:00am – Visit Surigao Cathedral and Capitol
9:00am – Multicab to Terminal
9:30am – Arrival at the terminal / Depart for Butuan
1:00pm – Arrival in Butuan / Depart for Prosperidad, Agusan Del Norte
3:30pm – Arrival in Prosperidad / Visit Giant To-og Tree
4:00pm – Arrival in Giant To-og Tree / photo ops
4:30pm – Stomach ache, need to visit nearest C.R Hahah!
5:00pm – Tricycle to Jollibee Call of nature / unable to visit capitol)
6:00pm – Tricycle to Prosperidad Terminal
6:30pm – Arrival at the terminal / back to Butuan
8:30pm – Arrival in Butuan / check in at My Dream Place / end of Day 5

EXPENSES
FREE – Walk to San Jose Port
Php 90 – RORO to Surigao City
Php 10 – Terminal Fee
Php 32.50 – Cup noodles and Coffee for breakfast
Php 8 – Tricycle to Boulevard
Php 8 – Tricycle to Cathedral
FREE – walk to capitol
Php 9 – Multicab to Surigao Bus Terminal
Php 230 – Ride bus bound for Davao and alight at Butuan Terminal in Robinsons Mall
Php 80 – Choco donut and Orange Juice for lunch (the culprit of our stomach ache)
Php 150 – Bus to Prosperidad
Php 20 – Tricycle to Giant To-og Tree in Alegria
Php 10 – Tricycle to Jollibee
Php 10 – Tricycle to Prosperidad Terminal
Php 145 – Bus to Butuan
Php 280 – Dinner
FREE – Walk going to our accommodation
Php 499 (998/2) – My Dream Place Double Deluxe A/C Room with breakfast for 2

TOTAL:  1,581.50/head

CONTACT NUMBERS:
My Dream Place – 0917-3233373

Image00021My Dream Place Double Deluxe A/C room for 2 pax with private CR and breakfast for Php998.

 

Day 6 – Vinapor Jurassic Resort / Back to MNL

6:30am – Breakfast
7:00am – Tricycle to Bus Terminal in Robinsons Mall
7:05am – Arrival in the terminal / Ride bus bound for CDO and alight at Carmen
8:00am – Arrival in Carmen Terminal / Tricycle to Vinapor Jurassic Resort
8:30am – Arrival at the resort / explore
11:00am – Back to Carmen Terminal
11:30am – Arrival / Bus back to Robinsons Mall
12:30pm – Arrival in Robinsons Mall / lunch
1:30pm – back to hotel / pack up
4:30pm – Multicab to Bancasi Airport
6:00pm – ETD: BXU-MNL  / end of Day 6

EXPENSES
FREE – Breakfast
Php 7.50 – Tricycle to Bus Terminal in Robinsons Mall
Php 45 – Non-aircon bus to Carmen
Php 100 – Tricycle to Vinapor Jurassic Resort
Php 30 – Vinapor Jurassic Resort entrance fee
Php 100 – Cave Pool entrance fee
Php 100 – Tricycle back to Carmen Terminal
Php 65 – A/C bus to Butuan Terminal in Robinsons Mall
Php 379 – Lunch
Php 250 – Hotel extension
Php 20 – Multicab to Airport
Php 3,332 – Cebu Pacific one way fare to MNL (no promo, no choice 😦 )

TOTAL:  4,428.50/head

Image00022Carmen terminal

TOTAL EXPENSES FOR 6D5N – Php15,086.50 (with food, airfare, accommodation and tours)

Advertisements

2 thoughts on “Travel Guide: VisMin Roadtrip

Add yours

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

Blog at WordPress.com.

Up ↑

%d bloggers like this: