9.00 AM - 9.05 AM
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El Nido Mahogany Beach Resort, Corong Corong Beach Guests should arrive a minimum of 30 minutes before the start of their course

Booking notes

Bookings, with payment and complete details as requested below, should be made a minimum of 5 days before your planned tour date.  

Our Bookings are confirmed on the basis of travellers providing all the required information.
Failure to provide us with the information we require, may result in your booking being cancelled and refunded.

There is a Special Requests section, next to Travellers Details, on our Booking Page where you can add the following information:-

    • Please provide the names, date of birth and Nationalities of everyone in your party
    • Minimum Booking is 2 Adults.
    • Maximum Booking per boat is 2 Adults & 1 Child (between the ages of 8-16 years).
    • If you wish to book a solo sailing lesson for a child between the age of 8-16 years, please book them as an Adult and advise of their age in the Travellers Request Box, on the 2nd page
    • Check and read the Itinerary, Participant Guidelines, Meet-up Information, Children and Cancellation Policies. 

When you receive your Booking Voucher, upon confirmation, make a note of the Tour Operators Contact Number, for any problems.


    • Lunch

Disclaimer: On very rare occasions the Activity may already be full when you book. We will email you and offer you a different date or time, or a Full Refund

Taxes and Charges: Tour rates are quoted in Philippine Peso (PHP), per person and subject to 5% service charge and 12% Value Added Tax

This Lesson is closed to bookings between 19th November - 1st December 2017!!

Minimum Booking is 2 Adults.    Maximum of 2 adults and 1 child, between 8-16yrs, per boat.

Where you a booking a child between 8-16 years for their own lesson, please book them as an adult.


Guests must be able to swim and are required to sign a waiver before commencing the lesson.

Learn to Sail and then spend all day on the water touring Bacuit Bay, El Nido


  • Boat
  • Sailing Lesson
  • Instructor
  • use of a dry bag for your things
  • use of a dry case for your electronic devices
  • Life jacket
  • Snorkeling gears
  • Completion Certificate



  • Lunch (you can bring a packed lunch, or eat at a Corong Corong Bay Restaurant, after the 2 hour lesson

This Whole Day activity includes a 2hr Sailing Course, during which you'll learn to sail with a bit of theory but mainly hands-on practice.

After the lesson is complete your first stop will be Pinagbuyutan.   It takes approximately one hour to reach this beautiful island.  Here you will take your lunch (not included in the Tour - please bring your own, packed lunch or eat at one of the beach restaurants), rest and relax or take in some snorkeling among the corals.

After lunch, your group will head off to visit a number of places on the map provided.  Visits are based on wind direction and there is no guarantee that each destination will be reached. 

Destinations may include:

  • A Sandbar - a beautiful sandbar located "in the middle of nowhere"
  • Snake Island - an island with a long stretch of sand
  • Dagal-Dagal - A Traditional Boatman Village
  • Malacapao - An island, sandwiched between two huge rocks with a stunning beach area

You will return to Corong-Corong Beach by 5pm.


  • Physicality: Low
    Physical rating

    From relaxed (low) to ones where you need to be fit to join in.


    No surprises here. These tours/activities are those most anyone can do if they are fine with fairly flat walks and getting in and out of transport.


    Like to be active, even very active, but not pushed too far. This is the one for you.


    These tours/activities require you to be very fit. Probably not suitable for children.

  • Group size: from 2 to 20 people
  • Meeting point: El Nido Mahogany Beach Resort, Corong Corong Beach Guests should arrive a minimum of 30 minutes before the start of their course
  • Ending point: El Nido Mahogany Beach Resort, Corong Corong Beach
  • Starting time: (9.00 AM - 9.05 AM)
  • Ending time: (5.00 PM - 5.05 PM)


9am to 11am: 2 Hours course with complete certificate.

11am: Depart for “Pinagbuyutan”, supervised by the Instructor

12Noon - Lunch (Not Included)

After lunch until 5pm, you will use the winds to explore various places on the map provided, supervised by the Instructor.  Depending on the wind visits could include a Sandbank, Snake Island, a Traditional Boatman Village and Malacapao

Cancellation Policy

Cancellation for Bookings of 1-4 People:

Bookings can be cancelled up to 10 days prior your course or expedition trip at no fee.

  • 10% fee is required for cancellation done from 10 to 3 day before your trip.
  • 25% fee is required for cancellation done from 3 to the day before your trip.
  • Apart from inclement weather conditions, under no circumstances will refunds be made one day of sailing trip.
  • Under no circumstances will refunds be made after a trip has commenced

Cancellation for Bookings of 5 or more People:

Group Booking can be cancelled up to 20 days prior to course or expedition trip at no fee.

  • A 50% fee applies on the payment for cancellations made from 20 to 5 days prior to courses
  • Under no circumstances will refunds be made on the day of your course
  • Under no circumstances will refunds be made after a trip has commenced.


Weather Cancellation Policy:

In the event of cancellation or modification of a sailing trips or courses, best efforts will be made to provide advance notice

  • Expedition trips or courses may be cancelled by El Nido Sailing due to inclement weather conditions, or any other reason whatsoever.
  • Full refunds will be made to guests who purchased excursions which get cancelled.
  • Under no circumstances, you will guests receive a refund if they decide themselves to cancel a lesson or expedition because the weather does not suit them.


Children policy

  • Only children who are 8 years old and above can join this activity.
  • Children who are 16 Years and older at the time of the activity, are classed as adults
  • Maximum number of people on the boat is 2 Adults + 1 child 8-16 yrs
  • Sailing Lessons for a child between the ages of 8-16 years, should be booked as a adult

Participant Guidelines

Guests are required to sign a waiver on arrival

Guests are required to be able to swim

What to bring:

  • Packed Lunch or money to buy lunch at one of the nearby restaurants
  • Mosquito repellent
  • Sunscreen protection
  • Wet-suits
  • Hat
  • Sunglasses
  • Swim suit
  • Snacks
  • Bottle of water