About Us

Mission

To create and develop a remarkable expedition adventure with a professional travel and tour services and to guarantee safety and customer satisfaction at all times.

Vision

Our vision is to continue to protect the wonders of the islands of Palawan and to closely work with the local community to serve tourists in the best way they deserve and to create a good working environment for its employees with a positive work – life balance.

Company Profile

Isla Expeditions is an eco - friendly local tour operator that specializes on Serviced Camping to destinations where beautiful islands and white sand beaches that are not commonly reached by tourists, local island tours, and activities. We will take you to the islands where dreams of being closest to nature will be experienced and respected. Isla Expeditions have the right people who are naturally courteous and who have a heartfelt understanding of excellent service.

Our team is composed of competent individuals with decades of navigating experience around the waters of Palawan that is part of the South China Sea (now known as the West Philippine Sea). Our team wishes to provide utmost customer service in the hospitality industry with meticulous standards, with mastery on the natural character of the wind Habagat (also known as Monsoon or Southwest Monsoon, the season is characterized by hot and humid weather, frequent heavy rainfall, and a prevailing wind from the West) and Amihan (also known as the Northeast Monsoon, that draws "cold, dry air"). The main indicator of the switch between Amihan and Habagat seasonal pattern is the switch in wind direction) and its significance towards the flow of water current that are vital aspects that require experience and careful thinking to make each tour a success. We have created an exciting array of trips drawn from experience that includes island hopping, cruising, serviced camping accommodation, picnics, snorkelling, amenities, meals and non- alcoholic beverages which are inclusive in your package; may it be a 3Days/2Nights, 4Days/3Nights, or a 5Days/4Nights expedition of your choice. Our expeditions benefit and involve the people of the local community by providing jobs to the support service crew. Contact our communication and booking outlets in El Nido to avail of our worthy packages to enjoy the natural beauty of the very promising Palawan.

Isla Expeditions is a service oriented tour company that capitalize on exceeding your expectations. Our tour packages are irresistible as we take you cruising and island hopping to the waters of Palawan on an exclusive boat on board the "Sea Quest" with the most comfortable view and sun decks to enjoy the scenery and trip as well as an experienced masseuse, cold towels, beverages, cocktails and finger food are available with an outstanding service crew always ready to serve you. We cruise and hop up to 15 islands of Palawan that are less travelled by a flock of tourists, where it is never crowded, where the beauty of nature is best experienced in the calm, relaxed atmosphere minus the hassle. Isla Expeditions aim to have a worry free travel expedition. We have put together a unique Palawan expedition itinerary that is a combination of the thrill of active adventure with learning and genuine cultural relationship in the most spectacular locations. These all-inclusive trip itineraries showcase the best, giving you the optimal amount of time to enjoy. Isla Expeditions also offers local tours and activities. Book a trip now, Isla Expeditions; we take you there.

Camping Accommodation

Isla Expeditions will provide you with serviced camping accommodation looking to make sure of a comfortable stay.

Our campsite at Ginto Island in Linapacan have a main cottage with plenty of sleeping spaces, and on the beach front area we have comfortable native hammocks, beach beds, tent areas, and mosquito tent set up to enjoy the night filled with the moon and the stars that shine so bright in natural darkness with the breeze of the sea that blows and the gentle sound of the sea as it hits the shore.

Comfort is very important to us where we made fresh water available and built very spacious washing area, toilets, and bathrooms with hot shower of white ceramics and natural bamboo that compliments a simple lifestyle in paradise.

Full Board Meals

Our humble kitchen on Board and on Sites serves Asian-Mediterranean and Italian dishes on a native or beach set up. Light snacks can be requested anytime of the day depending on stock availability. And our Kitchen welcomes food preferences such as vegetarian and any personal diet-related requests.
Breakfast is served between 7am to 9am, Lunch Picnics are served during Island Hopping, and Dinner is served after Sunset to 8pm.
Drinking Water, Coffee, Juice or Iced Tea are set up on board and on site within reach, and is also available if directly requested to the team.

Boat Feature

Get on board the modest Sea Quest, especially designed for Isla Expeditions' comfortable and exciting odyssey to the beautiful mystery of the islands in Palawan. The Sea Quest has stunning view deck that sets your view onto the magnificent horizon. The Sea Quest is 24.50 meters long with 20.7 gross tonnage is manned by a 5 man crew for a safe and comfortable voyage and will travel on command by a Ship Master with 20 years of navigating experience. The Sea Quest has a 25 passenger sitting capacity on its lower deck and a 16 sitting capacity at the upper deck, with strategically positioned viewing deck completely set up to your comfort and style with comfort and simplicity. It has a clean toilet and a mini kitchen facility ideal to your needs. It has a back up engine and can cruise up to 10 Nautical Miles per hour if with 2 engines. The Sea Quest docks at any port of destination; El Nido or Coron Port. For all island hopping cruising and stops, the Sea Quest drops its anchor to a select spot that doesn't destroy the corals underwater. The guests get off the boat and get to the islands on via a bangka (local canoe), on a kayak, or they may swim to the island. The Sea Quest is a duly licensed shipping vessel by the Philippine Maritime Industry Authority (Marina) under the Department of Transportation and Communication (DOTC) with a permit to travel in and around Palawan.

For guests staying Ginto Island only, we provide another boat for transfers and for island hopping around Linapacan.

Brother Island

Brother Island is our new featured destination in El Nido, Palawan where your experience is guaranteed as exclusive and intimate on a beautiful and private island surrounded by colorful reefs.

Isla Expeditions' Team will take you there and look after you on your stay with high standard of customized service and good food.

Let us know how we can assist you in arranging your travel itinerary,

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