Coron town is the gateway to heavenly islands and also the gateway for air travels in the barangay. The business around this town mainly centers on tourism. Coron Island is one of the famous islands in the whole world. Apart from the majestic scenery on this island, the cluster of islands near Coron is also full of WWII history. Coron has a lot to offer for those who are willing to explore.
Similar to other parts of the Philippines, it is always summertime. If you are not keen on big crowds, it is recommended to visit Coron during the months of September-December. During these months, you will be getting lower rates for flights and hotels, and also a peaceful vacation. However, it is important to check the weather before going to Coron to avoid the typhoon season.
General Santos International Airport - Also known as General Santos City Airport (GES), this airport is located in the city of General Santos, Philippines. It is the largest airport in the island of Mindanao and serves domestic and international flights from destinations such as Cebu, Iloilo and Manila. Some of the airlines that operate here are Cebu Pacific and Philippines Airlines. The General Santos International Airport is equipped with facilities such as ATMs, nursing center, passenger lounge and many more.
Francisco B. Reyes Airport - Formerly known as Busuanga Airport (USU), this airport is an airport serving the general area of Coron, located on Busuanga Island in the province of Palawan, the Philippines. In 2008, the airport was named after Francisco B. Reyes, the mayor of Coron from 1936 to 1939 who donated the land that forms the current airport complex. This airport operates passenger flights that fly to destinations such as Cebu, Manila, El Nido and Puerto Princesa. Some of the airlines that fly here include Air Juan, AirSWIFT, Cebu Pacific, Philippines Airlines and SkyJet. To get to the airport, you can hop on one of the vans there that cost around PHP150. There are no taxis available there and trikes do not operate at the airport.
The average temperatures in Coron vary barely at all. Like any other Asian countries, the temperatures feel hot all year with a fair chance of precipitation about half of the year. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Coron, the hottest months are April, May, and then March where the temperature can reach up to 32°C and dropping below 24.8°C at night.