Your guide to Coron and the Calamian Islands

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Dive enthusiasts from around the world were the first to put Coron on the map as a tourist destination in the Philippines. Diving the waters around Coron bay and Busuanga Island is a true underwater adventure and Coron Bay has been listed in Forbes Traveler Magazine`s as one of the 10 best scuba diving sites in the world.

The main dive attractions are the 12 Japanese WWII wrecks that where sunk during a US airstrike 1944. The Japanese fleet were hiding in Coron Bay and around Busuanga Island when a surprise arial attack sent out from US Navy aircraft carriers sank most of the Japanese fleet. At least 8 of the Japanese ships were sunk in Coron Bay.