We are happy to arrange tours for guests through independent boat guides that are recommended by but not affiliated with MaryGold Beachfront Inn.


Rates and tours are standardized by the El Nido municipal government.


We book only law-abiding, regulated, insured tour operators that assure boat safety and quality of food and service.


Tour A (P1,200/person + P200/person fee for Protective Area Office)
Small Lagoon OR Big Lagoon, Secret Lagoon, Shimizu Island, 7 Commando Beach, Ipil Beach

Tour B (P1,300/person)
Cathedral Cave, Snake Island, Codugnon Cave, Entalula Island, Pinagbuyutan Island 

Tour C (P1,400/person)
Matinloc Shrine, Secret Beach, Talisay Beach, Hidden Beach, Helicopter Island

Tour D (P1,200/person)
Cadlao Lagoon, Bucal Beach, Pasandigan Beach, Nat-Nat Beach, Paradise Beach

*An Environmental Tourism & Development Fee is collected by the government before island-hopping. The ETDF is a one-time fee of PHP200/person good for 10 days.

Tour Info

Rates include licensed tour guide, picnic lunch, snorkel, and mask. Fins can be rented from the boat operator.

Each tour takes a day to complete (9:00am-4:00pm).

Solo or small groups of travelers will be grouped by the boat operator with other travelers.

Customized or private tours can be arranged as well.

Most boat operators pick up tour participants at their respective hotels.

Tours can be arranged through our front desk or through any of the many tour operators scattered throughout town.