Guide to Donsol Sorsogon

Procedure Upon Arrival in Donsol, Sorsogon:

1. Proceed by tricycle to the Visitors Center, Dancalan, Donsol for registration.

Poblacion Donsol to Dancalan = P30.00 per tricycle.

2. Registration Fees per head: P300.00 for Foreigners; P100.00 for Filipinos

3. Briefing of the guests by the Butanding Interaction Officer (BIO)

4. Whale-Watching/Interaction Package (good for 1 whole day):

P3,500.00 – to be equally divided among the four (4) to seven (7) passengers inclusive of:

Boat rental . . . . . P2,500.00

BIO fee. . . . . . . . 650.00

Spotter/Guide fee 350.00


5. Guests who intend to interact with the whalesharks may rent their diving/swimming suit and equipments from the Visitors’ Center.

6. Accommodations:

a) Woodland Resort – Contact Marichu (09219699544) / Mel (09182315420)

Rates: Big Cottages AC (10 pax) P2,700.00

AC Rooms (2 pax) P1,500.00

Non AC Cottages P 800.00

b) Amor Farm Beach Resort – Contact Sylvia Reyes (056)411-3180 / 411-1109

Rates: Cottages w/ private CR – P550.00

Cottages w/ Common CR -P450.00

c) Vitton Beach Resort – contact Nora (09279126313

Rates: AC Rooms (max of 4 pax) – P1,500.00

d) Homestays:

1. Balay ni Inday (Hilda Belmonte) Brgy. Boroan, Donsol, Sorsogon – P150/head

2. Hernandez’ Guest House (Andrew Hernandez) Poso, Donsol, Sorsogon – P150.00/head

3. Santiago’s Homestay (Ederlina Santiago) Poso, Donsol, Sorsogon – P150.00/head

4. Visitor’s Inn (Hilda Belmonte) Tel. No. (056) 491-1109/421-3180 4 rooms – Aircon – P1,200.00 (good for 4 pax); P1,850.00 (good for 7 pax)

Contact Person in Donsol: Mr. Salvador Adrao, Jr. – Tourism Coordinator CP# 09272330

See Also

Donsol, Sorsogon,the Whaleshark Capital of the World
Official Guideline on Interacting with the Butanding
Butanding Festival


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