ARRIVAL IN CEBU CITY AND TRAVELLING FROM CEBU CITY TO MY BUNGALOW IN BRGY. ESPERANZA
When you decide to have a wonderfull vacation in my house and when I
know at least 48 hours before your arrival on port Consuelo or port Poro and you sent
me a message to my facebookaccount beth miao and mention your name, with how
many persons you are and how huch luggage you have, I can arrange your
transportation to my house.
Note: this transportation is not free, it depends how many persons you are
and how much luggage you have got.
(c) Elizabeth Miao
ARRIVAL BY AIRPLANE
Going to Cebu City from any point the country is easy. Being a prime Visayan city, it
serves as a hub of most airlines and shipping companies. There are direct flights to
Cebu from Manila, Davao, Cagayan de Oro, Zamboanga, Puerto Princesa, Legaspi,
General Santos, Surigao, Siargao, Clark, Dipolog, Ozamis, Butuan, Dipolog, Roxas,
Caticlan, Dumaguete, Bacolod and Iloilo via Philippine Airlines , AirphilExpress,
Cebu Pacific Air and Zest Air.
Cebu City is also accessible from major Asian cities with direct flights from Tokyo,
Hong Kong, Singapore, Incheon, Kota Kinabalu, Kuala Lumpur, Shanghai, Taipei
FIRST STAYING IN AN HOTEL ?
If your trip by airplane was already a long and tireful flight, it might be better to stay
for the first night in the Philippines in an hotel in Cebu City. If you prefer to stay first
in an hotel, just ask the taxi or van-driver that you are travelling to Camotes Islands
and that you prefer to stay the firtst night in Cebu City in a comfortable hotel near the
port to Camotes Islands.
OR GOING BY BOAT TO CAMOTES DIRECTLY ( as soon as possible )
Cebu City is where tourists usually touch down at the Mactan International Airport
before going to Camotes Islands . From Cebu City, catch a van or a taxi going or
passing in Danao. Travel time usually takes two hours by a ferry.
Fare is less than PHP 50,00
In Danao Port, rides a public boat of Jomalia Shipping Corporation to Camotes.
Boats from here usually go to port of Consuelo, in the town of San Francisco,
Pacijan Island. The boat ride is approximately six (6) times a day Fare is
PHP 180,00 for Economy and 200 Php For Tourist.
In the port, there are multicabs motorbikes..
You also can rides a public boat by Super Shuttle Ferry, Boats from here usually go
to Port of Poro. The boat ride is approximately two (2) times Fare is PHP 350,00. In
the port, there are multicabs and motorbikes.
Here are the schedules:
Time Port of Origin Port of Destination Vessel
5:30AM Ouano Port to Poro Ave Maria pumpboat
5:30AM Danao Port Consuelo Jomalia Shipping*
6:30AM Danao Port Consuelo Super Shuttle Ferry
8:30AM Danao Port Consuelo Jomalia Shipping*
9:00AM Pier 1(Cebu City) Poro Golden Shipping Fastcraft
10:00AM Pier 1(Cebu City) Consuelo? OceanJet
12:00Noon Danao Port Consuelo Jomalia Shipping*
10:30AM Danao Port Consuelo RJR pumpboat
1:00PM Danao Port to Poro Super Shuttle Ferry
2:00PM Danao Port to Consuelo Jomalia Shipping*
5:30PM Pier 1(Cebu City) to Poro Golden Shipping Fastcraft
5:30PM Danao Port to Consuelo Jomalia Shipping*
9:00PM (Friday,Sat, Sun ONLY) Danao Port to Consuelo Jomalia Shipping
*Jomalia Shipping schedule and Fare- updated as of April 5, 2016
Fare is 180 Php for Economy and 200 Php For Tourist
*Contact Number for Jomalia Shipping - 006332 346 0421
* For those who will be bringing their cars:
(AS OF APRIL 2016) : 1200 Php (sedan) , 1400 Php (big vehicles) , ONE WAY
* For those who will be bringing their dogs:
According to Jomalia, dogs should be placed on a cage. No additional payment.
* Where to purchase ticket in advance? (min. 2 days prior)
You may go to Jomalia's office inside Kimwa Compound near Subangdaku
(Mandaue) Barangay hall
* Upon arriving at Consuelo port, you may hire a habal-habal (motorcycle) in
heading to your resort.
FASTCRAFT GOING TO CAMOTES!
AS OF JAN 5, 2016, Oceanjet has Cebu to Camotes ( port poro ) and Vice versa
trips DAILY! One (1) time a day.
Fare = Cebu-camotes Pph 550.00 one-way open-air
Fare = camotes-Cebu Pph 550.00 one-way open-air
Travel Time = 1 hour and 30 mins
departure ( pier 1 Cebu City ):
Departures and arrivals from:
Cebu 6.00 am arrival port Poro Camotes 7.30 am
Cebu 8.00 am arrival port Poro Camotes 9.30 am
Port Poro Camotes 3.00 pm arrival Cebu 4.30 pm
Port Poro Camotes 5.00 pm arrival Cebu 7.30 pm
To travel from port Poro to Brgy. Esperanza ( Island Pacijan ) will take aproxiametely
1 hour and from port Cosuelo ( San Francisco ) to Brgy. Esperanza ( Island Pacijan )
aproxiametely 25 minutes. That ’s also why I always advize to travel to Camotes by
Jomalia Shipping Corporation, the port of arrival is the nearest to my house in Brgy.