Standard name: Open water diver

Featured dive course length: 5 days / about 4 dives

Minimum Experience is requested:

Open Water Diver minimum experience

Min. Experience: No previous education required

Minimum divers age: 15

Dive center: Turtle Bay Dive Center

Featured course start: Friday 27th December 2019 at 09:00

Featured course end: Tuesday 31st December 2019

Price: 383 USD

Standard name: Open water diver

Featured dive course length: 5 days / about 4 dives

Minimum Experience is requested:

Open Water Diver minimum experience

Min. Experience: No previous education required

Minimum divers age: 15

Dive center: Turtle Bay Dive Center

Featured course start: Friday 27th December 2019 at 09:00

Featured course end: Tuesday 31st December 2019

Price: 383 USD



Open Water Diver - 5D description

Open Water Diver

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Dive course description

Most popular entry-level Scuba certification course in the world. Your chance to discover the world of underwater adventure and fun. Either complete the classroom portion of the PADI Open Water Diver at our resort or choose to do the theoretical part of the course at your own pace, anytime, anywhere with PADI eLearning.

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Included:

  • Manual
  • Five pool sessions
  • E-learning

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PADI dive courses

Get introduced

  • Discover scuba diving  98USD88USD

Get certified

  • Open Water Diver  393USD354USD

Improve your skills

  • Advanced Open Water Diver  330USD297USD


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Dive Center Highlights

Turtle Bay Dive Center highlights

  • The reason for choosing Turtle Bay Dive Center is the easy access to over 20 great sites including the magnificent house reef. Easy access to your dive boat is assured with our boat jetty and helpful dive crew.
  • Turtle Bay Dive Resort operates an accredited 5-star PADI Dive Centre. Our dive resort is a haven for divers. We are located in front of the famous House Reef where divers/snorkelers can spot the green sea turtles! With just a boat ride away, you can visit the schools of sardines in Panagsama, Pescador Island and the other dive sites. We offer a wide range of diving courses, from beginners to courses for diving professionals. Check which course fits you!

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Dive Center Description

Turtle Bay Dive Center description

Turtle Bay Dive Center basic informations

The Villas & Rooms

The modern villas are set amongst tropical gardens and overlook a private cove with crystal clear waters lapping over the boat jetty. The resort has 28 rooms that are furnished either in traditional English hand carved furniture or in Filipino furniture. Every room has a ceiling fan and air-conditioning; ensuite bathroom with hot water shower; and private balcony with room to relax and enjoy the scented air.

The Pool & Games

You can get in some laps in the large lagoon swimming pool (19m x 10m) or just relax at night and gaze at the star filled night sky. The pool is open from 7:00 am to 10:00pm. For the children there is a kiddie pool.

When not diving, you can simply relax at the resort lounge or get a massage by the beach. Also, there are games of pool, table tennis, table top soccer and badminton.

Restaurant & Bar

You can take your meals in the large and airy Bay View Restaurant with panoramic views of the bay and mountain range. The restaurant offers Asian Fusion dishes plus some European dishes. Fresh fish is on the menu on most days. A wide selection of local fruit is always available. After dark enjoy a drink with your friends at the Bay View Bar.

Languages spoken: English and Filipino

Facilities and services: Dive boat, Dive equipment shop, Equipped classroom, Gear storage lockers and On-site reef

Affiliation Membership: PADI

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Beschreibung des Tauchzentrums am Deutsch

Höhepunkte des Tauchzentrums

Turtle Bay Dive Center highlights

  • Der Grund für die Wahl des Turtle Bay Dive Centers ist der einfache Zugang zu über 20 großartigen Sehenswürdigkeiten, einschließlich des prächtigen Hausriffs. Der einfache Zugang zu Ihrem Tauchboot ist durch unseren Bootssteg und die hilfsbereite Tauchcrew gewährleistet.
  • Das Turtle Bay Dive Resort betreibt ein akkreditiertes 5-Sterne PADI Dive Center. Unser Tauchresort ist ein Paradies für Taucher. Wir befinden uns vor dem berühmten House Reef, wo Taucher / Schnorchler die grünen Meeresschildkröten beobachten können! Nur eine Bootsfahrt entfernt können Sie die Sardinenschulen in Panagsama, Pescador Island und die anderen Tauchplätze besuchen. Wir bieten eine breite Palette an Tauchkursen an, von Anfängern bis zu Kursen für Tauchprofis. Prüfen Sie, welcher Kurs zu Ihnen passt!


Beschreibung des Tauchzentrums

Turtle Bay Dive Center description

Turtle Bay Dive Center basic informations

Die Villen & Zimmer

Die modernen Villen liegen inmitten tropischer Gärten und bieten Blick auf eine private Bucht mit kristallklarem Wasser, das über dem Bootssteg liegt. Das Resort verfügt über 28 Zimmer, die entweder mit traditionellen englischen handgeschnitzten Möbeln oder mit philippinischen Möbeln eingerichtet sind. Jedes Zimmer verfügt über einen Deckenventilator und eine Klimaanlage. eigenes Badezimmer mit Warmwasserdusche; und einen privaten Balkon mit Platz zum Entspannen und Genießen der duftenden Luft.

Der Pool & Spiele

Sie können in ein paar Runden im großen Lagunenpool (19 x 10 m) schwimmen oder einfach nachts entspannen und den sternenreichen Nachthimmel bestaunen. Der Pool ist von 7.00 bis 22.00 Uhr geöffnet. Für die Kinder gibt es ein Kinderbecken.

Wenn Sie nicht tauchen, können Sie einfach in der Resort-Lounge entspannen oder sich am Strand massieren lassen. Außerdem gibt es Billard, Tischtennis, Tischfußball und Badminton.

Restaurant und Bar

Ihre Mahlzeiten können Sie im großen und luftigen Restaurant Bay View mit Panoramablick auf die Bucht und die Berge genießen. Das Restaurant bietet asiatische Fusionsgerichte sowie einige europäische Gerichte. An den meisten Tagen wird frischer Fisch angeboten. Eine große Auswahl an lokalen Früchten ist immer verfügbar. Nach Einbruch der Dunkelheit können Sie mit Ihren Freunden einen Drink an der Bay View Bar genießen.

PADI Tauchbasis

Der Grund, warum Sie sich für das Turtle Bay Dive Center entschieden haben, ist natürlich der einfache Zugang zu über 20 großartigen Sehenswürdigkeiten, einschließlich des prächtigen Hausriffs. Ein einfacher Zugang zu Ihrem Tauchboot ist durch unsere Bootsanlegestelle und die hilfsbereite Tauchcrew gewährleistet. Überprüfen Sie diesen Link für Details der Tauchbasis Dive Center und diesen Link für Details der Tauchplätze Moalboal Dive Sites.




Descrizione del Centro Immersioni in Italiano

Punti salienti del Centro Immersioni

Turtle Bay Dive Center highlights

  • Il motivo della scelta del Dive Center Turtle Bay è il facile accesso a oltre 20 grandi siti, tra cui la magnifica barriera corallina. Un facile accesso alla tua barca da immersione è assicurato con il nostro molo della barca e il personale di immersione utile.
  • Turtle Bay Dive Resort gestisce un Dive Center PADI a 5 stelle accreditato. Il nostro resort per immersioni è un paradiso per i subacquei. Siamo situati di fronte alla famosa House Reef, dove i sub / snorkeling possono avvistare le tartarughe marine verdi! Con solo un giro in barca, puoi visitare le scuole di sardine a Panagsama, l'isola Pescador e gli altri siti di immersione. Offriamo una vasta gamma di corsi di immersione, dai principianti ai corsi per professionisti delle immersioni. Controlla quale corso fa per te!


Descrizione del centro immersioni

Turtle Bay Dive Center description

Turtle Bay Dive Center basic informations

Le ville e le camere

Le ville moderne si trovano tra giardini tropicali e si affacciano su una baia privata con acque cristalline che lambiscono il molo delle barche. Il resort dispone di 28 camere arredate con mobili tradizionali inglesi intagliati a mano o mobili filippini. Ogni camera ha un ventilatore a soffitto e aria condizionata; bagno privato con doccia con acqua calda; e balcone privato con spazio per rilassarsi e godersi l'aria profumata.

The Pool & Games

Puoi fare qualche giro nella grande piscina della laguna (19m x 10m) o semplicemente rilassarti di notte e guardare il cielo notturno pieno di stelle. La piscina è aperta dalle 7:00 alle 22:00. Per i bambini c'è una piscina per bambini.

Quando non ti immergi, puoi semplicemente rilassarti nella lounge del resort o fare un massaggio sulla spiaggia. Inoltre, ci sono giochi di biliardo, ping pong, calcio balilla e badminton.

Ristorante e Bar

Puoi consumare i tuoi pasti nell'ampio e arioso Bay View Restaurant con vista panoramica sulla baia e sulla catena montuosa. Il ristorante offre piatti fusion asiatici e alcuni piatti europei. Il pesce fresco è nel menu quasi tutti i giorni. Una vasta selezione di frutta locale è sempre disponibile. Dopo il tramonto, goditi un drink con i tuoi amici al Bay View Bar.

Centro immersioni PADI

Ovviamente la ragione per scegliere Turtle Bay Dive Center è il facile accesso a oltre 20 fantastici siti tra cui la magnifica barriera corallina. Un facile accesso alla tua barca da immersione è assicurato con il nostro molo della barca e un utile equipaggio. Controllare questo collegamento per i dettagli del centro immersioni Dive Center e questo collegamento per i dettagli dei siti di immersione Moalboal Dive Sites.




Descripción del Centro de Buceo en Español

Puntos destacados del Centro de Buceo

Turtle Bay Dive Center highlights

  • La razón para elegir Turtle Bay Dive Center es el fácil acceso a más de 20 excelentes sitios, incluido el magnífico arrecife de la casa. El acceso fácil a su bote de buceo está asegurado con nuestro embarcadero y nuestro útil equipo de buceo.
  • Turtle Bay Dive Resort opera un centro de buceo PADI de 5 estrellas acreditado. Nuestro resort de buceo es un paraíso para los buceadores. ¡Estamos ubicados frente a la famosa Casa Reef, donde los buzos / buceadores pueden ver las tortugas marinas verdes! Con solo un paseo en bote, puede visitar las escuelas de sardinas en Panagsama, Isla Pescador y otros sitios de buceo. Ofrecemos una amplia gama de cursos de buceo, desde principiantes hasta cursos para profesionales del buceo. ¡Comprueba qué curso te queda!


Descripción del Centro de Buceo

Turtle Bay Dive Center description

Turtle Bay Dive Center basic informations

Las villas y habitaciones

Las villas modernas se encuentran entre jardines tropicales y dan a una cala privada con aguas cristalinas que bañan el embarcadero. El complejo cuenta con 28 habitaciones amuebladas con muebles tradicionales ingleses tallados a mano o con muebles filipinos. Cada habitación tiene un ventilador de techo y aire acondicionado; baño privado con ducha de agua caliente; y balcón privado con espacio para relajarse y disfrutar del aire perfumado.

La piscina y los juegos

Puede darse algunas vueltas en la gran piscina de la laguna (19m x 10m) o simplemente relajarse por la noche y contemplar el cielo nocturno lleno de estrellas. La piscina está abierta de 7:00 a.m. a 10:00 p.m. Para los niños hay una piscina para niños.

Cuando no bucees, simplemente puedes relajarte en el salón del complejo o recibir un masaje en la playa. Además, hay juegos de billar, tenis de mesa, futbolín y bádminton.

Restaurante y Bar

Puede tomar sus comidas en el amplio y ventilado restaurante Bay View con vistas panorámicas de la bahía y la cordillera. El restaurante ofrece platos de fusión asiática y algunos platos europeos. El pescado fresco está en el menú la mayoría de los días. Una amplia selección de fruta local siempre está disponible. Después del anochecer, disfrute de una bebida con sus amigos en el Bay View Bar.

PADI Dive Center

Por supuesto, la razón para elegir Turtle Bay Dive Center es el fácil acceso a más de 20 excelentes sitios, incluido el magnífico arrecife. El acceso fácil a su bote de buceo está asegurado con nuestro embarcadero y nuestro útil equipo de buceo. Consulte este enlace para obtener detalles del centro de buceo Centro de buceo y este enlace para obtener detalles de los sitios de buceo Sitios de buceo Moalboal.




Description du Centre de Plongée en Français

Points forts du Centre de Plongée

Turtle Bay Dive Center highlights

  • La raison du choix de Turtle Bay Dive Center est l'accès facile à plus de 20 grands sites, y compris le magnifique récif de la maison. Un accès facile à votre bateau de plongée est assuré avec notre jetée et notre équipe de plongée serviable.
  • Turtle Bay Dive Resort exploite un centre de plongée PADI accrédité 5 étoiles. Notre centre de plongée est un paradis pour les plongeurs. Nous sommes situés devant le célèbre House Reef où les plongeurs / plongeurs peuvent apercevoir les tortues vertes! Avec juste un tour en bateau, vous pouvez visiter les écoles de sardines à Panagsama, l'île de Pescador et les autres sites de plongée. Nous proposons une large gamme de cours de plongée, des débutants aux cours pour les professionnels de la plongée. Vérifiez quel cours vous convient!


Description du Centre de Plongée

Turtle Bay Dive Center description

Turtle Bay Dive Center basic informations

Les Villas & Chambres

Les villas modernes sont nichées au milieu de jardins tropicaux et donnent sur une crique privée aux eaux cristallines qui clapotent sur la jetée. Le complexe dispose de 28 chambres meublées soit en mobilier traditionnel anglais sculpté à la main, soit en mobilier philippin. Chaque chambre dispose d'un ventilateur de plafond et de la climatisation; salle de bain avec douche à eau chaude; et balcon privé avec espace pour se détendre et profiter de l'air parfumé.

La piscine et les jeux

Vous pouvez faire quelques longueurs dans la grande piscine lagon (19m x 10m) ou simplement vous détendre la nuit et admirer le ciel nocturne rempli d'étoiles. La piscine est ouverte de 7h00 à 22h00. Pour les enfants il y a une pataugeoire.

Lorsque vous ne plongez pas, vous pouvez simplement vous détendre dans le salon du complexe ou vous faire masser près de la plage. Il y a aussi des jeux de billard, tennis de table, baby-foot et badminton.

Restaurant & Bar

Vous pouvez prendre vos repas dans le grand et spacieux restaurant Bay View avec vue panoramique sur la baie et la chaîne de montagnes. Le restaurant propose des plats de fusion asiatique ainsi que des plats européens. Le poisson frais est au menu la plupart des jours. Une large sélection de fruits locaux est toujours disponible. Après la tombée de la nuit, prenez un verre avec vos amis au Bay View Bar.

PADI Dive Center

Bien sûr, la raison du choix de Turtle Bay Dive Center est l'accès facile à plus de 20 grands sites, y compris le magnifique récif de la maison. Un accès facile à votre bateau de plongée est assuré avec notre jetée et notre équipe de plongée serviable. Consultez ce lien pour plus de détails sur le centre de plongée Dive Center et ce lien pour plus de détails sur les sites de plongée Moalboal Dive Sites.






Equipment rental

ItemDay

Full dive equipment

16USD

Snorkel gear (mask and fins)

6USD

Fins

2USD

BCD

6USD

Regulator

9USD

Computer

10USD

Wetsuit

4USD

Full gear with computer

24USD

Supplement for 15 liter tank

2USD


Images from Turtle Bay Dive Center featured dive sites:

- Photo Gallery

  • Dive depth: 5 - 40m  Visibility: 10 - 30m  Current: none - moderateKnots  Water temperature: 26.8 - 29.8℃  Dive type: Big fish, Night dive and Wall


    Papuan scorpionfish

    Occurrence:

    1-10%

    Number:

    1-3

    Length: 20 - 25cmFound at depth: 1 - 40m

  • Dive depth: 1 - 10m  Current: none - slightKnots  Water temperature: 26.8 - 29.8℃


    Whale shark

    Occurrence:

    41-80%

    Number:

    4-9

    Length: 9.7 - 12m, max. reported length: 12.65mWeight: 9800kg, max. reported weight: 21000kgFound at depth: 0 - 700m, usually 0 - 100m

  • Dive depth: 1 - 10m  Current: none - slightKnots  Water temperature: 26.8 - 29.8℃


    Whale shark

    Occurrence:

    41-80%

    Number:

    4-9

    Length: 9.7 - 12m, max. reported length: 12.65mWeight: 9800kg, max. reported weight: 21000kgFound at depth: 0 - 700m, usually 0 - 100m

  • Dive depth: 1 - 10m  Current: none - slightKnots  Water temperature: 26.8 - 29.8℃


    Whale shark

    Occurrence:

    41-80%

    Number:

    4-9

    Length: 9.7 - 12m, max. reported length: 12.65mWeight: 9800kg, max. reported weight: 21000kgFound at depth: 0 - 700m, usually 0 - 100m

  • Dive depth: 1 - 10m  Current: none - slightKnots  Water temperature: 26.8 - 29.8℃


    Whale shark

    Occurrence:

    41-80%

    Number:

    4-9

    Length: 9.7 - 12m, max. reported length: 12.65mWeight: 9800kg, max. reported weight: 21000kgFound at depth: 0 - 700m, usually 0 - 100m

  • Dive depth: 1 - 10m  Current: none - slightKnots  Water temperature: 26.8 - 29.8℃


    Whale shark

    Occurrence:

    41-80%

    Number:

    4-9

    Length: 9.7 - 12m, max. reported length: 12.65mWeight: 9800kg, max. reported weight: 21000kgFound at depth: 0 - 700m, usually 0 - 100m

  • Dive depth: 1 - 10m  Current: none - slightKnots  Water temperature: 26.8 - 29.8℃


    Whale shark

    Occurrence:

    41-80%

    Number:

    4-9

    Length: 9.7 - 12m, max. reported length: 12.65mWeight: 9800kg, max. reported weight: 21000kgFound at depth: 0 - 700m, usually 0 - 100m

  • Dive depth: 3 - 30m  Visibility: 10 - 30m  Current: none - slightKnots  Water temperature: 26.8 - 29.8℃  Dive type: Shark, Snorkeling and Wall


    Big-eye trevally (Banded cavalla, big-eye kingfish, big-eye trevally, big-eye kingfish, dusk jack, giant trevally, horse mackerel, horse mackerel trevally, horse-eye jack, six-banded trevally, six-band trevally, tille jack, turrum, yellow jack)

    Occurrence:

    1-10%

    Number:

    Small groups

    Length: 60 - 120cmMax. weight: 18kgFound at depth: 1 - 146m

  • Dive depth: 3 - 28m  Visibility: 10 - 30m  Current: none - slightKnots  Water temperature: 26.8 - 29.8℃  Dive type: Reef and Wall


    Big-eye trevally (Banded cavalla, big-eye kingfish, big-eye trevally, big-eye kingfish, dusk jack, giant trevally, horse mackerel, horse mackerel trevally, horse-eye jack, six-banded trevally, six-band trevally, tille jack, turrum, yellow jack)

    Occurrence:

    1-10%

    Number:

    Small groups

    Length: 60 - 120cmMax. weight: 18kgFound at depth: 1 - 146m

  • Dive depth: 10 - 22m  Current: none - slightKnots  Water temperature: 26.8 - 29.8℃


    Spotted garden eel (Black-spotted garden eel, lazy gob)

    Occurrence:

    1-10%

    Number:

    Small groups

    Max. length: 40cmFound at depth: 5 - 50m, usually 15 - 45m

  • Dive depth: 3 - 25m  Visibility: 30 - >30m  Current: none - slightKnots  Water temperature: 26.8 - 29.8℃  Dive type: Reef, Snorkeling and Wall


    Mandarinfish (Mandarin dragonet)

    Occurrence:

    1-10%

    Number:

    1-3

    Max. length: 7cmFound at depth: 1 - 18m

  • Dive depth: 10 - 40m  Visibility: 10 - 30m  Current: none - slightKnots  Water temperature: 26.8 - 29.8℃  Dive type: Night dive, Reef and Snorkeling


    Loggerhead sea turtle

    Occurrence:

    1-10%

    Number:

    1-3

    Length: 80 - 100cm, max. reported length: 122cmWeight: 75 - 160kg, max. reported weight: 227kgFound at depth: 0m

  • Dive depth: 3 - 30m  Visibility: 10 - 30m  Current: none - slightKnots  Water temperature: 26.8 - 29.8℃  Dive type: Shark, Snorkeling and Wall


    Pygmy seahorse (Bargibant‘s seahorse, gorgonian seahorse)

    Occurrence:

    11-40%

    Number:

    1-3

    Length: 1 - 2cmFound at depth: 10 - 40m, usually 16 - 40m

  • Dive depth: 3 - 30m  Visibility: 10 - 30m  Current: none - slightKnots  Water temperature: 26.8 - 29.8℃  Dive type: Reef, Snorkeling and Wall


    Clown anemonefish (Ocellaris clownfish, false percula clownfish, anemone demoiselle, anemone fish, clownfish, common clownfish, false clown anemonefish, false clownfish, puller, western clown anemonefish, western clownfish)

    Occurrence:

    11-40%

    Number:

    1-3

    Max. length: 11cmFound at depth: 1 - 15m, usually 3 - 15m

  • Dive depth: 3 - 30m  Visibility: 10 - 30m  Current: none - slightKnots  Water temperature: 26.8 - 29.8℃  Dive type: Reef, Snorkeling and Wall


    Clown anemonefish (Ocellaris clownfish, false percula clownfish, anemone demoiselle, anemone fish, clownfish, common clownfish, false clown anemonefish, false clownfish, puller, western clown anemonefish, western clownfish)

    Occurrence:

    11-40%

    Number:

    1-3

    Max. length: 11cmFound at depth: 1 - 15m, usually 3 - 15m

  • Dive depth: 3 - 30m  Visibility: 10 - 30m  Current: none - slightKnots  Water temperature: 26.8 - 29.8℃  Dive type: Shark, Snorkeling and Wall


    Common thresher (Atlantic thresher, common thresher-shark, big-eye thresher, fox shark, grayfish, green thresher, sea fox, slasher, swingle-tail, swivel-tail, thin-tail thresher, thrasher, thresher shark, whip-tailed shark, Zorro thresher shark)

    Occurrence:

    1-10%

    Number:

    1-3

    Length: 4.5 - 5.7m, max. reported length: 6.5mWeight: 510kgFound at depth: 0 - 550m, max. reported depth: 550m, usually 1 - 200m

  • Dive depth: 3 - 28m  Visibility: 10 - 30m  Current: none - slightKnots  Water temperature: 26.8 - 29.8℃  Dive type: Reef and Wall


    Red lionfish (Common lionfish, lionfish, butterfly-cod, ornate butterfly-cod, scorpion volitans, scorpion-cod, scorpionfish, zebrafish, turkeyfish)

    Occurrence:

    1-10%

    Number:

    1-3

    Max. length: 38cmFound at depth: 2 - 55m

  • Dive depth: 3 - 30m  Current: none - moderateKnots  Water temperature: 26.8 - 29.8℃


    Red lionfish (Common lionfish, lionfish, butterfly-cod, ornate butterfly-cod, scorpion volitans, scorpion-cod, scorpionfish, zebrafish, turkeyfish)

    Occurrence:

    1-10%

    Number:

    1-3

    Max. length: 38cmFound at depth: 2 - 55m

  • Dive depth: 3 - 30m  Visibility: 10 - 30m  Current: none - slightKnots  Water temperature: 26.8 - 29.8℃  Dive type: Reef, Snorkeling and Wall


    Mandarinfish (Mandarin dragonet)

    Occurrence:

    1-10%

    Number:

    1-3

    Max. length: 7cmFound at depth: 1 - 18m

  • Dive depth: 3 - 35m  Visibility: 10 - 30m  Current: none - slightKnots  Water temperature: 26.8 - 29.8℃  Dive type: Big fish, Reef and Wall


    Harlequin ghost pipefish (Ornate ghost pipefish, ghost pipefish)

    Occurrence:

    1-10%

    Number:

    1-3

    Length: 9 - 12cmFound at depth: 4 - 35m

  • Dive depth: 10 - 40m  Visibility: 10 - 30m  Current: none - slightKnots  Water temperature: 26.8 - 29.8℃  Dive type: Night dive, Reef and Snorkeling


    Loggerhead sea turtle

    Occurrence:

    1-10%

    Number:

    1-3

    Length: 80 - 100cm, max. reported length: 122cmWeight: 75 - 160kg, max. reported weight: 227kgFound at depth: 0m

  • Dive depth: 10 - 40m  Visibility: 10 - 30m  Current: none - slightKnots  Water temperature: 26.8 - 29.8℃  Dive type: Night dive, Reef and Snorkeling


    Loggerhead sea turtle

    Occurrence:

    1-10%

    Number:

    1-3

    Length: 80 - 100cm, max. reported length: 122cmWeight: 75 - 160kg, max. reported weight: 227kgFound at depth: 0m

  • Dive depth: 3 - 35m  Visibility: 10 - 30m  Current: none - slightKnots  Water temperature: 26.8 - 29.8℃  Dive type: Big fish, Reef and Wall


    Hawksbill sea turtle

    Occurrence:

    1-10%

    Number:

    1-3

    Length: 65 - 85cm, max. reported length: 100cmWeight: 45 - 75kg, max. reported weight: 127kg

  • Dive depth: 10 - 22m  Current: none - slightKnots  Water temperature: 26.8 - 29.8℃


    Black-cheek moray eel (Masked moray)

    Occurrence:

    1-10%

    Number:

    1-3

    Max. length: 100cmFound at depth: 4 - 40m, usually 8 - 20m

  • Dive depth: 3 - 50m  Visibility: 10 - 30m  Current: none - slightKnots  Water temperature: 26.8 - 29.8℃  Dive type: Reef and Wreck


    Black-spotted puffer (Dog-faced puffer, black-spotted blow fish, black-spotted toadfish, )

    Occurrence:

    1-10%

    Number:

    1-3

    Max. length: 33cmFound at depth: 1 - 25m

  • Dive depth: 3 - 28m  Visibility: 10 - 30m  Current: none - slightKnots  Water temperature: 26.8 - 29.8℃  Dive type: Reef and Wall


    Randall‘s frogfish (Three-spot anglerfish)

    Occurrence:

    1-10%

    Number:

    1-3

    Max. length: 8cmFound at depth: 8 - 31m

  • Dive depth: 5 - 40m  Visibility: 10 - 30m  Current: none - moderateKnots  Water temperature: 26.8 - 29.8℃  Dive type: Big fish, Night dive and Wall


    Yellow-spotted scorpionfish (Barchin scorpionfish, coral-scorpionfish)

    Occurrence:

    1-10%

    Number:

    1-3

    Length: 6 - 10cmFound at depth: 2 - 30m, usually 2 - 15m

  • Dive depth: 3 - 28m  Visibility: 10 - 30m  Current: none - slightKnots  Water temperature: 26.8 - 29.8℃  Dive type: Reef and Wall


    Messmate pipefish (Dragon-faced pipefish, blood-spot pipefish, reef pipefish, reef-top pipefish, yellow-streaked pipefish)

    Occurrence:

    1-10%

    Number:

    1-3

    Max. length: 20cmFound at depth: 1 - 21m, usually 1 - 3m

  • Dive depth: 1 - 10m  Current: none - slightKnots  Water temperature: 26.8 - 29.8℃


    Whale shark

    Occurrence:

    41-80%

    Number:

    4-9

    Length: 9.7 - 12m, max. reported length: 12.65mWeight: 9800kg, max. reported weight: 21000kgFound at depth: 0 - 700m, usually 0 - 100m



Featured dive sites


Dive with the Whale Sharks featured dive site

Dive with the Whale Sharks

Dive with the Whale Sharks

Dive with the Whale Sharks

Beginner divers
Boat dive
Dive depth: 1 - 10m
Current: none - slight
Water temperature: 26.8 - 29.8℃
Dive type: Big fish, Shark and Snorkeling
You can see up to 8 or more whale sharks including mature males, females and some juveniles. The fishermen split the whale sharks into two groups and feed them brine shrimp (their natural food) from small fishing boats.
The fishermen feed the whale sharks from 6:00am to 1:00pm and lead them in front of visitors who can be sure of getting a close-up encounter with several whale sharks. No operations on Good Friday.

Where You Will See Them:
You will find the whale shark experience just off-shore from a beach in the small fishing village on Tan-awan, Oslob in southern Cebu. This is 77km from Turtle Bay Dive Resort – the scenic drive along the west coast of Cebu takes 90 minutes.The whale sharks are in the area all the year round.

What is Being Done to Protect the Whale Sharks:
In January 2012, the local government of Oslob introduced Ordinance 091-S12, which provides measures for the protection and conservation of whale sharks. The local government staff or the Dive Center Group leader

Dive with the Whale Sharks marine life

Fish: Whale shark

Tongo Point featured dive site

Tongo Point

Tongo Point

Tongo Point

Beginner divers
Boat dive
Dive depth: 3 - 30m
Visibility: 10 - 30m
Current: none - slight
Water temperature: 26.8 - 29.8℃
Dive type: Shark, Snorkeling and Wall
The dive starts and ends with a deep wall going to endless depths. Watch your no decompression time. Small caves can be explored all along this dive so bring a dive torch to look inside the caves.

Panagsama Beach featured dive site

Panagsama Beach

Panagsama Beach

Panagsama Beach

Beginner divers
Boat dive
Dive depth: 10 - 40m
Visibility: 10 - 30m
Current: none - slight
Water temperature: 26.8 - 29.8℃
Dive type: Night dive, Reef and Snorkeling
The dive starts with a steep slope going down to 40m where there is a wall. Stay at 15m and come slowly up to 10m; there are some caves along the wall. This a great dive site for night diving as entries and exits are straight from the beach.

Panagsama Beach marine life

Mamals: Loggerhead sea turtle

Pescador Island featured dive site

Pescador Island

Pescador Island

Pescador Island

Experienced/advance divers
Boat dive
Dive depth: 5 - 40m
Visibility: 10 - 30m
Current: none - moderate
Water temperature: 26.8 - 29.8℃
Dive type: Big fish, Night dive and Wall
Pescador Island is mentioned as one dive spot but you can dive here at least four times; it’s a truly great dive site. The dives start mostly in the south where the boat is sheltered if there is an Amihan wind.

Copton Point featured dive site

Copton Point

Copton Point

Copton Point

Experienced/advance divers
Boat dive
Dive depth: 3 - 50m
Visibility: 10 - 30m
Current: none - slight
Water temperature: 26.8 - 29.8℃
Dive type: Reef and Wreck
The dive starts with a deep descent to 17m along the mooring buoy rope to the sandy slope with beautiful Staghorn corals. The airplane is approximately 7m down the slope at the wall’s edge at 20m depth.

Copton Point marine life

Fish: Black-blotched porcupinefish, Black-spotted puffer

Tuble Reef featured dive site

Tuble Reef

Tuble Reef

Tuble Reef

Beginner divers
Boat dive
Dive depth: 3 - 25m
Visibility: 30 - >30m
Current: none - slight
Water temperature: 26.8 - 29.8℃
Dive type: Reef, Snorkeling and Wall
The dive starts with a wall going down to 25m. At the bottom is a sandy slope; very special are the vertical wall canyons. There is a small cave at 27-30m; with an in-going current watch out for this as it can be hazardous.

Tuble Reef marine life

Fish: Mandarinfish

Talisay Wall featured dive site

Talisay Wall

Talisay Wall

Talisay Wall

Beginner divers
Boat dive
Dive depth: 3 - 30m
Current: none - moderate
Water temperature: 26.8 - 29.8℃
Dive type: Reef, Snorkeling and Wall
The dive starts with a slope going to 13m; down there is a deep wall with a ledge at 35m. The wall has vertical canyons with wide deep slopes. The slope/wall profile keeps on changing all the time. Bring a diving torch to look in the small caves.

Talisay Wall marine life

Fish: Great barracuda, Red lionfish