Diving Guide


Map of Diving Points
You can go many diving spots from Alona beach.
All spots are close. It takes 5 minutes to 90 mins, 
depending on the spots. Many diving services 
arrange the night dive and the dive safari.
It is also recommended to snorkel at another island.
To go another island, you can join diving boats or 
charter Banker rental (with guide, P1500/day).
The best seasons are from February to June and 
from September to November which has no winds.
In Jul and Aug which has strong winds, diving isn't 
sometimes available.  
Water clearance is about 20 meters.
It takes 4 or 5days to get PADI Open Water License.
And fee is about $300.
  DIVING STYLE
Basically one dive in the morning and another dive in the afternoon. But night dive
is available as requested.
You have lunch on the boat or island. You must battle with sales woman 
who suddenly appears by boat.
Diving staffs arrange everything from setting gears to carrying on your back.
Beginners and divers who haven't had a dive for a while can dive with relief.
  DIVING POINT
Below numbers correspond to the ones in the above map.

 Points near Panglao island
Balicasag island:It takes 40 mins to walk around.
 1、



 2、
Arco point



In the front of Bohol
Beach Club
It takes 15 mins by boat. Many sea
snakes. Morays show their faces 
from wall's hole.

Drop off is 5 mins away from the beach
by boat!
 Points near Balicasag island
 3、

 4、


 5、

Black forest

Rico's wall


Rudy's point
It is fantastic to see many black corals

The wall dive. It drops from 5m to 
40m deep.

Big soft and hard corals.
Sometimes you can see tornados of 
jackfishs.
 
 Points near Cabilao island
 6、


 7、
Barracuda point


Eel garden spot
Hammer head sharks can be seen 
from February to March.

There are colonies of garden eels 
and drop off.
 Pamilacan island
The group of Jackfishs
 8、
Pamilacan island
This island name means manta's rest spot.
 
  DIVING SERVICE
A、
Sea Quest Diving Center
B、
Philippine Islands Divers
Bohol Divers
C、
Alona Divers
 
It has about 15 staffs.
 
It has also hotel.
Staffs teach you step by step.
It has a Japanese staff.
 
German owner. It is popular.
 
2 boat dive
introduction dive
$45
$60
 
2 boat dive
introduction dive
1 night dive
$40
$45
$20
 
2 boat dive
introduction dive  
$36 
$60
 
 
 
 
TEL +63(32)346-9629
FAX +63(32)346-0592
http://www.sequst.com/
seaquest/
MAIL seaquest@sequst.com
 
TEL +63(38)502-9050
FAX +63(38)502-9048
http://www.boholdivers.com
MAIL dive@phildivers.com
 
TEL +63(38)502-9043
FAX +63(38)235-3007
     
D、
Bay Watch & Fun Center
E、
Sea Explorers Scuba Diving Center
F、
SHARKEY'S DIVER
 
It has a staff who can 
understand Japanese.
 
It has a Japanese staff
It has many rental equipments.
Water cameras are available.
 
It has a few equipments.
 
2 boat dive
$38
 
2 boat dive
1 night dive
$39
$24
   
 
 
 
 
TEL +63(38)502-9028
 
TEL +63(38)502-9035
http://www.seaexplorersscuba.
com/
MAIL cebu@seaexplorersscuba.
com
 
TEL +63(38)502-9025
           
G、
Genesis Divers
H、
Atlantis Dive Center
I、
Atlantis Dive Center
KALIPAYAN
  
It has a staff who can 
understand Japanese.
  
It also has the night rocks 
course.
  
A branch of left diving
service.
  
2 boat dive
1 beach dive
$37
$17
  
CABILAO trip (2dives)
APO trip(2dives,breakfast,
lunch and fee)
$48
$75
  
 
 
 
 
 
TEL +63(38)502-9056
FAX +63(38)502-9107
http://www.genesisdivers.
com/
MAIL info@genesisdivers.com
 
TEL +63(38)502-9058
FAX +63(38)502-9090
http://www.atlantisdivecenter.
com
MAIL info@AtlantisDiveCenter.com
 
TEL +63(38)502-9096
same as left.
           
J、
Savedra&GREAT WHITE Resort
K、
Nautilus Diving 
 
 
 
German owner who has the
same name's hotel owns 
this service.
The hotel and the service
are not close.
 
It is in Lost Horizon Beach 
Resort. 
   
1 boat dive     
5 dive package
$20
$95
6 dive package
10 dive package       
$132
$215
 
 
   
TEL +63(38)502-9033
http://www.savedra.com
e-mail moalboal@savedra.com
TEL +63(38)502-9099
FAX +63(38)502-9099
http://www.nautilus-diving.com
e-mail info@nautilus-diving.com
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       AQUAVENTURE PHILIPPINES
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