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Tubbataha Reef

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I will go back, take a boat -hotels arrange that and usually to 3 or 4 islands all are worth it... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2018
Ali A
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UNESCO World Heritage Site A Place Named Tubbataha One Of The Best Marine Park in the... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2018
Kudat, Malaysia
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92 nautical miles southeast of Puerto Princesa City, Puerto Princesa, Palawan Island, Philippines
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Reviewed 11 October 2018

I will go back, take a boat -hotels arrange that and usually to 3 or 4 islands all are worth it ,snorkling swimming ,food ,diving all in areas ,

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Ali A
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

UNESCO World Heritage Site A Place Named Tubbataha One Of The Best Marine Park in the World Testimonials 2018 From May 27th to June 12th Thank you for playing for 16 days. The original enjoyment of this trip is a perfect combination of beautiful ocean...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Tomng900
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Beautiful and pristine reefs, a bit of currents but worth every fin kicks :-) will visit again. Went there with MV Sakura, a budget liveaboard, you get what you've paid for so no complaints, got food to eat, got bed to sleep, just an outdoor...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Kanjana K
Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

This is our third time to dive in Tubbataha and one would think that we would be so accustomed to the surprises that the place offers and it would not merit our excitement unlike the first visit. Yet, Tubbataha never ceases to amaze any diver!!!...More

Date of experience: June 2018
8  Thank maskiano
Reviewed 21 June 2018

we were assured by many boat operators that the transition trip would not experience any weather problems even though it is on the shoulder of the dive season. they were totally wrong. we had strong winds and extremely choppy seas all through the trip. people...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank rc14dec
Reviewed 20 June 2018

We were in Tubataha aboard the Stela Mares Explorer in May of 2018 and everything was perfect. The boat is very comfortable and is careful and renovated with air conditioning throughout. The diving is very well planned because there are 4 dives a day (nitrox...More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank juliokite
Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

Had a wonderful week diving Tubbataha on Atlantis Azores. Saw 3 whale sharks and mantas, lots of reef sharks. Bug schools of jacks and barracuda. Huge fan corals and barrel sponges. The boat provided us with great service and food. Excellent crew.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank ClareVS
Reviewed 3 June 2018

We had an excellent experiance on the MV Dolphine, she was fitted out in a really good way. The cabins had pleanty of room and the water strength in the shower was ok. The food onboard was of a very high standard and there was...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Del_Boy3059
Reviewed 28 May 2018

Great diving since I manage to see my first whaleshark. Good amount of marine life but site is small for a 5-day liveaboard. Many repeating dives at same site. Mainly wall dives.

Date of experience: April 2018
Reviewed 25 May 2018

We have been diving for 2 years around the Philippines and this has been the best dive spot. Beautiful reefs, thousands of colourful fish, manta rays, whale sharks... we were lucky!

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank betty w
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6 November 2018|
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Response from sandyHK315 | Reviewed this property |
I booked directly with the cruise company. It’s 7 days 6 nights trip, with day 1 boarding before 16:00. Pls pay attention to your flight arrival time, leave enough room as it is common to have delayed due to heavy rains... More
6 May 2018|
Response from 853canadians | Reviewed this property |
you must be an experienced diver to visit Tubbataha. there are rules to be followed. and diving conditions can change quickly. do a discovery dive at a beach resort