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Dived in many places in Philippines and heard must try diving in Dumaguete. I am glad to go there... read more

Reviewed 30 January 2016
Malay, Aklan, Philippines
Apo island snorkeling

We took a day trip with a boat organised by Harolds dive center to the Apo island and we were very... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2016
Vendula H
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30 Jan 2016
“Good But Is Not Excellent”
3 Jan 2016
“Apo island snorkeling”
Dauin Area, Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental, Philippines
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Reviewed 30 January 2016

Dived in many places in Philippines and heard must try diving in Dumaguete. I am glad to go there for a holiday and tried diving in this area. I will say is very good but I will not give Excellent for the dive sites.

Reviewed 4 January 2016 via mobile

We took a day trip with a boat organised by Harolds dive center to the Apo island and we were very satisfied! Nice people, breakfast on the boat, water, sandwich for lunch, snorkeling gear all for 1000php/person. Seen a lot of turtles and beatiful reef...More

Thank Vendula H
Reviewed 4 November 2015 via mobile

There are a few great sites around Apo Island which are very nice. Great table size corals well preserved. A little bad experience with the boat ride but overall was great

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Reviewed 9 April 2015

My son and husband dived while we stayed at Dauin, near Dumaguette. They saw everything they set out to see. Lots of frog fish, including a hairy frogfish which my husband had never seen before. A flamboyant cuttlefish which my son wanted to see, along...More

Thank 179dawn
Reviewed 21 March 2015

Tour companies wanted P2500/person to snorkle at Apo Island. One tour offered it for only P1300/person but never had a boat leaving within a week. Turned out, you can go yourself for very little money. Stay at one of the many inexpensive hotels (P400 to...More

11  Thank mjdztep
Reviewed 15 March 2015

Stayed at Liquid Dumaguete and took the PADI Open Water certification with Stephanie Duchensne. Liquid and Stephanie were fantastic. Always super friendly, patient, and professional...cannot recommend her enough! Did 3 dives at Apo Island and each one was incredible. If you are near the area...More

Thank fickel
Reviewed 25 February 2015

The diving sites were amazing. Everything from muck diving (flamboyant cuttlefish) to slopes filled with anemone and all kinds of corals with fish, to wall and drift diving. The crew were on top of everything and very helpful. Lunch on the boat was fun, too!...More

Thank Penny B
Reviewed 7 January 2015

I shore and boat dived around Dumaguete and Dauin with Liquid Dumaguete at numerous sites in December and January 14/15. Spectacular corals and fish at all those places. I also took a half day, 3 dive trip to Apo Island. The water out there was...More

Thank TheJohnEndeavour
Reviewed 25 December 2014

World class diving instructors have come to set up Business here. even from the Maldives thy all love it lots of nudibranch gastropod mollusks here beast in the world.

Thank JulianGall
Reviewed 9 September 2014

I used two different Dive Centers on two different days, so I could get more dives at APO. I dove with Sea Explorers of Pura Vida and Mike's Dauin Beach Resort. Both Dive Centers are excellent: SAFE, knowledgeable divemasters, good gear, and comfortable outrigger dive...More

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