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Aqua Ventura Divers

#3 of 11 things to do in Dauin Features Animals
Washington St, Dauin, Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental 6217, Philippines
+63 929 586 0756
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Made the open water course with Gary. It was really great diving with him. He is so experienced and... read more

Reviewed 14 May 2017
Albert K
via mobile
dive to apo

nice owner... since group is small u get to customise the location with the dive master.. as the... read more

Reviewed 1 March 2017
David K
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Aqua Ventura Divers centers have Dive Packages for every level of diver. Philippine Diving vacations have never been more exciting. Some of our dives are drift and wall dives for the more experienced divers. Other dives are to areas that macro divers love.
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Washington St, Dauin, Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental 6217, Philippines
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Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Made the open water course with Gary. It was really great diving with him. He is so experienced and showed me so much. He is just a cool guy and talking with him about his former life was also very interesting. Hope to dive with...More

Thank Albert K
Gary F, Manager at Aqua Ventura Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2017

Thank you so much Albert for your time writing a review. Your kind words is greatly appreciated. See you for your diving activity with Aqua Ventura Divers soon! Cheers!

Reviewed 1 March 2017

nice owner... since group is small u get to customise the location with the dive master.. as the Harold is cater to basic dive and big snolker group.. not so professional for diving .. just a mass group...

Thank David K
Gary F, Manager at Aqua Ventura Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2017

Thank you so much Dave for the time and kind words. Niel was happy to guide you. Hope you enjoy your diving with us, 'til next time.

Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

I truly enjoyed the dives I had with Aqua Ventura Divers. Gary and his staffs- Sheila and Neil are all very accommodating. Even though I was traveling alone in the Philippines, I felt safe and had lots of fun with Aqua Ventura Divers. Very fortunate...More

Thank emilytao510
Gary F, Manager at Aqua Ventura Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 2 February 2017

Hi Emily, Thank you for your kind words and time writing a review in Aqua Ventura Divers. I will make it sure that my guest enjoyed their diving activities in the Philippines. It's not enough one day diving in Dauin and one day diving in...More

Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Got my PADI Open Water and PADI Advanced Open Water Certificate with Gary Finney and he was the best instructor I could ever have. Every friend of mine who got their diving certificate with him has nothing but praises! So do I! Professional, funny and...More

Thank A Z
Gary F, Manager at Aqua Ventura Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2016

Thank you so much for choosing me as your instructor in you Open Water course and Advance course. I appreciate your kind words and time writing a review. Though, I am funny but I need also to be strict. I know what I mean. It...More

Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Dive with Gary Two days on Oct 2016, some local muck dives around Dauin and one day Apo island. My score... Organization: 10/10 he pick up us at the exact time at Airport and every day for Diving. Look for the best boat, lunch, etc...More

Thank hpgu
Gary F, Manager at Aqua Ventura Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2016

Wow! Thank you for the score you gave. You make me empress. Sometimes, I'm guiding some dives, but you know, I'm getting old I need also to relax. Ha ha... I can be your driver, guide, and friend. You need more days to dive in...More

Reviewed 8 September 2016

We were picked up at the airport by Gary after hours and he got us ready for the next days diving at apo island...What a great trip we had in the next four days ...Gary has a new boat much nicer than last years trip...More

Thank Mickey G
Gary F, Manager at Aqua Ventura Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2016

Thank you for your kind words and time to write. I enjoyed also spending my time driving with you guys. (pick & send to the airport). Hope you had a great time visiting Philippines. Remember, keep safe diving!

Reviewed 18 August 2016

Dive with Gary from 1-8 Aug 2016, some local reef dives, one day Apo island dives and Oslob Whale Shark sightseeing. He's a very good man, showing you around, taking you for meals and introducing friends, just like an all-day guide. Take it easy when...More

Thank Qianjie W
AquaVenturaDivers, Manager at Aqua Ventura Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2016

Thank you so much Qianjie for your kind words and time. It's my pleasure to be your driver, guide, and friend taking you in different sites. (All in one). I enjoyed your photos posting in facebook and a lot of my friends like it. Hope...More

Reviewed 24 July 2016

Finished my PADI OW divers course with Gary. He was a great instructor and went on a few guided tours, knows the area and has some great stories. Definitely would recommend for divers of all levels looking to do variety of dives.More

Thank Luke H
AquaVenturaDivers, Manager at Aqua Ventura Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2016

Hi Luke, Thank you so much for your time writing a reviewed in my trip advisor. It's my pleasure to teach you. Maybe next time, when you come back, you have long days diving here. I will not disappoint you how lovely to dive with...More

Reviewed 21 July 2016

Just finished up my PADI AOW course and my friend did his OW course at the same time, great diving with Gary definitely recommend if your looking to do recreational dives or PADI courses.

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AquaVenturaDivers, Manager at Aqua Ventura Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2016

Thanks a lot! You did a great job. Next course maybe going to rescue, EFR, then dive master for soon. Hope you still choose me as your instructor. LOL. Once again, thank you so much!

Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

My partner decided to get a OW certificate here while his friend is getting his dive masters cert. Went there with him on his first dive and did my discovery dive too and it was awesome! I then immediately decided to get an open water...More

Thank sweet M
AquaVenturaDivers, Manager at Aqua Ventura Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2016

Thanks for your time and kind words writing a review in Aqua Ventura Divers. It's my pleasure to taught you Open Water. Thank you for trusting me. Well, I want my students not to be bored in their class that's why I need also to...More

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