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Diving in Visayas > Cebu

Scuba diving in a coralwonderland, hiking or mountain bike riding in the hills. The door isopen. If you wish to be pampered, there is aremarkable choice of world class resorts within easy reach.

Cebu Island is a long narrow island stretching 225 km (140 mi) from north to south, surrounded by 167 neighboring smaller islands, that includes Mactan Island, Bantayan, Malapascua, Olango and the Camotes Islands. Of the hundreds of small islands some are uninhabited which make themthe targets of adventure-seeking tourists. Excellent golf courses, jet skis, sail boards and boating facilities are widely available.

Areas to dive in Cebu

Mactan Island / Lapu-Lapu City

Mactan Island is a coral island just off the coast of Cebu with several world-class beach resorts. Lapu-Lapu City is the domestic air hub of the Philippines with close to 60 flights daily on average.

Malapascua Island / Daan Bantayan

Malapascua is known as one of the best shark diving locations in the Philippines, with several interesting shipwrecks in the vicinity . Over the past few years, it has quietly earned a reputation as a backpacker's paradise.


You take a trip southwest of Cebu city and splendid Badian Island is waiting for you. Badian is famed for its magnificent coral reefs, white sandy beaches and the awe-inspiring underwater beauty.


Just 2 and a half hours drive over paved roads from Cebu City takes you to Moalboal town, where you'll find Panagsama Beach, a popular destination for serious scuba divers.


Sogod Bay is unexplored and unexploited and provides access to a rich underwater world of marine life.


Santander is the southernmost municipality of Cebu and is the starting-off point for trips with fast craft boats that ferry passengers to Sibulan, Negros Oriental in 20 minutes.

Cebu City

Cebu City is the capital of Cebu Island.

Dive Operators in Cebu

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All levels of PADI diver training including 23 specilties. Tec Deep and Tec Trimix. Including instructor of all specialties and openwater. all right on the beautiful beach a stones throw from the WWII lyete invasion area. New walls and wrecks found weekly.

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