Diving

We offer state of the art diving equipment and our dedicated staff can give you professional and friendly advice on all of your dive needs. We have something for all divers: whether you are a beginner or a more advanced diver we will customize your diving adventure to suit your needs.

Enjoy the diving delights of Sogod Bay in Southern Leyte!


Dive Facilities and Services

  • Guided dive tours: Our divemasters all have extensive local experience – you can choose from over 20 untouched dive sites
  • Our dive guide to divers ratio is no more than 6 divers per guide
  • PADI dive instructor Pedro Batestil is available to teach an array of PADI courses.
  • We have 2 dive boats: a 72ft banka dive boat named Kermit and a 57ft banka dive boat called Gamay Kermit. Both have been fitted out to make you diving experience an enjoyable one.
New dive equipment New compressor and air banks Dive gear includes Cressi BCDs, Regs and wetsuits; Luxfer tanks all serviced and maintained to a high standard.
New compressor and air banks Backup Generator Bauer and Coltri Sub compressors; nitrox and cascade systems will ensure a quick and efficient filling service for our customers.

Diving Rates

DIVE TYPE PRICE
Scuba Dive with own equipment P1,350 per dive
Scuba Dive with rental equipment (includes BCD, Regs, Wetsuit, Mask, Fins and Booties) P1,600 per dive
Enriched Air (Nitrox) Dive with own equipment P1,450 per dive
Enriched Air Nitrox Dive with rental equipment (includes BCD, Regs, Wetsuit, Mask, Fins and Booties) P1,700 per dive
Daily diving departure is around 8:30am. We usually do two dives in the morning and return to the resort for lunch. Afternoon dive starts at around 2.30 pm. Night dives start around 5.45pm. We advise divers doing night dives to pre-order their dinner with our restaurant before going out for the night dive. Note: For all boat dives we supply coffee, tea, fresh fruit and biscuits.
Snorkeling equipment (includes Mask, Snorkel, Fins) P300 per day
Whale Shark Tour (snorkeling only)
Departure time for a whale shark trip normally starts around 8:30am. It takes approximately 1.5 hours to arrive at whale shark interaction area. Local government ordinance limits the interaction time to 3 hours and only the use of snorkeling gears while interacting with whale sharks. Duration of whale shark trips are around 6 to 8 hours.
P2,800 per person
Includes all local interaction fees and guide, light lunch and refreshments, boat trip and snorkeling gear. 4 person minimum.

 

We do competitive group diving rates (minimum 6 divers). Please contact us for more information.

Please note there is a marine sanctuary fee of up to 200 pesos (~$4) per day on marine sanctuary dive sites, this is for the local authorities to maintain the marine sanctuaries

(Published Rates are subject to change without notice, however we will notify our reserved guests of any changes ASAP)