Scuba Diving in Moalboal & Santander

District: Basdiot, Moalboal Distance: 4km from Panagsama Beach Travel Time: 11min by banca boat GPS Coordinates: N.09° 55.302′ E.123° 20.617′ Is south entry point N.09° 55.410′ E.123° 20.641′ Is east entry point Composition: North and west deep wall, steep slope in the south. The Cathedral in northwest.
Snorkeling: Excellent Experience: Open Water Diver Visibility: 10-30m Current: 0-3 knots Interesting depth: 7-20m Marine life: 450 spieces of hard coral, pyramid butterflyfish, tuna, nudibranches, snake eel, frog fish, barracuda and white tipped reef shark.

Location

Pescador 3
Pescador 2

Dive Site

Pescador 1

District: Basdiot, Moalboal Distance: 0km Travel Time: 0min by banca boat,beach entry GPS Coordinates: N.09° 57.013′ E.123° 21.903′ Composition: Slope / wall.
Snorkeling: Good Experience: Open Water Diver Visibility: 10-20m Current: 0-2 knots Interesting depth: 5-15m Marine life: Rich variety of hard and soft corals and of marine creatures. School of sardines being hunted, turtles, nudibranches, batfish and whaleshark.

Location

Panagsama 3
Panagsama 2

Dive Site

Panagsama 1

District: Basdiot, Moalboal Distance: 1km from Panagsama Beach Travel Time: 3min by banca boat GPS Coordinates: N.09° 56.552′ E.123° 22.064′ Composition: Slope / wall, with canyons and small caves.
Snorkeling: Good Experience: Open Water Diver Visibility: 10-25m Current: 0-3 knots Interesting depth: 5-15m Marine life: Turtles, batfish, mandarin fish and frogfish.

Location

Talisay 3
Talisay 2

Dive Site

Talisay 1

District: Tongo, Moalboal Distance: 2km from Panagsama Beach Travel Time: 7min by banca boat GPS Coordinates: N.09° 56.063′ E.123° 22.376′ Entry point N.09° 55.936′ E.123° 22.587′ Exit point Composition: Deep wall.
Snorkeling: Good Experience: Open Water Diver Visibility: 10-25m Current: 0-2 knots Interesting depth: 5-18m Marine life: Lots of caves and crevices with different nudibranches and shells. Turtle, clownfish and mandarinfish.

Location

Tongo 4
Tongo 3

Dive Site

Tongo_divesite

District: Tuble, Moalboal Distance: 1km from Panagsama Beach Travel Time: 3min by banca boat GPS Coordinates: N.09° 57.532′ E.123° 22.024′ Composition: Steep slope with wall. Canyons and small caves.
Snorkeling: Excellent Experience: Open Water Diver Visibility: 10-22m Current: 0-2 knots Interesting depth: 7-15m Marine life: Big hard corals, plenty of nudibranches, coral shrimpfish (razorfish), whaleshark and squid.

Location

Kasai 3
Kasai 2

Dive Site

Kasai 1

District: Tuble, Moalboal Distance: 2.5km from Panagsama Beach Travel Time: 6min by banca boat GPS Coordinates: N.09° 58.116′ E.123° 22.157′ Composition: Wall
Snorkeling: Good, but shallow Experience: Open Water Diver Visibility: 8-18m Current: 0-2 knots Interesting depth: 10-15m Marine life: Plenty of soft corals, shells, nudibranches, turtles and Napoleon wrasse.

Location

Tuble 4
Tuble 3

Dive Site

tuble_divesite

District: Savedra, Moalboal Distance: 5km from Panagsama Beach Travel Time: 13min by banca boat GPS Coordinates: N.09° 59.583′ E.123° 22.180′ Entry point N.09° 59.451′ E.123° 22.160′ Exit point Composition: Steep slope with wall.
Snorkeling: Good Experience: Open Water Diver Visibility: 10-22m Current: 0-3 knots Interesting depth: 12-18m Marine life: Soft corals and sea fans. Pelagic fish, longnose hawkfish, ghost pipefish and scorpion fish.
Whitebeach 4
Whitebeach 3

Dive Site

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District: Savedra, Moalboal Distance: 7km from Panagsama Beach Travel Time: 19min by banca boat GPS Coordinates: N.09° 59.750′ E.123° 23.000′ Composition: Slope
Snorkeling: Perfect Experience: Open Water Diver Visibility: 8-18m Current: 0-2 knots Interesting depth: 10-15m Marine life: Sea pen, spotted eagle ray, blacktipped reefshark and batfish. Plenty of different nudibranches.

Location

Sanctuary 3
Sanctuary 2
District: Savedra, Moalboal Distance: 2.4km from Panagsama Beach Travel Time: 8min by banca boat GPS Coordinates: N.09° 58.281′ E.123° 22.195′ Composition: Steep slope with wall.
Snorkeling: Good Experience: Open Water Diver Visibility: 10-25m Current: 0-2 Interesting depth: 17-22m Marine life: Very big sea fans, turtle, wahoo, longnose hawkfish and nudibranches.

Location

Dolphin 3
Dolphin 2

Dive Site

Dolphin 1

District: Lambug, Badian Distance: 10,4km from Panagsama Beach Travel Time: 26min by banca boat GPS Coordinates: N.09° 51.524′ E.123° 20.654′ Composition: Shoal hill
Snorkeling: Not good Experience: Advanced open water Open Water Diver Visibility: 12-30m Current: 1-4 knots Interesting depth: 25-30m. Marine life: Underwater island with pelagic schools of fish. Frogfish, big lionfish, and spanish dancer.
Sunken 3
Sunken 2

Dive Site

Sunken 1

District: Savedra, Moalboal Distance: 6km from Panagsama Beach Travel Time: 11min by banca boat GPS Coordinates: N.09° 59.872′ E.123° 22.425′ Composition: Slope / wall
Snorkeling: Perfect Experience: Advanced open water Open Water Diver Visibility: 5-20m Current: 1-3 knots Interesting depth: 10-18m, airplane at 22m Marine life: Lots of different corals, spotted eagle ray, yellow ribbon sweetlips, ringtailed cardinal, majestic angelfish, mantis shrimp and squid.
Copton 4
Copton 3

Dive Site

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District: Liloan, Santander Distance: 1.5km from Liloan Travel Time: 5min by banca boat GPS Coordinates: N.09° 25.257′ E.123° 17.989′ Entry point N.09° 24.958′ E.123° 18.054′ Exit and entry point from Ilak Composition: Flat slope
Snorkeling: Good Experience: Open Water Diver Visibility: 10-20m Current: 1-4 knots Interesting depth: 10-15m Marine life: Different nudibranches, banded snake eel and soapfish.
Antina Point 2
Antina Point
Antina Point 1
District: Santander Distance: 0.5km from Liloan Travel Time: 3min by banca boat GPS Coordinates: N.09° 24.960′ E.123° 18.526′ Entry point N.09° 24.899′ E.123° 18.649′ Exit point going east N.09° 25.016′ E.123° 18.224′ Marine Village Composition: Slope
Snorkeling: Good Experience: Open Water Diver Visibility: 8-20m Current: 1-3 knots Interesting depth: 10-15m Marine life: Mushroom-coral pipefish, yellow frogfish, false stonefish, nudibranches, blue ribbon eel and pyjama cardinal fish.
Maria Elena 2
Maria Elena
Maria Elena 1
District: Santander Distance: 2km from Liloan Travel Time: 10min by banca boat GPS Coordinates: N.09° 24.672′ E.123° 19.506′ Entry point Composition: Slope
Snorkeling: Good Experience: Open Water Diver Visibility: 10-20m Current: 1-3 knots Interesting depth: 7-15m Marine life: Sweetlips, snappers, puffers, nice nudibranches and long-nose filefish.
Santa Maria 2
Santa Maria
Santa Maria 1
District: Oslob Distance: 10km from Liloan Travel Time: 25min by banca boat GPS Coordinates: N.09° 25.776′ E.123° 23.270′ Entry point N.09° 26.113′ E.123° 23.133′ Exit point Composition: Wall
Snorkeling: Perfect Experience: Open Water Diver Visibility: 10-25m Current: 0-2 knots Interesting depth: 8-18m Marine life: Whaleshark and manta passes by. Giant anglerfish, comet and big schools of mackerel and fusiliers.
Sumilon Island 2
Sumilon Island
Santa Maria 1
District: Oslob Distance: 24km from Liloan Travel Time: 1hr by banca boat GPS Coordinates: N.09° 33.075′ E.123° 27.479′ Entry point in the north N.09° 32.823′ E.123° 27.631′ Exit point in the east N.09° 32.632′ E.123° 27.387′ South point Composition: Shoal with deep walls.
Snorkeling: Good Experience: Advanced open water Open Water Diver Visibility: 15-20m Current: 0-3 knots Interesting depth: 5-30m Marine life: Blue finned triggerfish, black spotted puffer, frog fish, damsel fishes and whaleshark.
Luisan Shoal 2
Luisan Shoal 1
Luisan Shoal