Bohol Panglao Beginner-Friendly Scuba Diving Tour with Equipment, Instructor & Snacks
Discover a whole new world underneath the waves with this beginner-friendly scuba diving introduction in Panglao, Bohol. If you want to try scuba diving but are not quite sure yet about undergoing a certification course, then this half-day program is perfect for you. This program includes 2 open water dives, rental diving gear, the service of a diving instructor, snacks, fruits, and a beverage.
On the day of your dives, you will have to go first to the Haka Dive Center. Once there, you will first be given a brief background of diving. The program allows you to learn the basic skills needed to explore the underwater world without the pressure of earning a certification but still under the direct supervision of a professional. What’s more exciting is that no prior diving experience is needed to qualify for the program. The only requirements are that you must be at least ten years old and in reasonable physical health.
Part of the program is a classroom session led by a certified professional PADI instructor. In the class, aside from safety guidelines, guests will learn how to use scuba equipment during the dive. A video will be shown to paint a clearer picture of what to expect during the dive.
After the lecture, you will don your gear and head to the boat that will take you to your diving spot. This spot is very beginner-friendly, and your divemaster will be with you every step of the way. You will get to experience the beautiful marine life of Panglao up to a maximum depth of 12 meters. Enjoy swimming with the numerous variety of fishes in the area and be amazed by the colorful coral reefs blanketing the ocean floor. Since Panglao boasts some of the most breathtaking diving spots in the region, expect no less than a fun dive.
Pack your swimsuit and discover the underwater paradise of Panglao Island in Bohol with this scuba diving program. Check the availability by choosing a date.
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Tour Information: This private tour is available daily. This is a private session but you are going to share the boat with other divers. This is open for non-experienced divers and does not require a PADI certification Dive computer is not yet included but may be booked as an add-on.
Meet-up Information: Guide to the Philippines will send tour reminders at least (1) day before the tour date through your registered email address. Make sure to have the electronic copy of your confirmed tour voucher ready. On the day of the tour, your assigned Tour Guide will meet you at Haka Dive Center at least thirty (30) minutes prior to start of the tour. Strictly no latecomers or tour reservation might be forfeited. To arrange for a private hotel pick-up and drop-off, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. Additional transportation fees apply.
Tour Proper: Please be reminded also to dress appropriately. Be mindful of your personal belongings during the tour.
Children Friendly: Yes. 10 years old and above with adult supervision are allowed in this activity.
Pet Friendly: No. Please understand that the establishment does not allow pets inside.
Senior Citizen/PWD Friendly: This may be a medium to extreme activity so we suggest to consult with your physician before proceeding with your booking.
Cancellation Policy: The operator may cancel the activity in case of force majeure or unforeseen circumstances like weather conditions. In this case, you will be given the option to reschedule or request a full refund. Schedule cancellation requests must be made 48 hours before your original subject to approval. No shows are not entitled to reschedule and refund.