Go on a freediving adventure in Playa Tropical Resort, a luxury seaside destination in Laoag City, Ilocos Norte. With its Balinese inspired architecture and beautiful location by the beach, Playa Tropical Resort is known for the calm seaside waters, beautiful sunsets, garden huts and outdoor event halls. The open water in front of the resort is a great place to learn freediving. This tour includes entrance fee, tour permit, an introductory course in freediving, freediving fins, and a dive buddy. You are also entitled to a transport service in an air-conditioned vehicle, with pick up and drop off points in any accommodations within Ilocos Norte.
Freediving is a form of underwater diving where you use breath-holding techniques to stay underwater instead of relying on scuba gear or an aqualung to breathe underwater. Also known as breath-holding diving or skin diving, it is different from snorkeling in that free diving involves a breath-hold to go underwater, while snorkeling typically makes use of a tube for breathing on shallow waters.
As long as you are reasonably comfortable in the water, anyone can learn how to do this sport, and this tour is great for beginners who are curious about freediving. Before you head into the water, you will be given a safety briefing along with an introductory course on free diving. You will also be provided with fins, which is the minimum requirement for freediving, but if you choose to go snorkeling you may do so as long as you bring your own gear.
Learn more about the art of freediving and find out why it hass become such a popular sport among adventure seekers. Join this beginner-friendly free diving tour in Playa Tropical Resort in Laoag City, Ilocos Norte. Check availability by choosing a date.
- Not all establishments accept credit or debit cards, and ATMs may be limited.
- Bring your own diving equipment (mask and snorkel)