Scuba Diving and Snorkeling in Mactan Island , Visayas Island Group, Philippines


Scuba Diving and Snorkeling in Mactan Island , Visayas Island Group, Philippines

Scuba diving information in Mactan Island , Visayas Island Group, Philippines

There are several diving spots in Mactan, the most popular being Mar Y Cielo, Tambuli, Santa Rosa, Maringondon Cave and Olango Island. These have big coral walls and drop-offs, where you’ll find a great deal of marine life. Depths vary between 20 and 60 meters, with various types of diving possible, like night diving and drift diving.

Water Temperature

Water temperature vaires between 21º and 28º C.

Diving Suit

Full wetsuit or shorty.

Visibility under water

Water visibility varies between 10 and 50 meters.

Climate

Tropical climate. Temperature between 26º and 28º C all year.

How to get there

Use one of the several bridges connecting Mactan to Cebu or take a plane from Manila to Mactan-Cebu International Airport.

Other Activities

You can see two monuments, the Liberty Aka Sanctuary and Magellan’s Marker, where the locals do a small celebration every year in April.

You could also do several water sports, like sailing, jet skiing, and windsurfing, as well as land sports like golfing, hiking or biking. Another popular option is to simply relax at one of the beaches Mactan has to offer.

Scuba Diving and Snorkeling Sites Map in Mactan Island , Visayas Island Group, Philippines

Where are located the best diving sites to dive in Mactan Island , Visayas Island Group, Philippines? Below, you will find a map of all scuba diving sites in Mactan Island , Visayas Island Group, Philippines in which you can dive and snorkel.

Scuba Diving and Snorkeling Sites List in Mactan Island , Visayas Island Group, Philippines

Which diving sites are located in Mactan Island , Visayas Island Group, Philippines? Below, you will find a list of all scuba diving sites in Mactan Island , Visayas Island Group, Philippines in which you can dive and snorkel.


Scuba diving sites and photos from each diving site in Mactan Island , Visayas Island Group, Philippines

Which diving sites in Mactan Island , Visayas Island Group, Philippines have underwater photos? Below, you will find the list of scuba diving sites in Mactan Island , Visayas Island Group, Philippines and a list of underwater photos for each diving site.

Marine Species and photos of each species in Mactan Island , Visayas Island Group, Philippines

Which marine species can I observe in Mactan Island , Visayas Island Group, Philippines? Below, you will find the list of marine species and the photos for each species.

Underwater Photographers and photos from each photographer with photos taken in Mactan Island , Visayas Island Group, Philippines

Which photographers have taken underwater photos in Mactan Island , Visayas Island Group, Philippines? Below, you will find the list of underwater photographers and their photos in Mactan Island , Visayas Island Group, Philippines.

Scuba Diving centers in Mactan Island , Visayas Island Group, Philippines

Which scuba diving centers can I dive with in Mactan Island , Visayas Island Group, Philippines? Below, you can see the list of scuba diving centers in Mactan Island , Visayas Island Group, Philippines. Click on “more info” to find out more about each scuba diving center.

Liveaboards in Mactan Island , Visayas Island Group, Philippines

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There are no liveaboard available

Accommodation in Mactan Island , Visayas Island Group, Philippines

Which accommodation can I rest after my dive in Mactan Island , Visayas Island Group, Philippines? Below, you can see the list of accommodation in Mactan Island , Visayas Island Group, Philippines. Click on “more info” to find out more about each accommodation.

There are no accommodation available