Scuba Diving and Snorkeling in Sumilon and Liloan, Visayas Island Group, Philippines


Scuba Diving and Snorkeling in Sumilon and Liloan, Visayas Island Group, Philippines

Scuba diving information in Sumilon and Liloan, Visayas Island Group, Philippines

Sumilon, which means "refuge", consists of 24 acres of lush green tropical land surrounded by an impressive collection of marine flora and fauna in abundance in its blue and crystal clear waters. Liloan is part of the Cebu Metropolitan Area, which is the main urban center of the province of Cebu. It is known for its fascinating beaches and has a tourist attraction. In this location divers will have a limited number of dive sites at their disposal, consisting mainly of reefs, caves and areas of marine life observation. The depths vary between 20 and 50 meters, being only suitable for divers with advanced diving course.

Water Temperature

The water temperature varies between 25º C and 31º C throughout the year.

Diving Suit

Complete wet suit or wet suit with shorts.

Visibility under water

Visibility between 10 and 30 meters.

Climate

Sumilon and Liloan have a tropical climate. Temperatures vary between 22 and 27º C in the winter and summer temperatures vary between 25 and 30º C.

How to get there

The fastest and most comfortable way to travel to Sumilon is by plane. There are daily flights between Manila and Cebu City. After arriving in Cebu you'll have to take the bus from the South bus Terminal from Cebu to Oslob. Upon arrival in Oslob you'll have to go to the pier to catch a boat to Sumilon. To get to Liloan you'll have to do the same plane and bus route, as to Sumilon. The difference is that the bus trip will take you directly to Liloan.

Other Activities

Sumilon and Liloan offer a wide variety of leisure activities. In Liloan, you can participate in the Rosquillos festival, which are delicious traditional crispy biscuits. You can also visit the Church of San Fernando Rey Parish which is considered one of the oldest structures with a fortified roof in Cebu. In Sumilon, you can relax in its famous spas and stay in beautiful villas prepared with modern equipment to make your stay comfortable and relaxing.

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

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

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

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


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

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

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

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Scuba Diving centers in Sumilon and Liloan, Visayas Island Group, Philippines

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

There are no diving centers available

Liveaboards in Sumilon and Liloan, Visayas Island Group, Philippines

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There are no liveaboard available

Accommodation in Sumilon and Liloan, Visayas Island Group, Philippines

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