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Moalboal is a small town on the western shore of island of Cebu with views across the Tanon Strait towards Negros Island. At Panagsama Beach is a shallow reef, at low tide you can walk around and explore the reef, after 50 m starts the drop off from 3 to 35 m and is also very good for snorkelling. Even although we have no sand beach in front, Panagsama Beach is a special place with a relaxed atmosphere. Native fishermen, tourists and expats from several countries create a unique community. Because of the mixture from all kind of accommodations, restaurants and bars, at lot of tourists stay much longer than intended, some for months....
Anyone can enjoy the warm, pristine waters, and the fine white sand. It is popularly known as the "Diving Paradise of Cebu" due to its white sandy beaches, beautiful corals and different underwater creatures especially around Pescador Island. The state of the art dive center is located within the Kasai Village Beach Resort and offers professional dive services. The dive center is neither owned nor directly managed by Sea Explorers but we will supervise its quality regularly.
SAMPAGUITA Sampaguita is a drop off, it goes down to approx. 40 m. There are a lot of small caves and overhangs in the wall; in the caves we are able to see some different groupers. The wall is scattered with small gorgoniaswhere we can discover pygmy seahorses sometimes. Good place for all levels of divers and especially for night and macro dives as well. TONGO POINT It is an excellent spot for deep as well as for shallow dives. On this point we have a great possibility to see turtles. Also any kind of coral fish,sea anemones as well as hard corals. Sometimes you can see also a whaleshark. TALISAY Talisay is a drop-off, goes down to 40m, after that a sandy slop area starts. In a depth of 20 to 30m you can find a big variety of hard & soft corals, black corals and sponges anywhere. In the shallow part you can find a lot of small attractive things like nudibranches, shrimpfish, frogfish and so on. SAAVEDRA MARINE SANCTUARY (RONDA BAY) Descending along a slope, at about 20 meters we reach the drop off. On the wall one of the most beautiful gorgonian forests in the whole area mixed with big black coral bushes. Very often the cute long nose hawk fish are seen here. On the dive nice coral formations with many bigger groupers and sweetlips. PESCADOR ISL. Spectacular wall diving with big fish schools, sometimes sharks and barracudas. Beautiful coral gardens with a large variety of coral fishes, very often giant frogfishes and turtles. The special place called “cathedral”, exciting vertical tunnel to dive through starting from 15 down to 35 meters. For more experienced divers.
All over the year and at (almost) each weather diving at the house reef other dive places by boot in maximum 25 Minutes to reach 3 dives per day and still long surface intervals possible Courses if necessary also in individual instruction - no mass-business Drop off reefs offer attractive diving-sites for beginners and experienced divers. Decompression-chamber in Cebu city, fast transportation possible Unbelievable variety of “small sea-inhabitants” The advantage of the dive sites at Panagsama Beach is there are no rivers coming in and a slight current, which is supporting the growth of corals