TravelBook Fans Share 5 Favorite Diving Destinations

Planning to go diving but don't know where? Check out these suggestions from our Facebook Fans.

By Nigel Maranan
November 15, 2013

Planning to go diving for the weekend? There's no need to fly out of the country as the Philippines has various world-class diving spots that will surely give you a one of a kind diving experience. Why not visit Boracay’s coral reefs or Subic Bay’s shipwrecks and canyons. We asked our Facebook fans to share their favorite Philippine diving destinations. Read on to find out what some of them said.

Subic Bay
Suggested by Kenjie Cruz

Are you a first-time diver? Try going to Subic Bay in Zambales. Tour shipwrecks and canyons when you dive.

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Suggested by Nayr Senob

Famous for its fine white sand beaches, Boracay is also a great place for a dive. Divers regularly visit Yapak 2, located at the northern part of Boracay, which is famous for its deep blue waters and colorful fish.

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El Nido, Palawan

Suggested by Gico Murdock

If you are visiting the Underground River in Palawan, you might want to take a side trip to the luxurious island of El Nido. Miniloc Island is a great place to go diving with views of fish and beautiful corals.

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Coron, Palawan
Suggested by Ronel John Madahan

Another great dive destination is Coron, Palawan. Coron has a wide range of dive spots. Experience diving at Taeie Maru, an old Japanese oiler ship, or go thermal lake diving at Barracuda Lake.

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Anilao, Batangas

Suggested by Maria Enriquez

If you are planning a weekend trip out of the metro, Anilao is a perfect diving destination to visit. It is located a few hours from Manila, making it perfect for weekend trips.

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