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Panglao Island Dive Map

Arco Point Panglao Island Dive Spot

GENERAL DESCRIPTION:
Arco Point is located at Libaong, Panglao Island. The travel time is circa 15min by speedboat or Banca from Philippine Fun Divers. It is a wall dive and most interesting in between 10 – 15m. The shallow area is also perfect for snorkeling. The visibility is 10 – 25m. The depth range is 4 – 28m. Not interesting after 30m.
SPECIFIC DESCRIPTION:
We usually start the dive before the famous hole/cave wall on the right shoulder. The drift current is most of the time heading south. This hole is a cave-like opening in the wall starting at approximately 18m and ends up at a hole at approximately 8m. You  can see through it until the top reef from the bottom of the cave.
MARINE LIFE:
Cardinal Fish, Sergeant Major Fish, White Eyed Moray Eel and Black Finned Snake Eel (inside the cave), Raggy Scorpion Fish, Groupers, Wrasse, Butterfly Fish, Angler or Frog Fish, Nudibranchs, and more.

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BBC Panglao Island Dive Spot

GENERAL DESCRIPTION:
BBC is located at Bolod, Panglao Island. The travel time is circa 10min by Speedboat or Banca from Philippine Fun Divers. It is a slope dive and most interesting in between 7 – 15m. The shallow area is also perfect for snorkeling. The visibility is 18 – 25m. The depth range is 10 – 30m. Not interesting after 28m.
SPECIFIC DESCRIPTION:
We usually start the dive heading south-west, slope on the right shoulder.  At the end of the dive are two small Jeepney car wrecks. The first one is at 10m and the second one at 8m upside down.
MARINE LIFE:
Pygmy Seahorse, Sergeant Major Fish, Black Damsel Fish, Banded Snake Eel, Black and Blue lined Nudibranchs.

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Alona House Reef Panglao Island Dive Spot

GENERAL DESCRIPTION:
Alona House Reef is located partially at Danao and Tawala, Panglao Island. The distance from Alona Beach is in between 130m and 280m from Philippine Fun Divers. The travel time is circa 1min with a Speedboat. It is a wall and slope dive and most interesting in between 5 – 18m. The shallow area is also good for snorkeling. The visibility is 8 – 25m. The depth range is 3 – 25m. Not interesting after 25m.
SPECIFIC DESCRIPTION:
Depending on current, we start the dive having the reef on the right or left shoulder. Right in front of Philippine Fun Divers are perfect spots for Discover Scuba Diving, Check-up Dives, Refresher Courses, Course Dives and Night Dives.
MARINE LIFE:
Leaf Fish, Coleman Shrimp, Crocodile Fish, Harlequin Ghost Pipefish, Baby Barracudas, Purple Queen Anthias Fish, Nudibranch, and more.

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