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Dive Review of Scandi Divers in
Philippines/Puerto Galara, Philippines

Scandi Divers: "Scandi Divers, great dive operation", Jun, 2019,

by Mary L. Long, CO, US (Reviewer Reviewer 4 reports with 1 Helpful vote). Report 10979 has 1 Helpful vote.

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Juvenile Emperor Angel Fish

Ratings and Overall Comments 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Accommodations For Subscribers Only Food 5 stars
Service and Attitude For Subscribers Only Environmental Sensitivity For Subscribers Only
Dive Operation For Subscribers Only Shore Diving For Subscribers Only
Snorkeling N/A
Value for $$ For Subscribers Only
Beginners 5 stars
Advanced For Subscribers Only
Comments After 20 dive trips Palau, and 10 dive trip to Indonesia, someone asked why I haven't gone to the Philippines. Good question. A diver master from the Rock Island Aggressor suggested Scandi Divers in Puerta Galara. One of the former dive masters on the Rock Island Aggressor is Sales Manager at Scandi Divers.
My group consisted of 3. We were met at the Manilla airport and transported to Batangas Port to catch a private ferry to Scandi Divers Resort front door. Transports w ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience Over 1000 dives
Where else diving Caribbean, Socorro, Costa Rica, Galapogas, Truk Lagoon, Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands, Palau,
Closest Airport Manilla Getting There Flew to Manilla, 2 hour transfer to Batangas port to catch a private ferry transport to Scandi Divers Resort. Everything was arranged by Scandi divers and went off without a problem

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny Seas calm
Water Temp 80-84°F / 27-29°C Wetsuit Thickness
Water Visibility 50-100 Ft/ 15-30 M

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions 100 feet with 60-70 minute dives. general safety rules, nitrox check before every dive.
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks None Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles None Whales None
Corals 5 stars Tropical Fish For Subscribers Only
Small Critters For Subscribers Only Large Fish For Subscribers Only
Large Pelagics For Subscribers Only

Underwater Photography 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Subject Matter For Subscribers Only Boat Facilities 5 stars
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
UW Photo Comments the camera room is clean and well maintained. There are plans to make a larger camera room. ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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