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Dive Review of Atlantis Dive Resorts in
Philippines/Puerta Gallera

Atlantis Dive Resorts: "Atlantis, Puerta Gallera", Jan, 2017,

by Craig Howe, CA, US (Contributor Contributor 19 reports with 13 Helpful votes). Report 9488 has 3 Helpful votes.

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

Accommodations 4 stars Food 5 stars
Service and Attitude 5 stars Environmental Sensitivity 5 stars
Dive Operation 5 stars Shore Diving N/A
Snorkeling N/A
Value for $$ 5 stars
Beginners 5 stars
Advanced 4 stars
Comments Second time there in about 5 or 6 years. Had heard rumors that the resort had gone downhill, but did not find it that way. Had a great time. Got there on the 1st and they got hit by a typhoon on 12-26, so vis wasn't as good as it could have been.
Websites Atlantis Dive Resorts   

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 501-1000 dives
Where else diving All over the place
Closest Airport Manila Getting There Direct from SFO

Dive Conditions

Weather rainy Seas calm
Water Temp 75-79°F / 24-26°C Wetsuit Thickness 5
Water Visibility 30-50 Ft/ 9-15 M

Dive Policy

Dive own profile ?
Enforced diving restrictions They were very flexible on how long our dives would be and we were allowed to pick the dive sites. But, you can do 5 dives a day including the night dive, so if your dives were always well over an hour, you would at some point miss a dive.
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks None Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles 1 or 2 Whales None
Corals 3 stars Tropical Fish 5 stars
Small Critters 5 stars Large Fish 2 stars
Large Pelagics 1 stars

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

Subject Matter 5 stars Boat Facilities 2 stars
Overall rating for UWP's 4 stars Shore Facilities 5 stars
UW Photo Comments Most dive sites are 5 to 15 min. from the resort, so there are no rinse tanks on the boats, at the resort there is, and also a camera room with compressed air.
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