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Dive Review of Atlantis Dive Resorts in
Philippines

Atlantis Dive Resorts: "Atlantis Dumaguete for Fantastic macro", Aug, 2017,

by John Yavorsky, NJ, US (Sr. Reviewer Sr. Reviewer 10 reports with 1 Helpful vote). Report 9780.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience Over 1000 dives
Where else diving 26 liveaboards and dozens of land-based world wide.
Closest Airport Cebu Getting There from airport take van to south Cebu I onto Ferry to Negros I.

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny Seas calm
Water Temp 80 to 84 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness
Water Visibility 30 to 100 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile no
Enforced diving restrictions Divemaster lead small groups to point out unusual critters most of us would miss. limits 100 feet/60 or so minutes.
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks None Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles 1 or 2 Whales None
Corals 4 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
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Ratings and Overall Comments 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Accommodations For Subscribers Only Food 4 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 4 stars
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Comments This was good to combine with Philippine Siren trip to Tubbataha as Tubbataha supplies lots of sharks and big fish, while Dumaguete has fantastical macro, like 1" frogfish and many types of nudibranchs. Day trip to Apo island is good for turtles and good reefs. Reco ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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