Camiguin Island is a great place for Scuba Diving. Not only that there are plenty of dive sites very near to the tourist beaches, every dive site offers a complete different environment under water.
Diving at Camiguin Island, Philippines
While White Island offers a huge forest of black coral with strong current, you can enjoy a Maledives like Coral Reef at Jigdub Reef or Mantigue Island.
Lots of colourfull corals and fish everywhere. When it comes to the big ones, you may see turtles on every second dive or so and Walesharks or Manta Rays at the right time of the year.
You may also want to read about The Dive Sites around Camiguin!
Dive Shop Operators on Camiguin:
Since there are not so many tourists on Camiguin at any given time of the year, there are also not so many Dive Centers on the island and you can expect a very personal service:
- Johnny's Dive 'N' Fun: Professional Dive Center under Americian management. Branches are at Secret Cove Resort, Paras Beach Resort and Caves Dive Resort.
- Camiguin Action Geckos Dive & Adventure Resort is under German management and offers professional dive trips and PADI Courses. Also available: Action Tours to volcanoes and water falls including trekking, canoeing, rapelling, river and volcano climbing.
- At the Jasmin by the Beach Resort, they have some equipment available and ususally a local dive guide who will bring you to the different places. This might be the place for the budget traveller.