The Philippines features extensive reef systems and dense and colorful marine life with more than 2,000 species of fish and more than 800 species of soft and hard corals.
The tropical country of the Philippines offers a great number of world-class beaches and shorelines and underwater species. Divers also flock the country in various times of the year because of its top diving destinations. Many of these sites provide divers with amazing visibility up to 50 meters.
As a premiere diving destination, Badian Island in Cebu, Philippines features its own dive center aptly known as the Badian Dive Center. Conveniently located at the beachfront of the Badian Island Resort and Spa, this year-round center equipped with state-of-the-art dive resort can accommodate both novices and experienced divers coming from various parts of the world.
Beaches and Resorts in the Philippines: Badian Island Resort and Spa
Traveling to the Philippines: Badian, Cebu
Dive School and Courses Offered
Whether a beginning diver, an experienced diver, or intending to become a scuba instructor, the Badian Dive Center offers renowned PADI (Professional Association of Diving Instructors) scuba diving courses to keep up with the demands coming from all types of diving students. PADI is acknowledged as a world-class scuba diving training organization.
(inclusive of equipment, boat, logbook, and certification)
Discover Scuba Diving Program
Open Water Diver
Advanced Open Water Diver
(inclusive of boat, logbook, and certification)
Emergency First Response
Multi Level Diver
U/W (Underwater) Navigator
Medic First Aid
(inclusive of boat, tank, and weight)
Dive Box I (12 dives)
Dive Box II (6 dives)
Major Equipment Rental List
Mask, Snorkel, and Fins
Safety and Additional Facilities and Services
Complete medic-first aid kit including oxygen
Emergency signal equipment
The Badian Dive Center is also popular for rental equipment used for snorkeling.
“Diving at Badan Dive Center,” Badian Island Resort and Spa.
“Diving Prices and Equipment,” Badian Island Resort and Spa.
“About PADI,” PADI.
Traveling Around the Philippines:
Hot Spring Resorts in Laguna, Philippines
Foreigners Traveling to the Philippines: Must-try Out-of-town Trips in Nearby Provinces South of Manila
Hotels in Manila, Philippines: Bayview Park Hotel, Century Park Hotel, and Pan Pacific Manila Hotel
Traveling to the Philippines: Kawasan Falls in Badian, Cebu
Guide to Tourists in the Philippines:
Types of Health Insurance Available in the Philippines for Filipinos and Non-Filipinos
A Guide to Tourists Driving in the Philippines
Customs Declaration Information for Travelers Going to the Philippines
Airlines with Flights from the U.S. and Canada to the Philippines