SCUBA SAFARI IN
Zamboanga del Norte,
There is a new popular crave in the great Mystic Province of Zamboanga del Norte – it’s the Challenger Divers’ SCUBA SAFARI, where people from different parts of the country come and explore the underwater world of the Philippines best kept secret.
The Mystic Province is located only one and a half hours south of Dumaguete City by Fast Ferry.
Challenger Divers’ Scuba Safari consists of pick-up hotel, boat transfer, Dolphin watching on the way to the scenic Aliguay Island and relax there with a snack, orientation dive, lunch, second dive, dinner, relax around the campfire and enjoy night diving. Dream about the days events as you sleep in our tents at the seashore camp.
The second day will involve transfer to Selinog Island with diving in the Sanctuary and seaside camping.
The third day will tackle more dolphin watching on the way to Tag-ulo, 30m-deep drift dive at Camanse Camp. After a peaceful sleep the group will head out for Dapitan bay for a wreck dive of the sunken Pulawan Ferry and a visit to Don’s reef then back to the hotel.
Challenger Divers’ Scuba Safari only costs $85/day/person including camping, three meals/day, three dives/day, boat transfer, equipment, dive master. The Scuba Safari can be custom arranged to suit your groups’ desires.
People from all walks of life come and seek true adventure off of the beaten path here in Zamboanga del Norte and they stay for more and relax in the province’s scenic beaches.
Challenger Divers offer camping and diving at the tropical island paradise of Aliguay, Selinog and Piñahon Islands, the peaceful seaside village of Tag-ulo and most of all the province’s tropical beaches. Dive in the crystal clear, warm tropical waters, enjoy watching sea turtles, octopus, nudibranches, and countless tropical reef fishes.
You can also choose to dive in numerous Marine Protected Areas such as the Gimputlan Sanctuary and the Canlucani Sanctuary to help support conservation and see the great diversity of life. Challenger Divers offer a One-day or Multiple-day safaris where you get to hold your breath for an adventure of a lifetime.
Challenger Divers Scuba School, offers all levels of Scuba Training from Bubble Maker for children and Discover SCUBA all the way to Dive-master and other training programs can be conducted during the course of the safari.
The PADI OPEN WATER DIVER COURSE is the mast popular dive program in the world. In as little as four days anybody can be a trained to become an authentic and certified diver. At this point you can learn the skills of open water scuba diving and go and see the under water world where you get to choose to dive anywhere, anytime with a certified diver buddy.
The course consists of five (5) confined water dives, five (5) lectures and four (4) open ocean dives. Upon completion of the course you will receive a PADI Certification and with this certification you can dive to 60 feet with your CERTIFIED BUDDY. You will be surprised because the tuition fee will only cost at a staggering PhP 7,000.00 compared to other diving institutions and the tuition fee can also be availed on an installment basis.
Challenger Divers also offer a land based Scuba/Nature
Safari for any group which may want to see the local natural landscapes,
such as caves and waterfalls along the way.