- Black Forest - The Black Forest isconsidered by many experienced divers to be the best Balicasag Island has to offer. With green sea turtles and schools of barracuda and jacks, the Black Forest is one of the most biodiverse and vibrant sites in the Philippines. The Black Forest is a hard coral slope down to 40m where you can find a colony of garden eels. Meduim to strong currents make the Black Forest of Balicasag make is a great site for a drift dive.
- Divers' Heaven - Divers' Heaven may be the most aptly named dive site we know of. The vertical drop from 6m to 40m make Divers' Heaven a great wall dive- one of many to be found while diving at Balicasag Island. Like most of Balicasag Island, hard corals dominate the shallow areas. You can commonly encounter such spectacular species as Napoleon wrasse, scorpionfish, anglerfish, and angelfish.
- Balicasag Cathedral - The Cathedral at Balicasag is truly divine. You may encounter turtles, triggerfish, pufferfish, and many others. The Balicasag Cathedral wall has many whip corals, soft corals, and sea fans. The 8m shallow area is dominated with copious hard coral cover and reef fish. This makes the Cathedral a great place for snorkelers and divers alike.
- Balicasag Sanctuary - The Baliscasag Sanctuary is the protected area of Balicasag Island. This is where you can expect to find hatchlings and many juvenlie species. The drop at this site runs from 4m to to 60m, so you're diving over the deep blue, making it a true wall dive. There are a few small caverns and at least one great swim-through. There's also a school of big-eye jacks numbering in the thousands.
Sunscreen is also important to remember when you are going on a Balicasag Day trip. While our luxury banca boat does have a bimini for protection from the sun, the tropical Philippine sun can burn during even limited exposure.
Also, go ahead and bring a hat, snacks, or anything else that will make your Balicasag diving day trip more enjoyable!
We will bring drinking water, towels, and friendly professional dive staff to make your Balicasag dive trip the memorygo ahead andlife-time!
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