VISAYAS LONG TRIP january 08 2024

Standard Cabin rate: 189810 PHP 12 Days 24 Dives

Return 01/19/2024

3,330.003,440.00

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Boarding CEBU CITY (from 1 to 5 pm) // Disembarkation CEBU CITY (from 8 to 11 am )



VISAYAAS LONG TRIP is a long version of our Visayas Trips:12 nights/13days including 3 land days excursion. It is a combination of the Malapascua Trip and Camiguin trip with additional excursions.
The itinerary start from Olango close to Cebu, then pass by Malapascua in the north, it goes down to Camotes Islands, to Southern Leyte, and Anda.
Heading west to South Bohol, Panglao and Balicasag Island then South Cebu and Cabilao Island.

This is a quite trip which gives enough time to explore the best dive sites of Visayas as Monad Shoal with the thresher Sharks, Pintuyan with the Whale Sharks, Limasawa, Padre burgos, Napantao, Balicasag, Cabilao, Panglao, Anda.
This Long trip is surprising by the dives diversity and quality . From big pelagic to big school of fishes as Jacks, Barracudas but also wonderfull macro find like Hairy crabs, candy crabs, pygmy seahorses, frog fishes..
.The Land excursions are relaxing and are also a very good opportunity to visit the country of Philippines. These days are focused on visiting old Spannish Church, waterfalls, lunch on Loboc river, visit of the Chocolate Hills, to meet the tarciers...
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ITINERARY VISAYAS LONG TRIP
The itinerary and the dive number can be modified by the diving Director acording to the local conditions.
DAY1
The Boarding is 13H.....17H at Cebu Yacht Club , from the airport or from your hotel in Cebu City a guide will drive you to the boat, embarkement, briefing, and presentation of your cabin.

DAY 2
Dive 1: MALAPASCUA Unique cleaning station for Thresher Sharks, flights of Mobula Rays,.
Dive 2: MALAPASCUA Dive where Manta are often passing by and as well thresher sharks..
Dive 3: MALAPASCUA , the tunnel passage which crosses the island covered with Yellow anemons, whitetip sharks spectators, pygmies seahorses , Harlequin shrimps and Spider crabs.
Dive 4: MALAPASCUA Canyon with it's white tip reef sharks and cat sharks. During night dive, this site is amazing with a large density of macro fauna as spanish dansers, saw blade shrimps, crabs, and many kind of nudis ....

DAY 3
Dive 5: MALAPASCUA in season will gives th opportunity to interact with the school of hammerhead sharks..
Dive 6: MALAPASCUA Unique cleaning station for Thresher Sharks, flights of Mobula Rays,.
Dive 7: MALAPASCUA .

DAY 4
EXCURSION: CAMOTES .
EXCURSION: CAMOTES .
EXCURSION: CAMOTES small excursion to a cave where we shall rinse ourselves in a fresh water underground swimming pool and visit an elementary school of a typic village..

DAY 5
Dive 8: SOUTHERN LEYTE deep wall , wonderfull coral garden, huge seafans, an Whale sharks on season.
Dive 9: SOUTHERN LEYTE Old local fisher men are looking for whale sharks for us. We'll be snorkeling with whale sharks during 2 hours.
Dive 10: SOUTHERN LEYTE Untouched coral garden with it's frog fish, ghost pipe fish and pygmy seahorses.

DAY 6
Dive 11: SOUTHERN LEYTE one of the top ten dives in Visayas, as much by the diversity of the Flora and the fauna as by the density, black Coral, Seafans, pygmies seahorses, Exploration of a underwater river of fresh water which develops a particular ecosysrtem. Sometimes whale shark in the South of the island.
Dive 12: SOUTHERN LEYTE
Dive 13: SOUTHERN LEYTE Muck dive with a small wreck. The largediviersty is surprising : zebra crab, pipe fish, seahorse, colomann shrimps and sometimes flamboyante cuttle fish, blue ring octopus, mimic octopus...
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DAY 7
Dive 14: BOHOL 14km of wall. This part iscovered by black corals. We can find seriola, green turtles, jacks, and sea snakes.
Dive 15: BOHOL In the wall there is a small cave. At the end of the cave, there is a surprising tresor.
Dive 16: BOHOL Quite dive in the middle of black corals, looking for frog fhish. The end of the dive is on the wonderfull plateau at 6m.
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DAY 8
EXCURSION: BOHOL
EXCURSION: BOHOL
EXCURSION: BOHOL Quite dive in the middle of black corals, looking for frog fhish. The end of the dive is on the wonderfull plateau at 6m.

DAY 9
Dive 17: BOHOL Black Forest wall 45 m deep with seafans,corals, barracudas, uncountable turtles, schools of jack fishes.
Dive 18: BOHOL wall, with magnificent lighting effects with Triggerfishes Titans and Picasso, hudge Jack fishes.
Dive 19: BOHOL
Dive 20: BOHOL Heaven for divers because of it's nice corals and it's large quatity of green turtles.

DAY 10
Dive 21: CEBU Dive with Whale sharks.
Dive 22: CEBU Drift dive with strong currents. We can find black tip sharks and white tip reef sharks along the reef.
Dive 23: CEBU Quite dive along the wal looking for macro.

DAY 11
EXCURSION: CEBU
EXCURSION: CEBU
EXCURSION: CEBU
EXCURSION: CEBU

JOUR 12
Dive 24: BOHOL 80m deep wall and much more in the blue. At our bottomwe'll be looking for sharks, and on the wall for extraordinary macro as frog fish, pygmy seahorse, ribbon eels .. etc ...
Dive 25: BOHOL Very deep wall (+80m), we'll be looking for schoolfof jacks, school of barracudas or else white tip reef sharks and hammerheads during season.
Dive 26: BOHOL Quite dive along the plateau looking for macro and turtles.

DAY 13
Return to Cebu Yacht Club, the disembarkation is from 08H.....11H, we will drive you to the airport or to your hotel in Cebu City
The route can undergo modifications according to the weather conditions or the safety conditions . The description of the dives is based on what we were able to observe regularly, but every dive is different

VISAYAS LONG TRIP Your contact: Pierre Laurent, telephone 639176885182
This is a Visayas liveaboard during 12 nights/13 days with 3 full days land excursion : it allocates Cebu, Malapascua, Maripipi, Camotes, Leyte, Bohol , Snake Island, Cabilao, Oslob, Mactan.

THE FLIGHTS
Your arrival at Cebu Mactan airport must be scheduled on early afternoon.
Your return flight must be scheduled on early afternoon to respect the time to desaturation.

SCHEDULE
Boarding time :Cebu Yacht Club from 1 to 5 pm
Disembarking time: Cebu Yacht Club from 8 to 11 am
(Cebu Yacht Club adress: Lapu-Lapu, F. Martir St, Lapu-Lapu City, 6015 Cebu, Philippines)

DEPARTURE TIME
The boat is docked to:Cebu Yacht Club. You must be on board at 6 pm for the briefing . The boat sails at 7 pm .

THE TRANSFERS TO THE BOAT
They are included .
We will pick you up at the airport at your arrival, or at your hotel from 1 to 5 pm. (The exact schedule of your transfer will be passed on to your hotel the previous evening)
The disembarkement is from 8 to 11 am, we will drive you to the airport or to your hotel.

THE LOCAL FLIGHTS
If you come from Manila, you can reserve on-line local flights on www.cebupacificair.com, www.philippineairlines.com
Don’t forget to ask for an extra bagage weight (up to 30 KG per person)

ARRIVAL AIRPORT
Airport of Cebu Mactan 5 minutes away from the boat.

BOARDING SCHEDULE
Boarding: Cebu yacht Club from 1 to 5 pm
Disembarking: Cebu yacht Club from 8 to 11 am

CRUISE DEPARTURE SCHEDULE
Seadoors sails at 7 pm

ON BOARD
Electricity 220 Volt, international electric plugs, towels are provided

UNDERWATER
Water temperature 28 to 30 degres celsius , Shorty or wetsuit 3 mm



THE CABINS.
There are 8 passenger cabins, all spacious and confortable, with many storage spaces, a desk, many portholes, they are air conditioned, all cabins have a private bathroom and toilets, hot water, the towels are provided. All cabins have two beds lower couple bed and upper single bed.
We acomodate only two persons in each cabin.

THE DELUXE CABINS. N1 N2 (Extra charge 50 Euros per person)
The two deluxe cabins are on the first deck, near the salon, They are the biggest, they allow an access to the bed by both sides.

THE STANDARD CABINS ON THE FIRST DECK. N3 N4
These two cabins are located on the first deck on the front of the boat.

THE STANDARD CABINS ON THE SECOND DECK. N5 N6 N7 N8
These four cabins are located on the second deck, between te dining room on the back and the Wheelhouse on the front.