Diving in Balicasag Island – Philippines

You can dive Balicasag Island from Pangloa Island, a small peninsula off Bohol, Philippines.
There are many dive operators on Alona Beach that offer great packages, most include accommodation.
I did my dives with Genesis Divers and can highly recommend them. A friendly and professional crew .

Balicasag, Philippines
The dive sites are just a short boat ride away. The water is crystal clear water and there is an abundance of tropical fish.

Balicasag, Philippines
There are 3 dive sites at Balicasag Island and they are suitable for Open Water divers.
BLACK FOREST: Reef slope (7 – 40 m). “Forest” of black corals, Tuna, Jacks, Barracudas, Grouper, Trigger fish.
RUDY’S ROCK: Wall dive (3 – 40 m). Huge variety of soft and hard corals, big schools of Jack fish.
RICO’S WALL: Wall dive (5 – 40 m). Many caverns, beautiful coral wall, Grouper.

Balicasag, Philippines

The dive site offers a rich marine life with many playful turtles.


Other things to do on Bohol.

Visit the amazing Chocolate Hills.

Bohol, Philippines

Visit the Tarsier and Wildlife Sanctuary

Bohol, Philippines

Fly high above the trees at the Loboc Ecotourism Adventure Park

Bohol, Philippines

Walk accross the Hanging Bridge

Bohol, Philippines

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