Puerto Galera has long been one of the top diving destinations in the Philippines, well known for its abundance of marine life and rich coral growth. Situated on the Verde Passage which offers a rich nutrient flow and sometimes strong currents, scuba diving is the main activity here in the coastal town of Sabang and the neighbouring beaches of Big Lalaguna and Small Lalaguna. Not only is the area famous for ripping currents, huge sea fans and schools of fish, but is also a mecca for macro subjects as well, and Atlantis Resort is the best place in town to show you what Puerto Galera has to offer.
Often described as one of the best dive resorts in the Philippines, Atlantis Puerto Galera has certainly stood the test of time having taken the top place in Puerto Galera dive resorts for year after year. Located on the shore of Sabang beach, the resort has a great central location and is very handy to most of the dive sites. Not only will be getting top quality accommodation, excellent food with plenty of vegan and vegetarian options, but fantastic dive service forged from years of experience in the heart of the coral triangle. To truly get the most out of your visit, we highly recommend a flexible dive package with five dive times to choose from every day including a night dive. Atlantis also participates in several local livelihood projects, so you know you are giving back to the community while having an awesome time!
Blessed with a plethora of dive sites all accessible by short speedboat ride, the most famous of these spots include The Canyons, Sinandigan Wall, West Escarceo, Kalima Steps, and Hole in the Wall. Don’t miss the opportunity to take a trip out to Verde Island, which is regarded as one of the most vibrant dive sites in the Philippines, not for the faint of heart, the currents here can often be substantial, but with it come huge numbers of fish and coral species. Make sure you dive, The Drop Off, Verde Island Wall and the aptly named Washing Machine.