Apo Island Diving with Wellbeach Scuba Diving Resort
Wellbeach scuba diving resort conveniently offers an on-site scuba diving and training-facilities, with fully fitted dive shop, for PADI also SDI dive certification at all levels and frequent visits to Apo Island.
Resort-amenities include, Fully equipped dive shop, Our own compressor room, fully equipped dive boat, outside rinse off areas, showers, drying closets for the equipment, which is all taken care of by our staff before and after your dive, all you have to do is be there with a smile, your camera.
You will be treated like a VIP either scuba diving, snorkelling, or taking one of the many scuba courses on offer both by PADI and SDI from our Instructors.
Wellbeach Resort professional scuba instructors like to teach four people at a time with each instructor, that includes with diving guides on our adventures also, it is easier to focus more with a smaller group of divers.
At present, Apo Island is home to over 650 documented species of fish and estimated to have over 450 species of corals.
Apo Island is a volcanic island covering 74 hectares in land area, 7 kilometres off the southeastern tip of Negros Island and 30 kilometres south of the Negros Oriental capital of Dumaguete in the Philippines.Wikipedia
Most of the Philippines’ 450 species of coral can be found here, from tiny bubble corals to huge gorgonian sea fans and brain corals. Visitors and tourists pay a fee to enter Apo Island and to snorkel or dive in the marine sanctuary there.
These fees are used to keep the sanctuary clean and in good condition by the local government.
Apo Island is a volcanic Island with 12 hectares of land area just a short banka boat ride from Wellbeach Dive Resort and the coast of Negros Oriental, the Island is home to some of the top ten dive sites in the world.
Dive into crystal clear waters underwater visibility of up to 60 meters, discover shipwrecks, cliffs covered with sponges, colourful corals, gorgonians, turtles, sharks, rays, and even the very rarely seen exotic fishes like Spanish Dancer, harlequin ghost-pipefish, camouflaged frogfish and fire gobies.
Thanks to the convergence of the nutrient rich waters of the Pacific Ocean, South China Sea and Celebes Sea, you will be a spectator to an aquatic symphony of over 2,000 species of marine fish as well as more than 400 out of the 500 known coral species in the world.
Wellbeach Scuba Diving Resort-Activities
Also offered are, professional massage service, billiards and darts, and a restaurant, with a great atmosphere small bar area, serving hot and cold drinks, for sure there is something for everybody’s tastes.
Simply lean back and surf through our website, enjoy our colourful online picture galleries, then go and view our vivid underwater videos and select all the information you need for your next dive holidays from our packages and rooms.
This picture was taken on the beach outside of the resort – See how close Apo Island Is to the resort, it is possible to do 4 dives in a day at Apo Island, if we leave early.
We are at the Gateway to Apo Island just a 20 mins boat ride, let our Instructors take you out on a great scuba adventure to Apo Island.
Take the family for a great snorkelling adventure, meet the Turtles, bring your camera and save those pictures to show your friends.
View us on Wiki Listings for Apo Island Information.