Take a diving trip to the lesser known dive locations in Tulamben. Discover small, easy-to-photograph critters and try muck-diving at Seraya Slope.
Discover unusual and exciting sites just outside Tulamben Bay! At the lesser known diving locations in the Tulamben area, you will find small, easy-to-photograph critters as well as a wide variety of interesting sea creatures. For this reason, the area is frequented by underwater photographers and muck-divers, but that doesn't mean regular divers can't enjoy diving here! The Tulamben Area offers a variety of conditions and types of diving, so you are sure to find something to do. The conditions in the Tulamben Area are overall predictable and suitable for every level of certification.
Among the sites in the Tulamben area, Seraya Slope is the most popular. Just five minutes away from the Bay, it is an "in" location for macro divers and photographers. There is no shortage of muck sites and reef life here. Boxer crabs lurk the site's black sand slope (although you have a slim chance of seeing them out in the open when there are goatfish around!). Other creatures you might see include rare nudibranchs, Barrel sponges with crinoids, Stonefish, anglerfish, Ghostpipe fish, a variety of Cowrie shells, plus several types of shrimp. Visibility around here is from 15 to 25 meters, and the currents, if any, are mild. A depth of an average of 20 meters is just right for taking photos of the stunning marine species inhabiting the area.
If you do not want dive but want to accompany your group to the site, you may opt to choose the Non-Divers option. This option has the same inclusions as the Certified Driver except it will not be joining the diving part of the tour. Instead you will have free use of snorkeling gear so you may snorkel around the area.
After a day in the waters, transfer back to your hotel, arriving at around 17:00.
For certified divers, a minimum Open Water certification is required to take this trip. Children can join as long as they are certified Junior Open Water divers. Diving certification card and logbook must be presented to dive staff on the first day of diving.
For Non-Divers, knowing how to swim is required. Due to strict PADI regulations, children must be at least exactly 10 years old to join (9 years 11 months not allowed).
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**Equipment needed (BCD, wetsuit, regulator, dive computer, 15 liter tank, Nitrox)
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Pick-up from Selected Hotel
Prepare for Your Adventure
Get your gear ready and head out to the sea on a boat. Whether it be for diving or snorkeling, your experienced guide will assist you along the way.
Outside Tulamben Bay
Take a dive at Tulamben Bay area where you will see various sea creatures. Find critters that are famous for underwater photographers and muck-divers. Tulamben area is suitable for any level of diving certification.
Take a dive at the rich marine world of Seraya Slope with numerous muck sites and reef life. Known ti be the best place for macro divers and photographers, see creatures like stonefish, anglerfish, ghostpipe fish, and more.
Return to Land
After your underwater journey, divers can keep a log in their logbook before getting dry and prepare to head back to your hotel.
Drop-off at Selected Hotel
Price & Options
Due to strict PADI regulations, children must be at least exactly 10 years old to join (9 years 11 months not allowed).
Guests who are under the influence of any medication are not permitted to participate in this activity.
Guests who are suffering from the ill-effects of the excessive consumption alcohol or are under the influence of alcohol on the day of the activity, are not permitted to participate in this activity.
Guests who are pregnant are not permitted to participate in this activity.
Guests with ear, nose or throat issues will need a medical release from their physician to participate in this activity.
Guests must know how to swim to participate in this activity.
Children can join as long as they are certified Junior Open Water divers.
Diving certification card and logbook must be presented to dive staff on the first day of diving.
Scuba diving certification is required (Open Water or above).
Do not drink alcohol within 8 hours of scuba diving.
Guests may not fly within 24 hours of a two-tank scuba dive due to the high risk of decompression sickness.
Guests may not scuba dive if you have any medical issue indicated on the \PADI Medical Statement and Questionnaire\". Those with medical issues must consult with a physician and complete the \""RSTC Medical Statement and Guidelines for Recreational Scuba Diver's Physical Examination\"" on their behalf."""
If guests decide for any reason to not use any/all/part of the pre-booked services, there will be no compensation or reimbursement, nor are those services transferable.
Dives will be conducted with 1 dive guide instructor to a maximum of 4 guests.
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