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Tropical Divers Dive Center

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Ester A. Lim Street, Tawala | Alona tropical beach resort, 6340, Philippines
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Good dive shop on Alona Beach

Alex, the Russian co-owner makes incredible pics but he was teaching a PADI course so only crossed... read more

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Peter W
Just recommend.

Once you dive with the guys from the dive shop and you realize that you're in the right place with... read more

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Looking for a friendly and nice Dive Center with service according to your wishes? Visit Tropical Divers in Panglao Island, Bohol, Philippines. Have fun with us and explore the underwater world outside Alona Beach where you can see the variety of marine life, from a Pygmy Seahorse to a school of Barracuda. This is also the perfect place for people like you, who always wanted to be in a paradise to relax and enjoy each moment of your holiday. Travelling on your own, with family or friends? Not a diver? You are always welcome! Tropical Divers is located at the end on the very famous white sandy Alona Beach in Panglao, Island of Bohol and a member of PADI International Resort & Retailer Associations. We are surrounded by the exotic and beautiful scenery of Alona Tropical Beach Resort, Henann Beach Resort and close to the coral reef and crystal clear water for snorkeling and scuba diving in Bohol Sea.
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Ester A. Lim Street, Tawala | Alona tropical beach resort, 6340, Philippines
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Reviewed today

Alex, the Russian co-owner makes incredible pics but he was teaching a PADI course so only crossed him once. Dived with them 6x times during early April. Jona handles the reception and her husband Nestor also does local tours. DM Tony (UK) took the time...More

Thank Peter W
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Once you dive with the guys from the dive shop and you realize that you're in the right place with the right people.Excellent quality at a pleasant price. Thanks to the whole crew of Tropical Diver.

Thank Re61t68
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Alex P, Manager at Tropical Divers Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for review and for diving with us! Always welcome back to Tropical Divers​. Alex and the team.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tropical divers is located at the east end of Alona beach, in between the Hennan resort and Amorita resort, easy to spot once you spotted it, sounds like a frog fish. The shop is well managed and the staff is capable, dependable, friendly and very...More

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Alex P, Manager at Tropical Divers Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hey Jason! Nice and funny review! Way to go ))) Thank you for diving with us and don't blame Jona too much - you will meet your whale shark! Hope to see you again in Tropical divers. Alex, Ian, Jojo, Jona and the team. P.S....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A little overdue, but I would like to give a major shout out to this wonderful dive center. Firstly, Alex, the manager of this dive shop and my lovely dive instructor gave me an absolutely beautiful first diving experience.He was patient and extremely caring. I...More

Thank Heather M
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Alex P, Manager at Tropical Divers Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Heather! Thank you for being such a nice student and passionate person! We had a good time and would love to see you again. Best regards, Alex and the team.

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Reviewed March 2, 2018

My first plan was to visit several places in Phils for 3 weeks But after I dropped off into Tropical Divers I felt as came to old friends and stayed here for all time. Friendliness and hospitality of the multinational team is combined with the...More

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Alex P, Manager at Tropical Divers Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded March 3, 2018

Thank you for diving with us! Waitin you for rescue and DM courses! Best regards, Alex, Nick, ​and the team.

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Reviewed February 24, 2018

Big thanks from the whole family to all the staff at Tropical divers. The kids loved you, and we loved diving with you! :-) This dive shop is located in the best part of Alona beach!

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Alex P, Manager at Tropical Divers Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded February 25, 2018

Thank you for diving with us. Was a pleasure to meet you and your family! Always welcome back to Tropical divers! Alex and the team.

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Reviewed February 20, 2018 via mobile

Very nice place. I was really surprised by high quality service combined relaxation and fun with safety and well organization. Highly recommend Tropical Divers not only for beginners but for experienced divers too. Special thanks to Alex, Max and Nick for unforgettable vacation. You’re doing...More

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Alex P, Manager at Tropical Divers Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded February 21, 2018

Thank you for for such a high evaluation! That means a lot for us! Always welcome back to Tropical divers family! Regards, Alex, Nick, Maks and the team.

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Reviewed February 15, 2018 via mobile

Fantastic place to learn how to dive. I visited tropical divers march 2017 with my husband . I was scared 100 % but before diving. Alex the instructor was very understanding and calm, so he showed me how to relax and enjoy diving. June 2017...More

1  Thank Mia F
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Alex P, Manager at Tropical Divers Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded February 16, 2018

WOW! Congrats and the big shoutout to you, Mia! I'm really proud of you. Keep diving and hope to see you again for AOWD))

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Reviewed February 7, 2018 via mobile

I took my open water course with tropical divers this week and I can safely say I will come back for my advanced training as no one else can compare to Alex. Lessons are conducted patience and clarity. I would recommend tropical divers to anyone...More

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Alex P, Manager at Tropical Divers Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded February 12, 2018

Thank you, my best Open Water Divers ever! So much fun with you, still can't stop laughing))) Always welcome back!

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Reviewed February 2, 2018 via mobile

It was a great experience with Alex and other people! I get my OWD certificate. And can highly recommend this dive center!

Thank Александра М
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Alex P, Manager at Tropical Divers Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded February 3, 2018

Thank you for diving with us! Always welcome back to Tropical divers!

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Ganzi J
April 13, 2018|
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Response from Alex P | Property representative |
Hey Ganzi! Yes, you can do 3 day dives and night dive! Please inquire by email.
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Steven M
March 8, 2018|
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Response from Alex P | Property representative |
Hi, Steven! 1500 pesos per dive. Also, you can check our prices on tropical divers website.
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March 3, 2018|
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Response from Alex P | Property representative |
If they are 8 years old or above, they can try scuba diving in the pool, if 10 years they can get the junior PADI license! And snorkeling for sure will be great activity for kids.
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