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Address: 6013, Philippines
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PADI 5 Star IDC Dive Center, located on Malapascua Island in the...

PADI 5 Star IDC Dive Center, located on Malapascua Island in the Philippines. Offering daily thresher shark dives, mantas, hammerheads, reefs and wrecks, macro and muck diving, mating mandarin fish, seahorses, frogfish and much more. Small groups with experienced Divemasters and Instructors. TSD offers all the local dives sites, a full range of PADI courses from beginner to Instructor, dive internships and technical diving. British owned and run, professional and safe, with 8 years experience on Malapascua,

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US$105.59*
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Three-Dive Scuba Diving Tour with Morning Thresher Shark Dive from Malapascua...
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US$290.37*
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10 Dive Package in Malapascua Island

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Very professional , did a deep diver course needed for the thresher shark dive , . Highly recommended .. if given a chance, I would love to finish my advance course here.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
nosreh72
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Malaybalay City, Philippines
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Malaybalay City, Philippines
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very professional , did a deep diver course needed for the thresher shark dive , . Highly recommended .. if given a chance, I would love to finish my advance course here.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My experience with TSD was very good. The pick-up times from (and return to) Cebu were based upon what worked best for me and not a time schedule dictated by them that I had to meet. What was best for me, I got. High marks for that. I dove with 4 different instructors/masters and always felt safe and looked after.... More 

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Thank Jeff V
scbrdvr, Owner at Thresher Shark Divers, responded to this review

Hi Jeff, Thank you so much for you lovely review and so glad you had a great time! As for your boat crossing, I'm very sorry this was not ideal. I know the "pier" is not the easiest place to transfer, especially at low tide. Its very frustrating after all these years, but our hands are tied; we are waiting... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sad to say that despite all the positive reviews, I had a poor visit. I was completing my open water and found my instructor (Angus) to be easily frustrated and impatient. I found the teaching style to be quite authoritarian and not suitable for new and nervous divers. The environment overall was not fun for me and incredibly awkward at... More 

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Thank Desiretodream2016
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came to Malapascua to see the Thresher Sharks. One of our friends recommended we organise the dive with Thresher Shark Divers, and she was so right. The all team was brilliant, from beginning to end. Our diver master, Tata, was like a Jedi Master, we started seeing thresher sharks about 2 minutes after we entered the water! We ended... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Diving with Thresher Sharks has been on my bucket list for a while, and I was not disappointed. Thresher Shark Divers are lovely to deal with and super organised. Saw at least 5 Thresher Sharks this morning on our first dive. What an absolute pleasure to see these incredible creatures. Highly recommend.

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Thank Liz M
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent 10 days diving with them. They are well organised and dive guides work hard to locate both the threshers (located along a reef between 16m and 30+ ) and the macro stuff. We had our own kit but the hire stuff looked new and in good condition. Our favourite trip was Gato Island.

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Thank NancyFrancophile
Geneva, Switzerland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We spent 4 diving days in Malapascua and were very happy that we chose this diving. Very professional, comfortable boats, good gear. Gato Island was our favourite dive and had a close look at sharks as well. Many thanks especially to Marvin: very nice, funny, caring and knowledgeable dive master!

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Crawley
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I booked my Open Water and Advanced Open Water with Threshers based on what I'd read on TA. The reviews were spot on. Very friendly, very professional and very confident. Great staff, equipment and facilities. I loved my time on Malapascua and every single dive with Threshers. It was an experience I'll never forget. Thank you Threshers with particular thanks... More 

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Thank Snappinduck
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's pretty clear when you arrive that these guys are the leaders. Staff (in my case, Max) were really professional and even made special efforts to fit me in to a dive when capacity was full. Have to give thanks to the owner, who was in contact with me personally and provided all the information I needed. I would recommend... More 

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Metro Manila, Philippines
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I wish half stars were allowed because I would give them 3.5. i elected 4 as that was fair, the dive shop is solid. They impressed me with their safety and consideration to the divers' abilities and ensured proper coverage of DMs or DMCs. They have a dedicated buoy line at the dive location for the Threshers and this may... More 

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