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Aqua Ventura Divers

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Washington St, Dauin, Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental 6217, Philippines
+63 929 586 0756
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It's strongly recommended!

The diving plan is well organized. Gary and Nel are very friendly and accountable. I enjoy a lot... read more

Reviewed August 14, 2017
hhsu
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Taipei
Best diving ever

At the start, . After the arrival, I changed my plans and extended my stay in this exceptional dive... read more

Reviewed July 20, 2017
Mickey G
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Cebu City, Philippines
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Aqua Ventura Divers centers have Dive Packages for every level of diver. Philippine Diving vacations have never been more exciting. Some of our dives are drift and wall dives for the more experienced divers. Other dives are to areas that macro divers love.
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“great diving” (5 reviews)
“met gary” (3 reviews)
“apo island” (23 reviews)
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Washington St, Dauin, Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental 6217, Philippines
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Reviewed August 14, 2017

The diving plan is well organized. Gary and Nel are very friendly and accountable. I enjoy a lot to dive in Apo island and Dauin! Everything is perfect!

Thank hhsu
Gary F, Owner at Aqua Ventura Divers, responded to this reviewResponded August 16, 2017

Thank you so much for your review!! I'm so happy you had such a great time diving with us and will come again and enjoy other dive sites!! We enjoyed your company!!

Reviewed July 20, 2017

At the start, . After the arrival, I changed my plans and extended my stay in this exceptional dive shop to two weeks. It turned out to be one of the best days in my life so far. From start to finish, all the staff...More

Thank Mickey G
Gary F, Owner at Aqua Ventura Divers, responded to this reviewResponded August 16, 2017

Thanks very much for your review. We were so happy to dive with you and enjoyed the different dive sites!! So happy you had a great time and changed your plans to stay with us!! Hope you get a chance to join us again!!

Reviewed May 14, 2017 via mobile

Made the open water course with Gary. It was really great diving with him. He is so experienced and showed me so much. He is just a cool guy and talking with him about his former life was also very interesting. Hope to dive with...More

Thank Albert K
Gary F, Manager at Aqua Ventura Divers, responded to this reviewResponded May 17, 2017

Thank you so much Albert for your time writing a review. Your kind words is greatly appreciated. See you for your diving activity with Aqua Ventura Divers soon! Cheers!

Reviewed March 2, 2017

nice owner... since group is small u get to customise the location with the dive master.. as the Harold is cater to basic dive and big snolker group.. not so professional for diving .. just a mass group...

Thank David K
Gary F, Manager at Aqua Ventura Divers, responded to this reviewResponded March 6, 2017

Thank you so much Dave for the time and kind words. Niel was happy to guide you. Hope you enjoy your diving with us, 'til next time.

Reviewed February 1, 2017 via mobile

I truly enjoyed the dives I had with Aqua Ventura Divers. Gary and his staffs- Sheila and Neil are all very accommodating. Even though I was traveling alone in the Philippines, I felt safe and had lots of fun with Aqua Ventura Divers. Very fortunate...More

Thank emilytao510
Gary F, Manager at Aqua Ventura Divers, responded to this reviewResponded February 3, 2017

Hi Emily, Thank you for your kind words and time writing a review in Aqua Ventura Divers. I will make it sure that my guest enjoyed their diving activities in the Philippines. It's not enough one day diving in Dauin and one day diving in...More

Reviewed November 10, 2016 via mobile

Got my PADI Open Water and PADI Advanced Open Water Certificate with Gary Finney and he was the best instructor I could ever have. Every friend of mine who got their diving certificate with him has nothing but praises! So do I! Professional, funny and...More

Thank A Z
Gary F, Manager at Aqua Ventura Divers, responded to this reviewResponded November 11, 2016

Thank you so much for choosing me as your instructor in you Open Water course and Advance course. I appreciate your kind words and time writing a review. Though, I am funny but I need also to be strict. I know what I mean. It...More

Reviewed October 19, 2016 via mobile

Dive with Gary Two days on Oct 2016, some local muck dives around Dauin and one day Apo island. My score... Organization: 10/10 he pick up us at the exact time at Airport and every day for Diving. Look for the best boat, lunch, etc...More

Thank hpgu
Gary F, Manager at Aqua Ventura Divers, responded to this reviewResponded November 2, 2016

Wow! Thank you for the score you gave. You make me empress. Sometimes, I'm guiding some dives, but you know, I'm getting old I need also to relax. Ha ha... I can be your driver, guide, and friend. You need more days to dive in...More

Reviewed September 8, 2016

We were picked up at the airport by Gary after hours and he got us ready for the next days diving at apo island...What a great trip we had in the next four days ...Gary has a new boat much nicer than last years trip...More

Thank Mickey G
Gary F, Manager at Aqua Ventura Divers, responded to this reviewResponded November 2, 2016

Thank you for your kind words and time to write. I enjoyed also spending my time driving with you guys. (pick & send to the airport). Hope you had a great time visiting Philippines. Remember, keep safe diving!

Reviewed August 18, 2016

Dive with Gary from 1-8 Aug 2016, some local reef dives, one day Apo island dives and Oslob Whale Shark sightseeing. He's a very good man, showing you around, taking you for meals and introducing friends, just like an all-day guide. Take it easy when...More

Thank Qianjie W
AquaVenturaDivers, Manager at Aqua Ventura Divers, responded to this reviewResponded August 19, 2016

Thank you so much Qianjie for your kind words and time. It's my pleasure to be your driver, guide, and friend taking you in different sites. (All in one). I enjoyed your photos posting in facebook and a lot of my friends like it. Hope...More

Reviewed July 24, 2016

Finished my PADI OW divers course with Gary. He was a great instructor and went on a few guided tours, knows the area and has some great stories. Definitely would recommend for divers of all levels looking to do variety of dives.More

Thank Luke H
AquaVenturaDivers, Manager at Aqua Ventura Divers, responded to this reviewResponded August 3, 2016

Hi Luke, Thank you so much for your time writing a reviewed in my trip advisor. It's my pleasure to teach you. Maybe next time, when you come back, you have long days diving here. I will not disappoint you how lovely to dive with...More

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