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“The Best on the Island ”

Thresher Shark Divers
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Three-Dive Scuba Diving Tour with Morning Thresher Shark Dive from Malapascua...
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10 Dive Package in Malapascua Island
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4 Night Dive Package to Malapascua Island Cebu
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Owner description: 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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London, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
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“The Best on the Island ”
Reviewed February 27, 2017 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 simply emailing and booking all dives and accomodation through them, as it makes the process much easier :)

Visited February 2017
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“Solid Dive Shop”
Reviewed February 24, 2017

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 have helped in our success in seeing these wonderful sharks each time we went out.
The sights they visited seemed to be more on their schedule however and divers were limited in going were the boat was going rather than having several options. (Don't worry, thresher shark dives are always on the menu). There is a seeming lack of boats for this size operation. A couple of other things, they pride themselves on explaining you needn't do anything as your gear will be taken care of, well on and off the boat yes but if you want to hang it or rinse it, you are on your own which is fine but the statement is a bit misleading. Finally the emphasis seems to be on courses and less on fun dives but hey, that might only be my first impression. Prices are higher than some of the others and nitrox is extra where other shops include it but again, safety first so i cant speak for the other shops but Thresher Shark Divers seems to be on top in this departments.

Visited February 2017
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Aland Island, Finland
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“Friendly serious diving centre”
Reviewed February 24, 2017 via mobile

We made a refreshment dive and one dive at monad shoal, they were very friendly and safe and serious with the diving. Saw alot of thresher sharks and a few devil rays aswell :)

Visited February 2017
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Gavle, Sweden
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“Good serious diving”
Reviewed February 24, 2017 via mobile

We took a refreshment dive and it was really good and serious, nice professional staff. We also took a early morning dive and were really lucky to see several thresher sharks and mantas, amazing experience!

Visited February 2017
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Hong Kong, China
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“excellent dive instructor: Angus and Megan”
Reviewed February 8, 2017

We did our advanced open water and Nitrox with both Angus and Megan. They were both keen, passionate and knowledgeable.. They taught us a lot of new things and corrected our wrong doings. We learned a lot from them. It was fun diving with them and highly recommended.

Visited February 2017
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