Scuba diving in Deep Slopes

From Boat
Diver level
Average: 16 m
Maximum: 30 m
Medium ( 1-2 knots)
Average: 10 m
Maximum: 25 m
Deep Slope is a popular dive site on the island Malapascua in the Philippines. Deep Slope is a plateau that looks like a sand dune, where scuba divers can find unique marine inhabitants. The dunes become a tiny wall, covered with corals. While diving at Deep Slopes, divers can see marine inhabitants around them in the water, and also in the white sand between the seaweed on the bottom of the sea.

When to go

Divers can dive at any time of the year, because the climate is tropical. The rainy season is from July to December. The water temperature here ranges from 25C/78F in January to 29C/85F in May.

What to see

The most common inhabitants of the site are seahorses, bamboo sharks, blue-ringed-octopi, pipefish, cuttlefish, frogfish, cowfish, and eels.

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    Diving (by Dives)

    Price of one dive might vary with number of dives you order. Discover the wonderful dive sites in Malapascua and meet animal species such as thresher sharks, manta rays, whale sharks or hammerhead sharks and all exotic species that Malapascua has to offer! Our dives are guided entirely in French or English with our certified and experienced guides and instructors. The island has a variety of dive sites that are suitable for all levels as well as two wrecks. To access the dives sites, you must hold a level of diving from a recognized federation as CMAS, CMAS, PADI, SSI, NAUI or other federation. We propose four dives a day with different schedules according to the sites and according to the species that you want to discover. For holders of certified Nitrox, our dives are also possible with Nitrox and the corresponding training if you are not yet certified.

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