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Sea Rider Dive Center

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Address: Sabang Beach, Puerto Galera, Mindoro 5203, Philippines
Phone Number: +63 921 588 5994
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Description: Sea Rider Diver Center Puerto Galera, "The Back Packer's Choice" has been...
Sea Rider Diver Center Puerto Galera, "The Back Packer's Choice" has been diving and operating at Sabang Beach, Puerto Galera, Philippines for 10 years. Our dive and course rates are guaranteed to be the most affordable (cheapest!) in the area. PADI, SSI and BSAC dive courses are offered. We dive at least one hour (air permitted) and have the best macro spotter. All guides are very familiar with the dive sites and love to spot macro critters for underwater photographers. We discovered the Macro Haven dive site and is exclusive to Sea Rider divers. We don't mix fun divers and U/W photographers. Dive master/guide to diver ratio is always kept at 1:4 to ensure safe diving.
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Highly recommended dive shop in Sabang!

Excellent service and the best dive master Kuya Mark, very knowledgeable and will surely bring out the diver in you!

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 1, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015 NEW via mobile

Excellent service and the best dive master Kuya Mark, very knowledgeable and will surely bring out the diver in you!

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Makati, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015 NEW

I've been dreaming my whole life of one day learning how to dive. That day finally came last May 30 and 31, 2015 when a diver friend of mine (Jerel Fajardo) invited me to join him and his friends for a fun dive in Sabang, Puerto Galera. I enrolled myself in the DSD (Discover Scuba Diving) course inclusive of a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015 NEW via mobile

I did my AOW last week of April with Sea Rider and I never stopped diving with them since then. I even tagged along some of my diver friends a week after I finished my course and just like me, they were very satisfied with Sea Rider's excellent service. Mark Narvacan is by far the best instructor I've met. I... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

Annie and Mark are wonderful and very accomodating. We did not make plans to dive ahead of time, but they were able to take us out on the boat. The location is great - access to to the colorful reef and some of Sabang's wrecks are a couple minutes from the shop. I went on two fun dives with Annie... More 

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Pune, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

I completed my SSI Open Water Diving course with Mark @ Sea Rider's . The team is very professional and friendly. Mark & Annie are very helpful. Mark will ensure you get all underwater skills right before you get certified. He is very funny and makes the course interesting. The equipment they provide is of very high standard and in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

I did 6 dives with Sea Rider, and I must say this was one of the best diving experiences I had in my life! Mark, our dive master, was absolutely amazing - so professional and responsible, familiar with the area, with sharp good eyes and abundant knowledge (he showed us a lot of stuff that I would never notice by... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

The diving in Puerto Galera is amazing due in large part to the folks at Sea Rider. We wanted to see macro and they did not disappoint. Dives were customized to our needs and skill set (300+ dives and a hulking camera). They treat you as part of the family. What more can you say?

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

Professional and fun Dive-Team which is very experience. Very good price value. Very good equipment and super convinient boat service. Dive sites are super close and amazing. We would definitely come back.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

I had such a great time with the peeps at Sea Rider. Annie the DM there was bubbly and bright and very helpful and Mark the owner was so knowledgeable and helpful. The place has a great atmosphere and all the staff make you feel so welcome and they know the ocean like the back of their hand. This is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

They have the most competitive prices in the area, and respond well to email enquiries. I had a nice time, dove with friendly dive masters and co-divers, would dive with them again when I go back!

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