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Evolution Diving

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Wouldn't dive with anyone else on Malapascua

Unfortunately the wife and I were unable to stay there due to it being fully booked, but after just... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Sarah M
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Evolution dive resort Malapascua

I love Malapascua and had the best diving experience with Evolution! Rescue with Seb, Dive Master... read more

Reviewed July 14, 2018
Steph W
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Evolution is a concept based around safe and exciting scuba diving, good times and cold drinks with old and new friends, and a perfect blend of Filipino, Irish and English hospitality.With the paradise island of Malapascua in the Philippines as the...more
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Malapascua - Maya Ferry Route, 6013, Philippines
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Unfortunately the wife and I were unable to stay there due to it being fully booked, but after just rocking up with no arrangements we spoke to Dan who was friendly and was more than happy to book us in for our AOW. Dan Schofield...More

1  Thank Sarah M
Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

I love Malapascua and had the best diving experience with Evolution! Rescue with Seb, Dive Master with Seabass, and Advanced Nitrox and Decompression Procedures with Danny! Tech diving is amazing! Can’t wait to go back for extended range! I wouldn’t dive with anyone else on...More

Thank Steph W
Reviewed July 12, 2018 via mobile

Love our few days in Malapascua! Little bit of paradise over there!! Was very very impressed with the setup of the dive operation at Evolution!! Extremely professional i would say with the added bonus of technical diving possibility and courses!! My girlfriend is seriously considering...More

Thank Pedro A
Reviewed July 10, 2018

We did 16 dives with Evolution and had an amazing time. They exceeded our expectations. Three of the dives were at Monad Shoal and we saw sharks every time. Waking up early for the shark dives is not fun but seeing the thresher sharks makes...More

Thank Robby T
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Joined friends who come back here every year , to do my first technical dive training and it was a great experience. The staff were all incredibly friendly and top class service , the instructors were top notch and catered for all ranges of capability....More

Thank Simon P
Reviewed June 18, 2018

I spent a week with Evolution doing my Rescue Diver course, EFR and Nitrox and all three were delivered to a very high standard. Good quality equipment and staff go above and beyond to ensure you gain the skills, rather than just treating it as...More

Thank Easha J
Reviewed June 7, 2018 via mobile

I came to Evolution on my first solo travel trip in May and could not have been made to feel more welcome and supported by the team. I was in contact with Matt by email who answered my numerous silly questions before I arrived and...More

Thank Stephasaurus2013
Reviewed June 3, 2018 via mobile

I got my Open Water Diver certificate here and also finished off with a deep adventure dive to see the Thresher sharks. Everything from the initial emailing with the staff to the last dive was just perfect. I felt very comfortable and safe during our...More

Thank Maija V
Reviewed June 2, 2018

Evolution is such an incredible dive shop. It is friendly, efficient and logistically perfect. As soon as we arrived we were taken to sort our dive kit for the next day, we signed safety forms (rare in many places I've dived in SE Asia) and...More

1  Thank Millie R
Reviewed May 31, 2018

If you are planning to go to Malapascua to meet Thresher sharks, do not think it twice & book with Evolution. Great instructors, perfect equipment, nice boats... Everything here is done to satisfy your crave for diving. Apparently they propose also excellent technical courses for...More

Thank bruno l
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Austine H
September 17, 2017|
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Response from Andrew L | Reviewed this property |
Agree with NickiMusgrave comment above.
Ronald Bhen M
April 11, 2016|
Response from pappadiver | Property representative |
You do need a license to go diving. However you can do a half day experience dive. Email us on infoatevolutiondotcomdotph for full details (replace the words with symbols/dots)