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Thresher Shark Divers

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PADI 5 Star CDC 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...more
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6013, Philippines
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It’s a three to four hour drive from Cebu City to Maya, the port where you catch the 30 minute ferry boat to Malapascua Island. While aerial view photos of Malapascua make the island look nice, once there you’ll find it just ain’t so special....More

Date of experience: February 2019
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scbrdvr, Owner at Thresher Shark Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi there, I think this review is posted to the wrong location for several reasons: 1. We do not dive at this dive site. We go to a very special spot where we dive for threshers. Most other shops go to the one of the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We did 9 dives with this dive shop and liked their detailed organization of each trip even when it gets really busy at peak season. Air/nitrox quality was a bit variable but overall good (probably a bit less clean when they had to rent tanks...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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scbrdvr, Owner at Thresher Shark Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi guys, Thank you so much for your lovely review! So glad you had such a good time! I'm so sorry about the air quality, we are usually super strict about it and pride ourselves on always having perfect air. However our two main compressors...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Got TSD recommended from a friend so I went straight there when I arrived to Malapascua and signed up for a dive next morning, and boom next morning I was sorrounded by thresher sharks! They have their privat mooring line, which makes it less crowded....More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thresher Shark Divers on Malapascua Island are a first class dive shop! They organised all our transfers to and from Malapascua and were incredibly accommodating in all aspects of the trip, nothing was ever too much trouble. We thoroughly enjoyed our dives and the guides...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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scbrdvr, Owner at Thresher Shark Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Neikle. Thank you so much for your lovely review 😊 So glad you had such a great time and I'll pass your compliments onto the boys, it's always great for them to hear and to get a mention online :) Best regards Andrea (Owner)

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Pros: -mooring point at monad shoal is slightly away from the bulk of the other boats -good DMs: special shout out to Boyet who was attentive, safe and knowledgeable -good boatmen: went out of their way to help me with re orienting my bcd harness...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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scbrdvr, Owner at Thresher Shark Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi, This is Andrea, the owner. Thank you to Rajesh for his review. Raj, I’m really sorry about the confusion. This was highly unusual in that several out-of -the-norm circumstances led to it. I do know how it happened, please forgive my lengthy explanation: 1....More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Thresher sharks have been on my bucket list for a long time. Team at TSD did a great job from first interaction all the way to organizing transportation and arranging accommodation as well as dive planning. Extremely prompt and detailed about the program. Very friendly...More

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Reviewed February 13, 2019

This place is a very professional dive shop. Seeing the thresher sharks was incredible and Toby was a great instructor for the Thresher Shark Dive Speciality. The course was interesting and i loved every minute. My fun dives were also really great and the diving...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed February 11, 2019 via mobile

I’ve gone diving with a few dive shops and this one definitely ranks up there as one of the best. Professional, good equipment, knowledgeable staff, etc. All around a great experience!

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 10, 2019

I started with a refresher dive with Jaey who was patient, knowledgeable and all in all - great! I didn't dive in a very long time and forgot how much I love it. Getting back to it was a great experience and I am happy...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Yael F
Reviewed February 7, 2019 via mobile

I started to dive with Tresher Sharks Diver to get my Open Water certificate, in order then to be able to swim with tresher sharks. Tony was my instructor and I had 4 amazing days. He has been not only patient but also fun and...More

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February 22, 2019|
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Response from scbrdvr | Property representative |
Hi, insurance is usually up to you to provide. You can buy annual DAN insurance. Or you can buy a few days through a link on our site, I can't post links here, bu you can email us for more info.
September 3, 2018|
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Response from scbrdvr | Property representative |
Hi John, It's a good idea to pre-book if you can, but we will do our best to get you wet if you are unable to do so :)
Qiaz H
January 13, 2018|
Response from scbrdvr | Property representative |
Hi there! ~Thanks for your enquiry. There is quite a lot of info to send you so if it's possible to email that would be great (sorry, TA won't allow email addresses in this answer). But basically, AOW is P16,000 and there... More