We all want to get our scuba diving licenses, but for one reason or another, we have put it off… until now… Travelers Society is getting a group together to get Scuba Diving certificates and access the less-seen underwater world …
If you are already a certified Open Water diver, you can get your Advanced Open Water certificate through this course as well!! Plus, in between dives we will be chilling on white sand beaches to work on our tans… It’s time to get a certificate any adventurer needs in order to fully experience the world… and we are doing this in the pristine waters of the Philippines!! Don’t miss out on this one!!
Congratulations!! You are now a fully qualified diver…. You can dive anywhere in the world!!!
Included – Ground transportation Cebu to the dock; Ferry to/from Malapascua
Not included – Flight to/from Cebu
Suggested Flights :
Depending on your departure point and schedule.
Arrive in Cebu no later than 12:00 (noon)
Depart from Cebu no earlier than 15:40.
Please book your flights. It’s really easy with www.ctrip.com! They even have an app. (If you need us to book your flights, a booking fee of 150 RMB per ticket will apply, paid directly to the booking agent. Our agent will contact you within 24 hours of registration.)
You must arrive at the suggested arrival time or slightly earlier and meet us at the airport, and leave at or slightly after the suggested departure time. If your travel arrangements do not allow for this, you will have to arrange for your own transportation.
If you choose to stay longer in the Philippines, you can book any flight departing after Day 5 at the indicated departure time, but you will need to arrange your own transportation and accommodation after you get dropped off back in Cebu.
Included – 4 nights – 4 star hotel, double occupancy, for the duration of our stay in Malapascua. Rooms will be booked on a first come first served basis. If you wish to room alone, the single occupancy fee is an extra 1000 RMB per person total for 4 nights. Please note that single occupancy availability may be limited. (If needed, we can help you find someone to share. Pairings in this case are distributed in order of request submission. If there is an uneven number of travelers, the extra single occupancy fee may apply.)
Included – All breakfasts
Not included – Lunch and dinner
Beginner (OW Certificate) Price: Book now and get the early bird price of 6,999 RMB or 7,499 RMB if deposit paid after April 12
Deposit: 3,500 RMB (included in the price)
*Full payment must be made by April 12 (Registration is still open after this date.)
We do not go cheap on safety… We get the best equipment and the most experienced instructors for our trips.
On site transportation, insurance, accommodation, diving permits, admission fees, all breakfasts, organizing fees, 5 to 9 dives depending on your current diving level, PADI certification (diving license), certified instructors, scouting and preparations, airport pick up and drop off in Cebu, English speaking representative, insurance, an experience of a lifetime and looots of fun!
Beginner (OW): Diving course with 5 dives
OW to AOW: Diving course with 6 dives
AOW: 9 dives (including a night dive)
Does not include:
Flight to/from Cebu, visa fee (many nationalities do not need a visa), lunch and dinner, other personal expenses
PASSPORT, camera/gopro, sunscreen, toiletries, small day pack, sunglasses, swimming suit
Note: You must have your passport for this trip. Please make sure your passport is valid for 6 mo after the trip to avoid any issues with customs.
If the traveler decides to cancel, s/he can get refund of the deposit (a small cancellation fee may apply) up to March 27 and no refund after that. The schedule, accommodation, and transportation may be adjusted due to weather conditions, unforeseeable events etc. For complete information please refer to www.travelers-society.com/terms-conditions.
1) ICBC Bank Transfer
2) Alipay / Wechat Pay
3) Secure online payment (PayPal/UnionPay Credit/Debit Card/International Credit Cards)
4) Cash on Delivery
Do I need a visa?
Most countries do not need a visa to visit the Philippines but check beforehand. If you do need a visa, there is a consulate available in Shanghai
Is diving safe?
Diving is considered a very safe sport to practice