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Scuba Diving Sipalay Easy Diving and Beach Resort

Scuba Diving Sipalay Easy Diving and Beach Resort

Sipalay Easy Diving and Beach ResortDiving in Sipalay, Negros: Sipalay is located on the west side of Negros Occidental, Philippines, and boasts one of the Philippines most beautiful beaches and dive spots.

Untapped and developing, it has the charm of paradise everywhere you go. The cities of Bacolod and Dumaguete are gateways to Sipalay City.

Punta Ballo Beach is located in close proximity to Tinagong Dagat. This fine white sandy beach is more than a kilometer stretch. It's the nearest jump off point towards the sea ideal for snorkeling & diving due to the rich marine life. Sipalay Easy Diving and Beach Resort is located here at Punta Ballo Beach.

A 15-minute boat ride from the city proper is the Sugar Beach- German, Swiss and Filipino-owned resorts line this sugary beach, which offers an excellent place for swimming, and various water sports activities. Not far from the Sugar Beach is the Tinagong Dagat - a hidden sea sprinkled with a dozen islets covered with lush vegetation. The sea bottom is covered with patches of sea grass beds, with the shoreline lined by old-growth mangroves.

Sipalay Easy Diving and Beach Resort

Sipalay Easy Diving and Beach ResortSipalay Easy Diving and Beach Resort is under Swiss management, Chris Reinwald is the owner and he manages Sipalay Easy Diving and Beach Resort by himself.

There are 16 detached bungalows, harmoniously embedded between a slope covered with tropical vegetation and the quiet beach. All bungalows offer fantastic sea view. All bungalows have aircon, warm water and a mini-bar. The Restaurant is located directly at the beach and offers native and European food.

Besides reading, swimming and snorkeling, volleyball or football can be played at the shady sandy area in front of the restaurant. Mountain bikes and kayaks are available, too.

Scuba Diving with Sipalay Easy Diving and Beach Resort

Beach at Sipalay Easy Diving and Beach ResortThe Dive Center is located directly at the beach. It is a 5 Star PADI IDC Dive Center and under Swiss management.

Daily boat trips to more than 40 dive spots are offered by 5 outrigger boats of different sizes. All dives are guided by PADI instructors or PADI divemasters. Most of the 40 dive spots are just 10-30 min from the dive center. Also daytrips to several remote dive destinations and wrecks are offered. Dive services and equipment is excellent, even the president of the Philippines, Mrs. Gloria Arroyo, was diving with Sipalay Easy Diving and Beach Resort in 2006.

Dive Safaris

On a Dive Safari in Apo Island- 1:00 min

Additionally, several dive safaris are offered. Dive safaris are conducted with modernized local outrigger boats, the Goya and the Royo.

The boats offer 4 double cabins without aircon and are equipped with common bathroom and shower facilities.

Visaya Dive Safari – 6 days

Visaya dive safaris start in Sipalay and you visit all the dive spots around Dumaguete, Moalboal, Bohol, Balicasag, Siquijor, Sumilon and Apo Island (see video).

Cagayan Island Dive Safari - 6 days

Sipalay Easy Diving and Beach Resort offers also adventurous dive safaris to remote Cagayan Island with virtually unexplored dive sites about 120 km west of Negros in the Sulu Sea. In 1998 the whole area was declared a UNESCO wild-life preserve.

Dive Spots at Sipalay Easy Diving and Beach Resort

The dive pots offer a great variety, from slopes to walls and wrecks. Pigmy seahorses, ghost pipe fish, frog fish, different kind of lion and scorpion fishes and nudi branches are very common.  Most probably wou will see also turtles, sea snakes, ghost moray ells, sweet lips and other tropical reef dwellers.

How to get there:

Fly to Negros, either Dumaguete or Bacolod. From there our car takes you to Sipalay. The drive takes 3-4 hours.

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