The municipalities of Boljoon and Alcoy are a secret Macro Hotspot and a great place to dive without crowds. In the “Guide to cebu” diving book, the author describes one of there dive spot’s as might be the finest macro dive site in all of cebu. The reef’s are home of a mix between very rare creatures like the Lembeh Seadragon, as well as a healthy population of green sea turtles. Dive Spot Asia Housereef is a spot for diving and snorkeling, outside of the water activities it is a quiet spot with an unspoiled view of the ocean.
The managing of the diving activities are operated from “Dive Spot Asia” . The Dive Center is located at the Dive Spot Asia Beach Resort, has 15 local employes, 2 Dive Boats and offers beside diving and divecourses, also accommodation, food and drinks at their seaside restaurant and bar.
Operation shall be from 9:00 AM until 6:00 PM only.
A maximum daily limit of 24 guests shall be imposed.
Only 50% of the boat or banca’s maximum passenger carrying capacity shall be allowed.
Only persons traveling in the same group shall be allowed to board the boat or banca.
Life vests and other swimming equipment rented and used during the activity shall be regularly sterilized with an Ultraviolet Germicidal Light, with STRICT OBSERVANCE of the instructions on proper handling and use of the device.
Boats or bancas are disinfected after every use.
Boatmen must strictly observe good personal hygiene and wear proper uniform.
1. Enter slowly from the boat into the water.
2. Camera with no flash allowed.
3.Wearing of Lifevest is mandatory.
4. 5 meters away minimum distance from swimmer to whaleshark.
5. Guide Mandatory.
6. Biodegradable sunblocks and oils remove before entering the water.
1. Do not touch the whaleshark.
2. Do not jump on the boat.
3. Camera Flash is not permitted.
4. Do not touch or kick the corals.
5. Don’t take anything out of the sea.
6. Do not throw trash.
KINDLY BRING YOUR OWN SNORKELING GEAR AND MASK.
YOU ARE HIGHLY RECOMMENDED TO WEAR PROPER SWIMWEAR ATTIRE DURING WHALESHARK INTERACTION.
PENALTY OF 2,500 OR IMPRISONMENT OF 4 UP TO 6 MONTHS IF ANYONE CAUGHT TOUCHING THE WHALESHARKS OR VIOLATING THE RULES.
WEARING OF FACEMASK IS A MUST WHEN YOU ENTER THE BRIEFING AREA.
PLEASE OBSERVE PHYSICAL DISTANCING OF 4 METERS AWAY AT THE BRIEFING AREA.