Dive with our Respected Team
Puerto Galera Diving
In the Heart of the Coral Triangle
Experience the best diving that the Philippines has to offer with LLV Divers, our recently expanded modern diving center at Lalaguna Villas, Sabang. Dive with our international team of PADI certified professionals, who are experts diving in the Puerto Galera area.
We offer all our guests the opportunity to explore some of the most beautiful marine life in the Philippines. Our dedicated professional team, lead by our renowned dive manager, looks forward to taking care of divers of any level. Highly respected, with divers from across the globe returning year after year, our team’s reputation speaks for itself.
Experience the LLV Divers Difference
The largest & most luxurious training pool in the area, a new state of the art dive center, modern speedboats for quick transit, a respected professional dive team.
- Guided by experienced Divemasters
- Multilingual team: English, Chinese, Japanese & Tagalog
- Maximum of 5 divers per Divemaster
- Training from Discover Scuba Diving to Divemaster
- Largest training swimming pool in Sabang
- Air-conditioned classroom
- PADI E-learning and books available
- Cressi professional diving equipment
- Nitrox tanks available
- Modern dive speedboats for quick transit
DIVING AT LLV DIVERS
PADI certification courses for all levels of diving.
Our team can introduce you to the world of diving with a brief dive in our pool, or you can pursue more advanced and specialty courses. With such a fun professional diving team, and some of the world’s best diving closeby, you’re in for a memorable experience.
Dive Gear Rental
- Full Equipment Rental per day $US15
- Full Equipment Rental per dive $US11
- Dive Computer Rental per day $US10
- Dive Computer Rental per dive $US5
Recreational Fun Dives $US30
Additional Fee for Nitrox $US10
Additional Fee for Night Dive $US10
Experience scuba diving under the direct supervision of a PADI Pro. Take your first breaths underwater in water shallower than 2 metres/6 ft. For children who are at least 8 years old.
$US50 | Duration 2Hrs
Discovery Scuba Diving
The Discovery Scuba Diving is an introduction to explore scuba diving and the underwater world. It’s a great way for non-certified divers to literally ‘test the waters’ before deciding to take the plunge for a full dive certification course.
$US80 | Duration 3Hrs
Limited time? No problem! The PADI Scuba Diver Course is a great way to learn how to scuba dive within a tight time frame. This course provides the foundations to continue your training and completing the PADI Open Water Diver certification.
$US320 | Duration 2 days
Open Water Diver
Welcome to the world of scuba diving, your diver certification begins here with PADI’s entry-level Open Water Diver Course. Learn the necessary skills with PADI’s online eLearning course, gain introductory practice in the pool, then advance to open water dives to complete your certification.
$US480 | Duration 3-4 days
The Adventure Diver course is a subset of the PADI Advanced Open Water Diver Course. With a long list of dive adventures, you can take part in during this program, the completion of three of these Adventure Dives will earn you the Adventure Diver certification. It’s a great opportunity to work with your instructor to build your scuba skills and gain more confidence.
$US270 | Duration 1-2 days
Advanced Open Water
Advance your diving knowledge & skills with the PADI Advanced Open Water Diver course. Designed to be taken after completing the PADI Open Water Diver certification.
It helps build confidence and expands your skills through various specialty Adventure Dives, all under the supervision of your PADI Instructor.
$US380 | Duration 2-3 days
A challenging yet rewarding course, that’s how many divers describe the PADI Rescue Diver course. You’ll learn to prevent and manage problems in the water, becoming a more confident diver knowing that you can help others if needed. The course will teach you how to become a better buddy by practicing problem-solving skills until they become second nature.
$US520 | Duration 2-3 days
The Emergency First Response course teaches simple to follow steps for emergency care, CPR and first aid skills, and you practice applying these skills in a nonstressful learning environment.
EFR courses meet the CPR and first aid training requirements for the PADI Rescue Diver course and all professional-level ratings. Most PADI Instructors are also Emergency First Response Instructors.
$US180 | Duration 1 day
Completing the PADI Divemaster course is the first step in becoming a scuba professional, giving you a sense of diving self-confidence and achievement. You will have the opportunity to assist entry-level students both in the classroom, pool and open water. Furthermore, you will learn advanced navigation, boat diving operations, and many more skills that will qualify you as a PADI divemaster.
$US1300 | 40 Logged dives required
PADI SPECIALTY COURSES
Enriched Air Nitrox Diver
The PADI Enriched Air Diver course is PADI’s most popular specialty scuba diving course! Diving with enriched air nitrox gives you more dive time underwater, especially on repetitive scuba dives. You can typically stay down longer and get back in the water sooner.
$US300 | Duration 2 days
Deep Diver "40 Meters"
The lure of the deep! There’s something exciting and mysterious about exploring deeper dive sites while scuba diving. The PADI Deep Diver Specialty course will enable you to dive with confidence to depths from 18 – 40m.
This course is made even more enjoyable when done in conjunction with the Enriched Air course.
$US300 | 4 Dives
The PADI Wreck Diver Specialty course will teach you responsible wreck diving practices in a fascinating underwater environment.
Wrecks are fascinating windows to the past, and each wreck dive offers a chance for exploration, discovery, and mystery. Whether it be a ship, a plane or a car, they are usually teeming with all types of aquatic life.
$US330|4 Dives | ** Including PADI Materials
Peak Performance Buoyancy
The PADI Peak Performance Buoyancy Specialty course improves the buoyancy skills you’ve already learned and elevates them to the next level.
Become an accomplished scuba diver, learning to glide effortlessly, use less air and ascend, descend or hover almost as if by thought, all while observing aquatic life without disturbing their surroundings.
$US260 | 2 Dives
The PADI Drift Diver Specialty course teaches you how to enjoy going with the flow as you scuba dive down rivers and use ocean currents to glide along. It feels like flying – except that you’re underwater using scuba equipment. Drift diving can be relaxing and exhilarating at the same time.
If you’re a PADI (Junior) Open Water Diver who is at least 12 years old, you can enroll in the Drift Diver specialty course.
$US260|Duration 1-2 days
Digital Underwater Photographer
The PADI Digital Underwater Photographer course gets you going quickly, whether you use a point-and-shoot camera or a sophisticated dSLR like the pros.
PADI (Junior) Open Water Divers who are at least 10 years old are eligible to take the Digital Underwater Photographer course.
$US260|Duration 1-2 days
Drop into a whole new world and watch it come to life under the glow of your dive light. The PADI Night Diver course opens your eyes to a different world.
You’ll learn the differences between diving during the day and night, what’s important in selecting a night dive site, and the equipment requirements for safe night diving.
If you’ve ever wondered what happens underwater after the sun goes down, the PADI Night Diver course is for you.
$US300|3 Dives | ** Including PADI Materials
Emergency Oxygen Provider
Knowing how and when to use emergency oxygen is a great skill to have and means you’re ready to help others should the need arise. Becoming a PADI Emergency Oxygen Provider lets you breathe easy knowing that you can recognize scuba diving illnesses treatable with emergency oxygen, and are prepared to offer aid.
There are no prerequisites, age restrictions or water sessions required for this course – it’s open to everyone.
$US180| Duration 1 day
The Project AWARE Specialty course is an introduction to Project AWARE as a global movement for ocean protection. It focuses and expands on the 10 Tips for Divers to Protect the Ocean Planet.
Through interactive discussions, you’ll learn how you can make a difference for ocean protection every time you dive or travel. A dry, ‘fins off’ course, this specialty is ideal for divers and non-divers alike to gain insight into how decisions above and below the surface impact our water planet.
$US180| Duration 1 day
Puerto Galera Dive Sites
With so many great diving sites around Puerto Galera, local experience is essential for you to experience the best sites in the time you have. Our multilingual dive team are not only highly proficient instructors but also have years of experience diving in the Puerto Galera area.
Centrally located, LLV Divers offer quick access to most of the best dive sites in the area with a short speedboat ride of around 5 minutes.
Puerto Galera hosts a wide variety of dive sites catering to all levels, such as The Canyons, Giant Clams, MV Alma Jane Wreck, Hole in the Wall, Sinindigan Wall, Shark Cave, Kilima Steps, Sabang Wreck, and the spectacular Verde Island.
- 30+ dive sites around Puerto Galera within 10 minutes
- Dive sites suitable for all levels
- We offer wrecks, walls, macro, pelagic, drift, night-dives
- Water temperature 26°C-28°C
- Average visibility 20 meters
Spectacular Verde Island
The Heart of the Coral Triangle
Verde Island Highlights
Enjoy spectacular diving around Verde Island, known as the “Center of the Center of Marine Biodiversity”.
- More than 300 species of corals
- Over 1000 marine fish species
- The epicenter of the Coral Triangle
- One of the top dive sites in the Philippines
- Visibility up to 40 meters
- Marine protected area
LLV Divers Day trip to Verde Island
Join us for an amazing day of diving at the spectacular Verde Island. Experience some of the best diving anywhere in the world just a short speedboat ride from our beachfront resort in Sabang. Our team will take care of everything, it’s always a memorable day.
– 25 minutes travel by speedboat
– BBQ and drinks on the beach in a tropical hut
– Minimum certified Advanced Open Water Diver (or do it with us in LLV Divers)
– Recommended to be Enriched Air Diver, Drift Diver and Deep Diver
Diving for Everyone
Many of our guests have never thought about diving but leave with a certificate and some fun diving experience.
Whether you want to learn to scuba dive or you’re already a diver looking to further your knowledge and take new courses, PADI’s online learning programs are the way to go.
You can get started immediately with the knowledge development portion of the course using the PADI eLearning® system. Convenient and interactive, you’re able to learn anytime that suits you and anywhere you have an internet connection.
Discover Scuba Diving
The Discover Scuba Diving is a short try-diving experience for adults and children aged 10 years and older. It introduces you to the basics of diving but doesn’t certify you as a diver. It’s perfect for building confidence in the water before jumping straight into a full course. You’re in safe hands with our expert Divemasters, while enjoying the largest training swimming pool in Sabang.
Has it been a while since you’ve been scuba diving? The Scuba Review Tune-up is just the refresher you need. It reacquaints you with diving so that you’re back to feeling comfortable in the underwater world in less than a day. Brush up on your scuba knowledge and skills. Improve your diving ability, and get your gear ready for your next dive with our team at LLV Divers.
Dive with our expert team
Diving questions? Contact our Dive Shop Manager directly.