A famous dive site in Puerto Galera is the Verde Island Passage. You can see Verde Island from our BADLADZ Beach Resort. It rises out of the water, appearing as an ancient volcano. While it’s a beautiful geographical landmark above the surface, the real treasure lies under the water.
Verde Island, and the surrounding waters are known as the “center of marine biodiversity in the world”. Yes, you read that correctly. In other words, there are more species of fish and coral per square meter in this location, than anywhere else in the world, including the Caribbean and the Great Barrier Reef in Australia.
All this fantastic ocean life filters out to the waters around Puerto Galera. With over 40 dive sites that will delight even the most avid divers, Puerto Galera is a scuba diving paradise.
Now, if you decide to take a boat out to Verde Island, you’ll be [Read more…]