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Turtle Point

Balicasag is one of the most famous Marine sanctuaries in the Philippines. This site is the main reason people go to Balicasag Island due, where large numbers of sea turtles congregate.

Besides the wide variety of hard and soft coral species, you will see sea turtles here all year around.


TEMPERATURE & VISIBILITY*

This data is provided from the logbook information in the MySSI app

DIVE TYPES

  • Macro Spot
  • Snorkeling

Level

  • Beginner
  • Advanced

Programs

  • Scuba

Entry

  • Boat

Body of Water

  • Salt Water

currents

  • no
  • moderate
  • medium
  • heavy

Maximum Depth

  • 19m

Visibility

  • 16m
This data is provided by divers logging their dives in the mySSI App
Wildlife Diversity
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Turtles
Leatherback Sea Turtle
Green Sea Turtle
  Jan - Mar Apr - Jun Jul - Sep Oct - Dec
Turtles
Leatherback Sea Turtle
Green Sea Turtle

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