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Embark on a submerged journey through time at Shipyard, Puerto Galera's historic dive site, where sunken ships intertwine with vibrant marine life to create an awe-inspiring underwater museum for adventurous divers.

Deep, Macro

Shipyard

Numbers

22 m

Maximum
Depth

40 min

Average
Dive Time

3.3 km

Distance
From Shop

18 min

Driving
Time

Beneath the waves of Puerto Galera lies the intriguing and historic dive site known as Shipyard. As the name suggests, this underwater realm unveils remnants of maritime history, offering divers a unique journey through time. The Shipyard is a captivating fusion of natural beauty and man-made artifacts, creating an underwater museum for exploration.

Divers can navigate through the skeletal remains of sunken ships, each vessel telling a silent tale of its seafaring past. Coral-encrusted hulls and masts provide a striking contrast against the azure backdrop, showcasing the incredible resilience of nature reclaiming these once-majestic structures. The Shipyard serves as a haven for marine life, with schools of fish seeking refuge in the nooks and crannies of the submerged vessels.

The diversity of marine species around Shipyard is astounding; from the industrious cleaner shrimp inhabiting crevices to the elegant lionfish patrolling the perimeter, every corner teems with life. The site is a photographer’s dream, with opportunities to capture both the grandeur of the shipwrecks and the intricate details of the marine ecosystem that thrives in their midst.

Shipyard also offers an intriguing mix of underwater topography, including sandy patches and rocky outcrops, providing divers with a dynamic and immersive experience. The gentle currents often unveil hidden treasures, making each dive at Shipyard a unique and unpredictable adventure.

Diving into Shipyard is not just an exploration of submerged vessels; it’s a voyage into the intersection of maritime history and the vibrant underwater world, making it a must-visit destination for those seeking both adventure and cultural immersion beneath the waves.

Location

13.51627, 120.96595

Entry Type

Normal Descent

Exit Type

Normal Ascend

Aquatic Life

Barrel Sponges, Cuttlefish, Frogfish, Mimic Octopus, Nudibranches, Octopus, Seahorses, Soft Corals, Wonderpus, Yellowtail Snappers

Points of Interest

Awe-inspiring Macro spots

Possible Hazards

Boat Traffic

Recommended Equipment

Boots, Dive Computer, DSMB, Wetsuit

Required Certifications

Open Water Diver

Recommended Certifications

Advanced Open Water Diver

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