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Japanese Wreck Marine Sanctuary

Off Lighthouse, Philippines
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Nice but kinda creepy

I'm not into scuba diving, but I love snorkeling. The wreck is kinda creepy for me as it looks like... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2017
queenmary28
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Pagadian City, Philippines
Normal but... very good History

Really is good place to snorkeling, not very nice fish, not corals... but you have the II WORLD... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2017
MAU1967
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Montevideo, Uruguay
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good11%
  • Average56%
  • Poor9%
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12 Jul 2017
“Normal but... very good History”
8 Jun 2017
“Spooky and Disturbing in an Exciting Way”
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Off Lighthouse, Philippines
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Reviewed 15 September 2017

I'm not into scuba diving, but I love snorkeling. The wreck is kinda creepy for me as it looks like a ribs or a skeleton. But it was amazing, the whole Malapascua Island is amazing. I'm looking forward to go back..

Thank queenmary28
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Really is good place to snorkeling, not very nice fish, not corals... but you have the II WORLD ship, so... not many snorkeling places have this. good ONLY to see the ship, History.

Thank MAU1967
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Got to view my first ship wreck. Yes the other reviews are right when they say time has eroded a lot of it. You can still make out the majority of the ship rather easily. We snorkeled there and had absolutely no problem seeing the...More

Thank anthony r
Reviewed 9 June 2017

I am not a diver but I really enjoyed a scuba trip to this wreck, which is really quite large. Organised by Kim at North Point. Please find that review elsewhere.

Thank Luis S
Reviewed 6 May 2017

it was an activity to do. most of the corals are dead unfortunatly. we went out to the so called coral garden. sorry but cannot recommend it.. snorkeling is nice nevertheless.. but if you want to see a real coral ref this isnt it!

Thank Bo R
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

There's only a few wrecks to see when you snorkel, took me about 15 mins to find the tip of the ship. Looks like most of it have been covered by sand/corals; or maybe this is better for divers.

Thank Meek G
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Snorkeling wont show much of the wreck. For me, it was too creepy since I get to see a form that is not that clear. Better for divers since they can go deeper and check on the wreck more. But the view on top of...More

Thank Stacy M
Reviewed 17 February 2017

So, we were excited to snorkle ot this spot. A real ship wreck from WWII. However, it's not much left of it so you can barely see the shape of a ship. Obviously the government has looted the wreck for its iron. It was good...More

Thank Daniel G
Reviewed 5 February 2017

There wasnt much marine life or anything to look at except for like 3 fish. Best part was probably the views from the boat tbh which has nothing to do with the wreck

Thank Kayley J
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Not much left of the wreck, but it is still fun to snorkel around the area and see the different parts of the ship, and marine life around it.

Thank SingaSwiss
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