Mactan Island is located in Central Visayas. All dive sites are on the east side of the island and can be reached by boat or shore, depending on which dive center. Shore diving is popular with deep walls with reefs starting at 5m and continue beyond 100m. By boat all dive sites can be reached in under 15 minutes.
The majority of Mactan dive sites are suitable for recreational, technical and snorkelers or people wanting to try diving. Mactan International Airport is only 25 min away from most of the dive centres and resorts and Cebu City is only 45 min away for those who like to enjoy night life, do some shopping or watch a movie.