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Dive Review of Yemaya in

May, 2016, an Instant Reader Report by David Marchese, PA, US
Sr. Reviewer   (7 reports, with 4 Helpful votes)
"Great Trip, but Tough to Get There"
Report Number 9049
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Reporter and Travel
Dive Experience
Over 1000 dives
Where else diving
Grand Cayman, Little Cayman, Turks & Caicos, Bay Islands, Bahamas,
Fiji, Saba, Maldives, California, Revillagigedo, Cozumel, Midway, Kona,
Galapagos, Panama, Palau, Tahiti, Cocos, Tonga, PNG, Komodo, Sulawesi,
Holbox, Solomon Islands, Belize, Komodo, Raja Ampat.
Closest Airport
Panama City
Getting There
Overnight in Panama City, 5
hours bus to coast, 32 hour

Dive Conditions

sunny, rainy, cloudy  
Water Temp
73   to 80    Fahrenheit  
Wetsuit Thickness
Water Visibility
25   to 60    Feet  
Dive Policy
Dive own profile
Enforced diving restrictions  
We dove in groups. Boat holds 16. We were divided into two groups of 8 and
did different dive sites each dive. Guides made us stay with the group, but
they were pretty laid back about it.  
Nitrox Available?
What I saw
Whale Sharks
> 2 
1 or 2 
Ratings 1 (worst)- 5 (best):
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Underwater Photography  1 (worst)- 5 (best):
Subject Matter
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Boat Facilities
4 stars
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They initially told me that I had to back-roll holding my housed DSLR rig
with two strobes! I said, "No way", and got them to hand it to me
without too m ...
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Ratings and Overall Comments  1 (worst)- 5 (best):
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5 stars
Service and Attitude
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Environmental Sensitivity  
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Overall Rating

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3 stars   
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This was a very good trip despite requiring nearly 3 days of travel each
way. Our outward crossing was pretty rough, and since the island is a small
rock, we were not able to escape to flat water for about 5 days. The return
trip was pretty flat. The dive operation is very good. The crew was top
notch, a ...
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