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Dive Review of Okeanos Aggressor in
Costa Rica/Coco Island

December, 2005, an Instant Reader Report by Ed & Jeanette Raver, NM, USA
Reviewer   (4 reports)
Report Number 2213
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Reporter and Travel
Dive Experience
251-500 dives
Where else diving
Bahamas, BVI's, Mexico, Channel Islands, Hawaii, Cozumel
Closest Airport
Getting There


Dive Conditions

sunny, rainy  
choppy, surge, currents  
Water Temp
78   to 78    Fahrenheit  
Wetsuit Thickness
Water Visibility
50   to 150    Feet  
Dive Policy
Dive own profile
Enforced diving restrictions  
120 foot max and a safety stop.  
Nitrox Available?
What I saw
Whale Sharks
> 2 
Ratings 1 (worst)- 5 (best):
  1 stars
Tropical Fish
5 stars  
Small Critters
  5 stars
Large Fish
5 stars  
Large Pelagics
  5 stars
Underwater Photography  1 (worst)- 5 (best):
Subject Matter
5 stars  
Boat Facilities
5 stars
Overall rating for UWP's  
5 stars  
Shore Facilities  
Large tables, plenty of plugs, large freshwater rinse tubs
Ratings and Overall Comments  1 (worst)- 5 (best):
4 stars
4 stars
Service and Attitude
5 stars
Environmental Sensitivity  
Dive Operation
5 stars  
Shore Diving  
1 stars  

Overall Rating

Value for $$
1 stars   
5 stars    
     Sensory overload diving. Hammerhead Sharks [lots] plus Galapagos,
Silky, Silver Tip, and the everpresent White Tip Reef Sharks, Turtles,
Marble Rays and others, Morays of many types,  Thousands of reef fish on
every dive. We watched fish laying eggs and Sharks feeding at night. I swam
about 1 foot over a large Manta and she tolerated me for several minutes.
We saw the largest tuna that I ahve ever seen on one dive, approaching the
8 foot range. This is diving the way it must have been before man
intervened. I could not say enough good things about the diving on Coco
     We were on the Okeanos Agressor for a ten day cruise. Rooms were fine,
food was plentiful and good, service was excellent at all times, plenty of
fresh water, also on-deck fresh water showers for rinse after dives with
Soap provided. 
     Connections from San Jose were smooth and efficient with a
knowledgeable guide [Rudy] for the two hour +/- ride to the boat. 
The boat is showing some signs of wear but was clean and well maintained.  
Thanks to Captain Alberto.
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