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Dive Review of Scuba Dive Costa Rica in
Costa Rica/Playa Flamingo Las Catalinas

Scuba Dive Costa Rica: "Great Diving, Great Operation", Aug, 2016,

by Kevin W. Meyer, NY, US ( 2 reports). Report 9012.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 251-500 dives
Where else diving New York, Florida, Utah, California, Aruba, Bonaire, Belize, Cayman Brac, Fiji
Closest Airport Liberia Getting There Direct from JFK then 50 minute drive

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny Seas calm, choppy
Water Temp 80 to 90 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 3
Water Visibility 15 to 50 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile no
Enforced diving restrictions Staying with guide and surfacing with Guide
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? no

What I Saw

Sharks Lots Mantas 1 or 2
Dolphins 1 or 2 Whale Sharks None
Turtles > 2 Whales 1 or 2
Corals N/A Tropical Fish For Subscribers Only
Small Critters For Subscribers Only Large Fish For Subscribers Only
Large Pelagics For Subscribers Only

Underwater Photography 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Subject Matter For Subscribers Only Boat Facilities N/A
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
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Ratings and Overall Comments 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Accommodations For Subscribers Only Food N/A
Service and Attitude For Subscribers Only Environmental Sensitivity For Subscribers Only
Dive Operation For Subscribers Only Shore Diving For Subscribers Only
Snorkeling 3 stars
Value for $$ For Subscribers Only
Beginners 3 stars
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Comments Just came back from my second trip to Costa Rica. The first time (May) we used SDCR and were very pleased. The diving was great, visibility good, and SCDR wonderful. Natasha said that we should come back in August because of the whales and dolphins. My wife made the arrangements and back we went. While th ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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