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Dive Review of Nai'a Fiji in
Fiji and Tuvalu

Nai'a Fiji: "A windy time on the Nai'a", May, 2017,

by Mark Rosenstein, MA, US (Contributor Contributor 15 reports with 8 Helpful votes). Report 9594 has 2 Helpful votes.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience Over 1000 dives
Where else diving Fiji, Komodo, Lembeh, Tulamben, Palau, Solomons, Wakatobi, GBR, Galapagos, many Caribbean
Closest Airport Nadi, Fiji Getting There

Dive Conditions

Weather windy, rainy, cloudy Seas choppy, surge, currents, no currents
Water Temp 81 to 82 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 3
Water Visibility 30 to 75 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions I was looking for some unusual fish and they were happy to let me go as deep as my Nitrox mix would allow, and into shallow surf zones too. Most of the other divers stayed in the 80 - 15 ft range.
Liveaboard? yes Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks Lots Mantas 1 or 2
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles 1 or 2 Whales None
Corals 5 stars 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 5 stars
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
UW Photo Comments The boat has a dedicated camera room just off the dive deck, and two large rinse tanks. The crew handle moving camera ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here

Ratings and Overall Comments 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Accommodations For Subscribers Only Food 5 stars
Service and Attitude For Subscribers Only Environmental Sensitivity For Subscribers Only
Dive Operation For Subscribers Only Shore Diving For Subscribers Only
Snorkeling N/A
Value for $$ For Subscribers Only
Beginners 4 stars
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Comments This was my twelfth trip aboard the Nai'a, my favorite liveaboard in the world. While the diving is great, and the boat is well laid-out and comfortable, it is the Fijian crew that make it special. They are friendly. All speak English. They have a great attitude, joking with each other and playing guitar on the deck in the evenin ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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