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Dive Review of Ra Divers/Volivoli Beach Resort in
Fiji and Tuvalu/Northernmost tip of Viti Levu

March, 2015, an Instant Reader Report by Eric A Frick, IL, US
Sr. Contributor   (27 reports, with 4 Helpful votes)
"Pam & I Take A Fijiian Vacation"
Report Number 8621
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Reporter and Travel
Dive Experience
251-500 dives
Where else diving
Great Lakes, Florida Keys, Hawaii, miscellaneous Caribbean.
Closest Airport
Nadi, Fiji (NAN)
Getting There
I flew Chicago to LAX and took
a late night Fiji Air flight.

Dive Conditions

Weather
sunny, rainy, dry  
Seas
choppy  
Water Temp
81   to 83    Fahrenheit  
Wetsuit Thickness
Water Visibility
20   to 75    Feet  
 
Dive Policy
Dive own profile
yes  
 
Enforced diving restrictions  
After the guided dive, one could complete his/her profile under the boat
and return within an hour and with 500 or more p.s.i.  
Liveaboard?
no 
Nitrox Available?
N/A 
What I saw
Sharks
1 or 2 
Mantas
None 
Dolphins
None 
Whale Sharks
None 
Turtles
> 2 
Whales
None 
Ratings 1 (worst)- 5 (best):
Corals
  4 stars
Tropical Fish
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Small Critters
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Underwater Photography  1 (worst)- 5 (best):
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Boat Facilities
3 stars
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Shore Facilities  
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Accommodations
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Food
3 stars
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Snorkeling
N/A  
 
 

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Beginners
3 stars   
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Comments  
My dive shop, DJ's Scuba Locker (djsscuba.com) arranged the trip and I
decided to add a live aboard to the itinerary (see my separate report on
the Bilikiki in the Solomons).  The rest of my group did only the Fiji
portion of the trip so everyone made reservations on Fiji Air through
American Airlines.  This gave them an advantage when it came to baggage
allowance but don't be fooled into thinking Fiji Air is a full partner of
American.  You get American miles (I had to claim them when they were not
credited) but the miles do not  ...
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