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

Ra Divers/Volivoli Beach Resort: "Pam & I Take A Fijiian Vacation", Mar, 2015,

by Eric A Frick, IL, US (Sr. Contributor Sr. Contributor 27 reports with 5 Helpful votes). Report 8621.

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
Corals 4 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 3 stars
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
UW Photo Comments [None] ... 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 3 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 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 ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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