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Dive Review of Taveuni Ocean Sports/Nakia & Makaira in
Fiji and Tuvalu/Rainbow Reef

July, 2015, an Instant Reader Report by David Holzman, VI, US (2 reports, with 1 Helpful vote)
"Fabulous Diving at Rainbow Reef with Taveuni Ocean Sports"
Report Number 8727 has 1 Helpful vote
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Reporter and Travel
Dive Experience
251-500 dives
Where else diving
Virgin Islands, Bonaire, Curacao, Dominica, Saba, Nevis, St. Lucia, Utila,
Roatan, Cozumel, Belize, Costa Rica
Closest Airport
Taveuni
Getting There
Fiji Airways from Nadi with no
delays but a 9 hour layover
after a long flight from LAX

Dive Conditions

Weather
sunny, dry  
Seas
calm, currents  
Water Temp
76   to 78    Fahrenheit  
Wetsuit Thickness
3
Water Visibility
65   to 125    Feet  
 
Dive Policy
Dive own profile
no  
 
Enforced diving restrictions  
Due to the currents on most dives, divers stayed close to divemasters.  
Liveaboard?
no 
Nitrox Available?
no 
What I saw
Sharks
Lots 
Mantas
None 
Dolphins
None 
Whale Sharks
None 
Turtles
> 2 
Whales
None 
Ratings 1 (worst)- 5 (best):
Corals
  5 stars
Tropical Fish
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Small Critters
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Large Fish
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Large Pelagics
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Underwater Photography  1 (worst)- 5 (best):
Subject Matter
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Boat Facilities
3 stars
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Shore Facilities  
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Ratings and Overall Comments  1 (worst)- 5 (best):
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Food
5 stars
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Snorkeling
4 stars  
 
 

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Beginners
4 stars   
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Comments  
A dive trip to Fiji has always been a dream and when old friends sailing
the Pacific invited us to their favorite island, we booked it immediately.
The Essence of Fiji Rejuvenation Center 5 minutes from the international
airport made our 9 hour layover in Nadi a delightful experience with secure
luggage storage, a footbath, full body massage, day room, lunch and shuttle
service. And this was on a Sunday Morning at 7:00 AM!! 
Charlotte is an avid snorkeler and I'm a novice uw photographer and even
though we are immersed in Caribbean waters very often, we had never
experienced the soft corals, currents or diversity we found in Fiji. 
Taveuni is lush, full of happy, welcoming people and very peaceful. We
thoroughly enjoyed our first we ...
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