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Dive Review of Kona Aggressor II in
Hawaii/Kona

Kona Aggressor II: "Fun in Hawaii", Jun, 2015,

by Robert Schlamowitz, FL, US ( 1 report). Report 8469.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience Over 1000 dives
Where else diving Great Barrier Reef; Cayman Brac/Little/Grand; Dominica; Saba/St Kitts/Statia; Bonaire; Cay Sol Bank; Exumas; Turks and Caicos; Red Sea; Honduras; Bimini; Bahamas-Nassau, Columbus Isle-San Salvadore; St Lucia; Florida-Jupiter, Miami, West Palm Beach, Alachua, Key West/Largo/Looe/Marathon/Islamorada,
Closest Airport Kona Getting There Flew from Oakland, CA direct, nonstop

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny, dry Seas calm, surge, no currents
Water Temp 74 to 76 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 3
Water Visibility 80 to 100 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions There were no 'enforced' limits but generally divers came up after an hour and went no deeper than 100'
Liveaboard? yes Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks 1 or 2 Mantas Squadrons
Dolphins Schools Whale Sharks None
Turtles > 2 Whales > 2
Corals 3 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
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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 2 stars
Value for $$ For Subscribers Only
Beginners 4 stars
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Comments This was a good trip, allowing access to areas quite remote from any land based dive operators. We gathered that Saturday evening at the pier (a public pier requiring the boat to remain only long enough to load and unload) and greeted all the divers and crew. Our rooms were comfortable and cool with ensuite bathroom/shower though storage in the room was quite limited. Tap water was reverse osmosis and though potable, clearly not tasty. We were given our own water bottle to fill and carry around with us making hydration easy. As has been my experience on five or six other liveaboards, the ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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