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Dive Review of Turtle Bay Eco Resort in
Honduras/Cayos Cochinos

August, 2013, an Instant Reader Report by Wellington Lee, DC, US
Reviewer   (6 reports, with 1 Helpful vote)
Report Number 7096
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Reporter and Travel
Dive Experience
251-500 dives
Where else diving
Borneo
Cocos Island
Bahamas
Bonaire
Grand Cayman
Hawaii
Florida Keys
Closest Airport
Getting There

		

Dive Conditions

Weather
dry  
Seas
no currents  
Water Temp
  to 84    Fahrenheit  
Wetsuit Thickness
Water Visibility
50   to 100    Feet  
 
Dive Policy
Dive own profile
yes  
 
Enforced diving restrictions  
Recreational Limits  
Liveaboard?
no 
Nitrox Available?
no 
What I saw
Sharks
1 or 2 
Mantas
None 
Dolphins
1 or 2 
Whale Sharks
None 
Turtles
1 or 2 
Whales
None 
Ratings 1 (worst)- 5 (best):
Corals
  5 stars
Tropical Fish
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Underwater Photography  1 (worst)- 5 (best):
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Boat Facilities
3 stars
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Comments
Macro subjects were excellent.  Boat had a small fresh water bin and
freshwater rinse hose. No special ...
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Ratings and Overall Comments  1 (worst)- 5 (best):
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Food
4 stars
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Snorkeling
4 stars  
 
 

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Comments  
Good:
Ecological perserve where fishing is limited to native handline.

Some of the most dramatic reef structure (walls/pinnacles), coral
coverage/diversity and fish density I have seen in the Caribbean. 
Beautiful Sea fans, gorgonians, Elk horn, Stag Horn, LPS, sponges.
Visibility at the 40 min out "Banks" dive sites was 100+ foot.   
Most sites with 15 min boat ride f ...
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