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Dive Review of Grand Komodo -- Raja Ampat Explorer/raja ampat dive lodge and explorer in
Indonesia/raja ampat north and misool

Grand Komodo -- Raja Ampat Explorer/raja ampat dive lodge and explorer : "grand komodo explorer and raja ampat dive lodge", Nov, 2015,

by irene dabanian, WA, US (Reviewer Reviewer 4 reports). Report 8572.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 251-500 dives
Where else diving raja ampat ( three times), tulambin, bali, la paz and cozumel, mexico, solomon islands, fiji, puget sound, cayman islands, key largo, fla.
Closest Airport sorong Getting There bali tomakassar to sorong or manado sorong

Dive Conditions

Weather cloudy Seas currents
Water Temp 23 to 25 Celsius Wetsuit Thickness 5
Water Visibility 20 to 40 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile no
Enforced diving restrictions 500-750 psi exitt he water. 1000 start coming up. 3 min. safety stop.
Liveaboard? yes Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks Lots Mantas 1 or 2
Dolphins 1 or 2 Whale Sharks None
Turtles > 2 Whales None
Corals 5 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 5 stars
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
UW Photo Comments camera room at dive lodge, rinse tank, camera table on explorer, rinse tank on liveaboard. plenty of room as only two of us had big cameras. three others had cameras but small...go pro worked great with lights and red filter on frame for video and still camera with strobes for macro and wide angle. asked about currents before deciding which camera to take but like i said, exp,orer d ... 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 4 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
Advanced For Subscribers Only
Comments raja ampat dive lodge is a great way to relax and dive dampier straits. we had our own private boat, capt, and dive guide for the week, joel, gette, and beni. saw four birds of paradise on tour to sawingraii village early one am. ncl. n week. no nitrox but unlimited dives t ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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