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Dive Review of Grand Komodo -- TemuKira/Raja a pat dive lodge in
Indonesia/Raja ampat and cendrawasih bay

Grand Komodo -- TemuKira/Raja a pat dive lodge: "Indonesian diving in raja ampat with grand Komodo tours", Oct, 2016,

by Irene dabanian, WA, US (Reviewer Reviewer 5 reports with 1 Helpful vote). Report 9556 has 1 Helpful vote.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 251-500 dives
Where else diving raja ampat ( four times), tulambin, bali, la paz and cozumel, mexico, solomon islands, fiji, puget sound, cayman islands, key largo, fla. Lembeh straits twice.
Closest Airport Sorong Getting There From Bali, manado, or jakarta

Dive Conditions

Weather cloudy Seas calm
Water Temp to Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness
Water Visibility to Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile no
Enforced diving restrictions Wonderful experience. Go dive raja ampat with grand Komodo tours on any of their liveaboards or at the dive lodge. Raja ampat is not an area for beginner divers due to strong currents. Need 50 dives recently.
Liveaboard? yes Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks Lots Mantas 1 or 2
Dolphins None Whale Sharks > 2
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 4 stars
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
UW Photo Comments good enough. Lodge has a locked camera room. Live aboard Boat has photo area for plug ins and equipment. ... 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
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Comments i have dived at raja ampat dive lodge for a weeks time before or after a ten day live aboard on explorer or temu kira for the last five years. Each time it is always the best diving ever. I do not understand why any reader would dive with any other operator.
This oct. 2017 we are on temu Kira to kaimana after a week at the raja ampat dive lodge. Last oct. 2016 we dived the lodge then temu Kira to cendrawasih bay to d ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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