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Dive Review of Seven Seas in
Indonesia/Komodo & East of Flores Island

Seven Seas: "Indonesia's Seven Seas Liveaboard in Komodo, Flores and Banda Seas", Oct, 2014,

by Maurice Knight, TX, US ( 1 report with 2 Helpful votes). Report 7990 has 2 Helpful votes.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience Over 1000 dives
Where else diving Philippines, Papua New Guinea, United States, Carribean, Central America
Closest Airport Bali & Labuanbajo Getting There Flights to Bali and Labuanbajo are easily made and to Labuanbajo from Bali can be made by Seven Seas.

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny Seas calm, choppy, surge, currents, no currents
Water Temp 21 to 25 Celsius Wetsuit Thickness 4
Water Visibility 20 to 110 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions Experienced divers were allowed to dive their own profile. Less experienced divers could also dive their own profile but under supervision from dive guides. For less experienced divers, this allowed good learning under good supervision. However, depth/time limits were discussed before each dive.
Liveaboard? yes Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks Lots Mantas Squadrons
Dolphins Schools Whale Sharks None
Turtles > 2 Whales > 2
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 Set up provided specifically for UWPs. Separate wash/soak tanks, separate work table, training/classes ... 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 3 stars
Value for $$ For Subscribers Only
Beginners 5 stars
Advanced For Subscribers Only
Comments My wife and I have been on many dive liveaboard trips. We are not beginners in this experience, having been on perhaps 7-8 different boats with a range of groups, cruise directors, dive guides and, in addition, we've had many shore-based dive resort experiences. Against all of this, the Seven Seas team is the most professional, most enjoyable, most relaxed, most varied and, importantly, safest trip we've been on. First, starting from the top, Karl and Linda are the most pro ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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