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Dive Review of Triton Bay Divers in
Indonesia/Triton Bay

Triton Bay Divers: "Triton Bay Divers Remote, But Worth the Effort to Get There", Mar, 2017,

by David E Reubush, VA, US (Top Contributor Top Contributor 47 reports with 14 Helpful votes). Report 9520 has 3 Helpful votes.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience Over 1000 dives
Where else diving Australia, Belize, Bimini, Bonaire, Caymans, Curacao, Fiji, Galapagos, Indonesia (Wakatobi, Raja Ampat, Komodo, Lembeh, Bali, Banda Sea), Philippines, Red Sea, Solomon Islands, Southern Bahamas, St. Thomas, Turks & Caicos
Closest Airport Kaimana Getting There Get off a live-aboard in Triton Bay or fly to Jakarta, fly to Ambon, fly to Kaimana, transfer to the harbor, get on a Triton Bay Divers boat and it's a 1.5 to 2 hour boat ride

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny, rainy Seas calm, no currents
Water Temp 82 to 83 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 3
Water Visibility 20 to 70 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions Dive responsibly.
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? no

What I Saw

Sharks 1 or 2 Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles 1 or 2 Whales None
Corals 4 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 2 stars
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
UW Photo Comments 2 large rinse tanks on-shore for cameras. There was plenty of space so that you could just leave your camera in the rinse tank if you didn't need to work ... 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 4 stars
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Comments Triton Bay Divers is a relatively new (2 years old), small (6 cabins) dive resort in Triton Bay. My dive buddy and I got off the Dewi Nusantara at the end of its trip to Triton Bay and transferred to Triton Bay Divers by boat. The resort occupies a beautiful location on the shores of Triton Bay with a white sand beach and towering palm trees. Facing the shore from the water the dining room/bar/lounge is on the left followed by 4 cabins, the dive center, the last 2 guest cabins, and the owners cabin. Jimmy, one of the owners, was in residence while we were there. At this point the resort is so new that it is still a work-in-progress. Jimmy has plans to add nitrox, solar power, and a host of other additions in the future as funds become available. My buddy and I ended up occupying the last empty cabin when we arrived as Graham Abbott and Shannon Conway were already there with a group of 8 other photographers. The resort owns 2, relatively small dive boats and rented a third (a third, resort owned boat is under construction) while we were there so that there were 4 divers and a guide on each boat. Additionally, Graham and Shannon rotated through the 3 boats so that, when one of them was on our boat we usually ended up with the guide to ourselves. The resort's 3 guides; Andi, Rein, and Ben; were very adept a ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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