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Dive Review of MV Manthiri in

April, 2005, an Instant Reader Report by William Hoff, NJ, USA
Report Number 2007
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Reporter and Travel
Dive Experience
Over 1000 dives
Where else diving
Closest Airport
Getting There


Dive Conditions

calm, currents  
Water Temp
84   to 86    Fahrenheit  
Wetsuit Thickness
Water Visibility
100   to 200    Feet  
Dive Policy
Dive own profile
Enforced diving restrictions  
[Unspecified]computor based  
Nitrox Available?
What I saw
1 or 2 
Whale Sharks
> 2 
Ratings 1 (worst)- 5 (best):
  5 stars
Tropical Fish
5 stars  
Small Critters
  4 stars
Large Fish
5 stars  
Large Pelagics
  5 stars
Underwater Photography  1 (worst)- 5 (best):
Subject Matter
5 stars  
Boat Facilities
5 stars
Overall rating for UWP's  
5 stars  
Shore Facilities  
Ratings and Overall Comments  1 (worst)- 5 (best):
5 stars
5 stars
Service and Attitude
5 stars
Environmental Sensitivity  
Dive Operation
5 stars  
Shore Diving  
3 stars  

Overall Rating

Value for $$
3 stars   
5 stars    
 From the moment we left home the trip was nothing but fabulous.
Singapore Airlines is the Best. The people at Sea n See and Livewell
Ventures did everything right to make the trip enjoyable. The crew of the
Manthiri were wonderful and catered to your every need. Our dive guides
Mosa & Manik are enthusiatic about sharing there water world and gave
complete dive briefings before every dive. Marine life was mind boggling.
You didn't know where to look. Healthy coral both soft and hard of every
discription. I can't wait to go back and do it all over again (even the
18-1/2hr none stop flight to Sinapore)
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