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Dive Review of Bill Tewes' Dive St. Vincent/Young Island in
St. Vincent and the Grenadines

Bill Tewes' Dive St. Vincent/Young Island: "Never disappoints!", Nov, 2016,

by Amy Thorkilsen, NJ, US ( 2 reports with 2 Helpful votes). Report 9394.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 101-250 dives
Where else diving Great Barrier Reef, Bonaire, Turks and Caicos, Grand Cayman, Cayman Brac, Little Cayman, Cozumel, Saba, Curacao, St. Vincent
Closest Airport St. Vincent Getting There Best from Northeast is JetBlue - now from Newark to Barbados or JFK to Barbados and SVG Air from Barbados to St. Vincent.

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny, windy, rainy, cloudy, dry Seas calm, choppy
Water Temp 81 to 83 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 3
Water Visibility 30 to 60 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions None - we were alone (or with 2 other divers) with the dive master on all dives - so private dives as air allowed. Back to boat with @ 500psi.
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? N/A

What I Saw

Sharks 1 or 2 Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles None 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 3 stars
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
UW Photo Comments Large rinse tank on boat but take your own towel or something if you need to change batteries on the interval as there is no table. ... 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 5 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 This was our 6th visit to St. Vincent staying at Young Island and diving with Dive St. Vincent every time. You just cannot beat the relaxed diving pace - out of 18 dives, only 2 were under an hour and that's because it was the first day back in the water! We love the critters and unusual species you see nowhere else. Please read my previo ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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