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Dive Review of Salt Cay Divers/Tradewinds Guest Suites in
Turks and Caicos/Salt Cay

March, 2014, an Instant Reader Report by Sandy Falen, KS, US
Sr. Contributor   (23 reports, with 3 Helpful votes)
"A Lot to Love on Salt Cay"
Report Number 7869
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Reporter and Travel
Dive Experience
Over 1000 dives
Where else diving
All over the Caribbean, Fiji, Sulawesi, Palau, Kosrae, Costa Rica, Bahamas,
Closest Airport
Getting There
Caicos Express from Provo to
Salt Cay, 4 days/week

Dive Conditions

sunny, windy  
Water Temp
77   to 78    Fahrenheit  
Wetsuit Thickness
Water Visibility
70   to 90    Feet  
Dive Policy
Dive own profile
Enforced diving restrictions  
Come up at 500psi  
Nitrox Available?
What I saw
1 or 2 
Whale Sharks
> 2 
1 or 2 
Ratings 1 (worst)- 5 (best):
  3 stars
Tropical Fish
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Ratings and Overall Comments  1 (worst)- 5 (best):
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5 stars
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Value for $$
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It's impossible not to love Salt Cay. This tiny island is a Caribbean
throwback, with 60 residents, a dozen or so accommodation options, roaming
donkeys, clear water, and decent to very good diving. This was my third
visit, and it was timed for humpback whale season. 

Sometimes great diving is a matter of luck and timing, and for this visit,
my luck wasn't the best.  Very windy conditions made whale watching a real
challenge, although I did enjoy a few sightings on the surface, along
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