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Dive Review of Al Boom Diving in
United Arab Emirates/Fujeirah

May, 2016, an Instant Reader Report by Eileen J Councill, FL, US
Reviewer   (3 reports)
"Local Diving is easy, chill with surprisingly diverse life!"
Report Number 9015
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Reporter and Travel
Dive Experience
501-1000 dives
Where else diving
Red Sea, Galapagos, Bali, Egypt, Phillipines, Indonesia, Caribbean, Indian
Ocean, Mozambique, South Africa, Hawaii, Pacific, Palau, Guam, Yap
Closest Airport
Getting There
Through Dubai is probably

Dive Conditions

Water Temp
75   to 78    Fahrenheit  
Wetsuit Thickness
Water Visibility
20   to 40    Feet  
Dive Policy
Dive own profile
Enforced diving restrictions  
Just the normal limits of all recreational dives.  
Nitrox Available?
What I saw
Whale Sharks
Ratings 1 (worst)- 5 (best):
  2 stars
Tropical Fish
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Small Critters
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Large Pelagics
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Underwater Photography  1 (worst)- 5 (best):
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Boat Facilities
2 stars
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Their bread and butter is not photographers; they do not cater to them but
are happy to help and careful in their handling of cameras.
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3 stars  

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Value for $$
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5 stars   
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We love diving in Fujeirah, an easy 2 hour drive from Dubai to the coast.
Al Boom is a great, safe and professional dive organization that employs
very chill, kind, fun, experienced dive guides. The water clarity is not
great but the macro opportunities are endless. There is little current and
the sites are easy to naviga ...
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