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Dive Review of Madagascat in
Africa/Nosy Be, Madagascar

Madagascat: "A liveaboard charter in Madagascar", Nov, 2019,

by Malcolm Hunter, ME, US (Reviewer Reviewer 3 reports). Report 11290.

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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 4 stars
Value for $$ For Subscribers Only
Beginners 5 stars
Advanced For Subscribers Only
Comments Maki Cat is a motor-catamaran from South Africa based in Nosy Be, Madagascar (Madagascat.co.za) that is available for whole boat charters with a minimum of four and maximum of eight passengers (six divers).
Harriet, the owner, is based in Cape Town, and does a great job at organizing voyages, very responsive to all ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
Websites Madagascat   

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 251-500 dives
Where else diving Widely
Closest Airport Nosy Be Getting There We traveled on Ethiopian Airlines via Addis Ababa; there are also direct flights via Milan and Johannesburg

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny, dry Seas calm
Water Temp 78-80°F / 26-27°C Wetsuit Thickness
Water Visibility 30-60 Ft/ 9-18 M

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions [Unspecified]
Liveaboard? yes Nitrox Available? no

What I Saw

Sharks Lots Mantas None
Dolphins 1 or 2 Whale Sharks 1 or 2
Turtles > 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 N/A
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
UW Photo Comments We just did some point & shoot photography. Not sure what they would have done to accommodate serious photographers ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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