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Dive Review of Dive Aruba in

Dive Aruba: "Great weather, warm water and varied sea life", Mar, 2020,

by Mary Caton, AZ, US ( 1 report). Report 11457.

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Ratings and Overall Comments 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Accommodations For Subscribers Only Food N/A
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 3 stars
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Comments Booked my trip months in advance to get away from the cold weather in the NE where I have spent my winter for my job, not knowing I would be caught up in the COVID-19 drama. When I left the states there were few restrictions but everything went awry while I was in Aruba. The day after I arrived all incoming international flights were cancelled and my hotel closed after five of my planned seven nights. Fortunately the airline was accomodating my chang ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
Websites Dive Aruba   

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience Over 1000 dives
Where else diving Southern US coasts, a few lakes in AZ, Mexico-Sea of Cortez and Yucatan coasts, Galapagos, Caribbean, and a lot in SE Asia
Closest Airport AUA Getting There

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny Seas calm
Water Temp -°F / -°C Wetsuit Thickness
Water Visibility 20-40 Ft/ 6-12 M

Dive Policy

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

What I Saw

Sharks None Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles 1 or 2 Whales None
Corals 3 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 both had GoPro's but there was not a rinse tank on the boat. There is a rinse barrel on the dock. ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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By Ms Lynda Durfee in VA, US at Mar 22, 2020 16:57 EST  
Glad you enjoyed Aruba diving. I've been using another dive shop (Fly n Dive), but you got to some good sites. Aruba doesn't have sharks (very rarely, maybe a nurse shark), but lots of schooling fish, more than I've seen on recent Cayman trips, Hope to arrive on Aruba May 9th if the airlines are running
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