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Dive Review of Aqua Cat Cruises in
Bahamas

Aqua Cat Cruises: "Georegtown to Nassau", May, 2022,

by John Miller, TX, US (Contributor Contributor 16 reports with 4 Helpful votes). Report 11918.

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

Accommodations For Subscribers Only Food 2 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 3 stars
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Comments This was a special trip they run twice a year. Once out of Nassau down to Georgetown and then back again. They do it twice a year and you can book one=way or round trip. Thought we would be able to hit all the great dive sites so booked the Georgetown to Nassau run - but didn't. We did their normal trip out of Nassau back in November 2020 and while the crew and ship were great, the diving wasn't. So we thought we'd give it another try with this special route and had one of our own customer couple talked into the trip with us.

First the good. We arrived in Georgetown, Bahamas the evening before and stayed at the Peace & Plenty Resort and were happy with it. Taxi from airport was reported to cost around $10 per person and for the wife and I with four bags we paid $30. With a noon check out the next day we headed over and dropped our bags off at the Aqua Cat and hung out until boarding time at 6pm in a local dive for lunch and drinks all afternoon (no AC). On boarding we weren't allowed to go to our rooms but had to set up dive gear first, which wasn't a problem - but I'd been happier doing that after a shower and supper as the boat did not le ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience Over 1000 dives
Where else diving Wakaobi, Figi, Roatan, Tobago, Cozumel, Cayman, Philappines, Belize, Truk, Turk & Caicos, Tabago, St Croix
Closest Airport Georgetown Getting There American Airlines

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny, rainy, cloudy Seas calm, choppy, surge
Water Temp 78-80°F / 26-27°C Wetsuit Thickness 1
Water Visibility 40-60 Ft/ 12-18 M

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions Watch NDP/MOD as most of us were diving EAN30-31 that they provided all week long.
Liveaboard? yes Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks 1 or 2 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 4 stars
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
UW Photo Comments The cat has a large camera table. Couldn't get the air hose to work for me. Large ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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