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Dive Review of Amigos Del Mar/Mayan Princess in
Belize/San Pedro, Ambergris Caye

Amigos Del Mar/Mayan Princess: "Amigos Del Mar, San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, Belize", Dec, 2017,

by Joan DeHaeseleer, CA, US ( 1 report). Report 10103.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 251-500 dives
Where else diving Mexico, Honduras, Australia, Fiji, California, Puerto Rico, Bonaire
Closest Airport San Pedro Getting There Fly into Belize International (BZE) then take either a ferry or Tropic Air to San Pedro

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny, windy, rainy, cloudy Seas calm, choppy
Water Temp 70 to 80 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 3
Water Visibility 50 to 65 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions The only time I actually noticed restriction on depth limit was at the Blue Hole which was 130ft but I hit 145 (at which point I silently said "oh oops" and immediately adjusted my depth) and nobody got upset. At the other sites the depth was limited by the bottom.
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks Lots Mantas None
Dolphins 1 or 2 Whale Sharks None
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
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Ratings and Overall Comments 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Accommodations For Subscribers Only Food 4 stars
Service and Attitude For Subscribers Only Environmental Sensitivity For Subscribers Only
Dive Operation For Subscribers Only Shore Diving For Subscribers Only
Snorkeling 5 stars
Value for $$ For Subscribers Only
Beginners 4 stars
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Comments I hadn't been diving since 2009. They made me take a refresher. This is not a complaint, I was glad to do it. I got a one on one dive with an instructor who helped dial in my weighting and checked that I could perform basic skills. Made it back to the dock in time to grab a snack and water and rejoin the group for the 2nd dive.

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