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Dive Review of Bonaire East Coast Diving/N/A in
Bonaire

Bonaire East Coast Diving/N/A: "Turtles Turtles Turtles and more Turtles", Feb, 2020,

by Joel Snyder, AZ, US (Sr. Contributor Sr. Contributor 26 reports with 22 Helpful votes). Report 11434 has 2 Helpful votes.

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Comments On a recent trip to Bonaire (Feb/2020), we scheduled a two-tank boat dive with Bonaire East Coast Divers. Because the East side of Bonaire is considered challenging to dive, we were interested to see what went on over there.

The answer is "turtles." There are tons of sleeping turtles, large, small, and in between. You drift past them, waking some up, and watch for other creatures. We saw two ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
Websites Bonaire East Coast Diving   

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 501-1000 dives
Where else diving Asia; Carib; Mexico; Hawaii; Red Sea
Closest Airport BON Getting There

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny Seas choppy, surge
Water Temp 80-80°F / 27-27°C Wetsuit Thickness 3
Water Visibility 40-40 Ft/ 12-12 M

Dive Policy

Dive own profile no
Enforced diving restrictions Drift diving time limited to about 55 minutes; stay with divemaster
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks 1 or 2 Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles > 2 Whales None
Corals 5 stars Tropical Fish For Subscribers Only
Small Critters For Subscribers Only Large Fish For Subscribers Only
Large Pelagics For Subscribers Only

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By Mark Magersin CA, US at Feb 27, 2020 00:54 EST  
Thanks for submitting this, we spent 4 months on Bonaire last year and did these dives as part of Yellow Submarine Padi turtle conservation class, did not mention it in the 4 month write up. Very good experience people should know about.
By Mark Magersin CA, US at Feb 27, 2020 00:55 EST  
Thanks for submitting this, we spent 4 months on Bonaire last year and did these dives as part of Yellow Submarine Padi turtle conservation class, did not mention it in the 4 month write up. Very good experience people should know about.
By Mark Magersin CA, US at Feb 27, 2020 00:56 EST  
Thanks for submitting this, we spent 4 months on Bonaire last year and did these dives as part of Yellow Submarine Padi turtle conservation class, did not mention it in the 4 month write up. Very good experience people should know about.
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