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Dive Review of Aldora Divers/Aldora Villa in
Cozumel and the Mexican Yucatan/Cozumel

Aldora Divers/Aldora Villa, Feb, 2013,

by GERALD WILLISON, NJ, US (Reviewer Reviewer 3 reports). Report 7237.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 251-500 dives
Where else diving Maldives, Roatan, Cayman, Bahamas, Jersey Shore
Closest Airport Getting There

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny Seas calm, currents
Water Temp 78 to 80 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness
Water Visibility 50 to 99 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile no
Enforced diving restrictions Needed to stay w/ guide as with most Cozumel operations due to drift diving and large number of boats in most areas.
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks 1 or 2 Mantas None
Dolphins None 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 4 stars
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
UW Photo Comments Subject matter was fantastic. Plentiful and diverse. As far as photography, no camera rinse bucket on boat - need to bring your own fresh wa ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here

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 I am a big fan of Aldora. 120 cubic foot steel cylinders meant lots of bottom time. Groups were small - 4-6 divers, and grouped by ability, air consumption, and interests. Boats were comfortable and fast. Parkas to wear between dives were a nice touch. Dive guides were very good. Aldora has boa ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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