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Dive Review of Aqua-Trek in
Fiji and Tuvalu/Beqa

Aqua-Trek: "Watch Out and Be Prepared", Sep, 2019,

by Alexander Armintor, AL, US (Sr. Reviewer Sr. Reviewer 10 reports with 9 Helpful votes). Report 11106 has 2 Helpful votes.

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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 1 stars
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Comments Ours was the first boat on site, so I jumped in with a snorkel to kill some time and could make out sharks laying around on the seafloor 60 feet below. A shark or 2 would cruise in and out of the blue from time to time. As my eyes got adjusted to the gloom I realized there were a lot of sharks laying around waiting for breakfast. 30 or so divers, along with 4-5 employees armed with aluminum poles to push the sharks off, line up shoulder to shoulder in the kneeling or prone position behind a low coral wall, watching a trashcan full of chum-sickle being lowered on cables to a twirl-pool of sharks about 20 feet away. Our guide estimated 20-30 bull sharks, some in the 8-9 foot range, at least that many nurse sharks, a lesser number of lemons, a few reef sharks and the odd giant grouper, along with thousands of smaller fry. A steady parade of sharks pass by w ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 251-500 dives
Where else diving Southern US, Bahamas, T&C, Roatan, Cozumel, Costa Rica, Indonesia, Polynesia, Red Sea
Closest Airport Suva Getting There Midnight LAX redeye to Nadi at dawn 2 days later. 2.5 hour taxi ride

Dive Conditions

Weather Seas
Water Temp -°F / -°C Wetsuit Thickness
Water Visibility - Ft/ - 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 None Whales None
Corals N/A 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
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