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Dive Review of Nai'a Fiji in
Fiji and Tuvalu/Fiji

Nai'a Fiji: "Nai'a, THE way to do Fiji", Oct, 2016,

by David E Reubush, VA, US (Top Contributor Top Contributor 48 reports with 15 Helpful votes). Report 9166 has 1 Helpful vote.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience Over 1000 dives
Where else diving Australia, Belize, Bimini, Bonaire, Caymans, Curacao, Fiji, Galapagos, Indonesia (Wakatobi, Raja Ampat, Komodo, Lembeh, Bali, Banda Sea), Philippines, Red Sea, Solomon Islands, Southern Bahamas, St. Thomas, Turks & Caicos
Closest Airport Nadi, Fiji Getting There Fly to LAX and connect to Fiji Air to Nadi

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny, windy, dry Seas choppy, currents
Water Temp 75 to 80 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 5
Water Visibility 40 to 60 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions Don't go into deco.
Liveaboard? yes Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks Lots Mantas Squadrons
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles > 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 Big camera room with lots of outlets for charging batteries and lots of storage space. Two rinse tanks for cameras, but there were so many cameras on-board that the cameras just ... 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 4 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 2 stars
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Comments Fiji and the Nai'a, had been on my radar for a long time. When Burt Jones of Secret Sea Visions and Hegen Spalink of Got Muck jointly announced 2 trips for September and October of this year I signed up. The trip started out with 3 days of shark diving in Pacific Harbor with 2 different operations, for which I will do separate reports. After the shark diving I did 2 week long trips back-to-back on the Nai'a. The first week was a transition week from the long-time cruise directors, Joshua and Amanda to the new cruise directors, Chad and Vanessa. The second week was Chad and Vanessa's first week going solo, although, Rob, the owner of the boat, was on-board for the second week. IMHO the Nai'a is perhaps the best run dive boat I have ever been on and Chad and Vanessa showed clearly that they will continue the tradition. The crew ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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