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Dive Review of TOPdive/Intercontinental in
French Polynesia/Moorea

TOPdive/Intercontinental: "Top Dive Moorea from a 35 plus year recreational diver", Jul, 2016,

by Douglas C. Spencer, CA, US (Reviewer Reviewer 5 reports). Report 8991.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience Over 1000 dives
Where else diving Pacific/Carribean/South America/Channel Islands/French Polynesia/35 years
Closest Airport Moorea Getting There Pappete to Moorea

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny, windy Seas calm, surge
Water Temp 77 to 78 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness
Water Visibility 70 to 300 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile no
Enforced diving restrictions Dept limits and time. All reasonable.
Liveaboard? no 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 I am not a photographer. All photographers seemed very satisfied. ... 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 5 stars
Service and Attitude For Subscribers Only Environmental Sensitivity For Subscribers Only
Dive Operation For Subscribers Only Shore Diving For Subscribers Only
Snorkeling 3 stars
Value for $$ For Subscribers Only
Beginners 5 stars
Advanced For Subscribers Only
Comments I am writing this to share my experience with other divers. It is an excellent operation. I have been an active scuba diver for 35 years with over 1000 plus dives and world wide diving experience. I have noted a few recurring negative observations regarding the Moorea diving experience. I have now dived at this location and with Top Dive 2X and feel very positive about my experience. First-the Top Dive Dive Masters are outstanding in every way. While dive profiles are adhered to, it is due to the wide variance in the divers' experience. The staff ar ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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