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Dive Review of Kona Honu Divers in
Hawaii

Kona Honu Divers: "Great Return Trip to Hawaii", Apr, 2017,

by Mark Vanderlinden, CA, US (Reviewer Reviewer 3 reports with 2 Helpful votes). Report 9542 has 1 Helpful vote.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience Over 1000 dives
Where else diving California, Florida, Hawaii, Micronesia (Palau, Yap, Truk), Wake and Johnston Is, Malysia (Sipadan), Okinawa, Maldives, Indonesia (Bali and Wakatobi), Solomon IS
Closest Airport Kona, Hawaii Getting There

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny, windy, dry Seas calm, choppy
Water Temp 78 to 79 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 3
Water Visibility 50 to 100 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile no
Enforced diving restrictions They allow no solo diving ( none of the pro operators in Kona allow it as far as I know). The only way to really dive your own profile would probably be a private charter or use the private guide option.
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks None Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles 1 or 2 Whales None
Corals 2 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 3 stars
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
UW Photo Comments They have a large rinse barrel for cameras. On normal 1/2 day trips which are run daily, they would be hard pressed to accommodate more than sev ... 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 4 stars
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Comments This was the first time I have dived in Hawaii in nearly 20 years. On this trip most of any diving I did was on the Kona Coast. It did not disappoint. The staff ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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