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Dive Review of Mike Severns Diving/Maui Sunseeker in

Mike Severns Diving/Maui Sunseeker, Aug, 2006,

by Stanley Zuk, NY, USA . Report 3031.

No photos available at this time

Ratings and Overall Comments 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Accommodations 5 stars Food 3 stars
Service and Attitude 5 stars Environmental Sensitivity N/A
Dive Operation 5 stars Shore Diving 1 stars
Snorkeling N/A
Value for $$ N/A
Beginners 3 stars
Advanced 2 stars
Comments Before going to Maui, I was checking out all Undercurrent's review about Maui dive operators and picked Mike Severns diving before going for the trip. Mike Severse Diving is a very professional, very good dive operation, and I would definitely recommend it to everyone who is going to Maui, and is interested in diving there. Very professional staff, very well prepared boat, only pluses.
The thing is, that there is really not much to see on Maui, even after extensive diving around overcrowded Molokini Atoll, and after diving St. Anthony's wreck with green Hawaiian turtles, and beaches around the Little Beach. Marine life is not aboundant and if it wasn't for the turtels and a few interesting critters, there would be not much to see.
Maui tends to be quite expensive, and for the money you spend there, you may choose many other much more exciting dive destination, than this. Most of these reviews of Maui were written by the people who haven't seen better diving.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience Over 1000 dives
Where else diving Fiji, Zanzibar, Tanzania, French Polynesia, Cook Islands, Curacao, Mexico, Bonaire, Caymans, Maldives, PNG, Micronesia, Emirates, Fakarava, Hawaii, Australia, Rangiroa, Bora Bora, Seychelles, etc.
Closest Airport Getting There

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny Seas choppy, currents
Water Temp 74-76°F / 23-24°C Wetsuit Thickness 3
Water Visibility 50-80 Ft/ 15-24 M

Dive Policy

Dive own profile no
Enforced diving restrictions safety stop
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? N/A

What I Saw

Sharks 1 or 2 Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles > 2 Whales None
Corals 2 stars Tropical Fish 3 stars
Small Critters 5 stars Large Fish 1 stars
Large Pelagics 1 stars

Underwater Photography 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Subject Matter N/A Boat Facilities 5 stars
Overall rating for UWP's N/A Shore Facilities N/A
UW Photo Comments [None]
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