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Dive Review of Alami Alor in
Indonesia/Alor

Alami Alor: "This has become my favorite place to dive.", Nov, 2022,

by Margaret H Jorgensen, OH, US (Reviewer Reviewer 6 reports with 3 Helpful votes). Report 12226.

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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 N/A
Value for $$ For Subscribers Only
Beginners 1 stars
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Comments This was my second visit to Alami Alor.

The sea life is amazing. The highlight of the trip was blue whales. One day we spotted 3 from the boat. Several divers jumped in to snorkel with them. They were also spotted on a different day. The corals are in great shape. More fish life than I've seen anywhere. And there are tiny critters, too. Nudibranchs, cuttlefish, frogfish, octopus. The camera room is terrific.

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Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience Over 1000 dives
Where else diving Bonaire, Grand Cayman, Roatan, Red Sea, Sipadan, Puerto Galera, Dumaguette, Aniloa (Philippines) Lembongan, Lembeh, Bunaken, Raja Ampat (all Indonesia), Great Barrier Reef, Layang Layang, Wakatobi, Fiji, Yap, Palau, Hawaii, Maldives
Closest Airport Alor Getting There Flight from either Bali or Jakarta. The oneflight to Alor is at 8:30 am which means either leaving Jakarta in the middle of the night or leaving Bali and spending a night in Kupang. Lion sells a n afternoon flight at 3:30 ish. However it is always cancelled. yes, always.

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny, windy, rainy, cloudy Seas calm, choppy, currents
Water Temp 70-78°F / 21-26°C Wetsuit Thickness 5
Water Visibility 20-100 Ft/ 6-30 M

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions 70 minutes
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks 1 or 2 Mantas None
Dolphins Schools Whale Sharks None
Turtles 1 or 2 Whales > 2
Corals 5 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 The camera room is large with space for about 6 photographers (Maximum occupancy for the resort is 14). It could accommoda ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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