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Dive Review of All 4 Diving/Parigata Resort & Spa in

All 4 Diving/Parigata Resort & Spa: "Great Diving in Bali", Apr, 2016,

by Jackie Pearce, FL, US ( 2 reports). Report 8877.

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

Accommodations 4 stars Food 4 stars
Service and Attitude 5 stars Environmental Sensitivity 3 stars
Dive Operation 5 stars Shore Diving 4 stars
Snorkeling N/A
Value for $$ 5 stars
Beginners 5 stars
Advanced 5 stars
Comments My husband and I signed up for the Dive Safari with 7 dives and 4 night's accommodations. The first two dives were in Tulamben on the USS Liberty wreck and were absolutely beautiful. Lots of soft and hard corals, a vast variety of critters and two large turtles. For non-divers, the wreck can also be seen by snorkeling. The next dives were halfway back to Sanur at Padang Bai--just okay sites as the water was infused with plastic and trash from clashing currents. The best dives of all, however, were on Nusa Penida--just a 40 minute fast speedboat off Bali. Watching the 10-12 giant mantas play on and around their cleaning station was an incredible experience. We've been in the water with them before in the Similan Islands but the most we've seen there were three. This was--WOW! The next two dives were equally noteworthy for the vast array/colors of the corals and the currents! Fortunately, the last dive was a drift dive that had a 7+ knot ride. All4Diving had us accompanied by a great guide and we always felt safe.
Websites All 4 Diving   

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 501-1000 dives
Where else diving Belize, Australia, Caribbean, Hawaii, Similian Islands, Bali
Closest Airport Denspar Getting There Jakarta to Bali--multiple flights offered each day

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny, dry Seas surge, currents
Water Temp 82-84°F / 28-29°C Wetsuit Thickness 3
Water Visibility 50-100 Ft/ 15-30 M

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions With the currents, it was important to stay together as a group.
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks None Mantas Squadrons
Dolphins 1 or 2 Whale Sharks None
Turtles > 2 Whales None
Corals 5 stars Tropical Fish 5 stars
Small Critters 4 stars Large Fish 4 stars
Large Pelagics 5 stars

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

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