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Dive Review of NAD Lembeh in
Indonesia/Lembeh Strait, Sulawesi

NAD Lembeh: "Excellent service, wonderful dive crew and amazing photo opportunities", Jul, 2022,

by Laurel Whillock, HI, US ( 1 report). Report 12021.

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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 3 stars
Advanced For Subscribers Only
Comments After two and a half years of postponements and rebooking due to Covid shut downs, my husband and I finally made it to NAD-Lembeh. This was our fourth dive trip to Sulawesi and second time to the Lembeh Strait. NAD Lembeh Resort was highly recommended by several dive friends and we looked forward to some serious muck diving and macro photography.

NADís friendly representatives met us at baggage claim at Manado Airport and quickly transported us to their skiff at Bitung Harbor. It was a short ride from there to the resort where we were warmly welcomed and shown to our well appointed and comfortable bungalow.

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Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience Over 1000 dives
Where else diving Banda Sea, Raja Ampat, Komodo, Bali, Sulawesi, Solomon Islands, Philippines, Fiji, Tahiti, Thailand, Mexico, Caribbean, Belize, Honduras, Hawaii.
Closest Airport Manado Getting There Non-stop from Jakarta on this trip. Non-stop from Singapore on a previous trip.

Dive Conditions

Weather windy, rainy Seas calm
Water Temp 78-81°F / 26-27°C Wetsuit Thickness 3
Water Visibility 5-35 Ft/ 2-11 M

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions I was fortunate to have a one-to-one guide/diver experience during my visit, which allowed me to dive my own profile. My dive guide, Stenly, was by my side finding critters and assisting me with getting the most out of my camera. He was enthusiastic, appreciative and instructive.
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks 1 or 2 Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles 1 or 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 5 stars
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
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