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Dive Review of Raja4Divers in
Indonesia/Raja Ampat

Raja4Divers: "Trip of a Lifetime", May, 2015,

by HB Davidson, NY, US ( 1 report). Report 8212.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 101-250 dives
Where else diving Bonaire, Little Cayman, Galapagos, Belize, Virgin Islands, Dominica, Roatan, Cozumel
Closest Airport Sorong Getting There We needed 4 flights and a 3 hour boat ride

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny, dry Seas calm
Water Temp 84 to 86 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 3
Water Visibility 80 to 100 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions Urged everyone to use Nitrox if certified, no charge.
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks Lots Mantas Squadrons
Dolphins Schools Whale Sharks None
Turtles 1 or 2 Whales None
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 There was a building set up solely for photography. It had all the technology needed ... 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 4 stars
Service and Attitude For Subscribers Only Environmental Sensitivity For Subscribers Only
Dive Operation For Subscribers Only Shore Diving For Subscribers Only
Snorkeling 5 stars
Value for $$ For Subscribers Only
Beginners 4 stars
Advanced For Subscribers Only
Comments After seeing the best of the Caribbean we wanted to experience the South Pacific. From what we read the Raja Ampat region would have arguably the greatest concentration of fish and coral anywhere in the world. I knew it would be a long trip so I wanted to be able to relax in a classical South Pacific setting rather then be on a live-aboard. After searching the internet we decided on Raja4Divers.
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By Chrys Martin in OR, US at Nov 24, 2016 00:25 EST  
What dive sites did you visit and how far away were they? We were just at Papua Explorers right in Dampier but also on superb liveaboard Tigr Blue so were up by Palau Pef, altho did not see the resort.
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