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Dive Review of Triton Bay Divers in
Indonesia/Triton Bay

Triton Bay Divers: "Stunning in the Best Possible Way", Nov, 2019,

by Laura Todd, CA, US ( 1 report with 1 Helpful vote). Report 11282 has 1 Helpful vote.

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Ardeadoris cruenta Phestilla melobranchia JUVENILE Wobbegong - approx 15 inches!!

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

Accommodations For Subscribers Only Food 3 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
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Comments On day two at Triton Bay my watch gave up, just quit, which I took as a great omen for the rest of trip. The place does have a sweet, timeless vibe in an absolutely gorgeous setting. That said it's not for everybody. If you need a pool with drink service or endless visibilty or constant connectivity you will not be happy.

Rooms: as pictured on their website - simple with everything you need = big bed with mosquito net, big desk for camera work, closet, drying rack, nice bathroom with plenty of hot water, porch steps from the water.

Food: This is the only place where Triton Bay struggles a bit. Even keeping in mind how remote they are (2 hours by boat from town), the food while competently prepared was a little boring at times and a little wierd at others. The diet is very carb-forward with lots of rice and noodles. The only protein at breakfast is eggs. For other meals there is fish, chicken or the local venison (which was quite tasty moist and not gamey at all). Sometimes there was an abundance of items on the plate, sometimes not enough - but more whe ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
Websites Triton Bay Divers   

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience Over 1000 dives
Where else diving Philippines, Tahiti, Malaysia, Bahamas, Galapagos
Closest Airport Kaimana Getting There Jakarta by your favorite airline, then overnight to Sorong, then Wings only to Kaimana where the resort will pick you up

Dive Conditions

Weather cloudy Seas calm, no currents
Water Temp 79-81°F / 26-27°C Wetsuit Thickness 3
Water Visibility 15-35 Ft/ 5-11 M

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions within reason - no deep dives due to extreme remoteness - closest chamber is more than a day awayUnspecified]
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? no

What I Saw

Sharks 1 or 2 Mantas None
Dolphins Schools Whale Sharks > 2
Turtles None 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 2 stars
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
UW Photo Comments No camera room. Separate rinse tank at the dive center. If more than one photographer ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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