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Dive Review of Bikini Atoll Divers in
Micronesia/Bikini Island

Bikini Atoll Divers, Apr, 2005,

by Brad Wright, WA, United States . Report 2026.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 251-500 dives
Where else diving 25 different countries
Closest Airport Getting There

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny Seas calm
Water Temp 82 to 82 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 3
Water Visibility 100 to 150 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile no
Enforced diving restrictions This was planned decompression diving. Dive times and routes were carefully planned ahead of time.
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? N/A

What I Saw

Sharks Lots Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles 1 or 2 Whales None
Corals 2 stars Tropical Fish 3 stars
Small Critters 3 stars Large Fish 2 stars
Large Pelagics 2 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]

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

Accommodations 3 stars Food 4 stars
Service and Attitude 5 stars Environmental Sensitivity N/A
Dive Operation 5 stars Shore Diving 1 stars
Snorkeling N/A
Value for $$ N/A
Beginners 1 stars
Advanced 5 stars
Comments This is all about wreck diving. You are diving the nuclear fleet sunk by the US Gov in 1946 with the Able and Baker nuclear tests. You learn a ton of history and do two planned deco dives to approx 170 ft each day on a whole series of wrecks including an aircraft carrier and two battleships.

The dive operation is run expertly. They are very diligent in this far corner of the world to care for the divers visiting. Follow their instructions above and below the water for a good time. Don't and it's a very dangerous place to be.

Getting there and getting out is chancy so plan a couple of days coming and going in Majero as flights to Bikini run when they want. This is the opitomy of island time and coconut telegraph :).
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