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Dive Review of Sail Caribbean Divers in
Virgin Islands/BVI

Sail Caribbean Divers: "Great diving while on a sailing vacation in BVI", Oct, 2018,

by Aurin Tesoro, TX, US ( 1 report). Report 10642.

No photos available at this time

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

Accommodations N/A Food N/A
Service and Attitude 5 stars Environmental Sensitivity N/A
Dive Operation 5 stars Shore Diving N/A
Snorkeling 4 stars
Value for $$ 4 stars
Beginners 5 stars
Advanced 4 stars
Comments We were on a bareboat sailing vacation in BVI and wanted to do some diving. Two of the four of us dove there many years ago but on our trips back to BVI since then we have just snorkeled b/c we thought diving was more trouble that it was worth. This time we had a newly certified diver with us so we agreed to try again. We arranged (a few months ahead of our trip) with Sail Caribbean Divers to meet us for 2 days of 2-tank diving. They made it so easy. We agreed on the date, time and location and they picked us up as planned. We also let them provide almost all our gear, including wetsuits, and were very pleased with everything.
The first day we were the only divers on the boat. We dove two sites that they suggested off Ginger Island. Seas were choppy but the crew and boat handled them fine Saw several black-tip reef sharks and a couple eagle rays in addition to the usual reef fish. The second day we did two dives on the Rhone wreck. This time were were lucky with very calm seas. I'm not a big fan of wreck dives but this one is well worth it. Especially after their thorough briefing complete with history and a chart to point out things to look for. Overall I found Sail Caribbean Divers to be very competent and enjoyable.
Websites Sail Caribbean Divers   

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 251-500 dives
Where else diving Mostly Caribbean but some Pacific
Closest Airport Getting There

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny, windy Seas calm, no currents
Water Temp 84-°F / 29-°C Wetsuit Thickness
Water Visibility - Ft/ - M

Dive Policy

Dive own profile ?
Enforced diving restrictions [Unspecified]
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available?

What I Saw

Sharks Lots Mantas 1 or 2
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles 1 or 2 Whales None
Corals 3 stars Tropical Fish 3 stars
Small Critters 3 stars Large Fish N/A
Large Pelagics 4 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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