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Fakarava Diving Center

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BP 79 - Rotoava, 98763, French Polynesia
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Full day tour to the Blue Lagoon

About a 5 - 6 hour tour with pick up at the cruise ship dock. One hour boat ride to island. Great... read more

Reviewed 3 March 2018
TerryF994
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Edmonton, Canada
Excellent! Two tank morning dive while on Windstar cruise

I booked a two-tank morning dive with Vincent prior to our Windstar Tahiti and Tuamotus cruise... read more

Reviewed 16 January 2018
Debbra B
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BP 79 - Rotoava, 98763, French Polynesia
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

About a 5 - 6 hour tour with pick up at the cruise ship dock. One hour boat ride to island. Great snorkeling, Lagoon lunch, more snorkeling and back to the dock. Ato Lissant was our guide and has a great personality and very much...More

Thank TerryF994
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Reviewed 16 January 2018

I booked a two-tank morning dive with Vincent prior to our Windstar Tahiti and Tuamotus cruise. Everything went wonderfully and I would highly recommend diving with Vincent and Kaina Plonge, also known as Fakarava Dive Center. We saw manta rays (my first!) that came very...More

Thank Debbra B
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Reviewed 13 July 2017

My son and I did four dives over two days with Vincent. One day in the north pass, one day in the south. It was amazing experience - I highly recommend this dive shop. It is less expensive than others and more 'low key'/focused on...More

1  Thank plabel
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Reviewed 8 July 2017

Between the 2 Dives centers we went to in Fakarava, this one was the most friendly, available ... and affordable! Highly professionnal, caring about safety first but also about our comfort and enjoyement of this amazing environment! Were able to dive both on the wall...More

Thank Ray M
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Reviewed 19 February 2017

I was crusing for two weeks on the Paul Gauguin and booked this trip independently through Ato Lissant. Originally he told me that he needed at least 8 people and that I should find 6 more by posting on the web. I was sceptical, I...More

4  Thank RoWLee_21
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Reviewed 22 July 2016

belive or not... you must go there before civilization hits too much the Fak souht pass nice people nice place the staff incredible.....and cristoffffffff the best dive master of the pacific,his particular and perfect english makes him a real beauty...go go ,,and go

Thank DANIKAPLO
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Reviewed 7 February 2016

In January, we were very fortunate to book a snorkling adventure with Ato. During the plannng stage, all of our emails were answered thoroughly, and we appreciated his attention to details about the half-day trip. We were taken to a gorgeous little paradise, the Blue...More

Thank Ruth S
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Reviewed 7 February 2016

Extraordinary 3 hour snorkel expedition out to one of the most beautiful coral gardens. Great guide who was so into our safety as well as the quality of our experience. 30 minutes high speed from Rotoava pier to the site. Glorious SAFE snorkeling experience in...More

Thank J H H
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Reviewed 1 February 2016

This is an incredible area for snorkeling! We saw more unusual fish and beautiful coral in one day here, than in many Caribbean sites combined. We also swam with black tipped sharks for the first time. They were small, but still...:) Our lunch and drinks...More

Thank paperweight811
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Reviewed 29 January 2016 via mobile

Our guide "Frank" (seem to remember hearing that he's Ato's son [?]) knew the atolls like the back of his hand. And the Blue Lagoon easily surpassed our expectations. Beyond the great snorkeling (both in the lagoon and later outside the reef), there was a...More

Thank FlatbushFlyer
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Marlin L
8 October 2017|
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Response from Kaina P | Property representative |
Hello Martin, We can propose some diving according dates and your dive certification. Regards Vincent
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sherrylc33
30 September 2017|
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Response from Kaina P | Property representative |
Hi Sherryl and Chalrie we are booked with divers. Check with Karega excursions, Fakarava excursions for snorkeling tour. Dive Spirit may lead you as well. Have a nice stay on our island
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