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TOPDIVE Fakarava

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Bp174, 98763, French Polynesia
+689 40 98 43 76
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Shark City

Went to the South Pass on Fakarava for a rendezvous with the black tip reef sharks that live there... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
celestewest10s
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Waikoloa, Hawaii
via mobile
Dives in North and South cut

Top Dive did a great job. Equipment was good although as previously mentioned we were surprised... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2017
David_Laurie6
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Red Bank, New Jersey
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The best of scuba-diving in Fakarva. 2 Diving centers in Fakarava located in Rotoava village, and on motu Penu close to the south pass. 4 Dives a day - Fun dives, introductory dives and certifications. Free Nitrox and free pick up.
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  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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Bp174, 98763, French Polynesia
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Went to the South Pass on Fakarava for a rendezvous with the black tip reef sharks that live there. The boat ride from Raimiti Pensionne is about 45 minutes to the Pass and TopDive Fakarava. There are sharks everywhere you look, in the shallows around...More

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Reviewed 8 August 2017

Top Dive did a great job. Equipment was good although as previously mentioned we were surprised with Nitrox only. My wife and I have only 30 dives. We did not notice any changes using Nitrox. North dive was great and a bit easier for us....More

1  Thank David_Laurie6
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Of the thousands of dives I have done this company was one of the very best. A big thank you to Francisque and Mana. their dive briefings were great and guiding fantastic as they really new the pass and understood all the different tidal movements...More

Thank MoniPaul
Reviewed 31 May 2017

As part of a Windstar cruise, I booked a 14 dive package for my wife and I. Fakarava was our first stop. I had completed the diver survey, including contact information, nitrox preference, equipment needed, etc. This location apparently didn't get the info, and demanded...More

1  Thank Brent M
Reviewed 4 May 2017

We dove with TOPDIVE for 2 days in Fakarava; the North Pass and South Pass. On the first day we were the only 2 divers on the boat! They picked us up from our hotel and brought us back at end of day. South Pass...More

1  Thank diveonSt_Charles
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

I dived both south and north passes with Topdive. In both cases the operation was professional, the gear was as good as new, the dive briefings were first class and the actual dives were brilliant. Highly recommend Topdive

1  Thank Russ M
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

Had two days diving South Fakarava Pass and the team were excellent. They were very knowledgeable and made the most our dives. The shark walls has to be seen to be believed.

1  Thank DeebeeMelbourne
Reviewed 19 December 2016

On the Paul Gauguin cruise ship, several of us opted to use TopDive and it was a great experience! The crew loaded our gear into the large, Zodiac style diveboat. They set everything up and tested the complimentary Nitrox. We then raced across the lagoon...More

2  Thank Sam C
Reviewed 22 November 2016

Absolutely awesome place to dive. Ask to do Ali-baba!!!!! Breathtaking, think of it everyday, magical. Great people that work here, super friendly, professional, spoke English and made the trip fun. They made sure we were safe with the rough waves in the pass and took...More

1  Thank tandmgroup
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Most of our experience with TopDive was in the south pass, though we also had 2 dives with them in the north. The diving is epic beyond words and couldn't have asked for better service. Nitrox is available. Tip for the south pass: Book reservations...More

Thank LindsayBrooke
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Uwe P
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Response from Russ M | Reviewed this property |
Tokerau Village is excellent and Vaiama Village right next door is good (both at the nirth end) Can recommending both. If you're going to the south Raimiti is a bit expensive but is brilliant.
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