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Address: Avatoru | BP 423 Avatoru, Avatoru 98775, French Polynesia
Phone Number: 00 (689) 20.68.98
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours

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Absolutely amazing dives, saw manta rays, turtles, eel, dolphins, eagle rays, barracuda and lots of other fish species. J-Marie is a very professional instruction, very patient... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 10, 2015
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Brisbane
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16 reviews 16 reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

Absolutely amazing dives, saw manta rays, turtles, eel, dolphins, eagle rays, barracuda and lots of other fish species. J-Marie is a very professional instruction, very patient and took the time to look after me (I wasn't feeling well and could not equalise in one ear). I truly recommend this little dive shop. I had a wonderful experience.

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Chico, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

We booked this excursion on line while we were on our cruise. They wanted payment up front. They picked us up on the dock and took us by boat to their "shop" where we were given wet suits and equipment if we needed it then they took us to a nearby place to snorkel. After that they took us to... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

My nephew and I had a perfect diving experience with this small and excellent dive shop. Katy and Marco are great divers who love what they do. They are fun and very safe. We had extraordinary dives...saw dolphin (including babies) on 3 separate dives; saw 3 Great Hammerheads...one 12-15 feet (huge). We saw 13 Eagle Rays flying across the bottom...probably... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

I recommend diving or snorkelling with Y AKA without any doubt. Marco and Katy (the owners) are involved themselves with everything. From the email contact (which was fast and professional) until the dives themselves. Marco led the dive I did and he is very good, friendly and professional. He picked me up from the ferry pier (I arrived by cruise... More 

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Ca
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

Do yourself a Favor and Book this Trip. We saw Every Fish in the sea and then some! Fun Boat, Great Guides and Beautiful Ocean. You won't be disappointed! Doug and Carole

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Portland, OR
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

As non-divers, we were anxious to find a snorkeling trip during our cruise ship stop in Rangiroa on January 1, 2015. This could not have been better. We were able to set it up and confirm easily by email. A day or two before the excursion, we got email asking if we could come at a different time (only if... More 

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Seoul, South Korea
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

I and my husband was on honeymoon. After 6days in Bora Bora island we visited Rangiroa only for scubadiving. Our first dive was with Top Dive at which we were booked for three dives by easytahiti.com. It was a refresh dive and took only 10mins after 30mins waiting on the boat!! We was very disappointed with its service, and decided... More 

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La Verne, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

We stayed at a resort that had a dive shop on the grounds. However, after reading the reviews for Y AKA Plongee we decided to dive with them. From the very first emails to Katy and Marco (the owners) I knew I had chosen the right dive shop. Their friendly nature comes right through in their emails. Upon meeting them,... More 

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Texas
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110 reviews 110 reviews
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125 helpful votes 125 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

We did seven dives with Y AKA in our 4 days in Rangiroa....each dive was spectacular in it's own way. You will dive the Tiputa pass almost each time unless you request Avatoru, but each dive in Tiputa was so completely different depending on the time of day. Between those seven dives, we dove with all of the DM's and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

dream team, takes small groups only, Katy and Marco really love their job and although they see dolphins everyday you can see and feel how happy they are after each dive. They really take care of you, we ended up doing 5 incredible dives in 2 days and if we could would have done more!!!!! Marco's timing for the sunset... More 

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