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TOPDIVE Fakarava

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Address: BP174, 98763, French Polynesia
Phone Number: +689 40 98 43 76
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The best of scuba-diving in Fakarva. 2 Diving centers in Fakarava located...

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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C'est TOP!

Diving with TOPDIVE left us stunned by the beauty of the underwater world of Fakarava. We especially liked the Southpass - or "shark paradise" - but also the North is worth... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
Simone L
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Canton of Zurich, Switzerland
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Canton of Zurich, Switzerland
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19 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Diving with TOPDIVE left us stunned by the beauty of the underwater world of Fakarava. We especially liked the Southpass - or "shark paradise" - but also the North is worth seeing. Cissou did an amazing job and we really loved spending time with him and his lovely girlfriend. Highly recommended!

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Setauket, New York
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16 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015

We dove with Top dive while staying at Paradise Motu Aito Pension to be able to dive the south pass. A present, a husband and wife who live on a motu near the pass. They provide diving services such as guiding the dives but also maintain a facility with a compressor able to provide free nitro. They are knowledgable divers... More 

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colorado
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63 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2015

Both the north and south pass have great dives. Shop will send transport to pick you up. Shop gear is in good shape if you don't bring your own. Saw Manta, Spotted Eagle, Sharks, Pacific Sennett, Pompano and all the usual tropical. We also saw some Crown of Thorns the do not seem to worry the locals. South pass is... More 

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London
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63 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2015

A well run organisation with Sissou as Dive Master and manager and Irene as the lady who made sure everything happened! They offer three dives a day with two dive boats. The North passe offers stunning diving either on the outer reef during an outgoing current or drift diving through the passe on an incoming current and is some 20... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 152 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2015

Best Dive center in the south pass of Fakarava. Very attentive staff, Used their services for an Intro dive in the best spot on the island. they came highly recommended by the owner of the pension Raimiti

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San Diego, California
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23 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2015

Just returned 2 days ago from the most outstanding dive experience of my life. My wife and I stayed at the Pearl Havaiki in the air conditioned beach cottages where I was picked up each morning by a van from the TOPDIVE North operation. Found it amusing that they gave me the very precise time of 8:14 for my pick-up... More 

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Paris
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

Our kids dived twice in Fakarava with Nikita and they just loved it. He and his wife were very friendly and very accomodating. The dives themselves were fantastic as we were in the south pass which seems to be the place to dive

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Denver, Colorado
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

We have dived with Top Dive in four separate islands in FP, and while we have had good experiences with them at all four places, Husband and wife dive pros Jenny and Niki at Top Dive Fakarava (South) were probably my favorite dive pros EVER. The South Pass is not an especially hard dive, or wasn't when we were there.... More 

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traverse city,mi
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

We did a 2 tank drift dive here. The crew was very professional and gave us detailed directions for the dive. Equipment was in good condition and the dive was great. Would go with this shop again.

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Chicago
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

We dove the South Pass and the North Reef as we are newly certified. The office and the dive masters were great and accommodating.

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