I have been diving since 1987 (AOW, Rescue, Ice) and my wife since 2007. We have dove all over the world, to include Theo in Freeport and Whale Sharks in the Sea of Japan. I was deployed, so we have not gone diving for over a year.
We are headed down to KW in a few weeks, and I really wanted to dive the Vandy. The wife called KWD, and was told we would have to do a shallow reef dive with a Divemaster at the cost of an extra $100 prior to the Vandy. Although the price of the dive alone costs as much as a dive w/ a divemaster anywhere else, I understand KWD wanting to ensure we are safe divers. Then the wife was told after the reef dive, we would have to dive with a divemaster a second day on a shallow wreck (again an extra $100), and on the 3rd day we could dive the Vandy. KWD did say we would get 10% off the second dive, and 15% off the third dive.
My point is, this is excessive. $99-120 is a resonable price for a dive w/divemaster in most places. $199 plus tax each day, for 2 days, just to make the dive on Day 3 is crazy.
Again, I understand making a dive prior to the Vandy, and we planned on diving for 2 days anyways, but really!!!
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