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Malecon Julio Izurieta y General Cordova | Plazoleta, a lado del Patacon Pisao, Puerto Lopez 130315, Ecuador
+593 93 920 4449
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Good diving

We went diving to the isla de plata to see the mantas. Unfortunately, we didn't see any, but the... read more

Reviewed August 31, 2017
NNSucre
via mobile
Worst dive experience ever …

It started out nicely, emails about planning were swift and clear. But when it came to diving... read more

Reviewed May 12, 2017
Stef133
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Antwerp, Belgium
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We offer scuba diving day tours and scuba diving lessons inside Machalilla National Park. We are the only diving school who Works with native guides certified by PADI. We offfer more tan 20 different places for scuba diving, inside this marine reserve. It's fun and safe!
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  • Very good3%
  • Average6%
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Aug 31, 2017
“Good diving”
May 12, 2017
“Worst dive experience ever …”
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Malecon Julio Izurieta y General Cordova | Plazoleta, a lado del Patacon Pisao, Puerto Lopez 130315, Ecuador
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Reviewed August 31, 2017 via mobile

We went diving to the isla de plata to see the mantas. Unfortunately, we didn't see any, but the Organisation and the guiding was very good. We felt perfectly save with Pierre as our dive master. The equipment is not super new, but good and...More

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FondoAzul, Propietario at Fondo Azul, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you choosing us and for your excellent comment. It would be a pleasure to take you diving in your next visit to Puerto lopez.

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Reviewed May 12, 2017

It started out nicely, emails about planning were swift and clear. But when it came to diving … 1. There are absolutely NO safety rules: no briefing (unless you call explaining the psi-to-bar-ratio a briefing), no signal check, no dive plan, no oxygen on board,...More

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Reviewed September 1, 2016

We had a great time. Even though my daughter had no experience in diving, Luis explained everything well and did very well with the fact we spoke no spanish. We would definitely recommend this place.

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Reviewed August 2, 2016

Third time I dive with Luis who has now his own boat and diving centre in Puerto Lopez. Being born in Puerto Lopez, he's got a perfect knowledge about diving places his passion is diving and he'll enjoy showing you all the creatures. Unfortunately prices...More

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Reviewed June 6, 2016 via mobile

Perfect diving days with native guides. I made my Open Water with them in beautiful places. Just amazing.

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Reviewed April 15, 2016

It was the first time I went diving. It was such a good experience that I immediatly decided to take the Padi open water course too and I'm really glad I did it with Fondo Azul. Luis, Freddy and Pierre are very nice people with...More

Thank Sofie V
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Reviewed April 3, 2016

Went diving with Fondo Azul and had an incredible time. Luís and his brother had everything prepared for us and took us to amazing dive spots. The amount of experience Luís has with diving and the area in general made me feel safe and confident...More

Thank Arica S
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Reviewed April 2, 2016

Fondo Azul is a really professional and nice team! I always felt very safe with them, and Luis and Freddy are really going to make your dive as fun and nice as possible! They are native divers with a lot of experience so they know...More

Thank Tioufi
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Reviewed April 2, 2016

Diving with Fondo Azul has been one of the most amazing experience in diving I've ever had. The diving sites, environment, and the entire kind team makes of diving an unique experience. Being from Puerto Lopez also creates a huge opportunity to contribute with local...More

Thank javiergilbert
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Reviewed March 31, 2016 via mobile

My friends and I decided to go diving in Puerto Lopez and it was an incredible experience for us, not only for the place that is amazing, but for all our tour, we were on a Tour with Fondo Azul, and everything was perfect, the...More

Thank Erick Z
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