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Komodo Natl Park Liveaboard - First Dives

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We signed on for our first diving liveaboard in the Komodo National Park off the coast of Flores. We were lucky enough to be the only two on a beautiful boat designed to accommodate up to 8 passengers plus the divemasters and crew. Our excellent divemasters Scotty and Valerie did a refresher course at Sebayur and then we had a lovely shallow dive with very rich coral. Tatawa Besar was a fast drift dive where we scooted along with the current and enjoyed the show. Swam upcurrent with a black tip reef shark for a minute for more viewing before he decided to swim off.

56 minutes, 19.1m, 28C
Cuttlefish x2 (1 big)
Leaf scorpion fish
Various reef fish

Tatawa Besar
58 minutes, 14.1m, 28C
2x turtles
Black tip reef shark
Lobster x 5
Clown triggerfish
Batfish sweetlips

Posted by mjschrum 18:11 Archived in Indonesia Tagged park national komodo sebayur tatawa besar

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