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Dive Alor Dive

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Kalabahi Area, Alor Island, Indonesia
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Dive Alor with Donovan Whitford, It’s very dangerous.

This operator is strongly not recommended. There was only 1 Divemaster guiding all divers. On... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2017
Andie A
Great time diving with Donovan in Alor

After diving throughout Indonesia, I have to say that this diving experience was one of my... read more

Reviewed September 13, 2017
kickthegrind
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Fredericton, Canada
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Welcome to Dive Alor Dive, the website of the original founders and developers of Alor diving. We hope you enjoy your visit. We have been running a land based diving operation in Alor for more than 22 years and logged more than 4,500 dives in the Alor islands alone.
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“donovan” (23 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Kalabahi Area, Alor Island, Indonesia
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

This operator is strongly not recommended. There was only 1 Divemaster guiding all divers. On 1st & 2nd day there were 15 divers and on the 3rd day there were 8 divers. Ideally, every 3 divers is guided by 1 divemaster. It’s very dangerous when...More

3  Thank Andie A
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Reviewed 13 September 2017

After diving throughout Indonesia, I have to say that this diving experience was one of my favourites. We had the sites to ourselves (well except the local kids who would swim down and try to reach us) and the sea life was incredible. You won't...More

2  Thank kickthegrind
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Reviewed 10 September 2017

With a place not known to many, Dive Alor Dive is the pioneer dive operator with 25 years of experience in this area. Donovan , who hails from Australia has been a resident of East Nusa Tenggara and is hands down the most respected dive...More

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Reviewed 6 September 2017

Loved diving with Donovan in Alor, so much fun, great knowledge, and boat! Would definitely recommend! More info on girlsthatscuba.com

Thank sarah r
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Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Top service from Donovan and his team (Om Chris, etc). From the moment we arrived till we departed, they made sure our meals, transport, gears and accommodation were covered. The highlight though was definitely the diving. It was just spectacular! Donovan took us to a...More

Thank William David P
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Reviewed 16 July 2017

Diving in Alor was a great experience in many aspects… abundant marine life, comfi boat, fun crew, delicious food, lots of sun and overall well organized trip from start to finish. We dived across the Alor waters in front of picturesque islands and in some...More

Thank Eric P
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Reviewed 4 July 2017

To start with, my journey to reach Alor is a loooong and tiring one with lots of overnight transits it felt like I was going to the end of the world. So I thought, "this trip has got to be worth it"... and it did....More

Thank Ruth T
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Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Above all Safety was my first requirement and this was well handled by Dive Alor Dive. And then the hot soup after the first dive was awesome. It was great 3 days dive @ Alor with Donovan. Thank you and I'll be back!

Thank Reza M
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Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

Very well organized trip, yet fun and safe, great food and acomodation too.. surely we'll come back for more adventurous journey with you.. Thanks Donovan.. 😀

Thank instructorsteven
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Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

From the start,reception was so warm and welcoming, the service was excellent,the food superb, and dive guide was accurate and always put safety above anything,of course you have to take care your safety indepedently nevertheless

1  Thank AlbertLin2910
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