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Address: Caleta de Hanga Hoa, Easter Island, Chile
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+56 32 255 0375
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Great diving centre - not sure if it's amazing for beginners

I had a great experience at Orca, I did 4 excellent and special dives. Visibility was awesome and the sites were well chosen. The guides were really cool to me and very friendly... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 26 April 2016
Ernesto B
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Mendoza, Argentina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It were several years ago I had my last dive. Orca took me trough a repetation and gave me a dive with only the guide. I felt really safe and they seemed professional . Strongly recommended.

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Tynset Municipality, Norway
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15 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This snorkling trip was the worst experience of my 12 days visit at the island. I asked if this trip is suitable for beginners and the lady in the office said yes. The guide has not given any instructions and was not with us in the water. It were rough conditions and big waves. Lot of water came in to... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

I met with the owner who is French and has been 35years on the island so he happily shared his insight on how today's modern world influenced life on the island. He is passionate and very nice. He wanted to test my diving skills before going on a night dive at dive site Anchors reef which is a 5min boat... More 

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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

My first scuba dive with Orca was very good, but the second dive seemed rushed. The second dive was just outside the harbour and was not very interesting. The impression I got was that they were not that interested in the paying customer and were keener to get it over with to have to rest of the day off. The... More 

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Cheyenne, Wyoming
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

I tried snorkeling off one of the beaches and was disappointed so I paid to be part of a group Orca was taking offshore. The bonus to the trip was seeing the route the Birdmen ran and the cliff they climbed down then up in their competition. We also had a burial cave pointed out to us. We went snorkeling... More 

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Thank Wyosoldier
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8 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Had a great time, first time diving, the experience, photos and explanations in English were all great. The turtle I swam with was something I'll never forget. You would be crazy not to do this.

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Thank Liam C
Woodbridge, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

Dive centre were very friendly and knowledgable. They were happy to accommodate our bookings the day before the dive. They also arrange a trip out to the small pinnacles/island to the left as you look out to sea. The vis and fish life were average but well worth a couple of dives during your trip in my opinion (I've done... More 

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Thank Adrien C
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4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

My wife and I booked the "baptism" scuba course and couldn't have been more pleased. Cost around $70 for about two hour experience and a TON of photos (over 50ish) on a CD for us to keep. After a 30 minute explanation in wonderful English, allowing all of our questions, we got fitted for suits and fins and whatnot and... More 

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13 reviews
8 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

I am a beginner (passed the open water but only half a dozen dives) and they helped me improve by first watching me, then helping me get better by both giving advice and challenge me. They are very professional and safety oriented. They are always watching you but without being over protective or limitative. The briefing before each dive is... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

I had a great experience at Orca, I did 4 excellent and special dives. Visibility was awesome and the sites were well chosen. The guides were really cool to me and very friendly. I liked the way they gave the briefings prior to each dive with heaps of details. Very professional place and staff. Be ready to wait for days... More 

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