Bonaire! The Diver's Island

October 13-20, 2018
Mike Marks

$1,495 Diver plus Air

Mike Marks leads a trip to the garden of the Caribbean, Probably one of the very best places in the world to dive, Bonaire offers unlimited shore diving that is exceptional.  

Mike has multiple years experience diving in Bonaire and this years trip portends to be a terrific adventure.

The package features accommodations, nine boat dives and unlimited shore dives.  A 4 door pick-up to get there (1 per room) is also included as well as breakfast and FREE Nitrox for qualified divers, transfer and taxes.

Not Nitrox certified?  Sign up with PADI online. You'll need a dive computer, of course, but there are no other charges other than the online fee and you'll be a certified Nitrox Diver on the trip.

All for $1,395. (dbl. occ.)  Competitive prices on Airfare are available through Dive Connections.

$750 Deposit Required
To Hold A Space,
Balance payable July 7, 2018

Deposit Now!

Buddy's Dive Resort will host our diving and condominiums provide some of the finest accommodations on the island.  Check out their links and see for yourself! 
Other activities available - Kite boarding, wind surfing, mountain biking (ok little mountains!) Kayaking, bone fishing and, of course, being lazy.

Download Buddy's Bonaire Brochure!

Mike's Favorite Eateries!

Capriccio (A/C) - The best of the best!Bonmap.gif (21462 bytes)
Zeezicht Restaurant (A/C) - Maybe the oldest, most original on the island!
Cactus Blue - "Caribbean Cuisine"
Bella Vista @ Buddy Dive
Run Runners @ Captain Don's Habitat - Best Lunches Around; dinner too.  Closest to the dive center.
Patagonia - All you can eat mixed grill night.  Way too much :)
Karel's Beach Bar/Cappucino Bar - over the water to wrap up a day!

Mike's Favorite Dive Sites!

La Dania's Leap to Karpata  ***
Karpata  ***
Hilma Hooker (early am shore or night shore)
No Name Beach (drift)
Tori's Reef (drift)
Angel City/Alice in Wonderland
All of Klein Bonaire!!!!
Oil Slick Leap

***  These are my "can't miss" dives

Please call and reserve your spot.  

Trip Application & Release

Don't Forget - Dive Insurance and Travel Insurance


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