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Big Blue Scuba Diving

#1 of 36 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Port Vila Features Animals
Sea Wall, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
+678 27518
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Best dive experience of my life!

A place I can wholeheartedly recommend to anyone wanting to experience scuba diving at its best. I... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Vanessa D
via mobile
Best Dive Shop in Vanuatu

I just wanted to say many thanks to Mike and the team especially Luaki, Fabrice, Max, Jerry and... read more

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Big Blue Scuba teach more people to dive than anyone else in Vanuatu. We have local instructors and dive masters with great local knowledge. They love to share their dive sites with divers of all levels and experience, with multiple boats and dive sites we can cater to all.
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Sea Wall, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
+678 27518

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A place I can wholeheartedly recommend to anyone wanting to experience scuba diving at its best. I completed my CFR and rescue course with them, as well as 16 fun dives. They were extremely precise during my rescue, making sure I did every thing correctly,...More

Thank Vanessa D
Reviewed yesterday

I just wanted to say many thanks to Mike and the team especially Luaki, Fabrice, Max, Jerry and Nedge (hope I spelt your name correctly). Aaron my son and I had 10 fantastic days diving with Big Blue between 1st - 12th July, Aaron even...More

Thank gwadir
Reviewed 3 days ago

This review is credited to Madi, Fred and Fabrice who showed us unimaginable kindness and hospitality. My partner Laura and I called in the day before to book in a double dive. Laura had never dived before and initially we booked in for her to...More

Thank Ali-Obai
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I arranged my dive trip via Email which was very convenient. The shop replied immediately. They picked me up and the staff at the shop was quite nice. They also provide snacks on board and bring you back to your accommodation. Being still a beginner...More

2  Thank Susanne H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My reason to come to Vanuatu was to dive and was not disappointed. 4 dives ... 4 different wonderful experiences. Big Blue team are friendly super helpful professionals. 10/10 Peta Australia

1  Thank Peta J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great experience with the guys from Big Blue. The good: - friendly service - pick up from restaurant - understanding instructors - great location - nice easy and enjoyable boat ride to location. Quite quick - good reef. Not flush with fish and...More

Thank DavSmi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Spent 3 days diving with Big Blue, 6no. dives. I found dealing with Mike & Maggie in office easy and helpful. The divemasters and instructors on the boats were professional and fun to dive with. The sites are generally interesting and clean, coral in excellent...More

Thank Alistair R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Mile and his team were superb. We snorkeled while our young adult children were scuba diving. The coral and fish were amazing and our snorkeling guide showed us lots of hidden treasures, like the pin cushion starfish. Team was relaxed and lots of fun, but...More

Thank Kim S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Mike and his team at Big Blue Scuba were brilliant. The professionalism in the instruction and care for their clients was exceptional. The flexibility in their approach and knowledge made the experience outstanding. My kids were given competent instruction but at the same no easy...More

Thank Ian S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly and professional team. Did 4 dives over 2 days with Nedge. Dive sites were great and all different. Water was warm with good visibility. Would happily dive with these guys again. Great location on the seawall next to Nambawan cafe.

1  Thank NellButch
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Dianne W
27 October 2016|
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Response from BiKa-Claude | Reviewed this property |
Hide-away Island is a good option but as a big group I am sure Big Blue could offer some fun trips via boat to other areas.
27 July 2015|
Response from Tony F | Reviewed this property |
Hi Dan-Big blue run two dive tours a day.The morning dive departs 8.30am and is a 2 tank dive.so allow arrival back at the shop by 12.30 ish. Afternoon tour departs at 1.30pm and is a single tank dive so 3.30 pm is an... More