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Chuuk – Truk Lagoon May 2020

May 9, 2020 - May 16, 2020

$3395.00
Chuuk

Chuuk – Truk Lagoon May 2020

Chuuk state consists of seven major island groups lying within the Eastern Caroline Islands, about 617 miles southeast of Guam and 3,262 miles southwest of Hawaii also total land mass of Chuuk state, including the outer islands, is approximately 77 square miles.

Diving with Odyssey Adventures will allow us to see the ghost fleet of Truk Lagoon also the world’s best shipwreck destination. That’s only the beginning of your adventure. You’ll see an abundance of incredible tropical fish, anemones, gorgonians, and eagle rays. You’ll have the option to dive at your leisure, or borrow one of our experienced local dive guides who will show you all those places you wouldn’t find on your own.

 

Recreational Diving:
All dives can be completed within recreational limits.

Technical Diving Requirements:
Recommended certification Extended Range Diver
Technical buoyancy compensator set up to handle doubles
Twin regulator setups
Decompression dive computer and tables
Line cutting device and underwater slate

  • Rates for Technical Diving on board Odyssey Adventures also no charge for use of double tanks and pony bottles. $2.00/cubic foot Oxygen for mixtures other than standard free Nitrox.

Commonly Visited Wreck and Reef Sites

Fujikawa Maru.
Lush coral growth. Zero airplane fuselages and wing sections.
439’ Lenghth            0’-120’ Depth

Yamagiri Maru.
18″ diameter artillery shells of Battleship Musashi.
437’ Length   60’-120’ Depth

Nippo Maru.
2 man tank and artillery guns on deck. Photogenic wheelhouse.
353’ Legnth   50’-150’ Depth

Heian Maru.
Torpedoes and submarine telescopes. Massive size.
510’ Length   35’-100’ Depth

Sankisan Maru.
Lush soft coral growth on mast. Machine gun ammunition in hold.
200’ Lenghth            0’-100’ Depth

Hoki Maru.
Trucks, bulldozer and tractor in hold. Massive destruction of bow.
250’ length    45’-150’ Depth

Unkai Maru.
Photogenic bow gun. Good coral growth on masts.
360’ Legnth   30’-130’ Depth

Rio de Janiero Maru.
Awesome size. Photogenic propellers. Large engine room.
461’ Length           40’-120’ Depth

Hanakawa Maru.
Lush soft and hard coral growth.
363’ Length   10’-100’ Depth

Fumitzuki Destroyer.
Bow and stern guns, torpedo launcher.
320’ Length           80’-120’Depth

Betty Bomber.
Japanese small twin engine bomber.
60’ Length     50’-60’ Depth

Momokawa Maru.
Aircraft parts, truck frames and artillery shells.
380’ Lenghth            80’-150’ Depth

Shinkoku Maru.
Lush coral growth. Fantastic marine life. Excellent engine room.
500’ Length   30’-130’ Depth

Aikoku Maru.
Massive destruction of bow. Photogenic stern gun.
270’ Length   100’-200’ Depth

San Francisco Maru.
Tanks on deck. Trucks, mines, bombs and ammunition in holds.
375’ Length           100’-200’ Depth

Pizion Reef.
Wall dive. Large coral heads in the shallows. Sharks
15’-200’ Depth

Not all sites are visited every week. Weather, water conditions, dive skills and experience and guest requests are all taken into consideration on planning the particular itinerary of each trip.

Pricing.

Odyssey Live-a-board $3,614.75 based on Double occupancy includes 5% Chuuk sales tax and $50 dive permit.

 Payment Schedule
$500 deposit due at sign up
$1000 deposit due  April 1, 2019
$1000 deposit due September 1, 2019
Final payment due January 1, 2020

Payments are non-refundable

 

Not included:
Flights
Gratuities
Depending on local group size we will offer transportation from Jupiter Dive Center to Miami Airport – Cost will be calculated on number of travelers.

Travel Insurance is recommended.

DAN Insurance required

Passports are required & must be valid for 6 months after return date. Some countries require a VISA and passport to have 2 blank pages Anyone under 18 traveling without both parents are required to have a notarized Consent Letter.

Details

Start:
May 9, 2020
End:
May 16, 2020
Cost:
$3395.00
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Organizer

Jupiter Dive Center
Phone:
561-745-7807
Email:
info@jupiterdivecenter.com
Website:
https://jupiterdivecenter.com/

Venue

Chuuk
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