E: mantares@bfcfiji.com Barefoot Manta is set on the tip of the island, providing it with three beaches, one each side. Only cold water but this was no problem when I stayed cause the weather was really warm. Can I swim into the channel to see the mantas by myself? The resort offers a variety of clean, comfortable accommodation from twin-share waterfront bures (beach huts) built and thatched in traditional style, to deluxe 4 sleeper dorms. Perfect for snorkeling, beautiful island. And fun too. Welcome to Barefoot Kuata Island Somewhere between the end of the earth and the beginning of heaven is a little slice of paradise that we call home. Barefoot Manta Island offers a tranquil environment, with … We may go several days during the season without seeing any mantas at all. Rented gear for snorkeling, and spent most of the days in the water. How long should I plan to stay at Barefoot Manta if I want to see mantas? The trips out in the manta channel generally last 45 minutes to an hour. It is along this unspoiled stretch of beach forming the gateway to the Yasawa Islands, that we built Kuata Islands eco-inspired - Barefoot Kuata Resort. Barefoot Manta Island is ideally located between two beaches. Located in the secluded Yasawa Islands, the eco-friendly Barefoot Manta Resort is ideally situated for swimming, diving and snorkeling. The food 5 star. Our manta snorkel trip is FJ$69*. It was really nice little hut with a deck area, looking out on to the beach. Review tags are currently only available for English language reviews. Volunteers joining an expedition are highly likely to see manta rays while diving in the area. Everyday there are different activities you can participate in. Barefoot Manta Island Both toothless and without stingers these huge animals are harmless to humans. Several hotels can be found close to Manta Ray Passage, especially Barefoot Manta Island (facing the passage), Mantaray Island Resort (1.5km from the spot), Paradise Cove and Botaira Resort (both of them at approx. Manta Island, Food is nice enough but not amazing. North of Viti Levu and Nadi off Nanuya Balavu Island, the snorkeling at Mantaray Island offers the chance to snorkel with manta rays. Guests can enjoy a number of recreational activities on site or nearby, including volleyball, kayaking and hiking. We stayed at Barefoot Manta, ... with the help of my boyfriend’s drone and snorkeling videos it sure is the nicest video I have ever had to put together. This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC. Barefoot Island During the months of May through to October, ... Snorkeling with manta rays in Thailand Koh Bon Island This is the best place to snorkel with manta rays in Thailand, home to the largest manta cleaning and feeding station and giant mantas up to 5 metres in length. Sometimes, they are floating right next to you. The morning starts with a light breakfast while cruising to Karang Makassar or Manta Reef, a sure highlight of Komodo Island Snorkeling! Only downside to this resort is the food. While we have being researching the manta ray for many years taking valuable detailed data, their aggregation is still highly variable. Fiji is one of the leading countries in the protection of this species and therefore we take our interactions with mantas very seriously. Great snorkelling and scuba diving.I would have loved to have stayed a few more days and will do so next time.Resort staff should be very proud of the presentation of the resort so soon after a major cyclone. The SSI dive school employs two certified dive instructors to support divers of all abilities. Loved our sunset beach bure! From AU$81 per night on Tripadvisor: Barefoot Manta Island, Drawaqa Island. The snorkeling the best in Fiji. Thanks to Barefoot Manta Island and the people there for giving us such an amazing time! As lovely as the resort is the focus on conservation and coral restoration make Barefoot Manta a very special experience. more. With Barefoot Conservation you will gain practical marine conservation experience in one of the world’s most stunningly pristine and remote locations for marine research. We spent 7 nights at Barefoot Manta Island to celebrate our 15th wedding anniversary. The alcohol, drinks and snacks were very reasonably priced and were the cheapest that I saw. We saw three huge mantas and it was a great experience. Please see our partners for full details. Only spent one night at Barefoot Manta Resort after 5 nights at Barefoot Kuata Resort but the experience was fantastic. Drinking water is provided free but wifi is not ($12 for one hour or $24 for 24 hours). Stayed at this resort for a few days. Food here was mostly very good and the cost of the compulsory meal plan was about average. Barefoot Manta is paradise. We stayed 3 nights at Barefoot Manta Island.The staff were friendly, helpful, knowledgeable and always smiling. Drawaqa Islands, Fiji Not only because we have both manta colorations (chevron and black), but you will be with the Fiji manta experts during your stay. Book your getaway today! Definitely recommended! The staff were nice, except one guy from the dive shop who was a bit rude. Barefoot Manta Island: Best snorkling in the Yasawas - See 496 traveller reviews, 702 candid photos, and great deals for Drawaqa Island, Fiji, at Tripadvisor. Island has become quite famous for we run the trips in addition to this resort to up. 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