WITH A QUARTER OF THE PLANET’S FISH SPECIES AND 15% OF ITS CORAL, ABUNDANT INDONESIA IS A MUST FOR ANY PASSIONATE DIVER.
Indonesia is an epicenter of biodiversity, hosting a greater variety of marine life than anywhere else on earth. With over 17,508 islands and situated in the heart of the coral triangle, Indonesia is a diver’s paradise. From tiny pygmy seahorses and macro critters to magnificent manta rays and the mighty Mola, there’s plenty to see. Enjoy exhilarating drift and reef diving, fantastic night diving, unique muck diving and breathtaking steep walls. Tec divers probe the deep trenches and wreck divers love the many World War II relics. Indonesia caters for all budgets and holiday tastes with possibilities as diverse and abundant as the marine life.
Known as the ‘Island of the Gods’, Bali’s diverse reefs, rich culture and stunning scenery will leave you spellbound. For manta rays, seasonal Mola and drift dives head over to Nusa Penida. Tulambe…
- CENTRAL SULAWESI
Featuring calm waters, crystal clear visibility and a variety of dive environments, Central Sulawesi is a paradise found for underwater lovers. Endemic species abound in this biodiversity hotspot.
From the swift currents and manta rays of Komodo National Park to the crazy critters in Maumere Bay, Flores is one of the best diving destinations in Indonesia.
The hugely popular Indonesian island of Java is a land of misty mountainsides and towering temples. Scuba diving here is a joy, where crystal clear waters await.
The land of the dragons promises adventure and excitement. Whether you decide on a shore based stay or a liveaboard, you’ll be blown away by the scenery and the dive sites. The sheer abundance of m…
The island of Lombok has everything from a towering volcano to picture-perfect white sand beaches. Underwater there are pretty coral gardens and staggering pinnacles that attract seasonal hammerhea…
- NORTH SULAWESI
North Sulawesi is home to the weird and wonderful critters of the Lembeh Strait, beautiful walls in Bunaken and the live volcanoes of the Sangihe Archipelago.
- RAJA AMPAT
If you want to experience remote and pristine reefs, then Raja Ampat is a must. Hundreds of tiny islands and pinnacles breach the surface of the aquamarine waters which are home to everything from …
- SOUTHEAST SULAWESI
For those willing to journey off Indonesia’s beaten path, Southeast Sulawesi provides some of the world’s most colorful diving, complete with many pristine and uncrowded dive sites.
Volcanoes, rainforests and beautiful coral reefs, Sumatra has something for every kind of adventure seeker.
- BUNAKEN & SILADEN
Bunaken’s colossal walls, clear blue water and diverse marine life will impress the most seasoned of divers. Turtles, reef sharks and eagle rays are a highlight and the wealth of macro life is equa…
Known as the “Critter Capital of the World”, the Lembeh Strait is home to an abundance of unique and rare marine life which thrive on its black sand muck diving slopes. Lembeh is an underwater play…
WHAT TO SEE
With thousands of unique dive spots across Indonesia, you can find many magnificent sea creatures during a vacation to this tropical paradise. Divers often see angelfish, surgeons, lion fish, and trumpet fish, as well as barracudas and sharks of many kinds – including black tip, white tip, and potentially even a tiger shark.
Sea turtles, snakes, octopus and manta rays are other frequently encountered inhabitants of these dive spots – and the luckiest visitors may even swim with dolphins, orcas, or the world’s largest mammal – the great blue whale. Whether you do one dive or 100, scuba diving the oceans of Indonesia will prove to be a memorable experience.