Bali is a paradise for scuba divers. It has the vibrant music of the gamelan, bright greens of the rice terrace, mouth-watering cuisine and Balinese oil massage for relaxation. So in case you are traveling with a group of friends or your partner who is not a scuba diving lover. Well, they can enjoy the beauty of Bali. This Indonesian island has so much for scuba divers to enjoy like encounters with huge fishes, much diving, colorful coral reefs, cave diving and experiencing traditional Balinese boat ride. To know more about dive sites in Bali scroll down.
Crystal Bay in Nusa Penida
Many scuba divers who come to Bali wants to witness the Indonesian giant sunfish – mola-mola. They are of 1000 kg and more than 3 meter, round and flat in shape makes it easily recognizable. The sunfish can hopefully be seen at Crystal Bay, which is located near Penida village. We would recommend you to dive if you are an experienced deep diver because its 18m to 30m deep. And make sure that you wear 5mm full suit because the water is much cooler there.
Temple Garden in Pemuteran
This is not an archaeological dive site but an environmental conversation program. To make this project success from an ecosystem point of view, the site is covered in gorgonian now. It is located with Balinese temple gateway and statues of Ganesh, Buddha, and Krishna which gives it an ancient monument diving experience.
Bat cave in Nusa Penida
Now here you can see the cave while diving which is only accessible by the sea. To enter the tunnel leading to the cave, you need to dive to 30m deep. While diving you will see white and black tip sharks which will surely be going to add excitement to your dive. Until you reach the cave, you will see less light and you will hear some weird sound when you are still in the water. But once you reach the cave, you will get to know that it’s the voices of bats. It can be an adventurous diving for you.
Drop-off in Tulamben
The best part of Tulamben is that any diver can visit it and enjoy the view. The site is popular for deep diving, sponge, black and gorgonian coral. On the contrary, you can meet the white tip shark and pygmy seahorses. So never forget to add this on your next Bali Phuket packages.
After spending a lot of time doing scuba diving, you are looking for some rest but that too underwater then you can anytime join the free diving school in Bali. It is the best way to polish your underwater skills and the best part is you can also enjoy free diving school connected with yoga practice. Yoga’s breathing exercise and deep relaxation help divers to work on the body control underwater.
So the diving lovers, here are some best sites you can visit for diving in Bali. To get the best tour and travel deals you can contact JourneyCook and make your travel more convenient and pocket-friendly.