10 the best diving spot in Indonesia
1. Pulau Weh, Aceh
I guess you must be familiar with the word Pulau Weh, right?
Weh Island, or better known as Sabang, is one of the municipalities in Aceh Province, Indonesia.
Sabang itself offers a lot of destinations that you can enjoy, starting from the Zero Kilometer tourist spot which is the first point of Indonesia.
The Merapi Jaboi volcano tour, Anouk Laot, Priya Laot to Diving on several beautiful islands of Sabang.
Having a strategic location, which is surrounded by the Indian Ocean and the Malacca Strait makes Sabang the most interesting area for you to visit.
Sabang has at least 20 of the best diving areas with variant difficulties, making it suitable for beginner and expert divers.
There are Weh Island, Klah Island, Rondo Island, Seulako Island, also Rubiah Island which has a very enchanting underwater view with amazing and amazing sea habitat.
Make sure you provide a waterproof camera to capture exciting moments on the seabed.
2. Alor Islands, NTT
If you visit the southeastern part of Indonesia, then you can find the Alor Islands located in East Nusa Tenggara.
Alor has a beautiful island that reaches 20 islands and the strait with a very charming view, guaranteed you will feel at home here.
There are about 30 diving spots such as Half Moon Bay, Baruna’s Point, Trip Top, etc. that you can try to dive.
The most interesting thing you can enjoy while diving is playing with coral sharks, turtles, and watching the movements of other marine life.
What an extraordinary expectation.
3. North Halmahera, North Maluku
Crowned as the heart of the world’s coral triangle, North Halmahera is the sea with the most beautiful coral reefs in the country.
So do not be surprised if this one diving area is said to be called the best diving spot in Indonesia that is recognized worldwide.
Bordering the Pacific Ocean, one of the cities in North Maluku Province offers a seabed that is quite romantic and charming.
The calm currents and waves cause this sea to be loved by every diver wherever they are.
So it doesn’t hurt if you try to dive and capture the atmosphere of diving on the seabed of North Halmahera.
4. Thousand Islands, Jakarta Province
Even in the capital city of Indonesia.
You can find the best diving locations with awesome views.
Namely the Thousand Islands located in the northern part of Jakarta
Presenting about 101 islands that are very beautiful and soothing.
Places that are quite interesting to dive are at the point of Gosong Balik Layar, Gosong Sepa, Melinjo, Pulau Matahari, Pulau Putri and many more.
Here you will, of course, be accompanied by professional diving experts.
So for those of you who are beginners do not have to worry about diving.
5. Island of the Gods, Bali
Who does not know Bali? There are even tourists who call Bali Indonesia.
Of course, because of the natural beauty of the charming sea makes the Island of the Gods as the most popular tourist location every year.
Bali itself has the best diving destinations in the country.
Starting from Nusa Penida which has many beaches for diving in Manta Point, Penida Bay, Toyapakeh, Malibu Point, Crystal Beach, and others.
Not only that, you also dive in Amed by presenting extraordinary beaches such as the Amed Cliffs, Teluk Lipah and Gili Selang.
There is also Menjangan, East Coast of Bali, Tulamben.
To Sanur which offers the best diving experience that will never be forgotten.
In addition to diving.
You can also do snorkeling with friends or family who are fellow lovers of marine nature tourism.
6. Komodo Island, NTT
Komodo Island was recognized by UNESCO as a world heritage site in 1992 ago.
Apparently, this island located in West Manggarai district.
NTT also has the best diving spots you can try.
There are Red Beach, Batu Tiga, to the Big Tata that you can make a diving vehicle.
Here you can see a variety of underwater biotas such as coral sharks, turtles, and barracudas.
Not only that, the biodiversity and seafloor topography at this diving location is.
In fact, able to attract visitors to linger under the sea surface.
7. Raja Ampat Islands, West Papua
Raja Ampat is an archipelago consisting of approximately 610 island clusters that can make you chuckle in awe.
The islands in West Papua have the four largest and most visited by foreign tourists.
Namely Misool Island, Salawati Island, Batanta Island, and Waigeo Island.
These four islands have been named the islands that have the highest diversity of marine life.
Raja Ampat itself is one of the charming marine parks in the country.
Even recognized by the world as an island with the most coral reefs which account for around 75% of all coral reef species worldwide.
There are even many species of fish that live on the seabed of Raja Ampat with the best diving locations on Mansuar Island, Chicken Reef, Mike’s Point, Blue Magic, and others.
Then you should be proud to be a part of the Republic of Indonesia.
8. Karimunjawa Cluster, Central Java
Karimunjawa Islands has at least 27 islands that are lined with beautiful and charming.
Located in the Java Sea, this cluster offers quite exotic and dramatic marine realms that will make you not want to come back after being here.
Defined as one of the National Parks on March 15, 2001, this area in Jepara Regency, Central Java has become the best diving area in our beloved country.
9. Wakatobi Sea, Southeast Sulawesi
Wakatobi has at least 25 species of coral reefs that are beautiful and suitable for you to make as a photo spot.
A sea which is located in the southern part of Sulawesi Island.
There are selected islands such as Wangi Wangi, Kaledupa, Tomia, and Binongko.
These four locations are very suitable for you to make the area for diving.
Crowned as a national park in 1996 by UNESCO, Wakatobi has become one of the favorite seas of all tourists for diving.
10. Derawan Cluster, East Kalimantan
Located in the district of Berau, East Kalimantan, Derawan is the most targeted group of islands by local and international tourists.
Some of which are well-known including Maratua Island, Derawan Island, Sangalaki Island, and Kakaban Island which are populated with harmless jellyfish species.
Well, after reading information about the 10 best diving spots in Indonesia that are recognized by the world.
Surely makes you want to immediately fly there and dive right away.
Keep in mind, keep safety first and obey the rules given by your diving expert.
This aims to make you dive calmly and pleasantly.
Happy diving !!