In Indonesia, Bali has very beautiful beaches. But it also has wonderful diving spots with the varied seabed and majestic flora. Diving lovers or beginners, here is presenting the best diving sites in Bali that must be tested at all costs.
Crystal Bay, Nusa Penida
It is one of the best diving sites in Bali. On the island of Nusa Penida in the south, Crystal Bay is the ideal spot to see stingrays and marbled on the sandy bottom, but also moonfish, fish from 2 to 3 meters long that go back with the cold currents of the August to October.
For whom: Confirmed divers, because the depth level is 15 to 30 m.
Manta Point, Nusa Penida
As the name suggests, Manta Point allows you to swim with manta rays for an out-of-the-ordinary experience, and a pure moment of communion with this species. In this seabed, manta rays come to be cleaned by other small fish: the opportunity to attend a dizzying ballet of rays.
For whom: Confirmed divers, the depth level being 10 to 25 meters.
Blue Corner, Nusa Penida
The Blue Corner site in Nusa Penida is the ideal spot for diving in Bali. You can see whale sharks, moonfish, and rays, all in an impressive aquatic flora.
For whom: Advanced divers, with experience of drifting, because the current can be very strong and the largest from the dive is about 30 meters.
Gili Selang, Amed
The Gili Selang diving spot, east of Bali, is distinguished by the density of corals and reefs exceptional and varied. It is common to encounter napoleons, turtles, as well as reef sharks.
For whom: Very experienced divers, because powerful currents are raging in this area of Selang at the extreme tip of East Bali.
Liberty Wreck, Tulamben
To explore the underwater ruins, nothing beats one of the best diving spots in Bali: The Liberty Week. This name comes from the wreckage USAT Liberty, cargo of the United States and victim of Japanese torpedoes during the Second World War. A descent of only three meters deep is necessary to explore this beautiful wreck encrusted with sponges and multicolored corals, where sometimes seahorses and nudibranchs (sea slugs) walk there.
For whom: For adventure lovers, passionate about history and adventure.
Secret Bay, Gilimanuk
In Gilimanuk Bay, Secret Bay will not leave you indifferent. Known for its biodiversity, this diving spot will fascinate macro photographers and lovers of small creatures moving on sandy bottoms. Secret Bay will also delight fans of muck dive, especially because of the presence of muddy mud in which strange creatures hide. There are also other marine species such as the ghost fish “Harlequin” or the famous aquarium fish Pterapogon Kauderni.
For whom: Amateur divers, level 1. The depth of the water is maximum 9 meters.
Napoleon Reef, Pemuteran
To close this selection of the best diving sites in Bali, we will talk about the Napoleon Reef in Pemuteran. A magnificent reef, a preferred breeding area for many species of fish such as cuttlefish and seahorses. To admire the beauty of the place, it is necessary to sink in the deeper areas because the upper part of the reef has suffered from the whitening of its corals linked to the El Nino phenomenon. The site Napoleon Reef has become an excellent place to witness the regeneration of corals and can admire many of its species, such as hard corals, giant Alcyonacea or barrel sponge
For whom: The amateur divers, because there are no strong currents and the clarity of the water offers an ideal visibility.