One Day Dive in Nusa Penida

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  • Duration: 1 day
  • Price: IDR 1,750,000

Nusa Penida offers some of best diving to be found anywhere. Most of the dive sites around Nusa Penida and its two small sister islands – Nusa Lembongan and Nusa Ceningan will be a drift dive. Upwelling from the deep water south of Bali, keep the visibility in these areas clear, but can also form thermo clines with temperatures dropping down to 22.

Duration : 7 hours
Minimal Participant : 2 pax

Description

LOCATION: South East of Bali, approximately 18 Nm from Sanur and 30 minute by our “explorer II” TYPE OF DIVES: Boat diving and Drift diving VISIBILITY: 15 – 40 metres

DEPTHS: 6 – 40 metres CURRENT: mild to currents up to 4+ knots SUITABILITY: Preferably divers with some experience CONDITION: Currents, can at times be quite strong therefore if unsure should request a thorough dive briefing and stick close to Pro Dive Bali Divemaster, good varieties of hard and soft corals, the water can get pretty cold at times.

HIGHLIGHTS: Numerous dive sites. Slopes and Drop-offs. Interesting species to be found (e.g. Eagle and Manta Rays, Mola-Mola, turtle etc), many pelagic. Excellent varieties of corals Located18 Nm east of Sanur. With “Explorer II” our alloy boat specially designed for diving, will get you to the island in approximately 30 minutes. Nusa Penida offers some of best diving to be found anywhere.

Most of the dive sites around Nusa Penida and its two small sister islands – Nusa Lembongan and Nusa Ceningan will be a drift dive and the current can reach more than 4 knots. Upwelling from the deep water south of Bali, keep the visibility in these areas clear, but can also form thermo clines with temperatures dropping down to 22 °. Pelagic are the main attraction here and you have a good chance to see jacks, mackerel, tuna, turtle, and mantas.

Sharks are common and big mantas are frequently sighted. Perhaps the most unusual pelagic visitor to Nusa Penida ( August – September ) is the unique mola-mola or oceanic sunfish, a mysterious large flattened fish with elongated dorsal and vertal fins and a lumpy growth instead of a tail fin.

Pick Up

  • Kuta      07.00 – 07.30 (free)
  • Central Nusa Dua      07.00 – 07.30 (free)
  • Sanur      07.30 – 08.00 (free)

Inclusion

  • Tanks and weightbelt for 2 dives
  • Lunch and Refreshments
  • Pro Dive Bali Divemaster or Instructors as your diveguide
  • Land and sea transportation (*free pick up service in Sanur, Kuta and Central Nusa dua)