Diving in Bali
You can enjoy the magnificent biodiversity of small animals of Amed and Tulamben but also manta and mola-molas rays of Nusa Penida.
Dives around the island of Bali are varied and full of wonderful encounters .
Near Plouf Diving we can organize day trips around :
Amed : Jemeluk , Pyramid, the wall of Amed, Bunutan , Amed secret , Jalan Melasti .
Tulamben : USAT Liberty , Tulamben Wall, coral garden , Seraya "secret" , Segara , niti Batu , Batu Kelebit .
Banyuning : Wreck Japanese , Gili Selang .
Padang Bay : Tepekong , Blue lagoon , Jetty.
We can also organize diving safaris on more remote sites :
Menjangan, Nusa Penida
Diving Jemeluk bayDepth : 0 à 32 mCurrent : very lowDifficulty : very easyType : Shore dive Diving Jemeluk bayLocated in the middle of Amed this bay is famous for its sunset but also for its dive site.One of the best place to start a training or enjoy the underwater creatures.A gentle sand slope with some nice surprises such as seasonal […]
Diving PyramidDepth 0 to 40 MCurrent : low to midDifficulty : easyType : boat drift Diving PyramidThis dive site is named after the fifty pyramids that have been immersed on it.Very nice drift dive in which you can see a large number of underwater species.It starts by garden eels followed by multiple blue spotted stingrays, […]
Diving Amed wallDepth : 0 to 50 MCurrent : low to midDifficulty : easyType : boat drift Diving Amed wallThis dive site is obviously named after the drop off located on the side of Jemeluk in Amed.This drop off quickly goes down to 50 meters or more and lets us admire beautiful gorgons as well […]
Diving BunutanDepth : 0 to 40 MCurrent : low to strongDifficulty : for experienced diversType : boat drift Diving BunutanThis dive site is named after the village that edges Amed.Beautiful drift dive that can contain many gorgeous surprises.Depending on the tide the current can be very strong and allow the divers travel a long distance without […]
Diving Amed secretDepth : 0 à 30 mCurrent : lowDifficult y : EasyType : Muck Diving Amed secretThis site is located at about 500 meters of the center at the mouth of a river.The settlings that came from the river during the rainy season become a loam for a large number of quite rare species.A […]
Diving Jalan MelastiDepth : 0 à 30 MCurrent : low to midDifficulty : easyType : shore muck Diving Jalan MelastiThis dive is named after the road at the entrance of Amed.This dive is recommended as a night dive.There are some rocks in te shallow part followed by a gentle black sand slope.On a couple of […]
Diving Gili SelangDepth : 0 à 50 MCurrent : mild to very strongDifficulty : For experienced diversType : Drift dive Diving Gili SelangGili Selang is the name of the island on the extreme est part of bali.The water entry is made near the island and amazes us from the very first minnuts of the dive.The […]
Diving Japanese wreckDepth : 0 à 60 MCurrent : weak to strongDifficulty : For experienced diversType : Shore dive Diving Japanese wreckJapanese Wreck is a site located in Banyuning a small village after Amed.If you already visited the USAT Liberty in Tulamben you’ll find this ship kind of small .But on this site it is […]
Diving USAT LibertyDepth : 0 à 40 MCurrent : low to midDifficulty : averageType : Shore wreck Diving USAT LibertyThe wreck of the USAT has a long story.This US Navy frighter has been sunk near Lombok in 1941 by the Japanese but it arrived to Tulamben where it ran aground.In 1963 the eruption of the Agung […]
Diving Seraya secretDepth : 0 à 40 MCurrent : Low to midDifficulty : EasyType : Muck Diving Seraya secretThe dive is named after the beach where we start this beautiful muck dive.It was used to be called Seraya Secret but the name shortened with the arrival of divers of all around the world.A sand slope with […]
Diving Tulamben Drop offDepth : 0 à 50 MCurrent : lowDifficulty : EasyType : Shore drop-off Diving Tulamben Drop offThe Tulamben Drop off is reachable by the beach or by boat if you want a drift dive.This site is about 500 meter away from the Liberty wreck.The dive starts with a slope of black sand […]
Diving Coral GardenDepth : 0 à 40 MCurrent :lowDifficulty : EasyType : Shore muck dive Diving Coral GardenTulamben’s Coral Garden is located not far of the USAT’s wreck.Some metallic structures have been set to allow the juvenile fish and corals to grow.The relief is a gentle sand slope that goes down to about 40 meters […]
Diving SegaraDepth : 0 à 40 MCurrent : lowDifficulty : EasyType : Shore muck dive Diving SegaraSegara is a site located a few kilometers before Tulamen’s wreck if you come from Amed.The access is by the beach near an Hindu temple.On the left we can enjoy a nice drop off that easily goes down to […]
Diving Batu NitiDepth : 0 à 40 MCurrent : lowDifficulty : EasyType : Shore muck dive Diving Batu NitiThis site is next to the famous Seraya.The path leading to it is kind of chaotic but the dive is worth the travel.It starts with some black rocks scattered on the ground followed by a sand slope.The […]
Diving Batu KelebitDepth : 0 à 50 MCurrent : moderateDifficulty : AverageType : Shore Diving Batu KelebitThis dive site is located a few kilometres after the Tulamben wreck.A gentle sand slope allows us to easily start the dive, after that comes a drop off that goes down to about 30 meters.The combination of those two […]
The South of Bali
Diving Cristal bayDepth 0 to 60 MCurrent : Moderate to very strongDifficulty : For experienced diversType : Drift dive Diving Cristal bayThis site is probably one of the most famous in Bali thanks to it’s mola-molas who come up from the depths to get cleaned by angel and butterfly fish from July to October.Here the […]
Diving Manta point Depth : 0 à 25 MCurrent : none to midDificulty : EasyType : Boat dive Diving Manta pointAs you might think this site is famous for it’s manta rays.And the name is well deserved, except a few week a year they’re always here.It is not uncommon to see a dozen a dive.You go […]
Diving JettyDepth : 0 à 20 MCurrent : None to very strongDifficulté : faciletype : shore or boat muck dive Diving Jetty :Jetty is a site located between Candidasa and Padang Bay.As you might think this this site is on a jetty about 200 meters long and starts from the beach or by boat.Don’t expect […]
Diving in Bali
- The steep drop offs offer us very colorful ballads with many hard and soft corals, as well as many multicolored fish .
Most dives are done in jukung, a traditional rocker boat.
- The sites of "muck dive" will be the paradise for enthusiasts of macro photography and will discover a multitude of different species .
Phantom fish, seahorses are just some of the critters you can see with us .
- The wreck of the USAT Liberty:
Laying between 6 and 26 meters deep, surprises us every day.
Turtles, bumphead parrots and pygmy seahorses will make this dive on a carcass 110 meters long colonized by hard and soft corals amazing
- Muck dive : Sidem, Seraya and many more
Seahorses, rhinopias, harlequin shrimp or toad fish are residents of these black sand sites.
- Nusa Penida is known around the world for its moon fish .
They come shallower to get cleaned by banner fish .
But you will also find many manta rays and beautiful drop offs with countless corals.
- Candidassa amazes us with its dives with small animals seahorses, toad fish and ghost fish will be waiting for you.
If you like adrenaline dives, Mimpang and Tepekong are for you .