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Scuba Diving in Bali

Bali Scuba Diving Packages

Duration Price
Discovery Scuba Diving in East Bali3 hours
INR 8,957
Tulamben Wreck Diving Day Trip10 hours
INR 19,012

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Scuba Diving in Bali is a must-do activity of your Bali trip for anyone visiting this Indonesian Island. Owing to the vibrant coral reefs, variety of marine life and crystal clear water, Bali is one of the ideal destinations in the world to go Scuba Diving. Due to the abundance of gorgeous tropical islands,

You are likely to be spoilt for choice while looking for the finest sites for Bali Scuba Diving. Bali's dive locations can be found all across the island. Menjangan Island, Tulamben, Pemuteran, and Amed are some of the most well-known diving spots where scuba divers will be able to spot marine species like Sea Turtles, Reef Sharks, Sea Fans, Seahorses, Lobsters, Morays, Manta Rays, Ocean Sunfish and even Whale Sharks.

Scuba Diving Bali caters to all levels of divers, from beginners to experts. If you're on vacation in Bali and want to try Scuba Diving for a while, sites like Amed, Padang Bay, and Pulau Menjangan are ideal. On the other hand, if you are a seasonal diver, opt for locations like Nusa Penida, Nusa Lembongan, and Candidasa to explore the ocean in its true beauty. Come down to Bali & indulge in Scuba Diving to create a lifetime of memories.

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Which are the best places for Scuba Diving in Bali?

1. Menjangan Island: The Menjangan Island, located off the coast of Menjangan in Bali is one of the best places for scuba diving in Bali. There are several spots in and around the island from where you can go deep-sea diving up to 30 m underwater in the clear blue waters of the ocean.

During the experience, you can hire diving equipment, you can also ask for training from some of the trained professionals who are present on site. The waters are filled with colourful fish and beautiful corals.

Location: Budak Wreck Dive, Menjangan Island, Bali, Indonesia.
Best Time: April to October
Price: IDR 1,200,000 – IDR 2,000,000 approx.

2. Amed: 
One of the most beautiful places for scuba diving in Bali is Amed, a tropical island in Bali that is known for its clear blue waters and the beautifully preserved corals that you can discover as part of the experience.

Amed is a scuba diver’s paradise since it offers sites for professional divers, as well as for those looking to learn and sign up for courses, as well as for those who want to go for a short guided swim. 

Location: Amed St, Bunutan, Abang, Karangasem Regency, Bali 80852, Indonesia
Best time: April to October
Price: IDR 1,20,000 for 2 dives

3. Seraya Secrets:
 
One of the most famous and sought-after spots for scuba diving in Bali is Seraya Secrets – a thin strip of underwater spots which have a number of special features. The floor of the seabed in this area is covered with volcanic sand, which gives it a unique colour and texture.

It has also led to the growth and development of several unique, underwater critters and marine animals that you can spot during your scuba diving sessions. It is also one of the best spots for underwater photography.

Location: Jl. Danau Buyan 47, Sanur, Bali, Indonesia, 80228
Best time: April to early September
Price: IDR 10,000,000 for a family package of 5

4. Tulamben:
 
If you are searching for the best place to scuba dive in Bali, look no further than Tulamben, which is also considered the most famous diving site on these islands. The waters surrounding this diving site are filled with beautiful coral reefs, schools of colourful fish, barracudas, trevallies and other stunning creatures like garden eels and Sweetlips which are present in abundance in the shallow waters.

People of all levels of expertise can enjoy the experience of swimming in the waters around Tulamben, which makes it the perfect spot for diving during your Bali vacation.

Location: Karangasem, Jl. Raya Singaraja, Tulamben, Kubu, Kabupaten Karangasem, Bali 80852, Indonesia
Best time: April to October
Price: IDR 6,000,00

5. Nusa Penida: 
Manta Rays, colourful tropical fish, eels, bat caves, sunfish and clownfish are only some of the many wonderful creatures you can discover when you go diving in Nusa Penida. It is one of the most recommended places when considering the best place to scuba dive in Bali.

You can avail the option of going shallow diving in waters that are 10-20 m deep, but you can also explore a few deep-sea diving spots which are as deep as 40 m! The little island is surrounded by a thriving marine ecosystem that you can interact with closely when you are diving here.

Location: Jl. Raya ToyaPakeh, Ped, Nusapenida, Kabupaten Klungkung, Bali 80771, Indonesia
Best time: June to October
Price: IDR 1,50,000 for 2 dives approx.

6. Pemuteran: 
A great place to embark on memorable Bali scuba diving tours is in Pemuteran. It is home to some of the most vibrant coral gardens in all of Indonesia, with expansive views and tropical forests fringing the beach. Some remarkable encounters that you can expect when diving here include turtles, coral reefs, reef sharks, rays and much more.

The island is known for its relaxed and laid-back atmosphere, and it is also devoid of the usual crowd of tourists, allowing you to explore the underwater universe in peace.

Location: Jl. Arjuna, Pemuteran, Gerokgak, Kabupaten Buleleng, Bali 81155, Indonesia
Best time:  May to October
Price: IDR 660,000

7. Nusa Lembongan:
 
Another very popular diving site in Bali is Nusa Lembongan, a stunning island in the east of Bali. The island offers amazing visibility if you visit during the right time of the year.

With proper diving gear and training available on site, you are guaranteed to have a memorable experience scuba diving in and around these islands.
Some of the marine creatures that you can spot during your dive include scorpionfish, eels, marble rays, various kinds of shrimps, manta rays and much more.

Location: Nusa Lembongan, Jungutbatu, Nusapenida, Klungkung Regency, Bali 80771, Indonesia
Best time: April to October  
Price: IDR 7000,000 approx.

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What is the best time for scuba diving in Bali?

The months between April to October are considered the best time to go scuba diving in and around the islands of Bali.

This is the time when the islands experience the summer season and the currents are calm enough for you to have a seamless diving experience. The chance of rain is also minimal and the temperature is perfect for a memorable scuba diving session.

Can kids do scuba diving in Bali?

Yes, kids can ejoy scuba diving in Bali. However, there is a certain age limit for the activity. The age of the kid should above 10 years and follow the right instructions. There are various services that offer scuba diving for kids.

The cost of diving is around $60- $80 including all the equipment. Some of the reputed scuba diving services in Bali are- Bali Diving Academy, OK Divers Resort & SPA, PADI Bubblemaker, Geko Dive Bali, Aqua Marine Diving and few others.

What all are special about scuba diving in Bali?

Scuba diving in Bali is always special. Whether you are a beginner, professional or simply a curious, possible scuba diver, Bali "The Island of the Gods", is certainly a diving place. Once you dive in, you will get a buffet where you can pick and choose everything and get close to the marine life.

You can choose a dive with the breath-taking Oceanic Sunfish, or Mola Mola around the waters of Nusa Penida. Being one of the top scuba diving destination, one can surely enjoy the experience.

What is the age limitation for scuba diving in Bali?

You have to be a minimum of 10 years old in order to go scuba diving in Bali. It is also required that you know the basics of swimming, including floating in the water and treading on the bed for at least 10 minutes, without which you will not be allowed to go deep-sea diving.

What is the duration of scuba diving in Bali?

The maximum time one can spend in scuba diving is about 60 minutes. However, it also depends on the physical exertion and how long the scuba diving tank lasts. At the scuba diving service provider, you'll find different sizes of cylinder.

The common is the 12L, 200-bar scuba tank. The deeper you dive, the faster the air is consumes. So the maximum time one can dive is 1hr or some time more.

What is the price for scuba diving in Bali?

The average price for scuba diving in Bali ranges from IDR 600,000 to IDR 1,500,000. However, the price is different for different sites and depends on a number of factors such as the number of people who are taking the package and the number of dives you are signing up for. 

Can a non swimmer go for scuba diving in Bali?

Yes, but will be given a formal training and will be checked for any kind of health issues. If you've sickness and other health issues, the scuba diving is not allowed. Generally, there are diving experts along for both swimmers and non-swimmers to assist throughout the diving schedule.

The PADI Discover Scuba Diving programme has been designed to give you a safe and comfortable scuba diving. It is quite obvious that you'll be nervous in the initial stage. However, with the help of instructor, you can move ahead with the diving.

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What are the important things to remember when going scuba diving in Bali?

- Never try to hold your breath underwater – you will be provided with breathing equipment
- Learning to ascend back to the surface is the most important lesson to learn during training
- Check your gear from beforehand, before diving into the sea
- Test your limits and stay within that range when you are scuba diving – don’t venture too deep if you are not comfortable
- One should be physically fit and agile before the experience
- Go scuba diving with at least one more person, so that they are within your visual range during the entire experience
- Pay attention to hand signals during training

Bali Scuba Diving Reviews

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Chakrika Kaniyar
Reviewed: 19 Oct 2019
5.0/5
Even if it looks scary, Scuba Diving is a must try. The best experience of my life happened under water in Bali. It's so beautiful and vibrant. Thrillophilia's deal included a professional guide and transport services.
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Dwaipayana Naik
Reviewed: 27 Oct 2019
4.0/5
We took the scuba diving tour at Tanjung Benoa with this package from Thrillophilia. I have never dived before, and I was absolutely spellbound by the experience. We got up close with some of the most colorful variety of fish and corals- truly mesmerizing.
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Chaten Kaur
Reviewed: 08 Jul 2019
5.0/5
Had a lot of fun...Staff were really supportive and drop off service is provided which is very convenient for us!
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Daevika Somayaji
Reviewed: 13 Feb 2019
5.0/5
I booked this scuba diving package for me and my friends for our trip to Bali. And just like with other activities, we booked this one with Thrillophilia too. While the diving experience was special, and offered all of us a great opportunity to see marine animals from close, my experience with Thril... Read More

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