Enjoy 2 dives at Nusa Penida on Bali's east coast. Try drift-diving in its mild to strong currents, or dive at Manta Point and the Mola Mola sites*, both must-see dive sites.
If you're an experienced diver looking to challenge or polish your skills, Nusa Penida's cool and startingly clear waters and sea floor littered with gorgeous corals, prolific fish, turtles, and reef sharks is just the place for you.
At Manta Point, see dramatic limestone cliffs that descend straight into the ocean. This swell can sometimes make entry impossible by mid-morning. The dive will be worth it though - aside from the Manta ray, you will also be greeted by other pelagics such as tuna and tiger mackerel that come to the area to feed. No need to worry about the Manta rays, they are typically 2 to 4 meters wide but are harmless plankton-eaters.
Discover the hard coral reef and white sand base covered with anemones and soft corals at Crystal Bay. Here you will find marine life including angelfish, sweetlips, giant frog fish and many Moorish idols.
To the north of the Bay, we come to a bat cave. Depending on conditions, you may enter the cave from underwater and surface inside, which is open to the sky. Watch out for the bats that sleep overhead. Occasionally, 2 reef sharks that are said to come to the cave, but don't worry though, they leave when you arrive! Continue on along the very deep wall where lobsters can be found living near the hard corals.
During Mola Mola season from July to mid-November, your trip will include an opportunity to dive at the Mola Mola sites. Keep an eye out for the weird but wonderful sunfish that swim in these waters!
If you do not want dive but want to accompany your group to the site, you may opt to choose the Non-Divers option. This option has the same inclusions as the Certified Driver except it will not be joining the diving part of the tour. Instead you will have free use of snorkeling gear so you may snorkel around the area.
After a day of diving, transfer back to your hotel, arriving at around 17:00.
For certified divers, a minimum Open Water certification is required to take this trip. Children can join as long as they are certified Junior Open Water divers. Diving certification card and logbook must be presented to dive staff on the first day of diving.
For Non-Divers, knowing how to swim is required. Due to strict PADI regulations, children must be at least exactly 10 years old to join (9 years 11 months not allowed).
**Level of certification
**Approximate number of dives
**Approximate date of last dive
**Equipment needed (BCD, wetsuit, regulator, dive computer, 15 liter tank, Nitrox)
Diver Medical Insurance
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Pick-up from Selected Hotel
Drive Out to Padangbai (Approx 1 hour 15 min)
Prepare for Your Adventure
Get your gear ready and head out to the sea on a boat. Whether it be for diving or snorkeling, your experienced guide will assist you along the way.
Explore the Nusa Penida
Nusa Penida is a best place for an experienced diver and has easy dive sites for open water certified divers. It has cool and clear waters and sea floor surrounded by coral, fish, turtles, and reef shark.
See the picturesque view of the limestone cliffs that descend into the ocean. Dive at the popular Manta Point to possibly catch a glimpse of a manta ray or a school of them.
Witness the Crystal Bay's hard coral reef and white sand base with anemones and soft corals. Learn about the rich marine life including angelfish, sweetlips, giant frog fish and more.
Depending on the conditions, you may go inside the cave from underwater and surface inside. Swim above to the open sky, located north of the Bay. Find bats sleeping overhead and lobsters living near the hard corals.
Mola Mola Sites
Have a chance to dive at the Mola Mola sites during the Mola Mola season from July to mid-November. Watch out for the amazing sunfish in the ocean.
Return to Land
After your underwater journey, divers can keep a log in their logbook before getting dry and prepare to head back to your hotel.
Drop-off at Selected Hotel
Price & Options
You must be have an Advanced Open Water Diver license to be able to dive the Nusa Penida and Manta Point Areas or at least have 35 to 40 logged dives.
Diving certification card and logbook must be presented to dive staff on the first day of diving.
Due to strict PADI regulations, children must be at least exactly 10 years old to join (9 years 11 months not allowed).
Guests who are under the influence of any medication are not permitted to participate in this activity.
Guests who are suffering from the ill-effects of the excessive consumption alcohol or are under the influence of alcohol on the day of the activity, are not permitted to participate in this activity.
Guests who are pregnant are not permitted to participate in this activity.
Guests must know how to swim to participate in this activity.
Children can join as long as they are certified Junior Open Water divers.
Scuba diving certification is required (Open Water or above).
Do not drink alcohol within 8 hours of scuba diving.
Guests may not fly within 24 hours of a two-tank scuba dive due to the high risk of decompression sickness.
Guests may not scuba dive if you have any medical issue indicated on the \PADI Medical Statement and Questionnaire\". Those with medical issues must consult with a physician and complete the \""RSTC Medical Statement and Guidelines for Recreational Scuba Diver's Physical Examination\"" on their behalf."""
Guests with ear, nose or throat issues will need a medical release from their physician to participate in this activity.
Please call the activity provider 24 hours before your activity to reconfirm your booking. Your voucher has the necessary contact information listed.
Pick-up times vary depending on traffic and hotel location. During Mola Mola season from July to mid-November, pick-up times may be earlier than usual.
If guests decide for any reason to not use any/all/part of the pre-booked services, there will be no compensation or reimbursement, nor are those services transferable.
Dives will be conducted with 1 dive guide instructor to a maximum of 4 guests.
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