A Vast and Largely Unexplored Archipelago
Indonesia have far-flung islands, with over 17,000 islands, streching
more than 5,000 km from west to east, with coastline more than 80,000
km washed by tropical water, Indonesia has developed resorts in
tandem with the establishment of regular air connections, and in
many of these diving and snorkeling are given priority. Outside
flights to Manado have firther opened up this fine dive site, and
liveaboard boats have also made debut, offering divers the chance
to explore really remote areas like Banda Sea.
Indonesia is the least known of the world’s best dive locations.
Introduction of scuba gear and the beginning of dive operations
in Indonesiago back nearly 20 years, and each year more new, exiting
locations are opening their doors.
Sea Safari Liveaboard dive boats have made a big impact on the
scope and range of diving. Sea Safari Liveaboard operations take
divers to Banda Sea, Manado, Derawan, Sangalaki, Komodo, Flores,
Sumbawa, Bali, Menjangan island, Bunaken, Lombok, Papua, Raja Ampat,
Sorong and other dive sites in east Indonesia. Sea Safari boats/vessels
are pinisi cruises, the legend cruise of Indonesia traditional sailor.
Pinisi cruise is becoming popular in Indonesia, especially in Bali
with holiday makers, cruise operators who also enjoy diving and
liveaboards. In Indonesia, liveaboard diving operation take diver
to Banda, Komodo, Alor, Raja Ampat, Nusa Tenggara, Lombok, Bali,
Ambon, Borneo, Sangalaki, Derawan and others more than hundreds
dive sites in Indonesia.
When diving started in Indonesia region, it was cheap hobby once
you had bought a regulator and other basic gear. Today, the relationship
between learning to dive, buyng the gear and getting going has changed.
The gear is getting more sophisticated but less costly, dive courses
are becoming more competitively piced and the cost of diving itself
is getting more expensive – mainly because today’s diver
is a more sophisticated animal and not the hardly aficinado of yesteryear.
Interestingly, Indonesia’s most popular tourist destinations,
Bali, also has some excellent diving, including superb werk and
in Bali, number of dive operations in highest. But good diving is
not exactly located in your hotel lobby. In 5 star resort have opened
up in nearly every corner of the island, offering serious divers
opportunity to undertake dive safari, stringing together a number
of fantastic dive days without sacrificing time, energy or comfort.
Sea Safari as liveaboard and diving operator over Indonesia archipelago
have international standart emergeny procedure in place. Generally,
bert practice is to dive conservatively, safety and always to make
a decompression stop on ascent. Reef are rich enough that you will
never be bored apending a few extra minutes as the end of a dive