Covering more than 5000 km², Bali is a sumptuous Indonesian island with many facets. Nestled between the islands of Java and Lombok, it has all the assets for a successful getaway on land and under water. There are beautiful beaches, volcanoes, rice terraces, an exciting culture... Added to this, there are impressive diving sites just waiting to be explored. Here are 3 that you must not miss for a most memorable adventure.
The wreck of the USS Liberty
Located on the east coast of Bali, the wreck site of the USS Liberty is one of the best dive sites on the island. Very spectacular, it allows you to discover a wide variety of fish and of course the famous wreck of the USS Liberty. For information, this wreck is among the most haunting on the planet. It is sure that it will leave you speechless. Do not hesitate to discover it during your stay in Bali. Be careful though when you visit, because access to water is not easy for some people. Indeed, it is necessary to go through slippery pebbles. After that, you must face the waves.
Located in southeast Bali, Crystal Bay is one of the most popular dive sites on the island of Nusa Penida. And there is a good reason for that. This beautiful site is a great opportunity to observe moonfish, but not only! It also offers you the opportunity to see stingray and marbled rays. In order to make the most of your Crystal Bay dive, you must focus on the period from August to October. During these months, you will have a greater chance to gaze at the moon fish without having to descend deep into the ocean. Indeed, it is during this season that these gigantic fish come back to feed on microscopic algae. The other months, you will be able to admire them only at about thirty meters of depth.
Do you dream of a truly fantastic dive? The dive site Gili Selang has to be included in your dive itinerary in Bali. His exploration is an opportunity to contemplate extraordinary corals. Gili Selang is one of the most spectacular coral gardens in the world. There, you will be amazed by a multitude of colors and shapes, like in an enchanting world. The only problem with the Gili Selang site is that it can be difficult to access due to strong currents. However, you can still progress by staying close to the funds.
See you soon,
BALI BREIZH DIVERS