Diving in Bali

Bali is in the heart of the Coral Triangle, making it a sought-after diving destination for scuba divers all around the world. Diving in Bali appeals to divers of all experience levels and interests due to its variety of dive sites, topographies, and sea life. Bali’s east and north coastlines are dotted with dive sites for you to choose from. Diving in Bali is suitable for beginners and experts. Diving courses in Bali range from introductory programs to try diving in Bali for the first time, to professional programs to train divemasters and instructors.

Read on to learn more about the different types of diving you can experience during your trip to Bali, including drift diving, wreck diving, and night diving.

Drift Diving in Nusa Penida

Adrenaline junkies with suitable experience will love diving the strong currents at Nusa Penida and Nusa Lembongan. Dive sites such as SD and Toyapakeh offer thrilling dives so you can experience the sensation of flying while drifting across some of the most gorgeous coral reefs around Bali.
Not experienced enough for these dives? No worries! Sign up for one of our diving courses in Bali, such as the SSI Advanced Adventurer or the Waves, Tides and Currents specialty course.

Wreck Diving in Tulamben

If wrecks are more your thing, diving in Bali has you covered. With the famous USAT Liberty wreck in Tulamben you can explore a huge WWII supply ship sunk off the Northeast coast of Bali. Its depth ranges from 8-30 meters and is suitable for divers of all experience levels. For more advanced wreck divers, the Kubu or Boga Wreck in Northeast Bali offers the opportunity to see an intact wreck with a Jeep and some old scuba tanks inside. One of the rare options for wreck penetration, this wreck is located deeper at 16-40 meters and is suitable for divers with more advanced training.
Interested in learning more about diving in and around wrecks? Our SSI Advanced Adventurer diving course includes a wreck dive at the USAT Liberty! We also offer the SSI Wreck and Advanced Wreck Diving specialty courses.

Night Diving in North Bali

Have you ever tried night diving? It’s a whole new experience to explore the underwater world by torchlight! We have exceptional night diving in Bali with the opportunity to see the reefs come alive with all kinds of interesting shrimps, urchins, and other critters. Night diving in Bali is easiest done from shore in Amed and Tulamben, prime diving locations in Northeast Bali. The USAT Liberty wreck is a popular night dive in Bali, with opportunities to see huge lobsters, remarkable basket stars, and entertaining giant groupers.
If you’re keen to try night diving in Bali for the first time, consider the SSI Advanced Adventurer diving course or the Night & Limited Visibility specialty course!

Let’s Go Diving!

With its prime location in the Coral Triangle, scuba diving in Bali is some of the best in the world. Whatever your interests or experience level, diving in Bali is sure to excite you! Contact us to learn more about our daily diving trips and dive safaris!