2018-12-07 11:18:42

Why You Should Snorkeling in Indonesia





Indonesia is notable for its excellent nature with more than 17.000 islands among Asia and the Pacific Ocean. With different words, it is Earth's biggest archipelago. Many tourists have referred to Bali as the most popular snorkeling destination in Indonesia, but it has more than that. Indonesia has other destinations that are as amazing as Bali or even more marvelous. This is because there are plenty of islands, so many hidden islands in Indonesia which could be said as heaven for scuba divers. The underwater beauty loveliness here is also helped by a variety of different and complete marine biota which you certainly can’t find elsewhere. Moreover, some of the snorkeling spots are famous with the magnificent coral reefs and shipwrecks, make them as high tourist amount destinations. Other than that, local people in Indonesia are well-known for their hospitality and of course they do not hesitate to help you.

The most well known one is

In Bali, you can visit Nusa Penida, another fascinating spot for swimming with a quieter climate. It has three alluring spot: Manta Point, Gamat Bay and Crystal Bay. You will see different stingrays in Manta Point, they have assorted intentions and wingspan in excess of 3 m. While in Gamat Bay, it is acclaimed with its exceptional coral reef, sharks and turtles. The third spot is Crystal Bay with its outstanding submerged buckle that will lead you to bat cave hole.

It is not always Bali, do your research on Raja Ampat

Another great place for snorkeling is definitely Raja Ampat, which has international reputation for the outstanding nature. You can visit Batu Lima, which means “the five rocks”, an extension of the house reef to swim between the rocks and see the fantastic pinks and purples of the gorgonians. For other option, Mioskun offers Chromis and Damsel fish, Fusiliers and the Passing Trevally. Don’t forget to also try Cape Kri because it holding the world record for the highest number of fish species counted in a dive.

The underdog one is Labuan Bajo

The third place to have an unforgettable snorkeling experience is Labuan Bajo that is located in Flores. Kanawa Island is popular as the snorkeling spot because there are hundreds of fish and we can even touch it. The tour guide will fed the fish with bread crumb while we are snorkeling.

Kelor island is famed too for the clear water and beautiful underwater scenery. To see the beautiful Kelor Island, you need to climb up the hill but it is totally worth it.

 

So, these are some of awesome destinations for you who want to snorkel in Indonesia. Here are the main tips for a safe snorkeling, the first one is use the snorkeling equipments properly. The basic equipments are dive mask, oxygen cylinder, and frog shoes. Don’t get too far from the tour guide or family and friends so there will be someone who looks after you if you need help. And the last one, stay alert with your surroundings under the sea. Last but not least, have a wonderful trip and snorkeling experience in Indonesia!

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