Tour module 8 days diving or snorkelling Nabucco, Kakaban en Sangalaki
Large sea turtles, manta rays, dolphins, sharks and barracudas (just to name a few) are abundant spotting!
The tour module starts every Saturday with the charter flight from Balikpapan to Maratua.
Extra dives approx. € 40 per dive
•Domestic charter flights Balikpapan-Maratua and vice versa
•Boat transfers from airport to resort and vice versa
•Accommodation on half board basis (except day of arrival and departure)
•Dive package 10 dives
•Water, coffee and tea
•Extra dives, surcharge distant diving locations and rent diving equipment
•Soft and alcoholic drinks
•Tips and personal expenses
•Travel and cancellation insurances
•Booking costs and Calamiteitenfonds contribution € 30 per booking
•SGR contribution € 5 per person
•CO2 compensation € 22 per person
Day 1 From Balikpapan to Nabucco
Day 2 to 7 (included) Diving at Nabucco
Dive informationDiving season: All year. The rainy period from November to March is no obstacle. Visibility can be slightly less than in the other months. Water temperature: 25C - 28C Dive level: dive sites are available for beginners to advanced divers.
Day 8 Back to Balikpapan
Nabucco Island resort
The small scale Nabucco Island resort is a paradise for divers and snorkelers. The resort has 17 rooms spread over 8 double bungalows and one family bungalow. The resort has its own diving center, from where you can make beautiful dives between sharks, manta rays and also many small tropical fish. All rooms have air conditioning, hot running water and a private terrace with a view over the sea. meer info more info Informations supplémentaires
NabuccoNabucco is one of the islands in the Maratua Atol, about 50 km off the coast of East Kalimantan.
Appealing dive sites are Big Fish Reef, where you come face to face with sharks, barracudas and rays.
Sangalaki is known for the numerous manta rays that are almost always to be found here. Giant turtles are always seen there.
With some 30 dive locations in the area you can easily dive 2 weeks long.
Dive spots Derawan Archipelago
Dive informationDive Season: The best months for diving are September to December and March to April but also the months between. The Moluccan islands have the seasons reversed from the rest of Indonesia, when they have the dry season, its rainy season in Indonesia.
Visibility: Usually is good (20-30m) except some muck sites close to the harbour or where sand is easily stirred up.
Water Temperature: 20C/68F – 27C/80F
Skill Levels: Dive sites are available from beginner through advanced.
Dive Access: Land based diving, boat diving and shore diving. Many live-aboard start and end their itinerary in Ambon. Good option to add land based diving at the beginning or ending end of you live-aboard trip.