Scuba diving in Mangroves

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Access
From Boat
Diver level
Novice
Depth
Average: 26.24 ft
Maximum: 65.6 ft
Current
Light to strong
Visibility
Average: 32.8 ft
Maximum: 98.4 ft
The Mangrove dive site is located in Indonesia between Lembongan, Nusa Ceningan, and Penida. It is an extension of a nearby mangrove. It gradually slopes down and has enormous sponges, soft coral formations, and fans. This unique site plays an important role in the local ecosystem.

When to go

Divers can dive year-round at the Mangrove dive site, but the best conditions are from March to November. The air temperature averages 30-35C/86-95F, while the average water temperature is 25-26C/77-79F.

What to see

The Mangrove is home to larger creatures like reef sharks, green sea turtles, and marble rays. Big schools of mackerel, barracudas, and tuna can be found here. The smaller life forms at this site are pygmy seahorses, pipefish, trumpetfish, moray eels, and sweetlips.

Reachable from

Nusa Lembongan, Denpasar

Liveaboards with trips to Mangroves

Dive center`s Special Offers

  • Nusa Lembongan Legend Diving Lembongan

    8 Dives Package

    Daily diving. This product is for certified divers only. The Nusa Penida diving region offers world-class diving with some of the best dive sites in Bali and the whole of Indonesia. While diving in Nusa Penida, all kinds of pelagic can be seen by divers. Legend Diving Lembongan goes out, every morning for two or three dives to the Nusa Lembongan and Nusa Penida dive sites by speed boat. Depending on the daily dive sites, the trip normally last 4 to 5 hours and you are normally back at the beginning of the afternoon. After the dives, you will return to the dive center to complete logbooks and be able to share your underwater experiences in comfortable and cosy facilities
  • Nusa Lembongan Legend Diving Lembongan

    12 Dives Package

    Daily diving. This product is for certified divers only. The Nusa Penida diving region offers world-class diving with some of the best dive sites in Bali and the whole of Indonesia. While diving in Nusa Penida, all kinds of pelagic can be seen by divers. Legend Diving Lembongan goes out, every morning for two or three dives to the Nusa Lembongan and Nusa Penida dive sites by speed boat. Depending on the daily dive sites, the trip normally last 4 to 5 hours and you are normally back at the beginning of the afternoon. After the dives, you will return to the dive center to complete logbooks and be able to share your underwater experiences in comfortable and cosy facilities

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