Where to go

17 locations to discover…

Marine life

Indonesia has a wealth of marine life to discover but here are the most popular animal species and marine life events. Let us know the ones you would particularly like to see…

Dive trips

The best dive sites in Indonesia are reached by liveaboard, especially the famous Raja Ampat and Komodo national parks. Extend your trip with time in resort to enjoy a memorable holiday experience around this expansive archipelago.

Our trip ideas are offered to inspire you and can be tailored to suit your needs.

Walls, Schools & Critters

Bunaken Marine Park and Lembeh Strait together offer a fantastic variety of enchanting dive sites right in the heart of the best marine biodiversity in the world – a fabulous combination!

  • When to go: Jan-Dec
  • Duration inc. flights: 17 days
  • Price inc. flights: From £2,875 pp
  • Trip type: Tailor-made trip idea

Dive Raja Ampat

Diving the spectacular reefs of Raja Ampat from a resort offers visitors a world-class experience. The remote location at the heart of the Coral Triangle presents an incredible diversity of wildlife.

  • When to go: Jan-Dec
  • Duration inc. flights: 15 days
  • Price inc. flights: From £3,295 pp
  • Trip type: Tailor-made trip idea

Four Kings Expedition

Experience the majesty and diversity of Indonesia’s unique Raja Ampat on board the S/Y Indo Siren liveaboard in the company of marine biologist and photographer Dr Richard Smith.

  • When to go: Mar
  • Duration inc. flights: 15 days
  • Price inc. flights: From £4,495 pp
  • Trip type: Liveaboard trip

Komodo Liveaboard

One of Indonesia's most iconic and exciting diving areas, the vast Komodo National Park is best dived by liveaboard to fully appreciate the area's riches, which include critters, sharks, manta rays, napoleon wrasse and turtles.

  • When to go: Apr-Nov
  • Duration inc. flights: 11 days
  • Price inc. flights: From £2,645 pp
  • Trip type: Liveaboard trip

Discover Bali

Whether you are interested in diving, beachcombing, observing local culture or exploring a tropical paradise, this three-stop itinerary in Bali offers world-class dive sites, lush scenery and relaxed hospitality.

  • When to go: Jan-Dec
  • Duration inc. flights: 16 days
  • Price inc. flights: From £2,060 pp
  • Trip type: Tailor-made trip idea

Raja Ampat Liveaboard

Join a liveaboard adventure in Raja Ampat, the most bio-diverse marine region on earth! Choose from a variety of vessels and itineraries to discover majestic islands with sharks, manta rays, turtles and enormous schools of fish.

  • When to go: Nov-Apr
  • Duration inc. flights: 12 to 18 days
  • Price inc. flights: From £3,395 pp
  • Trip type: Liveaboard trip

Learn to Dive Indonesia

Learn to dive in the warm, clear waters of Indonesia and you'll be amazed by the biodiversity of marine life and relaxed, friendly way of life. Sulawesi, in particular, offers a spectacular underwater world for new divers.

  • When to go: May-Nov
  • Duration inc. flights: 10 days
  • Price inc. flights: From £1,745 pp
  • Trip type: Tailor-made trip idea

Wakatobi Dive Resort & Pelagian Liveaboard

Wakatobi offers an opportunity to dive the world’s most pristine reefs, whilst at the same time participating in the protection of the area's tremendously rich marine heritage, from land or liveaboard.

  • When to go: Jan-Dec
  • Duration inc. flights: 15 days
  • Price inc. flights: From £5,645 pp
  • Trip type: Tailor-made trip idea

Bali Diving in Style

Combine two of Bali’s best diving areas - Tulamben Bay and Pemuteran - and stay at two of the island’s most sought after and stylish dive resorts, before a relaxing couple of days in Ubud, Bali’s cultural heart.

  • When to go: Jan-Dec
  • Duration inc. flights: 17 days
  • Price inc. flights: From £2,695 pp
  • Trip type: Tailor-made trip idea

A Visit to Bali

Experience Bali’s excellent diving and culture either as an add-on to your Indonesian liveaboard safari or as a complete and inexpensive dive holiday. The ‘Island of the Gods’ offers exceptional diving for all levels.

  • When to go: Jan-Dec
  • Duration inc. flights: 10 days
  • Price inc. flights: From £1,495 pp
  • Trip type: Tailor-made trip idea

Diving Adventure in Alor

The allure of Alor is its eclectic mix of marine life and diving experiences, where you can encounter blue whales, explore reefs and discover critters. This remote location is undeniably enchanting - it will not disappoint.

  • When to go: Mar-Dec
  • Duration inc. flights: 14 days
  • Price inc. flights: From £3,175 pp
  • Trip type: Tailor-made trip idea

When to go

Indonesia’s climate is complex, with different weather conditions for each region.

Seasons

  • Dry season

    Apr to Oct: The majority of Indonesia is dry, although the Moluccas are wet. The best months to dive Bali, Komodo, Kalimantan and Manado.
  • Wet season

    Nov to Mar: This season tends to bring more rainfall, although many localised weather patterns exist.The best months to dive Raja Ampat.

Wildlife events

  • Nov to Mar: Best months to visit Raja Ampat
  • Jul to Sep: Mola Mola encounters around Nusa Lembongan are common
  • Jun to Oct: Best months to visit Komodo

Resorts

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Liveaboards

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