Tips to Travel and Enjoy Underwater Life in Bunaken, North Sulawesi

Where you will go in this holiday? Visiting Indonesia will become the best choice for your holiday. There are so many tourist attractions that you can find in Indonesia. You can choose one of tourist attractions that is suitable with your interest or hobby too. For all of you who like to see underwater life in the paradise, you must come and enjoy underwater life in Bunaken. Bunaken is located in Manado, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Most people come from some foreign countries to visit this place because of some reasons. This place is considered as one of best scuba diving destinations in Indonesia even in the world. That is why people come from so many countries to this place and then dive in this place. All divers will feel so happy when they come to this place and then see the magnificent corals in the crystal and very clean water. For all of you who like challenge, you can try to dive up to 1600 meters. You can see unforgettable and stunning corals that you never seen before in other place.


Bunaken is categorized as National Marine Park and all divers must be able to keep and care of all corals that they see in the underwater area too. For all of you who are interested to come and enjoy underwater life in Bunaken, you better know some tips below. You will know where to stay in Bunaken and some other important information.

–       You can find some resorts on Bunaken Island in easy way. Unfortunately, the price is so expensive. If you have limited budget, you can try to rent or book nice bungalow near the beach and it will cost lower. You can also find some hotels with low price in Manado. If you want to save more money you must book the hotel three months before you go to Bunaken.

–       There are some activities that you must do when you are coming to Bunaken such as snorkeling to see the coral gardens, hiking along the Bunaken island and then climb Manado Tua Volcano, fishing with some fishermen in the marine park, and you must watch dolphin show too in the Bunaken island.

–       You need to know when the best time to enjoy underwater life in Bunaken and do some other activities. You must avoid visiting Bunaken in July or August because it is peak season and you must not be able to enjoy all things in maximum way.

Preparing all things for diving and water sport activities is important before you go to Bunaken.