Komodo Island Diving For Macro Dive Lovers

Komodo island diving is definitely on the bucket list of almost all divers. Komodo Island is in Indonesia, about 450km east of Bali. Most foreign divers may not have had time to visit and try Komodo scuba diving. Diving spots in Komodo National Park diving are very different from other dive spots.

Komodo Island Diving For Macro Dive Lovers

Komodo island diving for Macro Diving

The macro dives at Komodo national park are spectacular. Divers get the opportunity to see large marine animals ranging from reef sharks, sunfish, to countless manta rays. Komodo National Park provides special protection for biodiversity and is included in the Coral Triangle. Many divers don’t realize that Komodo National Park has 3 regions, north, middle, and south. In fact, each region has its own unique charm and ecosystem for macro diving lovers.

Komodo sailing trip to Sangeang Island

Komodo sailing trip to Sangeang Island - frogfish

Although it is not part of the Komodo National Park, it is not far from Komodo Island. Diving on the island of Sangeang gives divers the opportunity to find unlimited marine life. Nudibranch is the biggest attraction on Sangeang island. Ghost Pipefish, frogfish, all kinds of octopus, pygmy seahorse, and bobtail squid can be found and make this one spot perfect for macro diving.

Komodo island diving to Cannibal Rock 

Cannibal Rock is one of the popular Komodo national park diving spots located inside Horseshoe Bay. Komodo island diving is a super wide-angle dive that is super extraordinary. Komodo sailing trip for mark diving at Cannibal Rock has its own charm. Ladybugs, pygmy seahorses, frogfish, abundant clownfish, and ceratasoma nudibranchs complete your Komodo boat trip. 

Scuba diving Komodo in Wainilu Island

Wainilu island is still included in the Komodo national park and is located near the entrance of the Rinca ranger station. This Komodo scuba diving spot is perfect for macro dives and chock jumps at dusk to spot the mandarin fish that inhabit the shallow waters. 

Komodo National Park Diving in Soro Lia

Komodo National Park Diving in Soro Lia - nudibranch

Soro Lia is a hot night dive spot for macro lovers. The location is still in the Komodo National Park area and is near the Komodo Island guard station. Macro divers have the opportunity to meet cuttlefish and long-armed octopuses or coconut octopuses. Another marine life that you can find is the cute bobtail squid and hundreds of small sea cucumbers.

Private Komodo liveaboard budget macro diving is quite expensive but worth what you will find under the sea of Komodo national park. Komodo island diving has always been a concern and has a great attraction for diving lovers, especially micro divers.