To dive In Bali, Nusa Penida Islands and Tulamben always the top choice among divers. Comparing to challenging dive sites in Nusa Penida Islands, Tulamben more to clam sea and mild current underwater, pretty good for beginner to advanced diver.
Getting to Tulamben
It's pretty easy to go Tulamben, 3 hours journey from the main airport - Ngurah Rai International Airport (DPS) with car drive. Traveler use to get pick up from airport upon arrival, then direct transfer to Tulamben during day time, to have a good rest before the dive start on next day. Airport pick up can be arranged.
You can expect good visibility during month April to July and October to November. Yet, dive season in Tulamben, or even Bali is All Year Round.
Why Choose Tulamben
In Tulamben, all are about DIVING. Most of the dive sites can access by shore dive, this make the famous "unlimited shore dive" offering among the resort, that's mean you can dive as much as you can during the day time, in condition you have enough of surface interval/ within the limit.
The BEST and solid reason is the world famous USS Liberty Wreck, ship with 130 meters of length sunken at year 1963 due to eruption of Mount Agung, it's just about 20 meters away from the coast line of Tulamben, with shallowest of 5 meters up to 30 meters of depth.
There are still many dive sites are good for macro dive, muck dive or even to meet pelagic marine life in Tulamben! As a diver, Tulamben definitely on the bucket checklist.