• Manta rays during Discover Scuba Diving or Open Water course.

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  • Dive with the Mola Mola of Nusa Penida

    From July to November, the Mola Mola (2-3 m) are present on the sites of Crystal Bay, Buyuk, PED and Blue Corner.

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Buyuk

This site is at the far East of the slope that follow all of the North of Nusa Penida. Do not forget to look to the north once aboard the boat to admire the mount Agun lost in the clouds.

Accessibility

Buyuk is located on the North West coast of Nusa Penida opposite the village of the same name. 30 minutes by boat from Nusa Lembongan suffice to get to Buyuk.

wildlife

It is possible to see the Mola and Eagle rays at Buyuk. You will not be able to miss angel fish, scorpion fish, box fish, clown fish, bat fish, nudibranchs, mantis shrimp. Turtles and white tip sharks have been spotted from time to time.

Flora

Hard and soft coral grow here out of sight along this slope. Other coral have invaded the rocks in the 12 meter zone. From 18 meters, look to the top of the slope and admire the colours!

Depth

The site is superbe between 5 and 20 meters. The more experienced diver can make a stint at 30-40 meters depending on their level, to try their luck at spotting a Mola.

Kind of diving

The current is generally very weak at Buyuk, whatever the tide. This site is pervect for an exploration dive. Open your eyes, and look out to the blue from time to time.

Notes

This site is for every diver. We take our Open Water students, and experienced divers alike.

Video diving from Lembongan

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