Shallow water site located in one of the most rich and biodiverse regions of Tulamben.
It is also the site where we are most likely to see black tip sharks. This magnificent coral reef also shelters numerous varieties of clown fish hiding in the anemones (white, green and blue), accessible to divers of all levels. This spot is also ideal for underwater photography.
This Coral Garden is an ideal site for beginner divers and experienced divers. It offers a unique opportunity to compare natural coral with that of the artificial reef present on the site also filled with rare fish and coral. At only 30 meters of the shore, 3 Leaf scorpion fish reside on the artificial reef.
300 meters est of the Liberty wreck, the site is easy to find at 15 meters from the shore, access from here.
You will be able to find Leaf scorpion fish, ribbon moray eels, clown fish, nudibranchs, all sortes of shrimps along with ghost pipe fish and frog fish in the right season. This site is also where we see the most black tip sharks.
In the middle of a very healthy Coral Garden, you will see anemone, and an artificial reef in the shape of a small aeroplane has been placed here more than 15 years ago now. This very colonised reef is a positive experience because it is marvellously invaded by coral. It attracts a multitude of small reef fish.
Average depth of 10 meters with a maximun depth of 25 meters. The black tip sharks are even visible in 5-10 of water!
Kind of diving
Marine biology, night diving, training, free diving, orientation and photography.
This spot is accessible to all levels. Possible to do it snorkelling. Little current and visibility of 10 to 30 meters.
Video diving from Tulamben
Collection of 4 videos on the interior passages of the Liberty wreck, certain of these passages require wreck speciality training, contact us for more information.
This first passage, light and open on both ends and on the side, doesn't present any particular difficulties. Depth of 13 meters.
The deepest passage of the Libert wreck or more specifically under the wreck...20 meters long at 20 meters depth, complete darkness, don't forget your Ariane line and your torches!
Inside the stern of the ship, complete darkness, diving torches compulsary, 2 entries at 12 meters under the rudder and at 14 meters on the old bridge. Living here are big groupers and moray eels.
Watch this video of the longest passage of the wreck of the most famous wreck in South East Asia. Entry at 14 meters, exit at 8 meters, very dark, down here a torch is a bonus.
Coral Garden will surely be your first dive site on an initiation or Open Water Course. In the middle of this calm and sheltered Tulamben bay, this site is also very popular with photographers, for its many Leaf scorpion fish, and ribon eels, leopard moray eels and species nudibranchs, crabes and shrimps.
Ribon eel moving along the Coral Garden site, it is rare to observe these eels in open water, these eels spend most of their time hiding in the sand. The males are black and yellow and the females blue and yellow. By observing the video we understand well why we call them ribbon eels!
Serraya secrets, macro dive site very popular with photographers at only a few kilometers from Tulamben, we will take you diving to the bottom with great pleasure!