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Dive Review of Kungkungan Bay Resort in
Indonesia/Lembeh Strait

Kungkungan Bay Resort, Oct, 2013,

by Steve Dussault, NH, US (Contributor Contributor 14 reports with 1 Helpful vote). Report 7455.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 501-1000 dives
Where else diving Canada, US, Caribbean, Central America, South America, Pacific, New Zealand, Australia, Indonesia, Maldives
Closest Airport Getting There

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny, windy Seas calm, no currents
Water Temp 82 to 86 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 3
Water Visibility 30 to 50 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile no
Enforced diving restrictions 60-90 minute bottom time and no DECO diving
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks None Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles None Whales None
Corals 3 stars Tropical Fish For Subscribers Only
Small Critters For Subscribers Only Large Fish For Subscribers Only
Large Pelagics For Subscribers Only

Underwater Photography 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Subject Matter For Subscribers Only Boat Facilities 4 stars
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
UW Photo Comments There is a dedicated camera room (not air conditioned) with 110V and 220V receptacles at the stations.  There are two large camera tanks with baskets to place your camera in.  The tank wate ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here

Ratings and Overall Comments 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Accommodations For Subscribers Only Food 4 stars
Service and Attitude For Subscribers Only Environmental Sensitivity For Subscribers Only
Dive Operation For Subscribers Only Shore Diving For Subscribers Only
Snorkeling N/A
Value for $$ For Subscribers Only
Beginners 3 stars
Advanced For Subscribers Only
Comments Lembeh Strait Indonesia


BOOKING:
Our booking process went very smoothly. Everything was handled via e-mail and responses were very quick especially considering the time 12 hour time change. Our credit card deposit was mailed to California, and the balance of our reservation was sent via personal check to the same California address 60 days prior to our trip. As we were attempting to minimize our packing due to strict luggage policies, we sent a couple e-mails to the resort and the dive center manager promptly responded to our questions.


TRAVEL:

Getting to Indonesia can be a challenge depending on where you are coming from and your budget for airfare.  As we are all aware, the luggage re ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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