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Dive Review of Wicked diving in
Indonesia/Komodo

Wicked diving: "Budget live-aboard diving around Komodo island", Dec, 2014,

by Andrew Falconer , WA, AU (Top Contributor Top Contributor 35 reports with 13 Helpful votes). Report 10218 has 1 Helpful vote.

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Comments Komodo, the islands and the waters around it are part of a national park, located in the strait between Sumbawa and Flores, east of Bali in the Indonesian archipelago, as shown on the map below.

The islands are relatively arid, and hence not heavily populated, and two of them Komodo and Rinca, are home to the famed Komodo dragon, the largest lizard in the world. Around the many islands, the sea in places has strong currents and tides, due to the presence of the north / south Indonesian thoroughfare. This movement of water carries nutrients and promotes coral growth and fish life, including manta rays, whales, sharks ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 501-1000 dives
Where else diving Australia, Indonesia, Malaysia, Vanuatu, South Africa, Iceland, Scotland, Norway, Cuba, Maldives, Chuuk, Galapagos, Phillipines, Sri Lanka
Closest Airport Labuan Bajo Getting There Fly from Bali

Dive Conditions

Weather Seas
Water Temp 26-28°C / 79-82°F Wetsuit Thickness
Water Visibility 10-15 M / 33-49 Ft

Dive Policy

Dive own profile ?
Enforced diving restrictions [Unspecified]
Liveaboard? yes Nitrox Available? N/A

What I Saw

Sharks None Mantas Squadrons
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles None Whales None
Corals N/A Tropical Fish For Subscribers Only
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