Krakatau Dive Tour
Duration:1 day ( 7 – 8 Hours )
Type of accommodation:-
Type of transportation:Speed Boat double engine
Start / end:Carita beach
Grade of difficulty:Moderat
krakatau diving tour trip sunda straitkrakatau volcano island not only for climbing and tracking but also one of sopt for dive, diving at krakatau island is also intersting, mostly good visibility and warm water to those who love to dive in krakatau volcano island over new experience and exploration to know what is the volcanic power influance to the under water and some place also growing new coral reefs and the green turtle often seen around the volcano island. Diving tour to Krakatau volcano island, the rocky islands forming the crater of under water volcano in the sunda strait of west java, or in the water around the Ujung Kulon peninsula in south west java.
Karang Serang Rock or Batu Mandi
The rock, painted white by sea birds, mark the site of a dive off anak krakatau, the under water scenery conist of large blocks of vulcanic rock, seemingly shreered off by the blast. the cracked and sharp-edged rock make a west-facing submarine cliff look like the ruin of ancient greek temple. in the crevice of the rock, coral growth is begining. the visibility is fair to good 10 to 20 meters. school of Morish idols and other reef fish inhabit the area. and one occasionaly sees reef whitetip shark. the bright colors of empereo angel fish stand out strakly against the back ground of dark rock. on the south end of the site. the slab scenery is intrupted by growth of staghorn and table Acropora, some white blue-tinted tips. Around the rock to the east grow an astoningsh number of orange fan coral gorgonians. the smallest coverd three square meters, and largest, five squre meters the visibility drops here. because of the sandy bottom. Reef black tip shark patrols this area.
This site. off the southeast end of Rakata, offers a nice drift dive. the steep side of the island prevent access. the depth here are modest, to just 25 meters, and the gentle current carries you east. the under water scenery is, again, slab, of volcanic rock a decent variety of small reef fish populates the shallower depths, and some of the crevices have been claimed by moray eels. green turtle are numerous at this site. in the 19th century before exploded, Krakatau island was common stop for sailor, who loaded up on turtles. an unusual feature of this dive are the many underwater trees, which have been cast from the island cliffs by land slide. this attra.
The TRIP :
Krakatau Dive tour Start at 0730 / 08.00 am From Carita Beach.( After breakfast ).Sailing Cross Sunda Strait the journey will take us 1 - 1,5 hours, on the way we could see flying fish, group of small tuna, dolphins and other nice view, depend on the weather.
At 09.00 am Dive First at Legon Cabe , Depth 20-60 Feet Deep (located next to Rakata Island).
After diving , we Climb up to the child of Krakatau
Have lunch on the beach
At 1300 pm second Dive at Batu Mandi , depth 60-80 Feet Deep (located next to child of Krakatau) or other dive point.
Back to Carita.
The Package includes :
Fast Boat , guide , entry permit , self insurance, meals (lunch box), fruits, mineral water, soft drink snack and snorkeling equipment.
The Package Not includes :
Rental Dive equipment :
Rp. 300.000,- / Dive set, ( BCD, REGULATOR , 1 TANK, MASKER, FIN. WEIGHT BELT). Not include wetsuit ( Minimum 5 set )
Rp. 60.000,- / 1.Extra Tank. ( Extra dive )
Buddy dive Rp. 450.000 / 2 dive.
The trip schedule is very much dependent on weather conditions and may make changes accordingly.
Please bring camera, shoes, sun block / lotion, swim suit.