KRAKATAU DIVE TOUR – KRAKATOA VOLCANO DIVE TOUR
Krakatau dive tour
krakatau 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 reef and the green turtle often seen around the volcano island. Diving tour to Krakatau volcano island, the rocky islands forming the cratr of under water volcano in the sunda strait of west java, or in the water aroun 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 astoningsih 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 attract large school of fusiier and jacks.
|Tour||:||Krakatau Volcano Isand Dive Tour ( 2 x Dive )|
|Duration||:||Day tour 7 – 8 Hours|
|Type of transportation||:||Speed Boat double engine|
|Start / end ||:||Carita beach / Jakarta|
|Dive||:||2 x dive|
The TRIP :
- Krakatau dive tour or Krakatoa volcano dive tour can be start early from Jakarta depen on request
- Krakatau Dive tour Start Boat trip 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.
- (Carita – Krakatau Volcano by fast boat cruising Sunda Strait takes about 1 – 1,5 hour.) At 0900 am Dive First at Legon Cabe , Depth 20-60 Feet Deep (located next to Rakata Island)
- After diving continu to Anak Krakatau, hiking and sight seeing of Krakatau Volcano Island
- Relax and Have lunch on the beach at Krakatau or Rakata Island before 2nd Dive
- At 1300 pm second Dive Karang Serang or at Batu Mandi , depth 60-80 Feet Deep (located next to child of Krakatau) or other dive spot / point.
- after 2nd dive boat trip back to Carita beach
- end of tour in Carita or drive to Jakarta depend on request.
The Service includes
- Fast Boat double engine, Guide / Buddy dive , entry permit , meals (lunch box), fruits, mineral water, soft drink, snack, coll box + Ice
- Dive Equipment ( Not Included Wetsuit) + Extra Tank
- 2 x Dive.
Note : The request of dive tour minimal 4 days before tour
Rental Dive equipment :
- Rp. 360.000,- / Dive set, ( BCD, REGULATOR , 1 TANK, MASKER, FIN. WEIGHT BELT). Not include wetsuit ( Minimum 5 set )
- Rp. 60.000,- / 1.Extra Tank. ( Extra dive )
The trip schedule is very much dependent on weather conditions and may make changes accordingly.
Please bring camera, shoes, sun block / lotion, swim suit.
Our speed boat are equiped with life jackets, navigation devices, powerfull out board double engines and operated by professional friedndly crew, our team also has coplite dive equipment and you will accompanied by our local friendly buddy dive which expert on local attraction.
the trip itineari and all duration are flexibel according to your schedule
We also provid pick up service from or to Jakarta or other destinantion, we will help you to find out hotel accommodation to stay at Carita beach or nearby Carita. for stay after or before tour.
The most krakatau 1 day dive tour:
Day 1 : Pick up in jakarta drive to Carita beach stay at Hotel or Hostel in Carita
Day 2 : Start Boat trip to Krakatau dive tour day trip – Back to Carita – Carita drive to Jakarta or other destinantion depend on request.