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Scuba Diving in Gili Tepekong – The Canyon, Karangasem, Bali Indonesia

Dive type:
Drift, wall, deep, cave, sharks, big fishes, reef
Visibility:
10 - 30 m/33 - 98.5 ft
Currents:
1-2 knots/1.85-3.7 kph
Equipment:
Provided
Karangasem Regency is a regency of Bali, Indonesia. The east side of Bali is its place of coverage and the regency seat is Amlapura. Part of this regency is the scuba diving spot of Gili Tepekong.

Gili Tepekong is a spot with many different dive types and this is the reason it attracts so many divers. Drift dive, wall, deep, cave, sharks, big fishes or reef, whatever your type is, you will find it in Gili Tepekong. You may also hear the spot mentioned as Kambing.

It is situated east of Badang Bai, in front of the Bugbug point. The canyon is on the southwest side. The spot is accessible only by boat and it is easy to find with a good boating time of about 30 minutes. The quality of the dive site is good with an interesting bio life. If you want to visit this site, keep in mind that you should be experienced, as the level of experience is CMAS **/AOW and above.

Average depth of the site is 15 m/49.2 ft and reaches to a maximum of 25 m/82 ft. Currents are medium of about 1-2 knots/1.85-3.7 kph and the visibility is good at 10 – 30 m/33 – 98.5 ft depth. Bear in mind that currents are dangerous and big depth too, so please be extra cautious.

Other dive site activities are marine biology, orientation and photography. The spot is beautiful and you have many diving options here. You can choose whichever suits you most!

How to Get to Destination

BY CAR FROM Denpasar
31 miles/51.4 km, 1 hour 3 minutes
Head south on Jl. Melati toward Jl. Surapati. Turn left onto Jl. Surapati. Turn left onto Jl. Plawa. Continue onto Jl. Kecubung. Turn right onto Jl. Wr. Supratman. Turn right onto Jl. By Pass Ngurah Rai. Turn left onto Jl. Prof. Dr. Ida Bagus Mantra. At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit. Continue straight onto Jl. Raya Tengading Amlapura. Continue onto Jl. Raya Ulakan Manggis-Karangasem-Bali. Continue onto Jl. Raya Ulakan-Karangasem. Continue onto Jalaln Raya Buitan 88. Continue onto Jl. Raya Candidasa. Turn right.
BY CAR FROM Negara
90.1 miles/145 km, 3 hours
Head west toward Danau Toba. Turn right onto Danau Toba. Turn right onto Jl. Kepundung. Turn left onto Jl. Danau Kalimutu. At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit. Turn right onto Jl. Raya Denpasar Gilimanuk/Jl. Yos Sudarso. Continue to follow Jl. Raya Denpasar Gilimanuk. Turn right to stay on Jl. Raya Denpasar Gilimanuk. Turn right to stay on Jl. Raya Denpasar Gilimanuk. Turn left onto Jl. Bantas-Meliling/Jl. Raya Denpasar Gilimanuk. Continue to follow Jl. Raya Denpasar Gilimanuk. Go through 2 roundabouts.Turn left onto Jl. Raya Denpasar Gilimanuk/Jl. Raya Mengwi/Jl. Reducuk. Continue to follow Jl. Raya Denpasar Gilimanuk/Jl. Reducuk. Slight right to stay on Jl. Raya Denpasar Gilimanuk/Jl. Reducuk. Continue to follow Jl. Raya Denpasar Gilimanuk. Turn left onto Jl. I. Gusti Ngurah Rai Betoh/Jl. Raya Denpasar Gilimanuk. Continue to follow Jl. Raya Denpasar Gilimanuk. At the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto Jl. Gatot Subroto. At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto Jl. Gatot Subroto Timur. Continue onto Jl. Gatot Subroto. Continue onto Jl. Gatot Subroto Timur. Continue onto Jl. By Pass Ngurah Rai. Turn left onto Jl. Prof. Dr. Ida Bagus Mantra. At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit. Continue straight onto Jl. Raya Tengading Amlapura. Continue onto Jl. Raya Ulakan Manggis-Karangasem-Bali. Continue onto Jl. Raya Ulakan-Karangasem. Continue onto Jalaln Raya Buitan 88. Continue onto Jl. Raya Candidasa. Turn right.
BY AIR
Ngurah Rai Airport,
42 miles/67.8 km
BY TRAIN

No train service is available in Bali, Indonesia.

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BOOKING REQUEST
7N/6D One-Week in Superior Cottage (2 Dives/Day), Raja Ampat
/ Indonesia, Raja Ampat, West Papua
Indulge yourself in Superior cottage!!!

One Week Full Board Accommodation + Diving Package

* 3 dives a day to 4 dives a day package included unlimited unguided house reef dives.
* Prices are per person based on double occupancy (single occupancy 35$ supplement per night)
* Government taxes included, service is not included (optional)
* Extra dives can be added
+ More
$ 1805
Upgrade to 3 dives/day for $1985 & 4 dives/day for $2075
7N/6D One-Week in Standard Cottage (2 Dives/Day), Raja Ampat
/ Indonesia, Raja Ampat, West Papua

Enjoy the comfort of the Standard cottage!!!

One Week Full Board Accommodation + Diving Package

* 3 dives a day to 4 dives a day package included unlimited unguided house reef dives.
* Prices are per person based on double occupancy (single occupancy 35$ supplement per night)
* Government taxes included, service is not included (optional)
* Extra dives can be added
+ More
$ 1560
Upgrade to 3 dives/day for $1740 & 4 dives/day for $1830
7N/6D One-Week in Budget Room (2 Dives/Day), Raja Ampat
/ Indonesia, Raja Ampat, West Papua

Perfect for single travelers and travellers on a budget!!! 

One Week Full Board Accommodation + Diving Package

* 3 dives a day to 4 dives a day package included unlimited unguided house reef dives.
* Prices are per person based on double occupancy (single occupancy 35$ supplement per night)
* Government taxes included, service is not included (optional)
* Extra dives can be added
+ More
$ 1385
Upgrade to 3 dives/day for $1565 & 4 dives/day for $1655

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