Diving in Gili Trawangan is become popular attraction among the tourists at this time. Gili Trawangan, Gili Air and Gili Meno is located on the coast of southwest Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara. This places is very calm and beautiful.
The waters are suitable for beginner or experience divers who diving in Gili Trawangan, Gili Meno and Gili Air. This is what has established the reputation of the Gili Islands as one of the world class diving place in Indonesia. Diving in Gili Trawangan or another Gilis is well known as the world center for sea turtles with stable waters temperature of 28 degrees Celsius throughout the year.
You can observe a variety of marine life by diving in Gili Trawangan, Gili Meno or Gili Air where you can swim by side with ancient reptiles, sea turtles. But do not you touch the coral reefs and stay alert of the current in the strait that not be predicted and sometimes become very strong.
Dive Site In Gili Islands
Gili Trawangan is the main purpose of most visitors. Often called the Party island. Gili Trawangan is the most famous starting place. The white sandy seabed with a depth of 30 meters deep. The coral reefs are growing very well here. By Diving in Gili Trawangan you can explore many gaps and coral reefs that are home to crabs, fishes and sea eels. Here is where to see white and black fin sharks and even some gray sharks. In Manta point, offers the visitors great opportunity to see manta rays.
Diving in Gili Air offers many underwater attractions to explore. In the depth of 20 meters to the south of the island, you can find the shipwreck dive site, the Japanese warship that was sank during World War II. It has been home to lion fish, Barracuda, Jackfish and scorpion fish. You also can see octopus, frog fish and pipe fish.
By Diving in Gili Meno you can see the cliffs of coral reefs from a depth of 12 meters to 40 meters depth. These healthy reefs support the good life of many marine biota including sponges, Gorgonia fan reefs and fishes. At the depth of 22 meters there are home to very beautiful coral reefs and inhabited by various species of crustaceans. If you do the night dive in Gili Meno, you will see the interesting presence of cuttlefish and sea turtles.