Nusa Penida is a famous and unique destination that stores many snorkeling spots in addition to other interesting natural attractions. Since 3 years ago the Klungkung regency government began promoting tourism in Nusa Penida.
Because nature and the beautiful sea makes Nusa Penida always crowded with visitors every day. Some places that become the target of tourists coming to Nusa Penida are Kelingking Beach and Broken Beach. Broken Beach and Kelingking Beach are examples of favorite destinations for tourists located in West Nusa Penida.
In addition to the western tourist destinations, Nusa Penida east also has stunning natural beauty, such as Raja Lima or the Thousand Islands. Molenteng tree house, Atuh beach and Atuh cliff and teletubbies hill.
In addition to nature tourism, Nusa Penida also has the best snorkeling spots. Talking about underwater tourist spots, based on the search and opinions of divers,
Below are the best places you can take to snorkeling in Nusa Penida
1. Manta Bay
The location of Manta Bay is west of Nusa Penida Island, adjacent to Crystal Bay and other interesting places west of Nusa Penida. Name of manta bay is given because there are many manta rays around the sea waters. The size also varies, from small to more than 1 meter in size. Very cute and awesome.
2. Crystal Bay Beach
The name of the beach at this spot is actually Penida Beach. Because of the clear sea water in this area, tourists are more familiar with the name crystal bay beach. Clear sea water around the crystal bay is proven when we can see coral reefs and sea fish just by being on a speedboat. The real beauty you will feel when you can take the time to dive and feel the sensation of snorkeling at Crystal Bay Beach.
3. Buddha Temple
The name Buddha Temple is taken from this snorkeling spot in the form of a Buddha statue under the sea. This Buddha statue is intentionally placed by expands for the benefit of tourism. Many foreign tourists who book snorkeling spot locations to Buddha Temple. They want to see the attraction of the Buddha statue under the sea.
4. Gamat Bay
Gamat bay is another interesting snorkeling spot located close to Toya Pakeh or the western part of Nusa Penida. The Gamat bay is still very natural, beautiful and charming. With the condition of the waters are clean and clear, it is suitable for snorkeling spots.
5. Mangrove Point
Located in Nusa Lembongan, the diversity of marine and animal biodiversity in mangroves is very interesting to explore. In addition to the condition of the waters that are classified as cool and beautiful, colorful small fishes add to the beauty of the mangrove point sea charm.
6. Wall point
The condition of the sea waters at the wall point is relatively shallow, without snorkeling or diving we can already enjoy the beauty in the coral reefs around the wall point. For tourists who want to learn to snorkel it is better to try in the wall point area, shallow waters and good sea currents can help you when learning to snorkel in this place.
Well, here are the 6 best places to snorkel in Nusa Penida. You can choose according to Nusa Penida tour packages or your own interests.