Snorkeling and Diving
in Sumatra - Indonesia
Snorkeling and scuba diving in Sumatra is fantastic!
Sumatra after all, is the 6th largest Island in the world, so it has plenty of coastline. Surrounded by tropical waters, Sumatra has some great coral reefs and wildlife living. Getting to some of the fantastic reefs takes time and effort but well worth it.
Moray Eel with Yellow Margin Gymnothorax
Snorkeling and diving can be done in a heap of locations off the coast of Sumatra as well as the various island that are close to Sumatra. Great wildlife and coral reefs can be located on Pulau Weh, Pulau Nias, Pulau Banyak and around Padang to mention a few.
Great places to snorkel or dive in Sumatra
Off the coast of Padang.
Dive holidays are available from various companies within Sumatra. For bookings before you leave check out:
Rubiah Tirta Divers can also arrange dive trips and PADI dive courses on Pulau Weh. http://www.rubiahdivers.com/
Last updated 11th March 2009
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