Experience Nusa Penida’s living reef on this snorkelling excursion from Lembongan.
Home to one of the largest and most biodiverse coral reefs in the world– discover Manta Bay and beyond on this snorkelling excursion in Nusa Penida. A sanctuary for over 250 resident reef species and a range of visiting pelagics, head out from neighbouring Nusa Lembongan for your chance to swim with Mola Mola, Matra Rays and turtles, too!
This activity is run & operated from Mangrove Point in Nusa Lembongan. Snorkelling will take place in Nusa Penida across three dive sites, the most popular of which being Manta Bay, Crystal Bay or Toyapakeh, Gamat bay, Toyapakeh Wall or Mangrove Point.
Head to Mangrove Point on Lembongan island for this snorkelling excursion in Nusa Penida. A perfect hassle-free package that’s suitable for all ages and abilities, experience some of the world’s best marine environments on this half day tour. During the course of the excursion, you’ll get three opportunities to snorkel at iconic locations like Manta Bay, Crystal Bay or Toyapekeh. Home to millions of marine flora & fauna, the shallow coral gardens are the ideal setting to explore the reef in total safety. You will find numerous species of shrimps, nudibranch, scorpionfish, frogfish, ribbon eels and lobsters. And, for those looking for resident marine life, marble rays, reef sharks, barracuda, trevally & tuna are also a likelihood. A popular cleaning station for larger pelagic species, Nusa Penida is renowned for sightings of the weird and wonderful Sun Fish (Mola Mola) – as well as large groups of Manta Rays (called a fever), the largest recorded species being the giant oceanic manta ray that can grow to a disc size of up to 7 m (23 ft) across!
Suitable for children and adults alike, snorkelling at Manta Bay is based on weather conditions on the day. If unsuitable, alternative locations across Nusa Penida and Nusa Lembongan or Nusa Ceningan will be offered.