Menjangan Island

Posted by Bali Suta on 29 October 2015, last update 29 October 2018

Menjangan island it lies at Sumber Klampok Village, Gronggak district, Buleleng Regency, under the maintenance of Natural Reservation Association of Bali Province. It is about 76 km from Singaraja. A small island in the west Bali National park, right in the northwest corner's of Bali. A long way - three hours drive by car from Denpasar, and then from Labuhan Lalang board on motorized wooden boat to Menjangan Island it takes about 30 minutes on the calm sea. Possible to do as a one day trip, but better dived as part of a dive & accommodation safari letting you spend the night up there.

Menjangan Island popular is diving site in Bali due its fine and preserved corals and rich aquatic animals, turquoise clear water, and very calms sea. Every divers coming to Bali emphasize on diving program in Bali will put Menjangan and Tulamben sites as the priority sites. Menjangan island is unpopulated, but there is an old temple, supposed to originate from 14th century named "Pura Giri Kencana" during the expedition of Majapahit Kingdom of Java in 1343 AD, it is believed that a boat was wrecked with their relics are still on sea bed. It is believed to have the magic influence. You will have ample time snorkeling to enjoy Menjangan Island with beautiful coral and abundant tropical fish is claimed to be one of the best Bali diving or Snorkeling site must be offered. Snorkeling gear shops for rent are available at Labuhan Lalang, as well as local restaurants and souvenir shops.

The best wall diving's in Bali, with a very bright & colorful underwater world. Lots of different sites to choose from, including a wooden shipwreck starting at 35m. A very rich marine life and sandy beaches to relax over lunch. Nearby is "Secret Bay", muck diving at its best and not to be missed by macro photographers; Frogfish, Seahorse, & Nudibranch heaven. A sheltered corner of Bali, which means clear & calm conditions. Warm waters and probably the best visibility in Bali. Parking Lot, with starred - hotel standard toilet facilities, souvenir and snack kiosks are also available to fulfill visitor's need, snorkeling equipment, trekking guide to West national Bali National Park.

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