This excellent dive site situated in Nusa Penida is great for marine life. It consists of a slope with nice coral and no current which makes it an easy dive site. The highlight of this dive site are the manta rays.
Where Is Located?
Manta Point is located in a little bay closed of by an island. It is the favored cleaning station of the 3 to 5 meters Manta Rays of the region. This cleaning station can be found on a huge 10 meter diameter and 7 meter high rock, around which many fish await these giants of the sea. The cleaning station is located a little out to the west of the bay, close to the center. When there are many divers it is sometimes preferable to move away from the cleaning station to observe this giant creatures from the sides of the bay or in the blue.
Access by boat an estimated 40 minutes from Sanur and 15 minutes to Nusa Lembongan. Only the most powerful boats adventure to the these exposed water of the ofshore swell.
Manta Rays of 3 to 5 meters, the largest of Bali. The Manta circle the cleaning station. So it is the best spot to have the time to take great photos. The rays fly over you at a depth of around 2 to 8 meters.
No need to go very deep. The Manta circle around the cleaning station in between the surface and 10 meters in depth. It is also not uncommun to see them in the big blue swimming at depths of 20 meters.