Gili Mimpang / Tepekong
Gili Mimpang and Tepekong is a trip designed exclusively for advanced divers who are interested in spotting the Mola Mola in Bali and different types of sharks. Currents are often strong here.
Book in advance! Starting from USD 175 /pers
Reserve now & pay later: Save your spot free of charge with flexible booking.
Most Popular diving and snorkeling destination in Bali.
Duration: 6 hours
Hotel transfer offered
Access: boat dives
Highlight: Mola Mola, sharks
Advanced divers only
Gili Mimpang and Tepekong are dive sites located just outside of Padang Bai, reachable by just a 30 minutes spide boat ride. The dive sites signature is unpredictable currents which allows advanced divers to spot different types of sharks and in the right season, the famous Mola Mola.
Know before you go
Reservation is required.
Children and non-divers are welcome.
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Gili Mimpang and Tepekong are two dive sites organised around two massive rocks standing out of the ocean right in front of Bali’s east coast. These dive sites are exclusively available only to advanced divers comfortable in unpredictable and strong currents.
The day begins with the hotel transfer or meet-up at the dive center at approximately 7AM. After the meet and greet preparations will begin with paperwork, equipment check and the morning briefing to present the day activity and safety considerations.
Divers who require pool training or pool refreshers will conduct the necessary pool activity before departure.
Departure from the dive center is scheduled for approximately 08:30AM – 9AM.
The car trip to Padang Bai is short, approximately one hour. The entire day is spent around the east coast of Bali. The dive sites are accessible from Padang Bai port using a traditional spider boat called Jukung or speed boat.
Surface intervals are scheduled for 45-60 minutes.
Bottom times are scheduled for 45-60 minutes or depending on the air consumption of every diver.
Groups are set for maximum 3 certified divers of equal experience to 1 dive guide.
- All taxes, fees and handling charges
- Professional PADI Divemaster
- Boat rental
- Transport to Padang Bai
- Hotel pickup and drop-off (selected areas)
- Scuba Diving Insurance
- Full set scuba diving equipment
- Bottled water
- Additional equipment such as but not limited to: dive computers, 15L tanks, NITROX, extra wetsuits, hoodies
Estimated hotel transfer at 7AM. Estimated return 4PM
Traveler pickup is offered.
Free hotel transfers are available in Sanur, Kuta, Seminyak and Nusa Dua. We also provide transfers from and to vacation rentals, Airbnbs, points of interest.
Meeting point: Neptune Scuba Diving, Jl. Suka Merta, Sanur Kauh, Denpasar Selatan, Kota Denpasar, Bali 80228
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