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Siaba Besar (Turtle City)

Favorite diving spot in Komodo for beginner divers. Located in a protected bay, Siaba Besar or otherwise known as Turtle City, is ideal for easy dives and scuba diving with turtles.  

Book in advance! Starting from USD 210 /pers

ⓘ Komodo National Park fees not included.

Reserve now & pay later: Save your spot free of charge with flexible booking.

Most popular diving spot in Komodo.

Flexible cancellation.

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Duration: 6 hours

Hotel transfer offered

Access: speed boat

Highlight: Turtles, Coral Reef

Suitable for beginner divers

Siaba Besar is the largest of the two Siaba islands. The dive sites at Turtle City are heaven for beginner divers and snorkelers due to low or almost no currents, vibrant coral reefs, and of course large numbers of turtles that can be spotted here.

Know before you go

Reservation is required.

Low currents. Suitable for snorkeling.

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Available languages

English, Chinese, Indonesian, Romanian

Itinerary

Located in the central part of the Komodo National Park, Siaba Besar is also known as Turtle City. The dive sites of Siaba Besar island feature beautiful coral reefs, low to almost no currents, and diverse tropical marine life with large numbers of turtles.

Siaba Besar is frequently visited by beginner divers, Discover Scuba Divers, and snorkelers. An excellent location for children, and family trips in Komodo National Park.

The average depth for scuba divers in Turtle City is 18 meters or 12 meters for Discover Scuba Diving. The coral reef is first seeing at approximately 5 meters which is excellent for snorkelers.

Important Information

What’s included

  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Professional PADI Divemaster
  • Boat rental
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (selected areas)
  • Scuba Diving Insurance
  • Full set scuba diving equipment
  • Towels
  • Lunch
  • Snacks
  • Bottled water

Exclusions

  • Komodo National Park fees
  • Additional equipment such as but not limited to: dive computers, 15L tanks, NITROX, extra wetsuits, hoodies

Duration

6 hours.

Estimated hotel transfer at 7AM. Estimated return 4-5PM

Departure details

Traveler pickup is offered.

Free hotel transfers are available in Labuan Bajo. We also provide transfers from and to vacation rentals, Airbnbs, points of interest.

Meeting point: Sudamala Resort, Jl. Pantai Pede No.Km. 3, Labuan Bajo, Flores, Kabupaten Manggarai Barat, Nusa Tenggara Tim. 86554

Diving Packages

3 Days Diving Package In Bali

3 days fun dives

Our most famous package of 3 days fun dives for a complete experience of diving in Komodo. Suitable for beginner and advanced divers.

> Starting from: 560 USD

Mola Mola In Bali

5 days fun dives

This diving package can be customised and adapted to fit diving interests. Additional land tours and other customisations can be organised.

> Inquire for price

Private Diving Package Bali

Private Diving Package

Ideal for underwater photographers, and advanced scuba divers, the private diving package allows the organisation of special logistics and dive locations otherwise not available through the standard trips.

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