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Top Dive Sites in Alor, Indonesia

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This steep coast, exposed not only to strong currents but also a changing swell, holds several sites whose rocky configurations are volcanic in origin. The dives here offer a good combination of drop offs, vast caves, and tunnels. This mix leads to a large volume of fish, including nurse sharks, as well as an omnipresent “macro” fauna.      

This steep coast, exposed not only to strong currents but also a changing swell, holds several sites whose rocky configurations are volcanic in origin. The dives here offer a good combination of drop offs, vast caves, and tunnels. This mix leads to a large volume of fish, including nurse sharks, as well as an omnipresent “macro” fauna.      

This steep coast, exposed not only to strong currents but also a changing swell, holds several ...

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Type of dive site
  • Drop-off
  • Cave
Depth
  • More than 40
Visibility
20 to 35 meters
Current
often strong
Required scuba diving level / certification
Advanced
Fauna
  • Stingray
  • Moray eels
  • Tuna
  • Turtle
  • Groupers
  • Scorpion fish
  • Lionfish
  • Seahorses
  • Triggerfish
  • Leaf fish
  • Lizardfish
  • Batfish
  • Stonefish
  • Clown fish
  • Surgeonfish
  • Sergent Major
  • Parrotfish
  • Anthias
  • Octopus
  • Nudibranchs
  • Flutemouth fish
  • Pipefish
  • Snappers
  • Angelfish
  • Porcupinefish
  • Boxfish
  • Trumpet fish
  • Trevallies
  • Fusiliers
  • Surgeonfish
  • Anemone
  • Hard coral
  • Soft coral
  • Nurse Shark
  • White-tip reef Shark
Flora
  • Coral flora

The best dive centres to explore Kelong

La P'tite Kepa dive center

Our opinion on La P’tite Kepa dive center:   

Looking for a little off-the-beaten-track piece of heaven? Look no further! Head straight to La P’tite Kepa dive center in the Alor Archipelago. After many years of travel, in 1998, Anne and Cedric ...

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