Average Temperature: 27ºC – 30ºC Current: Moderate
Raja Ampat is rated as one of the best diving destination in the world and has been gaining popularity over the years among divers. Raja Ampat is located in West Papua, off the island of New Guinea. It comprises of 1,500 small islands. Raja Ampat has over 1,000 species of fishers and 600 coral species.
The variety of marine life is simply breath taking.Drift diving is common in Raja Ampat due to moderate currents.
With over 40,000km2 of land and sea, the best way to explore Raja Ampat is from a Liveaboard However, Liveaboard in Raja Ampat doesn’t come cheap. It is actually one of the most expensive liveaboard diving destinations in Asia due to its remoteness.
Diving in Komodo
Dry Season: April to December
Rainy Season: January to March
Diving Season: Year round
Best Diving Period: April to November (Dry Season)