The Walls of Wakatobi

Published February 24, 2023

No matter how many times you’ve experienced it, that initial moment when you reach the edge of a sheer underwater wall will always be a thrill. One second, you are finning through a shallow coral reef, the next you are suspended over the edge of the abyss. This topographic contrast is particularly keen at Wakatobi […]

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Let’s Go to The Zoo

Published July 8, 2022

Towering underwater walls and dramatic formations can deliver a certain wow factor, but for many divers, what makes any dive truly memorable is the fish life. And that’s why the dive site known as The Zoo remains a Wakatobi favorite. It’s a very fishy place. All are welcome Much like a terrestrial zoo, the Wakatobi […]

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First Time Charms

Published August 27, 2019

Why Wakatobi Resort is an ideal destination for new and advancing divers Wakatobi Resort has earned a reputation as one of the world’s premier destinations for snorkeling, diving and underwater photography. The combination of pristine, protected reefs, marine bio-diversity and a highly-professional support infrastructure make Wakatobi a favorite of experienced divers, underwater naturalists and professional […]

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At Your Service

Published December 15, 2017

Wakatobi’s dive guides can help you make the most of your underwater experiences The reefs of Wakatobi are among the most pristine, bio-diverse and colorful on the planet. That alone is reason enough to visit. But there’s another aspect to our underwater experience that inspires divers and snorkelers, and prompts many to give top marks […]

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A Dive for the Ages

Published May 23, 2016

Underwater, there is no generation gap. Or so it seemed when a buddy team with an 86-year age difference shared a dive in the waters of the Banda Sea. At age 92, Dr. Herb McCoy presents an ideal picture of graceful aging. Back home in La Jolla, California, he jogs a mile or more on […]

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