Top Snorkeling and Scuba Diving in West Papua

Ready to check out the best sites in West Papua for scuba diving, snorkeling, shore diving, free diving or other ocean activities? Zentacle has 20 dive sites, snorkel spots, beaches, and more. Discover hand-curated maps, along with reviews and photos from nature lovers like you. No matter what you're looking for, you can find a diverse range of the best ocean activities in West Papua to suit your needs.
West Papua dive site map
The Passage

#1 - The Passage

Indonesia, Irian Jaya, Raja Ampat, Gam

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Schools of bigger fish such as jacks, tuna, barracuda and sharks... Narrow channel (onlt 25m wide) between Gam and Waigeo islands.
Disney Land

#2 - Disney Land

Indonesia, Irian Jaya, Triton Bay

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Disney Land is a good dive at Triton bay. The spot was, like most other spots at Triton bay, originally discovered by Larry Smith. You dive around a small rock island. A good part of the area is covered by lots a black coral which are a good hiding place for many sweetlips. There is also a good chance to see wobegong sharks. Triton Bay. Access is only possible by live-aboard
Katy Rock

#3 - Katy Rock

Indonesia, Irian Jaya, Triton Bay

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Katy Rock is another dive site discovered by Larry Smith. The dive site is around a small rock island with a swim through close to the surface. We spotted a lot of marco life There are nove dive centers in the area. Access is only possible by liveaboard
GT Rock

#4 - GT Rock

Indonesia, Irian Jaya, Triton Bay

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GT Rock (GT stand for giant trevally)is a divesite in the Triton Bay, Irian Jaya. Diving is around a rock island. The quality of the diving at this site can vary a lot depending on the current. If there is enough current the is plenty of big fish (including giant trevallys). If there is no current the big fish is missing, but there is still a good chance to spot big rays or wobegong sharks and there is always some rare macro animals tobe spotted (e.g.hippocampus pontoi). Only accessible by liveaboard GT Rock is also known as Batu Jeruk.
Gladden Corner

#5 - Gladden Corner

Indonesia, Irian Jaya, Raja Ampat, Kofiau

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Usually can find reeffish such as sweetlips, snapper,butterflyfish. Bigfish like malabar grouper, blacktip shark, barracudas also Bumphead parrot fish. Unusual critter like ghost pipefish, pygmy seahorse and colorfush nudibranch. Coral reef is healthy and consist branching coral, massive and foliose as well. Gladden Corner is located in Raja Ampat island in Kofiau island. This location can be reached by speedboat from Sorong. Gladden Corner is also known as Gladden Spit, Kofiau Gladden Spit.
Boo Window

#6 - Boo Window

Indonesia, Irian Jaya, Raja Ampat, Misool

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Boo Window is a 0-star rated scuba dive and snorkel destination in Indonesia, Irian Jaya, Raja Ampat, Misool which is accessible from shore based on 0 ratings.
Magic Mountain

#7 - Magic Mountain

Indonesia, Irian Jaya, Raja Ampat, Misool

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Magic Mountain is a 0-star rated scuba dive and snorkel destination in Indonesia, Irian Jaya, Raja Ampat, Misool which is accessible from shore based on 0 ratings.
Yilliet

#8 - Yilliet

Indonesia, Irian Jaya, Raja Ampat, Misool

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Yilliet is a 0-star rated scuba dive and snorkel destination in Indonesia, Irian Jaya, Raja Ampat, Misool which is accessible from shore based on 0 ratings.
Fresh Waters

#9 - Fresh Waters

Indonesia, Irian Jaya, Triton Bay

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Fresh Waters is a 0-star rated scuba dive and snorkel destination in Indonesia, Irian Jaya, Triton Bay which is accessible from shore based on 0 ratings.
Bagus

#10 - Bagus

Indonesia, Irian Jaya, Triton Bay

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Bagus is a 0-star rated scuba dive and snorkel destination in Indonesia, Irian Jaya, Triton Bay which is accessible from shore based on 0 ratings.
Pintu Arus

#11 - Pintu Arus

Indonesia, Irian Jaya, Triton Bay

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Pintu Arus is a 0-star rated scuba dive and snorkel destination in Indonesia, Irian Jaya, Triton Bay which is accessible from shore based on 0 ratings.
Dramai

#12 - Dramai

Indonesia, Irian Jaya, Triton Bay

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Dramai is a 0-star rated scuba dive and snorkel destination in Indonesia, Irian Jaya, Triton Bay which is accessible from shore based on 0 ratings.
Conservation House Reef

#13 - Conservation House Reef

Indonesia, Irian Jaya, Triton Bay

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This dive spot has lovely reef and other marine life especially who love muck diving. Juvenile bat fish, tiny squid, unusual snail, emperor shrimp and many others. The location is just in front of the Conservation International Kaimana Marine Station. Beach entry on the sandy beach is the easiest way to get the dive spot. Conservation House Reef is also known as CI's House Reef.
Ransiwor

#14 - Ransiwor

Indonesia, Irian Jaya, Raja Ampat, Gam

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Ransiwor is a 0-star rated scuba dive and snorkel destination in Indonesia, Irian Jaya, Raja Ampat, Gam which is accessible from shore based on 0 ratings.
Yenmnuk

#15 - Yenmnuk

Indonesia, Irian Jaya, Raja Ampat, Batanta Salawati

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Yenmnuk is a 0-star rated scuba dive and snorkel destination in Indonesia, Irian Jaya, Raja Ampat, Batanta Salawati which is accessible from shore based on 0 ratings.
Kampung Baru Corner

#16 - Kampung Baru Corner

Indonesia, Irian Jaya, Raja Ampat, Batanta Salawati

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Kampung Baru Corner is a 0-star rated scuba dive and snorkel destination in Indonesia, Irian Jaya, Raja Ampat, Batanta Salawati which is accessible from shore based on 0 ratings.
Sawandarek

#17 - Sawandarek

Indonesia, Irian Jaya, Raja Ampat, Gam

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Sawandarek is a 0-star rated scuba dive and snorkel destination in Indonesia, Irian Jaya, Raja Ampat, Gam which is accessible from shore based on 0 ratings.
Melissa`s Garden

#18 - Melissa`s Garden

Indonesia, Irian Jaya, Raja Ampat

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Melissa`s Garden is a 0-star rated scuba dive and snorkel destination in Indonesia, Irian Jaya, Raja Ampat which is accessible from shore based on 0 ratings.
Fam Slope

#19 - Fam Slope

Indonesia, Irian Jaya, Raja Ampat

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Fam Slope is a 0-star rated scuba dive and snorkel destination in Indonesia, Irian Jaya, Raja Ampat which is accessible from shore based on 0 ratings.
Old Port Jefman

#20 - Old Port Jefman

Indonesia, Irian Jaya, Raja Ampat, Sorong

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Old Port Jefman is a 0-star rated scuba dive and snorkel destination in Indonesia, Irian Jaya, Raja Ampat, Sorong which is accessible from shore based on 0 ratings.