Weh Island or Pulau Weh (by the local population commonly referred to only as “Sabang”, the name of the largest city) is a small active volcanic island to the northwest of Sumatra, 45 minutes by fast regular ship or 2 hours by ferry from mainland, Banda Aceh. It was originally connected to the Sumatran mainland and became separated by sea after the volcano’s last eruption in the Pleistocene era. The island is situated in the Andaman Sea. The largest city on the island, Sabang, is the northernmost outpost of Indonesia.
Renaza Resort is situated on an island 30 min off Padang town. Padang is actually very easy to get to from Kuala Lumpur. There is direct flight from Kuala Lumpur via Airasia of mere 45minutes journey.
Diving at Padang is truly an exploration dream. With its amazing visibility, there’s plenty to discover, from its vast underwater topography to its amazing macro life, not forgetting its resident dolphins and Whales, you will never find any place that’s so serene like it.
Tulamben is a quiet village on the northeast coast of Bali, facing the Lombok Strait. Divers occasionally meet mola-mola sunfish, hammerhead sharks and whale sharks in the water of Tulamben. Its biodiversity and location make Tulamben one of the best dive sites in the world. Complete with its own wreck, the USAT Liberty, which sank in 1963 when Gunung Agung erupted, the easy access to this wreck adds to the village’s charm. The wreck is also home to a group of bumphead parrot fish.
Planet Dive is a wholly Filipino owned Company providing Scuba Diving services in the Philippines since 1999. In the close to one decade of doing business, Planet dive Resort has grown from a cozy 6 room moms and pops resort to a 16 cabana NAUI Pro Gold facility with two Full Service Villas, a Nitrox/ Tri-mix Gas blending station.
Whether it’s total relaxation or access to world-class dive sites, Planet Dive is your perfect choice! Located within a short 2 hour drive south of Manila, the resort is situated on a private stretch of beach overlooking beautiful Balayan Bay.
Maldives Princess is a 147-feet liveaboard traversing the crystalline waters of the Maldives. The boat accommodates 9 State Cabins and 2 Ocean View Suite.
All rooms have their own A/C, flat screen TV, small refridgerators, ensuite bathrooms and nice and roomy. Besides the suite with it’s king sized bed, the other rooms either have 2 twins or 1 queen bed.
Maldives.. Diver’s Paradise 🙂