Gorontalo, Sulawesi

When to Dive: November - April

Gorontalo offers different types of diving to suit all levels of divers - Wall dives, much dives, wrecks, etc. with visibility normally exceeding 20 meters. Home to the famous "Salvador Dali" sponges which are found in abundance only in Gorontalo. Whalesharks are regularly spotted there!
AirAsia now operates direct flights between Kuala Lumpur and Makassar four (4) times a week.

Salvador Dali sponge

RM1,880 per person ex-Gorontalo, 5 Days / 4 Nights / 8 Dives
Non-diver package RM780.

Included in the Package:

  • Twin-sharing accommodation (4 nights in Gorontalo)
  • Breakfast (at the hotel) and packed lunch on days with 3 dives
  • 8 guided boat dives with your own equipment
  • All land transfers in Gorontalo
  • The Non-Diver package includes: Accommodation (+ breakfast), all land transfers in Gorontalo and snorkeling (going on the same boat as the divers)

Not Included in the Package:

  • Return flights (Kuala Lumpur - Makassar, Makassar - Gorontalo)
  • Meals other than those mentioned above
  • Other expenses not mentioned herein

Mimic octopus
Mimic octopus found at Tambo'o muck dive site

Jinn cave
Jinn Cave

Tjenderawasih wreck
Tjenderawasih wreck (8 - 26 meters)

Typical Itinerary

AirAsia flight @7.45am from Kuala Lumpur to Makassar, then Batik Air flight @13.25 / Lion Air @17.10 to Gorontalo

3 boat dives

3 boat dives

2 boat dives

Flight Gorontalo - Makassar (Lion Air @6.10, Batik Air @6.45), Makassar - Kuala Lumpur on AirAsia @11.45