Thousand Island Jakarta Information

Java – Thousand Island

Pulau Seribu means a “Thousand Island” located in the Bay North of Jakarta in the Java Sea. The surrounding reefs are home to a wide variety of fishes, making Pulau Seribu an ideal spot for diving, Snorkeling and fishing. Coral coverd slopes surround almost every island in the Thousand Island, more than 200 different coral and fish species.

 

Getting There :

Fly to Jakarta :

Airport : Soekarno Hatta

Continue with :

Speed Boat transfer from Marina Ancol (North Jakarta) to Island destination, takes around 1-3 hours (depending from the island) 

Best Season : April – October

Recommended for scuba diving & snorkeling

 

Dive Site  Information :

Dive site name:

Sepa House Reef (1)

Area: Thousand Island
Average: 10 meter
Maximum depth: 18 meter
visibility: 5 meter
Min temperature: 29° C
Max temperature: 30° C
Bottom contour: Slope ,flat
Bottom composition: Coral reef, Sand
Current: Long shore
Marine life: Fusilier,butterfly,cradinal,angel,grouper,damselfish,wrasse

parrot,surgeon,trigger,box.puffer,porcupine,flounder,gobies

moray,eels,scorpion,blennies,shrimp,nudibranch,flatwrom,turtle,ray

Coral reef: Average
Type of coral reef: Fringing
Type of diving: Shore
Highlight:
Caution:
Recommended for: All divers

 

Dive site name:

Melinjo (2)

Area: Thousand Island
Average: 15 meter
Maximum depth: 25 meter
visibility: 5 meter
Min temperature: 29° C
Max temperature: 30° C
Bottom contour: Slope
Bottom composition: Coral reef, Sand
Current: Long shore
Marine life: Fusilier,butterfly,cradinal,angel,grouper,damselfish,wrasse

parrot,surgeon,trigger,box.puffer,porcupine,flounder,gobies

moray,eels,scorpion,blennies,shrimp,nudibranch,flatwrom,turtle,ray

Coral reef: Average
Type of coral reef: Patch ,Submerged
Type of diving: Boat,Drift
Highlight:
Caution:
Recommended for: All divers

 

Dive site name:

Papa Theo wreck (3)

Area: Thousand Island
Average: 15 meter
Maximum depth: 32 meter
visibility: 5 meter
Min temperature: 29° C
Max temperature: 30° C
Bottom contour: Slope ,flat
Bottom composition: Coral reef, Sand
Current: Long shore
Marine life: Jack,trevallies,snapper,fusilier,butterfly, cardinal,angel,damselfish

wrasse,surgeon,moray,eels,scorpion,blennies,shrimp,nudibranch

turtle,ray

Coral reef: Average
Type of coral reef: Fringing
Type of diving: Boat,deep,wreck
Highlight: Papa theo wreck
Caution: deep dive ,low visibillity,strong current
Recommended for: Experienced divers

 

 

Dive site name:

Tongkeng house reef (4)

Area: Thousand island
Average: 15 meter
Maximum depth: 2 meter
visibility: 5 meter
Min temperature: 29° C
Max temperature: 30° C
Bottom contour: Steep,Slope
Bottom composition: Coral reef, Vegetation
Current: Long shore
Marine life: Fusilier,butterfly,cradinal,angel,grouper,damselfish,wrasse

parrot,surgeon,trigger,box.puffer,porcupine,flounder,gobies

moray,eels,scorpion,blennies,shrimp,nudibranch,flatwrom,turtle,ray

Coral reef: Average
Type of coral reef: Submerged
Type of diving: Boat,drift
Highlight:
Caution: Strong current
Recommended for: Experienced divers

 

Dive site name:

Pulau putri house reef (5)

Area: Thousand Island
Average: 10 meter
Maximum depth: 18 meter
visibility: 6 meter
Min temperature: 29° C
Max temperature: 30° C
Bottom contour: Slope ,flat
Bottom composition: Coral reef,vegetation, Sand
Current: Long shore
Marine life: Fusilier,butterfly,cradinal,angel,grouper,damselfish,wrasse

parrot,surgeon,trigger,box.puffer,porcupine,flounder,gobies

moray,eels,scorpion,blennies,shrimp,nudibranch,flatwrom,turtle,ray

Coral reef: Average
Type of coral reef: Fringing
Type of diving: Boat
Highlight:
Caution:
Recommended for: All divers

 

Dive site name:

Kuburuan Cina (6)

Area: Thousand Island
Average: 15 meter
Maximum depth: 30 meter
visibility: 5 meter
Min temperature: 29° C
Max temperature: 30° C
Bottom contour: Slope
Bottom composition: Coral reef, Sand
Current: Long shore
Marine life: Fusilier,butterfly,cradinal,angel,grouper,damselfish,wrasse

parrot,surgeon,trigger,box.puffer,porcupine,flounder,gobies

moray,eels,scorpion,blennies,shrimp,nudibranch,flatwrom,turtle,ray

Coral reef: Average
Type of coral reef: Fringing
Type of diving: Boat
Highlight:
Caution:
Recommended for: All divers

 

Dive site name:

Kotok House Reef (7)

Area: Thousand Island
Average: 10 meter
Maximum depth: 20 meter
visibility: 5 meter
Min temperature: 29° C
Max temperature: 30° C
Bottom contour: Slope
Bottom composition: Coral reef, Sand
Current: Long shore
Marine life: Fusilier,butterfly,cradinal,angel,grouper,damselfish,wrasse

parrot,surgeon,trigger,box.puffer,porcupine,flounder,gobies

moray,eels,scorpion,blennies,shrimp,nudibranch,flatwrom,turtle,ray

Coral reef: Average
Type of coral reef: Fringing
Type of diving: Shore
Highlight: Artificial reef
Caution:
Recommended for: All divers

 

Dive site name:

Poso Wreck Pulau Karang Congkak (8)

Area: Thousand Island
Average: 20 meter
Maximum depth: 30 meter
visibility: 5 meter
Min temperature: 29° C
Max temperature: 30° C
Bottom contour: Slope ,flat
Bottom composition: Coral reef, Sand
Current: Long shore
Marine life: Fusilier,barracuda,cardinal,grouper,batfish,gobies,scorpion

blennies,shrimp,nudibranch,turtle,ray

Coral reef: Average
Type of coral reef: Fringing
Type of diving: Boat,Deep,drift
Highlight: Wreck
Caution: Deep dive,low visibility strong current
Recommended for: Experienced divers

 

Dive site name:

Karang Lebar (9)

Area: Thousand Island
Average: 15 meter
Maximum depth: 23 meter
visibility: 5 meter
Min temperature: 28° C
Max temperature: 30° C
Bottom contour: Slope
Bottom composition: Coral reef
Current: Long shore
Marine life: Fusilier,butterfly,cradinal,angel,grouper,damselfish,wrasse

parrot,surgeon,trigger,box.puffer,porcupine,flounder,gobies

moray,eels,scorpion,blennies,shrimp,nudibranch,flatwrom,turtle,ray

Coral reef: Average
Type of coral reef: Patch,submerged
Type of diving: Boat
Highlight:
Caution:
Recommended for: All divers

 

Dive site name:

Terumbu Ela Pulau Semak Daun (10)

Area: Thousand Island
Average: 8 meter
Maximum depth: 15 meter
visibility: 5 meter
Min temperature: 29° C
Max temperature: 30° C
Bottom contour: Slope, Flat
Bottom composition: Coral reef
Current: Long shore
Marine life: Fusilier,butterfly,cradinal,angel,grouper,damselfish,wrasse

parrot,surgeon,trigger,box.puffer,porcupine,flounder,gobies

moray,eels,scorpion,blennies,shrimp,nudibranch,flatwrom,turtle,ray

Coral reef: Good
Type of coral reef: Submerged
Type of diving: Boat
Highlight:
Caution:
Recommended for: All divers

 

Dive site name:

Area Perlindungan Laut ( APL ) Gosong Pramuka (11)

Area: Thousand Island
Average: 10 meter
Maximum depth: 25 meter
visibility: 5 meter
Min temperature: 29° C
Max temperature: 30° C
Bottom contour: Slope
Bottom composition: Coral reef
Current: Long shore
Marine life: Fusilier,butterfly,cradinal,angel,grouper,damselfish,wrasse

parrot,surgeon,trigger,box.puffer,porcupine,flounder,gobies

moray,eels,scorpion,blennies,shrimp,nudibranch,flatwrom,turtle,ray

Coral reef: Average
Type of coral reef: Patchy,Fringing
Type of diving: Boat
Highlight:
Caution:
Recommended for: All divers

 

Dive site name:

Terumbu Pulau Panggang (12)

Area: Thousand Island
Average: 7 meter
Maximum depth: 15 meter
visibility: 5 meter
Min temperature: 29° C
Max temperature: 30° C
Bottom contour: Slope
Bottom composition: Coral reef, Sand
Current: Long shore
Marine life: Fusilier,butterfly,cradinal,angel,grouper,damselfish,wrasse

parrot,surgeon,trigger,box.puffer,porcupine,flounder,gobies

moray,eels,scorpion,blennies,shrimp,nudibranch,flatwrom,turtle,ray

Coral reef: Average
Type of coral reef: Patch, submerged
Type of diving: Boat
Highlight:
Caution:
Recommended for: All divers

 

Dive site name:

Tabularasa Wreck Pulau Pramuka (13)

Area: Thousand Island
Average: 20 meter
Maximum depth: 30 meter
visibility: 10 meter
Min temperature: 29° C
Max temperature: 30° C
Bottom contour: Slope
Bottom composition: Sand
Current: Long shore
Marine life: Fusilier,butterfly,cradinal,angel,grouper,damselfish,wrasse

parrot,surgeon,trigger,box.puffer,porcupine,flounder,gobies

moray,eels,scorpion,blennies,shrimp,nudibranch,flatwrom,turtle,ray

Coral reef: Average
Type of coral reef: Fringing
Type of diving: Boat Deep, drift
Highlight: Tabularasa ship wreck
Caution: Deep dive ,low visibility,strong current
Recommended for: Experienced divers

Information by : Dive Directory Indonesia


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