A once in a lifetime holiday. Highly recommended by customers and staff.

Probably one of the most diverse diving environments in the world. Choose from a premium resort or liveaboard to enjoy your diving or combine both to make a mind blowing trip of a lifetime.

Insider's View

The reefs of Wakatobi are unlike others in the region! Being part of a UNESCO Marine Biosphere Reserve, this macro heaven destination offers divers daily encounters with mantis and bubble coral shrimp, pufferfish, pygmy seahorses, nudibranchs, frogfish, scorpionfish, turtles, coral biodiversity and much more.

The island uphil is paradise on earth with its lush vegetation and palm trees linning with the stunning white sandy beach and crystal clear turquoise waters.

Insider's View


All levels

Reefs & Critters

Year round


UD Rating – 5 Star


Choose the best of the best. This liveaboard is very well appointed and provides guests with a high level of service in an aesthetically pleasing environment. You can dive at sites not available from the Wakatobi resort.

  • Max 10 guests / up to 4 dives per day
  • Nitrox available for qualified divers
  • Top biodiversity diving destination
  • Dive islands surrounding Wakatobi
  • Great for photography
  • Top luxury liveaboard

4 Stars

Oct - Apr

22 Hours + Stopover

Beginner, All

From £4250

Wakatobi Dive Resort

Indonesia, Wakatobi

The Wakatobi Dive Resort is an intimate and luxurious hotel located in remote southeast Sulawesi. This tropical paradise offers out of this world diving and should be on every divers bucket list.

  • World class dive resort
  • Choice of bungalows to suit budget
  • All inclusive resort inc diving
  • Located on a private sandy beach
  • Suitable for all types of diver
  • Spa/Internet/TV/Dive centre on-site


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Wakatobi National Park

Tour Type: Nature Tours

Coral reefs and fish are important resources that are the focus of TNW management. Coral reef ecosystems are considered as highly productive coastal marine ecosystems that can be found in tropical waters.

Wakatobi Resort Spa

Tour Type: Soft & Easy

Why not soak up a sumptuous spa on your stay at Wakatobi? East and West come together at Wakatobi’s spa, which blends the best of Indonesian and European traditions.


Tour Type: Adventure Tours

One of the world’s most remote kite spots with miles and miles and miles of shallow flats, reef breaks, beach breaks and untouched expanses of tropical bliss.

Destination Fact File

A once in a lifetime holiday. Highly recommended by customers and staff.

Air Temperature

Water Temperature

Destination Details

Internal Flights & Luggage Wakatobi Resort has a private charter with a direct connection from Bali on Monday and Friday. Check-in time for charter flights from Bali to Wakatobi's private airstrip is 6:45am (strongly advised to arrive the day before).

Flights are made aboard a comfortable, 70-seat turboprop aircraft, with ample allowances for both checked and carry-on luggage.
Concierge & Airport Lounge In Bali International Airport you will be assisted by Wakatobi Resort's concierge team. You will also enjoy access to a VIP airport lounge for refreshments and breakfast upon morning check-in for the flight to the resort.
Dive Season Wakatobi is best dived between March and December and during July and August, while the water temperature may drop a little along with the visibility this is the best time for big numbers of fish. Temperatures fluctuate between a low of 25°C in August and a high of 30°C in October.