Diving in Selayar

Cruise and Dive Dive Dive in Selayar on sail boat Duyung south Sulawesi Indonesia

We could offer you a top dive holiday or sailing adventure. Diving starts in Bira the southern tip of Sulawesi and Selayar.

Welcome aboard the Duyung the sail boat that can guide you in to the best diving in Selayar and give you the chance to dive dive dive as much as you can and the opportunity to see Hammerhead, Tiger, White tip and Black tip sharks. You also have the opportunity to see Manatees, Dolphins, Turtles, Napoleon, Big tunas, Eagle ray, Sting rays, Nudibranchs and a big variety of other fish and mammals.

Duyung will make stops at the great waterfalls and uninhabited beaches at the southern end of this beautiful island.


Day by day itinerary

Day 1:
Airport or Hotel pick up Makassar to Bira.

Departures are from of Makassar, South Sulawesi (also known as Ujung Pandang). Around 3 p.m.the comfortable air-condition arrives in Bira.

A cold drink ice cold towels awaits you on the Duyung for the start of your dive or sailing adventure.

We will do a check up dive in Bira (Diving in Bira is fantastic)and and if people want to do a night dive it is as well possible. The vessels will depart around 11 p.m. for the eastern coast of Selayar.

Day 2:
Our dive sites are all in the Southern most part of Pulau Selayar. We should arrive in the very early morning, allowing our first dive at the dive site Cumi Cumi (barracuda dive) to be taken before breakfast. We will anchor in the Dugong bay and have breakfast on Duyung coach house roof and hope to see one of these big sea cows. Sometimes you can even see them during the dive at dive site "Cumi Cumi". Today will be allocated to a full day of diving, with an option to trek into the coastal jungle for a one or two hour waterfall visit. From our Duyong bay, we can go by speedboat to the village;Jamen; the only village at the eastern coats of Selayar trek for approximately 30 minutes to the base of a 7 tiered waterfall of cool, crystal-clear spring water. This provides a shower experience and is well worth filming. Nearby the Duyung bay are more dive sites.(This bay is called after our boat Duyung,we been the first there start to bring the first divers from Europa 1999.

Day 3:
Today will be allocated to a full day of diving at the southern part of Selayar. All these dive sites we will reach easy by speed boat. BBQ at the white beach you see on the photo left.

Day 4:
Full day diving in that fantastic area. Sunset cruise back to Bira.

Day 5:
Our arrival is scheduled for 06 a.m. , in the harbor of Bira, South Sulawesi. Our bus will be standing by to return passengers to Makassar. For those interested, extensions can be made with any of the Bira bungalow resorts, and return to Makassar can be arranged at any time.

CV.Duyung Y +V, Volker Korth, Jl.Kemiri 1, Makassar,Ujung Pandang,south Sulawesi Indonesien
Mobil: 0062 81589 100 56 or Office: +62411 85 34 85
E-Mail: duyungbaru@yahoo.de or vovo@bali-dive-cruise.com