The Togeans Islands in Sulawesi offer divers and snorkelers the unique experience to explore the beautiful coral reefs of Indonesia with its unique and diverse marine life. The islands are in the centre of Tomini bay, which is known to be the calmest bay on earth and offer an undiscovered tropical paradise, boasting hundreds of islands with beautiful white sandy beaches as yet untouched by mass tourism. The Togean islands are amongst the best spots for diving in Indonesia.
Black Marlin Dive Resort offers seventeen exclusive and stylish bungalows just a few steps from the ocean. All rooms have double spring beds with full mosquito nets, ceiling fans. Western style bathrooms with clean running water. All terraces have hammocks and panoramic sea views.
The standard Bungalow is basic but comes with free towels, a ceiling fan and sprung mattress bed. The Deluxe Bungalows are larger, with their own private terrace and toiletries, the VIP Hillside Bungalow have a sitting room, two ceiling fans and a huge private terrace with spectacular panoramic views, and a large open air bathroom with hot water.
They are also planning VIP beach rooms in the near future.
There is a restaurant offering tasty Indonesian food served buffet style, with a bar and pool table to entertain you during the night. The resort’s PADI Dive centre offers three dives a day (two boat dives and one night dive – two included in package), all dives are guided in small groups by skilled local divemasters and western instructors. The full range of PADI diving courses are also available during your stay. There are three custom built dive boats. All the dives include full free dive equipment.
Tomini Bay is the epicentre for the most coral diversity in the world. The Togian Islands offer the extraordinary opportunity to explore all three types of coral reef; fringe, barrier and atoll. The marine life is equally diverse and dramatic. Also there is unique chance to dive on a B24 Bomber wreck from WWII in perfect condition the reefs are a paradise for divers and snorkelers alike.
There are a number of ways of getting to the Togeans, all involve flights and ferry/boat rides, the resort offers a transfer service added to a accommodation/dive package, please enquire
|Number of Lodgings||17||Cuisine type|
|Price range||€ 16-30||How served|
|Transfer time||12 hrs||Snacks|
|Minimum stay||1 night||Other|
|Electric supply||10am -12pm 220v|
|House reef||No||Courses offered||Yes|
|Shore Dives||Ni||Equipment Hire||Yes|
|Night Dives||Yes||No of dives /day||4|