Kendari is the capital city of South East Sulawesi Province, which lies on the east coast of the peninsula and is the starting point to any adventure into this fascinating province. Kendari city, was formerly named Kandai, literally this means, the coastal region. Main tribe that inhabited the area is Tolaki as native tribe, and some tribe is Bajo, Moronene, Buton, Bau Bau and Bugines - Makassares.
Kendari City covered by natural natural jungle and sea, there are several dive and snorkel spots which you may wish to try in and around Kendari. The fun dive packages will be done at area of Toli Toli Volunteers Giant Clam Conservation, at Toli Toli Villages, Konawe Regency
1 Day Kendari Fun Diving Trip + Giant Clam Education (L)
Pick up at your hotel in Kendari City in the morning, then transfer to Toli Toli - Labengki Conservation post at Toli Toli Village, its take about 30 minute to 1 hour drive from Kendari City. Upon arrive at Toli Toli Villages, prepared the dive gear and take briefing before do the fun diving, you will learn to dive program for Non Certified Diver and Short theory and basic underwater skills. You may also will learn about the Giant Clam Species, their life etc. Toli Toli - Labengki Giant Clam Conservation is volunteers conservation, done and made by local people and its become one and only in Indonesia which is preserve 9 species + 2 as the new candidate species.
Please Note :
- Best time to dive : on Dry Season May - middle December in every year.