View Full Version : Blue Magic, Popular Dive Spot in Raja Ampat

10-06-2015, 17:44

Blue Magic is one of the most popular dive spots in Raja Ampat, West Papua Province, Indonesia. The spot is so popular because of its lots of pelagic action. There are many species of fish found in this spot, such as tunas, grey reef sharks, barracudas manta rays, and jack-fish. These various kinds of fishes are what make the dive spot so popular. The spot is also included in the region of coral triangle or named as segitiga koral in Bahasa. An area which is included in coral triangle means that the area has a variety of biodiversity.

Blue Magic is situated in the south of Mios Kon, Raja Ampat, West Papua, about 20 minutes from Kri by boat. To reach the dive spot, you can also pass through Waisai. It takes about 30 minutes by speedboat from Waisai. However, if you are about to go to the island from Sorong, you need to rent a speed boat or long boat which can hold more passengers. It takes about 3 hours from Sorong to Blue Magic. The rental cost for this speed boat or long boat ranges from Rp3,000,000 to 5,000,000 ($313.00 to 520.00) per day. Once you have arrived at the dive spot, you can enjoy the beautiful panorama, especially its underwater life.

As this is a dive spot, the activities you can do here is diving and snorkeling. When you dive or snorkel you will see the most beautiful scenery of underwater life. The diversity of its fish and coral reef species will make you amaze. You will find beautiful reefs. The reefs are home of various species of schooling fish, including 2cm hippocampus denise pygmy seahorses. You can also find 2 m long of tawney nurse shark, Wobbegong sharks or Epaulette shark. In addition, you can also find barracudas and green turtles. These beautiful creatures are so incredible that you must want to dive over and over just to enjoy their life. The sea water is crystal clear and clean, itís safe for diving and snorkeling activities

02-10-2015, 10:37


02-10-2015, 15:33


So amazing, I am really impressed with these picture! Lively colorful! They are from Blue Magic, aren't they?
Can't wait to see them. I am looking forward to my first visit to Indonesia.