Spearfishing in Nusa Penida Bali is one of the best place for Bali spearfishing trip and also one of the best place for fishing in Bali. The waters around the island are teeming with pelagic and reef fish. With the strong currents, where the perfect spot for larger fish to hunt for prey. Nusa Penida is only good for experience spearo and freedivers.
Nusa Penida is the largest island from the three other islands in Southeast Bali namely Nusa Lembongan and Nusa Ceningan Island. Nusa Penida is become popular tourist destinations in Bali. It’s just 30 minutes boat ride from Bali mainland where the Badung Strait separate the islands. There are many things to do in Nusa Penida ranging from diving, snorkeling to spearfishing.
Nusa Penida has plenty full of sea creatures. It’s one of the best place to see manta rays either by diving in Nusa Penida or by snorkeling in Nusa Penida especially in Manta Point spot. Nusa Penida is one of the great place for diving in Bali and offer lots of fun for divers.
Spearfishing in Nusa Penida become popular even it’s an ancient methods of fishing. Nowadays, spearfishing is using modern speargun and perfect for hunting big fish. Nusa Penida is popular both fishing and spearfishing trip destination for big game fishing using rod and reels. Fishing in Nusa Penida and the waters around the island is perfect for popping fishing, jigging and troll for big tuna, marlin, giant trevally (GT), mahi-mahi and Spanish mackerel.
If you are planning for spearfishing trip in Nusa Penida, for beginner or new to spearfishing, it can be extremely dangerous because the current can change quickly. You have to be a very experience to spearfish in Nusa Penida. The great spots are deep sea up to 20 meters where there are many pelagic, dogtooth tuna, dolphinfish and many more. But you have to understand the consequences.
You are adventurous seeking off beaten track, there are the Pulau Weh Diving, Spearfishing & Orangutan tour you may also like to check:
Best Places to visit in Nusa Penida after spearfishing
Nusa Penida is becoming popular as tourism highlight in Bali. There are lots of places to explore and things to see in entire the island:
- 1. Kelingking Beach
Kelingking Beach is one of the best tourist place located in Karang Dawa, Bunga Mekar village, Nusa Penida. The beach can be seen from the top of the cliff with beautiful sceneries and white sand beach. This beach is the hidden paradise and worth to visit.
- 2. Broken Beach
Broken Beach or Pasih Uug is one of the popular tourist attractions in Nusa Penida. The beach look like a hole within the cliff where the water flow into the hole. The beach offer beautiful landscape and one of a must visit sights in Nusa Penida.
- 3. Manta Point
Manta Point is one of awesome dive site and snorkeling spot in Nusa Penida which is perfect place to see manta rays. The conditions is steep coral reefs with the shallow part of 8 meters deep and 20 meters where you can see the manta rays swim within a depth of 10 meters. The currents are suddenly change to be strong. Besides you will also meet many pelagic, reef shark, barracuda and many more
- 4. Crystal Bay
Crystal Bay is a beach with clear crystal waters. You can snorkeling and diving in this place to see colorful fish, soft coral and amazing reefs. If you are diving in this place, you can go out a bit from the bay toward sandy where you will see the corals at 5 meters and goes down to up to 30 meters and you will feel strong currents. You have a wide opportunity to meet mola-mola (sunfish), eagle rays, tiger shark, moray eel, leaf fish, nudibranch, turtles, shrimps and many other species with visibility 20-30 meters.
- 5. Atuh Beach
Atuh Beach is one of the beach in Nusa Penida located in Banjar Pelilit. The beach offer beautiful white sand beach surrounded by stunning cliffs. In front of the beach you can see two small islands. This place is also good for snorkeling and camping. This beach is close to other beach namely Diamond Beach and Crystal Bay which is the most beautiful beaches.
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Anyway, have a great day spearfishing in Nusa Penida where you can speared for many species of fish including dogtooth tuna, mahi-mahi, GT and many more. This place is always full of surprise for spear fisherman.