Fish Facts: Moray Eels

Moray eels are a firm favourite of divers, who love to encounter anything from the enormous giant moray, to the small but colourful ribbon eel.  Usually hiding in a hole or crevice during the day, they are nocturnal creatures who come out to hunt at night,...

Komodo Dragon and Diving Trips

One of the biggest attractions when you visit the island of Flores, is a Komodo National Park day trip. At Mikumba Diving, one of the more popular choices for a Komodo day trip is a combination of 2 dives, and a visit to see the famous dragons. ...

Komodo Diving

Diving in Komodo Did you know you can dive in Komodo all year round? Enjoy manta trains, empty dive sites, cheaper flights & a wider range of accommodation while exploring the best of Komodo & flores during off-season. For a few years now...

A Day on our Budget Liveaboard in Raja Ampat

Wakey wakey! That’s usually the sound of our Cruise Director going for a wake up round on the boat. It’s 06.45 and the boat is softly rocking with the waves of the ocean and you know you're about to experience the best diving in Indonesia. The first thing...

Fish Facts: Leaf Scorpionfish

The leaf fish is a master of masquerade. It relies on its unusual shape (it is flattened from side to side) and its behaviour (it will rock from side-to-side or back and forth) to mimic a piece of plant material resting on the sea floor. The leaf...

Fish Facts: Spotted Garden Eel

Every diver usually remembers their first garden eel encounter. You are swimming near the edge of the reef, over the sandy bottom, and you see a grassy area at the limit of your vision. As you move closer to the grass, it begins to shrink and eventually...

Fish Facts: Seahorses

Seahorses are on the wish list of many divers, and can be regularly seen here in the Komodo National Park. These fish have their heads angled down and bodies ending with curved tails generally attached to something near the bottom blending expertly with...

Fish Facts: Frogfish

Frogfish – also known as anglerfish – are one of those weird & wonderful underwater inhabitants that divers simply love to discover. In addition to their superb camouflage, their incredible variety of colour and texture make them fascinating to observe,...

Fish Facts: Dugongs

One of the special creatures we have here in the Komodo National Park is the dugong. Dugongs, also known as “sea cows”, are a close relative of the manatee. Population of dugongs in the sea decreased drastically in the previous century because of the...