Manado’s most popular dive sites include Mandolin, Timur and Siladen where the biodiversity of marine life is rich. On top of that, due to the regular visits by divers, the marine life at these sites are used to divers maneuvering around them making it easy for divers to take down beautiful shots with their cameras.
You can dive all year-round at Manado. The best time to dive will be from April to October when the wind blows from south-east and the water stays relatively calm. Visibility averages at 25m and may go beyond 30m on some days.