- Type: Shore Dive
- Level: Beginners/ Advanced
- Current: Medium / Strong
- Depth: 5 – 20 meters
Very close to the Calypso Diving Bali shop, Melasti Amed is a great macro dive site, paradise for photographers by day and by night. It takes the name from the place, considered Holy by Balinese Hindu religion.
A rocky area is habitat for crazy critters!
From frogfish to leaf scorpion fish and even harlequin shrimps, this easy access dive spot is welcoming for your best macro critters hunt!
Get your camera ready and go!
Melasti Amed is a spectacular dive site located in close proximity to the Calypso Diving Bali shop. This shore dive is a paradise for macro photography enthusiasts, offering a wealth of opportunities to capture stunning images of the underwater world, both during the day and at night.
The dive site is named after the local area, which is considered holy in the Balinese Hindu religion. This spiritual significance adds a unique cultural dimension to the diving experience at Melasti Amed.
The dive site is suitable for both beginners and advanced divers, with medium to strong currents and depths ranging from 5 to 20 meters. Despite the currents, the site is easily accessible, making it a popular choice for divers of all levels.
One of the standout features of Melasti Amed is its rocky area, which serves as a habitat for a variety of unique critters, great muckdiving site. From the elusive frogfish to the vibrant leaf scorpion fish and even the rare harlequin shrimps, Melasti Amed is a treasure trove of macro marine life.
The site is particularly well-known for its macro critter hunting opportunities. Divers can spend hours exploring the rocky terrain, discovering and photographing the diverse array of critters that call this site home.