Komodo is Open

Since January 2019 there have been rumors of Komodo closing. I want to set something straight. Komodo is Open! Komodo Island is one of the 29 islands within Komodo National Park, and one out of four where Komodo dragons can … Continued

First Manta of the Season

Local Diveguide Jhogan

Preparation Our new season has started on the 1st of March 2019, which means we have to work again. This is a blog by our local diveguide Jhogan about his experience during the first trip of the season. Jhogan is … Continued

Turtle Conservation and Homestay Pante Hera

Shatri shining with joy

  A blog by Shatri and Ira  “If you think the world is too noisy, maybe you just need to pull over for a moment so you can hear your own voice, and know what you want. Then time hits … Continued

Wicked Divemaster Training Komodo

International Divemaster Trainees watching sunset

  Divemasters You’ve seen them when you go diving – looking professional, confident, and ready to handle anything that comes at them. They’ve helped train you in your dive courses. You had this guide who pointed out little ways to … Continued

Wicked Diving goes 100% Reef Safe Sunscreen…

All of us here at Wicked Diving are excited and happy to announce that we provide 100% Reef Safe sunscreen for all guests on our Komodo Liveaboard. This will further reduce the impact we have our the dive sites, the … Continued

The true costs of a free divemaster internship

So you want to do your Divemaster Course? You have had some wonderful dives, found you love it, and want to take it to the professional level. The lifestyle is great, the world is yours to explore… and now you … Continued

Discover the Wonders of Raja Ampat

Raja Ampat is a unique area of extraordinary beauty and diversity, offering some of the best scuba diving in Indonesia. Read on for a firsthand account, by one of our past customers, of a four-day Raja Ampat Liveaboard, with sightings … Continued

WWF and Wicked Diving

Sunset Komodo National Park, Wicked Diving, Liveaboard, Beach Clean

Wicked Diving has been awarded the prestigious rating of 3 starfish by the World Wildlife Foundation. Signing Blue Signing Blue is promoting not just responsible but sustainable tourism. A hint of what companies get evaluated on: from taking care of … Continued

Wicked Diving: 10 guidelines to be a responsible diver

Manta ID shot

You know that moment when everything just connects? We experienced that this week. We have been researching ways to reduce our footprint. And have been implementing many changes in the way we run our Komodo liveaboard. One thing that has … Continued

The Wicked Way

Wicked diving Komodo - our wicked good graduates

When I joined Wicked Diving Komodo in October, two female Dive guides were on the verge of getting certified. Intan, from the nearby village of Warloka (a former trading post, and home to unique 4,000 yr old megaliths) and Mersi … Continued