Precious Diving in the Togian Islands and Una Una

Aproaching Una Una Indonesia

Sulawesi is a gem of an island in Indonesia! It offers a broad selection of attractions to appeal to novice travelers and veteran travelers alike. As for scuba diving, spectacular untouched coral reefs covered in unique marine life at the heart of Sulawesi is awaiting the enthusiastic diver. The Togian Islands and Una Una. in Central Sulawesi are a must for any diver. The Togian Islands are absolutely breathtaking! Both, scuba diving and snorkeling conditions are perfect for almost all year around. Since the islands are not on the usual ‘tourist trek’, you might easily find miles of white sandy beaches all for yourself! You will find world class dive sites, including a world war II plane wreck! Or try diving in one of only 3 jellyfish lakes worldwide!

Sulawesi is really the only choice for any visitor to Indonesia, wanting to experience the real nature of Indonesia, the way it once was!

You will find Countless Attractions in Sulawesi

As for attractions, combine the above with spectacular views and the unique cultural sites in Toraja, Rantepao, with elaborate funeral ceremonies. Enjoy the breathtaking mountain scenery draped with padi rice fields, as far as you can see. The island boast many national parks near Palu and Gorontalo with impressive untouched rain forests, waterfalls and more. Find untouched mangroves and rain forest with plentiful local wildlife, along with native Bajau villages preserving their local traditions. The Sama-Bajau, sometimes also called the “Sea Gypsies” or “Sea Nomads”, are traditionally from the many islands of the Sulu Archipelago in the Philippines. Most of them migrated during the conflict in Mindanao, to Malaysia, North Kalimantan and Sulawesi.

Continue your trip to the north and south of Sulawesi, and you will find many more great dive destinations, including Bunaken, Lembeh, Wakatobi and Bira. Lembeh Strait is known as one of the world’s best dive spots for muck diving!

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Underwater Pictures
Underwater Pictures

View stunning underwater pictures from Indonesia. All photos were taken at our dive sites around Kadidiri and Una Una, in the Togean Islands of Indonesia.

Una Una Diving Trips

UNA UNA is a popular and most wonderful island to go scuba diving. Black Marlin Diving Indonesia, is now building a new resort directly on Una Una island! Check out our new location here!

Guest Pictures

The Black Marlin Diving dive school is located on the most beautiful island Kadidiri. Not only the name is exotic here, but also the environment, above and below the surface.

Eco Reef in Kaddidiri

Pictures of artificial reef building to help the environment to better recover from patch coral bleaches. Black Marlin Diving in Indonesia opened a volunteer project to add a new reef to a former dead area.

Jelly Fish Lake

The Red Jellyfish lake in Sulawesi, Indonesia, is most famous for its not stinging but very colorful jelly fish. The red jelly fish cannot sting human, but still have poison and can sting its prey.

VVIP Accommodation

The new V-VIP Bungalows at Black Marlin Diving in Sulawesi are finished. Have a look at the latest photos of our accommodation in Kadidiri.

DeLuxe Bungalows in Indonesia

The DeLuxe Bungalows in Kadidiri include fresh towels, ceiling fan, a private terrace and
three tasty meals every day!
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Various Pictures

View various pictures from around our dive resort in Kadidiri.

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Diving in Sulawesi

The Togean Islands in Sulawesi offer divers and snorkelers the unique experience of being able to explore all three types of Coral reef (fringe, atoll and barrier). The islands in the centre of Tomini bay, known as the calmest bay on earth, are an undiscovered tropical paradise boasting hundreds of islands with beautiful white sandy beaches untouched by tourism.

Diving with us

What are the major differences between PADI and SSI


Black Marlin Dive Centre on Kadidiri island is an idyllic hideaway desert island surrounded by pristine coral reefs, crystal clear tropical waters and a huge selection of dive sites to whet any divers appetite. Dramatic drop offs, pinnacles, canyons, slopes and even a WWII B24 Bomber wreck in near perfect condition!!

The amazingly diverse marine life & richest reefs including no less than 314 species of corals, 541 species of mollusc & 819 species of tropical fish!

Recommended by no less than Jacques Cousteau


The Togean Islands are the epicentre for the worlds most diverse coral reefs.


Black Marlin as a SSI Dive Centre offering Padi courses aswell if requested, offers professional/personal service whether exploring the nearby reefs (10 mins) on our speed boats or a day trip to the reefs of Una-Una, an active volcano, on our custom built dive boat.

With over 30 sets of equipment, two new compressors, 80 tanks, 5 speedboats (all with oxygen onboard) we are easily able to satisfy all our guests and others diving needs while on Kadidiri. Come and see for yourself