Short boat trips to the small islands just off shore offers sharks, rays, turtles, and beautiful corals. Currents can be strong and diving is for the experienced only .

Dive sites include:
Gili Tepekong, Gili Mimpang and Gili Biaha.
Candidasa is BaliĀ“s best kept secret site for seeing Mola molas without the crowds of Secret Bay.

Padang Bai
Has several sites with reef sharks, turtles, rays and macro life such as frogfish and leaf fish. Dives are by boat. Cold water in season. Best dives in the area are the Ferry Channel; with resident white tip sharks, bamboo sharks and turtles and the Blue Lagoon with reef sharks, turtles, frog fish and leaf scorpion fishes. From June to November Mola Molas can be seen passing by in both dive sites.