Freediver at our house reef at Thalassa Manado

Freediving at Bunaken

Always wanted to try freediving at beautiful Bunaken? Besides snorkeling and scuba diving, freediving is a fantastic way to challenge yourself under safe and professional guidance of our instructors. Experienced freedivers already rate Bunaken as a premier destination. Find out for yourself!

Freediver practicing in pool at Manado

Learn a new discipline

Our freediving instructors (one of whom is current Indonesian National Record holder) take you through all the steps necessary to try freediving for yourself. At your own pace, just like our diving courses.

Freediver above an artificial reef

Carefree — on one breath

For experienced freedivers there’s more than enough opportunity to enjoy the depths of the Bunaken National Marine park as well: just join on the dive boat and we’ll take care of the rest.

Available Courses





Your Instructors

Stanley Sradaputta & Gisele Gao

Stanley Sradaputta is the 2018 Asian Freediving Cup national record holder — freedive instructor Gisele Gao joins him running our freediving center. Get to know them over on our blog!

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Gisele and Stanley at Bunaken National Park

Freediving facilities

Choose your discipline

From Constant Weight Apnea to Dynamic Apnea in the pool, we offer a large variety of different freediving disciplines. Our instructor Stanley is ready for anything.

All equipment on-site

Monofins, large bi-fins, masks, snorkels, buoys and lines are available to make your freediving experience as complete as possible.

Guided freediving

Together with our guide and his assistent, all of our freediving trips take place under the strictest measures of safety and professional guidance.

Bunaken National Marine Park

There is no better area to try this: the mild currents and great water temperatures make freediving here an absolute delight. You can spot turtles, schools of reef fish, and lots of colorful coral.

Freediving instruction center

From an intimate classroom next to our camera room, theory is taught to both freediving beginners or freedivers who are looking to expand their skillsets.

Learn at your own pace

Just like our PADI courses, the freediving courses take place at a velocity you are yourself comfortable with. We don't cut any corners!

Curious? Get in touch.

If you have any questions regarding courses, do let us know. We’re happy to connect you to Indonesia’s best freediver Stanley. Try freediving at Bunaken — it’s simply breathtaking.

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