Bunaken is an area of 8.08 km² island in the Bay of Manado , which is located on the northern island of Sulawesi , Indonesia . This island is part of the city of Manado , the capital of the province of North Sulawesi , Indonesia . Bunaken Island can be reached by fast boat (speed boat) or a rented boat to travel about 30 minutes from the city of Manado . Around the island of Bunaken Bunaken marine park there which is part of the Bunaken National Park . This marine park has the biodiversity of the marine one of the highest in the world. A scuba diving attracts many visitors to the island. Overall Bunaken marine park covers an area of 75,265 hectares with five islands within it, namely the island of Manado Tua (Manarauw), Bunaken Island, Siladen Island , Island Mantehage follows several children of their island, and the island Naen . Although the area covers 75,265 hectares, the location of the dive (diving) is limited in each of the five beaches that surround the island.
Bunaken marine park has a 20 point dive (dive spot) with varying depths up to 1344 meters. Of the 20 submarines that point, 12 point dive in which are located around the island of Bunaken. Twelve point of diving is the most frequently visited by divers and lovers of the beauty of the underwater scenery.
Most of the 12 point dive in Bunaken Island lined up from the southeast to the northwest of the island. In this area there is a great underwater walls, also called the hanging walls, or walls of giant rock that stands vertically and curved upward. The rock walls are also a source of food for fish in the waters around Bunaken Island.
Too bad due to the great man, many Indonesian people who never even set foot in the Land Lumimuut , feel you know and know about Bunaken, talk about Bunaken National Park, to speak of International Heritage and a miracle of Bunaken. Many researchers from abroad regretted misinformation from Indonesia. Bunaken is more than just knowing the book, Bunaken is a diving experience.
Source :Wikipedia – https://id.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pulau_Bunaken