Bastianos Dive Resorts at BOOT Duesseldorf 2023

Bastianos Dive Resorts at BOOT Duesseldorf 2023

January, 17th 2023

After the 2 years pandemic, finally now we are able to participate again at Boot Dusseldorf starting from 21 to 29 January 2023.

Boot Dusseldorf in Germany is the largest Dive Show worldwide. What is a better way to beat the January blues than to start thinking about and planning your next dive trip with us to experience the Best North Sulawesi Diving?

Our Marine Biologist Barney Seier will represent Bastianos Dive Resorts at the Taucher.Net pavilion, Hall 12 / Booth A31.12. You can catch up and talk with him to plan your dive holiday.

Please come and visit us, our Boot Show offer is valid for booking during the show.

Photo Insert : Barney at the last BOOT Duesseldorf 2020 (before pandemic)

Bastianos Dive Resorts at BOOT Duesseldorf 20232023-01-17T06:31:52+00:00

Bastianos Re-Opening Special


April, 20th 2022

You may enjoy our Re-Opening Special by book to us directly via Email or WhatsApp message to:

WhatsApp: +62811435176, +62811434666

Or you can contact our dedicated partner travel agents and tour operators at your country.

Terms & Conditions:

  • 10% discount apply to the new Rates 2022
  • Re-Opening Special can not be combine with other specials and valid for new bookings only
  • Discount applies to accommodation, fun diving, dive packages and dive courses
  • Discount applies to all resorts of Bastianos in Bunaken, Bangka and Lembeh
  • Discount applies to Bastianos Coral Triangle Dive Safari
  • Discount applies for staying period April to December 2022

Bastianos Re-Opening Special2022-06-18T05:28:42+00:00

News Release : SilkAir Flight Situation

News Release : SilkAir flight situation

Bastianos News Release
Friday, 28 February 2020


As you might already know that SilkAir‘s flight to Manado from Singapore will be replaced to Singapore Airlines sister company Scoot Airline on the first week of May 2020. The handling of the transition made people not able to book air tickets from now until after the maiden flight of Scoot it self especially for the people who wants to visit Manado via Changi Airport Singapore. The plan is that Scoot will do the same schedule as what the SilkAir still doing until 1st week of May 2020.

However – there are some alternative routes that is still possible to book via Jakarta either with Garuda Airlines or through other domestic airlines as Citilink, Batik Air and Lion Air which flies daily from Jakarta to Manado.

If you are coming from Europe, the best connection at the moment by taking Garuda Airlines from Amsterdam which will stop over in Jakarta for approximately 2h 50m then continue with other Garuda route from Jakarta to Manado. will fly from Europe in almost same time as with Singapore Airlines connect with SilkAir. Garuda Airlines is also offering an extra 23kg for sport equipment which is excellent for divers who want to come to Manado for diving.


Garuda flies everyday from Amsterdam to Manado except tuesday and everyday from Manado back to Amsterdam except monday with 1 stop at Jakarta.

Flight Schedule from Amsterdam to Manado (everyday except tuesday), total journey 21h 25m
AMS – CGK = 12:05 – 08:10 (+1)
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CGK – MDC = 11.00 – 15:30

Flight Schedule from Manado to Amsterdam (everyday except monday), total journey 21h 20m
MDC – CGK = 16:30 – 18:50
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CGK – AMS = 21:45 – 07:50 (+1)

PS : Flight schedule is subject to change without prior notice


if you prefer to fly with middle-east airlines like Qatar Airways, Emirates or Etihad Airways; there is an excellent stopover hotel with free pick up/drop off at FM7 hotel or similar next to Jakarta airport with rooms only around from Rp 500,000 and we Bastianos can help you to book your stopover hotel in Jakarta or in Manado if you have to arrive in the evening or to book your domestic flights to be connecting with your international arrival and departure via Jakarta or if you want to go somehwere else in Indonesia before or after your visit to Manado.


Qatar flies daily from Frankfurt to Manado with 2 stops at Doha (DOH) and Jakarta (CGK)

Flight Schedule from Frankfurt to Manado (everyday), total journey 22h 35m
FRA – DOH = 10:55 – 17:55
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DOH – CGK = 18:50 – 07:45 (+1)
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CGK – MDC = 11:00 – 15:30, operated by Garuda Airlines

Flight Schedule from Manado to Frankfurt (everyday), total journey 27h
MDC – CGK = 16:30 – 18:50, operated by Garuda Airlines
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CGK – DOH = 00:40 (+1) – 05:25
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DOH – FRA = 07:55 – 13:30

PS : Flight schedule is subject to change without prior notice


When you are using Emirates or Etihad, the connection to domestic flights not as smooth as the journey with Qatar. With Emirates or Etihad, the domestic flight connection will make you have to stay overnight either in Jakarta Airport or in Manado City because you will be connected with the afternoon flight to Manado and this will makes you to be arrives in Manado in the evening and we wont be able to transfer you to the island in the evening (except if your first start is staying in Lembeh).

In this opportunity, we would like to inform you as well that we Bastianos is now able to arrange the purchase of your domestic flights, your domestic arrangement all over Indonesia including hotels in resorts in other cities of Indonesia with competitive rates, airport transfers if you are going elsewhere in Indonesia or your other journey beyond Manado and all over Indonesia through our sister company Manado Tour & Travel which is acting as a licensed travel agents to handle what we have mentioned already above like visiting Tana Toraja in South Sulawesi, to see Orang Utan in Borneo, explore Sundanese Islands Java-Bali-Lombok-Flores or to explore more about Papua beside your diving journey or your land tour excursion while you are staying with us in North Sulawesi from your Bastianos Resorts.

Please contact us for more information regarding flight situations, book your domestic flights with us, your arrangement trips for beyond Manado attractions.

News Release : SilkAir Flight Situation2020-08-03T05:48:59+00:00

Get your PADI and Win the Prize

Join The Contest and WIN a FREE Dive Holidays in Bali for 4 Nights and 6 Dives including flights worth USD 5,000!!!


We are pleased to announce the “Get Your PADI® & Win” contest to to those who complete one or more of the below qualifying PADI courses with us during 1st May – 31st August 2017

  • PADI Open Water Diver
  • PADI Freediver
  • PADI Adventure Diver
  • PADI Advanced Open Water Diver
  • PADI Specialty Diver Rating
  • PADI Rescue Diver
  • PADI Advanced Freediver
  • PADI Master Freediver
  • and Certification courses that offer Junior ratings also apply.


Once you finishes your course, you must then complete the entry form on including what you liked about your PADI course in 50 words or less, in a creative or inspiring manner.


  • Round-trip coach airfare to Denpasar, Bali, Indonesia from Winner’s nearest capital city.
  • Four nights 2-person shared accommodation stay at a hotel resort in Bali, Indonesia
  • 6 fun dives at a PADI Dive Shop in Bali, Indonesia (PADI Dive Shop selected by PADI)
  • Valued at USD$5,000.

Some conditions apply so please read the full terms and conditions.

Please contact us by email to or Call +62.431.864025 or SMS/WhatsApp +62811435176/+628114356911/+62811434666 for more information about this contest.

Get Your PADI & Win


Get your PADI and Win the Prize2017-07-01T13:42:59+00:00

Bastianos Dive Resort in Kuala Lumpur

Always wanted to explore North Sulawesi’s rich marine life?
Come check out the amazing deals from Bastianos at Bunaken and Bastianos Lembeh this weekend at the Malaysia International Dive Expo.
29-31 July 2016
PWTC, Kuala Lumpur
10:00am – 7:00pm
The Bastianos team will be at booths A 133-136, under the Ministry of Tourism, Republic of Indonesia.
See you there!

Bastianos Dive Resort in Kuala Lumpur2018-06-04T10:21:19+00:00

Bastianos Dive Resort in Taipei

Bastianos Dive Resort goes to Taiwan for DRT Show Taiwan 2016 in Taipei Flora Expo 17 – 19 June, the first dive show in Taiwan under Indonesia Tourism Ministry pavilion. Come and see us there and meet our team promoting us. You can also check here our specials during the show for Taiwanese divers.DRT-Taiwan2016

Bastianos Dive Resort in Taipei2016-06-17T18:41:54+00:00

Happy World Oceans Day

13394119_578768405617381_8901570803420439946_nHappy World Oceans Day to all fish and divers! 🙂 Let us protect our beautiful oceans together as long as we still can! Luckily, we are situated in Bunaken Marine National Park which is a protected area. But still: we need to take good care of the paradise surrounding us to conserve it for future generations of locals as well as tourists! #protectbunaken #unitedwestand
Picture taken at divesite ‘Mandolin’ by our instructor Max.

Happy World Oceans Day2016-06-08T18:31:21+00:00

2016 Certificate of Excellence

We’re thrilled to announce that Bastianos Dive Resort, both Bunaken Island and Lembeh Island has been selected for the 2016 Certificate of Excellence, 3 (three) years continuously, reflecting the consistently of great services to our customers … a BIG thank you to the whole team Bunaken and to our customers who wrote great reviews to our trip advisor’s page.
certificate of excellence

2016 Certificate of Excellence2016-05-27T18:11:58+00:00

Bastianos at Jakarta Post

151007-sarah-porter_small.thumbnailSarah Porter, stayed with us at Bastianos Bunaken in October 2007. She and her friends took their PADI OWD Course with us.

We know that she is working as a journalist at Jakarta Post but we never know if she will write her journey with us to be an article at Jakarta Post newspaper. Thanks, Sarah…


Bastianos at Jakarta Post2008-02-09T17:24:03+00:00

Bunaken wins Global Tourism Award

Bunaken National Marine Park has beaten more than 70 other entrants in the worldwide competition to win this year’s British Airways Tourism for Tomorrow awards, which raises awareness of the world’s leading role models for responsible tourism.

The park’s management initiative has brought an end to damaging environmental practices such as coral mining, mangrove cutting and blast and cyanide fishing. At the same time is has helped improve livelihood opportunities for 30,000 local residents.

Almost a third of the park’s entrance fees are used to fund conservation and development projects which are proposed and implemented by the community.

Speaking about the global winner Professor David Bellamy, chairman of the judging panel said, “Bunaken is what natural parks and nature based tourism are all about. It is a biodiverse area of great beauty and importance to its nation and the world.”

Now come and dive an inspiring award-winner!

Bunaken wins Global Tourism Award2003-04-27T01:23:15+00:00