Photo: Learning to dive in Tulamben.

How to get to and from Tulamben

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Perama run a daily shuttle bus which drops at Wayan Resturant in central Tulamben, if your hotel is before this they can drop you off.

Departure times to Tulamben are:
Candi Dasa at 09:00 (100,000 rupiah)
Kuta at 07:00 (175,000 rupiah)
Padang Bai at 08:30 (100,000 rupiah)
Sanur at 07:30 (175,000 rupiah)
Ubud at 07:00 (175,000 rupiah)

The return journey departs Tulamben from Wayan Resturant: for Candi Dasa at 11:00 (100,000 rupiah), and cheaper at 11:15 (75,000 rupiah); Padang Bai at 11:00 (100,000 rupiah); Ubud at 11:00 (175,000 rupiah); Sanur at 11:15 (175,000 rupiah); and Kuta at 11:15 (175,000 rupiah).

Buses run between Amlapura and Singaraja around every 30 minutes between approximately 08:00-2:00. You’ll need to flag one down on the main road. The official fare between the two is 50,000 rupiah — you’ll probably have to pay for the full journey.

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For private transport check with your hotel or Queen Transport and Rent Car (who also have a laundry service) provide transfers for the following prices:
Airport 450,000 rupiah
Amed 200,000 rupiah
Candi Dasa 300,000 rupiah
Lovina 350,000 rupiah
Padang Bai 350,000 rupiah
Sanur 400,000 rupiah
Ubud 400,000 rupiah
A self drive car starts at 175,000 per day.

Queen Transport and Rent Car: T: (0859) 3513 5842, (0818) 0549 2547;

A recommended driver in the area who can provide a motorbike taxi or car is I Ketut Manis T: (0813) 3875 8192 or contact him at Tulamben Wreck Divers.

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Where to next?

Where are you planning on heading to after Tulamben? Here are some spots commonly visited from here, or click here to see a full destination list for Indonesia.

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