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About Atauro Dive Resort

Atauro Island is situated 25 km north of Dili in Timor Leste (East Timor). It is at the centre of the Coral Triangle described as having the highest biodiversity of any reef system worldwide. Atauro Island offers an amazing scenery, characterized by beautiful hills, clear sea with protected bays and healthy coral reefs.

Atauro Dive Resort is the first dive center on Atauro Island. The dive resort was founded by Volker Katzung, a German Master Instructor with more than 25 years diving experience all over the world. His great passion for diving and marine conservation motivated him to establish the dive resort on Atauro Island after living in Timor Leste for over 10 years and discovering many of the local dive sites. Atauro Dive Resort offers guided diving tours, PADI courses, equipment rentals, commercial diving and Eco-friendly accommodation.

Atauro Island-Timor Leste, has a variety of diving sites ranging from slopes covered with coral gardens to dramatic walls draped with magnificent fans, sponges, whips and soft corals – the diverse architecture of her reef systems is what Timor Leste is most famous for.

Whether you are a beginner or experienced diver, Atauro Dive Resort is ready to fulfill all your diving pleasures. Atauro Island offers the best visibility all year around within Timor Leste.
The dive Resort is situated on the beach providing our guests with easily accessible pristine reefs where they can dive and snorkel or simply relax in a shaded hammock and enjoy the breeze. Many of our guests choose to rise early to view from their bungalows what they describe as the most amazing sunrise in all of Timor Leste.

If you are looking for a serene place away from the hustle and bustle of city life, Atauro Dive Resort is unquestionably the place to be. Our priority is your comfort and happiness!!

Book Now! Come and join Atauro Dive Resort’s family for the most incredible experience in Timor Leste

About Timor Leste

Timor Leste is one of the youngest countries in the world, obtaining their independence on the 20th of may 2002. It is a developing country rich in culture, full of big smiles and welcoming heart and the topography is amazing. The main religion in Timor Leste is Christianity and the two main languages are Tetun and Portuguese.

Timor Leste is a combination of beautiful coastlines and incredible dense mountains. It is famous for great diving with one of the healthiest reefs in the world. It is truly a diamond waiting to be discovered. It is the perfect destination for your intrepid travelers who like to go off the beaten track away from many touristic places.

Your picturesque Timor Leste awaits.