Selayar Island

Selayar Island is the main island of the Selayar Islands (Kepulauan Selayar). It lies off the coast of Cape Bira of South Sulawesi Province. The Selayar Straits separate it from the mainland of Sulawesi. Its main city is Benteng, towns Bonelohe, Padang, Barangbarang, over 50 miles long and very narrow; area, 248 mi². Benteng is the starting point for diving tours.

Nearby dive sites

From Benteng, there is:

See also

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Coordinates: 6°0′0″S 120°30′0″E / 6.00000°S 120.50000°E / -6.00000; 120.50000

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