East Java has 23 diving spots , yet those potentials are not developed yet. The head of Culture and Tourism admitted that transportation has been the main handicap. Those spots are located in Situbondo and Sumenep.
Indonesia has 2000 diving spots, with 600 of them are in good condition. Most of them located in Eastern part of Indonesia.
Currently East Java has only 6 diving operators, while in Bali there are 60 diving operators and 40 diving operators in Bunaken, Manado.