This boat is an Indonesian sailing schooner built in traditional to South Celebes Phinisi style using the noblest species of tropical wood (merbau, teak, iron wood). This stunning 42 meter long ship is stylishly decorated and modernly equipped to join five the most exclusive liveaboards operating in Indonesian waters. It can accommodate up to 14 guests in 5 double cabins on the lower deck and 2 master cabins with their own balcony, up to 16 persons are possible for a full charter. With all modern amenities and air conditioned en-suite cabins this boat ensures memorable cruises.
The friendly and professional crew have many years experience in the area and the cruise director is one of the most experienced guides in Cenderawasih area. There are an air-conditioned saloon and dining area which features an extensive range of entertainment facilities, there you can read, watch movies, listen to music and view your daily underwater pictures and videos. You can also enjoy the large sun-deck to get tanned while contemplating the gorgeous panoramas.
Day 1: Picking up a group from the airport in Sorong, boarding on the ship, buying a pass for the park (around 500 000rp = 55 USD).
Day 2: Diving: Sardin Reef, Middle Reef, Kri Island, Sunset Cape.
Day 3: Diving: Hidden Reef, Manta Station, Mansuar’s West Cape, night diving: Home Reef, visiting Suwandarek village on the Mansuar Island.
Day 4: Diving: Manta Run, Manta Station, Strait of Gam; evening trip around the Penemu Island and camfire on the beach of one of the small islands.
Day 5: Diving: 2 rocks, South Penemu Strait, visiting, Hidden Bay – a hidden bay inside of the island.
Day 6: Diving: Lagoon, North Penemu, trip into Kawe Islands direction.
Day 7: Diving: Eagle Rock, West Kawe, reaching the peak of Bala Bala Island with an impressing view on Raja Ampat Islands, trip into Wayag Islands while crossing the equator (from the South to the North), diving near by the monitoring station.
Day 8: Visiting Rocky Bay, hiking in the mountains, diving: Batu 5, Batu 4, Batu 3.
Day 9: Islands: Urania and Quoi, diving in the reef around, exploration of a cave.
Day 10: Diving in the reef nearby the Kawe Island, crossing the equator (from the North to the South), reaching the Aljuwi Bay.
Day 11: Visiting the pearls’ farm with shopping possibilities, diving: Aljuwi, Woh Island and the way back to Sorong.
Day 12: Departure from Sorong.
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Cruise to Cenderawasih Bay 12 Days / 11 Nights
VIP cabin (2 cabins available): $ 3755 / passenger
STANDARD cabin (7 cabins available): $ 3500 / passenger
Cruise to Raja Ampat 12 Days / 11 Nights
VIP cabin (2 cabins): $ 3755 / passenger
STANDARD cabin (7 cabins): $ 3500 / passenger
- 11 nights on the ship
- full catering on board (European and Asian cuisine), hot and cold soft drinks
- up to 4 dives a day
- transfer from / to the Manokwari airport
- admission fee to the Park Cenderawasih $ 90
- daily fee for diving with sharks $ 15
- flight to Manokwari
- Indonesian visa (obtained at the airport in Jakarta / Makassar) $ 35
- rental of diving equipment (ABC, BCD, regulator: $ 8,50 a day an item or a set for the whole trip: $ 200
- A flight to Jakarta
- The flight with local airlines to Manokwari via Makassar
eg. from Jakarta from $ 330, both directions.
|Max passengers||14||Max diving passengers||14|
|Navigation & Communication|
|Depth sounder||Yes||Fish finder||Yes|
|Life raft(s)||Yes||Life jackets||40|
|Life ringbuoys||3||Life aid kit||Yes|
|Fire extinguishers||Yes||Fire & smoke alarm||Yes|
|Tanks||Yes||Camera rinsing tub||–|
|Camera workstation||–||Dive platform||Yes|
|Rental dive gear||Yes||Tender||Yes|
|Deck shower(s)||Yes||English speaking guide||Yes|
|Private bathroom||Yes||Number of cabins||7|
|Shower||Hot water||Extra bed||No|
|Private toilet||Yes||220 volt||Yes|
|Porthole||Standard Cabines||Window||VIP Cabines|
|Sun deck area||Yes||Covered deck area||Yes|
|Services & Entertainment|
|Indoor games||–||Beach games||–|
|Snorkel gear||Yes||Fishing gear||Yes|
|Water ski||–||Jet ski||No|