When it comes to combining luxury, adventure, and a deep connection with the ocean, liveaboard diving experiences stand in a league of their own. Imagine waking up to breathtaking sunrises, diving into crystal-clear waters, and indulging in world-class amenities on board. Fancy it? Then book your luxury liveaboard for your next vacations! Here’s our 5 favourite luxury liveaboards that offer unparalleled experiences for diving enthusiasts and those seeking the ultimate adventure!
Jakaré – A Family Adventure with Comfort and lots of Activities to Keep the Children Busy!
- Komodo, Raja Ampat, Sulawesi, Banda Sea
Start price/day – USD 360/pax
Charter price/day – USD 4.000
Experience the ultimate luxury liveaboard adventure with Jakaré Phinisi, exploring the destinations of Komodo, Raja Ampat, Sulawesi, and the Banda Sea. This exceptional liveaboard is perfectly tailored for small groups or families with children, offering an intimate and personalized trip. Indulge in a variety of activities, from diving to yoga sessions, snorkeling, kayaking, Stand up Paddling, trekking, and bird and animal watching. Jakaré Phinisi beautifully blends Indonesian traditions with Western comforts, providing a harmonious fusion of cultural authenticity and modern convenience. With its five different cabins, Jakaré Phinisi comfortably accommodates up to 14 guests, ensuring enough space and privacy for all.
Rascal – Where Hampton’s Luxury Meets Indonesia’s Wonders
- Bali, Komodo, Raja Ampat, Lombok, Banda Sea, Ambon
Charter price/day – USD 12.000
Get ready for an epic adventure aboard this luxury liveaboard! Discover the wonders of Indonesia with Rascal and sail through Bali, Komodo, Raja Ampat, Lombok, Banda Sea, and Ambon. This liveaboard is only available for charters, so you will have the whole ship to yourself. Dive into crystal-clear waters, snorkel, and catch some epic waves while surfing. But that’s not all! They’ve got other activities like trekking, wakeboarding, paddle boarding, kayaking, village tours, beach picnics, and even beach volleyball. You name it, Rascal’s got it!
Scubaspa ZEN – For Daydreaming, Relaxation and Amazing Diving
- Komodo, Raja Ampat, Banda Sea
Start price/day – USD 570/pax
Charter price/day – USD 10.250
Scubaspa Zen offers an extraordinary experience through the captivating regions of Komodo, Raja Ampat, and the Banda Sea. This luxury liveaboard is designed to cater to divers and non-divers alike, providing a range of activities to suit every preference. Dive enthusiasts can embark on underwater adventures, exploring the marine ecosystems and coral reefs of Indonesia. For those seeking relaxation, Scubaspa Zen offers mixed spa/diving experiences, where you can indulge in spa treatments after a day of diving. Non-divers can enjoy exclusive spa sessions, immersing themselves in pure tranquility. Additionally, yoga sessions provide an opportunity to find inner peace in the middle of stunning natural surroundings. To further embrace the beauty of the waters, non-motorised water sports like paddleboarding and kayaking are available. This luxury liveaboard promises an unforgettable journey of underwater exploration, relaxation, and wellness.
Damai II – Exclusively Tailored for Dive Enthusiasts Seeking an Unparalleled Personalised Experience
- Bali, Komodo, Raja Ampat, Sulawesi, Banda Sea, Alor
Start price/day – USD 675/pax
Charter price/day – USD 6.850
Damai II is a luxury liveaboard designed exclusively for passionate divers looking for an ultra-personalised experience. Discover Komodo, Raja Ampat, Banda Sea or Alor, where breathtaking underwater encounters await. Damai II offers three local dive guides and one Instructor on board throughout your trip. As a result, with a maximum of only 12 guests, they maintain an exceptional 4:1 guest to dive guide ratio. With a focus on diving and snorkelling, Damai II caters for all your needs nonetheless. It has onboard spa, which offers body and facial treatments, and provides yoga sessions on the sundeck. Dive into the ultimate diving paradise aboard the Damai II!
Liveaboard diving offers a unique and unparalleled experience that seamlessly combines luxury, adventure, and a profound connection with the ocean. So, whether you are a passionate diving enthusiast or an adventure seeker, set sail on a luxury liveaboard and let the wonders of Indonesia unfold before you!
Emperor Raja Laut – Where A Fun, Friendly, and Welcoming Crew Makes You Feel Right at Home!
- Komodo, Raja Ampat
Start price/day – USD 355/pax
Charter price/day – USD 11.135
Introducing the Emperor Raja Laut liveaboard, your gateway to unrivalled luxury and exploration in the breathtaking waters of Komodo and Raja Ampat. True to its name, Raja Laut, meaning ‘King of the Sea,’ this liveaboard embodies the essence of luxury and adventure. Crafted with the finest tropical hardwood, this traditional Indonesian phinisi is a marvel in itself. With a limited capacity of only 12 guests, the Emperor Raja Laut ensures an intimate and exclusive experience. Featuring six en-suite cabins, including three twin and three double rooms, every guest is pampered with comfort and privacy. Whether you’re an avid diver or you’re seeking to embark on an amazing underwater journey, the Emperor Raja Laut offers an exceptional liveaboard experience.
Elbark – Your Luxury Island Hopping Escape
- Komodo, Banda Sea, Alor
Start price/day – USD 125/pax
Charter price/day – USD 4.200
Escape on a luxurious island-hopping adventure with Elbark Liveaboard. This newly launched phinisi yacht blends Indonesian heritage with modern comfort. It pays homage to Indonesian heritage by incorporating traditional boatbuilding methods and locally sourced wood. You’ll feel a deep connection to the culture and history of Indonesia as you sail through its stunning archipelago. Experience panoramic views, relaxation areas, and a Jacuzzi while exploring Komodo, Banda Sea, and Alor. Elbark offers the perfect balance of adventure and relaxation, for small groups and families. Discover the beauty of Indonesia in style and luxury aboard Elbark Liveaboard.
Sea I See – Dive into Modernity, Style & Luxury
- Komodo, Raja Ampat, Banda Sea, Alor, Ambon
Start price/day – USD 390/pax
Charter price/day – USD 5.400
Sea I See offers a luxurious and comfortable onboard experience. The well-appointed cabins provide a cozy retreat after a day of diving, and the common areas are designed for relaxation and socializing. You can unwind in style and indulge in the first-class amenities provided. The onboard chefs are dedicated to creating delectable dishes using fresh and locally sourced ingredients. From international flavors to regional specialties, every meal is a delight that complements your diving adventure. Sea I See offers a more intimate and exclusive liveaboard experience. With a limited number of guests, you can enjoy a personalized and tailored approach to your diving and leisure activities. This allows for a more immersive and engaging adventure.
Magia 2 – Where Intimacy Meets Luxury on the High Seas
- Komodo, Raja Ampat
Charter price/day – USD 4.700
Magia 2 is a true masterpiece that combines intimacy, luxury, and a rich family heritage for the ultimate liveaboard experience. It has been crafted by skilled Indonesian artisans, with each detail thoughtfully designed to provide unparalleled comfort and authenticity. From the moment you step on board, you’ll be immersed in a world of elegance and charm. Every element, from the carefully selected fabrics to the exquisite furnishings sourced from around the globe, has been chosen with meticulous care. The Magia 2 aims to create a home away from home, where guests can revel in the luxurious ambiance while exploring the stunning Indonesian archipelago.
Indo Siren – Dive into Luxury and Underwater Photography
- Komodo, Raja Ampat
Start price/day – USD 400/pax
Charter price/day – USD 8.160
Indo Siren was meticulously designed by experienced divers, ensuring optimal comfort and top-notch facilities tailored specifically for divers. You can expect a luxurious and seamless diving experience. Additionally, Indo Siren grants you access to Indonesia’s extraordinary dive sites, allowing you to explore some of the most unique and breathtaking underwater wonders. Onboard, you’ll enjoy a range of luxurious amenities, including a fully air-conditioned lounge with a cocktail bar, comfortable seating, and entertainment options. The availability of daily massage services adds an extra touch of relaxation and indulgence. The spacious covered dive deck provides ample space and individual lockers for your diving equipment. Indo Siren’s commitment to professional photography and videography equipment ensures that you can capture your underwater adventures with utmost precision and quality.
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