Dive experience: Advanced certification and diving with experience in currents is highly recommended.
Cruise price per person includes: Cabin accommodation, breakfast, lunch, dinner, snacks, drinking water, soft drinks, hot drinks, local beer, land tours on Komodo trips, transfers to the boat from the local airport and hotels, dives (as detailed in the safaris above), experienced English-speaking divemaster(s) (max of divers per DM), tanks, weights and weightbelts, torches.
Cruise price per person excludes (mandatory, unless customer provides own): Dive insurance, 15 litre tanks (US$ 8 per tank), passenger handling agent fee for marine park, port clearance and service fee (US$ 248 per person per trip), to be paid in advance. Unless otherwise stated, all the listed items need to be paid on arrival (cash or credit card).
Optional extras: Scuba equipment (US$ 45 per day), dive computer (US$ 10 per day), alcoholic drinks, nitrox fills for enriched air certified divers (US$ 20 per day). Unless otherwise stated, all the listed items need to be paid on arrival
How to get there: Raja Ampat: MV Solitude Adventurer liveaboard safaris normally depart from Sorong in West Papua. You can fly directly to Sorong from Jakarta, Ujung Pandang (Makassar) and Manado. From Bali there are convenient connections via Ujung Pandang (Makassar) and Manado. We will help you arrange return domestic flights between Bali or Jakarta and the port of departure. There is a transfer service from the local airport to and from the boat.
Komodo: MV Solitude Adventurer from Labuan Bajo. Flights can be arranged by the operator. There is a minibus transfer service from airports to and from the boat.
Ambon/Banda: Fly direct to Ambon from Jakarta (or from Sorong or Surabaya). Forgotten Islands: Fly direct to the port of Saumlaki (from Ambon connecting to Jakarta and Makassar) or the port of Kupang (direct to Jakarta). Flores: Fly direct to the port of Maumere (direct from Bali, or via Makassar from Jakarta or Kuala Lumpur)..Triton Bay: Fly direct to the port of Kaimana in the south of West Papua, from Sorong, connecting to Jakarta.
For more information see our travel information section. The last dive of the trip will be at around 12 noon on the second last day of the trip. Please wait at least 18 hours before flying after diving.
Non-diver rate: 10% discount from the published price.
Single supplement (if you do not want to share accommodation): This is optional - single travellers may choose to share a Deluxe cabin or Stateroom, or pay a supplement of 80% of the published price.
Dive clubs and group discounts: Pay for 9 guests and 1 additional person can join the cruise in a 4-share bunk bed cabin free of charge (total 10 or more guests).
Whole boat charter rate (per night): Pay for 16 divers and 2 extra people can join the cruise in a 4-share bunk bed cabin free of charge (total 18 guests).