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Travel Period
Apr 07,2016 - Apr 17,2016
Booking Period
Nov 16,2015 - Nov 30,2015

Trip Details

Liveaboard: Blue Manta

Destination: Cendrawasih - Raja Ampat

Duration: 11 Days 10 Nights

Promotion Price: USD 4,125/person (U/P: USD5,500)

Deposit to be collected now: 30% deposit

 

 

Price Includes

  • Round trip transfer Hotel/Airport -boat - Hotel/Airport in Manokwari airport/ Sorong-SOQ.
  • All nights’ accommodation onboard,
  • All meals (Western & Indonesian) snacks, hot beverages, coffee, tea, Milo, soft drink.
  • Towel, toiletries, cabin services,
  • Tanks, weight belt, 4 dive guides (2 x Instructor, 3x Dive Master)
  • 30 mins massage
  • Satellite email

 

Price Excludes

  • All flights, hotels, pickups outside trip start&end dates
  • Marine & harbour fee (USD250/ pax)
  • Dive & travel insurance
  • Massage services (USD25/ hour)
  • Alcohol
  • Diving Gear
  • Nitrox EANx32 (USD10/ diving day).
 

 

Policies

  • A non refundable deposit required for booking.
  • Balance payment to be paid 90 days before the start of the trip.
  • In the event of no show, booking will be forfeited.

About

The Blue Manta liveaboard is a brand new boat launching end of 2015. It is possibly the largest purpose-built dive vessel in the region. Measuring 45m (148 ft) by 9m (29ft), this steel hull vessel will only take 18 guests. The 14 beautifully furnished en-suite cabins, each average 20sqm (200sf) in size, an open outdoor alfresco dining area, an indoor air-conditioned room for finer dining, speaks of the perfect onboard ambiance of a luxurious dive holiday.
 
With maximum comfort and safety in mind, the Blue Manta is well equipped with safety facilities, cruises at 10 knots and the steel hull makes her an ideal vessel for long haul cruises and blue water crossing trips. 
 
Blue Manta will take only 18 guests.  There are 14 beautifully furnished en-suite cabins, each average 20sqm (200sf) in size comprising of single cabins and twin/double cabins.
 
- 6 cabins on upper deck with window
- 4 cabins on main deck with window
- 4 cabins on below deck with a port hole

Diving

Brief Itinerary*

 
Day 1. (0-1 dives) 5pm; arrival from Jakarta , Ujung Pandang, Manokwari. Our staff will meet you at Manokwari Airport and take you to the awaiting dive boat. Depending on arrival time we can do check dive in at Cenderawasih Bay.
 
Day 2. (4 dives) - Cenderawasih Bay
 
Day 3. (4 dives) - Cenderawasih Bay
 
Day 4. (4 dives) - Cenderawasih Bay
 
Day 5. (4 dives) – Monakwari, then sail back to Raja Ampat
 
Day 6. (4 dives) - Raja Ampat
 
Day 7. (4 dives) - Raja Ampat
 
Day 8. (4 dives) - Raja Ampat
 
Day 9. (4 dives) - Raja Ampat
 
Day 10. (2 dives) - Raja Ampat
 
Day 11. (0 dives) 7am; check out after breakfast, farewells, and transfer to Sorong Airport. Departure from Sorong to Manado or Jakarta, Ujung Pandang, or Denpasar.
 
NOTE: Sightings of Whale Sharks is very common but we do not GUARANTEE!
 
Diving days: 9 days (32 dives) 
 
(Schedules are subjected to changes according to weather and sea condition)

Brief Itinerary*

 
Day 1. (0-1 dives) 5pm; arrival from Jakarta , Ujung Pandang, Manokwari. Our staff will meet you at Manokwari Airport and take you to the awaiting dive boat. Depending on arrival time we can do check dive in at Cenderawasih Bay.
 
Day 2. (4 dives) - Cenderawasih Bay
 
Day 3. (4 dives) - Cenderawasih Bay
 
Day 4. (4 dives) - Cenderawasih Bay
 
Day 5. (4 dives) – Monakwari, then sail back to Raja Ampat
 
Day 6. (4 dives) - Raja Ampat
 
Day 7. (4 dives) - Raja Ampat
 
Day 8. (4 dives) - Raja Ampat
 
Day 9. (4 dives) - Raja Ampat
 
Day 10. (2 dives) - Raja Ampat
 
Day 11. (0 dives) 7am; check out after breakfast, farewells, and transfer to Sorong Airport. Departure from Sorong to Manado or Jakarta, Ujung Pandang, or Denpasar.
 
NOTE: Sightings of Whale Sharks is very common but we do not GUARANTEE!
 
Diving days: 9 days (32 dives) 
 
(Schedules are subjected to changes according to weather and sea condition)

Travel Info

Embarkation: Manokwari (West Papua)
Disembarkation: Sorong (West Papua)
 
Departure; 5pm, 1st Day: Manokwari, Papua. Or earlier if everyone arrives before then
Return; 7am, Last Day:  Sorong, West Papua.  After breakfast and fond farewells we take you to the Jefman Airport (SOQ). Transfer time; 20-30 minutes.
 
Last dive ends; 12pm, Penultimate Day, If you have booked an early flight then you may have to skip 1 or 2 dives to allow for your minimum 18 hours surface interval/ No Fly Time (as recommended by PADI) before flying next day.