Guest reception at Sorong airport, check in, welcome drink, briefing, departure in the evening. According to weather forecast, we will start the tour by the south or the North.In this schedule, we present the option starting with the South. Over night Navigation through Sele Strait to reach the East of Misool. Arrival in the early morning.
In East Misool you will discover 3 fantastic dives: No contest, Love potion, 3 Rocks .Rocks with vertical walls and fantastic coverage of soft corals, lot of fishes with schools of Platax, aggregations of snappers, bump head perrotfishes. We spend the night in the hidden lagoon, a very special anchorage inside an almost closed bay surrounded by high rocks. From the boat, we can hear and see the cachants before the night falls. We will go with the dinghies to have a look at another lagoon.
After a short morning navigation, we will go to Misool South East and start another day of diving in the vicinity of Misool eco resort: Boo Rocks with 2 large openings in the rock that completely pierce the island from the surface to 5 meters deep, Fiabacet , Fantasea .Again an explosion of colors and fish density. In the evning, we organize a dinner on the beach of a small island.
Misool east. Fashion dives in Misool, Yellit kecil , a great wall with excellent fans and soft corals, rock tank, Nudi rock . Night navigation to Penemu and Fam Islands.
Penemu North, Barracuda , has a long, long life with great aggregations of fishes (barracudas, fusiliers and banner fish), Galaxy , a great reef with excellent fish life, an excellent site for it's hard corals. Night navigation to Aljuy bay.
After an early morning dive at Mayhem, a very high voltage submerged reef, we enter in Aljui Bay, has 20 long indentation kilometers on the western side of Waigeo. We do 2 dives in the bay ( wofoh and Intersection ), then one of the best night dives of the Raja Empat under the peer of a pearl farm that is settled there.
We still do 2 dives in Aljuy bay, Aljui 1 and the Channel . These two dives we will have a short visit to the pearl farm if their work schedule allows it. Night navigation to Wayag islands.
Wayag, the northern point of our cruise is a fantastic quartz islets labyrinth. We dive Quoy, rock cathedrale and Wayag ridge. In the late afternoon, we climb to small mountain to admire the wonderful landscape of the area.
After a first dive in Wayag ( figure eight ), we go to the Kawe island where we dive Black rock and eagle rock . Night dive. Night navigation to Dampier strait.
A first morning dive at Citrus - at the entrance of the Dampier strait, a channel with sloping sides covered with soft corals and life-then with a reliable manta ray congregation at manta sandy . Cape Kri , one of the largest concentrations of big fish on the northern Raja Ampat; schools of trevally, barracudas, bannerfish, sweetlips. Night dive
Two other famous and fabulous dives in the Dampier strait, Chicken reef and sardine reef. The boat will sail to Sorong where it will arrive during the evening.
Breakfast, Check out according to guest flight schedule. Transfer to the airport, check in assistance.
The MV Ambai, our custom-built for diving, started operations in July 2012.
Our 32-meter long wooden boat receives up to 16 divers in absolute comfort. Traditionally built from Ironwood and other tropical hardwood, the boat is however specially designed to offer the best liveaboard scuba diving cruise experience.
MV Ambai Liveaboard offers 8 boutique cabins with individually controlled air conditioning and ensuite bathrooms with hot water. An inside lounge and restaurant, large shadow deck areas, a Sundeck complete the common parts.
Arrival and Departure Airport: Sorong, in West Papua.
› Accommodation in a shared twin or double cabin
› All meals & snacks. Drinking water, soft drinks and hot drinks, espresso.
› All guided dives (1 guide /4 divers maximum)
› Aluminium tanks (12 lts), weights and belts
› Nitrox (for certified divers)
› Airport-boat transfers from/to the closest airport (departure and arrival)
› International and domestic flights
› Alcoholic beverages (you can BYOB)
› Diving equipment rental (see pricing below)
› 100 cf (15 liters) tanks : 65 €/cruise
› Double bed cabin "sea view" supplement: 20 €/night/pax
› Laundry (1 €/2 pieces)
› Crew gratuities
› MassageSee on board price list