29 °C
22 Jan 2019
02 Feb 2019

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What you will discover


Guest reception at Sorong airport, transfer to the boat, 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 cacatoes before the night falls. We will go with the dinghies to have a look to another lagoon located further into the rocks.


After a short morning navigation, we reach Misool South East and start another great day of diving in the vicinity of Misool eco resort: Boo Rocks with 2 large openings windows 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 rganise a dinner on the beach of a small island.


Misool east. Mode dives in Misool, Yellit kecil, a great wall with excellent fans and soft corals, tank rock, Nudi rock. Night navigation to Penemu and Fam islands.


Penemu North, Barracuda, a long oval shaped reef with great aggregations of fishes (barracudas, fusiliers and banner fish), Galaxy, a large reef with excellent fish life , Melissa garden an extraordinary site for it’s hard corals stands. Night navigation to Aljuy bay.


After an early morning dive at Mayhem, a very high voltage submerged reef, we enter in Aljui Bay, a 20 kilometers long indentation 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 the Aljuy bay, Aljui 1 and the Channel. Between these 2 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, Cathedrale rock and Wayag ridge. In the late afternoon, we climb a 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 of soft corals and life- then dive with a reliable manta ray congregation at manta sandy. The third dive will be the famous Cape Kri, one of the largest concentrations of big fish on 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 then sail back to Sorong where it will arrive during the evening.


Breakfast, Check out according to guest flight schedule. Transfer to the airport, check in assistance.

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Designed by a diver for divers

The MV Ambai, our 32 meter wooden boat started operations in July 2012.

She receives up to 16 divers in absolute comfort. Traditionally built from Iron wood and other tropical hard wood, the boat is however especially designed to offer the best liveaboard diving cruise experience.

Ambai Liveaboard has 8 boutique cabins with individually controlled air conditioning and ensuite bathrooms with hot water. An inside lounge and restaurant, large shadow deck areas, a Sun deck complete the common parts.

How to come

Arrival and Departure Airport: Sorong, in West Papua.

  • Check in time: depending on flight arrival—before 1 PM
  • Check out time: depending on flight departure—before 1 PM
  • There is no international airport in Sorong, so you will need to take a domestic flight from you entry point in Indonesia that can be Jakarta, Denpasar, Makassar (also known as Ujung Pandang) or Manado.

Please contact us for any further information—whether you would like us to provide you more information on flight schedules or transit hotel, or to buy your domestic flight tickets. 

What's included

› 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)

What's not included

  • Park entry and harbour fees : 200.00 €/cruise.

› International and domestic flights

› Alcoholic beverages (you can BYOB)

› Diving equipment rental (see pricing below)

› 100 cf (15 lts) tanks : 65 €/cruise

› Double bed cabin "sea view" supplement: 20 €/night/pax

› Laundry (1 €/2 pieces)

› Crew gratuities

› Massage

See on board price list

All predictible extras can be paid together with the invoice before departure.

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