Cruising The Full Indonesian Archipelago
Raja Ampat & Cendrawasih
For divers and non-divers alike !
KLM Uphoria is a sailing ship built in the style finisi a traditional South Sulawesi. It was created from the noblest species of tropical trees (teak, iron wood, merbau), modernly equipped and comfortably decorated. It has joined the five most exclusive liveaboards operating in the waters of Indonesia., KLM Uphoria is the perfect vessel for your expedition to the Raja Ampat & Cendrewasih.
The following dates are offered for individual booking::
3,550 Euro 11 nights/12 days
3,300 Euro 11 nights/12 days
- 11 nights and 12 days on the ship
- 3x meals on board (European and Asian cuisine), hot and cold soft drinks
- unlimited amount of diving
- transfer from / to the Manokwari airport
Price does not include:
- admission fee to raja ampat (90 Euro) & the Park Cenderawasih (valid all year) (80 Euro)
- Indonesian visa (obtained at the airport in Jakarta / Makassar) (25 Euro))
- rental of diving equipment (ABC, BCD, regulator: 100 Euro a day an item or full set for the whole trip: 250 Euro)
Raja Ampat Diving programme
Picking up a group from the airport in Sorong, boarding on the ship.
Diving: „Sardin Reef”, „Middle Reef”, „Kri Island”, „Sunset Cape”.
Diving: “Hidden Reef”, “Manta Station”, “Mansuar’s West Cape”, night diving: “Home Reef”, visiting Suwandarek village on the Mansuar Island.
Diving: “Manta Run”, “Manta Station”, Strait of Gam; evening trip around the Penemu Island and camfire on the beach of one of the small islands.
Diving: „2 rocks”, „South Penemu Strait”, visiting „Hidden Bay” – a hidden bay inside of the island.
Diving: „Lagoon”, „North Penemu”, trip into Kawe Islands direction.
Diving: „Eagle Rock”, „West Kawe”, reaching the peak of Bala Bala Island with an impressing view on Raja Ampat Islands, trip into Wayag Islands while crossing the equator („From the South to the North”), diving near by the monitoring station.
Visiting „Rocky Bay”, hiking in the mountains, diving: „Batu 5”, Batu 4”, „Batu 3”.
Islands: Urania and Quoi, diving in the reef around, exploration of a cave.
Diving in the reef nearby the Kawe Island, crossing the equator („From the North to the South”), reaching the Aljuwi Bay.
Visiting the pearls’ farm with shopping possibilities, diving: Aljuwi, Woh Island and the way back to Sorong.
Departure from Sorong.
Cendrawasih Park Divingprogramme
The first part of the trip leads to the heart of Park Cenderawasih, where the rocky islands are inhabited by people of Roon, descendants of former cannibals.
Another attraction will be a trip to the village Yende, where people still live without electricity, in huts made of bamboo, covered with the palm leaves.
The second part of the trip to the park is a tour to the Auri Islands, 30 kilometres away from Roon. They are totally different: small, low, with white, endless beaches. Further south we sail to look for the whale sharks.
Picking up a group from the airport in Manokwari, boarding on the ship,
Mioswar Island, diving on the nearby reef, a trip to the hot springs and bathe in the warm river.
Roon Island, diving: “North Cape”, “Underwater Rocks”, visiting the village Yende and “Shallow Dive”.
Wasior waterfall, Aysemdami waterfall, diving: “Selat Roon”.
Auri Islands, camping and campfire on the Kaka/Kaki Island.
Matas Island and the Isle of Kwom.
Searching for whale sharks.
Roon Island, camping and campfire.
A lonely reef in the middle of the Cenderawasih Bay.
Wreck diving in Manokwari.
Departure from Manokwari.