Frequently Asked Questions
Yes, during Private Charter trips it's possible to follow certain dive courses on the boat. We don't do courses during Shared Cabin trips.
Any dive courses should be requested in advanced due to certain preparations, schedule planning and the availability of the diving instructor.
Prices for the courses are:
No Rescue nor Divemaster taught on board.
Yes, you can choose between a package or partial rental equipment.
Tourists from many countries do not need a visa to enter Indonesia for a visit of up to 30 days. This list may be useful. Please confirm with your local embassy.
Rental dive equipment and courses are at additional cost and should be paid in advance.
Additional dive (4th dive of a day): € 30
Meals, tea, coffee and water are all included. Soft drinks (for shared cabin trips) and alcohol are available to purchase. A price list can be sent in advance on request.
Please bring cash to cover your bar bill, any costs during land excursions, and tips (5-10% suggested for boat crew; dive guides at your discretion).
Most of our time will be spent within marine reserves and protected areas where fishing is prohibited. Outside these areas fishing is allowed but we advise caution as to not break local regulations.
There are 2 life rafts, life jackets, life rings, sea radio, satellite radio, visual and audio signalling devices (flares, horns), emergency oxygen, and first aid kit.
Outside of harbour mobile phone signal is intermittent or non-existent.
There are plenty of power points around the boat, including 4 in each cabin. Sockets take the usual 2 pin Indonesian plugs (rounded pins).
Please remember to bring adaptors for your region as we don't have these on the boat.
NO! Enjoy your trip.
With enough notice vegetarian, vegan, gluten-free, and non-dairy diets can be catered too.
Please let us know in advance of all dietary requirements or requests so we can make arrangements. We operate from relatively remote areas so it isn’t always possible to get specific ingredients, but we'll always do our best to accommodate.
Please check MASTA for vaccination advice. Malaria and Dengue are present in Indonesia. Please consult your doctor or travel clinic. Larium is unsuitable for divers.