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Explorer Ventures - Indonesia - M/V Raja Manta Explorer

posted by Liquid Diving Adventures    |   April 14, 2017 07:19

Explorer Ventures Adds 2 New Ships to Their Fleet 

M/V Raja Manta Explorer 

The team at Explorer Ventures has expanded their fantastic liveaboard dive operation. Now you can book an Explorer Ventures charter on either of their two new ships in the Indonesia waters.

Contact us for a discounted package on this great ship...! Toll free 866-690-3483 or email us today.

With a major makeover in 2016, the Raja Manta Explorer is a boat designed for divers, by divers. Offering exciting itineraries through Ambon, Banda, Sangalaki, Raja Ampat and other extended itineraries, the 37 meter vessel is stable, strong and reliable making it perfect for long range travel to the most desirable dive sites. With 8 double & twin shared-bath ensuite cabins and 3 shared cabins with wash basins, the Raja Manta Explorer can comfortably accommodate up to 22 passengers. There is a large salon with a digital media center, sound system and widescreen plasma TV for your entertainment, an expansive sundeck that spans the length of the boat and a large outdoor dining area. A blend of Western and Asian cuisine awaits you after every dive. With up to 18 well-trained crew, excellent service above and below water are ensured.

There is an enormous dive deck with ample space for gearing up. Warm towels, hot drinks and fresh fruits are available after dives. The Captain and dive crew have years of experience in Indonesia including Komodo, Alor, Banda Sea and Raja Ampat. Diving is conducted in small groups. There is a full range of rental equipment available, all tanks have din and yoke fitting and larger tanks are available for those requiring a little extra air. Many of the boat crew are certified scuba divers and share a passion for the underwater world.

Explorer Ventures - Indonesia - M/V Blue Manta Explorer

posted by Liquid Diving Adventures    |   April 14, 2017 06:52

Explorer Ventures Adds 2 New Ships to Their Fleet

M/V Blue Manta Explorer 

The team at Explorer Ventures has expanded their fantastic liveaboard dive operation. Now you can book an Explorer Ventures charter on either of their two new ships in the Indonesia waters.

Contact us for a discounted package on this great ship...! Toll free 866-690-3483 or email us today.

 

Exploring Ambon, Banda, Forgotten Islands, Komodo and Raja Ampat, the spacious Blue Manta Explorer is fully equipped to take you to some of the most beautiful, exotic and remote diving destinations in Indonesia.

The large steel hull vessel can accommodate up to 22 passengers in 14 beautiful, fully ensuite cabins. Measuring 45 meters in length, the spacious cabins are situated over three decks. There is a sundeck with lounge chairs for sunbathing and a covered area for shade, perfect for relaxing in between dives. The vessel provides an open outdoor alfresco dining area and an indoor air-conditioned dining area, ideal for enjoying one of the many meals prepared by the vessel's three top quality chefs! You will never go hungry. There is a salon with a Plasma TV, DVD and media server. 24 hour satellite internet is also available so you can easily stay in touch with family at home.

The dive deck is equipped with personal rinse tanks and a wide outdoor work table for underwater digital cameras. There is also a dedicated indoor camera room with plenty of space & charging stations to set up your camera equipment. Full equipment rentals are available onboard, all scuba tanks have din or yoke fittings and there are larger tanks available for those requiring a little extra air. With up to 20 highly trained crew members, the Blue Manta Explorer is dedicated to providing exceptional service, while maintaining the highest safety standards. 

Damai II December 2014 Video

posted by Liquid Diving Adventures    |   February 23, 2016 12:44

Damai II LIveaboard Video - Raja Ampat

Two of our repeat clients just shared this video of a Raja Amapt trip on the Damai II this past December. Turn on your sound and enjoy this trip...!

https://youtu.be/3zVQA-yyjSQ

Dewi Nusantara Liveaboard 2016 Summer Deals

posted by Liquid Diving Adventures    |   February 14, 2016 16:08

Dewi Nusantara Liveaboard

2016 Summer Charter Offers - Save $800

If you know Raja Amat, Komodo, Wakatobi, Alor and other amazing Indonesian liveaboard destinations, then you probably know the reputation of the Dewi Nusantara....one of the best premium ship in Indonesian waters. Now we have some charters with limited cabin availability offering an $800 discount. This discount is $600 off the charter rate plus free nitrox, a $200 value. Plus book one of these charters with us and you will get an additional $200 discount...!

1613: 16-27th Jun 2016, Buton, Wakatobi & Alor
1614: 28 Jun - 09 Jul 2016, Maumere & Komodo 
1615: 10-21 Jul 2016, Komodo & Bali
1616: 22 Jul - 2 Aug 2016, Bali & Komodo - Join Mark Erdmann & Sarah Lewis **
1617: 03-14th Aug 2016, Komodo & Maumere - Join Mark Erdmann & Gerry Allen **
1618: 15-26th Aug 2016, Maumere/Wakatobi/Baubau

Alor & Wakatobi offers two rich and distinct areas of diving: the lush muck sites and unique reefs of Flores and Alor, followed by the bustling coral expanses of the Wakatobi region in Southeast Sulawesi. We will take in many of the best areas of Alor, before sailing northwards towards the Wakatobi region with our last stop at Buton Island. A new "critter central" not to be missed destination! During all trips you will have the opportunity to watch the active Kumba volcano. 


Komodo: We will take you to all the hotspot diving areas - Cannibal Rock, Castle Rock, Manta Alley to name a few as well as a visit to the National Park to get up close and personal with the Komodo Dragons. You will visit the Monkeys at Rinca and enjoy a stroll on a pink beach, one of only 10 in the world!

 

Mermaid I Liveaboard - Raja Amapt Last Minute

posted by Liquid Diving Adventures    |   January 10, 2016 18:13

Mermaid I Liveaboard

* * Feb 8-18, 2016 * * 

Raja Amapt Last Minute 10% Discount

The luxurious MV Mermaid I offers all amenities you can dream of. All 8 cabins are fully air-conditioned and equipped with TV & DVD player, single, twin or double bed, a large wardrobe, plenty of storage room and an en-suite bath room with hot water shower, toilet and sink. We also provide fresh bath towels daily, beach towels, bathrobes, hair-dryers, towels, soap and shampoo for your comfort.

Raja Ampat has been documented as one of the last frontiers of unspoilt diving. The archipelago's pristine reefs are not just rich but the region proves to have the greatest coral reef biodiversity for its size in the world. The Bird's Head Seascape holds: 2,500 islands and reefs, 1,320 fish species, 550 coral species and all that is yet to be discovered. 

We are offering a 10% discount off the published rates as a last minute special on an 11 day, 10 night Raja Ampat charter from February 8-18, 2016. Normal rate for a budget berth is $3250 Euro, now $2925 Euro per person plus ask for our additional 10% agent discount. VERY LIMITED SPACE AVAILABLE!

Liveaboard Dive Travel Deals

posted by Liquid Diving Adventures    |   December 7, 2015 09:00

Carpe Vita Maldives Deep South - February 28 to March 10, 2016 - Last Minute

  • One Lower Deck Cabin - $4059 per person SAVE $500 per person
  • One Lower Deck Male Share Berth - $4059 SAVE $500

 

 

Dewi Nusantara 2016 SAVE 15%

  • Charter 1604 - Departs Sorong for North Raja Ampat, South Halmahera, Spice Islands 14-25 February - $5095 + Fees
  • Charter 1606 - Departs Ternate for Spice Islands, South Halmahera, Ambon 13-24 March - $5095 + Fees

 

 

Pearl of Papua - Raja Amat North - Limited Space

  • January 31 to February 7, 2016 SAVE 25% Book this trip with us and get a huge discount!

Euphoria Liveaboard - Raja Ampat 30% OFF in 2016

posted by Liquid Diving Adventures    |   November 10, 2015 12:09

Euphoria Liveaboard

Raja Ampat 30% OFF in 2016 

Here's a superb liveaboard and we are offering 30% discounts on a number of charters in 2016. Book between November 10 to December 20, 2015 with deposits paid before December 31, 2015 for this special opportunity.

Here are the dates available, and most of these are 12 day trips.

Jan 23, Feb 23, Mar 15, Mar 27, Apr 29, May 14, May 29, Jun 13, Sep 9, Sep 24, Dec 8,and Dec 23, 2016

These charter dates are to Raja Ampat. If you have been considering a live aboard to RA, now is the time to book. Contact us for availability.

Pearl of Papua Liveaboard - LAST MINUTE - Raja Ampat 20% OFF

posted by Liquid Diving Adventures    |   September 23, 2015 13:19

Pearl of Papua Liveaboard

20% OFF * *  Last Minute Spaces October & November 2015  * * 20% OFF  

We have some very limited spaces available on the popular Pearl of Papua liveaboard for trips to Raja Ampat this October and November. Discounted pricing on these cruises listed below. These trips are to Raja Ampat North itinerary and depart from and return to Sorong.

  • October 13-20 (7 night charter) lower deck Seahorse cabin 4 available for male share - NOW $264 per night, was $330
  • October 13-20 (7 night charter) Manta Suite available for female share - NOW $288 per night, was $360

  • November 19-29 (10 night charter) lower deck Seahorse cabin 3 available for male share - NOW $264 per night, was $360
  • November 19-29 (10 night charter) upper deck Trevally deluxe cabin 1 available - NOW $280 per person per night, was $350
  • November 19-29 (10 night charter) Manta Suite available for female share - NOW $288 per night, was $330

Dewi Nusantara Liveaboard SAVE $1000 Per Person

posted by Liquid Diving Adventures    |   September 8, 2015 07:07

Dewi Nusantara Liveaboard

Raja Ampat Dec 28, 2015 to Jan 08, 2016

* * * SAVE $1000 Per Person * * *

We have a last minute cancellation on the Dewi Nusantara on a charter to Raja Ampat. This cabin is available at a discount of $1000 per person. Published rate is $5775 USD per person, our rate is $4775 USD per person plus fees. Contact us fast…! 

 

What better place to celebrate the New Year. Your fireworks will be the explosion of color and the myriad of critters in the undersea world of Raja Ampat.

Arenui Liveaboard Indonesia 2016 and 2017 Charters

posted by Liquid Diving Adventures    |   September 4, 2015 14:24

Arenui Liveaboard Indonesia Charters

Komodo Focus 2016

Raja Ampat 2017 

We have two amazing charters on the Arenui, one of the finest liveaboards in Indonesia. Our dates are 29 July to 09 August, 2016 for the Komodo Focus trip and December 12-22, 2017 for the Raja Ampat trip.

Discounted rates are available, just ask. Published rates are as follows:

  • Komodo Focus 12 Days  $6,270 per person plus fees - ask for discount
  • Raja Ampat 11 days  $5,900 per person plus fees - ask for discount