Ambai Liveaboard, Indonesia

Ambai Liveaboard, the opportunity of a lifetime on our dive boat

The modern (2012) Ambai liveaboard is a practical and comfortable vessel built for recreational scuba diving in the Indonesian waters. The iron-wooden dive boat has a length of 32 meters and a width of 7.5 meters. It can accommodate a maximum of 16 guests.

Ambai offers a unique combination of amazing diving cruises and exceptional value for money!

Diving destinations include Raja Ampat, Komodo, Forgotten Islands, Banda Sea, Alor, Triton Bay, Ring of Fire and East Flores. Mv Ambai diving holiday varies from 8 to 14 days.


There are 8 cabins to choose from, all individually designed. Each cabin features climate control and a private bathroom with hot water shower, comfortable beds/bunks and good storage space.

The lower deck has 6 cabins of which 4 have double beds with bunk on top, 2 cabins are a twin, all have porthole windows. 2 upper deck cabins have bigger windows and king-size beds.

Lower Deck Cabin

Lower Deck Cabin

Room size: 10 m²
Max. occupancy: 3
Beds: 1 Double + 1 Bunk
Private bathroom: Yes
Air conditioning: Yes
Twin Cabin

Twin Cabin

Room size: 10 m²
Max. occupancy: 3
Beds: 2 Bunk beds
Private bathroom: Yes
Air conditioning: Yes

Double Cabin

Double Cabin

Room size: 9 m²
Max. occupancy: 3
Beds: 1 Double Bed
Private bathroom: Yes
Air conditioning: Yes


Our guests can relax in the air-conditioned lounge on the main deck. This cool and spacious area is furnished with comfortable sofas, dining table, widescreen television, library, etc.

The partly shaded sun deck is situated on the upper deck. It’s a magnificent place to rest and enjoy the views. For a small fee, you can recharge in the massage room. Our crew consists of 16 dedicated and highly trained members.


Ambai serves breakfast as a buffet. Lunch and a la carte dinner, as well as intermezzo snacks and fruits, will be served al fresco as well as inside the lounge, according to your wishes. Our kitchen will always consider your special dietary preferences. Cold beers are available from the bar.


The dazzling diversity of Indonesian marine life and the breathtaking colors of the reefs on the dive sites will make an unforgettable impression. Gear up on the dive deck to plunge into adventure. Each diver can choose to dive with either air or (free!) nitrox. Relevant courses are available onboard.

All dives start from an easily accessible diving tender. Our dive guides will assist you in every way and take care of your safety. The chance to experience spectacular night diving is offered to you as a bonus.

After your dive, you can rinse your gear and take a shower on the dive deck. For those with photo- or video equipment: check your footage at the specially dedicated camera room and share it on the large screen in the lounge

Updates to the M/V Ambai Indonesia cancellation policy: In connection with the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, we believe that reducing the risks is the only measure we can do to give some reassurance to our guests. That’s the reason why we implement the following (FOR NEW BOOKINGS): Starting from 8th March up to 8th May 2020: Free reschedule within 2 years of the date of the booking if one or several problems*** occur due to Coronavirus. To reschedule, notification and official statement must be emailed us at least one week before the departure of the selected cruise(s) Reschedule applies ONLY to the liveaboard part of your booking. Flights, hotels, transfer or any other service NOT provided by Wallacea Dive Cruise are not our responsibility. We strongly recommend planning the journey flying with airlines that implement a cancellation/free reschedule policy (such as Cathay Pacific, Turkish Airlines, Air France, KLM, etc..). *** Impossibility to fly to Indonesia due to all flight cancelation to the destination, impossibility to leave the country of origin due to regulation, impossibility to enter Indonesia due to regulation, an official warning from your government not to fly to Indonesia.

Ambai Liveaboard SCHEDULE

included: VAT, Accommodation, Complimentary toiletries, Transfers/pickups from airport, Tanks, Weights, Belts, Divemaster services, All meals, drinking water, soft drinks, Free Nitrox, Towels Provided

Excluded: International &Domestic flights, Raja Ampat park and port fees (200 euros/pax), Komodo park and port fees (5-night cruise: 100 euros/pax, 6 nights: 125 euros, 10 nights: 150 euros/pax), Alcoholic drinks, Dive equipment rental &100 cf dive tank, Massage Service, Visas, Tips on board (recommended 5-10%), Upper deck cabin supplement – additional EUR 20/person/night, dive insurance


Year built: 2012
Length: 32 meters
Beam: 7.5 meters
Cruising speed: 8 knots
Engines: Mitsubishi 600 HP
Max guests: 16
Number of cabins: 8
Number of bathrooms: 8
Tenders: 3 x 50HP Yamaha
Water capacity: 15’000 liters
Fuel capacity: 14’000 liters
Freshwater maker: 10000 liters per day



Emergency Rafts
Life Vests
Fire Alarm & Fire Extinguishers
First Aid Kits
Satellite & mobile phones
Bilge pump alarm
Crew trained in first aid

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