Moana Liveaboard, Indonesia

MOANA; SHORT AND INTENSE DIVING SAFARI IN EMERALD (BIO-) SPHERES

If you prefer a personal and intense diving experience, Moana is the perfect liveaboard with short trips varying from 4 to 11 days. This 30-meter traditional Indonesian two-masted sailing ship is a breathtaking ton sur ton eyecatcher in these tropical waters. We cater a maximum of only 10 guests. 13 crewmembers will take care of all your needs and safety. We sail to stunning Komodo and Wakatobi to assure your best ever diving adventure. These world heritage sites are located in the centre of the Indonesian archipelago, between Banda sea and Flores sea, where both terrestrial and marine biodiversity is protected.

ACCOMMODATION

Moana accommodates its guests below deck in 5 twin or double cabins. An extra bed for a child can be provided. Each air-conditioned cabin with portholes has a private bathroom with toilet and shower. Clean towels are part of the service. Your cabin is stylishly decorated with teak wood furniture and comfortable blue bed linen. Valuables and travel documents can be stored in our ship’s safe.

 

Twin Cabin 4 & 5

Twin Cabin 4 & 5

Room size: 5 m²
Max. occupancy: 2
Beds: 2 Twin
Private bathroom: Yes
Air conditioning: Yes

Double Cabin 2 & 3

Double Cabin 2 & 3

Room size: 6 m²
Max. occupancy: 2
Beds: 1 double
Private bathroom: Yes
Air conditioning: Yes

Double Cabin 1

Double Cabin 1

Room size: 8 m²
Max. occupancy: 4
Beds: 1 double + 1 bunk
Private bathroom: Yes
Air conditioning: Yes

Comfort

The cool and cosy lounge is furnished with comfortable sofas, charging points and a library with literature about the domestic marine life you can witness daily. The large shaded sundeck is always a prime place to relax. We supply blankets for stargazers.

Catering

Onboard we serve breakfast in informal buffet-style. Lunch is 2 courses and dinner 3 courses (world-famous) Indonesian- and international cuisine served al fresco as well as inside according to your preference. Vegetarian choices are available. Our chefs will always consider your special wishes. The bar offers an excellent wine selection, cold beers and spirits on sale. Tea and coffee, soft drinks and water are complimentary.

Diving

The dive deck with rinse tanks and a warm shower is situated at the stern of the ship. From the platform, it is easy to enter the zodiac that will bring you and your guide to the numerous diving sites of your choice. Plenty of personal attention is guaranteed. Next, to a diversity of diving courses, we have a rental service for all your equipment (No nitrox). For those who are interested, we propose an excursion into Komodo National Park with hikes to the top of the island. Sea kayaking is facilitated by Moana liveaboard.

Destinations

Moana Liveaboard SCHEDULE

Included: VAT, Accommodation, Transfers/pickups from airport, Tanks, Weights, Belts, Dive master services, All meals, Towels Provided

Excluded: Domestic tickets BALI-KOMODO-BALI (approx. EUR 280 return), alcoholic drinks &canned soft drinks, Crew tips (approx. €15/guest/night recommended), National park Fee &Harbour clearance (€138 per person), Dive Equipment rental. Cruising only rate available for non-divers, please enquire.

Specifications

Year built: 2004
Length: 30 meters
Deck area: 130 sq meters
Beam: 6.5 meters
Top speed: 8 knots
Cruising speed: 7 knots
Engines: Mitsubishi 8 cylinder 270 Hp Diesel
Max guests: 10
Number of cabins: 5
Number of bathrooms: 6
Tenders: 3x 5m fibreglass Yamaha 40hp and 25hp
Water capacity: 5000 litres
Fuel capacity: 5000 litres
Freshwater maker: 800 litres/day

NAVIGATION, COMMUNICATION AND SAFETY FEATURES

Depth Sounder
GPS
Radio VHF/DSC/SSB
Emergency Rafts
Life Vests
Fire Alarm & Fire Extinguishers
Oxygen
First Aid Kits
Fishfinder
Satellite & mobile phones
Bilge pump alarm
Crew trained in first aid
Emergency flares

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