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Grand Komodo -- Raja Ampat Explorer Full report Y   Raja Ampat   I can't stress enough how good Grand Komodo are and the respect they had from other dive operators in the region. They're all loca... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
11/2010   LP
<100 Dives
 
Peter Hughes -- Paradise Dancer Full report Y   Raja Ampat   Peter Hughes' brochure does an excellent job of describing the Paradise Dancer and has an excellent map of the area you will be di... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
11/2010   Jerome M Hobart
500+ Dives
 
Peter Hughes -- Paradise Dancer Full report Y   Raja Ampat   This is a special report to praise the better- than- outstanding service of Wendy, Claire, and the entire crew of the Paradise Dance... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
11/2010   sharon dickinson
1000+ Dives
 
Misool Eco Resort Full report N   Raja Ampat   We were picked us up at the airport in Sorong and transported to their boat, the Mandaran, for the 4 hour journey to the resort. ... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
10/2010   Lisa D Vitale
500+ Dives
 
Grand Komodo -- Putri Papua Full report Y   Raja Ampat   We spent ten days diving in the northern Rama Ampat Islands from Grand Komodo's Putri Papua. Having read a great deal of "hy... Full report  
5 stars
2 stars  
10/2010   Rick Sterne/Chrisanda Button
500+ Dives
 
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Peter Hughes -- Paradise Dancer Full report Y   Raja Ampat   We were on the Paradise Dancer for 11 days. As many other divers have already expressed in numerous Undercurrent articles, the b... Full report  
4 stars
2 stars  
10/2010   Judith Kendall
500+ Dives
 
Komodo Alor Dive/ Raja Ampat Explorer Full report Y   Raja Ampat   Have done about 25 liveaboards across the world over the last 20 years, and this was the best. The dive operators arranged domest... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
5/2010   Alan G Miller
500+ Dives
 
Kararu Dive Voyages/ Sea Safari VII Full report Y   Raja Ampat   This was my 3rd trip to Indonesia, but first to Raja Ampat. After reading Burt & Maurine's guide I was anxious to see the area fo... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
5/2010   David E Reubush
500+ Dives
 
Grand Komodo -- Raja Ampat Explorer Full report Y   Raja Ampat   MV Raja Ampat Explorer, Raja Ampat, Indonesia May - June, 2010 On May 24, 2010, nine of us who have shar... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
5/2010   Mel Cundiff
1000+ Dives
 
Seven Seas Full report Y   Raja Ampat   OK off the top this was maybe one of the very best dive locations I have ever been to so far as diving. Certainly right up there w... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
3/2010   Sean OShea
500+ Dives
 
Grand Komodo/ Raja Ampat Dive Lodge Full report N   Raja Ampat   The Raja Ampat Dive Lodge is the latest offering from Grand Komodo. Located on West Mansuar Island in the Dampier Strait, RADL i... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
3/2010   Maurine Shimlock
1000+ Dives
 
Arenui Liveaboard/ Arenui Full report Y   Raja Ampat   Arenui is a new liveaboard. The cabins are 5 star hotel rooms with big bathrooms and showers that allow you to wash yourself witho... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
2/2010   Ralph Arbeid
500+ Dives
 
Archipelago Adventurer II Full report Y   Raja Ampat   The travel from the USA is brutal. Six flights over three days with an overnight in Jakarta. Company reps met our group in Jakar... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
1/2010   David Bader
1000+ Dives
 
Peter Hughes -- Paradise Dancer Full report Y   Raja Ampat   So far this has not been an easy trek. We flew LA to Tokyo (10 hours) a two hour layover, a 7. 5 hour flight from Tokyo to Singap... Full report  
5 stars
1 stars  
12/2009   Mona Cousens
1000+ Dives
 
Sorido Bay Resort Full report N   Raja Ampat   I visited Sorido three years ago while it was partly under construction. With most of the building now completed, the resort is a ... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
5/2009   Fred Turoff
500+ Dives
 
Peter Hughes / Paradise Dancer Full report N   Raja Ampat   Only bad was getting there Took 3 1/ 2 days because of scattered availability of flights within Indonesia. From LA to Singapore wa... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
2/2009   Donald L. Rowe
1000+ Dives
 
Pindito Full report Y   Raja Ampat   On this trip to Raja Ampat, Eddie Frauweiler, the owner of the Pindito, was on the ship. He let Bob, incompetent divemaster, run ... Full report  
4 stars
3 stars  
2/2009   Mary L. Long
500+ Dives
 
Pindito Full report Y   Raja Ampat   The Pindito has offered diving in the Raja Ampat area of Indonesia since 1992. Smokers will love it. The 45 minute flight from ... Full report  
4 stars
2 stars  
12/2008   Jeanne & Bill Downey
1000+ Dives
 
Peter Hughes/ Paradise Dancer Full report Y   Raja Ampat   The ship (it's way too big to be a "boat"): fantastic. Beautifully appointed. Huge rooms, even if you don't book the "Master and C... Full report  
4 stars
2 stars  
12/2008   John Sommerer
500+ Dives
 
MSY Seahorse Full report Y   Raja Ampat   I have been in Indonesia during the wet season(Feb/ Mar) and had experienced some unrelenting rain day after day. I was prepared fo... Full report  
5 stars
2 stars  
12/2008   Rick Lambert
500+ Dives
 
Archipelago Fleet/ Adventurer II Full report N   Raja Ampat   The Adventurer II was transitioning from one area of Indonesia to Raja Ampat so we picked up the boat in Ambon and then cruised ar... Full report  
3 stars
3 stars  
12/2008   Helen Malnar
500+ Dives
 
Sorido Resort Full report N   Raja Ampat   Part II Papua- Sorido (cont’d from Lembeh report). This is the second trip I have made to this area in less than a year. I was ... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
10/2008   Scott Johnson
500+ Dives
 
Grand Komodo Tours/ Temu Kira Full report Y   Raja Ampat   the good: vey good divng; almost all reefs and walls had "too much bio- diversity"; crew tried very hard to serve the divers ( only... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
9/2008   eldon okazaki
500+ Dives
 
Sorido Bay Full report N   Raja Ampat   This was a tough one to write because there are so many contradictions. The 2 hr boat ride from Sorido to the resort sucks! Wh... Full report  
5 stars
2 stars  
9/2008   Jay Gould
1000+ Dives
 
Kri Eco Full report N   Raja Ampat   It really was all good. We knew before we got there that there were no en suites, that there were no hot water showers and no AC. ... Full report  
5 stars
2 stars  
7/2008   Paddy Ryan
1000+ Dives
 
Grand Komodo Tours/ Raja Ampat Explorer Full report Y   Raja Ampat   The Raja Ampat area has so much to see. This was my second trip there, this time on a liveaboard, the “Raja Ampat Explorer, ” run b... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
7/2008   Fred Turoff
500+ Dives
 
Kararu/ Cheng Ho Full report N   Raja Ampat   After reading the writeup in the June 2008 edition I felt I had to say that we found the boat extremely comfortable. We had an upp... Full report  
4 stars
1 stars  
4/2008   Ruth Lindner
250+ Dives
 
Kararu/ Cheng Ho Full report Y   Raja Ampat   We had a great trip run by Kerri and Hergen. We enjoyed diving also with Pete, Christine, Bawa, and Nyoman. The trip was extremely... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
2/2008   Lauren Greider
500+ Dives
 
Sorido Resort Full report N   Raja Ampat   Raja Ampat/ Sorido Resort: Had to get up at 2 am on December 30, leaving Lembeh to Manado to find the flight delayed two plus ho... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
1/2008   scott johnson
500+ Dives
 
Pindito Full report Y   Raja Ampat   I would HIGHLY recommend this trip and this live- aboard!!!!!! The corals and macrolife are more diverse and abundant than anywhere... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
1/2008   Kimberly Bayless
250+ Dives
 
Kararu/ Cheng Ho Full report N   Raja Ampat   The Cheng Ho is an attractive wooden 160- foot schooner, leased as a result of problems with the Kararu Voyager. The Cheng Ho is st... Full report  
3 stars
3 stars  
11/2007   Linda Rutherford & Ron Welf
250+ Dives
 
Kararu Voyages/ Cheng Ho Full report Y   Raja Ampat   The recent report on the Cheng Ho in Undercurrent was accurate, but overly kind. We have have been on many of the major liveaboar... Full report  
1 stars
1 stars  
11/2007   Thomas Dingwall
250+ Dives
 
Archipelago Fleet/ Archipelago II Full report N   Raja Ampat   If you haven’t gone to Raja Ampat yet, put it on your list. It’s all about little critters, things you just couldn’t imagine. If y... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
10/2007   Marc Massari
1000+ Dives
 
Archipelago Resort & Fleet/ Archipelago II Full report Y   Raja Ampat   This was my first liveaboard and from what everyone on the boat told me, it's only downhill from here (and these were world class ... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
10/2007   Katie Murphy
100+ Dives
 
Seven Seas Full report Y   Raja Ampat   Owner's represenative, dive crew and boat operators were outstanding. My wife only snorkels and the owner's representative made s... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
10/2007   Les Bates
250+ Dives
 
Papua diving/ Kri Eco Full report N   Raja Ampat   Good: diving, food ok, staff tries very hard to serve you even on days off they start early; even sweep the pier at 5 AM; the mgr, ... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
9/2007   eldon okazaki
500+ Dives
 
Grand Komodo Diving/ Raja Ampat Full report N   Raja Ampat   Leatherback Turtle Expedition, guided by Save Our Leatherback Turtles founder and director, Larry McKinna, who is a walking encylo... Full report  
5 stars
2 stars  
8/2007   Terry Anderson
500+ Dives
 
Archipelago Expeditions/ Archipelago Adverturer II Full report Y   Raja Ampat   I have dove on liveaboards before - Peter Hughes (Palau and PNG); Aggressor (Galapagos); Sea Safari III with Kararu Diving (Komodo... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
6/2007   Sean Bruner
250+ Dives
 
Diving4Images/ Seahorse Full report Y   Raja Ampat   This was our second trip with Graham Abbott from Diving4Images and our third visit to Raja Ampat. We joined a trip on board of the... Full report  
5 stars
2 stars  
4/2007   Michael Bode
500+ Dives
 
Seven Seas Full report Y   Raja Ampat   ... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
2/2007   Erwin Kodiat
500+ Dives
 
Ondina - Deb Fugitt Charter Full report N   Raja Ampat   PRE- TRIP: Fantastic customer service from Deb Fugitt who was in constant communication and helpted to plan every leg of our in... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
11/2006   Peter J Maerz
250+ Dives
 
Papua Diving/ Sorido Bay Resort Full report N   Raja Ampat   This was my second time and even better than I remembered it 14 months earlier. It is a truly unique and exquisite place that is w... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
8/2006   Wafa Abdelati
100+ Dives
 
SMY Ondina Full report Y   Raja Ampat   Trip was booked with Deb Fugitt of City Seahorse, Inc. - - my third trip with her. This was billed as a dedicated photo charter, t... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
11/2005   Mike Oelrich
500+ Dives
 
S.M.Y. Ondina Full report N   Raja Ampat   Excellent crew that tries very hard to make the trip enjoyable for all. This trip was led by DEBBIE FUGGITT, for photographers and... Full report  
5 stars
1 stars  
10/2005   Paulino Gonzalez
1000+ Dives
 
Dive Asia Pacific M/Y Pelagian Full report Y   Raja Ampat   This area is touted as being the bed of marine biodiversity. We enjoyed our diving in the Raja area but found it not living up to... Full report  
5 stars
1 stars  
4/2005   Janet Czapski
500+ Dives
 
Arenui Full report Y   Raja Ampat N/A]   "Diving Raja Ampat from the MV Arenui"
The crew was MARVELOUS. Love them all. The diving was DIVINE. Many of everything. The cabins good. The lounge- dining area- photogr... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
1/2015   Roberta Finke
1000+ Dives
 
White Manta Y   Raja Ampat & Banda Sea   "Too many fish!"
Front Office Booking: The trip was booked with Explorer Ventures and the booking process is straight forward with no issues. Expl... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
10/2018   Steve Dussault
500+ Dives
 
Amira Full report Y   Raja Ampat & Halmahera   I joined the Amira on an exploratory trip from Sorong to Ternate (Halmahera). We were greeted at the airport by members of staff w... Full report  
5 stars
2 stars  
4/2012   Michael Bode
1000+ Dives
 
Arenui Full report Y   Raja Ampat & Misool area   "The Arenui - Makes Diving Easy for Customers - They do all the work!"
We did an 11 night trip Sorong to Sorong January 23 to Feb 3, 2016. The initial destination was the Misool area, then the boat wen... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
2/2016   linda rutherford
500+ Dives
 
S/Y Indo Siren Y   Raja Ampat (north)   "North Raja Ampat, Indonesia"
I'll be honest right up front. The reason I used the Indo Siren was because I received a considerable discount stemming from my t... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
4/2018   Gregg Backemeyer
1000+ Dives
 
Kararu Dive Voyages/Sea Safari III Full report Y   Raja Ampat (Papua Indonesia)   This was my second trip on the Sea Safari III (first trip being May 2003 Bali to Komodo). The ship has been well maintained and m... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
4/2005   William Deertz
250+ Dives
 
MSY Seahorse Full report Y   Raja Ampat (South)   "A Pleasant Voyage To Supplement My Land-Based Stay"
As the boat returning me and my fellow travelers from Misool Eco Resort (see my report on Misool) entered Sorong harbor, my friend... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
5/2017   Eric A Frick
500+ Dives
 
Misool Eco Resort Full report N   Raja Ampat (South)   "A Comfortable Outpost In A True Paradise"
Yes, yes Raja Ampat is every bit the difficult destination to get to that people claim (4 flights, one long layover and a 3 hour b... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
4/2017   Eric A Frick
500+ Dives
 
Grand Komodo Tours/ TemuKira Full report N   Raja Ampat - Halmahera   We went on a 15 day diving cruise from Raja Ampat to Halmahera, Indonesia, aboard the TemuKira, a 110 ft Pinisi boat operated by G... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
4/2009   Jose Miguel & Peggy Duran
1000+ Dives
 
WAOW Charters Y   Raja Ampat - the 4 kings   "Raja Ampat on the Waow does NOT disappoint"
After 15 previous liveaboard experiences and history of working in the industry, WAOW is the best boat we (my husband and I) have... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
1/2018   Holly Bent
1000+ Dives
 
Grand Komodo -- TemuKira/ Raja a pat dive lodge Full report Y   Raja ampat and cendrawasih bay   "Indonesian diving in raja ampat with grand Komodo tours"
i have dived at raja ampat dive lodge for a weeks time before or after a ten day live aboard on explorer or temu kira for the last... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
10/2016   Irene dabanian
250+ Dives
 
Grand Komodo, Raja Ampat Dive Lodge/ Raja Ampat Dive Lodge Full report N   Raja Ampat Dive Lodge   This is our 7th time with Grand Komodo in 11 years, so obviously I think Grand Komodo is outstanding. Each time we return we ... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
7/2013   Terry H Anderson
500+ Dives
 
Coralia Y   Raja Ampat Indonesia   "An outstanding and safe operation on a beautiful boat"
Debbie and Jerry the cruise directors do a great job managing and cultivating a friendly, safe, and comfortable experience for gue... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
8/2019   Michael A Replogle
500+ Dives
 
MSV Amira Full report Y   Raja Ampat Islands   Overall, owner Bruno Hopff runs a tight ship. Execution of virtually everything was flawless. Well before we left the States, we... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
1/2013   Byron B Flateland
100+ Dives
 
Komodo Alor Safari (also known as Grand Komodo)/ Putri Pupua Full report Y   Raja Ampat Islands   The Raja Ampats may well boast the richest amount/ variety of life on Earth; and you can enjoy it if you're up for the sometimes sw... Full report  
4 stars
1 stars  
11/2007   Lee Thé
250+ Dives
 
Voyager/ Sorido Bay Resort Full report Y   Raja Ampat Islands   My wife and I spent 11 nights aboard the Voyager cruising the Raja Ampat Islands off the coast of Papua (formerly Irian Jaya) fo... Full report  
5 stars
1 stars  
4/2006   Dick Joseph and (see below)
500+ Dives
 
Papua Diving/ Kri Eco Resprt Full report N   Raja Ampat Islands, West Papua   Our two week stay at Kri Eco Resort was superb; the resort is blessed with fabulous human and natural resources. Maya Hadorn is a... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
3/2007   Sandra Cohen
250+ Dives
 
Grand Komodo -- Raja Ampat Explorer/ raja ampat dive lodge and explorer Full report Y   raja ampat north and misool   "grand komodo explorer and raja ampat dive lodge"
raja ampat dive lodge is a great way to relax and dive dampier straits. we had our own private boat, capt, and dive guide for the ... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
11/2015   irene dabanian
250+ Dives
 
Mermaid Liveaboards Full report Y   Raja Ampat to Ambon   "Another glorious cruise through the Banda Sea"
This was my 4th cruise on Mermaid 1; they do a lot of repeat business. It was my first time on this particular itinerary. See http... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
3/2017   Harvey S. Cohen
500+ Dives
 
Mermaid Full report Y   Raja Ampat to Komodo   "Great time on Mermaid 1"
My mother and I had the best trip ever with the great crew of Mermaid I. I have been diving off and on since 1980, never in Indon... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
5/2016   gretchen blair
250+ Dives
 
Dewi Nusantara Full report Y   Raja Ampat to Triton Bay   "Raja Ampat to Triton Bay on the Dewi Nusantara"
This was my second trip to Raja Ampat on the Dewi Nusantara. This trip was led by Burt Jones of Secret Sea Visions and Hergen Spa... Full report  
4 stars
3 stars  
2/2017   David E Reubush
1000+ Dives
 
Dewi Nusantara Full report Y   Raja Ampat to Triton Bay   "Excellent Service, Comfortable Boat, Diving Luxury"
Dewi Nusantara: "Raja Ampat to Triton Bay" Feb - Mar 2017 900+ dives. My husband and I did two 11- day back to back trips from ... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
2/2017   Linda Rutherford
500+ Dives
 
Pindito/ Maluku Divers, Ambon Full report Y   Raja Ampat, Banda   "Another great trip on the Pindito"
Another fantastic experience on the Pindito with great diving and exotic locations. This was my second trip on the Pindito and my... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
3/2014   Mark Etter
500+ Dives
 
Blue Manta Full report Y   Raja Ampat, Banda Sea   "Fabulous Indonesia liveaboard experience with Blue Manta"
I can't imagine a nicer liveaboard diving experience than that supplied by the Blue Manta. This is the third liveaboard I have bee... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
11/2017   Melissa Berkoff
250+ Dives
 
Seven Seas Liveaboard Full report N   Raja Ampat, Banda Sea   This was as fine a liveaboard as I've encountered in my dive travels. I felt the staff was professional and eagar to provide the b... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
11/2008   LeRoy Anderson
1000+ Dives
 
Arenui Full report Y   Raja Ampat, Banda, Ambon   We went in February with Arenui to Raja Amput and were very happy. The very best boat we have ever been on. We booked straight awa... Full report  
5 stars
2 stars  
4/2010   Ralph Arbeid
500+ Dives
 
Aggressor Fleet Full report Y   Raja Ampat, Cenderawasiha Bay   "Aggressor Liveaboard Raja Ampat/Cenderawasih Bay"
I dive with Aggressor almost exclusively. I am a single female traveler, Aggressor is a safe fun way to do a dive trip when my di... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
6/2016   Linda Townsend
250+ Dives
 
Adventure Komodo Full report N   Raja Ampat, Irian Jaya   The boat is a 75 foot catamaran that is probably the best live- aboard cruising the waters of Indonesia. It is sleek, clean, and o... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
2/2004   Tari Suprapto
100+ Dives
 
Misool Eco Resort N   Raja Ampat, Misool   "Great diving, lovely resort - but not relaxing"
The resort is a clear bucket- list destination and the focus on the environment is fantastic. The resort helped with the flights fr... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
1/2018   Markus Fritze
1000+ Dives
 
Dewi Nusantara Full report Y   Raja Ampat, northern   "Dewi Nusantara live-aboard in Northern Raja Ampat"
Dewi Nusantara is the best live- aboard I ever have experienced. It is spacious and comfortable. The dive guides are great. The e... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
10/2015   Ann Tretter
500+ Dives
 
Grand Komodo Tours/ SMY Temukira Full report Y   Raja Ampat, Papua   Diving in Raja Ampat was absolutely fantastic. Although it was my first liveaboard I was quite satisfied with the quality of serv... Full report  
5 stars
1 stars  
3/2005   Arief Irwan Latif
<100 Dives
 
Dewi Nusantara Full report Y   Raja Ampat, Triton Bay   "Sets the bar at the top"
This was easily the finest liveaboard we've ever done (and it was my 45th liveaboard trip). The cabins are enormous (staterooms fi... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
2/2017   Mary McCombie
1000+ Dives
 
Damai Full report Y   Raja Ampat, Triton Bay   In mid March, my teenage daughter and I spent 12 days aboard the newest Indonesian liveaboard, the MSY Damai. We flew from Jakart... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
3/2010   Michael Emerson
500+ Dives
 
Dewi Nusantara - Paraidse Dancer/ Dewi Nusantara - liveaboard Full report Y   Raja Ampat, West Papua   This is a first class vessel in a fantastic destination; once the journey's out of the way it's very relaxing! Full service diving... Full report  
5 stars
2 stars  
11/2011   Martin Roberts
500+ Dives
 
Papua Diving/ Sorido Bay Resort Full report N   Raja Ampat, West Papua   The heat and humidity were overwhelming for me and I think taking Malarone made it worse. One young Brit runs the entire dive ope... Full report  
4 stars
2 stars  
4/2007   Judy Foester
500+ Dives
 
Papua Explorers Full report N   Raja Ampat-4 Kings   "Good! fantastic."
The Bad - the budget flights is the main issue. from SG to Indonesia, transit for at least 2hours then rush for connecting flights... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
12/2016   Andrew Colin Thompson
250+ Dives
 
Grand Komodo -- TemuKira Full report Y   Raja Ampat-Misool   We spent a few days diving Misool and Raja Ampat during our previous TemuKira cruise in December 2010 from Alor to Sorong and it w... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
5/2011   Peggy & Jose Miguel Duran MD
1000+ Dives
 
Seven Seas Full report Y   Raja Ampat/Banda Sea   Every serious diver should have Indonesia on their travel list. This two week trip on the SEVEN SEAS left from Sorong and ended u... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
11/2008   Richard Litsch
500+ Dives
 
Dewi Nusantara Y   Raja Ampat/Misool   "Exceeded All Expectations"
Facilities were spacious and of an impressive quality. Outstanding camera room with power conditioners and space for all big rigs. ... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
2/2018   timothy g warner
500+ Dives
 
Archipelago Expeditions/ Sea Safari III Full report Y   Raja Ampat/Misool   As a previous client of the Archipelago Adventurer II in Banda/ Maluku area, I was excited to return to the AAII for the 12- day Raj... Full report  
5 stars
2 stars  
11/2010   Joan Fuhry
250+ Dives
 
Peter Hughes/ Paradise Dancer Full report N   Raja Ampats   This is the newest boat in the Peter Hughes fleet. As such, it had some 'new boat' kinks to work out, but nothing that appeared to... Full report  
5 stars
1 stars  
11/2008   Curt Andrus
500+ Dives
 
Odyssea I Full report N   Raja Ampats   The Odyssea I liveaboard is still getting a few kinks out, but overall, we really liked the trip. The cabins are the biggest and m... Full report  
4 stars
1 stars  
2/2007   Mel McCombie
1000+ Dives
 
Adventure Kommodo Full report Y   Raja Ampats   The Raja Ampats are outstanding. The diversity of fish and corals is amazing. Larry Smith runs all of the dive operations and is... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
1/2005   Sherry Wren
500+ Dives
 
Papau Explorers N   Raja Ampat[N/A]   "Raja Ampat has strong currents, great coral growth, and lots of fish"
Incredible diving and lots of current situations. Many times on most dives we used reef hooks. Found Wobbegong sharks on many di... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
8/2018   William E Jurney
1000+ Dives
 
Ondina/City SeaHorse Full report Y   Raja Amphat   "Raja Amphat is Still the Best"
This was a special charter by City Sea Horse limited to 14 divers with 4 hand selected guides (twice the normal number, plus selec... Full report  
5 stars
1 stars  
11/2016   Randall S Preissig
1000+ Dives
 
Mermaid Liveaboards Full report Y   Raja Amphat   "Best way to dive Raja Amphat"
I have dived all over the world, almost always on liveaboards and can say that Raja Amphat is clearly the best diving I've done. ... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
3/2014   Randall S Preissig
1000+ Dives
 
Peter Hughes -- Paradise Dancer Full report Y   Raja Ampjat   The Paradise Dancer is a magnificent ship that you have to visit to appreciate how wonderful it is ! Our room, the Master and Comm... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
11/2009   Kathy Granger
500+ Dives
 
Papua Diving/ Sorido Bay Resort Full report N   Raja Amput   We flew from LAX to Singapore and then on to Manado in northern Sulawesi. We had to overnight in Manado. Next morning, we flew ... Full report  
5 stars
1 stars  
7/2005   Sean Bruner
250+ Dives
 
Sorido Bay Resort Full report N   Raja Empat - Papua Province   In addition to living up to its reputation of being one of the best dive sites in the world, the best features of this pristine ... Full report  
4 stars
3 stars  
6/2005   Wafa Abdelati
100+ Dives
 
Grand Komodo Tours/ Rajah Ampat Explorer Full report Y   Rajah Ampat   7 of the 11 booked passengers failed to front, despite only 4 guests being aboard we were still given the full cruise of Rajah Amp... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
3/2009   phil johnston
500+ Dives
 
Pindito Full report Y   Rajah Ampat   Rajah Ampat takes two days travel each way, but worth it. Pindito leaves from Sorong, a formerly small town which has "boomed" du... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
2/2008   Mike Judd
250+ Dives
 
Papua Diving/ Kri Island Resort Full report N   Rajah Amphat, West Papua   Lack of Management and Poor Organization Sinks Kri Island Trip 1st two weeks of November 2005 Diving Problems 1. Able to di... Full report  
1 stars
1 stars  
11/2005   Donald Gard
1000+ Dives
 
Wakatobi -- Pelagian Full report Y   remote   "Wakatobi - Pelagian and Resort"
We did a week on the Pelagian and a week at the Resort. Both weeks exceeded our expectations! The staff was attentive and anxiou... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
5/2017   Ron Merryman
250+ Dives
 
Wakatobi Dive Resort Full report N   s e sulawesi   "another perfect time at Wakatobi dive resort"
I had wanted to experience Wakatobi at a different time of year having been there twice in Dec, so this July- Aug trip was th... Full report  
3 stars
5 stars  
8/2017   paul moliken
100+ Dives
 
Pelagian/ Wakatobi Full report Y   S. Sulawasi   Everyone else has reviewed the Pelagian with high marks. I want to add mine to the list. Our trip was simply wonderful, and the ... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
11/2006   Michael N. Hofman
500+ Dives
 
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