PRATIWI I FULL CHARTER I 5 NIGHTS I KOMODO I INDONESIA

PRATIWI I FULL CHARTER I 5 NIGHTS I KOMODO I INDONESIA
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A small and comfortable boat designed especially for diving trips. The ratio of staff to a maximum of 6 guests makes this a perfect boat for families and friends to enjoy special holidays in Komodo.



HIGHLIGHTS

  • 5 nights 11 Dives
  • Languages spoken on board - English, Indonesian
  • Sebayur Kecil, Gili Lawa, Castle Rock, Crystal Rock, Cauldron, Lighthouse
  • Sabita Island, Batu Bolong, Karang Makassar, Tatawa Besar, Pengah Kecil
  • Island excursions - Rinca for Komodo Dragons, Kalong for flying foxes
  • An endless variety of macro sea life, 1000's of fish species
  • Sharks, mantas, dolphins and tiny macro-critters          
  • Wide variety of vertical wall dives, deep water ditches, submerged volcanoes
  • Non divers/ Families/ Snorkellers welcome

SERVICES ON BOARD

  • Dives from Dhoni
  • DIN Adapters, Warm Water Showers, Separate rinse for u/w camera
  • Custom built for diving, Charging stations, Rental Equipment
  • Onboard kayaks
  • Audio & video entertainment, Library
  • Aircon Cabins, En-Suite bathrooms, Daily Housekeeping, Indoor Saloon
  • Sun Deck, Outdoor Dining
  • Buffet, Vegetarian, Western and local cuisine
  • Beer and soft drinks available to purchase
  • Payments onboard - Cash
  • GPS, Radio VHF/DSC/SSB, Emergency Rafts, Life Vests, Oxygen, First Aid Kits
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info The minimum purchase order quantity for the product is 6.

OUR BOAT

The 22 meters Pratiwi liveaboard offers scuba diving cruises in Indonesia, around the Komodo National Park. The Pratiwi is the newer vessel of the Diving Charter Komodo fleet and offers flexible and promising itineraries for divers.

Pratiwi is a small boat that perfectly suits a small company of friends or family. The boat has enough space to comfortably accommodate 6 guests. Because of the small capacity, the boat's crew can provide you with personal care and attention.

OUR CABINS

The dive boat features 3 comfortable, double-occupancy, cabins located on the lower deck. There are 2 cabins with double-beds, air-conditioning and en-suite bathrooms. The last cabin also features a double-bed but has a fan only and a shared bathroom. Every cabin comes with sufficient storage space for clothes as well as a porthole window.

AMENITIES

The Pratiwi is totally cozy but spacious, inside and out. with only 6 guests onboard you will find there is plenty of room to relax. 

The outdoor dining area is where a mix of traditional Indonesian cuisine and western dishes are served and is a great place to unwind and enjoy the stunning scenery after a day of diving. 

The indoor lounge is fitted with cozy seating, books in many languages, fish ID books and a complete audio and video system. Plus, you’ll find a few board games to play. The indoor dining area is comfortable and has a warm atmosphere, which is a perfect place to share a meal with family or friends.

When you step outside you’ll find lots of space to lounge and admire the view. The big covered deck features mattresses and bean bags so you can stretch out comfortably and take a nap. If you’re more of a sun chaser, you might head to the very top deck where you’ll find the most stunning view of Komodo and you can sunbathe or contemplate the stars at night.

DIVING WITH US

The Pratiwi features just about everything a diver needs for a great scuba diving holiday. The vessel has all the latest navigation and diving safety equipment on-board. The Dive deck is small but there’s plenty of space to set up your camera and gear up. Here you can also store your equipment. Rental equipment is also available on board.

The professional dive guides will take you to the best of Komodo and you can dive up to 3 times a day. The itinerary consists of the greatest dive sites around Komodo Island. This destination is known to divers for its great diversity of dive sites. Divers can discover shallow reefs, dive at underwater mountains and walls. Komodo is home for many pelagic fish, barracudas, mantas, and stingrays. Of course, it's known for big lizards, Komodo dragons.

When to Go

During the time from April till November is dry season and this period diving is best at Komodo Island. After November begins a rainy season, but diving is still possible.

Pratiwi Liveaboard is a great yacht for family or friends vacation. You will get comfort and outstanding diving adventures

DOUBLE CABIN

1 Double Cabin comes with fan (no air conditioner) and use shared bathroom. All cabins are located on the lower deck, each comes with a double bed.

  • Max occupancy: 2 people
  • Bedding: Double bed
  • Ensuite Bathroom: No
  • Aircon: Aircon with control in room

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DELUXE DOUBLE CABIN

2 Double Cabins with air conditioner and ensuite bathroom. All cabins are located on the lower deck, each comes with a double bed.

  • Max occupancy: 2 people
  • Bedding: Double bed
  • Ensuite Bathroom: Yes
  • Aircon: Aircon with control in room

MOST RELEVANT INFORMATION

  • The trip usually begins in Labuan Bajo and ends in Labuan Bajo. 
  • The closest airport to the departure harbour is Labuan (LBU) 
  • Please do not book your flight tickets until you have our confirmation.

EMBARKATION AND DEPARTURE

  • Pickup time at the airport is according to your flights. Give yourself enough time to go through immigration and pickup your bags
  • You will be met by someone of the staff  who will take you directly to the boat
  • Hotel pickup time is in the morning
  • Check in on the boat is between 08:00 and 12:00.
  • The boat departs Labuan Bajo early in the afternoon on the same day
  • The vessel is equipped with European (2 pin) power sockets, Power socket adapters
  • Accepted payment methods on board: Local currency (cash only), Cash, EUR, USD
  • DIN/INT adaptors are available on board
  • Towels are included . Soap/ toiletries are not included

ARRIVAL AND DISEMBARKATION

  • Your last dives will be on the second to last day in the morning
  • It is your responsibility to ensure you respect the 24 hour no-fly time after your last dive!
  • The boat docks back in Labuan Bajo during the afternoon on the second to last day
  • Check out and disembarkation is between 08:00 and 12:00 on the last day.
  • Hotel drop-off time is in the morning
  • Airport drop-off time is in the morning

EXTRA INFORMATION

  • Komodo connected with flight routes. The best way to get there is to take a flight to big travel hubs like Bali, Bangkok, Singapore, Jakarta or Kuala Lumpur
  • Komodo is connected with flights from Bali, Lombok
  • Try Garuda Indonesia. AirAsia, Tiger Air and other airlines

GENERAL INFORMATION

  • Approx 11 Dives
  • Level required: Open Water
  • 20+ Dives recommended.
  • Some dives are in strong currents and a minimum experience of every single diver is key for the safety of the group.
  • The Komodo & Rinca National Park known as one of the best dive sites in the world
  • Walls and slopes, mountains and submerged pinnacles
  • Muck diving in the black sand also scenic and good macro
  • Thick schools of Carangids, Sweet lips and Butterflies
  • Manta Rays and Reef Sharks
  • Visit to the Komodo & Rinca National Park for the famous Komodo Dragons
  • Sunset trekking on Gili Lawa Darat island
  • Watching flying foxes as we sail by Kalong island
  • Night dives available during the trip

PROGRAM

DAY 1

  • Arrival and assistance at the airport. Collecting your luggage.
  • At the indicated time, transfer to the port.
  • Boarding the boat, welcome drink and presentation briefing of the boat and crew (depending on the schedule of flights will be the first day or the next day early morning).
  • Distribution of cabins.
  • Overnight on board.
  • You can take some time this day to prepare your diving equipment. 

DAYS 2 - PENULTIMATE

  • Diving trip with full board and daily diving plan.
  • You will dive the most important dive sites of this route.
  • Every single trip is tailor-made to create a once-in-a-lifetime experience. The decision on the itinerary is made by the cruise director based on factors such as weather conditions, dive conditions, requests of guests, schedules of other liveaboards, which we are trying to stay away from

PENULTIMATE DAY

  • 2 dives in the morning.
  • Afternoon / night, arrival at port.
  • Dinner and accommodation on board.
  • Free time to enjoy the local atmosphere and shopping

LAST DAY - Day 6

  • Breakfast
  • Disembark in Port.
  • Group transfer to the hotel or airports

DIVE ROUTE

  • Around 2 hours sailing to Sebayur Kecil, check dive. Lunch, sailing to Gili Lawa, afternoon dive Sunset trekking on Gili Lawa Darat island. Night dive. 
  • Castle Rock, Crystal Rock. Cauldron. Lighthouse Pulau Bakau. 
  • Batu Bolong, Karang Makassar, Siaba Kecil. 
  • Tatawa Besar and Pengah Kecil. Moving towards Rinca island. 2 hours trekking in savannah in order to see Komodo dragons. Sailing towards Kalong island, sunset admiring flying foxes. Night in Labuan Bajo.

KOMODO

  • Walls and slopes, mountains and submerged pinnacles, muck diving in the black sand. Pelagic species, but also scenic and good macro.
  • Komodo & Rinca National Park: The narrow straits between these two islands communicate the Flores Sea with the Indian Ocean.
  • Their tide currents provide a continuous exchange of water and nutrients between the inner sea and the ocean creating a unique ecosystem, favouring the biodiversity and the proliferation of peculiarities like the Frog fish or endemic species that can only be observed here, like the sea apple.
  • The depths are densely populated with fixed life, with great underwater variety of landscapes, from diving in vertical walls covered with soft corals resembling the Red Sea gardens to stone structures resembling the cold water reefs of the North Sea.
  • Due to the high degree of protection that this National Park enjoys, it is also an area of great abundance of fish, with thick schools of Carangids, Sweet lips and Butterflies, as well as frequent encounters with Manta Rays and Reef Sharks.

INCLUDED

  • VAT
  • Accommodation
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Transfers/pickups from airport
  • Tanks, Weights, Belts
  • Dive master services
  • All meals, water, tea, coffee, afternoon snacks
  • Possible fuel surcharge
  • Towels Provided
  • Transfers/pickups from hotel
  • Kayaks

NOT INCLUDED

  • Marine park fees (15 USD per day - approx)
  • Flights
  • Alcoholic Beverages: beer, soft drinks 
  • Dive Equipment Rental (25 USD per day full set, excluding computer and torch)
  • Tips for the crew
  • 15l tanks
  • Visa

CANCELLATION POLICY

What if I need to cancel my booking?

Your reservation request is obligation free and you can cancel anytime within the first 72 hours. During this time you can easily find matching flights and get answers from our reservations team to any further questions you may have. After you have confirmed and paid for your reservation, the following cancellation policy applies: 

  • 30% deposit will not be refunded

In case of cancellation the refund will be transferred to your bank account, credit card or paypal account within 10 business days.

BEFORE TRAVELLING

  • Make sure you meet the country's requirements corresponding to your nationality
  • Make sure your passport is valid at least six months after the date you plan to visit the country
  • Diving insurance is mandatory for divers of all ages on all of our trips: bring your certificate as proof
  • It is strongly recommended to have travel insurance that is appropriate for the type of diving holidays you are going to do
  • Check the electrical standards (such as which plugs are used) in your destination country before travelling and bring the appropriate adaptor if necessary.
  • The itinerary and the number of dives are indicative and are subject to weather conditions and conditions: safety is always first
  • All divers must provide their diving certification card
  • Diving computers are compulsory
  • Local rates, fuel surcharges, distance rates, port fees, etc. may change without notice due to changes in government policy, changes in the price of oil, etc. The changes are beyond our control and the increases must be paid if the boat requests them. We will endeavor to inform you of any changes as soon as possible. A change in these rates does not entitle you to cancel the trip

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