MSY Mutiara Laut Last Minute Specials

June 23, 2016

 SCUBA DIVING EXPEDITION, BALI to KOMODO 8 DAYS 7 NIGHTSWAS $7583 NOW US$ 4,695 per pax per cruise(Deluxe Suites), US$ 5,393 per pax per cruise (Master Suites)
Warmest greeting from MSY Mutiara Laut sailing yacht.We would like to re-introduce our phinisi wooden yacht to the market and invite you to visit the boat. Mutiara Laut is a 46 meter wooden phinisi boat, with 7 cabin and able to accommodate 14 passenger. Strengthen by 14 experienced and skilled crews. Complied with international standard marine navigation and international safety requirement to offer a voyage of a lifetime to many exotic destinations in Indonesia.

LAST MINUTE SPECIAL DEPARTURE:
11 – 18 JULY 2016 BALI  TO KOMODO
20 – 27  JULY 2016 KOMODO TO BALI

1 – 8 AUGUST 2016 BALI TO KOMODO
11 – 18 AUGUST 2016 KOMODO TO BALI

DAY 01. Serangan.
Departing at the port of Serangan Bali. we will then sail the day to our first destination , Moyo island. Please set back, enjoy the sceneries of Mount Agung as our backdrop while everyone greet each other and enjoy a day sailing!Day 02.  Moyo
Our first two early morning dive will be along the reef outside Moyo island. A land excursion will follow through the local village and visit to waterfall. Those who dare will able to swing over the waterfall and drop on the pool below. When we are making our way back to the boat we will pass the plantation of cashew, teak and perhaps some water buffalo and goats.  While the gourmet lunch serve aboard, we set the course to Satonda.Magical Satonda. Satonda is and old volcanic island, formed with a crate lake as the center, filled with saltwater. The local ranger explained that the crater filled with saltwater by a tsunami after a great Mt Tambora erupted back in 1814. Satonda also known for the wishing tree, that says one hang rock on the tree will have their wishes come true!  Who knows .. Night we will cruise toward Mt Sangeang northern of Komodo National Park.DAY03.  Sangeang.
Sangeang, an active volcano that erupted recent year, the lava still steaming as it flows to the sea. Mt Sangeang black sandy sea bottom makes a spectacular diving. Some bulbous sulfur up from the ground at the dive site makes spectacular view.
As the sun reach the highest point, we will sail to Gili Banta while our onboard lunch filled with the chat of our experiences and anticipations of what ahead us in the Komodo National Park.
Gili Banta. Stopping at Castle rock and Crystal rock, two of many dive sites in the northern of Komodo National Park as site hold most fishes in the park. In night we anchor and plan for our night dive.DAY 04. Komodo National Park.
Wake up at Komodo island after night short cross, we will leave early to meet the dragon itself.
Komodo dragon is the genus of monitor lizard that isolated for hundreds of thousands years in Komodo national park archipelago. During that years, Komodo survives while some species are not.
The people that live in Komodo believe they are descendent of the Komodo dragon itself. They are making the Komodo dragon to owner their ancestor, the female Komodo. We will set course top Gili lawa darat for a trekking a night dive followed by a cross to southernmost of the park, island of Padar

Day 05.  Padar
In Padar visibility are generally better and we can see a larger school of fish. After a whole morning spent in Padar we will go to Wainilu, that we can spend an afternoon trekking up the hill while we await for our Wainilu night dive. This Wainilu white sand slope there are variety of animals, starry night octopus, fingered dragonnet are frequently sighted in the area, and do not forget the bobtail squid , too.

Day 06. All day at Nusa Kode
Nusa ode or also known as Horseshoe bay located at the southern part of Komodo National Park. Where in this island you can spot the Komodo dragon wanders along the Nusa Kode hunting for food. We will plan two dive in this area. The first one will be at Cannibal Rock and we will explore the towering underwater cliff around Nusa Kode before we sail up north to Rinca for our macro dive. After dinner we will sail to Manta Alley and set anchor there for a quiet night sleep.

Day 07. Manta Alley
Today is the Manta day, we plan for two dives. This area typically has cooler temperature and lower visibility. During summer, we found that visibility and temperature are improved.  After our dive we will set course to Sabolon for a beach bbq dinner.
In Sabolon, crew will prepare dinner on the beach and set a bonfire while you can enjoy the gourmet dinner barefoot on the beach. Night after the dinner  we sail to Labuan Bajo.

Day 08. Labuan Bajo
Arriving Labuan Bajo, the main port in Komodo National Park, we are regret that we have to say goodbye. But every journey always has it farewell and memories. We hope that we are able to welcome you again aboard Mutiara Laut in the next dive expedition.

DIVER REQUIRED TO:

  • Divers that join this trip must have basic training from official dive agency. We recommend having PADI ADVANCED OPEN WATER certification or equivalent.
  • For advanced dive sites that suit for experienced divers, inexperienced divers or non qualifying divers will be excluded from certain dive.
  • All participant must bring their recent/current dive certification. For whom that unable to show proof of certification will not be allowed to dive.
  • Recommended to have a minimum of 60 dives, those are less than 60 dives experience may excluded from certain dive or required to hire a personal dive guide based on the condition and circumstances.
  • All participant required to sign liability release.
  • All diver are required to seek for Physician approval to dive, and should not be more than 12 months old.
  • We are 5 to 1 certified diver to divemaster ratio in perfect condition.
  • All diver should have a dive computer, sharing dive computer is not allowed.
  • All divers required to have a medical evacuation insurance with either DAN or AQUAMED as those two are the most accepted with medical evacuation company in Bali.
  • Maximum depth limits are as follows:
    Open Water Diver with under 60 dives experience – 18m
    Advanced Open Water – 30m
    Divers with proof of Deep diver specialty – 40m
Inclusive of:
The price for any cruise includes the following services:
?    Roundtrip transfer from the hotel or airport to the Mutiara Laut
?     All meals as specified in the itinerary, soft drinks and  beer.
?     All offered land excursions or diving.
?     All admissions/government fees, permits and national  park fee (Komodo only)
?    A highly experienced and multilingual cruise director on boardExcluded in the price are:
?    Items of personal nature, such as internet and  satellite telephone
?    Spirits, liquor and wine
?    Additional excursion per your request
?    Permits and national park fee in Raja Ampat
?    International and domestic airfare
?    Trip cancellation, travel delay or baggage insurance
?    Charges incurred beyond our control resulting but not limited to; from delayed or canceled flights
?    Gratuities for local staff and trip leader
?    10% VAT
* We reserve the right to change the price at any given time due to circumstances or needsPayment schedule:
?    All prices and deposit are excluded of 10% VAT Government Tax
?    Booking deposit within 10 days of the booking: US$ 10,000
?    Deposit of 25% of the total amount, 180 days before departure
?    Balance full amount, 90 days before departure
?    If the trip is canceled 90 days or less prior departure no refunds will be made.Guaranteed departure : 6 pax.
Chartering the whole boat is possible, please contact us for special charter price.
Mutiara Laut Specification:

  • Year Built : 2009 in Kalimantan, Made from Ironwood / Ulin wood.
  • Length of All : 46 meter, Beam width : 9.3 meter.
  • Cabin : 7 cabin (6 deluxe suite, 1 master suite) with maximum passenger 14 guests.
  • Sails: 2 Masts with 7 sails (3 jibs, 2 main sail, and 2 minor sails), 874 sqm meter sails in total.
  • Engine : Yanmar 485KW, Fuel Capacity : 13,700 liters, Electric : 220volts, EU plug, supplied by 3 generator ONAN 22 KVA, 40 KVA and 60 KVA.
  • Saltwater desalination, Diving equipment (incl. Nitrox), snorkeling gear, sea kayaks, Stand up Paddle, Water skies.
Mutiara Laut Dining
Mutiara Laut on Deck Dining
Mutiara Laut Master Suite Cabin
Mutiara Laut Cabin’s Rest Room