Sail away on an Indonesian Luxury Yacht Charter

August 24, 2016

M/S/Y Mutiara Laut, a 46 meter wooden schooner luxury charter yacht, with 7 suite cabins accommodate up to 14 guests. Manned by 15 experienced and skilled crews. Complied with international standard marine navigation and international marine safety requirement to offer a voyage of a lifetime to many exotic destinations in Indonesia.

M/S/Y Mutiara Laut is cruising Bali, Komodo National Park, Raja Ampat National Park, Indonesia and any guest’s destination of choice. M/S/Y Mutiara Laut  offer our guest to  personally customize destination and itineraries to their wishes.

 We are offering 2 special cruise, Ambon – Raja Ampat – Sorong  OCTOBER 4TH – 10TH, 2016.  and special charter fees for KOMODO national park in September 2016.
OCTOBER 4TH – 10TH, 2016
AMBON – RAJA AMPAT – SORONG CABIN 6N CRUISE 
US$ 6,900 per cruise / per cabin per trip
7 Days 6 Nights cruise, Per cabin for 2 person occupancy, Double bed deluxe suite cabin.
NOT included domestic airfare to port of call, Ambon (AMQ) & Sorong (SOQ)
BOOKING PERIOD SEPTEMBER 1ST – 30TH, 2016
KOMODO NATIONAL PARK 2N CRUISE / DIVING
US$ 18,000 per 2N charter for 14 passengers onboard
3 Days 2 Nights cruise for charter with 14 guest, during September 2016. Itinerary (diving/snorkeling/ cruising) is to customize. NOT included domestic airfare to port of call, Komodo airport (LBJ)

BREATHTAKING CRUISE AMBON – MISOOL – RAJA AMPAT – SORONG

7  Days / 6 Nights
This voyage will take you to visit the place where spices were worth than gold for many centuries likeAmbon and seram. Then continue to southern Raja Ampat. Raja ampat is located off the northwest tip of bird head peninsula on the island of New guinea. Raja Ampat, or the Four Kings, is an archipelago comprising over 1,500 small islands, cays, and shoals surrounding the four main islands of Misol, Salawati, Batanta, and Waigeo, and the smaller island of Kofiau. The Raja Ampat archipelago is the part of Coral Triangle which contains the richest marine biodiversity on earth.

Day 01 : Ambon – Pulau Tiga
Upon arrival in Ambon Airport you will meet our Cruise director then transfer you to the port of Laha to embark on Mutiara laut. While having welcome drink and safety drill crew will rise the anchor and sail west to Pulau Tiga island. It is a group of small island that offer the best corals garden for snorkeling and wall diving.Evening sail to west of Seram.

Day 02  : Boano island
West part of seram lies some small island that are rarely visited by any tourist boat and we will visit some village and explore the coral reef. In the evening sail along north coast of Seram to Pulau Tujuh

Day 03  : Pulau Tujuh
A small cluster of seven island north Seram offer the best diving, snorkeling and white send beach to fulfill your day. Late afternoon sail toward Misol islands ( the southern Raja Ampat ).

Day 04 – 05 : Daram island – Farondi, wagmap islands and East Batanme
Raja Ampat is located in the center of an area known as the Coral Triangle. It has been estimated that Raja Ampat is home to the highest concentration of fish and coral biodiversity found anywhere in the world. It is geographically isolated and surrounded by open seas, creating an oasis for pelagic fish. The islands of Daram have long white beaches, making them ideal turtle nesting areas.
We will spend 2  days around in Missol archipelago to explore the coral with diving, snorkeling, tender tour,beach BBQ and a tour to Tomolol cave in Batanme island.

Day 06  : Gam island
An early disembark around 05.00 am  at Sawiringgai to observe birds such  as Red Bird Of Paradise that are found only on few island in Raja Ampat. A walk for 30 minute where we can spot this endemic bird of Papua. Once we return onboard, having breakfast then sail to Manta sandy area where we will dive and snorkeling to see the Manta ray at their cleaning station. If time allows we will visit the waterfall in Batanta island.In the evening onward sail to Sorong

Day  07  : Sorong airport (SOQ)
After farewell party with all the crew then transfer to the airport for your flight.

SAMPLE ITINERARY FOR KOMODO NATIONAL PARK
3  Days / 2 Nights
The Komodo dragon (Varanus komodoensis), also known as the Komodo monitor, is a large species of lizard found in the Indonesian islands of Komodo, Rinca, Flores, Gili Motang, and Padar.A member of the monitor lizard family Varanidae, it is the largest living species of lizard, growing to a maximum length of 3 metres (10 ft) in rare cases and weighing up to approximately 70 kilograms

Day 01 : Rinca Island 
On your arrival at Komodo international airport in Labuan Bajo , air conditioned transportation will take you to the harbor where Mutiara Laut awaits. We then set sail to Rinca Island. Arriving rinca , wakes up on a calm bay of Rinca island, we will have an early breakfast before we ashore to the Rinca A morning walks around the hill in Rinca deliver us a picturesque views of the island, while we will see the famous Komodo dragon, a giant monitor lizard that live in the island for hundreds of years.

On lunch, we sail to Padar island, a short cruise from the Rinca island for a short hill hike to the highest peak in the Padar island, showing us a view of islands archipelagos that makes the Komodo National Park. This evening we will anchor the yacht in a calm bay and have a quiet night sleeping.

Day 02  : Komodo island
Awaken in the most famous island in Komodo national park, the Komodo island, visit the Dragon and the village in Komodo, that believes their ancient ancestor are the female Komodo. They make a unique komodo statues to show their respect to their ancester, its also good souvenir to take home. After we satisfy exploring the Komodo village and their uniqueness, we will sail to nearest another unique destination, the red beach or some say the pink beach. Pink beach made of the red corals that mixed with the white sand beach, giving impression of the pink beach color, there we can enjoy the beach, snorkeling also promising a great clarity and underwater marine life.

Another surprise for today is another amazing destination in the park, Manta Ray alley. The manta ray often gather in Makassar reef, where we are after the pink beach visit. Snorkeling in Makassar reef to meet personally with Manta Ray, usually they swim in pack. Tonight we will have our dinner with a BBQ on the beach, with bonfire and crew will perform music. Night we cruising back to Angel island.

Day 03  : Angel Island – Komodo Airport
A morning wake up call will bringing us back to the final day of our journey. We will transfer you to the airport in the morning for your flight back to Bali or other destination.

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.
What waits for you in Raja Ampat National Park this year season …

Raja Ampat National Park has never cease to amaze visitor, it is a great privileged to be able enjoying such a masterpiece of nature creating beautiful landscapes and marine that holds so many species and purities. The park’s warm tropical water invites whale sharks, manta rays and turtles to stops during their migrations, in many occasion our guest can personally met these marine voyagers in a same day.

The possibilities for your holiday is endless, either snorkeling, birding for Papua bird of Paradise, Diving the richest bio – marine life on earth,  Cultural visit to Asmat tribe in Papua rainforest or experience  the best snorkeling in the world.

A group of families or friend can also enjoy their Christmas and New Year celebration aboard Mutiara Laut. While then making your next year resolution over the silence of the night on the sea.

Inclusions

  • Transfer from hotel to the Mutiara Laut and back to the airport or hotel
  • Accommodation in a double bed cabin with en suite shower bath, toilet and AC
  • Full board accommodation and meal including soft drinks & beer
  • Diving with proof of an internationally recognized dive certifications card
  • All offered land excursions
  • Multilingual guide(s) on board
  • All admissions/ government fees, and permit fees
  • Along with the full board accommodation and Raja Ampat entrance fees for passenger we also include 5 bottles of wine per day and all soft drinks and beer for free, 1 dive master and 1 masseuse.  The use of our diving gear and nitrox are also included in the charter fee.

Exclusions

  • International airfare
  • Domestic airfare within Indonesia
  • Items of personal nature such as liquor, wine, spirits, telephone and internet, trip cancellation, travel delay or baggage insurance
  • Charges incurred beyond our control resulting from delay or canceled flights and reposition fees if applicable
  • Travel insurance and personal insurance
  • Crew & guide gratuities
  • Additional excursion per your request