Intimate, family-friendly liveaboard offering adventurous Indonesian voyages with comfort and charmfrom $343 /day
- Fabulous Phinisi vessel designed for intimate cruises of up to ten guests
- Adventurous trips well-suited to families and groups of like-minded friends
- Enjoy full gear rental and fabulous watersports free of charge
- Meticulously designed aesthetics for a beautiful, warm ambiance
Carpe Diem is a well-appointed phinisi offering year-round cruises exploring Raja Ampat, Komodo, Bali, and Lombok. Specifically designed and operated for small and intimate cruises, Carpe Diem is a perfect choice for guests looking for personalised service and bespoke itineraries at an affordable price. This beautiful boat represents the fulfilment of long held ambitions and the start of great adventures. So hop on board and get ready to explore, dream, and discover.
Number of cabins
Scheduled, private charter available
Built in 2012 and renovated in 2017, Carpe Diem is a 34-metre phinisi offering year-round cruises to Raja Ampat, Komodo, Bali, and Lombok. With the mantra “Explore. Dream. Discover”, this elegant and intrepid vessel glides effortlessly beyond the horizon, allowing guests to experience remote and wild regions in total comfort. Facilities on board include well-appointed and comfortable lounges, as well as free-to-use watersports equipment such as kayaks and paddleboards.
Accommodating just ten guests, this vessel that was specifically designed for small groups and individuals looking for a more personalised service. Carpe Diem’s dedicated crew also welcomes children on board, making this intimate liveaboard a great choice for families wanting some quality time together. Offering both scheduled itineraries and charter booking opportunities, Carpe Diem creates bespoke cruises for a variety of guests, including relaxing expeditions which combine scuba diving, yoga, and meditation.
Onboard Carpe Diem Phinisi
Each of Carpe Diem’s four cabins offer a beautiful warm ambiance and are equipped with an ensuite bathroom, air-conditioning, desk, and ample storage space. On the main deck, guests will find a well-appointed saloon featuring a ten-seater table and library. A large outdoor space on the main deck offers unparalleled views and can also be used as an al-fresco dining area, lounge, or yoga studio.
Carpe Diem’s imaginative menu consists of fresh locally-sourced ingredients, and alcoholic beverages can be supplied on request. The sun deck is fitted with a large canopy and comfortable seating, creating an ideal spot to relax and watch the world go by. Other activities on offer include kayaking, paddleboarding, and snorkelling, as well as a variety of land excursions.
Diving on Carpe Diem Phinisi
Carpe Diem features a dive deck, shaded diving area, comfortable tenders, and rinse hoses, and is equipped with 12 sets of Mares scuba equipment which is free to use for all divers. Both DIN and Int connections are also available, as well as dive computers, torches, reef hooks, 15-litre tanks, and personal GPS locators. A relaxed schedule is offered with small dive groups, and both PADI and SSI courses can be arranged with prior agreement.
- The large open deck space in front of the deckhouse makes for an incredible yoga studio, boasting truly unparalleled views.
- Fancy some alone time? Head to the top of the deckhouse to read a book, nap, or simply relax and watch the world go by.
- If you’re a fan of seafood, be sure to let the crew know. Given the chance, they’ll happily meet up with local fishermen to grab the freshest fish you can imagine.