Grand Indonesian schooner boasting uncompromising standards and unparalleled facilities
- Spacious 58-metre vessel, with multiple lounge areas to relax in
- One of the largest master suites available, with panoramic views and Jacuzzi
- Enjoy easy diving with exceptional facilities including camera room and tenders
- Stunning interior styling by bali-based designer Bruno Helgen
The breathtaking ‘Goddess of the archipelago’, Dewi Nusantara was custom-built to deliver unparalleled space and comfort and set new standards within the liveaboard dive industry. Experience the romance of a bygone era aboard this elegant three-masted schooner, while enjoying seamless underwater exploration thanks to modern, state-of-the-art dive facilities. And, above all, indulge in exquisite luxury in some of the most faraway corners of the Indonesian Archipelago.
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Scheduled, private charter available
Launched in 2008, Dewi Nusantara set new standards within the industry - raising the bar for comfort, design, space, service, and safety. The 57-metre ‘Goddess of the archipelago’ was purposefully designed to deliver maximum comfort during long periods at sea, and unparalleled space to spread out during your voyage. In fact, this vessel boasts one of the largest master suites of all liveaboard dive vessels, with panoramic ocean views, Jacuzzi, and lounge. And, the elegant style throughout Dewi Nusantara is second to none, with all interiors meticulously realised by Bali-based designer Bruno Helgen.
With 21 years of continuous operations behind them, Dewi Nusantara’s team is always ready to provide expert local knowledge and round-the-clock high-standards of service - no matter your desires. The vessel explores remote and iconic Indonesian regions such as West Papua, Banda Sea and Halmahera, with each adventurous itinerary generally lasting 11 nights. Luckily, Dewi Nusantara is as close to a five star experience as is possible in these faraway corners of the Indonesian Archipelago, allowing guests to truly make the most of this ultimate adventure vacation destination.
Onboard the Dewi Nusantara
Dewi Nusantara is a beautiful three-masted schooner offering ultimate luxury on remote voyages throughout Indonesia. This 57-metre vessel accommodates up to 18 guests in eight staterooms and one sumptuous master suite, equipped with a king bed, lounge area, and a Jacuzzi with 180° ocean views. Dewi Nusantara’s huge lounge and dining facilities resemble that of a fine restaurant, serving International food with a local flair, and a complimentary glass of wine with dinner. For warmer tropical evenings, this vessel also features an extensive alfresco dining area. Guests on board can find plenty of room to relax, with a spacious sun deck full of loungers and two inviting hammocks towards the bow.
Diving from Dewi Nusantara
Itineraries on board Dewi Nusantara offer up to four dives a day, with sites chosen based on weather, sea conditions and guest preferences. The vessel is equipped with ScubaPro rental gear, plus a range of periphery equipment, and nitrox 32% is available for certified divers. Nitrox courses can usually be arranged. Highly-experienced divemasters are on hand to guide guests throughout the region and groups are kept small for maximum enjoyment. Dewi Nusantara boasts two of the region’s most powerful tenders, where guests will find their gear ready and waiting in their allocated seat before each dive. A dedicated camera room offers multiple charging stations, camera benches, and storage space for camera gear, while purpose-built wash tanks can be found on the main deck.
- During the after-dinner briefing, our cruise director will inform you about the next day’s plans, including opportunities for either macro or wide-angle setups.
- Bring a bit of pocket cash for onboard extras like gear rental, nitrox, and gratuities, and drinks from the bar.
- The Dewi Nusantara team often film the voyage, both above and below water, creating a custom film that is available free of charge.