Laid-back luxury and personal liveaboard experiences in Indonesia’s best diving destinations
- Intimate and adventurous trips with a maximum of six guests onboard
- Kayaks, paddleboards, and snorkelling gear for use when the boat is anchored
- Teak interiors with traditional design, and plenty of room to relax
- Voyages in some of Indonesia’s most remote areas, known for marine their marine wildlife and uncrowded dive sites
Cruising Indonesia’s most stunning locations since 2011, Wellenreng is one of the country’s best-established operators when it comes to small group expeditions and intimate adventures. This traditional sailing phinisi offers a wide variety of itineraries and cruises packed with unique experiences - above and below the waterline. Divers of all skill and comfort levels can make the most of their time, enjoying top-notch facilities and as much hands-on guiding and assistance as they prefer. And, Wellenreng’s low-key yet luxurious atmosphere with just six guests onboard is unique among multi-day safaris, creating the ideal environment to make truly cherished memories.
Number of cabins
Scheduled, private charter available
Wellenreng is a spacious and traditionally built Indonesian phinisi offering small, family-like cruises on a charter and open-cabin basis. With a maximum of six guests onboard, meaningful and personalised service is guaranteed, as are once-in-a-lifetime experiences that larger operators just can’t offer. This boat caters to divers and non-divers alike and adapts routes to guests’ wishes and local conditions, frequently diving at secret, uncrowded local spots. Take on additional daily activities with guided and unguided snorkelling, shore excursions, and wildlife watching available, in addition to kayaks and paddleboards for open use anytime you’re at anchor.
If you’re looking for a complete departure from the ordinary, this boat is your best bet. Wellenreng perfectly balances luxury and adventure, taking adventurous groups into some of Indonesia’s most remote and dynamic diving areas. This vessel also welcomes kids and families onboard its private charters, offering perks such as babysitters, kid-friendly food, and a crew who always enjoy entertaining. No matter which itinerary or custom experience you book, you can expect a warm, familiar atmosphere, plenty of individual room, and modern equipment - ideal for cosy, unforgettable cruises around the Indonesian archipelago.
Wellenreng is a stunning wooden-hulled phinisi designed using specially selected teak throughout its beautiful interior. Just six guests call this vessel home, making for a surprisingly spacious setting - complete with all the comforts of a small boutique hotel at sea. You’ll enjoy year-round outdoor dining with a panoramic view, and delicious chef-prepared meals featuring an exotic blend of Asian and International dishes. Guests can also choose from a small selection of wine, beer, and cocktails once they’re done diving for the day, as well as free-flow hot and cold drinks, and all-day snacks. The salon is ideal for playing games, working on camera equipment, or just getting to know your fellow guests. For spectacular views, sun tanning or sunset cocktails, head to the observation deck.
Diving from Wellenreng
Divers and underwater photographers of all skill and comfort levels will be perfectly looked after aboard this vessel. The Wellenreng is equipped with well-maintained rental gear, including computers, GPS beacons,15-litre tanks, and nitrox. A large ten-seater fibre-glass tender provides plenty of space and comfortable transfers to and from dive sites. Personal storage boxes are provided, as are dedicated rinse tanks and an air gun for cameras. The Wellenreng crew are happy to carry and wash guests’ equipment, offer additional support to photographers and videographers, and provide private guiding on request.
- Pack comfortable walking shoes, lightweight clothing, and plenty of sun protection for your shore excursions.
- Bring all the essentials from home on this trip - Wellenreng cruises in some of Indonesia’s most remote areas where shops are non-existent.
- This is one of Indonesia’s very best options for chartered voyages, with custom itineraries to suit every guest.
- Don’t forget to bring a bit of cash for onboard extras like nitrox, rental gear, gratuities, and drinks from the bar.