Adventurous, intimate and bespoke Indonesian scuba diving safaris onboard a traditional phinisi
- Small group trips with charter voyages lasting up to 12 days
- Sublime customer service with a nearly 1:1 crew to guest ratio
- Traditional phinisi experience with modern comforts and facilities
- Seasonal itineraries in Raja Ampat, Komodo, and other famous areas
Nataraja is a stylish sailing vessel, perfect for exploring Indonesia's legendary scuba diving destinations. This boat offers adventurous and intimate voyages, catering to small groups of divers and non-divers for up to twelve days at sea. No detail has been overlooked - from the modern decor and delicious meals to the dive facilities including well-maintained rental equipment, two custom tenders, camera amenities, and a passionate team. Choose from a selection of itineraries in Komodo, Raja Ampat, and the epic destinations in between - with something for every diver.
Your travel concierge will help to personalise any of the itineraries below.
This classical Indonesian sailing phinisi offers an impressive selection of adventurous diving safaris, with outstanding service and facilities. Guests will enjoy this vessel’s little touches of elegance, with one master cabin, solid wood interiors and modern minimalist decor. Nataraja offers accommodations and itineraries to suit different travel preferences, and breezy, open-air common areas with plenty of room for rest and relaxation. You'll love this boat's personalised customer service style, with a high crew to guest ratio and an energetic team.
Nataraja moves with the seasons, focusing on Indonesia's most exciting diving regions, with trips lasting between a week and twelve days. Some of this boat's itineraries venture well off the tourist trail to areas like the Forgotten Islands and the Banda Sea, visited by just a few intrepid guests each year. This vessel is available for private charter, allowing up to 9 guests and children to customise their own Indonesian sailing adventure! No matter which voyage suits you best, you can expect excellent facilities for divers, a friendly and energetic crew, and the highest international standards for safety and fun.
Nataraja offers comfortable liveaboard sailing adventures for up to nine guests, in three standard, and one generous master cabin. Kick back and relax in your home away from home, equipped with everything you'll need to enjoy up to two weeks on the water and seamless round-the-clock service. This boat's open-air salon features cushioned seating, swaying hammocks, a fully-stocked bar, and a comfortable dining area. Topside, you'll find undisturbed panoramic views and plenty of space to relax in the beanbag lounge. Three delicious buffet-style meals are served each day, featuring a modern fusion of local and western dishes, plus all-day coffee, tea, and snacks.
Diving and activities
The Nataraja offers incredible seasonal itineraries throughout Indonesia, with trips focused on Komodo, the Banda Sea, the Forgotten Islands, and Raja Ampat, plus plenty of remote and lesser-known areas. You'll enjoy easy access to dive sites with no long surface swims, diving from two custom tenders. The Nataraja offers organised individual gear storage, dedicated rinse bins for cameras, and well-maintained rental equipment. Plus, you’ll have an expert international crew of highly-experienced local spotters and professional divemasters on hand to ensure day after day of fun and easy diving!