Raja Ampat

HARLEQUIN SHRIMPS!

Blessed with lots and lots Manta Rays we almost forgot about all the critters we found on this trip – beautiful Nudibranchs, rare Pipefish and a stunning pair of Harlequin Shrimps, a rare find in this part of the world!Busy …

BIG BLUE CAVES!

On this trip we decided to spend our time in the northern part of Raja Ampat, giving us a chance to go to the scenic Wayag, the beautiful caves of Uranie, a plane wreck from the second world war as …

BEST VIEW IN THE WORLD!

Weather was good, so we decided to head up far north to the extremely scenic Wayag area. This got to be one of the absolute best views in the world! A bit of a climb to get to the top, …

MANTA IN ACTION!

Wonderful diving across the board this trip! Good conditions, and plenty to see, big and small. Being the Christmas trip, finding the rare and elusive Santa Claus Pygmy Seahorse was an absolute must. We managed to find a whole bunch …

WOBBEGONG BONANZA!

  Most of our guests here in Raja Ampat have never seen a Wobbegong Shark before, and finding one was one of the objectives of this trip. Let’s say we kind of managed, seeing these members of the Carpet Shark …

GET INTO THE GROOVE!!

  Since diving in the blue-water mangroves of Raja Ampat is such a unique experience, the only way I can think of describing it would be like swimming in the 3-D version of the Avatar movie. Completely surrealistic, and very …

JUST ANOTHER DAY AT THE OFFICE

We had an absolutely wonderful day up in the far north of Raja Ampat this trip! Sun was shining, water was crystal clear and we got a stunning view of the trade mark limestone islets climbing up one of them. …

THOUSANDS of BARRACUDAS!

This trip we went from Raja Ampat all the way through Halmahera to Lembeh Strait in North Sulawesi, and we dived places not many people will ever get the chance to do. After a great start in Raja Ampat, with …

BLUE MAGIC!

One of the most famous divesites in Raja Ampat is called Blue Magic, known for lots of pelagic action. Grey Reef Sharks, Tunas, massive schools of Jackfish, Manta Rays and vicious-looking Barracudas. However, this time the magic was of an …

MANTAS MANTAS MANTAS!!

These massive Elasmobranchs were all over the place this trip! We had great Manta action in both the south and the north of Raja Ampat, keeping everybody onboard very happy indeed! Got them feeding, being cleaned or just fooling around …