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This trip started with the famous muck diving of Ambon to finish in Raja Ampat 12 days later.We encountered a lot of Sharks, starting already at the check dive with a couple of Cat Sharks. Other sightings in Ambon included … Read More


This was one of our special trips – from Raja Ampat and the Banda Sea to Ambon in the Moluccas. We enjoyed a huge variety of diving, ranging from Mangroves, Reefs, Seamounts, Walls, Volcanos, Muck and even a wreck! Those … Read More

June 2014 Komodo Special Offer

Mermaid I and Mermaid II will be back in Bali soon for their awesome Komodo season and there is plenty of space available in June for your guests ! 10% Discount off June 2014 rates* for individual guests on either … Read More


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, … Read More


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 … Read More

Australia International Dive Show

  Come and visit Mermaid Liveaboards at Australia International Dive Show (AIDE) Booth #66 at Royal Hall of Industries in Moore Park, Sydney 22 – 23 February, 2014


Starting in Maumere, Flores, this was the Biodiversity trip through Alor, Banda Sea, Raja Ampat and finally ending up in Sorong, West Papua.Banda Sea is famous for stunning walls in crystal clear waters with visibility often exceeding 40-50 meters. Tons … Read More


The highlight of this trip was no doubt the dives we did we the Mantas in south Komodo. We estimated around 30 or so of them, all busy getting cleaned, feeding at the surface or working their wing muscles in … Read More


  We always see Sharks on our Komodo Safaris, but this trip was a bit special, with really good activity across the board. Patrolling back and forth up-current, teaming up with Giant Trevallies to catch lunch or simply checking us … Read More

DIVE 2013, Birmingham UK

NEC Birmingham, Halls 9/10 Saturday 26 October 2013 – Sunday 27 October 2013 Whatever you’re looking for from your diving, you’ll find it – and some – at DIVE 2013. The UK’s biggest event for divers, the annual NEC Birmingham … Read More