Raja Ampat

Raja Ampat Marine Park covers a large area with more than 1500 islands listed. Therefore, a liveaboard is an ideal way to explore this fantastic destination. Here you will explore one of the last frontiers of unspoiled diving and snorkelling.

The archipelago’s pristine reefs are not only vibrant, but the region also proves to have the highest coral reef biodiversity for its size in the world. Raja Ampat holds more than 1,320 fish and 550 coral species and all that is yet to be discovered. Raja Ampat is the epicentre of global marine biodiversity and considered to have the best coral reef diving on the planet. From unusual wobbegong sharks to majestic giant mantas to tiny pygmy seahorses, Raja Ampat has it all!

Why dive Raja Ampat with Mermaid Liveaboards?

We are five stars liveaboards operator that provide affordable luxury service. Multiple Dive Travel Awards winners with friendly, experienced & professional crews. Our consistency in conducting high quality, environmentally friendly operation while at the same time supporting the local people has brought us our most significant achievement: high level of repeater guests.

There’s more than diving in Raja Ampat.

If you are snorkellers or have non-diver family members or friends and you are not sure if this will be a trip that they would enjoy, we have good news: there are many activities for you too!! 

There are plenty of excellent sites in this fabulous destination, which not only great for diving but also for snorkelling. This marine park is listed among the world’s best-snorkelling destinations.

This area is also remarkable for its stunning above water scenery. The famous natural landmark of Raja Ampat is of the mushroom-shaped limestone formations covered in dense vegetation rising out of the turquoise seas. A visit to Pianemo or Wayag viewpoints for extraordinary views and photo opportunities of these iconic natural wonders.

During our trip to Raja Ampat, we will also visit local villages on some islands and explore the beautiful lagoon by speed boat. 

Mermaid I offers 10 days trip while Mermaid II does 9 days diving & snorkelling cruise.

Prices include transfers from/to airport and all free of charge points outlined in our FAQ section, all meals & snacks, coffee, tea, hot chocolate, soft drinks and drinking water, tanks, weights, weight belts and diving with experienced Divemasters/Instructors.

Prices do not include transfers outside of the free of charge zones outlined in our FAQ section, national park/port fees, Fuel Surcharges if applicable, Nitrox fills, rental equipment, onboard courses, massages, souvenirs and alcoholic beverages

Below you will find more helpful information on how to get to Raja Ampat, best time to visit, water temperature and dive site map information. Or if you are ready to book, you can check Mermaid I & II schedule & itineraries here.

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Raja Ampat Itineraries

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