8-Day Luxury Cruise in Raja Ampat

Embark on an exclusive journey to the remote beauty of Raja Ampat in our classic 41m wooden yacht. A vacation in Raja Ampat offers fascinating landscapes and an extraordinary underwater paradise. Its vast national park, known for its rich marine biodiversity, offers a unique experience beyond the captivating underwater world – a haven for birdwatchers and those interested in exotic culture. Meticulously crafted for the vast archipelago, the yacht offers a relaxed yet luxurious ambiance. With an emphasis on natural tones, glass elements and contemporary Indonesian touches, she provides optimal comfort, privacy and ample space for an extraordinary voyage.

What we particularly like about this cruise

8 days/7 nights

From/to Sorong, West Papua
$ 5.360 starting from
  • Per guest in shared double cabin
  • Price in EUR/IDR on request

Daily itinerary

Duration and program may vary, depending on your travel dates and personal preferences.

Day 1: Sorong Airport – Raja Ampat
Boarding in Sorong and setting sail

Upon arrival at Sorong Airport, you are swiftly transferred to the nearby port to embark directly on your Raja Ampat cruise. Enjoy a welcome drink while the cruise director briefs you on safety precautions and the itinerary. Settle into your cabin and begin the journey north to Waigeo. A first dive or snorkel is on the program, followed by lunch on deck. During the course of the day, you will again have the opportunity to explore the underwater world further. After a hopefully colorful sunset, the first dinner under the stars rounds off this magical day.

30 minutes by car. Scuba diving and/or snorkeling included. Accommodation: On board the yacht (various cabin categories). Meals: Full board.

Have it all for yourself
A Hawksbill Turtle among corals

Day 2: Raja Ampat
Kri Peninsula

We wake up to the sound of tropical birds and enjoy a fabulous breakfast on the upper deck. We then experience Mioskon Bay, ideal for snorkeling in the mangroves or kayaking along the tranquil coastline. The Kri Peninsula boasts remarkable marine life and vibrant coral slopes, making it a prime spot for underwater exploration. We also visit the island of Mansuar, where we discover the local culture as we stroll through the village.

Scuba diving and/or snorkeling included. Accommodation: On board the yacht (various cabin categories). Meals: Full board.

Day 3: Raja Ampat
Birds of paradise and The Passage

At the break of dawn, we set out for the best opportunity to witness the elusive Red Bird of Paradise. Our cruise director guides us on a jungle hike to a bird-watching platform where we can observe these rare birds and various other species. Following breakfast, we visit the distinctive Mushroom Islands in Kabui Bay. These islands mark the gateway to a narrow water channel, where strong tidal currents create a saltwater river teeming with abundant coral and marine life.

Scuba diving and/or snorkeling included. Accommodation: On board the yacht (various cabin categories). Meals: Full board.

The islands of Piaynemo
"Cendrawasih" Red bird of paradise

Day 4: Raja Ampat
Piaynemo Island

Today we sail to the enchanting archipelago of Piaynemo, through a collection of limestone cliffs with lush vegetation. From the viewpoint on the tip of the main island, you have a magnificent view of the mushroom-shaped islands and the bright blue bay. Nearby there are some excellent snorkeling and diving spots populated by a variety of marine life, including sea turtles, majestic manta rays and schools of wild fish. Of course, there is plenty of time to explore these spots underwater.

Scuba diving and/or snorkeling included. Accommodation: On board the yacht (various cabin categories). Meals: Full board.

Day 5: Raja Ampat
Equator crossing to the iconic site of Wayag

Prepare yourself for the most breathtaking scenery of the Raja Ampat archipelago as we reach the picturesque and uninhabited Wayag Island. This collection of karst islands makes up the beauty of Raja Ampat and is the landmark of the archipelago. Wayag is an ideal destination for water sports and relaxing on the beach. Try canoeing or stand-up paddling in the calm waters surrounded by many shades of blue. There’s plenty to discover here, and whether you climb to the top of the island to enjoy the panoramic views or relax on a secluded beach, it’s a day full of experiences in a stunning setting.

Scuba diving and/or snorkeling included. Accommodation: On board the yacht (various cabin categories). Meals: Full board.

Stand-up paddling nearby the beautiful Wayag area
Iconic Wayag

Day 6: Raja Ampat
Wofoh Island

Exploring the charms of Wofoh, we anchor between two islands connected by a shallow reef, providing an idyllic spot for beach walks, paddle boarding and kayaking. Beyond the pristine beaches, Wofoh offers a mesmerizing wall of coral that plunges into the crystal blue waters, providing a stunning spectacle of marine life bustling amongst barrel sponges and a mosaic of soft and hard corals.

Scuba diving and/or snorkeling included. Accommodation: On board the yacht (various cabin categories). Meals: Full board.

Day 7: Raja Ampat
Manta rays and exploring Arborek

Today we explore the waters near Arborek Island, where the majestic manta rays gather to feed on the plankton-rich waters brought in by the tides of the Dampier Strait. We spend time diving or snorkeling and keeping an eye out for manta rays performing a wonderful underwater ballet. After a delicious lunch on board, we go ashore and explore the village of Arborek, one of only 18 small villages in Raja Ampat. In the afternoon, we set sail for Sorong, where we arrive during the night.

Scuba diving and/or snorkeling included. Accommodation: On board the yacht (various cabin categories). Meals: Full board.

Being on a yacht allows you to spend the night in quiet bays
Swim with manta rays

Day 8: Raja Ampat – Sorong Airport
Last day of the cruise

After a final breakfast on deck, prepare to disembark. It’s time to say goodbye to your dedicated crew. Your driver takes you to Sorong Airport for your onward flight or to your hotel in town.

30 minutes by car. Meals: breakfast.

The Yacht: 8-day luxury cruise

Price & Conditions

8-Day Luxury Cruise in Raja Ampat ● 8 days/7 nights ● from/to Sorong, West Papua

Join a cruise

From/to Sorong, West Papua
Starting from
$ 5.360
 per guest
  • Surcharge for single cabin +30%
  • Price in EUR/IDR on request

Charter the full yacht

From/to Sorong, West Papua
Starting from
$ 10.990
 per night
  • Maximum 14 adults
  • Price in EUR/IDR on request

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