MV Raja Manta Explorer is a large 37m long scuba diving vessel. There are 11 air conditioned guest cabins on this yacht. 8 cabins have private bathrooms and showers and 3 cabins have shared facilities. The yacht can accommodate 22 passengers and traverses the waters of Ambon, Banda Sea, Sangalaki, and Raja Ampat. The itinerary changes over the course of the year. As a result, your boarding port and de-boarding point may be on different islands. 24 hour satellite internet is available so you can easily stay in touch with family at home. Enjoy our blog article on North Sulawesi Indonesia- Part One
MV Raja Manta Explorer Diving
Rigid hull Inflatable boat tenders take you out to the scuba diving sites. So some 1500 species of fish and 600 species of coral are waiting for you, So,you might like to drop by for some photo shoots. Plan on 3 to 4 dives a day 2 dives may be the exception on the first or last day of the trip. MV Raja Manta Explorer gives you a chance to dive, walls, caves, tunnels, and muck diving. You see lots of mantas, dolphins, tunas, and balls of fish in incredible numbers. You'll see schools of barracudas and trevally as well as hammerheads, and thresher sharks. Meanwhile, harlequin shrimp, frogfish, pygmy seahorses, and nudibranchs model for photographers. The Captain and crew of the MV Raja Manta Explorer have years of experience in Indonesia including Komodo, Alor, Banda Sea and Raja Ampat.
Attractions and Activities
A partially covered sundeck is on top of the ship. So the upper deck has an outside/alfresco dining area and 2 cabins. The main deck has an indoor air-conditioned dining area. This area is ideal for enjoying one of the many meals prepared by the vessel's three top quality chefs. In addition, MV Raja Manta Explorer has a salon with a Plasma TV, DVD and media server. There are 6 cabins, and also a dedicated indoor camera room with charging stations. The enormous dive deck is equipped with individual rinse tanks. The lower deck has 3 cabins and crew quarters. The dive platform is a few easy steps away. Enjoy a warm towel, hot drink and fresh fruit after every dive.