Dewi Nusantara is the finest liveaboard, motorized wooden schooner, ideally suited for diving Indonesia. Dewi Nusantara liveaboard diving boat was built in Borneo, Indonesia in 2007 and 2008. The liveaboard has a length of 57 meters, and 12 meters at its widest point. It cruises at 9 knots per hour and offers 220 V power onboard.
Dewi Nusantara liveaboard diving boat has eight spacious staterooms and a Master and Commander suite that accommodates up to 18 adventurous divers. The suite features air conditioning, en-suite bathroom, double bed, sofa, table and chairs, and reading lights. The one master suite is the signature room Dewi Nusantara liveaboard diving boat and occupies the full width of the vessel. It provides a comprehensive view of the ocean and its 46 square meters. The master suite has one large king size bed, ample wardrobe, en-suite bathroom, and a reading table.
The eight deluxe cabins are located on the lower deck with spacious 20 square meter areas. Some of the facilities include air conditioning on the comfy rooms, one king size bed, or two single beds side by side. Each cabin has a 220 V power outlet, hot shower and reading lights.
Dewi Nusantara liveaboard diving facilities onboard include a restaurant offering both kinds of seafood and international foods, dining area, bar, laundry services, internet access, custom designed dive deck, and a camera room supplied with 220 voltage power.
Dewi Nusantara liveaboard diving boat provides three dives a day and alternating night dives. There are no dives on the day of arrival and departure time. The vessel spends a lot of her day cruising and exploring the beautiful Raja Ampat from September to February. As Dewi Nusantara liveaboard diving boat moves from one region to the other, it provides optimum diving experience in exclusive itineraries, including the Banda Sea and Triton Bay which are some of the less explored areas of the Indonesian Archipelago.
The vessel crew offers 11-night cruises at Flores and Alor, offering two and four dives daily. Dewi Nusantara liveaboard diving will visit the fabled Komodo National Park and the surrounding area in June.
Dewi Nusantara liveaboard diving is coordinated by exceptional dive masters. The dining facilities include an unlimited supply of underwater cameras, 15-liter tanks upon request. Standard tanks are 12L with DIN adaptable valves, and NITROX.
Built: Kalimantan (Borneo), Indonesia
Type: Wooden hulled schooner
Length over deck: 148 feet (47 metres)
Length over all: 180 feet (57 metres)
Beam: 37 feet (12 metres)
Draft: 12 feet (3 metres)
Total displacement: 800 tons
Propulsion: 2 x 500 hp Nissan twin turbo diesel units
Fuel capacity: 29,000 litres
Desalinator production: 2 x 5,000 litres per day
Cruising speed: 8 knots
Navigational aids: VHF, SSB, Furuno radar, twin GPS systems
Communications: Twin LW and single SW radios. Satellite telephone and internet system.
Electricity: Twin generators – 220 volts
Number of passengers: 18
Accommodation: Eight double/twin staterooms
Suites: One – The “Master Suite”
Air conditioning: To all interior areas
Number of crew: 18 sea crew and 4 dive staff
We understand that when you want to experience the wonders of the underwater world you are looking for the purest habitats that can be found anywhere, far away from the hustle of the modern world. Once you find yourself cruising on the magnificent Dewi Nusantara, somewhere out in that vast marine seascape that is eastern Indonesia, you will know that your have been upgraded from being just a tourist, to the status of explorer, so sit back and relax and let us take you on the dive liveaboard trip of a lifetime.