Dewata in Raja Ampat
Dewata Yacht is built for families and groups of friends who are keen to explore the beautiful and diverse Indonesian Archipelago. Dewata features two spacious Master Suites above the deck with large, impressive windows offering panoramic views of the stunning landscape. There is an extra cabin for two guests under the deck. The yacht can comfortably accommodate up to 6 guests and is the perfect choice for your trip to Raja Ampat. Discovering Raja Ampat and its beauty on a boat is the ultimate holiday experience. Dewata in Raja Ampat, will give you an idea what such a unique holiday experience could look like.
The luxury yacht is a tailor-built phinisi masterfully designed and skillfully crafted. Natural wood, neutral textiles and traditional Indonesian accents compliment the magnificent environment on board.
Cabins on board
With closeness and family in mind, Dewata’s stunning duel ensuite master cabins are the perfect sanctuary at sea. You have your own exclusive terrace and sun deck space where you can take time to relax and enjoy pure bliss
Raja Ampat Cruise Experience
Dewata redefines travelling on sea. A private charter in Raja Ampat on board this yacht is more than a holiday cruise, it is an exclusive and unique experience in one of the world’s last paradises.
Embarking Dewata in Sorong | Day 1
Let us whisk you away from reality to Dewata Luxury Yacht – your stunning home for the next 8 days. Your adventure will begin by cruising south towards the breathtaking Island of Misool, a true gem of Raja Ampat. Here, you will be amazed by the extraordinary marine biodiversity that is unlike anywhere else in the world. Get ready to witness some of the highest concentrations of marine life on the planet.
Witness true wonders of nature at Fiabacet’s famous dive sites, where marine life thrives in its natural habitat. The conservation efforts at this location have been incredible, and you’ll see firsthand the positive impact they’ve had on the ecosystem. Encounter the stunning population of juvenile black tip sharks at high tide and admire the lush and dramatic scenery above and below the water. Get ready to be amazed.
WAYIL & SURROUNDINGS | Day 3
Enjoy a morning hike to discover the magic of Raja Ampat from a bird’s eye view as you gaze upon the iconic heart-shaped blue lagoon and its vibrant coral reefs. Next, it’s time to grab your snorkel or kayak and set off on an adventure through the mesmerizing maze of rocks and channels at Wayil Islands. Take a plunge into the depths and explore famous dive sites such as Wedding Cake, Four Kings, and Neptune’s Fantasea. As the day comes to an end, immerse yourself in the enchanting beauty of the ocean with a mesmerizing night dive or snorkelling session.
BALBULOL & FARONDI | Day 4
A natural maze of cone-shaped rocks, towering cliffs, and secret lakes makes up the Misool North Eastern Line of Islands. At certain times of the year, you may be lucky enough to witness thousands of stingless jellyfish. Explore the region’s stunning caves which lay both above and below water. Underwater delights such as nudibranchs, mollusks, and crustaceans all live in the abundant soft coral cover. Enjoy an afternoon trip to visit one of the many intricate limestone caverns that were formerly used for traditional ceremonies before Dewata sets sail overnight to discover another yet stunning part of the archipelago.
EXPLORE PYANEMO ON DEWATA | Day 5
Wake up to the captivating beauty of Central Raja Ampat. It’s time to explore Keruo Channel and Melissa’s Garden, where you’ll witness some of the most impressive shallow coral gardens in the world. With a wide range of activities such as diving, hiking, kayaking or simply floating around in the hidden rock pools get ready to be mesmerized by the beauty of this underwater paradise!
DISCOVER DAMPIER STRAIT | Day 6
Start the day with some exceptional snorkelling or diving under the jetty at Arborek, a traditional Papuan village. Next, take a late morning break on the stunning white sandbank before indulging in the wonders of Manta Sandy cleaning station. Continue your adventure to Sawondarek Jetty – another spectacular location for snorkelling and scuba diving in the area. Schools of snappers, sweetlips, jacks, barracudas, and bumpheads await!
CAPE KRI & BIRDS OF PARADISE | Day 7
A short early morning hike means you will be one of few people on earth to witness the rare endemic Red Birds of Paradise’s mating ritual. Next up a memory-making dive or snorkel at Cape Kri surrounded by turtles, sharks, and parrotfish. Relax and take in the stunning views from the Dewata deck as you sail towards Pulau Wai, where you can explore the WW2 plane wreck or swim with the resident Manta Rays. For the thrill-seekers, venture on a hike to a hidden jungle waterfall, and end your day with a magical dinner under the stars.
SORONG & FAREWELLS FROM DEWATA | Day 8
As your amazing journey aboard the Dewata comes to a close, our crew will arrange for your seamless transfer back to your hotel or the airport. After one last delicious breakfast and bidding farewell to new friends, you’ll leave with unforgettable memories of a lifetime.
Please note, Dewata in Raja Ampat is a sample itinerary. Each cruise is different and the detailed day-to-day itinerary and sites will be tailored to suit guests’ preferences as well as weather and ocean conditions. Private Charters are more flexible in the itinerary compared to scheduled Cruises. Your Cruise Director will work with you on the detailed day-to-day planning onboard.