For many years, the Pelagian has been regarded as one of the premier dive yachts in the South Sulawesi region.
The Pelagian yacht was recently bought by Wakatobi resort and has since been rebuilt and refreshed. Now in tip top shape she performs splendidly as a premier liveaboard in the South Sulawesi region.
Having searched the world for the healthiest reefs, the team of the Pelagian yacht have found the most beautiful corals right at home in the Wakatobi region. So, they have settled on Wakatobi Dive Resort as a base from which they can access remote and pristine dive sites.
On board this luxury yacht you'll experience a dive holiday like no other in the Wakatobi region.
The Pelagian was built at the Batservice Verft A/S Shipyard in Mandal, Norway. Her construction was to Lloyd's +100A1 yacht and +LMC classification; built to travel the world's oceans in comfort and safety. Pelagian cruises at 9 knots and she has a range of over 8,000 nautical miles! Onboard water-makers and over 20 tons of fresh water in the tanks mean that you will not need to worry about having an extra shower or rinsing the cameras one more time!
The Pelagian dive yacht offers gourmet meals, instructor-level dive guides, a chance to participate in Wakatobi's marine conservation programs and the possibility to combine a cruise with a stay in Wakatobi Dive Resort.
The team of highly-trained Balinese chefs prepare delicious, healthy meals using fresh produce. Enjoy fresh tuna sashimi, soups, barbecued fish, fresh fruits, steaks and oriental specialties. Be sure to save space for one of the decadent desserts made fresh every day by the pastry chef. Meals are generally served buffet style in the dining area. There is a beach barbeque or two during the trip. If you have special dietary needs, please let us know in advance. In the lounge, there will be complimentary instant coffee, black tea and cookies around the clock.
Along the way you will enjoy the personal service and exclusive amenities of a world-class motoryacht. The Pelagian's spacious and comfortable cabins accommodate ten divers and is one of the largest vessels for such a limited number of passengers. With an exclusive access to the diving sites within the extended Wakatobi region, Pelagian dive yacht is like a floating tropical boutique hotel with changeable vistas. All cabins have been designed for comfort and aesthetics. The salon is a very comfortable and well-equipped social hub with a large flatscreen TV that can be used to view movies, kids shows and wildlife documentaries.
Expect to see an incredible selection of macrosubjects along with stunning reefscapes.
The cruise will dive around the best reefs of Wakatobi Resort and other Wakatobi Islands (Wangi-Wangi, Kaledupa, and Binongko). Optional village tour on last day of the cruise. Enhance your stay with a visit to neighboring islands, where you can engage in walking tours of villages and open-air markets and immerse yourself in the local culture. Bring a camera, as curious children are often eager to pose for photos.
HOW TO GET THERE
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