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Cabins

12

Length / Width

34 m / 10 m

Year built / renovated

2003  / 2015

Rental equip.

YES ($)

Internet

NO

Nitrox

YES ($)

Highlights

  • Watch birds of paradise fly in their natural habitat, scan the horizon for spinner dolphins, visit local villages and swim with graceful whale sharks in easy currents... all in just 6 or 11 days!
  • Explore the best of diving hot spot Raja Ampat and Cendarwasih Bay; coral reefs, large pelagics, shipwrecks and muck diving galore
  • A photographer's paradise - not only are there thousands of ideal photo subjects beneath the waves, there is also a presentation and movie room onboard for checking out your shots
  • Suitable dive sites for all levels of experience, including snorkelers (top tip: bring the whole crew, non-divers are always welcome!)
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Enhanced Health Measures

Date of last update:Aug 13, 2020

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Single bookings will not be combined in a cabin with a stranger. Hand sanitizer will be placed in convenient areas through out the vessel. High touch areas will be frequently sanitized. Crew will wear PPE. Temperature checks for guests will be conducted upon boarding. Depending on the number of guests, dive and meal times can be staggered and/or all areas of the boat (dining areas, outdoor lounges/sofas, sundeck) can be utilized during meal times. Lower maximum diver limit, 5 divers, on tender boats. Crew have been trained in covid 19 precautionary measures.
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Dates & Prices

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Booking process

1. BOOKING

Once we receive your booking, we double check availability with the dive operator and reserve your spot

2. CONFIRMATION

We usually get back to you within 24 hours to confirm that your booking is final

3. 48H FREE CANCELLATION PERIOD

You then have 48 hours to take care of other travel arrangements. Your credit card will only be charged after that period

Payment & cancellation

Payment terms

  • Now: 0%
  • 48 hours after booking confirmation: 20%
  • 210 days before trip start: 50%
  • 90 days before trip start: 100%

Cancellation fee

Free cancellation for 48h after confirmation

STANDARD CANCELLATION POLICY: If you cancel within 53 days or less, you will lose 100% of your booking; 55% if you cancel between 53 and 91 days; 40% if you cancel between 98 and 187 days; 25% if you cancel more than 187 days prior to your trip departure date


SPECIAL CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) TERMSNew bookings only require a 10% deposit. If your trip needs to be rescheduled due to travel restrictions “price paid credit notes” will be issued, are transferable and can be used until the end of 2022.

Cabins

Description

The water around Raja Ampat is clear and turqouise and usually warm. Visibility is often at 20-30m. Discover some of the most fascinating dive spots - Raja Ampat, Banda Sea, Manokwari, Derawan, Ambon, Sumbawa. After an exhilarating diving day aboard the Sea Safari 8 unwind on the Sundeck or at the Bar, enjoy fresh food or rest in your State Cabin.

what you can expect

The Sea Safari 8 is 113 feet (34.35m) long and 33 feet (10m) wide. The Sea Safari 8 was built in 2003 and fully renovated in 2015. Detailed attention has gone into the design of vessel. The Sea Safari 8's goal is to offer the best in terms of underwater experience and leisure-time activities, without compromising any of the comforts, usually found in land-based hotels.

The liveaboard is a charming, traditional wooden boat, built for those who want to unveil the hidden treasures of Indonesia. The Sea Safari 8's itineraries were arranged so the dive sites can be visited at the perfect time. Moreover, it differentiates itself from other liveaboards by providing the best in personalized accommodation, services and facilities. Part of its philosophy is also that even when sailing the hidden corners of Indonesia, good food must not be forgotten, after all, an army (of Divers) marches on its stomach. After all, a relaxing meal prepared with care and style is the best way to remain full of energy for the next dive! The Sea Safari 8 sets itself apart because you can enjoy great food from a buffet that can also offer vegetarian food.

There are 5 cabin types: Lower Deck Twin bed cabin, Lower Deck Double bed cabin, Lower Deck 2 Bunk cabin, Lower Deck Bunk bed cabin and Middle Deck Double cabin. The boat is equipped with air-conditioning. Regarding entertainment and activities apart from great diving, the Sea Safari 8 offers movies, audio-video entertainment, current films and documentaries, travel guidebooks, novels and wildlife books.

The Sea Safari 8 welcomes you to both Intro Dives/Discover Scuba, Open Water Diver - get certified, Advanced Open Water, Rescue Diver certification and EFR. Its very experienced Instructors, can confidently take you to the next level of diving. Nitrox is available at an extra charge. Rental equipment and equipment cleaning service, is also available. Sea Safari 8's team also offers airport transfer (pick-up from airport and return to the aiport) and hotel pick-up (free)

The team consists of 20 people. There are 5 Dive Professionals on board, who will ensure that the guests have a great diving experience. The boat's main language is English.

HOW TO GET THERE

Please refer to logistics section of each itinerary to find detailed info on how to get there.

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Deck Plan

DIVING SERVICES

For your safety

  • Fire Alarm
  • Fire Extinguisher
  • Life Jackets
  • Life Rafts
  • Emergency Oxygen Kit
  • First Aid Kits
  • Vhf Radio
  • Enos
  • Emergency Positioning Radio Beacon

Diving gear

  • Tanks With Int (Yoke) Valves
  • Tanks With Din Valves
  • Din/Int Adapters
  • Nitrox ($)
  • Rental Equipment ($)

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Indonesian
  • Other Languages On Request

Diving Facilities

  • Fish Id And Diving Books

Boat Amenities

Amenities & services

  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • En-Suite Bathroom
  • Air-Conditioning
  • Spacious Diving Platform

Activities

  • Land Excursions

Payments

  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • Cash

Sports & Watersports

  • Snorkeling
  • Fishing

Great for families

  • Movies

Food & drink

  • Buffet
  • Alcohol
  • Vegetarian Food

Facilities

  • Lounge/Tv Area

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