Duyung Sailing Cruise
Land & Sea (snorkeling) and Diving Liveaboard cruise in the Komodo National Park in Indonesia
Cruise 5 to 8 days, min. 4 max. 8 divers/10 non-divers
The Duyung is a beautiful 21m wooden boat type Phinisi, built by the Bugis people in a shipyard of Tanah Beru (South Sulawesi) based on their ancestral traditions.
Mainly focused on diving cruises, she also welcomes non-divers on board. Sailing, exploring islands, leisure and local culture are also planned in the program.
She can host up to 10 passengers in an opened space, separated by wooden partitions with 3 double beds and 4 single beds, two shared shower rooms. The large shaded deck equipped with mattresses and cushions is the perfect place for relaxing between dives, reading or chatting and spending the night under the stars. At the back (stern), the upper deck is equipped with a large dining table and a sundeck, which offers an exceptional panoramic view!
Duyung is also equipped with a satellite phone and wifi when the network allows.
Cruising aboard Duyung
Renowned for its diving sites ranked among the most beautiful in the world, the Komodo National Park have an incredible variety of pelagic (dolphins, whales, dogtooth tuna, barracudas, manta rays etc..), the richness of its colorful coral reefs houses a multitude of rare species. During the cruise you will also explore amazing white sandy beaches and stunning landscapes, change of scenery guaranteed!
Open water and Advanced divers (PADI or equivalent) with a minimum of 20 dives are qualified to dive within the Komodo Park. Diving equipment, spares and compressor are on board.
Non-divers are also welcome on this cruise, most of the dive sites offer a good show from the surface with a mask and snorkel.
Also available any time on board, wake board and tow-in surfing.
Characteristics & Specifications
- Type: Motor / Sailing
- Length overall: 21 meters
- Draught: 1,8 meter
- Cruising Speed: 6 knots
- Motor: Yanmar Marine 6 cylinder 105CV
- Speedboat: 5,5 meters fiber dinghy
- Generators: 1 diesel 6 KVA and 1 gasoline 6 KVA
- Power inverter: 12/220v 2000W
- Fresh Water: 2200l