|There are different sections of the greater Wakatobi area included in our itineraries as well as cruises from Wakatobi to Bima (including Komodo), Bima to Kupang (incl. Komodo) and Bima-based Komodo cruises). |
Indonesian Liveaboards The new greater Wakatobi cruises include:
* All Eastern and Southern islands: from Pulau Runduma to Pulau Moromaho
* The big reef (on the chart marked as Karang Kaledupa, but more than 50% belongs to Tomia)
* Buton diving muck diving in Pasarwajo Bay at Dongkala and possibly walls further South and North.
Sample 11 night trip
Diving on the Pelagian includes the best of the resort dive sites plus exciting channel current diving, deep overhang and wall diving offered in the great Wakatobi region. It’s a bit more adventurous setup that’s ideal for experienced divers who would like to visit dive sites further away from the resort while being pampered on the Pelagian.
Day 1 Arrival day, check dive at Table Coral City.
Day 2 Four dives leaving Tomia towards South (i.e. Waitii Teluk, Pinki’s Wall, Lintea Channel, Dusk Dive inside Channel). Anchorage inside Karang Lintea.
Day 3 Pastell, Lorenzo’s delight, Channel dive (Niko’s Channel) on Western Big Reef. Anchorage inside Karang Kaledupa. Night dive inside Channel.
Day 4 Kitt’s Channel, Western Reef two dives. Anchorage at Pintu Timur and night dive at Pintu Timur.
Day 5 Binongko Fish Wall, Cavern Wall. Cruise to anchorage inside Karang Koka. Night dive at Karang Koka.
Day 6 Diving around Karang Koka.
Day 7 Cruise to Moromaho two dives there (no anchorage possible there) and return to anchorage in Karang Koka. Night dive at Karang Koka.
Day 8 Pulau Cowo Cowo, Koromaha. Anchorage at Koromaha.
Day 9 Pulau Ndaa two dives, Treasure Chest afternoon dive (or dive small wreck east of Tomia, weather permitting). Night dive Kollosoha Beach.
Day 10 Last diving day. Mari Mabuk reef one or two dives: Roma, Rose, Coral Garden.
Day 11 Departure Day. Snorkelling at the resort in the morning.
| 10:00: Guests meet at Denpasar domestic terminal|
11:00: Depart for Wakatobi Resort, Sulawesi
13:00: Arrive and board vessel
14:00: Dive Table Coral City or Dunia Baru
17:00: Second dive in vicinity
Blade, Pastel, Roma, night dive Roma
Ndaa, Karang, Koromaha
Koromaha, Cowo, Karang Koka, night dive “1001 Nights”
Karang Koka, Binongko
Binongko, Mermaid’s, or dive close to resort, maybe Waitii Ridge
Two morning dives, house reef, Zoo. Afternoon village visit, evening resort visit and beach dinner with resort guests. Sleep on board Pelagian.
08:00: Morning flight back to Bali.
Note: This does not represent an exact itinerary, it is approximate only. Every cruise is different. Itineraries depend on current conditions, time of year, weather, currents, captain, cruise director, and guest preferences. We do our best to put you at the best sites possible every dive. Trust the crew, they know what they are doing.
On the 10 and 11 day cruise itineraries in this region we also offer two days of amazing muck diving on the coast of Buton and Muna islands. Bring your macros lenses and go wild!