Ari Jaya dive boat review
The 20 meters Ari Jaya liveaboard is the first vessel of the Diving Charter Komodo fleet. The intimate dive vessel is perfect for a friend or family adventure and while take you to the best of Indonesia, the Komodo National Park!
Boat Cabins & Layout
The Ari Jaya is a smaller, yet great, Indonesian Phinisi vessel which can host a maximum of 6 guests (5 divers only). There are 4 cabins on-board which are small but all have a double sized bed. The bathrooms are shared and there are fans in each cabin.
Ari Jaya’s On-board Facilities
The Ari Jaya offers an indoor lounge and dining area, perfect to share meals with friends and family in a warm atmosphere.
The crew of 5 or 6 includes a dedicated chef. Indeed, that may be a budget charter liveaboard but food quality is not to be neglected. Other crew members are the Captain, a mecanic, a room boy and, of course, a dive guide.
On the main deck, you’ll find a large outdoor relaxation area. Indeed, the covered sun deck has plenty of mattresses laying around for divers to get together and enjoy great moments.
Scuba Diving with the Ari Jaya
The wooden hulled vessel cruised at a speed of 10 knots and features all the navigation and safety features expected. Also, the Ari Jaya is assisted in the diving operation by a tender featuring a double 40 hp Yamaha engine. Indeed, this facilitates access to some dive sites and islands excursions.
The professional dive guide on the trip will take great care of you and your friend. You’ll discover the best sites of Komodo in a unspoiled and uncrowded way. Plus, there are kayak’s on the Ari Jaya, which you can use for a little extra adventure!
Price list, according to the boat’s fleet – Diving Charter Komodo
|Divers||USD 180 / Day|
|Non Divers||USD 140 / Day|
|Dive Charter||USD 900 / Day|
|Non Dive Charter||USD 800 / Day|
Where does this liveaboard dive boat go?
Check out the fabulous places where this dive boat travels to.
Note: some destinations may not be listed below, please enquire for more details.
Diving in Indonesia will suit every diver's hopes and desires. In a land of opportunity, dive spots range from those suited to beginner divers wishing to learn in perfect easy conditions to unexplored dive sites with fierce currents for those more experienced divers looking for a challenge.
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