Indonesia

Swimming with giant manta rays in Raja Ampat

Explore the unspoiled archipelago of Raja Ampat, in the north-east of Indonesia. Board a luxurious privatized sailing yacht and be amazed by the mind-blowing landscapes and secluded pristine beaches. ​ Dive into the turquoise blue waters to discover giant manta rays and other sea creatures that the world's most biodiverse ecosystem has to offer.​ Be one of the few privileged to experience this exclusive cruise.


11th to 14th Dec. 2020 - 20th to 23rd Feb. 2021

Singapore - Sorong (Raja Ampat, Indonesia)

Your sailing yacht: Silolona

Skillfully designed and fitted with state-of-the-art technology, your traditional, hand-built Indonesian sailboat offers you a cruise of exceptional standing. During the navigation, you will be delighted by the luxury of your tastefully decorated cabins (three suites and two bedrooms) and pampered by a crew of 17 dedicated staff. Savor the finest Asian cuisine freshly prepared by your private chef, indulge yourself with a massage and enjoy the numerous activities offered to discover the beautiful underwater world.

Your sailboat: Silolona
Your sailboat: Silolona

Your exclusive programme:

Day 1 Sailing to Raja Ampat
Sailing to Raja Ampat
  • Upon arrival at Sorong, board your private yacht to sail towards Raja Ampat archipelago, home to the richest and most bio-diverse marine life in the world.
  • Throughout the duration of the cruise, enjoy the numerous activities offered on board: snorkel or dive with your private instructor, try the wake-board, kayak, water ski or paddle.
  • Depending on the time of boarding, you may be able to dive at Cape Kri or go kayaking in the Gam mangroves.
  • Enjoy a sun-downer followed by a gourmet Asian dinner alfresco.
Day 2 Encounter with the giant oceanic manta rays
Encounter with the giant oceanic manta rays
  • After an open-air breakfast, enjoy an unforgettable encounter with the beautiful giant manta rays, swimming or diving on shallow sandy bottom.
  • Late afternoon, trek through the forest of Sawingrai village, guided by a local Papuan, to catch a glimpse of the mating rituals of the elusive Red Bird of Paradise.
  • Dine under a starry sky before sailing North-West towards the Wayag archipelago.
Day 3 Wayag archipelago
Wayag archipelago
  • Explore the Wayag lagoon by tender or kayak and discover its magical maze of limestone karsts, adorned with pitcher plants and wild orchids.
  • Trek on the karst pinnacles and climb Mt Pindito just after dawn or at sunset for a stunning panoramic view of Wayag’s bay.​
  • Enjoy the numerous nautical activities offered on board or indulge yourself with a massage.
  • Close the day with an exceptional and exclusive private gourmet dinner on a virgin beach.
Day 4 Activities on board
Activities on board
  • Continue to enjoy the services provided on board as well as the numerous activities proposed by your crew.
  • After a few hours admiring the stunning landscape, disembark in Sorong for your return flight.
  • *Note: the itinerary and activities will be fine-tuned according to the guests' profile. All itineraries are subject to weather conditions.
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