For ardent scuba enthusiasts, exploring Raja Ampat by live-aboard has many advantages; the broad range of the dive boats affords the chance to discover a myriad of underwater sites across the archipelago in a short period of time, and the companionship of passionate and like-minded guests make for an unforgettable trip.
From luxury bespoke charters to authentic traditional sailing adventures, there are dozens of options to suite a wide range of preferences and budgets.
As Raja Ampat becomes an increasingly popular destination, new operators are flocking to the area. Members of the JANGKAR liveaboard association adhere to a code of ethics governing environmentally responsibly tourism and community involvement, as well as professionalism. Visitors are strongly encouraged to investigate potential charter and boat operators before booking, and choose only reputable operators who have committed to preserving the pristine local environment.