Banda Sea

The Banda Sea is all around the Maluku Islands of Indonesia, she is connected directly to the Pacific Ocean but surrounded by hundreds of islands, her situation in Indonesia is similar to Halmahera’s Sea and Ceram Sea. The dimension of the Banda Sea is about 1000 km east to west and about 500 km north to south. The islands located in the middle of the Banda Sea, including Banda Neira, Gungung Api, Manuk and Lucipara are only accessible by liveaboard diving. We offer different possibilities in terms of itinerary and cruise length from 8 to 12 nights from and to different location.

We give you the opportunity to dive these remote locations in November and April only. As most of Indonesian Diving Liveaboard will cross the Banda Sea between Komodo and Raja Ampat diving seasons. These trips offer a perfect combination of walls and pinnacles, coral gardens and muck diving with the chance to explore new sites and find new creatures. East areas also reveals some special GPS point with school of hammerhead sharks. Itinerary are point to point including : Maumere, Alor, Saumalaki, Ambon, Yamdena and Sorong.

Recommended Diving Liveaboards

Damai 1

From 455 USD/Day
Damai is a Luxury and high demanded diving liveaboard, with a length of 41m and a perfect conception for divers, this is a dream became true for divers and build by divers. You really need to (...)

Damai 2

From 448 USD/Day
Damai II is a sister boat of Damai I, a professional dive liveaboard that offers liveaboard trips to Raja Ampat, Komodo, Banda Sea, Cendrawasih Bay etc. It can accommodates max. 14 guests on (...)

Indo Siren

From 389 USD/Day
The Siren fleet's flagship vessel in Indonesian waters, the Indo Siren runs exclusive diving excursions throughout the year for the best liveaboard diving in Indonesia. Indo Siren is a (...)

Dewi Nusantara

From 450 USD/Day
Dewi Nusantara specializes in taking divers on unforgettable 12 day cruises to Raja Ampat, Komodo National Park or Cenderawasih Bay and Wakatobi, offering guests some of the largest cabins and (...)


From 266 USD/Day
MV Ambai, built in Sulawesi, started operation in May 2012. It can receive up to 16 divers in absolute comfort. Its design is however especially conceived as a dive cruise boat. He will bring you (...)


From 216 USD/Day
Ondina is a beautiful wooden schooner, running by a professional team from Spain, it offers dive liveaboard trips in Komodo, Raja Ampat, and Banda Sea area, it can host max. 16 guests. Liveaboard (...)

Sea Safari 6

From 367 USD/Day
Sea Safari VI is a professional dive liveaboard running by SeaSafari Fleet, it offers liveaboard trip in Komodo, Banda Sea and Raja Ampart area, it can host max. 20 guests per trip. Liveaboard (...)

Indo Aggressor

From 290 USD/Day
Indo Aggressor (formerly knows as Komodo Dancer) is a is a traditionally-crafted, double-mast, wooden motor sailor stretching 30 Meters with a width of 9 meters and a professional dive yacht (...)

Other Choices

Mermaid 1

From 270 USD/Day
Mermaid I is a professional dive yacht running by Mermaid Fleet, it offers deluxe dive liveaboard trips in Komodo, Raja Ampat, Banda Sea area, it can accommodates only 15 guests on board. .This (...)

Mermaid 2

From 300 USD/Day
Mermaid II is a professional dive yacht running by Mermaid Fleet, it offers deluxe dive liveaboard trips in Komodo, Raja Ampat, Banda Sea area, it can accommodates up to 18 guests. Mermaid Diving (...)


From 275 USD/Day
Aurora is a beautiful middle budget traditional and schooner, It offers liveaboard trips in Alor, Maluku, Banda Sea, Komodo, Raja Ampat area, it can accommodates only 15 guests on board. (...)

Raja Manta

From 224 USD/Day
Raja Manta is a professional dive vessel running by a trusted diving company, it offers dive liveaboard trips in Indonesia, Tioman, as well as Anambas Island. It can host up to 24 or 28 guests (...)

Raja Ampat Aggressor

From 349 USD/Day
Raja Ampat Aggressor (formerly Ocean Rover) is a professional dive yacht running by Aggressor Fleet, it offers dive liveaboard trips in Raja Ampat, Cenderawasih Bay, Triton Bay and Banda Sea, it (...)

Seven Seas

From 396 USD/Day
Designed and built by professionals with many years of diving experience in the Indonesian archipelago, Seven Seas is the Liveaboard choice for guests looking for that unforgettable diving (...)


From 437 USD/Day
Manta Mae is a super yacht which open up limitless possibilities to go anywhere in Indonesia that you desire. It can host 6-8 guests per trip. Liveaboard Manta Mae is a 30.35 meter long, 6.67 (...)