The Wakatobi archipelago is located in the remote province of South East Sulawesi where encompasses the highest coral reef biodiversity in the world with over 950 fish species which giving you the greatest opportunity to see the large variety and diversity of marine life.

The Wakatobi Islands offer crystal clear pristine waters and a rich bio-diverse underwater life. The archipelago has 25 groups of coral reefs including fringing reefs, barrier reefs and atolls. Mangrove forest, coastal forest, lowland swamp forest, riverbank vegetation, lowland rainforest and mountain rainforest cover the islands.

While diving at Wakatobi, you’ll not only see beautiful vistas or pristine coral reefs, but also abundant colourful reef fishes. Both rare and unusual cryptic "critters". And lots more undocumented species are constantly being discovered at Wakatobi.

Recommended Diving Liveaboards


From 275 USD/Day
Measuring 35 meters in length with a 7.5 meter beam, Pelagian will provide you with a secure base for your exploration of the aquatic world in Southern Sulawesi. This newly re-modeled Wakatobi (...)

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 (...)

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 (...)

Blue Manta

From 285 USD/Day
Blue Manta is a luxury liveaboard running by professional dive team - Manta Fleet, it offers dive liveaboard trips in the Komodo, Raja Ampat, Banda Sea, it can hosts 18 - 22 guests per trip. (...)

Other Choices


From 280 USD/Day
The Ilike is a traditional Indonesian liveaboard. She offers trips in Komodo, Alor, Maluku and Banda Sea, Triton Bay, Raja Ampat and Cenderawasih Bay according to the season. Liveaboard The Ilike (...)


From 354 USD/Day
Tambora is a professional dive yacht offers all luxury and amenities, it offers dive liveaboard trips all around Indonesia according to the season, it can accommodates up to 16 guests. Tambora (...)


From 360 USD/Day
Adelaar is a beautiful old Dutch Schooner which has been sailing the Komodo Archipelago for the past 17 years . It's a luxurious five star boat, to accommodate the modern traveler in Komodo (...)

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 (...)