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This 28 metre steel motor yacht offers comprehensive nine night itineraries covering Bali – Komodo, Raja Ampat and more.

The M/V Mermaid I comfortably accommodates 15 guests in a variety of cabins, all have en-suite bathrooms, a fridge, TV and modern amenities for a comfortable journey of discovery. The five deluxe (one single) and master state cabins all offer panoramic sea views; the two budget cabins are below deck.The boat features a large dive platform at the stern, with two exit ladders and plenty of space and facilities for cameras. The restaurant offers Asian and European cuisine. Take time to relax between dives in the comfortable saloon or up on deck where there are shaded areas available.

Up to 28 dives are offered on the Komodo itinerary and 30 in Raja Ampat. The experienced and professional dive crew cater for divers of all levels of certification and their objective of offering you the best, the itinerary is subject to a few changes when necessary. 

Mermaid Liveaboards offer a Biodiversity Special itinerary twice a year as the boats relocate from one location to the other each season. Up to 51 dives are offered on these extended trips which operate from Maumere to Sorong (or in reverse) and include fantastic diving locations in Alor, the Banda Sea and Raja Ampat. Book your spot on one of these sought after 15 night trips for a magical experience diving remote untouched reefs in Indonesia. Expect anything and everything from manta ray encounters to the smallest of critters residing on huge gorgonians, massive schools of fish, sea snakes, wall dives, swim-throughs, pinnacles, colourful shallow reefs, warm dives, cooler dives and some topside adventure. 

Dive Computers are mandatory. Equipment rental is available on board. Mermaid Liveaboards are an Aqua Lung Partner Centre. Nitrox is available

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Key info

  • Departures: View all departure dates
  • Length: 28 metres
  • Maximum guests: 15
  • Nitrox available
  • Photo facilities available
  • Suitable for:
    • Intermediate
    • Advanced
  • Ideal for:
    • Groups
    • Singles


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Dive trips

This liveaboard is featured in the following itineraries:

Komodo Liveaboard

One of Indonesia's most iconic and exciting diving areas, the vast Komodo National Park is best dived by liveaboard to fully appreciate the area's riches, which include critters, sharks, manta rays, napoleon wrasse and turtles.

  • When to go: Apr-Nov
  • Duration inc. flights: 11 days
  • Price inc. flights: From £2,895 pp
  • Trip type: Liveaboard trip

Raja Ampat Liveaboard

Exclusive departures in 2018 & 2019

Join a liveaboard adventure in Raja Ampat, the most bio-diverse marine region on earth! Choose from a variety of vessels and itineraries to discover majestic islands with sharks, manta rays, turtles and enormous schools of fish.

  • When to go: Nov-Apr
  • Duration inc. flights: 12 to 18 days
  • Price inc. flights: From £4,095 pp
  • Trip type: Liveaboard trip