Raja Ampat Central North 9 Nights

Come and discover the fabulous, offering one of the most extraordinary diversity of fish and invertebrate species in the world.

9 nights itinerary, going through Dampier strait, Kawe, Wayag, to Batanta.
Route is subject to weather conditions and can be modified.
Best period: June to October
Raja Ampat 9 Nights trip Aurora Liveaboard itineraries


  • Day 1 Sorong

    Our staff will welcome you at the airport and you will start your experience on Aurora. From Jakarta or Makassar, flights usually arrive early in the morning. As soon as all the guests are on board, we will lift the anchor and start our trip to the island of Waigeo.

  • Days 2 to 3 Dampier Strait

    Around the strait, we will dive some famous sites, such as "Mioskon," "Blue Magic", "Sardines" and other amazing places. Prone to currents, this area is characterized by untouched corals and all kinds of schools of fish. On the surface, green islands and marvelous white sand beaches will surround us.

  • Day 4

  • Day 5 Kawe

    Kawe is one of Raja Ampat’s true gems, situated just in the Equator line, is loaded with some remarkable diving. The top sites however, are Eagle Rock, Black Rock, and Changoo

  • Days 6 to 8 Wayag

    This Idyllic landscape is known for its beautiful atolls and wonderful underwater life. A paradise on earth that’s includes narrow channels and inlets, sandy beaches, coves and lagoons surrounded by jagged
    rocks cover by leafy Vegetation. Overwhelmed location by the rich underwater environment and by breathtaking panorama views.

  • Day 9 Batanta

    Batanta is one of the four kings and dive paradise for small creatures lovers but not everything small here and encounters with the majestic manta rays are common here . Busy day, keep your eyes open !

  • Day 10 Back to Sorong

    After a nice breakfast on board, our Aurora crew will organize your transfer to the airport of Sorong, according to your flight schedules. Unfortunately our trip will arrive at an end and we have to say goodbye but we hope to see you again on board.

Dates & prices

Departures for English-speaking groups:

From To Price / pers. Boat Places Options Booking
€4,750 Liveaboard Aurora 0 / 21 21 Fully booked
€4,275 Liveaboard Aurora 3 / 18 2 Book now!
€4,275 Liveaboard Aurora 0 / 21 Fully booked

Trip code: 266


  • Pick up and drop off (before and after the cruise) from the nearest airport to Aurora
  • Accommodation in a double-bed or twin-bed cabin with en-suite bathroom, toilet and AC
  • Meals and all soft drinks on board (excluding beer, spirits, wine, espresso coffee)
  • Minimum 15 to 20 dives (including night dives), according to weather conditions and flights schedules
  • 12L Tank, belt, weights and diving guideNitrox.
  • As a service offered by Dune, Nitrox can’t be subject to any complaint or refund in case of a possible failure or malfunctioning of the compressor
  • Multilingual guides on board (French, English, Indonesian)
  • Land excursions, according to the diving cruise itinerary
  • Wifi : subject to network availibility - some areas might not be covered

Not included

  • Scuba diving courses
  • Rental diving equipment
  • Dive insurance (mandatory)
  • 15L Tank
  • Extra excursion requested
  • Beer, wine and spirits, Expresso coffee
  • Souvenirs, laundry, use of satellite phone
  • Tips on board (for crew): 15 USD minimum / person / day - to be paid in cash
  • Port fee: 250$ per trip per person


*Surcharges: Dune Aurora Liveaboard reserve the right to apply an appropriate surcharge to its prices should economic changes (such as exchange rates, fuel prices, etc) make a material difference to its pricing structure. - A minimum of 14 days’ notice will be given before such a surcharge becomes effective. - No surcharge will be applied within 28 days of departure. - If the surcharge results in an increase of 10% or more to the price of the liveaboard, dive package/dive course, then cancellation with a full refund will be allowed. Notification of the intention to cancel must be made in writing within 14 days of the notification or the surcharge.

Practical info


On board, local cuisine, vegetarian and international menus will be served.Please let us know if you have any allergy or any specific diet (Diabet,Vegetarian, vegan…)


Accommodation is based on double shared cabin .A supplement is charged for single use of a cabin.Depending on your itinerary, it might be necessary to book a night in a hotel before or after your cruise or before your domestic flights.We can take care of your hotels' bookings if needed.


Passengers are greeted at the airport by a DUNE Indonesia representative, holding a "DUNE" sign. The meeting point will generally be just outside the arrival hall after the baggage claim and customs clearance area.

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My local agent

  • Tana start living la vida loca in 2003 after become dive instructor. Since then he have not stop traveling and working in what he love more " the Ocean " . 10 years ago arrived in Indonesia following his pasion and since then, have not been able to leave this beautiful country full of underwater surprises . Hopes to still like this for long.
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10 days
9 to 18 people
From €4,750
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