Abundant marine life
Crystal Clear Water
On the Halmahera & Northern Moluccas itineraries we dive some of the top sites in North Raja Ampat and cruise the Halmahera and Molucca Seas, exploring beautiful reefs and pinnacles where visibility can reach up to 40 metres, crossing the Equator along the way. Get ready to experience the wonders and diversity of the Dampier Strait, Halmahera Sea, North Moluccas and the Lembeh Strait.
Maps & Itinerary
Halmahera & Northern Moluccas Highlights: Pristine dive sites, wall drift dives, crystal clear warm & blue water, unexpected (shark) encounters, all in one; peculiar critters, schooling fish, black sand dives, big schools of barracudas.
On the day of embarkation you will be met at the local airport by a member of our team and transferred to the port to board Indo Siren. After boarding and settling into your cabin, boat introductions and safety briefings will be conducted after which you are free to assemble your equipment with help from our friendly crew, or simply relax before dinner is served.
On a typical day we offer up to 4 day dives or 3 day dives and a sunset or night dive. The diving day is scheduled as follows:
- Light Breakfast followed by a briefing and Dive 1
- Full Breakfast, relaxation period, briefing and Dive 2
- Lunch, relaxation period, briefing and Dive 3
- Snack relaxation period, briefing and Dive 4, where possible
*The itinerary and locations indicated above are an example only and subject to change depending on weather and logistics, local regulations, guests’ experience, flight schedules, and at the Captain’s discretion. Adverse weather can affect the Halmahera & Northern Moluccas itinerary which includes several overnight sailings.
Launched in April 2011, the 40m Indo Siren was built on the Indonesian island of Sulawesi and is handcrafted from ironwood and teak (traditional to the area). You will find no other diving liveaboard as beautiful in Indonesian waters, and being built by divers for divers, you can rest assured that every need has been thought of and addressed.
Welcoming a maximum of 16 guests per trip ensures that there is ample space to relax. The 8 cabins are comprised of 2 fixed doubles, 2 flexible twin/doubles and 4 fixed twins, all offering air-conditioning and private en-suite bathrooms with hot water
Master Liveaboards offers a range of services to make Halmahera & Northern Moluccas trip board even more enjoyable. Marine Park & Port fees, Rental equipment, Nitrox and courses can now be pre-booked and pre-paid at the time of booking your liveaboard. For our rebreather and technical diver guests, please send us your gas and equipment requests as early as possible.
Airport departure tax (domestic)
Airport departure tax (international)
Komodo National Park Marine Park fees
Flores – Raja Ampat Marine Park Fees
Raja Ampat Marine Park fees
Triton Bay & Raja Ampat Marine Park fees
Triton Bay & Spice Islands Marine Park Fees
The Spice Islands Marine Park Fees
Alor Archipelago Marine Park Fees
Southern Forgotten Islands Marine Park Fees
Eastern Banda Sea Marine Park Fees
Halmahera & Northern Moluccas Marine Park Fees
*Subject to change at any time.
Tea & Coffee
US$3 per can
Wine (per bottle)
Spirits (per glass)
Cocktails (per glass)
Laundry (per item)
Massage (per hour)
Massage & Scrub
Massage & Foot Reflexology
Head & Shoulder Massage
Kayaking (subject to availability)
On-board pricing is liable to change without notice. Though we try to keep documentation as up to date as possible, please be aware that, although it is unlikely, prices may be different on your cruise.
3mm Wetsuit (Shorty)
U/W Torch/Flash light
13L (100 cuft) cylinder
*Full equipment set includes: Wetsuit, BCD, Regulator, Mask, Snorkel, Boots, Fins, Weight belt, DSMB & reel only.
All equipment must be pre-booked to ensure availability and correct sizes, etc. are on board.
Oxygen per litre
Sofnolime (4.5kg tub)
US$ 65 per tub
2L or 3L rebreather cylinders set
US$ 12 per day
6 Litre (40 cuft), unrigged side-mount cylinder
US$ 10 per day
Additional 11L (80 cuft) cylinder
US$ 7 per day
PADI EANx- Nitrox
PADI Deep Diver Specialty
PADI Advanced Open Water
Other PADI Specialties
Courses are subject to availability and must be pre-booked to ensure an instructor is available.
Please note that the course prices listed above include the required manual and PADI certification card (PIC).
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