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Raja Ampat Kayak & Live Aboard

12 Day Trip

Live Aboard in Raja Ampat’s archipelagoes

The stunning Raja Ampat archipelago becomes our paddling, snorkelling and diving playground on this much-loved live aboard trip. Travel in comfort onboard an elegant yacht built in the traditional Phinsi Indonesian design with air conditioned cabins and ensuites, perfect for a tropical kayaking trip. 

The marine biodiversity and rich coral reefs of Raja Ampat are among the finest in the world, along with incredible cays, islets, secret caves and hidden bays to discover. There is also opportunity for divers to explore the underwater world as the ship is fully equipped for scuba diving.

On our 12-day itinerary we visit the stunning Misool Island chain and paddle remote coastlines, far from any tourist trail.

Traditional villages, lush rainforest and exotic birdlife ensure unique experiences each day. Don’t miss out on this extraordinary kayaking journey.


Easy to Moderate

This trip is suitable for active paddlers of all abilities


17-28 Nov


21 Jan-01 Feb, 3-14 Feb, 10-21 Nov (full)


2024 & Jan 2025

From US$6100.00 per person

From Feb 2025

From US$6500.00 per person

Trip costs are in US dollars.

Cost depends on cabin chosen.

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Accommodation and meals aboard ship, kayak guide, all paddling equipment and certified dive master on ship. Port transfers at the beginning and end of voyage from airport or hotel. *Note: Single and double kayaks available.


Airfares, airport transfers, extensions, passport, visa, immigration fees, pre- and post-trip accommodation and transfers, alcohol and single supplements. Meals in Sorong not included. Dive package not included in the trip cost. Please advise the office on booking your trip if you’d like to scuba dive. PADI certification is required for any diving.

Day 1

Transfer from Sorong airport or hotel to ship. Depart Sorong and cruise to Misool Islands.

Day 2

Explore and kayak Wayil Island.

Day 3

Explore Segaf Island for fantastic paddling and snorkelling.

Day 4

Explore Balbulol island and surrounds.

Day 5

Kayak and explore Lenkafel island.

Days 6-8

Explore Thousand Temple islets of limestone islands.

Days 9-10

Paddle northern islands of Raja near Pef and Gam.

Day 11

Morning exploring Kabui Bay and last paddle before heading to Sorong.

Day 12

Morning arrival in Sorong. Trip concludes after breakfast.

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