• Dive trips to remote parts of the Indonesian Archipelago

    Dive trips to remote parts of the Indonesian Archipelago

  • Stay in luxury Indonesian dive resorts

    Stay in luxury Indonesian dive resorts

  • Raja Ampat liveaboard diving

    Raja Ampat liveaboard diving

The Liveaboard and Dive Specialists


Liveaboard Agency & Phinisi State of Art

Cruising Indonesia is a tour operator and offers tailor-made travel services in the most exciting destinations of the planet, as well as boat building services from which some of the most beautiful and famous Phinisi sailing yachts were born. Try the Cruising Indonesia experience.

Cruising Indonesia experience

The Cruising Indonesia Experience


Tiare Cruise the liveaboard built by Cruising Indonesia

Liveaboard: cruises for scuba divers and sea lovers

Traveling by boat in the largest archipelago in the world! Diving, snorkeling or just sailing to experience the greatest biodiversity on the planet, active volcanoes and exotic karst islands, secluded beaches and turquoise marine lagoons, there is no better place than Indonesia to explore pristine environments as the vast coral reefs of West Papua or the abyssal underwater walls of Banda Sea, remote areas without the slightest tourist structure, which can be reached and visited with maximum comfort by liveaboard only. With more than a decade of experience, Cruising Indonesia is at home in these seas, trust us to organize your liveaboard cruise, diving or non-diving.


Bespoke travels in Komodo Islands

Tailor-made travels

Cruising Indonesia offers you everything from simple trips to complex journeys! Our customized trips ranges from a simple but unforgettable stay at secluded dive resorts, to photography expeditions in areas that have little or no tourists, to meet the last tribes of Papua, attend the Pasola ritual in Sumba or the Toraja funerals in Sulawesi, or even sail along a Borneo river in search of orangutans or along the coastline to swim with whale sharks. We have organized complex scientific research trips both at sea and on land. Among our clients: NASA, journalists and operators of various magazines and TV, important research companies, prestigious adventure travel agencies, the Kuwait royal family...


State of Art of the Indonesian Phinisi Samambaia

How to build a sailing yacht in modern times

We are expert boat builders, some of the most fascinating and successful liveaboards of the Indonesian diving industry have been designed and built by us with modern techniques and attention to detail. Boat building, boat repairing, boat conversion and implementation of a new concept, new technology, new systems for your sailing yacht or brand new liveaboard, in wooden or steel.  

Cruising Indonesia is always active in the search for new techniques to improve the quality of traditional Indonesia sailing boat: the Phinisi.


Cruising Indonesia Official Website

We present the best liveaboards and top diving destinations of Indonesia on our webpages. DIVING provides information on the best dive sites in Indonesia. LIVEABOARDS presents a selection of yachts and boats specialized on cruises for scuba divers and sea lovers, seasoned on the indonesian archipelago seas. RESORT offers sea holidays at secluded Indonesian dive resorts for those divers or snorkelers who prefer to stay ashore rather than go on a liveaboard cruise. TOURS are our proposals for those who want to visit the country before or after diving, or are only interested in visiting Indonesia. We are pleased to offer you the top of international diving on the DIVE THE WORLD. If you are looking for discounts and offers for the diver on NEWS page you will surely find what you were looking for. Finally on the page ABOUT US we will tell you how we built some of the most beautiful Phinisi Liveaboard in Indonesia and how we could build yours.


Diving with whale sharks at Cenderawasih Bay in Indonesia

Our Charters

Dive Safaris Indonesia - Summer 2024 - Diving Season

Combined Dive Trips Komodo, Derawan, Sulawesi, Bali

Our dive safaris are tailor-made according your interest and budget.


Banda Sea Dive Cruise - Join the Group!

Ondina Liveaboard - October 2024

Diving trip from Dampier Strait's richest marine life and Misool's biodiversity to Pacific Ocean’s deep blue, home of Archipelago’s pelagic animals, and the ultimate eye-opener: the hammer-sharks of Banda Sea.


Whale Sharks Diving Expeditions - Indonesia 2024

Cenderawasih Bay - August 2024

Dive with the whale sharks of Cenderawasih Bay in West Papua. Next trips 06/08/24 - 18/09/2024. €6500 per person. Show your interest contacting us for further information.


Private charter on a liveaboard

Private cruises & charters

Private cruises, other than diving

Renting a boat is the ideal solution for families or groups who have different interests besides diving! Experience an unspoiled sea, visit deserted beaches, snorkel with manta rays, visit traditional villages and marine parks. With a boat to be used exclusively, you can choose the arrival and departure dates closest to your needs and define the preferred itinerary.


Diving charters on a liveaboard 

Private cruises for scuba divers

Group booking and dive charters

Sailboats dedicated to dive cruises must be booked in advance, as soon as they are reserved by customers for a regular cruise program, may no longer be available exclusively. A small deposit is sufficient to lock the boat for your vacation. Book now!


Papua Explorers Resort - Special Offer 2024

Papua Explorer Resort Special Offer 2024

Our SPECIAL OFFER 15% OFF is valid from May to September 2024!


Seven Seas Liveaboard - 20% Off in May & June 2024 Cruises

Seven Seas Liveaboard special deals

NO HIDDEN FEES: tax, park fees, harbour fees and diving included!


Kusu Island Resort

Nature lovers walking on the beach of Kusu Island Resort

Kusu Island homes a secluded resort that provide guests an amazing and unforgettable holiday experience, through excellent service, and world class diving and snorkeling alike


Cruising Indonesia | The Liveaboard & Dive Specialists

Cruising Indonesia is committed to providing you with not only a perfect diving vacation, but also the best price guaranteed. Contact us and we will organize everything you need: all the details of the reservation: your diving cruise or dive resort, your international and domestic flights, your ground services, an amazing tour extension for you...


Last minute diving deals

Find here the latest liveaboard special offers and last minute deals for 2024. Last Minute Liveaboard Deals for diving or snorkeling trips on reliable and experienced liveaboards only. Last up dated: January 2024

  • Dive Trip Deals 2024
    Dive Trip Deals 2024
    Last Minute Offers on Cruises for Scuba Divers in 2024 Take advantage of great discounts on your next diving trips!…
  • Alor 2024 Dive Cruise Deals
    Alor 2024 Dive Cruise Deals
    Special offers on liveaboard diving and snorkeling trips in Alor & Flores and other the islands in the middle of…
  • Banda Sea 2024 Dive Cruise Deals
    Banda Sea 2024 Dive Cruise Deals
    Special offers on liveaboard diving and snorkeling trips in Banda Sea, Indonesia with reliable and experienced liveaboards only! Liveaboard Diving…
  • Komodo 2024 Dive Cruise Deals
    Komodo 2024 Dive Cruise Deals
    Special offers on liveaboard diving and snorkeling trips in Komodo, Indonesia with reliable and experienced liveaboards only! Liveaboard Diving Deals…
  • Raja Ampat 2024 Dive Cruises Deals
    Raja Ampat 2024 Dive Cruises Deals
    Special offers on liveaboard diving and snorkeling trips in Raja Ampat, Indonesia, with reliable and experienced liveaboards only! Liveaboard Diving…
  • 7 Bedroom Villa with Spectacular Ocean View in Bali
    7 Bedroom Villa with Spectacular Ocean View in Bali
    7 Bedroom Absolute Beachfront - Spectacular Ocean View - Bali Villas by Cruising Indonesia An intimate private luxury beachfront villa,…
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The best diving in the world

The best scuba diving travel destinations in the world:

  • Solomon Islands
    Solomon Islands
    Hundreds of tropical islands in an intact natural environment, remote enough to stay out of the loop of diving tourism.…
  • Tubbataha Reef, Philippines
    Tubbataha Reef, Philippines
    The remoteness and imperturbability of Tubbataha Reef support the presence of large marine fauna: whales, sharks, dolphins, manta rays, turtles,…
  • Cocos Island, Costa Rica
    Cocos Island, Costa Rica
    In Cocos you go to see the pelagic, especially hammerhead sharks, but also sharks, manta rays, and huge schools of…
  • Christmas Island
    Christmas Island
    Christmas Island is a dot in the Indian Ocean surrounded by a fringing reef with ones of the most dramatically…
  • Tonga
    In Tonga you go to swim with whales, a specific population of humpback whales that travel 3,000 miles to breed…
  • Socorro, Revillagigedo Islands
    Socorro, Revillagigedo Islands
    In Socorro you go to encounter the large pelagic species of marine life: humpback whales, whales sharks, giant manta rays,…
  • Papua New Guinea, PNG
    Papua New Guinea, PNG
    Beyond the marine biodiversity divers come to PNG for unique and exotic experiences in one of the most culturally diverse…
  • Galapagos
    Galapagos islands is a top class diving destination where the abundance of sharks, whale sharks, manta rays, ocean sunfish, cetaceans,…
  • Palau Islands and Micronesia
    Palau Islands and Micronesia
    The Republic of Palau includes 200 islands lost in the Northern Pacific Ocean, 650 km southeast of the Philippines. It…

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World-class scuba diving destinations
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