Bio Diversity

A MAGNIFICENT JOURNEY FROM RAJA AMPAT TO AMBON…

Raja Ampat – Banda Sea – Ambon March 17- 28, 2017 Mermaid I goes on another biodiversity trip across 500 nautical miles from the heart of Raja Ampat all the way to Ambon considered one of the best macro destinations …

SOMETHING FOR EVERYONE

Mermaid II Raja Ampat – Banda Sea – Ambon Cruise Feb 14-25, 2017 It’s that time of year again where Mermaid II pulls anchor and embarks on one of it’s famous Biodiversity Specials where we dive our way from Raja …

THE RETURN TO RATJA AMPAT FROM SULAWESI SEA

Mermaid I Lembeh-Halmahera-Raja Ampat Diving Cruise February 03-14,2017 Mermaid1 returns to Raja Ampat through an unforgettable diving experience across over 500 nautical miles from Lembeh to Halmahera. Starting the trip from the straits of Lembeh where everything was about macro, …

RATJA AMPAT – HALMAHERA – LEMBEH STRAITS

Mermaid I Raja Ampat-Halmahera-Lembeh Diving Cruise Jan 22- Feb 02, 2017 Mermaid1 goes to an extraordinary journey from Raja Ampat all the way to Lembeh Straits with an outstanding Barracuda stopover in Halmahera! Oceanic Manta rays, schools of Jacks and …

WHERE TO START…

Mermaid II Maumere-Alor-Banda Sea-Raja Ampat Nov 16-Dec 1, 2016 Where to start, where to start, where to start. It’s difficult to write a concise summation of a sixteen day diving trip through the worlds richest oceans where every location holds …

SURPRISE IN THE SEA

Maumere-Alor-Banda Sea-Raja Ampat Scuba Diving Cruise December 5- 20, 2016 From East Flores to West Papua, 16 days diving walls, reefs, slopes, pinnacles and crossing four different seas – that’s what the crossing trip is all about. From the tiniest …

A HAMMERTIME, A HAMMERTRIP

Mermaid I Ambon-Banda-Maumere Cruise November 05-16, 2016 It is our second trip crossing the Banda Sea and reverse route from Ambon to Maumere in East Flores. Expectations are high since conditions were beyond perfect on our last trip: flat calm …

DIVING AT THE RING OF FIRE

Mermaid 1 Maumere-Alor-Banda Sea-Ambon Cruise Oct 24 – Nov 4, 2016 Eastern Indonesia and the area between Bali to Papua is also know as “The Ring of Fire”. Famous for lots of volcanic activities which have created some unique underwater …

FROM SEA SNAKES AND SCORPIONFISH

From Raja Ampat in West Papua to Maumere in East Flores: over 14 days of diving, over 1,000 nautical miles, 5 different seas. Those are just technicalities about our “Biodiversity Special” or  “Crossing Trip” but what does the reality behind …

DELECTABLE ANEMONES

Mermaid II Raja Ampat-Banda Sea-Alor-Maumere Apr 18 to May 03, 2016   While on our most epic crossing trip, where Mermaid II sails from the notorious Raja Ampat though the Banda Sea and into Flores’s east coast port Maumere, we …