Raja Ampat

2019’s first trip with Mermaid I

2019’s first trip Starting a brand new year under warm and clear water… Is there a better way to begin 2019? Early dives with Oceanic Manta rays and night diving with multiple Thorny seahorses! The most awesome feeling of being …

Mermaid II, December 31, 2018 – January 8, 2019

Beautiful conditions, with clear skies and blue water, made for an excellent trip here in wonderland Raja Ampat! We had massive schools of fish on all divesites, enjoyed some of the world’s healthiest corals and also took the chance to …

Raja Ampat and its unlimited biodiversity!

Mermaid I December 13-22th, 2018 Starting a trip back-rolling into a dark cloud of Anchovies. Giant jacks and Rainbow runners blasting down the swarm from every direction! This is that mad time of the season that Silversides and young Fusiliers together …

Surrounded by fish!

Mermaid II 22 – 30 December 2018 Yes, we did see (quite a few!) majestic Manta Rays on this trip (more about that later), but the highlight dives were the ones we did in Misool (south Raja Ampat) totally surrounded …

RAJA AMPAT Mermaid 2, December 13 – 21, 2018

Mermaid II December 13-21th, 2018 This time of the year Raja Ampat, and especially Misool in the south, is absolutely full of little anchovies that almost cover the divesites. Bigger players, like Giant Trevallies and Mobula Rays, are moving in …

Returning to the land of the 4 kings, Raja Ampat!

Mermaid I December 03-12th, 2018 The World’s richest underwatert biodiversity! Over 600 small islands surrounding the four main islands of Misool, Salawati, Batanta and Waigeo. A combination of perfect landscapes and seascapes. Limestone formations, pristine reefs blanked by the softests …

BIODIVERSITY SPECIAL

Mermaid II, Diving Cruise November 2018 This very special trip took us from Maumere on Flores through Alor, the Banda Sea and the Forgotten Islands all the way up to Raja Ampat in West Papua 16 days later. We enjoyed …

Mermaid II’s Epic Crossing

Mermaid II, Diving Cruise at Raja Ampat-Banda Sea-Alor-Maumere April 26 – May 11, 2018 The crossing is undoubtedly the most amazing diving trip you could ever do in Asia, and some might argue the world. Where else can you spend …

Season Come and Season Go

Mermaid II, Diving Cruise at Raja Ampat April 16 – 24, 2018 It’s that time of year again, where the final trip for the Raja Ampat season is finished and we must make The Crossing  through the Banda Sea and …

Misool’s Unimaginable Beauty

Mermaid II, Diving Cruise at Raja Ampat April 7-15, 2018 Misool is Raja Ampat’s southern set of islands, and some might say the areas most famous and sought after. The area is characterized by karst islands which extend for hundreds …