Why you should choose Ombak Putih:
A dedicated boat for snorkelers and explorers, everything is included in the price apart from tips and alcohol, Free also is the use of paddle boards, kayaks and snorkelling equipment. These trips are adventure and discovery trips to show the true Indonesia where you are not playing second fiddle to divers.

Ombak Putih means ‘White Wave’ in Indonesian and at 42 metres long and designed only for Snorkelers only she provides accommodation for up to 24 guests in 12 comfortable cabins (6 double bed cabins, 2 triple cabins (one double bed & one upper single bunk) and 4 twin bunk cabins.
The public space is divided over her two main decks, including a large salon, as well as covered and open areas, allowing plenty of room for you to spread out, relax, and enjoy as much company or solitude as you wish.
The comfortable cabins are located below decks and offer all the necessary amenities, including double beds or twin bunks, private en-suite bathrooms, lots of natural light, individually controlled air-conditioning, ample storage space, and plenty of electrical and USB outlets.

Life onboard the ship is one of pure enjoyment, with good food, top class service and fine company mixed with just the right balance of exploration and relaxation.
Whilst on board, guests are immersed in a world of barefoot fun and adventure, with air-conditioned private en-suite cabins, indoor and outdoor social hubs and dining areas, sun decks, a wide selection of Indonesian, Western and Asian cuisine, a full bar, and highly attentive service from our crew, whose smiles and friendly personalities offer an even greater insight into the Indonesian way of life.
Each cruise is led by professional, multilingual tour leaders who will escort guests in all activities both on land and at sea, answer any questions, provide in-depth daily briefings, and ultimately ensure the smooth running of every aspect of the cruise.
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Ombak Putih - schedule

Ombak Putih - prices and what's included

Prices are per person per trip and based on 2 persons sharing a cabin.
Exact pricing is available on the schedule here as prices vary dependant on the time of year, destination and the length of the trip and sometimes special offers are available.

The trip price includes:
All meals during the cruise, tea, coffee, soft drinks, mineral water,
use of snorkeling gear, stand-up paddles and sea canoes. 
European or multilingual tour guide,
Marine park fees
transfer to and from the ship in all harbors
Accompanied daily snorkeling

The trip price does not include:
Domestic airfares
fuel surcharge for certain trips
alcoholic beverages
crew gratuities as desired. (we suggest 10 US$ per guest per day or 100 US$ per trip)
Flight tickets
Wifi internet access
We highly recommend Trip and Travel Insurance on the off chance of missed or cancelled flights / lost baggage, documents, money or passport / Covid issues or any other unforeseen problems that could possibly occur.

Booking and Cancellation Terms and Conditions.
Booking deposit: 30% of your invoice total is required within 7 days of booking to confirm your booking.
Final payment of 70% is due to 90 days prior to the departure date to complete your invoice payment.
Individual bookings made less than 90 days before the departure date will be payable in full upon booking to confirm your booking.
Cancellation at any stage involves forfeit of monies already payed.
Payment can be made via bank transfer, Wise, Credit or Debit card (Visa, AMEX, Mastercard) or Apple pay at no extra charge.

Ombak Putih - cabins

Ombak Putih is 42m in length and provides luxurious accommodations for up to 24 guests in 12 cabins.

  • Ombak Putih

    Lower Deck Cabin

  • Ombak Putih

    Lower Deck Cabin

Lower Deck Double or Twin Cabin
There are 4 twin cabins and 6 double cabins and 2 triple cabins with a double bed and a single bed above all on the lower deck with portholes.
Each of the 12 cabins are equipped with individual climate control, private bathroom, plenty of space and towel refresh service and washbasin and soap toiletries in your cabin.

Ombak Putih - itineraries

Ombak Putih cruises across the archipelago all the way from Borneo to Papua in the west and east and Sumba and Maluko in the south and north, following the seasons and the winds, and staying one step ahead of the rains so as to provide optimum cruising conditions for our guests.

January to March: Raja Ampat, Sorong, Misool, Ternate, Kendari
April to September: Bali and the Lesser Sunda Islands including the Komodo Archipelago, Alor and Sumba
October to November: The Lesser Sunda Islands, Banda, Ternate and Raja Ampat
December: Papua including Raja Ampat and Triton Bay

Here is a FULL list of frequently asked questions about the trips

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The Jewels of Raja Ampat (Sorong to Sorong)
Papua's Whale Sharks and Birds of Paradise (Sorong to Kaimana)
Thru the Textiles of the Lesser Sundas (Maumere to Komodo)
A Remote Tropical Island and a Total Eclipse of the Sun
Coral Cultures and Dragons (Bitung to Komodo)
Orangutans and Dragons (Bali to Bali)
Rare Species, Remote Cultures and Remarkable Corals (Ternate to Bitung)
Whale Sharks, Corals and Dragons (Komodo to Bali)
The East Indies on a Spice Exploration (Maumere to Ambon)
The Remote Ring of Fire, East of Flores (Komodo to Maumere)