Built by South Sulawesi boat builders, the 25 metre Bulan Purnama is a traditional 2 masted sailing phinisi which was designed by an avid sailor and adventurer. Bulan Purnama is ideal for families, couples and groups who want a high-quality, good value option for island hopping and snorkelling in Indonesia.
Bulan Purnama accommodates just 8 guests in 3 cabins. The Master Cabin has 2 queen sized beds, air conditioning, a private bathroom and features 12 portholes which provide light and spectacular 270-degree views. This is the premium space onboard and it's perfect for 2 couples or a family of up to 4 who want extra space. In addition, there are 2 good sized Double Cabins, each with individual AC and portholes with shared bathroom.
The spacious indoor lounge area features a well-stocked bookcase and sufficient power points for charging phones and other equipment. This is where you'll enjoy a variety of authentic dishes created by the talented onboard chef. For further relaxation, there are large outdoor living areas where you can chill-out on day mattresses, bean bags and hammocks while enjoying the stunning surroundings and tranquil sea breeze.
Bulan Purnama offers year-round per cabin trips and private charter options in the Komodo National Park, as well as to other locations in Indonesia.
Join the Bulan Purnama for a mesmerising trip to swim in crystal clear waters with a plethora of colourful marine life and hiking for spectacular wildlife and unforgettable views. Swimming, snorkelling, trekking and island hopping are on the agenda, along with excellent food, stunning sunsets and the service of the attentive and friendly crew.
Book online or call us to secure your dates for an exclusive cruise to remember.
Choose your departure date adventure cruise | snorkelling only
Included: VAT, Airport Transfer, Hotel Transfer, Drinking Water, Tea & Coffee, Full-Board Meal Plan (All meals), Snacks, Land Excursions, Naturalist Guide, Stand Up Paddleboard, Beach Towels, Cabin Towels.
Required Extras: National Park Fees (25 USD per day), Visas and Fees.
Optional Extras: Gratuities, Alcoholic Beverages, Soft drinks.
Book now, pay later: You can easily place your booking online. We will then hold the spaces for you and you can confirm with a payment later.
* Extra fees are shown per person.
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Food & Drinks
If you have any specific dietary requirements whilst on-board your cruise, you can add this to your special requests on step 2 of the booking form. We advise limiting these requests to religious beliefs or food allergies.
The crew speaks English.
Drawings & Vessel Layouts
- Length 25m
- Beam 5.5 m
- Engines 107hp Yanmar 6 Cyl
- Max guests 8
- Number of cabins 3
- Number of bathrooms 2
- Tenders Quintrex 420 + 40HP Yamaha
- Water capacity 1750 liters
- Fuel capacity 2500 liters
Boat Navigation and Safety
Bulan Purnama Reviews
- 9.1 Superb
- 3 Verified Reviews
- Vessel 9.3
- Crew 8.7
- Food 10.0
- Activities 8.7
- Value 8.7
A very awesome boat trip
The boat trip with Bulan Purnama exceeded all our expectations. We were only two couples and five crew on this beautiful vessel so it almost felt like a private ship :-) Tinae was the most awesome cruise director and guide and knows the area very well. The crew in general was very accommodating and did their uttermost best to comfort us. Great food too, thanks again Andy, you’re a real chef! Highly recommended.
- Recommended for
- Nature, crew, tranquility
- Recommended for
- Snorkeling with mantas, Komodo dragons, Varity of the Islands visit
Best Trip of My Life!
My wife and I had an amazing trip with the crew of the Bulan Purnama! We originally feared for the worst due to a forecast of rain the entire time we were on the boat. Magically out to sea the clouds disappeared and we had the most beautiful sailing trip around Komodo National Park. We found many islands to trek to the top of and the best coral reefs I have ever seen! There were manta rays, sea turtles, and all kinds of beautiful sea creatures. The food provided on board was excellent and has not been matched by any restaurant or warung throughout our whole Indonesian trip. Andi was incredibly accommodating in the menu and took our request for more chilies with a smile. The crew were extremely helpful and knowledgeable of the area, the weather patterns, the sea, and where to find the mantas which was very lucky on our trip! I can’t recommend the trip highly enough.
- Recommended for
- Food Snorkeling Relaxing