Samara I, Indonesia


  • Delicious home-cooked Indonesian cuisine
  • Explore the best sites in Komodo National Park
  • Stroll along the famous Pink Beach

Join the beautiful Samara I phinisi for an unforgettable liveaboard sailing around Indonesia. Designed to accommodate just 12 guests in 5 bright and spacious cabins, she offers comfort and convenience during your adventure. Each cabin is tastefully decorated and features a private en-suite bathroom and individually controlled AC. Rooms are located on the main or upper deck, so they are bright with sea views and have either 1 queen-size bed or 1 queen plus a single bunk. There is ample multi-level deck space for lounging in peace or mingling with your fellow passengers. The front deck is perfect for taking in the scenery and enjoying the sea breeze, and the outdoor lounge is ideal for enjoying a drink and catching up on the day's events. Delicious home-cooked Indonesian cuisine is served family-style at the indoor dining table.

Cruises are 4 days long and explore the best site in Komodo National Park, departing from Labuan Bajo. Stroll along the famous Pink Beach, hike to the top of Padar for incredible views, and snorkel above colorful coral reefs among abundant marine life. The 4-day/3-night itinerary includes a free dinner set up on the beach.

Join the Samara I phinisi for a Komodo leisure cruise to remember. Book online today to reserve your space.

Choose your departure date adventure cruise | snorkelling only


Included: VAT, Airport Transfer, Hotel Transfer, Drinking Water, Soft drinks, Tea & Coffee, Full-Board Meal Plan (All meals), Snacks, Snorkel Gear, Snorkeling Guide, Stand Up Paddleboard, Beach Towels, Cabin Towels, Complimentary Toiletries.

Required Extras: National Park Fees (28 USD per day).

Optional Extras: Gratuities, Alcoholic Beverages, Beach BBQ.

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.

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Boat features

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Audio & video entertainment
  • Aircon Cabins
  • Sun Deck
  • Indoor Saloon
  • Non-Diver (Snorkeler) Friendly
  • Warm Water Showers
  • Outdoor Dining
  • Charging stations
  • En-Suite bathrooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Outside Showers
  • Family Cabins
  • Seaview Cabins
  • Rooms with Balcony
  • Naturalist Itineraries
  • Dedicated Local & International Crew
  • Leisure Deck
  • Available for Charter
  • Naturalist Guide
  • Stand Up Paddleboard

Food & Drinks

  • Western Food
  • Local Food
  • Vegetarian Options
  • Buffet style
  • Free Soft Drinks
  • Beach BBQ

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.

Languages Spoken

The crew speaks English and Indonesian.

Drawings & Vessel Layouts

#deckplan floorplan

Boat Specifications

  • Year built 2016
  • Year renovated 2018
  • Length 27 meters
  • Top speed 9 knots
  • Cruising speed 7 to 9 knots
  • Engines Mitsubishi D16 6 cylinder
  • Max guests 12
  • Number of cabins 5
  • Number of bathrooms 5
  • Tenders 1
  • Water capacity 5 Ton
  • Fuel capacity 2 Ton
  • Freshwater maker Yes

Boat Navigation and Safety

  • Depth Sounder
  • GPS
  • Radio VHF/DSC/SSB
  • E.P.I.R.B. Distress System
  • Emergency Rafts
  • Life Vests
  • Fire Alarm & Fire Extinguishers
  • Bilge pump alarm
  • Search light
  • Engine room CCTV
  • Crew trained in first aid
  • Emergency flares