Gaya Baru Indah, Indonesia

  • from $ 236 / day
  • Free Nitrox Flexible Booking

The KLM Gaya Baru Indah is a traditional sailing phinisi offering liveaboard diving around Indonesia's 'Bird's Head Seascape' which includes Raja Ampat and Cenderawasih Bay. She typically only takes 8 guests per cruise, meaning a more personalized and intimate service. There are 4 cabins available; two double, 1 twin and 1 quad cabin, each with air-conditioning, fan and reading light. There are 3 shared bathrooms on the upper-deck with freshwater showers, shampoo, soap and toilet. There is ample room to relax and enjoy the stunning surroundings aboard the Gaya Baru Indah liveaboard. During the day awnings are set up to provide shade from the hot tropical sun, and in the evening they are drawn back to make way for stargazing. Three delicious meals per day plus plenty of snacks are prepared with a mix of Indonesian and western cuisine.

Itineraries are 7 or 10-days long, with night dives being offered throughout the trip. Dive groups are kept small with no more than 4 divers per guide, so make sure everyone gets the most out of every dive. Raja Ampat is quickly becoming known as one of the best places on earth to dive due to the extreme bio-diversity it offers. Cenderawasih, not yet as well-known as Raja Ampat offers diving just as special, with the chance of seeing rays, sharks, colorful coral reefs and large schools of tropical fish, and the highlight of the cruise - whale sharks. The shaded dive deck has ample space for individual gear storage and rinse tanks, and nitrox is included complimentary for those certified.

The Gaya Baru Indah is a fantastic budget option for a dive liveaboard to Raja Ampat and beyond. To reserve your space call us or book online today.

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Included: VAT, Environment Tax, Fuel Surcharge, Port Fees, Drinking Water, Tea & Coffee, Welcome Cocktails, Beach BBQ, Full-Board Meal Plan (All meals), Snacks, Diving Package, Nitrox, Land Excursions, Snorkel Gear, Beach Towels, Cabin Towels, Complimentary Toiletries, Deck Towels.

Required Extras: National Park Fees (1,000,000 IDR per trip).

Optional Extras: Gratuities, Airport Transfer (50 USD per trip), Hotel Transfer, Alcoholic Beverages, Soft drinks, Nitrox Course, Rental Gear.

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

  • Library
  • Aircon Cabins
  • Indoor Saloon
  • Custom built for diving
  • Charging stations
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Seaview Cabins
  • Separate Rinse for u/w Camera
  • Dedicated Local & International Crew
  • Nearly 1:1 Crew-to-Guest Ratio
  • Leisure Deck
  • Observation Deck
  • Available for Charter

Food & Drinks

  • Western Food
  • Local Food
  • Vegetarian Options
  • Beer available
  • Snacks All Day
  • Set Menu Dinner
  • Fine Cuisine

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.


  • DIN Adaptors
  • Nitrox available
  • Rinse Hoses
  • Dive deck
  • Tenders for diving
  • Shaded Diving Area
  • Free Nitrox

The crew speaks English, German, Indonesian, and Korean.

Gear Rental

There is diving gear available on this boat. Please provide your rental needs on the booking form. See below for further details on inclusions and pricing. Show prices.

Drawings & Vessel Layouts

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Boat Specifications

  • Year built 2013
  • Year renovated 2021
  • Length 27m
  • Deck area 23m
  • Beam 5.3m
  • Top speed 8 knots
  • Cruising speed 7 knots
  • Engines 1
  • Max guests 8
  • Number of cabins 4
  • Number of bathrooms 3
  • Tenders 2
  • Water capacity 5000 liter/day
  • Fuel capacity 3500 liter
  • Freshwater maker yes

Boat Navigation and Safety

  • Radar
  • Depth Sounder
  • GPS
  • Radio VHF/DSC/SSB
  • E.P.I.R.B. Distress System
  • Emergency Rafts
  • Life Vests
  • Fire Alarm & Fire Extinguishers
  • Oxygen
  • First Aid Kits
  • Bilge pump alarm
  • Search light
  • Crew trained in first aid
  • Emergency flares
Origin: US