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Join the MV Tarata for year-round dive liveaboard cruises in Komodo National Park. Trips are 6 or 7-nights long and depart from and return to Labuan Bajo. Discover iconic dive sites such as Current City, Manta Point, Yellow Wall of Texas and Manta Alley to name a few. Itineraries also include a stop off at Rinca to see the Komodo Dragon. Dive facilities on the M/V Tarata include camera set up and charging station, individual gear kit-up stations and fresh water showers on the dive deck.
Topside the MV Tarata caters to just 12 guests in 6 en-suite cabins. All cabins have AV and either twin bunk beds or double beds. Social areas include the fan-cooled lounge/dining room with entertainment area where freshly prepared Indonesian and European dishes are served, and the covered sun deck which is a great place to relax and unwind after diving and enjoy the breathtaking views.
Exploring the region since 1987, the crew and guides of the MV Tarata are ready to help you start your Komodo dive liveaboard. Call us or book online today to reserve your space.
If travel restrictions are implemented by your local government or the government of the country you are travelling to due to COVID 19 (Coronavirus) which means you are unable to travel, then the following will apply:
Book with Confidence Terms:
- Free cancellation: 30 days prior departure
- Ultimate rebook date: 24 months from the original departure date
- 10% - down payment
- 90% - 29 days prior departure
Applies to all new bookings placed from 25 March to 31 May 2020 for travel between 1 May 2020 until 31 December 2021. Rebooking is subject to availability.
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Included: VAT, Airport Transfer, Drinking Water, Tea & Coffee, Beach BBQ, Full-Board Meal Plan (All meals), Snacks, Diving Package, Land Excursions, Beach Towels, Cabin Towels, Complimentary Toiletries.
Required Extras: National Park Fees (110-140 USD), Visas and Fees.
Optional Extras: Gratuities, Hotel Transfer, Local Flights, Alcoholic Beverages, Soft drinks, Nitrox, Snorkel 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.
* 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 and Indonesian.
- Length 25.5 meters
- Beam 5.5 meters
- Top speed 9 knots
- Cruising speed 8 knots
- Engines 280 HP
- Max guests 12
- Number of cabins 6
- Number of bathrooms 6
- Tenders 1 with 40 HP engine
Boat Navigation and Safety
- 10.0 Exceptional
- 1 Verified Review
- Vessel 10.0
- Crew 10.0
- Food 10.0
- Diving 10.0
- Value 10.0
Great trip, great dives, great crew
Definitely the dives on different spots, each was a wonderful experience
- Recommended for
- Dives, crew, atmosphere