Liveaboard Review

Pelagian is a luxury liveaboard that travels around the Wakatobi Archipelago. It gives a home-like experience with the help of the professional staff onboard. Wakatobi Resort and other Wakatobi islands are some of the best spots to visit in South East Indonesia. Guests are given exclusive amenities and unforgettable experiences from this island. The secluded and remote dive sites in Wakatobi are unlike any other place in Indonesia. There are thousands of exotic marine life creatures, sea walls, critters, and bays all in one peninsula. The professional dive guides are well-trained to know all dive spots like the back of their hands. Tourists will surely have an extraordinary experience during their holiday.

Our Overall Review


Things we like:

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    Many divers said the dive master knew the ocean like the back of his hand and always knew where to find the best marine life.
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    Some people noted that the crew and staff were always friendly and very professional.
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    The liveaboard is in pristine condition the cabins are big and there are a lot of open space on board.
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    The meals on board are 5-star quality and everyone was satisfied with what the master chef prepared.

Things we don't like:

  • check-markSome people were take back by the huge number of people diving all at once.
  • check-markMany people stated that the brief was rushed and should have been done in smaller groups.

Where to book:


Where to book:

Diving on the Pelagian liveaboard in Indonesia

Pelagian offers budget-friendly tour packages, including private charters to everyone who wishes to visit the Wakatobi Resort. This vessel is 36 meters/118.11 long with a cruising speed of ten knots per hour. It is made to travel the ocean with comfort and safety along with the professional captain. The crew members speak English, Spanish, Catalan, French, Italian, and Portuguese.

Boat Interior

This liveaboard can accommodate a total of 10 guests in its cozy, spacious cabins. There are five classy furnished rooms with air-conditioning and en-suite bathrooms. The master suite on the main deck has a king sized bed, lounge with sofa, A/V entertainment, and bedside tables. The super lux, deluxe and standard cabins are on the lower deck. Each room is comfortable and great for relaxing every after water or land expeditions.

Socialization areas include an indoor and open-air saloon with A/V entertainment and cushioned sitting. The refreshment bar serves beverages all day during the trip and guests can use the laundry service any time of the day. The sun loungers are on the sun deck, perfect for sunbathing and ocean viewing.

Enthusiast photographers can stay at the camera & photography station to edit all photographs and videos that they have captured. Guests can update their social media with the use of free Wi-Fi onboard.


The highly-trained chefs serve delectable, nutritious meals from a wide range of local and international cuisines. The pastry chef ensures to make the most delicious pastries every day. Meals are served in a buffet-style setting together with complimentary drinks and snacks in between meals. A scheduled beach barbecue party is the most awaited dining experience on this trip. We ask guests who are vegan, vegetarian or those with specific dietary requirements to add their requests on the booking form.

Boat Safety and Activities

Pelagian makes sure to give the best necessities and equipment needed for ocean explorations. Life jackets, life rafts, fire extinguishers, and other safety equipment are reachable in case of an emergency. The well-trained crew members are always vigilant to respond in any situation. Guests can reserve diving gear and snorkeling equipment upon booking.

Guest can enjoy water sport activities like kayaks and snorkeling. There is a selection of water sports available at Wakatobi Resort.


The crew members welcome guests with refreshments and snacks upon checking-in. A short briefing and introduction are given to provide guests with the safety information and the itinerary plan. The unique itinerary offers the best destinations in Wakatobi Island, that present a world-class accommodation and exclusive visit around the region. Wangi-Wangi, Binongko, Kaledupa Island hopping and tours around the village with open-air markets are the best way to experience the culture. The dive experience is different compared to other tour packages. Scuba diving in Wakatobi island is suitable all year. The best time to visit is between March and December. The busiest months are between April, May, September, and December.

For inquiries, you may call our booking agents to answer all your questions. We are always on hand to provide guests with exclusive services.

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