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Tiger Blue

The ultimate liveaboard was launched in 2008 by PT Tiger Blue fleet. It is a modish schooner designed in traditional Indonesian style. Tiger Blue is handcrafted from teakwood and is ideal for a small group of friends or family. It offers the best diving destinations in the Indonesian Sea including Raja Ampat and Komodo as its main itinerary. Raja Ampat is famous for the diversified marine life and holds a world record for the largest number of species visible during a dive. You can explore thousands of fish breeds, sharks, manta rays, turtles and dolphins. The presence of Komodo dragons has made UNESCO declare Komodo National Park as a world heritage site.

A proper review of
Tiger Blue Liveaboard

The Overall Review

We spent 7.5 hours reading reviews from experts and divers about Tiger Blue Liveaboard.
In summary, this is what divers think:

Tiger Blue Indonesia
Tiger Blue Liveaboard
Great Liveaboard

3 reasons to dive

  • Many people were happy with the sunset hike that included a beautiful island dinner.
  • Some divers reported that the dive at Castle Rock was beautiful and they encountered many marine life.
  • Some people stated that the gourmet chef prepared delicious treats on request from the guest.

2 reasons NOT to dive

  • Some people noted that the cabins were small for sharing a cabin.
  • The engine room was noisy when the boat was going to the next destination.

Key facts

Year (re)built: 2008
Max divers 14
Internet No
Nitrox Yes (free)
Rental equip. Yes (free)
Camera station Yes
Min. logged dives No minimum
Aircon Yes


The avarage price for diving with this liveaboard is
per day.

We've calculated this price based on a 7 day stay.
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The passion behind this guide is run by passionate scuba geeks - and our liveaboard guides are no exception.

    Boby Taylor

    Liveaboard Director

    Boby has been diving and guiding on liveaboards since 2005, and love it

    Ron Simon

    Dive instructor/Liveaboard director

    Ron has been a Cruise Director on 10+ Liveaboards throughout the world and has a keen understanding...

    Torben Lonne

    PADI Instructor

    Torben is the Editor of Divein and a true water lover. 


  • Tiger Blue is a luxurious liveaboard that offers diving cruises throughout the year
  • Komodo, Banda, Rinca and Raja Ampat are the main itineraries
  • Discover around 600 species of coral (soft and hard both) and around 3000 fish species
  • The rare creature Komodo dragon can be seen in the world heritage Komodo National Park
  • Diving under the supervision of dive masters and instructors
  • Capacity to accommodate 12 guests in 5 ultra-modern cabins
  • All cabins have en-suite bathrooms, a/c, storage space, and complimentary toiletries
  • A new menu of western and local delicacies is served onboard
  • Land excursions on the beautiful island and live barbecue
  • Safety arrangements
  • Friendly and multilingual crew

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Description and details

Diving on the Tiger Blue in Indonesia

Boat Interior – a beautiful boat with a handcrafted interior

Tiger Blue is a wooden vessel that was handcrafted with dedication. The interior is built to perfection showcasing traditional Indonesian culture. There is a capacity to accommodate 12 guests in 5 lavish cabins. The lower deck cabins have king size beds which can be separated to make 2 individual beds. The family cabin has a capacity to accommodate 4 guests and is located at the front side of the boat. The cabin on the main deck gives a mesmerizing panoramic view of the ravishing beauty of the surroundings. All these cabins have en-suite bathrooms, hot/fresh water, storage areas to keep personal belongings, a/c systems, complimentary toiletries, and daily housekeeping and laundry service throughout the stay.

Deck Area

The dive deck of the splendid wooden vessel has everything that is required to have a safe diving adventure. The professional crew members of Tiger Blue are expert in their field and can manage any emergency situation. The amazing schooner has a large sun deck which has a partially shaded area. You can enjoy your time in-between dives in the fresh sea breeze and the astonishing vistas of the surroundings. There are cushioned sun lounge chairs and a wooden table for those who want to enjoy their meal in an open and fresh environment.

Food and Entertainment

Non-divers are not ignored and there are assortments of entertainment for them to have a great vacation with Tiger Blue. The ones who are traveling with families or just want to enjoy the exciting trip with a liveaboard can spend their time fishing and hiking. There are many land excursions where you can also enjoy the live barbecue done by Tiger Blue’s chef. The crew can also arrange fun-filled activities like surfing, skiing on water and kayaking. There is a new surprise daily for all the guests onboard. Every foodie has an option to select the food from western and local cuisines served in buffet style. Vegetarians and guests with food allergies or medication are also served on special requests. Snacks, hot/cold beverages, fruits and a variety of desserts are available throughout the day.

When to go

The diving season to the beautiful dive destination Komodo has no end. You can plan your dive safari adventure at any month of the year according to your feasibility. The diving and climatic conditions for Raja Ampat are best from October to April. There is always something new to explore each day, as every day on Tiger Blue is fun-filled and adventurous.

Boat features
  • Shaded diving deck
  • Camera Station
  • Audio & video entertainment
  • Air Conditioned saloon
  • Aircon Cabins
  • Sun Deck
  • Indoor Saloon
  • Non-Diver (Snorkeler) Friendly
  • Warm Water Showers
  • Outdoor Dining
  • Custom built for diving
  • Charging stations
  • En-Suite bathrooms

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