South Sea Nomads provide a selection of boat charters across the Indonesian archipelago
South Sea Nomads offers a simple and personal way to book your unforgettable boat trip in Indonesia, whether you choose to enjoy the luxury of your own boat or join a shared liveaboard we offer a range of options
Our carefully selected boats all offer something a bit different and cover a range of budgets and itineraries offering something for everyone
The Gili Islands
Based around the Gili islands all year around are 2 catamarans of the same standard and size is available for day charters only.
Viehmont is a small traditional Indonesian pinisi powered by motor rather than sail. For day trips she can cater for up to 15 people and overnight there are beds for 8 people in 2 cabins. You can enjoy a day trip, a sunset dinner cruise or you can design your own trip to meet your own needs for anywhere between 1 day and 14 nights, visiting the southern Gili islands, Lembongan, Sumbawa or Komodo depending on how much time you want to spend on board. The Viehmont is also offers a variety of options in the waters around Bali.
Viehmont is a small traditional Indonesian pinisi powered by motor rather than sail. For day trips she can cater for 15 people and overnight there are beds for 8 people in 2 cabins. You can enjoy a day trip to the island of Lembongan, a sunset dinner cruise or you can design your own trip to meet your needs for anywhere between 1 day and 14 nights, venturing to Lembongan, the southern or northern Gili islands off Lombok or if you are looking for a longer 14 night trip then you can explore as far as Komodo.
Amalia is a beautiful newly built boutique pinisi that offers a range of 3,5 and 6 night liveaboards in Komodo National Park all year round in stylish comfort.
Kira Kira offers return liveaboard trip between The Gili islands and Komodo National Park between April and October each year.
The CB is a great budget liveaboard that can be joined daily for between 1 and 13 nights perfect for even the shortest of itineraries all year around.
Busy Girl is a favourite among dive professionals in Indonesia and South East Asia, they offer fantastic trips for experienced divers who love strong currents, Busy Girl offers 5 night trips each year between April and October.
Between December and April the Kira Kira is based in Raja Ampat offering both 8 and 10 night trips into Raja Ampat National Park in comfort.
For an all year around option, the beautiful phinisi Shakti is available in Raja Ampat for private charters only.
one off trips
Some of the boats we work with offer one off trips as they travel eastern Indonesia. These trips tend to happen in March and April, and October and November each year and are great for experienced divers who are up for some exploring!
"Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines, sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.” – Mark Twain