Sailing on a boat around the Indonesian islands delivers a selection of marvellous activities, the exact specifications of which depends on the yacht and the destination.  That said, almost all the liveaboards offer snorkelling and scuba diving, plus many also run PADI or similar courses so you can learn a new skill on the trip of a lifetime!

While most of the attention focuses on the unbelievable marine life of the region, exploring Indonesia offers a wealth of incredible experiences on dry land too. Visitors love to discover remote tribes in Alor and Banda, track Komodo dragons at dawn on Rinca Island or paddleboard deserted inlets in Raja Ampat.

For further information on how to charter a boat or book a cabin and the available activities, please call Explore’s team of experts.


Scuba Diving liveaboards in Indonesia unlock the fantastic potential of the world below the waves. Cruise between islands and marvel at over 3,000 species of fish and more than 600 species of coral as well as a vast array of psychedelic macro life.


Indonesia ranks as the number one place in the world for snorkelling because of its shallow coral gardens packed with marine life as well as the excellent visibility and warm waters. A snorkelling cruise in Indonesia opens the doors to another world.


Indonesia is the ultimate surfer’s paradise where for the last 40 years, Bali has led the charge into the barrels. Today, liveaboard surfing tours are opening up less accessible destinations, all with temptingly deserted line ups.


All the classic adventures in Indonesia embrace the great outdoors because tropical jungles, surging rivers, abundant marine life, and fascinating cultures demand visitors become a part of the experience. Whether you are kayaking around the shoreline of Padar Island or trekking the jungle clad interior of Wayag, this country invites you in and always delivers.