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Duyung Baru

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Fabulous Diving Trip

The Duyung Baru liveaboard takes just six divers in three cabins. With the co-owner and dive guide... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jill S
Amazing dive trip!

We had a great time on this live-aboard dive boat. We booked the boat out between friends (6... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Prime liveaboard in Labuan Bajo (Komodo National Park) - operating in Komodo since 1998 Small groups of max 6 guests, great food (Yani Korth) and unbelievable diving!
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Duyung Baru liveaboard takes just six divers in three cabins. With the co-owner and dive guide Vovo Korth taking a dim view of crowded dive sites, often the seven of you will be the only people in the water. Vovo's wife Yani is the...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great time on this live-aboard dive boat. We booked the boat out between friends (6 divers). The diving was stunning. Some of the best reef I have ever seen and I have dived all over the world. The dives sites were picked...More

1  Thank david F
Reviewed 6 August 2017

We had such a great time aboard the Duyung Baru! Not only was the diving excellent and exciting, but the boat was a perfect place to spend a week! Yani went above and beyond baking her famous German bread, and delicious meals every day. Vovo...More

1  Thank Jessica W
Reviewed 31 July 2017

My girlfriend and I had the best time on the Duying Bary, and we would highly recommend! Completely outstanding! The Duyung Baru boat had great accommodation - air conditioning, comfort, and on the deck, we could relax and have ample room in getting around. The...More

1  Thank Davidwazza
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Absolutely fabulous. One of the best live-a-boards that we have ever stayed on. The traditional wooden yacht is beautiful & extremely comfortable. With just three double cabins it's also very personalized. Yannie & her crew were always very attentive, friendly & knowledgable. Yannie is an...More

1  Thank Jan B
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Our experience was fantastic. Being on a boat for only 6 guests/divers has a LOT of benefits. First, the space in the cabins is way more than you'd expect. The 3 cabins are beautiful with separate toiler and shower. The mattresses are so comfy and...More

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Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

Spent a week diving awesome Komodo sites (third LOB trip to Komodo and our favorite!!). Slept like a baby, our cabin is beautifully finished and had everything you need. The bed was so comfortable, and good AC too! Yani makes delicious food--it is home-cooked healthy...More

1  Thank 853canadians
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Can't tell you how excited we were to come across the manta ray cleaning station. We'd heard about it and managed to convey the message to the crew what we were after so they made it a priority to see if we could make it...More

1  Thank UrbanDrifter
Reviewed 29 October 2016

I had the great pleasure from 10/15-23 / 2016 to join one of the owner's, Yani Korth on her Phinisi schooner, Duyung Baru (25 meters ) on a live aboard in the Komoto Island region. She and her crew of 4 gave me and 5...More

2  Thank Iamwoman1949
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Gosh, where do you start? Firstly, a look below the deck reveals a hold that is neat, well organized, and totally functional. Above,the galley and dining room are well designed. The food prepared by Yani, one of the owners is beyond exllent. Every meal is...More

2  Thank akdivebud
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Hi, Hms Hermes is in Sri Lanka - mit Indonesia unfortunately... Diving is from a speed boat which allows best dive entries in Indonesian strong currents ... Hope this helps!
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