March 23 – 30, 2021

Diving Raja Ampat is a lifechanging experience!  It is the best year-round diving destination in the Indian Ocean. Who doesn’t like to see Manta Rays, fish tornados, and sharks? Top it with some of the most beautiful, vibrant reefs in the world where you can find small colorful creatures hiding among the corals, like the Ghost Pipefish and tiny Flatworms and you won’t want to get out of the warm, clear water!

The meaning of ‘Raja Ampat’ is the ‘4 kings’. The area is located in the West Papua province of eastern Indonesia. The ‘4 kings’ are the islands of Misool, Batanta, Waigeo, and Salawati but the area is made out of hundreds of islands. Raja Ampat is quite remote and offers some of the best and most pristine sceneries above and under the water.

Join us on March 23 – 30, 2021 on an EPIC 8-night UW photo trip aboard the Emperor Harmoni Liveaboard – the newest member of the Emperor fleet! The Emperor Harmoni only begins service in October 2020!

Underwater photo pro Adam Beard will be leading the trip and will be offering an UW photo workshop on board for those who are interested. Up until last year, Adam has been serving as the cruise director for the M/V Taka liveaboard. He founded NGO’s at conservation-oriented resorts, his photography has been published in magazines, documentary movies, (Chasing Coral) and publications, such as World Scientific Publishing – ‘Island Life’.

Early Bird Special  – $150 USD Discount!


To reserve your spot Click Here!


  • March 23 – 30, 2021

  • $5300 USD Lower deck stateroom.
  • $5565 USD Upper deck stateroom.
  • Early Bird Special$150 discount on both accommodation types.
  • Price based on double occupancy. (Single occupancy fee available per request)
1 night accommodation in Jakarta.
Flight from Jakarta to Sorong.
7 night liveaboard departing from Waisai, returning to Sorong.
speedboat ferry from Sorong to Waisai.
3 meals daily, snacks, coffee/tea, water, 1 glas of wine with dinner.
3 dives daily (all diving from 2 large Zodiacs).
Port fees & Nat’l Park fees.
All Round-trip transfers.
Photography workshop for those interested.
Interntional Airfare.
Dive equipment.
Alcoholic beverages and soda.
Payment Details
  •  $1000 USD – Required upon booking to secure your spot.
  •  $1500 USD – By July 5, 2020
  • The full balance is due by October 5, 2020.




Monday - Tuesday

  • Flight to Jakarta.
  • Transfer from the airport to the hotel
  • 1-night accommodation in Jakarta.

Tuesday - Tuesday

  • Flight from Jakarta to Sorong.
  • Speedboat ferry from Sorong to Waisai.
  • Boarding the Emperor Harmoni.
  • 7 nights onboard.
  • 3 incredible dives a day.
  • Includes all meals and drinks.
  • Including tanks and weight.
  • Personal UW photography guidance during the trip is offered to those interested – including 3 lessons and personal assistance.

Tuesday: Departure

  • Check out from the vessel – Emperor Harmoni.
  • Transfer from the port to the airport in Sorong.

Emperor Harmoni has been designed and built taking into consideration Indonesia’s unique and diverse conditions; harnessing the Emperor Indonesia team’s extensive experience in liveaboard and charter vessels to meet the very highest standards and expectations.

Built of Sulawesi Ironwood and offering a truly new experience to liveaboard holidays, experience a true sense of sailing the Indonesian seas in freedom, style, comfort and confidence with her two engines. Itineraries include Komodo, Raja Ampat and Banda Sea.

Emperor Harmoni’s three decks have six guest cabins on the lower deck and four on the upper. The main deck features a spacious restaurant, lounge area with a 49″ HD flat screen, digital movie and music library, board games, bar and a camera suite.

Enjoy spacious diving and relaxation areas or relax with a massage on deck; whatever your choice, she’s sure to bring harmony and joy.

Manta ray Raja Amapt
Manta ray and fish Raja Ampat
Fish and diver Raja Ampat
Black manta ray Raja Ampat
Liveaboard Raja Ampat
Manta ray and diver Raja Amapat
©Luke Atkinson
underwater photography trip Raja Ampat
©Luke Atkinson
©Luke Atkinson
Corals Raja Ampat
School of fish Raja Ampat
Dive trip Raja Ampat
underwater photography Raja Ampat
Sunset Raja Ampat
Coral and fish
Scuba diving Raja Ampat

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