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Wicked Diving Raja Ampat

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Jln. Sam Ratulangi No. 35, Sorong 98413, Indonesia
+62 812-3964-1143
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Great diving experience

That was our first live aboard experience. Rachel, Erica, Sahil, Yunus and the rest of the crew... read more

Reviewed 17 March 2018
GimiBucharest
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Bucharest
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Amazing diving

This is by far the best diving I ever had. The scenery is fantastic but the people at wicked diving... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2017
Asterixos
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San Francisco, California
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Described as the very heart of the world's most diverse marine life - Diving Raja Ampat is an experience like any other. The healthiest reefs found anywhere host hundreds of species of marine life and the currents passing through bring some incredible migratory visits. Wicked Diving Raja Ampat offers day trips, snorkeling trips and liveaboards throughout this vast region. As a leader in Community Based Tourism, we dedicate a percentage of our revenue, time and effort towards training, empowering and employing members of the local community. When you dive With us, you make a difference. We hope to share this amazing place with you!
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Jln. Sam Ratulangi No. 35, Sorong 98413, Indonesia
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Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

That was our first live aboard experience. Rachel, Erica, Sahil, Yunus and the rest of the crew made our vacation a memorable time. Diving in Raja Ampat is one of the best in the world. Great coral formations and marine life. We stayed 6 nights...More

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Reviewed 8 August 2017

This is by far the best diving I ever had. The scenery is fantastic but the people at wicked diving were very professional. They made sure we had a great time and they were good people to be around. The large boat also allowed for...More

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Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

When we decided to dive in Raja Ampat aboard the Jaya, we knew, because of the price, that we could not expect a first class service. Any liveaboard diving trip has specific aspects to evaluate: -The trip plan was very good, but was limited because...More

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WickedDiving, Owner at Wicked Diving Raja Ampat, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2017

Thank you for your honest and open feedback. We agree with you! There can be improvements on the Jaya. In fact, things have changed since we sold the boat. As we noted on the website and in communications to all the guests, we sold the...More

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Reviewed 2 April 2016

I just completed the 7d/6n Manta Liveaboard dive trip in Raja Ampat--what a great trip and relaxing vacation! I read several positive and negative reviews on TripAdvisor before selecting Wicked Diving...and post trip, I'm very happy with my decision and recommend ignoring the negative reviews....More

3  Thank swimjohn18
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Reviewed 30 March 2016 via mobile

I was at the correct time, transported to the Ferry Terminal. Travel to Wegio and boarded the Jaya Was introduced to the marine crew of the Jaya, then to the dive guides and safari supervisor Capacity of the boat was for 14 divers we were...More

2  Thank Stewart R
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Reviewed 9 March 2016

We had a fantastic time diving, and had a great time getting to know the crew and the other divers. It's well worth the $$ and the effort it takes to get there. Total immersion experience and a great vacation.

1  Thank silverspringlaurie
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Reviewed 20 February 2016

Me and my husband did a 7 days liveaboard in January. The guides were attentive and professional. They know the sites, they examine the environment conditions thoroughly before every dive. The equipment was reliable and clean. The crew was friendly and helpful. The food was...More

2  Thank Giedre G
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Reviewed 20 February 2016 via mobile

Stayed at the newly opened Marley Beach Resort operated by Wicked Diving for day dives in Central Raja Ampat. The diving was great, the day boat very roomy and comfortable. The boat crew were exceptionally helpful and looked after our dive and camera gear like...More

2  Thank 825Pete
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Reviewed 15 January 2016

Did a 9-day liveaboard and stayed at the newly opened resort on Waigeo - had an awesome experience and can't wait to come back again! Divemasters Nick, Jess, Fareez, and Sari were amazing - excellent divers, found tons of interesting stuff on each dive, were...More

5  Thank John S
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Reviewed 2 December 2015 via mobile

Joined a six-day liveaboard cruise out of Waisai on the Jaya. Even though the Nov/Dec time isn't ideal for diving Raja Ampat in terms of currents and visibility, the crew and the guides went out of their way to make the best of the circumstances....More

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Stewart R
13 March 2016|
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The beds are comfortable, not luxury, but comfortable. She is a sailing boat and the rocking of the boat under the stars is often enough to make everyone relax! That and a long day of diving...we certainly sleep well!
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Jansri08
4 November 2015|
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Response from WickedDiving | Property representative |
While the entire region can have challenging dives, the beast way is to deal with dive operators who will meet your needs. Our liveaboards (Wicked Diving) are certainly suitable to all levels of divers and our guides are... More
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