This might be your first experience traveling to the Coral Triangle.
We are happy to assist you to make your stay effortless and memorable.
To get you started our safari experts have assembled a list of frequently asked ones.
Your Passport, Credit Cards and Prescription medications are the most important items to remember. Almost everything else can be purchased in Jakarta or Bali.
Although there are no direct flights from the USA, you can transit through Tokyo, Seoul, or Singapore. Layovers are usually short-between 1-3 hours. Depending on your particular cruise itinerary, you will need to arrive in either Jakarta (CGK) or Denpasar, Bali (DPS). There are some direct flights from Europe to Jakarta.
Indonesia straddles the equator so the temperatures do not vary much during the year. Precipitation does vary between the dry season (Apr-Nov) and wet or green season (Dec-Mar).
All travelers to Indonesia must be in possession of a Passport that is valid for at least six (6) months from the date of arrival and have proof (tickets) of onward or return passage. Tourists visas for up to 30 days are granted upon arrival and are free for the US and European citizens.
Menus are custom tailored to each guest. We can provide you with almost any type of food that you desire. We can prepare a menu for any health or religious restrictions.
Yes, we do recommend having Travel Insurance. There is always the risk of delayed or missed flights or lost luggage. Any losses may possible be recovered under your plan.
Yes, our safari packages include DAN insurance coverage to assist sick or injured divers. There are two components: DAN Membership providing Worldwide Emergency Evacuation Coverage, and DAN Dive Injury Insurance, covering treatment costs associated with a diving incident.
To dive, you will need to present your PADI or equivalent dive certification card. We are equipped with 7 complete sets of dive equipment so you do not need to bring any equipment with you.
Yes, there are many areas to both snorkel and kayaking.
Both 220V and 110V with Universal sockets are available.
Yes, Sequoia is equipped with a full sized washer and dryer.
Connectivity depends on location. If Sequoia is near an inhabited island, there should be a cell tower. We provided mobile phone with Indonesian SIM Card on board for your personal use. This will allow you to tether to you computer to get e-mails or surf the Internet. We also have an Iridium if there is a need for Emergency communications.
We recommend you to discuss with your doctor before arrival to this area at least 2-3 weeks because you may need to have take some medicine to prevent it. We recommend you to use mosquito repellant which we have on board.
Yes, we have a complete standard First Aid Kit, which includes bottled Oxygen. We also have a Philips Automatic External Defibrillator
Yes, there are many activities for kids. We provide books, cinema entertainment, and toys on board.