The traditional Phinisi Boat
Used for centuries as transport and cargo vessels by the locals between the different islands of the Archipelago, Indonesian Phinisi were traditionally built on the beach, with the woods coming from forests of Sulawesi and Kalimantan.
For few years now, the Indonesian Phinisi are renewed and new vessels are built to propose comfortable sailing cruise in the Indonesian water and the Indian Ocean. Keeping the traditional structure but designed as floating hotels and luxury yachts, the traditional Phinisi knows today a second life.
With several hundreds of boats sailing in Komodo, Raja Ampat and many more destinations, you can sail and discover amazing islands, reefs and diving spots through your cruise on a Phinisi.
Sailing with wales, manta ray, turtles, dolphins is possible. Many of the boats works with diving center to propose you diving cruise, discover our fleet on Diving Cruise Indonesia , expert in customized cruises in Indonesia.
From the harbor of Labuan Bajo – 1h30 of flight from Bali, you can embark on the Nyaman Boat. With its traditional Indonesia spirit, and 7 luxurious cabins, the yacht hosts up to 14 passengers to discover the Komodo National Park. The boat has been redesigned in 2016 by the famous interior designer of the Nyaman Villas, who gave the vessel the luxury atmosphere of its comfortable villas located in Bali.
Discover more about the Nyaman Group and its activities.