Blue Manta Explorer

Ambon | Banda Sea | Forgotten Islands | Komodo | Raja Ampat


The 22 passenger M/V Blue Manta Explorer provides 14 spacious ensuite cabins situated over three decks. There is a sundeck with a covered area for shade, an outdoor alfresco dining area and an indoor air-conditioned dining area. The dive deck is equipped with personalized rinse tanks and a large camera room.

Length overall: 148 ft (45 meters)
Beam: 29 ft (9 meters)
Main engines: 3x Yanmar, 826 hp
Generators: 3x Yanmar
Cruising Speed: 10 knots
Fuel Capacity: 11,887 gallons (45,000 liters)
Accommodations: 22 passengers in 14 air-conditioned cabins situated over three decks, all with private bathrooms and showers. Up to 22 crew members.
Safety Equipment: Life rafts (2), life rings/strobes, life vests/strobes, emergency position locator, flares, oxygen and first aid equipment
Air Systems: 3 electric Bauer compressors with nitrox membrane, producing 32% nitrox, bank storage
Tenders: Rigid hull inflatables (3), used for passenger transport and diver pickup
Accessories: Diving Equipment

The Upper Deck features four double cabins (#1-4) and two twin share cabins (#5-6), each with private bath and shower. There is a spacious outdoor dining area and the partially covered sun deck is accessed by stairs. 




The Main Deck features two twin share cabins (#7-8) and two double/twin share cabins (#9-10), each with private bath and shower. The saloon, indoor dining area, dive deck and camera room are also located on the Main Deck.





The Lower Deck comprises four twin share cabins (#11-14) each with private bath and shower.