All Cruises

Tribal Weaving of the Lesser Sunda Islands with David & Sue Richardson

Together we will explore the extraordinary ancestral traditions and amazing landscapes of the Lesser Sunda Islands, where textiles are the predominant form of artistic expression. Every region has its own unique textile culture, its own style of dress, and its own motifs.
12 days / 11 nights
May 2019

East Indies Exploration: Culture, Sea & Spice

Spice Island Cruise

Follow in the footsteps of the maritime explorers on our expert-led cruise from Flores to Ambon, through Indonesia’s volcanic ‘ring of fire’ to the historically-famous Banda Islands, lined with clove and nutmeg trees, and blessed with pristine beaches and vibrant coral reefs.
12 days / 11 nights
Sep 2019

The Scents of the Spice Islands : Ambon to Ternate

Cruising between Ambon and Ternate in two directions, these exciting voyages will visit the remote Banda islands, where we will wander through the nutmeg plantations, and retrace ‘the marine spice route’ north through the Moluccan islands to the clove plantations of the fabled Sultanate of Ternate.
12 days / 11 nights
Sep 2019

In Search of Wallace and His Living Treasures with Dr. George Beccaloni

150 Years of The Malay Archipelago

This expert-led cruise from Ternate to Sorong honours Alfred Russel Wallace – 19th century British naturalist and co-founder of the theory of evolution. We will explore, on land and underwater, what captivated Wallace about this part of the world, including the birds of paradise.
12 days / 11 nights
Oct 2019

Papua's Whale Sharks & Birds of Paradise : Raja Ampat to Triton Bay

Snorkelling & Wildlife Cruise

This ten-day cruise follows in the footsteps of Alfred Russel Wallace and offers plenty of culture and snorkelling, with potential exciting encounters with whale sharks, manta rays, and birds of paradise in their natural habitat.
10 days / 9 nights
Nov 2019 thru Nov 2020

Raja Ampat Through the Lens

A Photographic Journey with Thijs Heslenfeld

Join master photographer, Thijs Heslenfeld, on this ten-day journey through the beauty of Raja Ampat as he shares his expertise on how to find wonder in the simplest of ways with just the click of a shutter.
10 days / 9 nights
Nov thru Dec 2019

Papua's Whale Sharks & Birds of Paradise : Triton Bay to Raja Ampat

Raja Ampat Snorkelling Cruise

Led by naturalist, Alexander Reeuwijk, this cruise honours Alfred Russel Wallace, the co-founder of the theory of evolution. We will explore, on land and underwater, what captivated Wallace about this part of the world, including the beautiful birds of paradise.
10 days / 9 nights
Dec 2019

Jewels of Raja Ampat

Jewels of Raja Ampat

Starting and ending in Sorong, West Papua, we will take you on a cruise through the natural splendour of Raja Ampat, home to the most bio-diverse coral reefs in the world, as well as a unique birdlife that includes the birds of paradise.
10 days / 9 nights
Jan 2020 thru Jan 2021

In Search of Wallace and His Living Treasures with Dr. George Beccaloni

150 Years of The Malay Archipelago

This expert-led cruise from Ternate to Sorong honours Alfred Russel Wallace – 19th century British naturalist and co-founder of the theory of evolution. We will explore, on land and underwater, what captivated Wallace about this part of the world, including the birds of paradise.
12 days / 11 nights
Jan thru Feb 2020

Spice Traders, Island Tramps and Sea Gypsies

Ternate to Sulawesi Cruise

Seafaring history expert, Jeffrey Mellefont, leads an adventure through ancient monsoon sailing routes to some of Indonesia’s remotest islands, connecting us with the true nature of this island nation: a maritime crossroads of rare spices, sea-borne trade, migration and boat-builders.
12 days / 11 nights
Feb 2020