Testimonials

  • I had comfortable and relaxing time for the whole trip.. The guide are excellent and the food were very good
    Un Jung Lee - South Korea
  • My dive guide very friendly, food is very good. all services are good.
    Rosanna Lee - South Korea
  • I highly appreciate your service, friendly staffs, environment and most of all the food. the trip was satisfying and enjoyable. Thank you for making a such great experience.
    Lee Yoo Rim - South Korea
  • Thank you for good live-aboard
    Lzz Jungsoo - South Korea
  • Terima Kasih banyak, Bagus dan kalau ada waktu akan kembali lagi ke Raja Ampat
    Lee Kwang Hyeok - South Korea
  • I had a nice time here, good food. Crew are very friendly.
    Ha Junghwo - South Korea
  • we had great time with MV Putri papua and Grand Komodo Crew. the boat is very cozy and crew s were very friendly and profesional. i love the food and the service. Diving was wonderful and the guides was very profesional.
    Son Seon Y - South Korea
  • We have all done more than 10 live-aboard dive trips and this is the best diving and best dive and boat crew we have ever had! The entire week was great and we all had a wonderful time.
    - JAMES TUCKWELL - United States
  • Very good crew : pleasant, competent. Excellent trip!!!
    - LAIRD LANDON - United States
  • We’re very happy with the trip. Everything’s been great. Fantastic crew and dive guides. Will definitely recommend.
    - LINN VENNBERG & MATTIAS GRANBERG - Sweden
  • I enjoyed the live-aboard on MV Tarata very much! The boat was very comfortable and clean at any time and the crew members were very helpful and friendly that really felt home for that time onboard. The food was nice and fresh. During the diving I was very happy to have dive guides with a lot of experiences. I felt save, even at difficult conditions under water.
    - Pascal Gachter - Switzerland
  • Good
    - Tony Arta - Indonesia
  • Very-very good.
    - Dewi Sugiharto - Indonesia
  • This is my second time with “Tarata”. I love the moment and thank you to all the crews. See you again, next year in Raja Ampat. The dive guides are really patience and skillful. We keen a lot new stuff in diving enjoyed on dives. Keep up the good work and I will always choose Grand Komodo for my next LOB in Indonesia.
    - NORAZNA ABDUL AZIZ - Malaysia
  • I had good experience with the team, warmth & very helpful. All the crew team are well experience. The dive guides were very knowledgeable and share all the good stuff underwater (spotting). I personally feel safe and enjoyed the trip.
    - ZULKIFLI AZIZ - Malaysia
  • My 1st time live-aboard. Had a very nice experience. Boat crew are all very nice and very helpful. Food were excellent.
    - AHMAD HISHAM RASHID - Malaysia
  • Second time on Grand Komodo boat. No complaints. The crew great
    - Jim White - United States
  • Service was so good, good management and will come again to Komodo
    - NOR HAYATI MOHAMAD - Malaysia
  • Enjoy being here in Komodo. Nice experience, nice boat. Good food until gemuk dibuatnya. Good service. 1st time in Komodo doing live-aboard. Happy to be with Grand Komodo crew, they are very helpful.
    LENY SAFINAZ ISMAIL - Malaysia
  • Crews were helpful, rooms were clean, food was good. Would like to thank all the crews for their effort to make the trip and diving an interesting and exciting one.
    - AZLIN ALI - Malaysia
  • As it’s our 7th time in Komodo, the service is always excellent! Thank you for giving us your best and we look forward to come down to Komodo year after year.
    NURUL AZLIFAH - Malaysia
  • The entire trip was the BEST! I keep coming back because the people of Grand Komodo are the best. Everybody always has a smile, and everybody is so helpful. When I do a dive trip it is like coming home to family. The diving was incredible. The dive guides were terrific. The food was delicious. Every activity is always done safely
    DAN PURNELL - United States
  • Captain fantastic safe, trustful and very helpful. Very efficient and safe tender service, boat always stand-by when dive finished. Food “enak”, plentiful and good choice. Briefing very good.
    Anke Andree - Germany
  • Dive guide sangat jeli melihat item-item penting di dalam diving, sehingga diving sangat menyenangkan.
    - ARIEF PRIBADI - Indonesia
  • I was very happy and pleased with my trip. Your staff is outstanding in their attitude and service. Special thanks goes to the dingy and tank refill crew who did their best to check on who’s gears belong to whom. The diving was good with the guides also doing a great job
    William Tan - Singapore
  • We had such a great holiday. All our dive guides and the crew are very sweet! They’re doing a very good job. There is absolutely nothing else that we suggest them to improve. We will certainly come back again, will tell all our friends too about Grand Komodo.
    WENZHUO DONG - China
  • Thank you so much for a great holiday, we had an amazing time! Every dive was special and we enjoyed it very much. It was incredible how the dive guides could find all the tiny creatures and still take care of us. Great atmosphere on the boat and the best chef made the time we spent here unforgettable.
    LENKA BARANOVA & LUCIA BARANOVA - Czech Republic
  • Thanks so much to all crew for unforgettable holidays! I enjoyed the friendly athmosphere, professional staff, amazing food and “ALL POSSIBLE” attitude of all staff on board. I especially want to thank the dive guides for taking care of us, showing us how beautiful diving here is. Breafings, leading, night dives and whole organization was spotless. Thank you very much preserve the paradise and teach others to take care of it. Boat itself is very comfortable and clean, staff makes sure all your need are satisfied. The food was amazing! The best! I will be back for sure and recommend you always.
    ELENA KORCSOGOVA - Czech Republic
  • Guides are good, good care and fun. Room are small but clean, well mantained. Food is great. All crews are very kind and friendly.
    Hyunduk Kim - South Korea
  • The service of the Grand Komodo fleet and it's crew are excellent. I have one of the best experience in my life, and certainly hope to have made adventure with Grand Komodo in the future.
    M Y F Hafidz Nasution - Indonesia
  • The crew was awesome and the dives were fantastic.
    Alberto Alcaraz - Mexico
  • Our stay at MV Putri Papua was pleasant. The staff is perfect, knowledgable and friendly.
    Kees Van Raad & Jeroen Goud - Netherlands
  • Kami senang berlayar dengan Grand Komodo, service baik dan kami akan datang lagi.
    Soeryo K Adjie & Dimas B - Indonesia
  • The ship is nice. the crews are great. food is fantastic. Dive guides are excellent.
    Kuan-Ming Chin - Taiwan
  • Wonderful trip, Great crew, Great dive master, captain, shef, everyone is fantastic !
    Joseph Niu - Taiwan
  • wonderful trip, excellent crew, great dive master, and everyone is fantastic.
    Joseph Niu - Taiwan
  • Semuanya berfungsi baik, crew baik, kamarnya OK. Dive guidenya OK dan jadwal dive juga terorganisasi dengan baik. Makanan enak.
    Shinta Juwita - Indonesia
  • Semua crew nya baik dan ramah, kapalnya wangi dan bersih, toiletnya selalu bersih, divingnya mantap dan keren. makanannya enak semua.
    Anih Wijaya - Indonesia
  • Semua crew baik dan sangat membantu, kamarnya bersih dan nyaman. guidenya asik dan makanannya mantap
    adriana L S - Indonesia
  • I'm very happy with the trip and service on the boat. food are very good.
    Maciej Kantecki - Polish - Poland
  • Excellent service, the whole crew did a great job. will be coming back and enjoying the services of Grand Komodo.
    Wojciech Kantecki - Sweden
  • Thanks for the happy days. The divings, the room, the meals very good. all people are very friendly
    Roy Biesen - Germany
  • Crew very good, great work with cameras and organizing dives. crew well drilled on all aspects. Food great, transfer to/from airport great too. Cabins is OK
    Richard Spence - United Kingdom
  • We enjoyed dive trip with Grand Komodo, friendly staff, good food and variety. flexible schedule if weather or guests make requests to visit special site.
    Nancy Rosendale - Canada
  • we had a wonderful time diving Misool & Raja Ampat with Grand Komodo. we really like the crew - they were eager to help, friendly and competent. we were especially impressed with the crew.
    Marianne Zsiske & Steve Scarborough - United States
  • Very friendly and helpful crew, very good diving, good selection of dive places. overall a very pleasant vacation experience.
    Catleen Kleber & Michael Awdshew - Germany
  • we enjoyed our dives with MV Putri Papua, we enjoyed the food and the service was impeccable.
    Zhen Li & Patrick CHEA - Hong Kong
  • I would like to thank you for a great trip, beautiful dive and very nice personnel - all, boat crew, captain and dive guides. All dives were great and met my expectations even if it was my third visit of Raja Ampat. Special thanks goes to the chef, food was delicious.
    DUSAN SVIHRA - Czech Republic
  • Organization & services on board were very good, on a high level, so we are very-very satisfied with your dive masters and love's experiences. Food & beverage was very tasty. We're looking for next visit.
    Tomas Melicharek - Czech Republic
  • Food was good, crew friendly and helpful.
    Tom & Bobbie Beuthin - United States
  • Very happy dive time!
    Eddy - China
  • We had a great time during our trip. Friendly staff make us feel home, we will visit next time.
    Sadie - China
  • Very nice trip. The crew did an excellent job, the food was delicious.
    Susanne Straule - Switzerland
  • The trip was very enjoyable and the diving amazing ! will recommend to anyone wishing to come to Raja Ampat. Food - Fantastic! Crew - Always wanting to help and smiling. Dive guides - Very knowledgeable and showed us many things.
    Bruce Norris - Australia
  • The trip was amazing, the crew always smiling and very helpful. Thank you
    Bradley Norris - Australia
  • very enjoyable trip, the crew was fantastic.
    Luke Norris - Australia
  • Special Thanks to Dive guide for the excellent guidance and care for all organization, also we are very pleased with all the crew which made a valuable job and the ship is in a good condition. we had big fun during the whole trip and discovered beautiful spots.
    Martin Jaeger - Germany
  • Crew members have done a very good job, Diving site & quality was fantastic, Diving service was professional and well organized, food was delicious, crew was very friendly and humble plus helpful. overall it was a very pleasant trip.
    Patrick ONG - Malaysia
  • I was very happy and pleased with my trip. The staff is outstanding in their attitude and services. Special thanks goes to dinghy and tank refill crew did their best to check on who's gears belong to whom. The diving was good with guides also doing a great job and i loved the food , thanks to the chef and the boat boy.
    william Tan - Singapore
  • Thanks a lot for the services
    Tony Arta - Indonesia
  • Thank you very much
    Natalia Grabovskaia - Finland
  • Cook did a good job of catering to my dietary request. crew always helpful and friendly. The Captain was always helping with all the other job. The dive guide did a good job and found lots of critters. The whole crew did a really excellent job.
    GREGORY DUNN & ANITA JUSMANTO - United States
  • Dive Guide sangat jeli melihat item-item penting di dalam diving, sehingga diving sangat menyenangkan.
    Arief Pribadi - Indonesia
  • Excellent
    Dachlan Abdulkadir - Indonesia
  • Ok..... Mantaaaabb
    Herwin & Amanda - Indonesia
  • Very Good.
    Victor Zega - Indonesia
  • We really enjoy the dives. All the sites chosen were great. All the dive guide did great job, they put safety at first priority. All the other crew also did very well. they all nice, very friendly and helpful. The cook was great.
    Retno Utami - Indonesia
  • We had a wonderful experience with all crews. services and food was good and co-operate very well. thus, next time we want to meet again if we come back to dive in Raja Ampat. Thank you for help and having a time together. see you next time.
    Lee Young Nam and group. - South Korea
  • All the crew were so helpful, good service and good food. they are so friendly.
    Bambang Wijaya - Indonesia
  • Baik dan Menyenangkan
    Iwan Musa - Indonesia
  • First experience is really exciting. it is so much fun to join this trip. Good food and nice room. Thank you
    Verdy Wijaya - Indonesia
  • Tender crew are excellent, very responsive + alert at all time. They always clean out equipment including cameras. Helpful guide land tour, dining staff are very good, food quality very nice.
    Nunung Hasan - Indonesia
  • we enjoyed very much in MV Raja Ampat Explorer, the crew members are all very helpful and kind. The food we liked so much, so the chef did the great job. The Dive Guide are professional to demonstrate the most beautiful faces of under water world. we do look forward the next trip to south part of Raja Ampat. Thank you again.
    Mr. Leung Wing and all group members - United Kingdom
  • Great boat ! had a great time. Boat Captain was Lovely. Dive guide provided customer service, they were very safe and accommodating. The chef fantastic. All the crew were wonderful. The dive site are amazing
    Noni Wrinkler - Australia
  • The staff on the boat were exceptional ! They were so friendly, kind, helpful and attentive. The chef is an amazing, she made me the most delicious fish every meal as i do not eat meat or fried foods. it was so nice to have the room cleaned every morning and new towel everyday. i really like the night dives and multiple opportunities to snorkel.
    Sabrina Pak - United States
  • Great Crew !!! always friendly, helpful, absolutely professional. Well set up of dive site ( Day by day it get better ). Awesome kitchen + food delicious !! Thank you chef. We really felt it was a special atmosphere on the boat and the crew almost became like a family. Great trip.
    Anneke Reinhard & Mateusz B - Germany
  • The Live-aboard trip on MV Putri Papua was great. All of the crew have been excellent. The Diving was brilliant ! snorkeling also. The care for safety was perfect ! - the dive guide made us feel very safe. The food was 100% great - the chef is a great cook. Thank you so much to dive guide to help Noni and me with the diving. I will recommend Grand Komodo to all my friends who want to do live-aboard diving.
    Peter Wrinkler - Australia
  • We are absolutely satisfied with the ship, safari, diving and service. the crew are really great, friendly, best service, motivated without any gifts. It was really great time for all of us.
    SERGEY EMIRZIADI - Russian Federation
  • You have a nice operation and crew, and food was excellent ! Friendly crew.
    Ben Tetzner - United States
  • Very nice boat trip. Crew very friendly and helpful. I really appreciate the zodiacs returning to the boat after a diver without having to wait for a full load.
    Robert Yee - United States
  • Very nice trip, Great Diving. The crew is very friendly and helpful. Good food too.
    Mark Krag - United States
  • Very nice, helpful and friendly staff on-board. it was a pleasure to explore the Raja Ampat islands on-board this ship. i will definitely recommend this to my friend.
    Raphael Thoma - Switzerland
  • we had great time on MV NusaTara. The room is comfortable and the food is nice. All the crew are friendly and helpful. Dive Master is very good, he spot great stuff during the dives. He took care of us.
    Azlan Ali - Malaysia
  • We had a great time with you guys. very good at seeking macro- stuff.The food was superb ! Love every meal. very good cook. overall we enjoyed ourselves and can not wait to come again and stay with Grand Komodo
    Sakina Abdul Rahim - Malaysia
  • Had a fantastic time diving in Komodo island and MV NusaTara crew were great ! very hospitable, friendly and helpful. room ishwas clean on daily basis. the food served on every dives were lavish and above expectation. will definitely recommend Grand Komodo and come back. keep it up...!
    Ernie Eizwanie - Malaysia
  • Excellent trip!! One of the best ever! Food were really really great! Crew really fun, friendly and hard working.
    Gail S. Ater - United States
  • We had a great time, will for sure do a live-aboard with you guys again. Dive masters always helping and watching for our safety.
    Jeff & Kathy Wills - United States
  • This was my 7th live aboard experience with Grand Komodo and was in fact my best dive trip ever. The crew members were supportive – always helpful. I am so glad I made this trip. Thank you again for making my dive adventure safe and satisfying
    Mary Beverly Lindner - United States
  • Proper working dive cruise. Very helpful crew. Excellent cook.
    Dirk Cterwek - Germany
  • We thought the trip was one of our best trips yet! The head of divers selected good dive sites that were fun + exciting yet safe for everyone. We plan to return soon to the explorer or another trip in October.
    Irene Dabanian & Bob Berenson - United States
  • Thank you Grand Komodo for another great experience. This is our fourth time with your boat and we certainly hope to be back again. The crews as usual have been great. The foods and services are excellent.
    Richard and Susan Merritt - United Kingdom
  • I found myself using the word “Amazing” , ”Fantastic” ,and “Unbelievable” over and over. The accommodation and food were better than expected. The dive masters were wonderful. The whole crew was friendly, seem happy all the time, and amazingly efficient.
    Ray & Colleen Koehler - United States
  • The entire trip was the BEST! Everybody always has a smile, and the diving was incredible. The dives guides were terrific. The food was delicious. Every activity is always done safely.
    Dan Purnell - United States
  • This is one of the most enjoyable and best diving expedition i've ever been. From the warm and knowledgeable captain, experienced dive master, everything made the trip one of the best live a board dive operation in the world. Thank you for the great diving trip.
    Tony Shih - United States
  • It was 100 % satisfied with all services on boat as well as at diving.
    Vaclav Pistora - Czech Republic
  • Everything was perfect . I enjoyed it. Thank you !
    Alena Talafusova - Czech Republic
  • It was great ! Thank you very much.
    Vladimira Benesova - Paraguay
  • Overall the services form the dive guides, Putu & Teddy. Were fantastic ; they know where to bring us. Knows what to show us ; especially me where love macro. Both to show me interesting species. The crew more fantastic ! we will definitely return & also recommend in trip advisor.
    Jenny On - Singapore
  • Everything was wonderful ! the staff is exceptional. They were always helpful+efficient. Never ''in the way'' but always available when i wanted something. A great group of guys ! the meals were delicious and beautifully served. The variety was amazing. I especially enjoyed the fresh fish. They caught+prepared. WOW ! Don't change a thing. Thank u for a magical trip. P.S : the dive staff was wonderful. Excellent dive locations. Good pre dive briefings, found amazing things in the water. They took very good care of the people+the equipment. Dingy drivers did a great job on pick up.
    Beverly Little John - United States
  • The people you hire and train are the greatest ! the food is beautifully prepared and presented. Everyone is warm-hearted and always ready to help. The dive masters are knowledgeable and work hard.
    Jo Ellen Siddens - United States
  • This trip was wonderful. Weka and the entire crew were friendly and very helpful. The Raja Ampat Explorer is a comfortable ship. And -of-course-the diving was fantastic. Thank you !
    Jim Mount - United States
  • Overall excellent ! very happy with the service. Crew are helpful & friendly, good food. Dive guides are great, able to show interesting stuff and take good care of us.
    Irma Magdalena Setiono - Indonesia
  • The overall experience is very good. The dive masters are excellent, very friendly, helpful and safety. They were very helpful and make you feel safe. The diving sites were great. We had excellent dives on most of them, The rest of the crew are very helpful & friendly, food and secure were always good. Overall, it was a good diving experience fun. The crew went out of their way to make us feel welcome & comfortable. I would definitely recommend this trip.
    Imad Saleh - Indonesia
  • The crew were great. Very helpful and cheerfulat all times. Putu and Kris are excellent dive guides with very good eyes for sporting critters. The food was plentiful and very good. The diving was by for the best i have ever experienced. Overall an excellent trip !
    Charles Babbitt - United States
  • The food was great/ rooms great. Everything about the trip was superb and met all of my expectations and more.
    John Smoker - Australia
  • - All the staff are very friendly and polite !!! + helpful. - Food was excellent !! good chef that we got.
    Mai Asakura - Japan
  • The operation is very well. The crew were most helpful. Safety was always an uppermost consideration. I would certainly recommend this experience to friends.
    Terri Castis & James Duncan - South Africa
  • I would like to thank and congratulate Grand Komodo Tours and especially all of the crew of TemuKira. This is my first trip overseas and from arrival at the Sorong Airport the service has been very friendly & professional. Thank you all very much.
    Bevan Mccann - Australia
  • Thank you for a fine adventure ! Part of my enjoyment was learning Indonesian Language and culture with the crew. I would have to return one day ! please keep your website updated, so I can understand what new trips you are offering.
    Bill Price - Australia
  • The crew’s service and attention to our needs and safety have been truly wonderful. The meals have been wonderful also. The snorkeling and dinghy transport also wonderful, keeping us safe at all times. Thank you for an exciting and relaxing wonderful holiday.
    Dyana Innis - Australia
  • Dear Tian, I hope everything is ok with you. I would like to thank you for all the excellent organization of our diving trip in Cendrawasih - Raja Ampat on Temukira. I am very pleased Bart introduced me to you. He was very right on having great trust of a great trip with Grand Komodo. I would like also to let you know I had a great experience on board with all the crew, who were kindly helpful at all times and arranged everyday to provide us with great enjoyable diving. I am sure all the other guests were also satisfied. Food was great and we appreciated all the efforts to have a menu as varied as possible. I don't have to mention the places we visited during our trip were awesome. I will definitely be a repeated guest and recommend Grand Komodo and diving in Indonesia to my friends. Please, send me in the future newsletter of offers on trips you plan to organize. Kind regards and greetings from Belgium,
    Francesca Baietti - Belgium
  • First of all, the most important for me, the diving, was absolutely great ! I like the NusaTara too. Also the crew (very nice and friendly) and of course the food. I will recommend this trip to all my diving friends and I really hope to come back one day to the wonderful Komodo National Park one of your other destination like Raja Ampat. Thank you very much and best regards.
    Helmut Pankrate - Germany
  • We would like to express our sincere satisfaction with the crew, which has been very friendly, alert, caring and paying attention to our well being. The food has been well prepared – a fine chef.
    Thomas Ostegaard - Denmark