Celebes Explorer is the only liveaboard that is allowed to conduct dive trips to Sipadan Island and on a week-long trip it offers 6 days of diving on the island. Choice of 3 and 4 day trips also available.
Celebes Explorer is a 29 metres long, 7.2 meters wide strong steel dive liveaboard, it was launched in November 2001, can cruise at 8 to 10 knots, and yet it's the only liveaboard can provide dive trips inside of the Sipadan Marine Park.
Celebes Explorer features an indoor air conditioned lounge with TV, DVD/CD/VCD player, sitting area, as well as a self service mini bar that provides 24 hours free water, coffee, tea, milo, biscuit & bread, snacks. The dining area and galley is adjacent to the salon.
The spacious uppper sundeck is partially covered with canvas. There are tables, wooden chairs & beach mattress for relaxation. Smoking is allowed at the sundeck.
Celebes Explorer has a large dive deck with equipment storage, air/Nitrox fill station, rinse tanks, freshwater shower.
Celebes Explorer offers guaranteed dives in Sipadan from Monday to Saturday, normally 3 to 4 dives a day, except the first & last diving day which offers 2 to 3 dives only.
Celebes Explorer has 8 cabins, can sleeps up to 18 guests.
All cabins have air conditioner, wardrobe, desk, lifejacket, soap, bath towel, ensuite bathroom, BF type 240v electric plug.
2 Double Cabins:
Located on the main deck, with 1 double bed.
6 Twin/Double Cabins:
Located on the lower deck, with one single bed and one queen bed (bunk style).
3 to 4 dives per day (2 or 3 dives on the last day) depends on sea condition.
No dive provided on the day of arrival and departure.
All diving will provide expericed guide to lead the dive.
NO Sunset & Night Dive at Sipadan
- Nitrox：Available with additional cost
- REBREATHER Dive：Not available at the moment
- Dive Equipment Rental：Available, rate on request, must book in advance
- Dive insurance：Divers travelling aboard must have valid dive insurance
- Wi-Fi Internet ：Available with additional cost at limited location
- Laundry Service：Not available at the moment
- Massage Service：Not available at the moment
- Payment on board：By cash only (USD/MYR)
- Crew Number：12, including 2 dive guides
Cabins & prices
- Air tanks & weights & weight belts
- Land transfer on arrival/depature date
- All meals & complimentary beverages (water & tea & coffee)
- Dive guide service
- Fuel surcharge
- Dinner on final evening
- Land tour & Island visit
- Boat accident insurance
- Domestic flights
- Alcoholic beverages (beer or/and wine)
- Soft drinks in bottles and/or cans
- Crew gratuity
- Dive equipment rentals
- Dive insurance
- Travel insurance ( cancellation insurance)
- Nitrox fills
- Marine park fees/Port fees
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