Alila Purnama, translated as The Full Moon, is one of the most luxurious liveaboard Phinisi ships in Asia, providing ultra-modern and relaxing accommodation for up to ten guests. Handcrafted in the traditional style of a Phinisi, as used by the Bugis seafarers from south Sulawesi in Indonesia, the 46- metre-long Alila Purnama consists of three decks.
Five well-appointed suites, all air-conditioned with queen- size beds, en-suite bathrooms with shower, separate toilet, double wardrobes and writing desk.
Master suite, expansively designed with large, wraparound windows offering 180-degree views of the ever-changing landscape.
Its bathroom features shower, bathtub, two washbasins and an enclosed separate toilet, while a private balcony and large sundeck with daybed and deckchairs provide the ultimate space for relaxation.
Exclusive liveaboard arrangements for 10 persons, with all land transfers, scheduled excursions and meals, refreshments and non-alcoholic beverages, unlimited dives, activities such as snorkeling, shore excursions and island hopping, all equipment and admissions fees to the National Parks and permits for 10 persons. Well looked after by a crew of 16, including the cruise director and dive instructor, both of whom are PADI- certified, resident chef and spa therapist
In keeping with Alila’s emphasis on style and sustainability, the furniture throughout the ship is custom-made from teak, rattan and other locally sourced materials from Indonesia. Onboard are five well-appointed en-suite including a master suite with large wraparound windows offering 180-degree views of the ever-changing yet incredible landscape. Alila Purnama also has its own fully licensed PADI dive centre, spa therapist and plenty of space for wining, dining and relaxing while enjoying the sea breeze.
A library, lounge, bar, indoor dining area seating up to 10 persons and plenty of space outside to unwind and enjoy the views. It is also equipped with complimentary WiFi* access, enabling guests to upload their trip photos on a daily basis.
Guests will be able to dine at leisure in the air-conditioned dining room or on the outdoor deck. Meals and an extensive list of non-alcoholic beverages are all-inclusive while alcoholic beverages including wines, beers and cocktails are available for an additional charge.
The main outdoor deck has large oversized daybeds shaded by umbrellas – perfect for relaxing day or night and enjoying the fresh sea breezes. And with a spa therapist aboard the vessel, guests can succumb to the soothing pleasures of a signature Alila massage onboard or on a nearby beach.
Alila Purnama also has its own fully licensed PADI dive centre, catering to qualified divers. Development courses offered onboard range from Advanced Open Water Diver to over 16 specialties, including Enriched Air Nitrox, Deep, Peak Performance Buoyancy, Drift and Underwater Naturalist. There is plenty of equipment for all guests onboard as well as a dedicated freshwater rinse tank for camera equipment.
For those with a taste for adventure, yoga, kayaking, fishing, snorkeling, visiting local islands and pearl farms, picnic lunch or BBQ dinner by the beach are among the many other pursuits on offer.