SILOLONA, Asia

"The return of the Black Sail"

Offering an awe-inspiring journey of adventure and exploration through the fabled spice routes of South East Asia, Silolona will simply take your breath away.

The dedicated crew of 16 on board Silolona offer some of the best hospitality in the world, discreet, friendly and warm and with an intimate knowledge of the areas they cruise, ensuring a most memorable journey.

Silolona offers many water sport facilities and some of the world's best diving spots, explored with her dedicated dive master.

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Silolona is an authentic, wooden vessel that has been designed as a modern classic "Phinisi", following the ancestral traditions of Konjo boat builders. The beauty of the islands she explores is legendary, their bio-diversity astounding, the rich tapestry of their cultures and the warmth of their people, combined with majestic scenery, underwater wonders and fascinating artistic expression.

The interior designs of the five luxurious staterooms, each with private en-suite bathroom, are styled on a selection of Indonesian islands and cultures.There is a choice of sitting and dining areas including a spacious, teak lounge & dining area and an alfresco deck where guests can enjoy the most exquisite Asian fusion cuisine created by the 5-Star Chef.

October to November:

Specific cultural trips are arranged that include visits to the emerging Stone Age tribes of the Asmat in Irian Jaya (Papua), for diving in Alor or Raja Ampat.

December to March:

Silolona sails in the Andaman Sea, visiting Langkawi and Southern Thailand, as well as Myanmar's untouched Mergui Archipelago.

Price range:

From US$ 15 500 per day plus taxes based on exclusive charter for up to 10 guests including all food & non-alcoholic beverages and services of the dedicated crew.

Itineraries:

All journeys, might they be private charters or highly specific "private journey expeditions" are tailored to the greatest level of detail according to your specific interests by Silolona's destination specialist, who has over 20 years of experience throughout South-East Asia.

April to September:

Silolona sails from Bali to the Flores Sea and cruises the renowned Komodo area.