Indo - Banyaks - The Seriti
The "Seriti"is a US-built, Indonesian-flagged 25m aluminium crew boat that has been newly customised for surf charter operation.
The Seriti sleeps up to 10 surfers (standard – 12-person trips available on request) on spring beds in two air-conditioned cabins, with a separate quarters for up to 6 crew.
Spacious and comfortable, it features an air conditioned saloon with two large sofas, tables and TV/video/music entertainment area.
At the rear of the boat is a huge deck area covered in UV-protective shade cloth where you can watch the action in the water.
The Seriti is staffed by partners Katsuyoshi Suzuki and Mick Butt, along with Mick's wife Coco and son Raja.
They know the Banyaks inside out and provide the best possible guide to the islands. Over half of the bookings on the Seriti are repeat guests, a clear signal of customer satisfaction.
Come and join the Seriti!
The Seriti is one of the safest charters operating in Indonesia, with a full suite of equipment including life rafts and life jackets, smoke detectors, EPIRB; CO2 emergency fire system; VHF and SSB radios, satellite telephone (available to guests) , and a 10,000 litre fresh water tank.
It has 3 x 525hp Detroit V12 Turbo Intercooled main engines running at a maximum speed of 15 knots (cruising speed 10-12 knots).
There is a Canon EOS 5D camera to capture quality pictures to take home and make all your friends envious of your surfing adventure.
There are also plenty of power points on board for charging your electronics.
The Banyak Islands are one of the last great surf frontiers in Indonesia.
The Banyaks are far less likely to encounter groups of charter boats than the Mentawais and other Indonesian locations.
There are only four charter boats based full time in the area, compared to over 50 for the Mentawais (boats do occasionally come up from Nias or the Mentawais – but the 40+hr journey usually keeps them away.
The wide range of options in the Banyaks means that an experienced surf guide is a must to fully enjoy all the region has to offer.
The Seriti has the experience and local knowledge to get you to the best waves in the Banyaks as safely and quickly as possible.
Treasure Island , Cobras , Turtles , Bay of plenty offer excellent waves for all level of surfers want to visit The Banyaks on the Seriti .
Schedule & Booking
Seriti – Peak Season: $2995 USD pp — Off-Peak: $2695 USD pp
All prices are in US dollars and include all meals, snacks, and non-alcoholic drinks across 10 surfing days.
Exclusive-use rates for the boats are available for groups of less than 10 pax, please contact us for details. USD 500 per passenger is required to book, with the balance due 90 days before departure. Due to the lack of trade winds, the Banyak Islands get waves all year round .