Star Koat 1
Star Koat 1 is a purpose built charter boat to the Mentawais.
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12 nights, 11 days surfing
Charters depart Padang on Monday at approx 6pm and arrive back into Padang 12 nights later on Saturday at approximately 6am.
ABOUT THE BOAT
The "Star Koat " has a traditional style wooden hull built in Sibolga, West Sumatra, a port well recognised for its quality and experience. It is purpose built for surf charters, 23m long, 5.5m wide.
Nissan RE-8 300HP, 8-9 knot cruising speed
2 X Mitsubishi Colt Diesel 30KW generators supplying 240v AC and 12v DC.
Radar (24 mile range),GPS plotter,Depth Sounder / Fish Founder,Radios (HF, SSB, VHF), Life Jackets, Life Ring with MOB Lights, Life raft for 20 People, Satellite Phone, First Aid Kit.
5 cabins (1 with 4 large beds, and another 4 cabins with 2 large beds each), fully AC. 2 x Toilet & shower.
12ft rubber dihghy with 15Hp outboard engine
18ft aluminium speedboat with 115Hp outboard engine
42" plasma TV; Refrigerator and freezer; Fully integrated sound system; Satellite radio; DVD player; Snorkeling gear; Fishing gear
At additional cost (US$150pp) you can take home at the end of your trip a CD-ROM with your personal and others surfing photos, grouped by waves, islands, people, sunsets, fishing and general.
Food & Drinks
Plentiful, healthy and filling food included in your charter price, all snacks, soft drinks, bottled water.
BEER - 2 cans per person per day is included. Extra can be purchased at local prices prior to departure.
ABOUT THE CREW
Your captain Jorge is arguably one of the most popular surf guides available. He has been working in the region since 1997 and speaks fluent English, Indonesian, Spanish, Portuguese and Italian.
Surf guides Kadu and Marlon are on hand to ensure your at the right place at the right time.
The Mentawai Islands offer some of the best and most consistent waves in the world.
From US$2,790 per person
See schedule for dates & prices
- Return Padang Airport-boat transfers;
- 2 cans of beer per person per day (extra can be bought on board);
- NOT INCLUDED: Mentawais tax of US$3 per person per day
- HARBOUR MASTER REQUIREMENTS: The Padang Harbour master requires a photocopy of each traveller’s passport. They will impose a fine for non-compliance. Freeline suggests you take a minimum two (2) copies of your passport.
- Professional photography package available for extra cost.
|Surfers should try to visit the Mentawais at least once in their lives, home to many world class waves including HT's, Lances Left, Macaronis, Rags Left & Right, Thunders, Telescopes and E-Bay. Most breaks waves will suit more experience surfers, but you can request your captain to take you out to breaks more suited to your surfing levels, if required. All the operators we represent have proven track records and will make sure you get the waves you want have an awesome time.|