Long history with good name, Marina Srikandi is one of premier fast boat services in Bali. The fast boat company is established in late 2010 in Bali. However, the owner Mr. Muliadi Sukito has over 35 years of experience and the pioneer of Bali fast boat industry. This fast boat is the first who hold docking right at Senggigi Harbor. It is also the first fast boat company in Bali who launched extra large 90+ seats boat with 2400HP engine.
Originally, Marina Srikandi departs from Padang Bai Harbor – Bali. Today, the fast boat service departs from Serangan Harbor – Bali to serve the route of Serangan – Teluk Nara – Gili Air – Gili Trawangan. They have two times daily schedules. From Serangan, the first trip departs at 08.15 am and the second trip departs at 01.00 pm. Apart from numerous shuttle routes, they also offers private charter service with various boats in different capacity from 36 to 145 passengers.
Long history of this fast boat operator is showed by the improvement on their vessels. Originally, they use “Marina Srikandi 1 and 2” when they start operation in December 2010. Those two boats are still in good conditions today. In December 2012, they started to use “Marina Srikandi 8” completed with AC, LCD TV, and stereo system. From September 2013 until now, “Marina Srikandi 11” is used. The boat is premier two decks boat covering 150 passengers with luxurious features including AC, LCD TV, stereo system, spacious seating, elegant interior design, and VIP room.
The company is also having four more boats made on their own shipyard. The boats are “Marina Srikandi 12, 16, 17, and 18”. The last boat is a special boat designed for people with dissabillities.
Apart of luxurious features, safety features become the highest priority of Marina Srikandi. Safety equipment is armed for all boats. The safety features are including life rafts with greater capacity than the passenger’s numbers (deployable via hydrostatic or manually), SOLAS (standard life jackets for all passengers and crew), life rings, emergency exits doors, fire extinguishers, first aid kit, GPS system, full set of distress flares, VHF ship-to-shore radio, and EPIRB.
To deliver the best service, they have licensed and professional captains and crews for all boats. They also have their own workshop with trained mechanics to perform regular maintenance for the boats. Of course, their shipyard is filled with highly skilled shipbuilding team to design, built, and repair boat that designed to handle Indonesia’s unique sea currents and conditions.
Ticket fares of the fast boat service are including shuttle service in selected Bali area and airport transfer. The areas served for shuttle service are Nusa Dua, Jimbaran, Canggu, Kuta, Seminyak, Kerobokan, Sanur, and Ubud. The pick-up time for departure at 08.15 is 07.00 except Ubud that the pick up time is around 06.00-06.30. For boat departure at 01.00 pm, the pick up time is around 11.00 – 11.30, except Ubud at 10.30.
The ticket fares are fixed for adult without children ticket fare. Children above 5 years old will be count as adult fare while children under 5 years old are free of charge.