What To Bring?

  • Spare surf board (the amount is up to the individual and cost of excess luggage)
  • Sunscreen/zinc
  • Surf spares, fins, leg ropes, fin key, sun cure (ding repairs)
  • Small first aid kit: hydrogen peroxide, betadine antiseptic, strapping tape, plasters, wound dressing, Imodium
  • Towel
  • Sunglasses
  • 2 or 3 pairs of board shorts
  • Some t-shirts
  • Hat
  • Booties
  • Rash vests (sun protection)
  • Tropical surf wax
  • Mosquito repellent
  • Cash for souvenirs
  • iPod/music
  • Personal toiletries

Do I need a visa?

A 14 Day Travel Visa is issued at the airport on arrival for US$50, They only accept cash
at the airport .

Before departing your country, be sure to have at least 3 months left on your passport before expiry.

Should I get travel insurance?

All of our guests on board Discover must have full comprehensive travel and medical insurance and should include a Medevac option and compensation for loss of charter days due to unforeseen circumstances or emergencies.

It is advised that you check with your doctor to make sure you are up to date with all vaccinations suggested for the South East Asia region.

The Discover crew are very capable to assist with minor injures, or illness and will do all we can to minimize risk of such while on charter.

Can I charge electrical equipment?

Yes absolutely – the yacht has multiple power sockets on board. We advise you to bring the correct power connections from your country.

Can I contact home from the boat?

Yes, there is small amounts of reception in some parts of the islands. Some people like
to get an Indonesian sim card in Padang.