The Aileoita has been operating throughout the Mentawai region for the last 4 years. The crew has years experience operating surf charters around the Mentawai islands, Telo islands, Nias islands, Hinako islands, Banyak islands and Simeulue islands, and have extensive knowledge of the new surf spots formed by the uplifting of the seabeds.
From $2500 USD pp for 10 days/11 nights all inclusive. Maximum 10 surfers.
The Aileoita II is a formidable 80′ x 16′ Indonesian Hardwood boat built in 2006. It has all safety, communications and navigational instruments including: EPIRB, Furuno Radar, Furuno GPS, Compass, VHF Radio, HF/SSB radio, Satellite telephone, Life Jackets, Fire Extinguishers, Fire Blanket, First Aid kit and all necessary charts for the region.
A big 29″ TV with DVD, CD, MP3 player, a powerful amplifier, and large concert size speakers system in the saloon, as well as out door speakers on the upper deck, have the entertainment covered
The beds are all very large, and comfortable. There are 10 beds in 5 cabins, and all of them are larger than the average bed on a charter boat, and well suited for the big guys. 8 of the beds are large enough to comfortably accommodate couples. The upper deck and the back deck have long wrap around benches, perfect for hanging out while you watch the waves or the sunset.
A 17 foot aluminum tender with 25 HP engine available for all of your boating needs. Aileoita 2 is a strong and well balanced boat, and handles large waves or rough seas very well. Powered by 2 X 185 hp diesel engines with cruising speed of 9 knots, and capable of 10-12 knots if needed. 2 X 30 KVA 220 volt electricity generators to power all the lights and equipment on board.
On the KM Aileoita 2 you will get full catering throughout the trip, gourmet cuisine, snacks, soft drinks, tropical fruit juices, beer, and well stocked refrigerator and freezer.
The Mentawai Islands are truly a surfers paradise, with white sandy beaches, epic waves and picturesque palm trees. A charter aboard the KM Aileoita 2 can take you to any one of the main four islands in the Mentawais, all very wave rich islands, offering waves for all level of surfers.
Best time of year is May through to September with the fringe months of March-April & October-November still getting some great swells.