KRI Bima Suci, Indonesian Training Ship, will be moored from Thursday 28th September at dock 7 of the Port of Civitavecchia until the 1st October 2017.

The ship, officially baptized on the 12th of September in Vigo (Spain), has replaced the legendary KRI Dewaruci, an insitution since 1953 forming cadets of the Indonesian Navy.

KRI Bima Suci, Indonesian Training Ship

KRI Bima Suci, Indonesian Training Ship

KRI Bima Suci: technical facts

KRI Bima Suci is clearly bigger than her predecessor (KRI Dewaruci) wirh an overall lenght of 111.20 meters, a beam of 13.65 meters, and a heighth of 49 meters counting from the ship's deck.

The ship has 26 sails that reach a total surface of 3,352 sq meters while the main dock is at 9.2 meters over sea level.

KRI Bima Suci is in effect a modern ship equipped with a series of extremely sofisticated navigation and commnication tools and with a reverse osmosis water supply.

The journey back home started on the 18th of September with a crew formed by 119 cadets and the arrival to Surabaya (Indonesia) is scheduled for the 24th of November 2017.

KRI Bima Suci is clearly bigger than her predecessor (KRI Dewaruci) wirh an overall lenght of 111.20 meters, a beam of 13.65 meters, and a heighth of 49 meters counting from the ship's deck.

A picture of the legendary Training Ship KRI Dewaruci in New York

A picture of the legendary Training Ship KRI Dewaruci in New York

KRI Bima Suci Official presentation ceremony in Vigo (Spain)

KRI Bima Suci Official presentation ceremony in Vigo (Spain)

Kri Bima Suci at Civitavecchia: visiting days and hours

During the stay at the Port of Civitavecchia, KRI Bima Suci will be visitable on the following days and hours:

  • Friday 29: 10 am to 4 pm
  • Saturday 3010 am to 7 pm

Finally, we remind you that Friday and Saturday from 9 to 11 am, you will also be able to attend next to the ship to the exhibition of the Band of Cadets of the Indonesian Navy, another chance to visit the ship and feel how is the life of future cadets on board.

Useful information

KRI Bima Suci at Civitavecchia: 28th September - 1st October 2017

HOW TO GET THERE

HOW TO REACH THE PORT OF CIVITAVECCHIA
MAP OF THE PORT OF CIVITAVECCHIA

KRI Bima Suci is moored at Dock 7 of the Port of Civitavecchia close to Fort Michelangelo.

TIMETABLES

Visiting hours:

Friday 29: 10 am to 4 pm
Saturday 30: 10 am to 7 pm
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