Please note that the itineraries is example only, and will change depending on weather and logistics at the Captain's discretion.
Please note that, depending on the boat schedule, cruise departure or arrival can sometimes be from/to Port Ghaleb (2h30 drive from Hurghada airport or 40mn drive from Marsa Alam airport). Corresponding airport transfers will be provided at no extra costs. Also depending on the schedule, the first or last night can be spent in a hotel in Hurghada or Port Ghaleb. All transfers, meals and corresponding services will be provided and the diving program will remain the same. For departure from Port Ghaleb, diving on Friday and Wednesday will be done in the Marsa Alam area, instead of Hurghada and Safaga.
Thursday - Hurghada: Boarding, Dinner, briefing, documents etc. First night onboard in the Marina.
Friday - Sha’ab El Erg & Gubal Island: Departure around 8-10am, after port clearance; first dive in Hurghada area (Sha’ab El Erg) and 2 dives in the Gubal island.
Saturday - SS Thistlegorm, Dunraven & Ras Mohamed: Up to 4 or 5 dives on SS Thistelgorm, Dunraven and Ras Mohamed National Park. See more about the Thistlegorm
Sunday - Ras Mohamed & Abu uhas: Up to 4 or 5 dives in Ras Mohamed National Park & Abu Nuhas. Night crossing to Brother Islands
Monday - Brothers: Up to 4 or 5 dives at the Brothers Islands and sailing to Safaga overnight. (Please note night dives are prohibited at all marine park islands!).
Tuesday - Safaga: Up to 4 or 5 dives on Salem Express wreck and Panorama reef, sailing back to Hurghada. Possible night dive in Hurghada.
Wednesday - Hurghada: Up to 2 or 3 dives in Hurghada area (Careless reef, Giftun islands). Return to Hurghada and last night onboard at the Marina.
Thursday - Hurghada: Breakfast and departure. Should you be leaving on an afternoon flight, you may leave your luggage aboard (or on the dock alongside) or at the vessel local representative’s office (situated in the New Marina) for pickup later. Due to the necessity of readying the vessel for the next cruise, they must strictly enforce the 12pm departure deadline.
7 nights/8 days aboard vessel in standard twin/double cabin. Three meals daily, snacks between dives, mineral water, coffee, tea, juices, sodas. A glass of local beer, a glass of wine at dinner, free dedicated high-speed internet (when in 3G coverage range).
Same day roundtrip transfers (Hurghada, Port Ghaleb, Marsa Alam), up to 4 or 5 dives daily (depending on season), use of tanks, weights and belts, Nitrox 32%, Bath towels and bathrobes are supplied.
Package does not include
Flight and airport taxes. Rental gear, instruction and retail charges. Fuel tax. Crew gratuities (industry standard is between 10% and 15% of the cruise price, per passenger). Trip insurance (recommended) & Dive Insurance (required). Route supplement & port fees, $30 for an Egyptian entry visa, if needed (to be paid onboard). Onboard charges can change up to 30 days prior to departure. Cairo and Nile River extensions before/after cruise are available at additional cost. Please contact us for details. Guaranteed Single Occupancy is billed an additional 80% of the retail stateroom price (maximum numbers vary by departure).
Travel Tip: Extension tours of 2-6+ nights can be arranged to Cairo, Pyramids of Giza, Alexandria, and more for an additional cost. Don't miss Egypt's ancient antiquities!
Please note that dive insurance is mandatory and trip insurance is highly recommended - Get your insurance here
Please note that all trip payments are committed to the trip, and therefore, are non-refundable.
- We have one spot for female in double stateroom (avoid the single supplement charge)
- One stateroom available - if not booking with someone, then an 80% single supplement may apply if we cannot find a second person to share the room with you ..