8 days & 7 nights on board
One free group transfer at start & end of the trip
Make yourself at home
10 guest cabins
All cabins have separate beds
3 fresh meals + snack, also for vegans
Incl. water, instant coffee, tea & soda’s
Free WiFi available
OUR HOME FOR THE WEEK:
M/Y SEA SCORPION
Overnight travel none to minimal
FREE Nitrox 12L
Incl. one 12L tank, weights & belt
- Designed as a private yacht
- No guest cabins next to the engine room
- All guest cabins have a sea view, private airconditioning and a modern bathroom.
- Large and a normal size bed
- Two salons
- A spacious and unique restaurant
- A spacious dive deck
- Multiple TV’s for movies or presentations
- 3 sundecks
- 2 zodiacs
M/Y Sea Scorpion offers a true comfortable diving experience in the Red Sea as she was originally designed to be a private yacht and was later overhauled to become a liveaboard. Up to 24 guests and dive guides can be accommodated onboard in 12 cabins with 2 single beds, of which there is a choice of cabins where one bed is much bigger. All cabins feature en-suite bathrooms and individually controlled air conditioning and 10 cabins are located on the main or upper deck and all offer sea views. There are no cabins next to the engine room.
The spacious restaurant is located on the lower deck and serves buffet-style meals and our chefs are able to cater to all dietary needs. There are two salons on board, a large one for briefings on the main deck and a small salon with bar on the upper deck. Then there are 3 sundecks offering both shaded and sunny outdoor relaxing area’s. M/Y Sea Scorpion has a bow sundeck, an upper deck sundeck at the stern and a lovely top or flight deck.
Diving from MY Sea Scorpion takes place from the stern or by zodiac. She carries all equipment, including the air compressors, Nitrox filling station, rinse tank, and dive equipment storage. Experienced multi-lingual dive instructors can cater to all diving levels and abilities. A variety of courses, from beginner to advanced can be taken on board.
Nitrox course for only 50 Euro
* If pre-booked and done on the first day of diving of your trip. Excluding materials and certification fees and book together with your trip booking request.
A GREAT TOUR: Reefs & wrecks
Reefs & wrecks because this tour includes a beautiful mix of a variety of wrecks overtaken in most cases by reefs and some stunning Red Sea reefs!
The Northern Red Sea offers some of the best dives in the world. Famous reefs like (marine park) Ras Mohammed and Gubal. And what about the world famous Thistlegorm, the swim through the engine room of Ghannis D or the elegant lines of the Carnetic that sunk in the 1880’s.
THE ITINERARY REEFS & WRECKS 8D / 7N
Guests will be picked up from from Hurghada Airport or the hotel where they are staying. There is a free group transfer in the afternoon with arrival on board between apron. 17:00 and 19:00.
Once on board checkin will be done as well as setting up tanks in preparation of the trip.
Dinner will be served on board.
Wake-up around 7:30 & breakfast served at 8. After breakfast we start with the boat and dive procedure briefing and all important information. After that it is time to go diving.
Dive 1: check dive
Dive 2: Abu Nuhas / Carnetic
Dive 3: Night dive Abu Nuhas
Dive 1: Abu Nuhas / Ghannis D
Dive 2: Abu Nuhas / Chrisola K
Dive 3: Dunraven
Dive 4: Night dive Sha’ab Mahmoud
Dive 1: Ras Mohamed National park: Shark & Yolanda
Dive 2: Ras Mohamed National park: Anemone city
Dive 3: SS Thistlegorm
Dive 4: night dive on SS Thistlegorm
Dive 1: SS Thistlegorm
Dive 2: Kingston
Dive 3: Small Gubal / The barge
Dive 4: night dive on The barge
Dive 1: Ulyses
Dive 2: Bluff point
Dive 3: Sha’ab el erg – dolphin house
Dive 4: night dive on Sha’ab el erg
Dive 1: Sha’ab el erg – dolphin house
Dive 2: Carlos or Police statin or El Mina
In the afternoon the boat will return to port and fueling will take place.
After breakfast guests will check out from the cabins as we prepare for the next trip. Guests will be transported out to their hotel or direct to the airport. There is a free group transfer in the morning between 9 and 11 AM.
The executed route and dive sites are chosen depending on the wind and sea conditions where safety and comfort on board are key. The sea is not a zoo and the expected marine life is a realistic expectation based upon years of experience.
Included: VAT, fuel surcharge, port fees, National park fees, airport or hotel transfer (within Hurghada), drinking water, soft drinks, Tea & Coffee, full-board meal plan (All meals), snacks, special dinner, diving package, extra dives, nitrox 12 L, cabin towels, deck towels, WiFi internet.
Required Extras: Dive insurance , travel insurance and visas.
Optional Extras: gratuities/tipping (70 Euro a guest advised), flights, alcoholic beverages, courses, private dive guide, rental gear and private transfer.