MY Red Sea Adventurer
Liveaboard At A Glance
Specifically designed for divers and fully refurbished in 2013, the MY Red Sea Adventurer offers a range of exciting itineraries in both the Northern and Southern Red Sea, whilst enjoying the comfort and luxury aboard this traditional wooden style vessel.
With 12 cabins accommodating 22 guests, two sundecks, sky bar area, a large communal dining area and saloon, there is plenty of space to relax after a fantastic days diving.
Sailing weekly from Hurghada or Marsa Alam, and offering high quality fresh food, together with additional home comforts including plenty of clean towels, en-suite facilities, flat screen TV and air conditioning in each cabin, MY Red Sea Adventurer allows you to experience the best, and more remote, diving the Red Sea has to offer, all for outstanding value.
Underwater Images © Saeed Rashid
The 32 metre MY Red Sea Adventurer is a traditional style liveaboard comfortably accommodating 22 guests. The 12 guest cabins are divided on to 3 main decks and all benefit from air-conditioning, ensuite facilities and in-cabin entertainment. There are 8 twin cabins, 2 double cabins and 2 single cabins. The boat can accommodate 24 guests in special circumstances.
There is a large communal dining and saloon area with dining tables, entertainment system, library and comfortable seating, together with a shaded deck area and sky bar and two sun decks ideal for sunbathing or just enjoying the views of the Egyptian Red Sea.
The food on board is truly mouthwatering! Meals are served in a buffet style, with dessert at dinner served to you at your table. Snacks vary, but can include cakes, donuts, pretzels, breadsticks, popcorn, crisps, little pizzas and fruit smoothies. You certainly won't go hungry! If you have any individual dietary requirements, please ensure that you notify us at the point of booking.
MY Red Sea Adventurer has free wireless internet access (available when there is a signal - mainly when the boat is nearer to land).
Equipment is available for hire and MUST be pre-booked - please ask our Sales Team.
Payments on board can be made in cash (GBP, EUR, USD or EGP) with UK debit cards (no charge) or credit card (surcharge applies). Non-UK debit cards and American Express are not accepted.
The dive deck and platform are spacious and well organised, with fresh water showers, and personal storage spaces. M/Y Red Sea Adventurer is photography friendly and meets all the demands placed on a luxury Red Sea liveaboard.
MY Red Sea Adventurer covers a wide range of regions within the Red Sea and has itineraries to suit all levels of experience. Sailing weekly from Hurghada or Marsa Alam (Port Ghalib), itineraries include North & Ras Mohamed, Northern Wrecks & Reefs, Strait of Tiran & North and the Best of Wrecks of the Northern Red Sea to the more challenging Brothers & Elphinstone, Daedalus & Fury Shoal, Deep South and Daedalus & St Johns of the South.
There are also a range of speciality itineraries to maximise learning and enjoyment including; Project Shark, HAYAH Reef Clean Up and an In Focus photography workshop run by Saeed Rashid. An expert panel of dive guides have been hand-picked to run these trips with optional evening seminars conducted to educate and entertain.
The northern parts of the Red Sea tend to have the easiest diving, with more challenging diving the further south you head and within the Marine Parks where there are more exposed reefs, deeper dives and stronger currents. Although the Straits of Tiran and the Deep South itineraries are suitable for less experienced divers. Visibility is crystal clear.
The MY Red Sea Adventurer is fully equipped with a Nitrox membrane, tri-mix blending panel, booster pump and is rebreather friendly.
Marine Parks: Divers booking an itinerary that visits the Marine Parks (Brothers, Daedalus Reef, Rocky and Zabargad) must have a minimum of 30 logged dives and please note there is no night diving allowed in the Marine Parks. The exception to this is Ras Mohamed National Park where the diving is easy and night diving is allowed and there is no minimum number of dives required.
Thistlegorm: Egyptian regulations require divers to have a minimum of 20 logged dives if they wish to dive the Thistlegorm.
Schedule & Itinerary
MY Red Sea Adventurer operates 7 night itineraries from Friday to Friday and operates out of Hurghada or Port Ghalib.
If the dates you require are not shown below, please contact us and we can check if they are available for booking.
Package itineraries are all Friday to Friday with charter flights from London Gatwick (as standard) or Manchester (a supplement may apply) to Hurghada.
The liveaboard will depart from the Marriott Marina in Hurghada or from Port Ghalib (depending on itinerary). Transfers to/from the liveaboard are by air conditioned coach:-
Hurghada Airport to Marriott Marina, Hurghada = 15 mins
Hurghada Airport to Port Ghalib = 4 hours
A lunch box is provided for the transfer to Port Ghalib (usually a sandwich, fruit, crisps and chocolate).
The last night of the holiday is typically spent on board, in port and dinner is provided on the boat. However guests have the opportunity to disembark and dine locally (at their own cost) or, if preferred, they can choose to stay in a hotel for the last night (supplement applies).
Guests disembark after breakfast and are transferred back to the airport.
If guests are departing on flights in the late afternoon or evening, they will be transferred to a local hotel where they can use the facilities (food and drink not included) prior to being transferred to the airport for their flight home.
Depart the UK, arrive Hurghada airport. Transfer to liveaboard. Boat briefing, set up kit, have dinner.
Once the coastguard gives permission, the liveaboard will set sail. This is the first diving day and starts with a check dive in the morning followed by 2 or 3 more dives, depending on the itinerary.
3 - 4 dives a day, depending on itinerary.
2 dives in the morning, set sail back to port. Spend the last night on board or in a local hotel (subject to availability and a supplement will apply).
Disembark after breakfast and transfer back to the airport for flight back to the UK.
If flights are departing late afternoon or evening, then guests are transferred to a local hotel where they can use the facilities for the rest of the day prior to transferring to the airport.
7 nights on the MY Red Sea Adventurer from £849 per person based on twin share
Price includes return international flights from London to Hurghada, internal transfers, all diving on 12 ltr tanks with weights, full board basis (incl water & tea/coffee) and fuel surcharges.
Note: There is a compulsory £30 fee per person for pre-arranged Egyptian visas (applicable to all EU passport holders). This fee is subject to exchange rate fluctuations.