Updated as recently as 2016, multi-award winning M/Y blue Horizon is our flagship vessel and the benchmark for all other blue o two vessels to follow. With a contemporary and stylish feel, M/Y blue Horizon is truly deserving of the title 'Liveaboard of the Year', awarded in 2016.
This safari is suitable for open water divers but can be challenging, offering big drop-offs overgrown with huge gorgonians and colourful soft corals. Divers will have the opportunity to explore a variety of truly unique dive sites home to some very interesting and unusual reef formations. This itinerary is perfect for divers wanting to experience a slightly more 'untouched'The Red Sea and is not to be missed.
**PLEASE NOTE** the itinerary is just an example of the route taken and the order and dive sites are not guaranteed. All dives sites are subject to weather conditions and the final route taken is at the absolute discretion of the captain and dive guides.
Day 1 - Visit a dive site local to Port Ghalib for a check dive before heading south for your afternoon dive on the way to St John's
Day 2 - St John's Reef
Day 3 - Morning in St John's before travelling north to dive in the area of Cave Reef before continuing towards Fury Shoal
Day 4 - A relaxing day of alluring reef diving in Fury Shoal
Day 5 - Travel north from Fury Shoal taking in the beautiful dive sites of the Wadi Gamal area
Day 6 - After an early morning dive at Elphinstone, enjoy a relaxed dive local to Port Ghalib allowing you to cruise into the harbour in the early afternoon
St. Johns Reef. Exciting drop-offs overgrown with huge gorgonians and colourful soft corals, stunning coral gardens and safe anchorages for night diving. Barracudas, tuna and mackerel are often sighted here and on rarer occasions manta rays and dolphins. Hammerheads, grey sharks, silvertip sharks and white tip reef sharks can often be spotted out in the blue
St. Johns Reef North Located one hour north of the main St.John's area. Have fun finding your way through tunnels and around pinnacles
Elphinstone Reef. A Red Sea legend. One of the most beautiful reefs, with north and south plateau's covered in hard and soft corals. This is a truly awesome reef
Fury Shoal. An immense chain of reefs creating a host of outstanding dive sites including Abu Galawa in the north to Sataya in the south. Have fun to explore caves, tunnels, coral gardens, plateaus and drop offs! Abu Galawa is located within Fury Shoal - have fun exploring the wreck of 'Tug Boat'. The reef also has good coral dives on the west side
All dive sites are subject to weather conditions and cannot be guaranteed.
€1,299 per person + €35 VISA.
Return flights London Gatwick (LGW) - Egypt (RMF)
Transfers from/to airport
7 nights full board accommodation, tea/coffee/water/soft drinks, snacks
Twin Cabin on Full Board basis for 2 adults
6 days diving, 12lt cylinder and weights
Deposit 1: 10% at the time of booking (for bookings made greater than 9 months prior to departure) or 25% at the time of booking (for bookings made at or less than 9 months prior to departure)
Deposit 2: 15% due 9 months before departure (if 10% deposit paid at the time of booking)
Balance: 12 weeks before departure
BOOK NOW! For more information or to book on this Red Sea liveaboard trip, please contact us at Dive Academy (Ireland).
Thursday 07 Mar 2019
Max. Places: 26
Places Available: 18
This is Deposit ONLY (€325). Balanance must be paid latest 12 weeks before departure.