DEEP SOUTH

The Deep South is also known as Saint Johns. An area full of caverns and amazing reef structures. Can be visited from both Hurghada and Port Ghalib. After visiting Saint Johns we go onto Fury Shaol with famous reefs like Malahi and Claudio and of course the Dolphin house of the south.
The Deep South is also known as Saint Johns. An area full of caverns and amazing reef structures. Can be visited from both Hurghada and Port Ghalib. After visiting Saint Johns we go onto Fury Shaol with famous reefs like Malahi and Claudio and of course the Dolphin house of the south.

Usually we depart from Port Ghalib as we wander towards the deep south of Egypts Red Sea into an area called Saint Johns. This area is known for a great variety of reef structures, from caverns, to lagoons, to deep dropping walls, plateaus, farshas, habilis and much more. Stunning coral formations, great diversity of marine life and awesome adventures.

ITINERARY DEEP SOUTH

Departure / arrival portHurghada or Port Ghalib
RouteSaint Johns with Umm Aruk, Dangerous, Paradise, Big Gota. Then onto Fury Shoal with Claudio, Sataya Reef and Malahi. The last day we will do Elphinstone.
Price range (euro)900, -1.200
Included3 meals a day plus snacks, coffee (Nescafe) tea and water, cabins shared, 12 L tank, weights and air airfilling. Including fuel, marine park and parking fees. Transfer from/to your hotel or airport within a limited range and based upon all to be organized transfers.
Additional costsSoft drinks, alcohol, rental dive equipment if needed, use of Nitrox.
Please note: These are general rules and guidelines. The individual booking of a Liveaboard may have slightly different pricing technique. The final price can only be given as we know your exact travel desires and will be based upon availability.
the bearded scorpion fish can change it colors as means to blend into the background.
the bearded scorpion fish can change it colors as means to blend into the background.
If you see this anemone than seek for this popcorn shrimp as they are usually found together.
If you see this anemone than seek for this popcorn shrimp as they are usually found together.
With open fins and two strange extensions on its head this is the juvenile rock mover wrasse.
With open fins and two strange extensions on its head this is the juvenile rock mover wrasse

SCHEDULE LIVEABOARD

ArrivalYou are welcomed on board as of 17:00 on arrival day. A brief introduction of the boat will be given and all the paperwork need to be taken care off.. You will be asked to set suit your set and check all your equipment. And dinner is served on board.
Day 1After breakfast you will receive a full boat briefing and a dive procedures briefing. After that time for the first dive. Today 2-3 dives will be organized depending on the itinerary and needed travel times.
Day 2-5Every day 3 or 4 dives will be organized. NOTE that night diving in Marine Parks are not allowed in with case there will be 3 organized dives a day. On day 5 it is custom to organize a party dinner.
Day 6In the morning 2-3 dives will be organized, also the billing, paperwork and tipping will be taken care of before going back to the Marina. The dive guides will explain anything you need to know about your return and all the things that need to be taken care of. Once in port resupply of the boat and refueling will take place to prepare for the next trip.
Departure dayAfter breakfast around 9 am all guests are expected to check out of their cabin. Everybody is transferred out of the boat at the latest by 10 am.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

  • Guests that are younger than 18 years old should be accompanied by an adult and where supervision is needed this will be the responsibility of the adult.
  • Required experience: Advanced Open water diver with minimum 30 logged dives. Advice is to have a deep speciality. Note that the Advanced course as well as the deep or drifting diving can be done onboard. Please inform us at your booking to make the proper arrangements.
  • Diving: 1-2 dives on the first and last day, a total of 6 days of diving and if the conditions permit we will make 4 dives a day, including a night dive. NOTE that in Marine Parks night diving is not permitted hence a maximum of 3 dives will be organized as these Marine Parks are visited.
  • Included in the diving: Air, tank and weights. Nitrox and other equipment is available at request and for a surcharge.
  • Sailing: Most sailing is done during the day. However you should expect at least 2 overnight sails.

Please note: The itinerary is a guideline for the trip you have booked. Depending on weather and sea conditions the execution may vary.  

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