Dive experience: North & Wrecks: Tiran, St. John's Reefs safaris - Open Water diver certification and proof of 30 logged dives required; for Brothers, Daedalus Reef & Elphinstone, Red Sea South safaris - Advanced Open Water diver and 50 logged dives required.
Cruise price per person includes: Cabin accommodation with air-conditioning, breakfast, lunch, dinner, snacks, water, bottled soft drinks and hot drinks, return transfers from Hurghada airport to boat for Hurghada departures and from Marsa Alam and Hurghada airports for Port Ghalib departures, dives (as detailed in the trips above), nitrox fills for certified enriched air divers, ENOS diver location safety system, experienced English-speaking divemaster(s) (number depends on route), tanks, weights and weightbelts, all taxes.
Cruise price per person excludes (mandatory, unless customer provides own): Scuba equipment (US$ 147 per trip), diving insurance, national park, port and other fees:
North & Wrecks: US$ 174, Tiran: US$ 174, St John's: US$ 185, (North &) Brothers (start/end Hurghada): US$ 191, (North &) Brothers (start/end Port Ghalib): US$ 212, Brothers, Daedalus & Elphinstone/Red Sea South: US$ 245,
Unless otherwise stated, all the listed items need to be paid on arrival (cash only).
Optional extras: Alcoholic drinks, dive computer, torches. Unless otherwise stated, all the listed items need to be paid on arrival.
How to get there: MY Blue Storm liveaboard cruises depart from Hurghada and Port Ghalib and collective return transfers are provided from nearby hotels and from Hurghada Airport to Hurghada, and from Marsa Alam and Hurghada airports to Port Ghalib. For more details visit our Red Sea travel information section.
The first and last nights of the cruise are spent in the harbour. Guests arrive and board on the first day after 3 pm. The last dive of the trip will be at around 10 am on the penultimate day and the yacht returns to port at 4 pm. Guests depart at 9 am or latest at noon on the final day. Please wait at least 18 hours before flying after diving.
Non-diver rate: 10% off the published price.
Single supplement (if you do not want to share accommodation): This is optional - single travellers may choose to share a cabin or pay a supplement of 80% of the published price for their own cabin.
Dive clubs and group discounts: Pay for 7 guests and 1 extra guest can join the cruise in a lower deck cabin free of charge (except during high season 23 Sep - 4 Nov 2021).
Whole boat charter rate (per night): Pay for 19 guests and 3 additional guests can join the cruise in twin bed cabins free of charge.
Add-on package: If you have time, we strongly recommend that you consider some of the wonderful antiquities tours in Egypt which can add a whole new dimension to your holiday. Cairo museum's royal mummies, the pyramids of Giza, the Great Sphinx, a glorious cruise down the Nile staying in a luxury cabin, The Valley of the Kings, all of these and more can be seen in packages starting at 6 nights' duration. Other activities such as 4x4 safaris and camel tours are also available as are custom-made packages to suit your needs.