Rich marine life
An absoltely classic Red Sea itinery, a liveaboard cruise on this itinerary offers the best of all worlds. If wrecks are your thing then Thistlegorm, Giannis D, Carnatic, and more should be enough to get your attention. Add some stunning reef dives at Ras Mohamed Marine Park, Danaba, and Gobal Island, amongst others, and you have an itinerary set to please divers of all levels and experience.
Maps & Itinerary
PLEASE NOTE: The inclusion of some of the sites listed below is dependent on itinerary duration, season and other factors that may be beyond our control.
Begin the week with a check dive, then journey north for an exhilarating afternoon and night dive. Spend four thrilling days cruising the northern Red Sea, with daily opportunities for three day dives and a night dive. While the specific dive sites and itinerary may vary based on conditions, anticipate visits to numerous wrecks, including Thistlegorm, Dunraven, Giannis D, Carnatic, and more. Indulge in fantastic reef dives at Ras Mohamed Marine Park, Danaba (Shag Rock), Sha’ab El Erg (renowned for dolphin encounters), and the captivating Island of Gobal.
Conclude your adventure with two leisurely morning dives near Hurghada, ensuring an early afternoon return. Seize the opportunity for an onshore evening to purchase souvenirs and revel in Egypt’s renowned hospitality before your departure the following day.
Your cruise director will schedule up to four dives per day; 3 day dives and, where possible, either a sunset or night dive. You can expect up to 21 dives in total, with diving days typically scheduled as follows:
- Light Breakfast followed by a briefing and Dive 1
- Full Breakfast, relaxation period, briefing and Dive 2
- Lunch, relaxation period, briefing and Dive 3
- Snack relaxation period, briefing and Dive 4, where possible
*The itinerary above is an example only and is subject to change at the time of sailing depending on local regulations and restrictions, guests’ experience, weather conditions and logistics and is at the Captain’s discretion. Adverse weather and sea conditions can affect this route which includes several overnight sailings.
Blue Melody underwent a complete interior re-fit in 2008, followed by an update in early 2016.
This spacious liveaboard boasts a large dining area, separate sky lounge with state of the art entertainment system and double and twin cabins, all benefiting from en suite facilities, air conditioning and personal entertainment systems. TV’s in the communal areas are also equipped with a hard drive containing movies and TV series. A generous dive deck also makes kitting up and getting in the water a stress free experience from this beautiful Red Sea liveaboard.
Updated in early 2016, award-winning Blue Horizon is our flagship vessel in Egypt and the benchmark for other Liveaboard vessels to follow.
With a contemporary and stylish feel, Blue Horizon takes Red Sea liveaboard diving to a whole new level and is truly deserving of the title ‘Best Liveaboard’ in the 2016 and 2015 Sport Diver awards, as well as ‘Liveaboard of the Year’ awarded by DIVER magazine in their recent industry awards.
Master Liveaboards offers a range of services to make your stay on board even more enjoyable. Marine Park & Port fees, equipment rental, Nitrox and courses can now be pre-booked and pre-paid at the time of booking your liveaboard. For our rebreather and technical diver guests, please send us your gas and equipment requests as early as possible.
Governmental Reef Tax (per person)
Goods & Services Tax*
The applicable Government Reef Tax for your itinerary will be added to your invoice at the time of booking your liveaboard holiday.
*14% Goods & Services Tax applies to all extras paid for on board.
Surcharges are subject to change at any time, and without notice.
Full equipment set*
Wetsuit (5mm full-length)
U/W LED torch
Full technical set**
Back gas regulators (set of 2)
Stage cylinder regs (O2 clean)
Wing and harness
*Full recreational equipment set includes wetsuit, BCD, regulators, weights, weight belt, SMB/reel, mask and snorkel, fins, boots and snorkel only. **Please note that all divers are required to dive with a computer.
**Full technical equipment set includes: Back gas regulators, Stage Regulators, Harness, Backplate and Wing
All equipment must be pre-booked to ensure availability and correct sizes, etc. are on board.
PLEASE NOTE: Prices listed above are exclusive of GST which will be added to onboard payments.
Extra 12L cylinder
15 Litre cylinder
Manifolded twin cylinders
Side-mount cylinder set
Stage cylinder with rigging
CCR Cylinder set
3L pony cylinder
Nitrox (single cylinder)
Nitrox (twin cylinders)
Rebreather O2 fills
Stage cylinders (40%-80%)
13 USD per fill
O2 scrubber (Sofnolime)
Price on request
Heliium (per litre)
On-board pricing is subject to change without notice. Although we endeavour to keep information as up-to-date as possible, please be aware that, although it is unlikely, prices may be different on your cruise.
PLEASE NOTE: Cylinder rental and nitrox prices listed above are exclusive of GST which will be added to onboard payments.
from 4 USD
Wine (per bottle)
from 25 USD
from 5 USD
Onboard prices may be subject to change, without notice. While we endeavour to keep this information as up-to-date as possible, please be aware that, although it is unlikely, prices may be different on your cruise.
Items listed above can not be paid for in advance. Prices include GST which applies to all onboard payments.
PADI EANx- Nitrox
PADI Advanced Open Water
PADI Deep Diver Speciality
PADI Scuba Tune-Up
PLEASE NOTE: The course prices listed above are for completing the practical (diving) elements only; they DO NOT include course materials or certification registration. You can register for online learning for PADI Advanced Open Water and PADI EANx (Nitrox) here. For all other courses, please speak to our reservations team.
*A range of other speciality courses are available on request. Please enquire with our reservations team for more information, prices and to pre-book.
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