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The Freedom VIII liveaboard is a fantastic budget friendly option for dive trips exploring the Northern Red Sea. Itineraries are either short 2 or 3-night trips or longer 6-night trips. Dive sites may include the famous wrecks of the north such as the Thistlegorm and Dunraven, Ras Mohamed,the Straits of Tiran and the well-known dive sites of Woodhouse, Jackson, Thomas and Gordon which are rich in marine life. Dive facilities on board include a dive deck located at the back of the boat and dive tender.
Topside the Freedom VIII yacht caters to just 11 guests making her ideal for small groups. There are 5 cabins on-board, 1 x double, 1 x twin and 1 x triple with en-suite bathrooms and 2 x twin cabins which share a bathroom. For relaxation there are 2 sun decks, one on the bow and one on the stern, as well as an indoor salon and dining room with AC, TV, DVD player and music player. Full board accommodation is included and special dietary requirements can be catered to with advance notice.
The friendly and professional crew of the Freedom VIII liveaboard Egypt are on hand to help you create a memorable Red Sea diving safari. Call us or book online today to reserve your space.
If travel restrictions are implemented by your local government or the government of the country you are travelling to due to COVID 19 (Coronavirus) which means you are unable to travel, then the following will apply:
Book with Confidence Terms:
- Free cancellation: 30 days prior departure
- Ultimate rebook date: 24 months from the original departure date
- 10% - down payment
- 90% - 29 days prior departure
Applies to all new bookings placed from 25 March to 31 May 2020 for travel between 1 May 2020 until 31 December 2021. Rebooking is subject to availability.
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Included: VAT, Port Fees, Hotel Transfer, Drinking Water, Soft drinks, Tea & Coffee, Full-Board Meal Plan (All meals), Snacks, Diving Package, Extra Dives, Nitrox, Snorkeling Guide, Beach Towels, Cabin Towels, Deck Towels, WiFi internet.
Required Extras: National Park Fees (7-13 EUR per day), Visas and Fees (25 EUR per trip).
Optional Extras: Dive Insurance, Travel Insurance, Chamber Fees (1 EUR per day), Gratuities (10 EUR per day), Airport Transfer (10 EUR), Local Flights, Alcoholic Beverages, Nitrox Course (80 EUR), Private Dive Guide (50 EUR per day), Rental Gear (15-25 EUR per day), Scuba Diving Courses, Glass Bottom Boat Excursion (15 EUR per trip), Land Excursions, Snorkel Gear, Wakeboarding (20 EUR per trip), Water Ski (20 EUR per trip).
Book now, pay later: You can easily place your booking online. We will then hold the spaces for you and you can confirm with a payment later.
* Extra fees are shown per person.
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Food & Drinks
If you have any specific dietary requirements whilst on-board your cruise, you can add this to your special requests on step 2 of the booking form. We advise limiting these requests to religious beliefs or food allergies.
The crew speaks English.
There is diving gear available on this boat. Please provide your rental needs on the booking form. See below for further details on inclusions and pricing. Show prices.
- Length 22 meters
- Cruising speed 12 knots
- Engines 2 x 750 HP
- Max guests 11
- Number of cabins 5
- Number of bathrooms 4
- Water capacity 6 tonnes
- Fuel capacity 8 tonnes
Boat Navigation and Safety
Freedom VIII Reviews
- 8.0 Very good
- 1 Verified Review
- Vessel 8.0
- Crew 8.0
- Food 8.0
- Diving 8.0
- Value 8.0
finally dived the thistlegorm
Thistlegorm for sure. TRhere was only 5 of us on there so that was great, would ahve to say be different story if full
- Recommended for
- food was good, wreck was great, boat was empty