Gelen, Egypt


The MS Gelen is a fantastic option for an exciting Red Sea dive safari. Offering a comfortable and relaxing experience, the 38m MS Gelen caters to 20 guests in 8 double cabins and 2 spacious Master Suites. Each cabin features a private en-suite bathroom, AC, minibar, TV & DVD player, and hairdryer. Social areas include a comfortable indoor salon with flat screen TV and entertainment area, bar and indoor dining area. Full board meals, tea, coffee, and water are included in the price. An array of international and local cuisine is served buffet-style 3 times per day. Guests can also relax on the sundeck or the outdoor shaded lounge area to enjoy the Egyptian sea breeze.

The spacious dive deck of the M/S Gelen is located at the back of the boat and has ample space for kitting-up and individual gear storage. Itineraries explore the best dive sites in the Red Sea. Join the MS Gelen liveaboard for the 7-night Brothers & Elphinstone route, perfect for divers who can't get enough of sharks, wrecks & walls. The Deep South - St. Johns itinerary offers plenty of diverse diving, with beautiful coral gardens, breathtaking walls, huge schools of fish and the chance to see large pelagic life on offer. Whichever tour you choose the experienced and professional guides of the MS Gelen are on hand to make this a dive safari to remember.

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Included: VAT, Accommodation, Tanks, Weights, Belts, All meals, Towels Provided

Excluded: General additional costs (payable on site): Harbour Fee Port Ghalib 25,00 Euro pp, Marine Park fees for Brothers Trips 60,00 Euro p.p, Marine Park fees for St. Johns, Daedalus, Zabargad, Rocky Islands or Brothers & Daedalus & Elphinstone Touren 110,00 Euro p.p, 15 l tank (air/nitrox), 3 days / 4 days / 7 days, 20,00 / 25,00 / 35,00 Euro p.p, Alcoholic beverages (beer, wine) according to the price list on board. Season surcharge from 30.9.2018 to 11.11.2018 50,00€ per person per tour.

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Boat features

  • TV in cabins
  • Air Conditioned saloon
  • Aircon Cabins
  • Sun Deck
  • Indoor Saloon
  • Non-Diver (Snorkeler) Friendly
  • Warm Water Showers
  • Separate rinse for u/w camera
  • En-Suite bathrooms

Food & Drinks

  • Western Food
  • Local Food
  • Vegetarian Options
  • Buffet style
  • Beer available
  • Selection of wines

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.


  • DIN Adaptors
  • Nitrox available
  • Rinse Hoses
  • Dive deck
  • Free Nitrox

Gear Rental

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.

Boat Specifications

  • Year built 2007
  • Length 38m
  • Beam 8 meters
  • Cruising speed up to 15 knots
  • Engines 2x 780hp Caterpillar
  • Max guests 20
  • Number of cabins 10
  • Water capacity 8000 litres
  • Fuel capacity 14000 litres

Boat Navigation and Safety

  • Radar
  • GPS
  • E.P.I.R.B. Distress System
  • Life Vests
  • Fire Alarm & Fire Extinguishers
  • Oxygen
  • First Aid Kits

Gelen Reviews

  • 7.2 Good
  • 1 Verified Review
  1. Vessel
  2. Crew
  3. Food
  4. Diving
  5. Value
  • 7.2 Good
  • David S
  • Czech Republic Czech Republic
The famous B, D, E safari for good value with experienced dive guide.

The boat wasn´t overcrowded, good weather, excellent underwater visibility. Downsides: not enough dives, food, rush

Recommended for
longimanus, manta ray, sea cow
Origin: US