Longimanus Liveaboard, Egypt


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The 36m MY Longimanus liveaboard was built by divers for divers, to offer unforgettable dive safaris in the Red Sea, Egypt. Accommodation on-board the yacht is 8 spacious double cabins located on the lower deck, and 2 suites with queen size beds on the upper deck catering for up to 20 divers. All cabins come fully equipped with individually controlled AC, private en-suite bathroom, mini-bar, towels and bathrobes. Social areas include a fully air-conditioned salon with 60in plasma TV, bar and sun deck. Meals are served buffet-style in the dining room, and in-between dives the crew will serve snacks, water, soft drinks, tea and coffee.

The spacious dive deck aboard the M/Y Longimanus liveaboard is located at the back of the boat, and has a gear storage area, fresh water showers, equipment rinse areas and camera charging stations. Itineraries showcase the best of the Red Sea diving, and explore world-class dive sites such as Brothers, Daedalus, Elphinstone Reef, Rocky and Zabargad. Up to 4 dives per day will be offered and nitrox is available for those certified (extra cost).

The experienced and professional crew of the MY Longimanus dive boat are on hand to help you create a memorable Egypt diving liveaboard safari. Call us or book online today to reserve your space.

Book with Confidence!

We want you to be able to book your dream liveaboard trip with confidence during these unprecedented times. We're working together with some liveaboard operators to offer you complete reassurance, so you can start planning your next vacation and have an amazing trip to look forward to in the future.

Our 'Flexible Booking Conditions' mean that if travel restrictions are implemented by your local government or the government of the country you are travelling to due to COVID 19 (Coronavirus) so you are unable to travel, then by booking this liveaboard you will have the option of:

- A full refund with no cancellation penalties up to 30 days before departure


- The opportunity to move your booking to another date for the same liveaboard up to 24 months from the original departure date with no rebooking fees

Applies to all new bookings placed from 1 June to 31 July 2020 for travel between 1 July 2020 until 31 December 2021.

*The above policies are subject to change without further notice. Rebooking is subject to availability and may be subject to price changes. Applicable to new bookings only. Offer is not retroactive and does not apply to previous bookings which are being rescheduled.

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Included: VAT, Airport Transfer, Drinking Water, Soft drinks, Soft Drinks at Meal Times, Tea & Coffee, Welcome Cocktails, Full-Board Meal Plan (All meals), Snacks, Diving Package, Extra Dives, Deck Towels, WiFi internet.

Required Extras: National Park Fees (140-180 EUR per trip), Port Fees, Visas and Fees.

Optional Extras: Dive Insurance, Gratuities (50 EUR), Hotel Transfer, Alcoholic Beverages, Alcoholic Drinks at Dinner, Wine with Dinner, Nitrox, Nitrox Course (49-65 EUR), Private Dive Guide (350 EUR), Rental Gear (7-22 EUR per day), Scuba Diving Courses, Snorkel Gear, Snorkeling Guide.

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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Boat features

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Audio & video entertainment
  • Library
  • Air Conditioned saloon
  • Aircon Cabins
  • Sun Deck
  • Indoor Saloon
  • Non-Diver (Snorkeler) Friendly
  • Warm Water Showers
  • Custom built for diving
  • Charging stations
  • En-Suite bathrooms
  • Free Internet
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Outside Showers
  • Seaview Cabins
  • Snorkeling Equipment
  • Separate Rinse for u/w Camera
  • Dedicated Local & International Crew
  • Leisure Deck
  • Bar
  • Available for Charter

Food & Drinks

  • Western Food
  • Local Food
  • Vegetarian Options
  • Buffet style
  • Beer available
  • Snacks All Day
  • Vegan Options
  • Free Soft Drinks
  • Full-board Option

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
  • Rebreather Support
  • Rinse Hoses
  • Dive deck
  • Tenders for diving
  • Sidemount Diving
  • Shaded Diving Area

The crew speaks English and German.

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 2003
  • Length 36 meters
  • Engines 2x764 PS Caterpillar
  • Max guests 20
  • Number of cabins 10
  • Number of bathrooms 12
  • Tenders 2 Zodiacs with 40PS outboard motors
  • Freshwater maker 6t per day 15t Reserve

Boat Navigation and Safety

  • Radar
  • Depth Sounder
  • GPS
  • Radio VHF/DSC/SSB
  • E.P.I.R.B. Distress System
  • Emergency Rafts
  • Life Vests
  • Fire Alarm & Fire Extinguishers
  • Oxygen
  • First Aid Kits
  • Satellite & mobile phones
  • Search light

Longimanus Reviews

  • 8.8 Fabulous
  • 4 Verified Reviews
  1. Vessel
  2. Crew
  3. Food
  4. Diving
  5. Value
  • 9.2 Superb
  • Uwe K
  • Germany Germany
Comfortable boat and a nice tour

45 min fun with dolphins on the check dive - unforgettable!

Recommended for
Weather, Diving, Relax
  • 9.2 Superb
  • Tatiana V
  • Switzerland Switzerland
Amazing experience!

Diving with Longimanus

Recommended for
Diving, Crew, Food
  • 8.0 Very good
  • Alan B
  • Australia Australia
If only the air conditioning worked.......

Seeing Silky sharks Aircon in the cabins poorly designed, crew tried hard to make them work, but I resorted to sleeping on the cabin floor (cooler)

Recommended for
Crew, guides, food.
Origin: US