M/Y Emperor Elite - Red Sea

  • Emperor Elite
  • Dive deck
  • Boat
  • Back of boat
  • Dive brief
  • Sun deck
  • Sun decks
  • Off to dive
  • Indoor dining area
  • Shaded outside seating

BOAT ONLY - FROM £0

This exceptional liveaboard measures 38m and has the largest cabin on the waves, the 28sqm Executive Suite. Explore all that the Red Sea has to offer in style and luxury from the two large RIBs where technical diving, sidemount, and rebreather can be arranged on request.

INCLUDED IN THE PRICE
  • 7 nights’ accommodation
  • Twin cabin share
  • Full board
  • Red wine with dinner
  • Up to 4 dives per day
  • Nitrox & Wi-Fi
KEY HOLIDAY HIGHLIGHTS
  • Accommodates up to 26 guests
  • Voted Best Liveaboard Worldwide 2020
  • Executive Suite & Junior Suite
  • Three sundecks & dive deck with platform
  • Dive poncho for each guest
  • Equipped for technical diving
DEPARTURE DATE LIVEABOARD BOAT SAFARI ROUTE i CABIN PORT PRICE
DEPARTURE LIST - £0pp Thu-3-Feb 2022 M/Y Emperor Elite Safaga, Brothers & Elphinstone i Standard Twin Stateroom Hurghada Jetty £0pp Book Trip
DEPARTURE LIST - £883pp Thu-10-Feb 2022 M/Y Emperor Elite South & St.Johns i Standard Twin Stateroom Port Ghalib £883pp Book Trip
DEPARTURE LIST - £883pp Thu-10-Mar 2022 M/Y Emperor Elite South & St.Johns i Standard Twin Stateroom Port Ghalib £883pp Book Trip
DEPARTURE LIST - £883pp Thu-24-Mar 2022 M/Y Emperor Elite South & St.Johns i Standard Twin Stateroom Port Ghalib £883pp Book Trip
DEPARTURE LIST - £883pp Thu-24-Feb 2022 M/Y Emperor Elite Reefs & Wrecks i Standard Twin Stateroom Hurghada Jetty £883pp Book Trip
DEPARTURE LIST - £883pp Thu-3-Mar 2022 M/Y Emperor Elite South & St.Johns i Standard Twin Stateroom Port Ghalib £883pp Book Trip
DEPARTURE LIST - £883pp Thu-17-Feb 2022 M/Y Emperor Elite South & St.Johns i Standard Twin Stateroom Port Ghalib £883pp Book Trip
DEPARTURE LIST - £883pp Thu-31-Mar 2022 M/Y Emperor Elite South & St.Johns i Standard Twin Stateroom Port Ghalib £883pp Book Trip
DEPARTURE LIST - £883pp Thu-7-Apr 2022 M/Y Emperor Elite South & St.Johns i Standard Twin Stateroom Port Ghalib £883pp Book Trip
DEPARTURE LIST - £883pp Thu-14-Apr 2022 M/Y Emperor Elite South & St.Johns i Standard Twin Stateroom Port Ghalib £883pp Book Trip
DEPARTURE LIST - £883pp Thu-21-Apr 2022 M/Y Emperor Elite South & St.Johns i Standard Twin Stateroom Port Ghalib £883pp Book Trip
DEPARTURE LIST - £883pp Fri-9-Dec 2022 M/Y Emperor Elite Reefs & Wrecks i Standard Twin Stateroom Hurghada Jetty £883pp Book Trip
DEPARTURE LIST - £883pp Fri-16-Dec 2022 M/Y Emperor Elite Reefs & Wrecks i Standard Twin Stateroom Hurghada Jetty £883pp Book Trip
DEPARTURE LIST - £883pp Fri-23-Dec 2022 M/Y Emperor Elite Reefs & Wrecks i Standard Twin Stateroom Hurghada Jetty £883pp Book Trip
DEPARTURE LIST - £982pp Thu-5-May 2022 M/Y Emperor Elite South & St.Johns i Standard Twin Stateroom Port Ghalib £982pp Book Trip
DEPARTURE LIST - £982pp Thu-19-May 2022 M/Y Emperor Elite South & St.Johns i Standard Twin Stateroom Port Ghalib £982pp Book Trip
DEPARTURE LIST - £982pp Thu-9-Jun 2022 M/Y Emperor Elite South & St.Johns i Standard Twin Stateroom Port Ghalib £982pp Book Trip
DEPARTURE LIST - £982pp Thu-8-Sep 2022 M/Y Emperor Elite South & St.Johns i Standard Twin Stateroom Port Ghalib £982pp Book Trip
DEPARTURE LIST - £1006pp Thu-17-Mar 2022 M/Y Emperor Elite Daedalus, Fury & Elphinstone i Standard Twin Stateroom Marsa Garib £1006pp Book Trip
DEPARTURE LIST - £1006pp Thu-1-Dec 2022 M/Y Emperor Elite Safaga, Brothers & Elphinstone i Standard Twin Stateroom Hurghada Jetty £1006pp Book Trip
DEPARTURE LIST - £1048pp Thu-28-Apr 2022 M/Y Emperor Elite Simply the Best i Standard Twin Stateroom Marsa Garib £1048pp Book Trip
DEPARTURE LIST - £1072pp Thu-18-Nov 2021 M/Y Emperor Elite South & St.Johns i Standard Twin Stateroom Port Ghalib £1072pp Book Trip
DEPARTURE LIST - £1072pp Fri-30-Dec 2022 M/Y Emperor Elite Reefs & Wrecks i Standard Twin Stateroom Hurghada Jetty £1072pp Book Trip
DEPARTURE LIST - £1072pp Thu-13-Oct 2022 M/Y Emperor Elite South & St.Johns i Standard Twin Stateroom Port Ghalib £1072pp Book Trip
DEPARTURE LIST - £1072pp Thu-10-Nov 2022 M/Y Emperor Elite South & St.Johns i Standard Twin Stateroom Port Ghalib £1072pp Book Trip
DEPARTURE LIST - £1072pp Thu-24-Nov 2022 M/Y Emperor Elite South & St.Johns i Standard Twin Stateroom Port Ghalib £1072pp Book Trip
DEPARTURE LIST - £1105pp Thu-17-Nov 2022 M/Y Emperor Elite Daedalus, Fury & Elphinstone i Standard Twin Stateroom Marsa Garib £1105pp Book Trip
DEPARTURE LIST - £1105pp Thu-16-Jun 2022 M/Y Emperor Elite Safaga, Brothers & Elphinstone i Standard Twin Stateroom Hurghada Jetty £1105pp Book Trip
DEPARTURE LIST - £1105pp Thu-1-Sep 2022 M/Y Emperor Elite Daedalus, Fury & Elphinstone i Standard Twin Stateroom Marsa Garib £1105pp Book Trip
DEPARTURE LIST - £1105pp Thu-26-May 2022 M/Y Emperor Elite Simply the Best i Standard Twin Stateroom Marsa Garib £1105pp Book Trip

Voted Best Liveaboard Worldwide 2020, Emperor Elite has the largest cabin on the ocean, the 28 sqm Executive Suite, along with a new 18 sqm Junior Suite boasting panoramic views of the Red Sea. This 38m custom designed boat is built to a superior standard and accommodates a maximum of 26 guests in a variety of cabin types, across multiple decks.

All cabins are ensuite, with individual air conditioning, and three towels and a dive poncho for each guest. This spacious boat also has three sun decks, a dive deck with platform, a stylish air-conditioned salon and dining room. Free red wine is included within your package, along with NITROX and Wi-Fi, signal permitting. The contemporary style, luxurious finishes, delicious food, and fantastic crew and dive guides make for a memorable Red Sea diving holiday.

Divers can enjoy a selection of itineraries aboard Emperor Elite including Reefs & Wrecks which offers the best of both worlds visiting the famous wrecks of the Northern Red Sea such as SS Thistlegorm, along with some superb reef diving including the famous horseshoe shaped reef of Shaab El Erg, and not forgetting Ras Mohamed with its steep walls and big fish. South and St Johns is a fantastic trip for those wanting to experience the wonders of the Deep South.

Standard Twin Stateroom

Standard Twin Stateroom

Facilities

  • Located on the lower deck
  • Twin beds
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Air conditioning controls
  • Three towels plus a bathrobe per person

The Emperor Elite has 8 standard twin cabins, all of which are ensuite. They also have independent air conditioning, bathroom amenities and personal entertainment facilities.

Premuim Twin Cabin Upper Deck

Premuim Twin Cabin Upper Deck

Facilities

  • Twin beds
  • Ensuite bathrooms
  • Three towels plus a bathrobe provide per person
  • Air conditioning
  • On the Upper Deck.

There are 3 premium twin cabins aboard the Emperor Elite. These have a private bathroom, storage, entertainment facilities and bathroom amenities.

Suite

Suite

Facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite Bathrooms
  • Three towels plus a bathrobe provide per person
  • On Upper Deck

Double Junior Suite, on the upper deck with an amazing panoramic viwe of the Red Sea. With air conditioning, three towels and a dive poncho per guest.

Executive Suite

Executive Suite

Facilities

  • Twin Beds
  • Ensuite Bathrooms
  • Three towels plus a bathrobe provide per person
  • Air conditioning
  • On the Lower Deck

There is 1 Upper Deck Executive Suite cabin aboard the Emperor Elite. These have a private bathroom, storage, entertainment facilities and bathroom amenities.

  • Simply the Best

    Simply the Best offers the chance to dive the best 3 sites in the area, Elpinstone, Big and Little Brothers, and Daedalus Reef. A spectacular mix of reef and wreck diving with a diverse array of marine species including sharks.

    Pelagics - Wrecks – Reefs – Pinnacles – Deep Walls – Hard & Soft Corals
  • South & St.Johns

    Sailing to the southernmost reefs, the South & St Johns safari is perfect for those wanting less arduous diving whilst exploring some of the best sites that the Red Sea has to offer at a more relaxed pace.

    Reefs – Tunnels – Deep Walls – Pelagics – Soft Corals – Reef Fish
  • Reefs & Wrecks

    This itinerary does exactly what it says on the tin giving divers the best of both worlds, the fascinating wrecks of the northern Red Sea such as SS Thistlegorm, along with stunning diving around Jackson Reef, Tiran’s most popular dive.

    Wrecks – Reefs – Pelagics – Large Schooling Fish – Deep Walls – Coral Gardens - Nudibranch
  • Red Sea Sharks

    Flexibility is key with the Red Sea Sharks safari as you will go where the action is, and by action we mean sharks. The warmer months of May to August attract a variety of Red Sea sharks to the remote offshore reefs so prepare for some close encounters.

    Pelagics – Drop-Offs – Reefs – Dolphins
  • Safaga, Brothers & Elphinstone

    Delights of this trip include the offshore reefs of Safaga, Elphinstone’s sheer walls, vertical cliffs, and variety of marine life, along with the dramatic dive at the Salem Express and the wonderful Abu Dabab, and of course Brothers never disappoints.

    Pelagics – Wrecks – Reefs – Deep Walls – Corals Gardens – Dolphins – Turtles – Nudibranch
  • Daedalus, Fury & Elphinstone

    The trip promises less sailing and more time sent exploring these three iconic dive sites where stunning reefs, huge corals, sharks, sheer walls, and drop-offs, come as standard. Schooling hammerheads are often seen, especially from May to November.

    Reefs – Deep Walls – Pelagics – Turtles – Coral Gardens – Dolphins – Drop-Offs

The Red Sea lies between Africa and Asia and is surrounded by desert. The warm waters, minimal rainfall and sunny days attract travellers from all over the world. The diving season is year-round with visibility averaging 30m. From December to February, the nights can be cool, with warm, balmy nights in the summer months. July and August are the hottest months. In winter, there can often be a breeze.

There are over 1200 species of marine life that can be found in the Red Sea, the most common are clown fish, moray, turtles, napoleon, and parrot fish. Add to this world-famous wrecks, sharks, dolphins, pristine corals and even the elusive dugong, and you have a diving destination that has something wonderful around every corner. Reefs team with life, a kaleidoscope of colours sure to impress every diver, with the clear waters attracting underwater photographers along with beginners and those wanting to try their hand at technical diving, and of course shipwreck enthusiasts.

Average temperatures in Summer (April-October):
Air 26-30°c / Sea: 27-31°c

Average temperatures in Winter (November-March):
Air 22-24°c / Sea 23-25°c

Trips depart from either Hurghada Port or Marsa Ghalib. We can arrange flights into both Hurghada Airport and Marsa Alam Airport from a selection of airports in the UK, the flight time is around five and a half hours.

Transfers between the airport and the boat will be included within your package.

A Visa is required for entry into both Hurghada and Marsa Alam.

The Egyptian Pound is the currency in Egypt however euros and sterling are widely accepted in small denominations.
The time difference is GMT + 2 hours.
The calling code is +20
The plug type is C & F / 220v voltage
Please follow this link for up-to-date health advice and details of any vaccinations that are required before travel
https://www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice/egypt

Guests will enjoy a delicious variety of food each day, all freshly prepared by professional chefs and served buffet style. There is a good selection of meat, chicken, fish, pasta, rice, and vegetable dishes served with a choice of salads. During a typical day you will have breakfast, a morning snack, lunch, afternoon snack and dinner, and crisps, chips, cakes, biscuits, and fresh fruit are available throughout the day, along with water, tea, coffee or hot chocolate, and soft drinks. All of which are complimentary. Emperor ask guests to bring their own refillable drinking water bottle.

Beer and wine are available onboard for an additional charge, alternatively guests are welcome to bring their own alcohol. Red wine is included during dinner on all boats. Please feel free to bring your favourite snacks as these can be quite limited in Egypt. Chocolate is available onboard for an additional charge.

If you have any special dietary requests, please do let us know in advance so that we can make the necessary arrangements for when you are onboard. Emperor source items locally, therefore some items such as wholemeal pastas or flour, gluten free products or soya substitutes are not typically available.

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