Royal Evolution

Boat Overview

Sudanese waters are possibly the most beautiful in the Red Sea and are certainly wildest. Every trip to the Sudan has the aura of adventure and every dive a thrill. Royal Evolution allows you to dive the pristine areas of the Sudanese Red Sea whilst making departure easy by embarking from Egypt for her extended 13 day cruise. Over the course of the 13 days you have the opportunity to take up to 42 dives in total, this is reached by up to 8 dives in Egyptian waters and up to 34 dives Sudanese. Royal Evolution is one of the most sophisticated liveaboards in the Red Sea. There are no compromises in safety, facilities or professionalism in the diving services provided. Royal Evolution offers a spacious dive deck, with comfortable and wide boarding steps for easy entry and exits; there is ample room for twenty four divers to store equipment and cylinders as well as two deck showers. On the main deck you will find a comfortable restaurant and separate lounge area, each accommodating twenty four guests. Within the lounge there is a communal TV and DVD player with media library, magazines and books, you will also find a light table for slides, and bar with ice making machines. In addition there is a dedicated classroom for those wishing to take a course while on board. Please note that Sudanese visa’s, taxes and local fees are not included within the tour cost, these are payable on board and currently cost €395.

Standard Twin Stateroom

Standard Twin Stateroom

Facilities

  • Twin beds
  • Entertainment facilities include a TV with a DVD player and a music speaker with individual control
  • Other amenities such as a safety box and a bar fridge are included

There are 10 twin cabins, all of which have an en suite bathroom and picture windows. Two of these cabins are disabled friendly.

Double Cabin

Double Cabin

Facilities

  • Queen bed
  • Entertainment facilities included are a music speaker with individual control and a TV with a DVD player
  • Safety box and bar fridge in each cabin

There are 2 double cabins, all of which have an en suite bathroom and picture windows.

Food and Drink

Royal Evolution provides three hearty meals a day, buffet style, and can cater for many dietary requirements. Fresh fruit and snacks are available between meals and after dives. Tea, coffee, mineral water and many soft drinks are included within your charter; canned drinks and alcohol (wine and beer) are available and payable on board.

Flights and Transfers

We can arrange direct flights from Birmingham and Gatwick to Marsa Alam. Transfer time to the boat is around 15 minutes.

Diving Information

Royal Evolution departs from Port Galib on Thursdays and returns 13 days later on a Wednesday. This makes it possible to arrive and depart from Egypt on either day and means a 1 night hotel stay either at the start or end of your holiday - this is included within the price. Below is a sample schedule: Day 1: Embark Royal Evolution for an overnight sailing to Fury Shoal or St.John reef. Day 2: Check dive at Fury Shoal or St.Johns reef. Diving the whole day. Sailing after night dive to Abu Fendira reef. Day 3: Early morning dive at Abu Fendira reef. Sailing to Port Sudan. Day 4: Arriving early morning to Port Sudan for Visa Registration & local taxes payment (approx 2 hours), sailing to Umbria wreck for two dives, sailing to Wingate reef for third & night dive. Day 5: Diving the whole day at Sanganeb reef (North & South plateau). Day 6: Early morning dive at North plateau of Sanganeb reef, then sailing to Shaab Rumi for second dive at “Cousteau Conshelf” and night dive. Day 7: Diving the whole day Shaab Rumi. Sailing early morning to Shab Suadi. Day 8: Early morning & morning dives at the Blue Belt (Toyota Wreck), third dive at the northern plateau of Shab Suadi, sailing at night to Angarosh reef. Day 9: Diving the whole day at Angarosh reef (sailing to Mesherifa for afternoon dive & overnight, only in October for the Manta season) Day 10: Sailing to Abington reef, diving the whole day, night dive and overnight. Day11: Sailing to Merlo reef, diving the whole day, night dive and overnight. Day 12: Sailing early morning to Angarosh reef for 2 dives then Sailing to St.John reef. Day 13: Disembark Port Galib

Boat Only Schedule & Prices

Flight price will be confirmed at the time of booking. Boat schedules and prices are updated every few days. We make every effort to remove sold out trips and reflect up to date prices as much as possible, but you will be mindful last places may sell fast and special offers may be sold out quickly via e-news and Facebook offers.

Depart Date Return Date Route Cabin Price
7 - Nov 2019 14 - Nov 2019 Brothers, Deadalus & Elphinstone Double Cabin £1096pp Enquire
21 - Nov 2019 5 - Dec 2019 Sudan 2 Weeks Double Cabin £2468pp Enquire
19 - Dec 2019 2 - Jan 2020 Sudan 2 Weeks Double Cabin £2468pp Enquire
16 - Apr 2020 30 - Apr 2020 Sudan Deep South, Suakin group out from Port Ghaleb Double Cabin £2742pp Enquire
14 - May 2020 28 - May 2020 Sudan Deep South, Suakin group out from Port Ghaleb Double Cabin £2742pp Enquire
28 - May 2020 11 - Jun 2020 Sudan Deep South, Suakin group out from Port Ghaleb Double Cabin £2742pp Enquire
9 - Jul 2020 16 - Jul 2020 Special Wrecks Double Cabin £1005pp Enquire
9 - Jul 2020 16 - Jul 2020 Special Wrecks Standard Twin Stateroom £1005pp Enquire
16 - Jul 2020 23 - Jul 2020 Special Wrecks Double Cabin £1005pp Enquire
16 - Jul 2020 23 - Jul 2020 Special Wrecks Standard Twin Stateroom £1005pp Enquire
23 - Jul 2020 30 - Jul 2020 Special Wrecks Double Cabin £1005pp Enquire
23 - Jul 2020 30 - Jul 2020 Special Wrecks Standard Twin Stateroom £1005pp Enquire
30 - Jul 2020 6 - Aug 2020 Special Wrecks Standard Twin Stateroom £1005pp Enquire
30 - Jul 2020 6 - Aug 2020 Special Wrecks Double Cabin £1005pp Enquire
13 - Aug 2020 20 - Aug 2020 Special Wrecks Standard Twin Stateroom £1005pp Enquire
13 - Aug 2020 20 - Aug 2020 Special Wrecks Double Cabin £1005pp Enquire
20 - Aug 2020 27 - Aug 2020 Special Wrecks Double Cabin £1005pp Enquire
20 - Aug 2020 27 - Aug 2020 Special Wrecks Standard Twin Stateroom £1005pp Enquire
27 - Aug 2020 3 - Sep 2020 Special Wrecks Standard Twin Stateroom £1005pp Enquire
27 - Aug 2020 3 - Sep 2020 Special Wrecks Double Cabin £1005pp Enquire
17 - Sep 2020 24 - Sep 2020 Special Wrecks Double Cabin £1005pp Enquire
17 - Sep 2020 24 - Sep 2020 Special Wrecks Standard Twin Stateroom £1005pp Enquire
24 - Sep 2020 1 - Oct 2020 Deadalus, Rocky Zabargad & St. John Standard Twin Stateroom £1096pp Enquire
24 - Sep 2020 1 - Oct 2020 Deadalus, Rocky Zabargad & St. John Double Cabin £1096pp Enquire
1 - Oct 2020 8 - Oct 2020 Brothers, Daedalus, Rocky & St. John Double Cabin £1142pp Enquire
15 - Oct 2020 22 - Oct 2020 Brothers, Daedalus, Rocky & St. John Double Cabin £1142pp Enquire
15 - Oct 2020 22 - Oct 2020 Brothers, Daedalus, Rocky & St. John Standard Twin Stateroom £1142pp Enquire
22 - Oct 2020 29 - Oct 2020 Deadalus, Rocky Zabargad & St. John Standard Twin Stateroom £1096pp Enquire
22 - Oct 2020 29 - Oct 2020 Deadalus, Rocky Zabargad & St. John Double Cabin £1096pp Enquire
29 - Oct 2020 5 - Nov 2020 Brothers, Daedalus, Rocky & St. John Double Cabin £1142pp Enquire
29 - Oct 2020 5 - Nov 2020 Brothers, Daedalus, Rocky & St. John Standard Twin Stateroom £1142pp Enquire
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  • Dining Area Dining Area
  • Lounge & Dining Area Lounge & Dining Area
  • Lounge Area Lounge Area
  • Lounge Area Lounge Area
  • Lower Deck cabin entrance Lower Deck cabin entrance
  • Lower Sundeck Lower Sundeck
  • Lower Sundeck Lower Sundeck
  • Lower Sundeck Lower Sundeck
  • Lower Sundeck Lower Sundeck
  • Sundeck Bar Sundeck Bar
  • Upper Sundeck Upper Sundeck
  • Upper Sundeck Upper Sundeck
  • Diving area Diving area
  • Diving area Diving area
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  • Upper Sundeck Upper Sundeck
  • Lower deck twin cabin Lower deck twin cabin
  • Lower deck cabin ensuite Lower deck cabin ensuite
  • Main deck double cabin Main deck double cabin
  • Main deck double cabin ensuite Main deck double cabin ensuite