Red Sea Aggressor II | Red Sea Liveaboard - Red Sea

  • Guests 22
  • Rooms 11 in total with 3 cabin grades
  • Restaurants Dining area on main deck
  • Food and Drinks Tasty buffet of international and local cuisine
  • Facilities40m long stable liveaboard
  • Diving Up to 5 dives a day
  • Diving Extras Ask about rental gear and courses on booking
  • Internet Access Email is not available, however, there is a satellite phone available for incoming and outgoing calls for a fee.

About Red Sea Aggressor II

The Red Sea is one of the most popular world class dive destinations and now you can rediscover the incredible dive sites from the decks of the luxurious Red Sea Aggressor II. This stable liveabaord will offer guests a 7-night itinerary diving the best of the north to Ras Mohamed and the Straits of Tiran. Just off shore lives thousands of species of fish in beautiful crystal clear water with coral gardens, historical shipwrecks, breath-taking soft corals, and pinnacles. There are over one thousand species of fish in the Red Sea, 20 percent of which can be found nowhere else in the world. Where the Egyptian desert sands end, a marine paradise begins.

The Red Sea Aggressor II is a spacious 40m liveaboard with a 26 ft. beam, built and powered for comfort, safety and stability. She is diesel powered, cruises at 10-12 knots and has 220-volt power. Comfortable accommodations for 22 guests include 11 spacious staterooms each independently air-conditioned, a private head and shower, porthole view window, mirrored cabinet, hair dryer, fresh towels and volume controls. The Red Sea Aggressor II has 2 Master staterooms each with a queen bed, 8 Deluxe staterooms, each with two twin beds and 1 suite with a queen bed. Each stateroom has a 32-inch flat screen TV offering a selection of 400 movies, TV shows and documentaries. Guests will also be able to plug their computers into the TV screen to edit underwater pictures and video.

The yacht has a beautiful spacious salon, large sun deck with shading, Jacuzzi, chaise lounges and deck chairs, bar and a complete photo/video center. The onboard video format is both NTSC and PAL. Meals are always a highlight on board an Aggressor boat, and this is no exception. The menu aboard is varied and plentiful, with a variety of Egyptian feasts and local cuisine. Served alongside, is the Aggressorís beverage package, which includes fruit juices, soft drinks, iced water, iced tea, coffee, and a limited selection of local beer and wine, which are complimentary. There is a variety of nightly entertainment, including diving, marine life identification presentations, movies, games and more. On board is a selection of 400 classic and new release movies that can be viewed in the boats salon or taken to your cabin to watch.

Master staterooms

One queen bed, 60" x 78" inches, picture window, bathrobes, hairdryer, fresh towels, air conditioning, 32 inch flat screen TV with a selection of over 400 movies and private bathrooms.

Suite

One queen bed, 60" x 78" inches, Port hole, bathrobes, hairdryer, fresh towels, air conditioning, 32 inch flat screen TV with a selection of over 400 movies and a private bathroom.

Deluxe cabins

Two single beds (side by side), 35" x 79", porthole, bathrobes, hairdryer, fresh towels, air-conditioning, 32 inch flat screen TV with a selection of over 400 movies and private bathrooms.

Boat layout

Please note these prices are for the land only section of your holiday and do not include flights.

Frequently Asked Questions

Location

The Red Sea is between 4-5 hours flying time direct from the UK. Scuba Travel have over 20 year's experience in the Red Sea and have carefully selected a fleet of luxury liveaboards and superb hotels that meet our exacting standards. Explore the sheer beauty of the Red Sea on a Red Sea liveaboard from North to South. Sharm el Sheikh, Hurghada and El Gouna are popular resort locations, whilst Marsa Alam, El Quesir and Hamata are perfect for those looking for quiet escapism.

Weather and Climate

Fine weather is the order of the day pretty much throughout the year, with rainfall quite rare and short lived. The hottest time of the year is July to August with air temperatures over 30°C. Even in Egypt's so called 'winter' the average rarely falls below 20°C. Water temperature varies from 20°C in February to 29°C in September. Please choose your exposure suit accordingly, depending on your personal preferences.

Travel

Flight options

As standard our holiday packages are based on flights from London Gatwick, direct to your Red Sea hub - Sharm el Shekh, Hurghada or Marsa Alam. Where possible, we are happy to offer regional departures, in particular Manchester. A supplement may apply for regional departures. Times and any applicable supplements will be confirmed by your travel consultant before you finalise your holiday. Unfortunately, not all regional flight routings are compatible with liveaboard schedules. If you wish to make your own flight arrangements to Egypt, let us know and we can remove the cost of the international flights from your quote. Please do not confirm any flight arrangements yourself before your holiday is confirmed by us.

Stopovers

As flights are direct between the UK and Egypt, there are no stop over options available.

Arrange before you go

Visa requirements

All UK visitors to Egypt need an entry visa (valid for a 30 days). This can be obtained on arrival with cash payment. Or you can npw apply online by clicking here Save time and prebook your visa with Scuba Travel's prepaid visa service. It is your responsibility to ensure your passport is valid and you fulfil entry requirements. Regulations can change: please review current FCO advice: click here

Insurance

Scuba Travel requires all of our customers to have diving insurance. Please make sure that you have appropriate cover for your diving activities. We also strongly recommend you have travel insurance. It's worth taking out travel insurance once you have paid your deposit to ensure you are covered for unforeseen events and cancellation. Find out more about our combined dive and travel policy click here

Immunisations

Please speak to your local GP or check out the latest NHS advice on travel immunisations: click here

Preparing to fly

Seating

Most flights to Egypt are charter flights. This means seating is allocated at check in. For some carriers we are able to prebook leg room, window or aisle seats. Please speak to your travel consultant about availability and the current charges levied by your airline.

Check in

Charter airlines do not enable online check in for flights to Egypt. You must print your ticket coupon prior to travel. Do ensure you leave up to 3 hours, especially over busy travel periods.

Lounge

An airport lounge is a great way to start your holiday or to while away flight connections in comfort. Scuba Travel works with Lounge Pass to offer a huge range of affordable airport lounges around the world. click here

Parking

Prebook your airport parking to save money! If you have a long way to travel, why not also look at booking an airport hotel. These aren't as expensive as you might think. click here

What happens when I arrive?

On arrival in Egypt, you will need to clear immigration and collect your baggage. Our representative will be waiting either airside around the baggage carousel or in the arrivals hall. They will be holding a board with either Scuba Travel, your destination or your name on it. If you have prepaid for our visa service, you will be given your visa on arrival. If you have any issues at all locating your rep, please contact us. We have an emergency contact, manned by a member of the team here in the UK. Call 0044 7747 488 002. We will be able to help your rep locate you in the airport.

Transfers

Airport transfers are always included in your liveaboard or resort holiday package when using our flights. Our representatives will advise where to find your transfer outside of the airport. We try to keep transfer times as short as possible, with most being no more than 30mins travel time from the airport to the boat/hotel. If you have made your own flight arrangements to land in Egypt, please confirm at the time of booking if airport transfers are included or available at an additional cost

Departures

At the end of your holiday, your return transfer details will be advised locally. There is currently no departure tax leaving Egypt.

Info

Included in your holiday

Your Aggressor package Includes 7 nights in a deluxe cabin on a full board accommodation with soft drinks, water, tea, coffee and a limited selection of local beer and wine. All diving 12lt international tanks and weights is included.

Excluded

This holiday does not include any international flights to Hurghada HRG. Excluded are local park fees, nitrox, Egyptian entry visa and dinner on the final night onboard. Airport transfers operate at fixed times to and from the boat. Ask your travel consultant for a quote if you would like us to arrange international flights.

Tipping

Tipping is entirely at your discretion. We do not make recommendations as to how much to tip. Should you wish to leave a tip for the guides and crew, it should reflect the level of service you have enjoyed.

Currency

Payment can be made by cash, AMEX, Visa or Master Card credit card, dollars, euros and Egyptian pounds cash. The yacht does not accept travelerís checks. (Egyptian banks donít accept them)

Phone coverage

Intermittent

Plugs and electricity

2 pin European sockets. Plugs are located on dive deck, saloon and in cabins.

Extras

Hire equipment

A full line of Aqua Lung Rental gear is available aboard (local charges apply) including regulators, BCDs, Dive computers, and Night Lights. (wetsuits not available) If any of your dive equipment fails while onboard, the crew will loan you equipment free of charge, compliments of Aqua Lung

Extras

Several diving specialty courses are offered onboard including Nitrox, Advanced Open Water, UW Photography, Master Diver and more. Please ask your travel consultant for a full list of course prices.

Souvenirs

There is a mini-boutique onboard with assorted t-shirts, and miscellaneous items. Due to limited availability, we recommend bringing extra batteries and CDís for photos.

Nitrox/Gas

Nitrox Unlimited: $100 This includes all Nitrox fills at 32% for certified Nitrox Diver, proof of certification required. Paid locally, the price for 7 night charters is $100 (10 nights - $150)

Payments

Deposits and Balances

Normally £800 deposit with full balance paid 90 days before departure.

Ways to pay

We accept mastercard and visa debit or credit cards. Alternatively, you are welcome to pay via bank transfer. All non sterling card payments and UK business debit cards will be subject to the 2% surcharge. Overseas bank transfers must add £6 to the sterling total to cover international handling fees. We are not able to accept PayPal transactions.

Group Payments

If you have booked as part of a group, you can still call and pay directly without needing to go via your group leader. Please have your trip reference number to hand to help us locate your holiday as quickly as possible. You will receive a transaction receipt - your group leader will forward your ATOL certificate and booking confirmation

Discounts

Repeat Guests

Are you one of Scuba Travel's repeat customers?
Over 60% of our customers trust Scuba Travel to book their next diving holiday, time after time.

And we believe you deserve a huge thanks for your ongoing support over the years, which is what our loyalty discount is all about! If you have booked directly with Scuba Travel, on your 3rd full price holiday you will automatically be eligible for a loyalty discount. That's all you have to do. No forms, no numbers to remember, no fuss, just a good honest price reduction. We are always happy to offer discounts as described below but these are not cumulative and we do not offer further discounts on special offer prices.

5% off for loyalty customers

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