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Cabins

12

Length / Width

33 m / 8 m

Year built / renovated

  / 2016

Rental equip.

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Internet

FREE

Nitrox

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Highlights

  • The Al Farouk II is a modern, well-equipped vessel with diver-designed features and sleek wooden interiors, offering world-class itineraries across the Red Sea
  • Fantastic post-dive relaxation areas, including a spacious panoramic saloon on the sundeck and loads of space for sunbathing across the sundeck and fly bridge
  • Dives take place from practical tenders, perfect for getting you into the heart of the action across Ras Mohamed National Park, Tiran Straits and Daedalus 
  • Incredible WWII wrecks on offer, alongside opportunities to see some of the diverse large pelagics known to live in the surrounding waters, including thresher sharks, dugongs, oceanic white-tips and hammerheads

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Booking process

1. BOOKING

Once we receive your booking, we double check availability with the dive operator and reserve your spot

2. CONFIRMATION

We usually get back to you within 24 hours to confirm that your booking is final

3. 48H FREE CANCELLATION PERIOD

You then have 48 hours to take care of other travel arrangements. Your credit card will only be charged after that period

Payment & cancellation terms

Payment terms

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  • 48 hours after booking confirmation: 20% (downpayment)
  • 68 days before trip start: 80% (balance)

Cancellation fee

Free cancellation for 48h after confirmation

  • 20% of the total booking amount will be charged if you cancel more than 31 days prior to arrival
  • 50% will be charged if you cancel between 31 and 15 days prior to arrival
  • 100% will be charged if you cancel less than 15 days prior to arrival

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Lower Deck Deluxe cabins

The deluxe cabin are specially furnished for the utmost comfort of our divers. Our cabins sleep a maximum of 2 people and come with individually controlled air-conditioning , ensuite bathrooms with shower, mini bar and music with individual control .

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  • Size:  8 m²
  • Beds:  2 Twin
  • Max occupancy:  2
  • Shareable:  Yes
  • Private bathroom:  Yes
  • Air Conditioning:  Yes
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Main Deck Double Cabin

The deluxe cabin is specially furnished for the utmost comfort of our divers. Our cabins sleep a maximum of 2 people , and come with individually controlled air-conditioning , ensuite bathrooms with shower,mini bar and music with individual control . The photo shows a Lower Deck Cabin, but Main deck will be similar with window - not porthole.

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  • Size:  9 m²
  • Beds:  2 Single
  • Max occupancy:  2
  • Shareable:  Yes
  • Private bathroom:  Yes
  • Air Conditioning:  Yes
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Upper Deck Deluxe Cabin

The deluxe cabin is specially furnished for the utmost comfort of our divers. Our cabins sleep a maximum of 2 people, and come with individually controlled air-conditioning , ensuite bathrooms with shower, mini bar and music with individual control .

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  • Size:  9 m²
  • Beds:  2 Twin
  • Max occupancy:  2
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  • Private bathroom:  Yes
  • Air Conditioning:  Yes

Description

The Farouk II is a luxurious Dive Safari Liveaboard that offers incredible service and a relaxing atmosphere as guests travel to the most exciting sites in the Red Sea

Al Farouk II liveaboard, with its spectacular wood-trimmed interior, offers dive guests not only World-class diving but personalized and quality service on their dive safari vacation. This spacious and comfortable liveaboard offers an incredible Dive Safari Adventure as it delivers Divers to Drift Dives, Sheer Drop-offs, Caverns, Wrecks, Vibrant Reefs, large Pelagics and a vast array of fish species. The comprehensive selection of dive safaris featured on Al Farouk II travel to Brothers, Daedalus, Elphinstone, Safaga, North, the Straits of Tiran, St. John’s and Abu Fendera - the top dive destinations in the Red Sea.

WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT

The Farouk II liveaboard is an elegant, Diver designed 33m yacht. The friendly and experienced crew members provide quality service to ensure guests will have the perfect dive vacation. This dive safari liveaboard yacht will accommodate 24 guests in 12 spacious and comfortable air conditioned cabins.  Liveaboard Al Farouk II has 12 Deluxe Cabins especially furnished for the utmost comfort of our guests. The cabins can sleep a maximum of 2 people, while 4 cabins have a double bed in addition to the single bed. All cabins are equipped with individual climate control, en-suite bathrooms with shower, mini bar and music. These cabins are perfect for sleeping and relaxing in privacy between dives.

The Chef on Farouk II serves 3 freshly prepared meals a day buffet-style

Meals will be plentiful and will appeal to every appetite and include International cuisine as well as a range of interesting Egyptian and Arabic specialties. The spacious and air-conditioned restaurant has 3 large dining tables and plenty of space for the meals and Cocktail parties. In addition to the mouth watering cuisine, snacks and beverages will be served between meals. Soft drinks, beer, wine and other alcoholic drinks are available for purchase.

Al Farouk II has many options for the comfort and relaxation of guests between dives

There is a spacious, panoramic Saloon on the Sundeck which features a TV, DVD and music entertainment system complete with movies.  For additional comfort, the Sundeck and Fly Bridge offer lots of room for sun bathing.  Quiet naps can be taken on the lounge chairs in the shaded deck areas while enjoying the fresh air and gorgeous seascapes. Enjoy a freshly made cocktail from the bar while watching the spectacular sunsets in the Red Sea. For guests who want more active leisure time activities, they may try their hand at fishing or go snorkeling.

Do you need a boat for your Dive Club or your Group?

Best prices in the Red Sea for Full and Half Charter - PADI Travel offers best rates in the Red Sea for Full Boats. We understand Dive Clubs and Groups want to be alone in the boat, special itineraries, best dive sites, stay where you want, as many dives as you like, routes a la carte, special food menu, parties, barbecues. Ask the PADI Travel Team for the best Full Charter trip in the Red Sea. There can be no better holiday than being together with your friends on a liveaboard, sharing a great diving experience.

  • We have already worked with this boat on many occasions before
  • Al Farouk ll is the perfect boat for a Full Charter
  • Itineraries are a la carte
  • It is not just that we will give you the best rates on the market, we already know the boat personally and we only offer you the best
  • We work only with the Operators we know well, we can often negotiate better rates and special requests when you need it.
  • We know all the liveaboards and can make sure you get the boat that is perfect for your group.
  • We provide our 'Returning Customers' discounts
  • If there are any problems we are responsible for your trip.
  • Sometimes Operators are not ready to negotiate if something goes wrong

HOW TO GET THERE

Please refer to logistics section of each itinerary to find detailed info on how to get there.

DIVING SERVICES

Diving gear

  • Tanks With Int (Yoke) Valves
  • Tanks With Din Valves
  • Din/Int Adapters
  • 15L Tanks Available
  • Nitrox ($)
  • Rental Equipment ($)

Diving Facilities

  • Battery Charging Station
  • Warm-Water Showers
  • Fish Id And Diving Books

For your safety

  • Fire Alarm
  • Fire Extinguisher
  • Life Jackets
  • Life Rafts
  • Emergency Oxygen Kit
  • First Aid Kits
  • Automatic External Defibrillator (Aed)
  • Vhf Radio
  • Emergency Positioning Radio Beacon

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
  • Russian

Boat Amenities

Food & drink

  • Buffet
  • Alcohol
  • Vegetarian Food
  • Halal Food
  • Bring Your Own Alcohol

Facilities

  • Lounge/Tv Area

Great for families

  • Movies

Payments

  • Cash (Usd)
  • Cash (Eur)
  • Cash

Sports & Watersports

  • Snorkeling

Amenities & services

  • En-Suite Bathroom
  • Wi-Fi (Free)
  • Air-Conditioning
  • Spacious Diving Platform
  • Separate Zodiac/Dhoni

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