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Emperor Echo

Cabins
13
Length / Width
31 m / 8 m
Year built / renovated
  / 2012
Rental equip.
YES ($)
Internet
FREE
Nitrox
FREE

Highlights

  • Dive the best of the Red Sea with MV Emperor Echo
  • Ras Mohamed National Park, Tiran Straits, Brothers, Daedalus, Elphinstone, St Johns 
  • Incredible visibility, brilliant vertical walls with schools of fish and large pelagics
  • Hammerheads, whalesharks, oceanic white-tips, mantas, thresher sharks and dugongs
  • World-class wreck diving on Thistlegorm, Rosalie Muller, Salem Express
  • Dives from zodiacs
  • Non-divers are welcome and get free snorkelling kit rental + €35 voucher to spend 
  • Sundecks, air-conditioned saloon with bar
  • Complimentary red wine with dinner
  • Dive courses available
  • Free nitrox and internet

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CONFIRMATION

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24H FREE CANCELLATION PERIOD

You then have 24 hours to take care of other travel arrangements. Your credit card will only be charged after that period

Payment terms

  • 25% of the total booking amount is due at the time of booking
  • 25% is due 104 days prior to arrival
  • 50% (balance) is due 74 days prior to arrival

Cancellation fee

  • 25% of the total booking amount will be charged if you cancel more than 84 days prior to arrival
  • 25% will be charged if you cancel between 84 and 28 days prior to arrival
  • 100% will be charged if you cancel less than 28 days prior to arrival

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Description

THE EMPEROR ECHO IS A CHARMING YACHT TO EXPLORE THE HIDDEN TREASURES OF THE RED SEA

The Emperor Echo vessel, a new acquisition for the Emperor Fleet is comfortable and elegant, built especially for diving. As you dive into the clear, azure water of the Red Sea with a visibility of 30-40m, you will explore the biodiversity of famous sites such as Ras Mohamed, Tiran Straits, Brother Islands, Elphinstone, Daedalus Reef, St Johns, and some of the most well known Wrecks in the World including the SS Thistlegorm. After an exhilarating day of diving aboard the Emperor Echo, enjoy the rest of your day on her spacious Sundeck, at the Bar, Indoor Salon or rest in your air-conditioned cabin.

THE EMPEROR ECHO WAS EXCLUSIVELY BUILT TO SERVE TODAY'S DIVERS ON THEIR JOURNEY TO THE HIDDEN SECRETS OF THE RED SEA

A 36 m long wooden vessel completely renewed in 2012. 10 Double cabins downstairs, 2 Double cabins & 1 Suite upstairs – all are air-conditioned and equipped with mini bar, TV and en-suite bathroom/shower to accommodate the guests.
Fresh towels are supplied for cabin use. You are advised to please bring your own bath towel for outdoor use.

The wide air-conditioned Salon with a separate Dining area and TV/DVD/Stereo system. Buffet style
Coffee, Tea and drinking water are of course included in the tour price.

Two large Sundecks invite guests to relax and sun bathe. The Dive Deck and the Dive Platform are designed for maximum comfort and functionality. The three compressors are installed below deck to minimize noise impact. The Divers will find 12l aluminium tanks with DIN and INT valves. Multilingual Dive Guides will accompany the Divers on board and underwater.

THE SHIP’S OWNERS ARE CONVINCED THAT GREAT FOOD IS AN ABSOLUTE MUST FOR ANY LIVEABOARD EXPERIENCE.

After all, a relaxing meal prepared with care and style is the best way to remain full of energy for the next dive, you will be offered a choice of Chef prepared meals served Buffet style. Soft drinks, tea, coffee and water are provided as well as red wine with being served with Dinner. Beer and other wines are available for a charge.

TO KEEP IN MIND ABOUT EMPEROR ECHO

Single Travellers Guarantee: We guarantee same sex cabin sharing on our boats. If we can't 'room' you with someone of the same sex and a cabin is free then we will give you a cabin to yourself with no single room supplement.

Diving in a group? We have some good group discounts available

  •   5 pay full price - 1 goes free
  • 10 pay full price - 2 go free
  • 15 pay full price - 3 go free
  • 20 pay full price - 4 go free

HOW TO GET THERE

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

  • Pickup times from airports:
    • Hurghada Airport to Hurghada Marina or local hotel: 5:30 pm, 6:30 pm, 11:59 pm (winter) and 5:30pm, 10:30 pm, 11:59 pm (summer); approx. 20-30 mins transfer time
    • Hurghada Airport to Port Ghalib or local hotel: 5:30 pm, 6:30 pm, 11:59 pm (winter) and 5:30 pm, 10:30 pm, 11:59 pm (summer); approx. 3 hrs transfer time
    • Marsa Alam Airport to Port Ghalib or local hotel: 5 pm, 8 pm (winter) and 6 pm, 9 pm (summer); approx. 20-30 mins transfer time
    • Marsa Alam Airport to Hamata Port or local hotel: Tuesday 3 pm, Wednesday 6:30 pm (winter) and Tuesday 7 pm, 9 pm, Wednesday 9:30 pm (summer) ; approx. 2.5 hrs transfer time
  • Midnight transfer is available the evening of embarking
  • Individual pickup times and  transfer from/to other airports are possible, charges are applicable

Cabins

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Panorama Double Cabin - Upper deck

The gorgeous Panorama Double is located on the upper deck with a magnificent panoramic view. En suite cabin with individual air conditioning, two cabin towels, 1 deck towel and bathrobe per guest.

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  • Beds:  1 Double
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  • Shareable:  Yes
  • Private bathroom:  Yes
  • Air Conditioning:  Yes
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Single Cabin - Lower deck

Single bed ensuite cabin at the lower deck with individual air conditioning, cabin and deck towels, and bathrobe per guest.

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  • Beds:  1 Single
  • Max occupancy:  1
  • Shareable:  No
  • Private bathroom:  Yes
  • Air Conditioning:  Yes
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Twin or double cabin - main deck

There are 2 ensuite twin cabins and 1 flexi cabin (twin or double). All cabins with individual air conditioning, two cabin towels, 1 deck towel and bathrobe per guest.

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  • Private bathroom:  Yes
  • Air Conditioning:  Yes
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Twin or double cabin - Upper Deck

Twin or double ensuite cabins with individual air conditioning, two cabin towels, 1 deck towel and bathrobe per guest.

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  • Beds:  Double or Twin
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  • Private bathroom:  Yes
  • Air Conditioning:  Yes
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twin cabin - Lower Deck

Air-conditioned ensuite cabins (no bunk beds) with individual air conditioning, two cabin towels, 1 deck towel and bathrobe per guest.

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  • Beds:  2 Twin
  • Max occupancy:  2
  • Shareable:  Yes
  • Private bathroom:  Yes
  • Air Conditioning:  Yes

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DIVING SERVICES

Adaptors & tanks

  • Tanks With Int (Yoke) Valves
  • Tanks With Din Valves
  • Din/Int Adapters
  • Nitrox (Free)
  • Rental Equipment ($)

Diving Facilities

  • Battery Charging Station
  • Warm-Water Showers
  • Fish Id And Diving Books
  • Spacious Dive Deck
  • Separate Zodiac/Dhoni

For your safety

  • Fire Alarm
  • Fire Extinguisher
  • Life Jackets
  • Life Rafts
  • Emergency Oxygen Kit
  • Emergency Positioning Radio Beacon

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
  • Other

Boat Amenities

Facilities

  • Wi-Fi (Free)
  • Air-Conditioning
  • Lounge/Tv Area
  • Uk (3 Pin) Power Sockets

Great for families

  • Movies

Sports & Watersports

  • Snorkeling

Payments

  • Visa
  • Cash (Usd)
  • Cash (Eur)
  • Cash (Gbp)
  • Cash (Local Currency)
  • Cash

Food & drink

  • Buffet
  • Alcohol

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