Well-established liveaboard offering expert, action-packed itineraries in the Egyptian Red Seafrom $158 /day
- Over 25 years’ experience offering liveaboard cruises in the Red Sea
- Get the most out of your trip with the 21+ DIVES or MAX dive itineraries
- Enjoy free wifi, wine with dinner, and nitrox mixes up to 40%
Operated by the long-reigning kings of Red Sea liveaboard diving - Emperor Divers - this vessel offers convenient, action-packed voyages exploring the very best dive sites in the Egyptian Red Sea. Boasting contemporary and spacious cabins, and a handful of extra perks like free nitrox and complimentary wine, Emperor Elite is well-equipped to cater for the most discerning of divers. Throw in the action-packed itineraries and you’ve got a dream dive holiday and exceptional value for money.
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Established in 1992, Emperor Divers have long been the liveaboard of choice for many visitors to the Red Sea. Boasting over 20 years of experience in the dive industry, Emperor Divers’ crew and guides are both passionate and knowledgeable and offer dive instruction that is second to none. Now also operating in the Maldives and Indonesia, Emperor Divers have become renowned for delivering exceptional service, welcoming hospitality, delicious food, and superb diving with the utmost convenience.
Sailing from Hurghada and Port Ghalib, Emperor Elite covers all of the best sites in the Egyptian Red Sea. Emperor Divers operate with a firm focus on safety, value for money, and high standards of service, which includes free wifi, complimentary nitrox, and special, action-packed itineraries offering a minimum of 21 dives during a single week-long voyage.
Onboard Emperor Elite
Emperor Elite is a 38-metre wooden-hulled vessel, custom-designed and built to the highest standards. The vessel can accommodate a maximum of 26 guests in 12 twin cabins and two suites located on the upper deck. All cabins are ensuite and feature independent air-conditioning, flat screen TV, hairdryers, and mini bar. The spacious Emperor Elite boasts three sun decks, a stylish air-conditioned salon equipped with flatscreen TV, and an air-conditioned dining room which serves great food and complimentary wine with dinner. Meals are served buffet-style with additional afternoon snacks, and special dietary requests can be catered to on request.
Diving from Emperor Elite
Diving is from the well-equipped and spacious dive deck, which features a dedicated dive platform, two large RIBs, personal storage and dedicated camera rinse tanks. Full equipment rental is offered on board the Emperor Elite including dive computers and SMBs, and 12-litre aluminium tanks are used as standard with 15-litre steel tanks also available on request. Free nitrox is provided in blends of up to 40% and sidemount, rebreather and tech diving can be supported on request. As with the entire Emperor Fleet, all safety equipment meets international standards.
- Emperor Divers offer some of the best group offers throughout the Red Sea
- Consider taking a nitrox qualification on board to make use of this vessel’s complimentary nitrox fills