Liveaboard Review

M/Y Blue Horizon is an award-winning liveaboard, part of Blue O Two fleet and was recently refurbished in 2016. Are you looking for a perfect holiday get-away? This liveaboard is the best choice when it comes to ocean exploration. It provides overwhelming activities and has a wide range of itineraries that will surely make your holiday unforgettable.
This vessel travels to the most remote sites that only liveaboards visit. The itinerary includes the Brothers, Straits of Tiran, St. Johns, and Ras Mohammed National Park. Magnificent marine life like clownfish, mantas, barracudas, turtles as well as a variety shark species can be spotted in different locations during the Red Sea safari.

Our Overall Review

4

Things we like:

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    Some people stated that the boat was spacious and very well kept.
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    Many divers commended the diving master on choosing the right itinerary that encompassed the beauty of the Red Sea.
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    Divers also said most diving is done in areas where the current is not so strong and the maximum depth not so deep which makes diving very easy.
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    Many people stated that the crew were open to all of your opinions and made the trip really enjoyable.
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    Many people were happy with the food set up with the chef.

Things we don't like:

  • check-markSome divers noted that the water was extremely cold in December when they dived on the liveaboard.
  • check-markMany people noted that the jacuzzi had no hot water in it.

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Diving on the Blue Horizon (Red Sea Master) in Egypt

The 41m/134.5 feet long M/Y Blue Horizon has a luxury and contemporary style aboard. The stylish interior makes it feel more like a Five-Star hotel accommodation. The entertainment rooms have everything guests need to fill in the time in between ocean explorations.

Boat Interior

This vessel can welcome a total of 26 guests to its 13 luxurious cabins. There are twin/double cabins and four twin cabins on the lower deck. The premium double cabins are located on the middle deck. All rooms have air-conditioning, en-suite bathrooms, mini-fridge, and a private entertainment system. Housekeeping is given daily as well as fresh towels.

The spacious saloon has cozy sofas for relaxing, A/V entertainment for watching the latest movies, and a lovely bar. Guests can learn more about ocean life at the small library filled with magazines and marine life books. Two sun decks can provide the best ocean views on top of this vessel with comfortable cushioned couches. The partially shaded deck has a Jacuzzi where tourists can enjoy the ocean front view. The free Wi-Fi is accessible anywhere on this vessel for a non-stop communication with friend and family back home.

Restaurant

The Five-Star dining service of M/Y Blue Horizon serves delicious buffet-style meals from local and international cuisines with complimentary drinks. Free drinks and snacks are available all day during the cruise. Alcoholic beverages and spirits are available for purchase. Vegan, vegetarian and other specific dietary requests can be added upon booking. The staff ensures to offer a satisfying service and comfort to all the guests on board.

Dive Deck

The dive deck is spacious to accommodate divers while preparing for their dive. There is a shaded diving area for children and for those who love snorkeling. Personal gearboxes, charging stations and rinse hoses for maintaining dive gears are accessible.

Nitrox is free for those with certification and log book. Reservation of rental diving gears and snorkeling equipment are available upon booking. The dive guides can speak English, and they are professionally trained to know all the dive sites like the back of their hands.

Itinerary

This elegant cruise ship offers the best itinerary get-aways on the Red Sea peninsula. The staff aboard welcomes guests with complimentary cocktails and snacks upon arrival. A mandatory introduction and briefing are given to make guests feel safe and more comfortable during the journey.

M/Y Blue Horizon goes to the most popular marine parks. St. Johns and Fury Shoal have a wide range of dive sites, including the beautiful coral formations, walls, and gardens. There are many caverns, tunnels, and caves perfect for underwater photo and video collection. Zabargad Island is a fantastic dive spot surrounded by circling reef and a lagoon. There are a couple of wrecks and abundant reef fish and corals. The Red Sea is famous for a variety of sharks like, hammerhead sharks, thresher, grey reef, and other predator fish.

The famous Ras Mohammed National Park is one of the world’s best diving sites. Thousands of tourists visit it from around the world throughout the year. This park has unspoiled ocean beauty and has a diversity of marine life.

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