King Snefro 6

King Snefro 6 is a professional ISO-certified liveaboard built in 1999 and renovated
in 2016. It is a budget-friendly yacht that offers various routes in the Egyptian Red
Sea peninsula. It provides passengers with an elegant but home-like setting experience
with the help of the professional crew on board. The liveaboard King Snefro is an
excellent choice for solo divers as well as for group bookings to experience the
wonders of the Red Sea for three days. The Red Sea cruise allows divers to
experience steep walls, drift dives, caverns, wrecks, and vibrant reefs. There are
many large pelagic species such as, sharks, mantas and schools of fish that
captivate those who takes an adventure in the Red Sea.

A proper review of
King Snefro 6 Liveaboard

The Overall Review

We spent 5.1 hours reading reviews from experts and divers about King Snefro 6 Liveaboard.
In summary, this is what divers think:

  • Editor Rating
  • Rated 4 stars
  • 80%

  • King Snefro 6 Liveaboard
  • Reviewed by:
  • Published on:
  • Last modified: 05-04-2019

4 reasons to dive

  • Many people were happy with the state of the liveaboard and the spacious deck.
  • Divers said the night dive was incredible and they got to see a lot of turtles.
  • Many people said that the meals were well prepared and there was always more than enough to go around.
  • Some people stated that after every dive they were met with a warm towel and snacks that made them very special and appreciated.

2 reasons NOT to dive

  • A couple of people noted that there was a water shortage in the showers.
  • Some people said that the cabin were on the small side.

Key facts

Year (re)built:2016
Max divers10
InternetNo
NitroxYes ($)
Rental equip.Yes ($)
Camera stationNo
Min. logged divesNo minimum
AirconYes

Prices

The avarage price for diving with this liveaboard is
$88$
per day.

We've calculated this price based on a 7 day stay.
To find the actual price you should look at these booking sites:

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Highlights

  • A budget-friendly holiday
  • Thistlegorm, Dunraven, Brothers, Jackson Reef, St. Johns, Ras Mohammed National Park, Straits of Tiran
  • Steep wall, drift dives, caverns, wrecks, vibrant reefs, black corals
  • Hammerhead sharks, tiger sharks, mantas, schools of fish, turtles, barracudas, and other shark species
  • Air-conditioned cabins with daily housekeeping
  • Saloon with air-conditioning and A/V entertainment
  • Spacious sundeck
  • A small library filled with magazines and marine life books
  • Local and international cuisine
  • Vegetarian and Vegan options
  • Complimentary drinks and snacks
  • Snorkeling and boat excursion for non-divers
  • Free Nitrox
  • Rental dive equipment available
  • Crew speaks English, Spanish, German, Arabic, Russian

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Description and details

Diving on the King Snefro 6 in Egypt

 
King Snefro 6 is one of the smaller yachts in the King Snefro fleet. This boat had a
major renovation in 2018 to have modern navigation and safety equipment installed.
This vessel is 22meters/72 feet long with spacious and comfortable cabins to give
guests a perfect holiday.

Boat Interior

This liveaboard can welcome a maximum of 10 guests in its five cozy cabins. All
cabins are air-conditioned with bunk-beds, daily housekeeping, hot water showers,
cabinets, and fresh towels. The two cabins with private bathrooms and three cabins
with two shared bathrooms are on the lower deck. Fellow travelers can enjoy their
time in the spacious air-conditioned saloon after a day of diving. It has an
entertainment area with a TV, DVD, and a central music system. In addition to that,
everyone can enjoy the remarkable marine view from the sun deck with sun loungers
and comfortable benches. For non-divers, guests may visit the small library to learn
more about marine life and to start exploring the ocean by joining the shore
excursion or snorkeling.

Restaurant

The liveaboard chef serves a wide range of mouth-watering local and international
dishes in the dining room, that offers a stunning view of the ocean. Enjoy three
buffet-style meals together with complimentary beverages and snacks in between
meals. Beer and wine are available for purchase. Vegetarian, vegan options and
other specific dietary requirements are available on request upon booking.

Dive Deck

The King Snefro 6 has a spacious and comfortable dive deck and a large diving
platform with two ladders for entries and exits. Nitrox is free for those with
certification, and rental equipment is also available. There are 14 Alu-Tanks, a
battery charging station, and warm-water showers on board. This boat has complete
safety equipment, and crew members are well-trained to respond in any
emergencies.

Itineraries

The liveaboard King Snefro 6 welcomes passengers with cocktail drinks and snacks
upon boarding. This three-day safari is perfect for a group of friends or a large family
to explore the wonders of the Red Sea. There will be a boat-briefing before the
cruise starts, to provide guests with all the information they need.
Jackson Reef is the northernmost coral reef of Tiran Straits and one of the most
known diving spots among scuba divers. A variety of soft and hard corals,
gorgonians, anemones, sea whips, and black coral are some of the wonders that
Jackson Reef can offer. Ras Mohammed National Park is best for non-divers and
professional divers where the Red Sea’s thousands of marine life species can be
seen, including large pelagic, turtles, mantas, barracudas, hammerhead sharks and
other shark species. Tourists can visit the Red Sea at any time of the year. The best
time to visit the Red Sea is at the end of March up to the end of November, when the
average water temperature is about 28C/82F. King Snefro 6 offers a great diving
experience and welcomes those who want to celebrate their special occasion on
board. Book your next getaway with us!

  • Editor Rating
  • Rated 4 stars
  • 80%

  • King Snefro 6 Liveaboard
  • Reviewed by:
  • Published on:
  • Last modified: 05-04-2019

Boat features
  • En-Suite Bathroom
  • Air-Conditioning
  • Spacious Diving Platform
  • Separate Zodiac/Dhoni
  • Lounge/Tv Area

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