MV LIBERTY

MV-Liberty is a luxury liveaboard that operates seasonally in Sudan, Egypt, and Djibouti. Divers
who visit these places have never returned home disappointed. Djibouti is a crime-free country
that few people have heard of. It is located in the Horn of Africa and offers excellent scuba
diving experiences. Sawabi Islands also called the Seven Brothers Islands is one of the best
locations in Djibouti. The divers can explore Brothers Island which offers some of the best
diving sites in Egypt and the Red Sea, while Sudan has an incredible number of sharks and offers
more than 120 reefs. MY-Liberty welcomes everyone who wants to have an exciting exploration
of these places.

A proper review of
MV LIBERTY Liveaboard

The Overall Review

We spent 7.4 hours reading reviews from experts and divers about MV LIBERTY Liveaboard.
In summary, this is what divers think:

  • Editor Rating
  • Rated 4 stars
  • 80%

  • MV LIBERTY Liveaboard
  • Reviewed by:
  • Published on:
  • Last modified: 04-04-2019

5 reasons to dive

  • Many people said the itinerary was well planed and everything ran like clockwork.
  • Divers said the crew were attentive to their needs when going and returning from dives they always gave a helping hand with the equipment.
  • Some people said the food was excellent and they even had a BBQ dinner on the diving platform.
  • Some divers said they visited memorable wrecks that include Thistlegorm, Rosalie Moller, Giannis D, Dunraven, and more.
  • Many divers said the guide Mustafa was knowledgeable and kept everyone safe in the open water.

2 reasons NOT to dive

  • A couple of people noted that the cabins were small and some had up to three people in them.
  • Many people said that when the anchor was pulled in some of the guest got a shock because of the strange noise.

Key facts

Year (re)built:2016
Max divers20
InternetYes (free)
NitroxYes ($)
Rental equip.Yes ($)
Camera stationNo
Min. logged divesNo minimum
AirconYes

Prices

The avarage price for diving with this liveaboard is
$120$
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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    Boby Taylor

    Liveaboard Director

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    Torben Lonne

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Highlights

  • A great holiday exploration to Sudan, Egypt, and Djibouti
  • Visit the whale shark nursery, school of hammerhead sharks, pelagic marine life, shallow reefs, and soft corals.
  • Fully air-conditioned cabins with private bathrooms
  • Air-conditioned saloon and dining area
  • A/V entertainment and a small library
  • Three sun decks for sunbathing and relaxing
  • International buffet style meal
  • Halal, Kosher and Vegetarian available
  • Complimentary drinks and snacks all day
  • Spacious deck for divers, charging station and warm water shower
  • Nitrox, rental equipment and snorkelling available
  • Well trained crew members on board

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Description and details

Diving on the MV LIBERTY in Egypt, Sudan and Djibouti

 
MY-Liberty was launched in 2004 and recently reconditioned for an upgrade. The vessel was
designed for high efficiency, and it has the maximum speed of 12 knots powered by two 610HP
MAN engines. It has a length of 31m/101 feet and it is in excellent condition to travel to
different continents.

Boat Interior

This boat can accommodate up to 20 guests. The honeymoon suite is on the main deck. Two
cabins are on the upper deck, and these are the only cabins with bunk beds and large windows
to enjoy the ocean view. There are three double cabins and three triple cabins for sharing on
the lower deck. All rooms have air-conditioning, a minibar, and private bathrooms.
The saloon is fully air-conditioned and a perfect place to have a quiet time, or share photos
online with friends and family using the free Wi-Fi. It also has audio/video entertainment for
families to enjoy watching the latest movies while on board. This yacht has three decks suitable
for sunbathing.

Restaurant

The chef on board will prepare the meals in a buffet-style. Guests will enjoy fine cuisines from
different regions. Free-flowing of complimentary snacks and drinks is available throughout the
journey. The crew members will make sure that divers won’t go hungry in between dives.
Guests may provide their requests upon booking for vegetarian, halal, kosher and other dietary
restrictions. We also encourage passengers to bring their favorite beverages on board.

Dive Deck

The dive deck is at the back of the boat, and it is spacious enough to accommodate all divers on
board. There is a charging station for underwater equipment, warm water showers, and diving
books. Nitrox is available for those certified, and rental equipment is available on board. For
seven days, divers will enjoy a total of 23 dives including night. Dive guides are professional and
know every island just like it’s the back of their hands. Non-divers and children can also enjoy
snorkelling to explore the wonders of the ocean. This yacht has complete safety equipment,
and there are life jackets on every deck and in every room. The crew members are always ready
to respond in any emergencies.

Itineraries

MV-Liberty will explore the most remote and famous places in the Red Sea. Journey to
Zabargad Island in Egypt, it is the largest of Egypt’s four Southern Sea marine parks. There are
many and stunning coral-filled slopes and pinnacles. Sudan is a well-known shark paradise, and
every shark lover will surely enjoy every dive. See the wonders of vast schools of hammerheads,
grey reefs as well as other pelagic marine life. Visit Djibouti and take a journey to Ghoubet Al
Kharab. This place is a whale shark nursery, where young sharks live because it has excellent
security away from other predators. This country is also proud of the Seven Brothers Islands. It
has shallow reefs and amazing for drift rides. Divers will have the opportunity to see whale
sharks, and manta rays, also soft corals and abundant marine life.

  • Editor Rating
  • Rated 4 stars
  • 80%

  • MV LIBERTY Liveaboard
  • Reviewed by:
  • Published on:
  • Last modified: 04-04-2019
Boat features
  • En-Suite Bathroom
  • Wi-Fi (Free)
  • Air-Conditioning
  • Spacious Diving Platform
  • Separate Zodiac/Dhoni
  • Lounge/Tv Area
  • Rebreather-Friendly

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