Vita Xplorer

Vita Xplorer, a luxurious wooden vessel of 38.7 meters (approx. 127 feet) in length is a member of the Xplorer Fleet. The magnificent liveaboard offers the most exhilarating dive sites of Egypt, where you can explore the famous Ras Mohamed National Park, which is famous for the fascinating views of jackfish, barracudas, eagle rays and much more. Whereas, diving in the sites like Daedalus, Brothers, Abu Nuhas ship cemetery, and Elphinstone gives you an opportunity to enjoy the appearance of hammerheads and silvertip sharks. The most popular wreck of the Red Sea is Thistlegorm, where the divers can still witness the presence of trucks and motorcycles.

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Vita Xplorer Liveaboard

The Overall Review

We spent 5.8 hours reading reviews from experts and divers about Vita Xplorer Liveaboard.
In summary, this is what divers think:

  • Editor Rating
  • Rated 4 stars
  • 80%

  • Vita Xplorer Liveaboard
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  • Last modified: 13-04-2019

4 reasons to dive

  • People expressed their happiness in meeting new friends and having loads of laughs on the Vita Xplorer.
  • Divers said the guides were professional and well organised and knew all the great spots to dive at.
  • Many people said the crew was incredible always helpful and chatty ensuring the boat and cabins were kept in immaculate condition.
  • Some people stated the food was delicious a true restaurant experience on a liveaboard.

2 reasons NOT to dive

  • Some people claimed the cabin next to the kitchen was disturb by the early morning preparations by the chefs.
  • Many people were taken back by the repetitive nature of the menu.

Key facts

Year (re)built:2006
Max divers24
InternetYes (free)
NitroxYes (free)
Rental equip.Yes ($)
Camera stationNo
Min. logged divesNo minimum
AirconYes

Prices

The avarage price for diving with this liveaboard is
$102$
per day.

We've calculated this price based on a 7 day stay.
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Highlights

  • Cozy and comfortable cabins with double and king size beds
  • Capacity to accommodate 24 divers in 11 spacious cabins
  • Diving guides and fish ids
  • Rental equipment
  • A multilingual crew for better communication
  • Diving instructors
  • internet access onboard is completely free
  • Nitrox is free for certified divers
  • Safety arrangements – fire alarms, fire extinguishers, smoke detectors, and emergency rafts
  • Smoking area
  • Food made to perfection by well-trained chefs
  • Explore the exotic dive destinations of the Red Sea
  • Brothers, Daedalus, Elphinstone, and Abu Nuhas ship cemetery are some of the itineraries

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Description and details

Diving on the Vita Xplorer in Egypt

Vita Xplorer – enjoy the ultimate dive safari adventure in style

Vita Xplorer was launched in 2006 by the Xplorer Fleet. It was refurbished completely in the year 2015 with enhancements of ultra-modern technology. It has the capacity to accommodate 24 divers in 11 deluxe cabins. You can explore the astonishing views and diving escapades of the famous dive sites like Ras Mohamed National Park, Daedalus, Brothers, Elphinstone, and the popular Abu Nuhas ship cemetery. You can enjoy the presence of hammerheads, tuna and thousands of fish species. Diving with Vita Xplorer will give you a memorable dive safari adventure.

Boat Interior – paragon in its own way by looks and service

The luxurious boat is an acme of style by its interior and crafting that matches well with the purity of the walls. It is commodious enough to welcome 24 divers in 11 spacious cabins. These cabins have double and king-size beds and incorporate all the private facilities including en-suite bathrooms, mini-bar, air-conditioning with the temperature control system, bathrobes, towels and much more. There is a communal space which is large enough to entertain all the guests. You can have a chat about dives with the fellow divers or simply enjoy free onboard facilities.

Deck Areas – a package of safe diving with amazing views

The dive deck of Vita Xplorer has all the facilities required to prepare for the dives. There are separate stations that are lined-up with tanks. Instructors are there to assist you throughout the dive. You can avail the Nitrox facility absolutely free if you are a certified diver. The shaded area of the sun deck gives a mesmerizing view of the crystal-clear water. Sun loungers and mattresses give an option to sunbath or enjoy the vista of starling sky at night.

Food and Entertainment

Divers of the gorgeous liveaboard have plenty of options for the time-off between the dives. They can spend their time in the large saloon where they have the option to watch a movie, grove on music, browse the internet using the free Wi-Fi, charge their electronic equipment or simply socialize with fellow divers. The dining area gives a restaurant look and the food served onboard is prepared by professional chefs. You can enjoy wholesome meals three times a day in a buffet style. Guests have an option to choose from Western cuisines with International delicacies according to their choice. The guests with food allergies or special diets are also catered. You can customize your food on request without being reluctant. Vita Xplorer is like a floating restaurant which provides you with all that you need.

When to go

Egypt is a diver friendly destination and there is no restriction on diving in the beautiful Red Sea in any month of the year. The water temperature during winter is slightly colder but it is a good option for those who don’t want to dive with the crowd. Solo performers opt for winters to enjoy their trip. Whereas, autumns and springs are considered best for greatest visibility in the underwater world.

  • Editor Rating
  • Rated 4 stars
  • 80%

  • Vita Xplorer Liveaboard
  • Reviewed by:
  • Published on:
  • Last modified: 13-04-2019
Boat features
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Audio & video entertainment
  • Air Conditioned saloon
  • Aircon Cabins
  • Sun Deck
  • Indoor Saloon
  • Warm Water Showers
  • Custom built for diving
  • Charging stations
  • Free Internet
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Outside Showers
  • Separate Rinse for u/w Camera
  • Dedicated Local & International Crew
  • Leisure Deck
  • Bar
  • Available for Charter

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