Freedom VIII Liveaboard

Great liveaboard diving in Sharm for small groups

Sharks Bay Umbi’s smallest Sharm safari boat, Freedom VIII Liveaboard will depart with just a minimum of 6 guests and take a maximum of just 11 making her an ideal choice for small groups and private charters. Most of the cabins have en-suite facilities with just two sharing a bathroom. With her fantastic crew Freedom VIII Liveaboard is the ideal boat to explore Sharm and the Red Sea as you would like. Although Freedom VIII Liveaboard does not have a Nitrox compressor onboard we are still able to provide a number of tanks for you free of charge (12 ltrs). Check the details below to read more about her specifications and what will be included in your Red Sea Red Sea liveaboard prices.

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  • Length: 22 metres
  • Width: 5.7 metres
  • Speed: 12 knots / hour
  • Diesel tank: 8 tonnes
  • Water tank: 6 tonnes
  • Engines: 2 x 750 HP
  • Generator: 1 x 30kW & 1 x 50kW
  • Navigation & Communications: GPS, Sonar & VHF Radio
  • Air compressors: 2 x Bauer Mariner
  • Nitrox compressor: No, but limited Nitrox can be loaded, please check for details
  • Dive deck: 20 x 12 ltr cylinders
  • Safety equipment: Oxygen, Medic first aid kit, life raft and jackets
  • Accommodation: 1 x double bed, 1 x twin-bed & 1 x triple bed all with en-suite facilities plus 2 x twin bed with shared facilities
  • All cabins with air-con
  • Maximum number of guests: 11 pax (minimum 6 pax)
  • Salon & dining: air-conditioned salon & cabins, TV, DVD & CD in salon
  • Sundeck: 2, one bow and one stern
  • Voltage: 220v
  • Special diets catered for
  • Life jackets: 20
  • Zodiac: 1
  • Fire extinguishers: 4 x 6 kgs & 2 x 2 kgs
  • Return airport transfers from Sharm el Sheikh International Airport
  • Dive guide/s, weights and weight belts
  • Prices are per person sharing a double cabin
  • Single cabins can be booked at a supplement of € 250 per week or € 35 per day for mini-liveaboards
  • Included for weekly Red Sea liveaboards are 7 nights full-board accommodation and 6 diving days. Embarkation (day 1) is at 19:00 with dinner served that evening. On day 1 there is no diving and no sailing, the boat will depart as early as possible on day 2 for your first diving day. Check-out will be at 14:00 after lunch on your departure day (day 8). If the boat is fully booked with other charters, it may be necessary to depart after the last dive on day 7 and spend this night and the following day in the hotel at no extra charge
  • Flights
  • Insurance
  • National Park fees
  • Full visa required for dive sites beyond Ras Mohamed. Please check with your local embassy for any specific visa requirements.
  • Equipment, torch and computer rental
  • Dive courses
  • Nitrox (12 ltr) can be provided for an additional € 10 per day but we are limited as to the number of tanks that can be loaded
  • Alcohol
  • Tips for crew and guide/s