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Guest ReviewsWelcome to the Red Sea Aggressor II         

  Diving Details:
  • Wrecks, abundant reef fish life, multiple macro critters, dolphins and awesome coral gardens

  • All dives from the mothership and 2 skiffs that carry 11 divers each for quick access

  • Water temperature:
    74 - 82F, 23 - 28C
  • 3-5mm wetsuit is recommended for summer and 7mm in the winter

  • Up to 4 dives per day, night diving when available
  • 7-night charters: up to 21 dives

   Red Sea Facts:

  • Egypt lies in the North Eastern tip of North Africa. Egypt borders the Mediterranean Sea as well as the Red Sea joined by the Suez Canal on the western side of the Sinai Peninsula.

  • Day Temperature:  Summer is 33c/91F and Winter 21C/69F.

  • Official language of Egypt is Arabic but many of the people in the tourist resorts speak English and French.

  • Population: over 90 million.

  • Capital: Cairo

  • Local currency is EGP, Egyptian Pound. (Approx.   EGP 18 = USD $1)

  • Time Zone: GMT + 2 hours with no daylight savings time.

  • Sharm el Sheikh, Sinai and Hurghada have a subtropical desert climate with mild warm winters and hot summers.


Northern Red Sea, Ras Mohamed and Straits of Tiran

The Red Sea is one of the most popular world class dive destinations. The diving is split betwen the North and the South. The new RED SEA AGGRESSOR II™ will offer guests a 7-night itinerary diving the best of the north to Ras Mohamed and the Straits of Tiran. Just off shore lives thousands of species of fish in beautiful crystal clear water
with coral gardens, historical shipwrecks, breath-taking soft corals, and pinnacles. There are over one thousand species of fish in the Red Sea, 20 percent of which can be found nowhere else in the world. Where the Egyptian desert sands end, a marine paradise begins.

With two different yachts in the Red Sea, guests are able to easily do back to back charters in order to experience the incredible diversity the Red Sea has to offer from the north to the south.

What makes the Aggressor Red Sea LiveAboards different?

The RED SEA AGGRESSOR II™ operates from downtown Hurghada at the upscale Hurghada Marina (known locally as New Marina Hurghada) which is a community that includes shops, restaurants, cafes, and bars. It is a beautiful marina area that is home to the 138 ft., 22 passenger RED SEA AGGRESSOR II™. Transfers are included in the price of the trip if arriving/departing from the Hurghada Airport on the charter start/end dates to and from New Marina Hurghada Harbor where the yacht docks. (reservations are required at least 7 days in advance for pick up from the Hurghada Airport to the yacht) For guests already in Hurghada, you may make your own way to the RED SEA AGGRESSOR II™ for a 3 pm boarding on Saturday.

7-Night Sample Itinerary

Northern Red Sea, Ras Mohamed & Straits of Tiran

Getting There, Passports & Visa Documentation: 
The Hurghada International Airport is located 15 minutes from downtown Hurghada where the yacht docks at the Hurghada New Marina. Aggressor Adventure Travel has three travel agents who specialize in airline travel, tours and hotel stays. Email info@aggressortravel.com for more information.

Visitors must have a current passport, adequate funds to support themselves, and a return airline ticket. US citizens require a passport that must be valid for 6 months from date of entry. It is the travelers’ responsibility to ensure they have the proper visa to travel into each country on his or her itinerary as well as for re-entry and return to their country. Since regulations vary by country, contact your consulate or embassy of your country for the requirement.

Hurghada Interational Airport (HRG):  Turkish Air, Austrian Airlines, Lufthansa & Condor, Egypt Air, Air Berlin

Travel Advisory: We are unable to accept reservations from guests traveling on an Israeli passport due to Egyptian maritime regulations. There is a risk that when the Port Authority is clearing the RED SEA AGGRESSOR II™ to depart Hurghada on the charter, travel may be delayed and/or denied by the authorities for these individuals.

Minimum Age For Diving: The minimum age to scuba dive in the Red Sea is 15 years of age.

Airport transfers are included if arriving and departing from the Hurghada International Airport on the charter start/end dates to and from the Hurghada New Marina where the yacht docks. If you would like complimentary transfers from the Hurghada International Airport on your charter start date, an advance reservation must be made at least 7 days prior to the charter start date by entering this information in your GIS travel information or contacting your reservation agent. You must add the words ‘complimentary transfer’ to the GIS travel section to confirm.

For those with the complimentary transfer from HRG Airport to the yacht, an English-speaking guide will meet and greet you to assist you with your luggage inside the airport and another English-speaking guide will be waiting for guests outside the airport.

Guests will be met and transfered to the yacht. Guests may board the yacht Saturday afternoon anytime between 3 pm - 6 pm and through the evening. The yacht will depart the dock early Sunday morning after the Port Authorities have checked all guests passports. After clearance is given, no one can board the boat.

Last Diving Day/Departure:
After a full week of diving, the RED SEA AGGRESSOR II™ returns back to Hurghada New Marina Friday afternoon between 2 - 4 pm. Friday evening after the sunset cocktail party, guests may go ashore and enjoy one of the many fine restaurants, cafes or pubs in the marina.

Check-out is Saturday morning at 8 am.

There is a USD $50 Port Fee per person and a USD $100 Marine Park fee per person to visit Ras Mohamed and Straights of Tiran. These fees are paid onboard the yacht and may be paid by Visa, Mastercard, or cash. The yacht doesn not accept travelers checks due to the banks not accepting them. There is a 14% Value Added Tax (VAT) required by the Egyptian Federal Law for all onboard billings for any retail or service added to your bill that includes port fees, marine park fees, dive courses, clothing sales and nitrox.

Upon arrival to Egypt, all guests must pay an entry visa of $25 and a multi-entry visa for $60. (subject to change without notice) If guests would like to purchase a visa in advance, please visit:  https://visa2egypt.gov.eg/eVisa/FAQ

The Egyptian Government forbids international tourists from carrying drone aircraft into the country. If you do enter Egypt with a drone aircraft, the Egyptian Government warns they will confiscate the drone.

Taxes and fees paid onboard the yacht are subject to change without notice.

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