The JP Marine liveaboard has been offering scuba diving cruises in Egypt for over 15 years. The 36 meter dive boat covers 3 decks and offers dive trips all across the Red Sea.
JP Marine offer accommodation for 28 passengers. Eight cabins are located on the lower deck away from the machine room so there is no noise, and the other six are on the main deck, the main deck cabins have windows overlooking the sea. All the cabins can be shared, have two single beds, air conditioning, wardrobes and private bathroom.
You can spend your free time listening to music or chatting with other divers in other areas of the boat. The indoor saloon is cosy, spacious, with air conditioning, audio system, visual entertainment, dining room and bar, a great place to relax. The divers can also rest, and enjoy the incredible views of the ocean from the 2 open decks. One is shaded and perfect for napping and reading, the other is a solarium with mattresses for sunbathing. Both are ideal to enjoy on the boat with your favourite drink.
FOOD ON BOARD
JP Marine understands the importance of providing abundant and delicious food to encourage divers on this incredible diving adventure. Three meals a day will be served in the air conditioned dining room. The chef on board prepares fresh dishes à la carte served in an open buffet. Snacks are available during the day to ensure that no diver goes hungry during the trip. The excellent food on board satisfies even the most sincere appetites.
DIVING WITH US
The dive platform of JP Marine is wide, well equipped with the necessary facilities, storage boxes, rinse tanks and fresh water shower. There is a separate tank for cameras and several charging points. The diving on MY JP Marine takes place mainly from the spacious dive platform located at the back of the boat. The boat has two zodiac-type boats to take divers to the different dive sites.
The MY JP Marine visits the most spectacular diving areas in the Red Sea. The Sharks' routes Brothers - Daedalus - Elphinstone islands where you can encounter many different species from whale sharks, hammerheads, oceanic whitetip, tigers, grey, silver tip, silkies and fox sharks. The Deep South - St Johns, Sataya, Rocky and Zabargad all have endless reef walls full of life, dolphins and dugongs. On the Northern routes you will dive the famous wrecks of SS Thistlegorm, Dunraven, the wreck cemetery of Abu Nuhas, Ras Mohamed national park and Tiran Straits the land of whale sharks and giant mantas. Any route you choose, with JP MARINE you can be sure that you will be accompanied by professional and experienced guides who will make sure your trip in the Red Sea is memorable.
Safety is always important. The crew of JP Marine is trained to manage emergency situations and now first aid. There are life vests and emergency rafts on board, also firefighting equipment in each cabin.
DIVING IN THE AREA
Diving in Egypt is available all year round. The best season is from March to the middle of December. All of these months diving is amazing in this region with water temperatures from 25º-28º. Winter water temperatures (Middle of December to February) are still 23º. There are great discount offers on boats and a minimum number of boats in the area, the dive sites are exclusive to you.