We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

2 dives from a comfy boat for Certified Divers

Select Date and Travellers
From
US$65.54
Date
2 travellers
Highlights
    What to Expect
    The bus will bring you safely to the marina. Our dive guides and crew will warmly welcome you on “Basyl”, our spacious and comfortable boat. After a short check-in you can try on any pre-booked rental equipment. While our captain navigates the boat towards the first diving spot, you will get a full boat and safety briefing. Cruising time will be 45 to 90 minutes. Plenty of time to relax and enjoy the sun and the stunning views from our large sun beds.

    Meanwhile, our dive guides will make a detailed sketch of the first dive site on a whiteboard. Using this drawing, you will get a full briefing on the course of the dive, the specific characteristics of the dive site and the animals you can observe. The divers will be split into small groups according to their level and experience. Each group is accompanied by an experienced dive guide.

    While the divers enjoy the treasures of the Red Sea, our chef prepares a delicious lunch which is served as an extensive buffet. After the lunch you'll have 1,5 hour to unwind in the shade or sunbath on our sun beds. There is plenty of space on the sundeck and cold drinks are available.

    Around 2 pm a second dive will be conducted on a different diving spot. Our fully filled diving tanks will enable you to dive for more than 1 hour, if you wish. After the second dive, we start our trip back to the marina. While sailing back, you can enjoy the pleasant atmosphere on board and some refreshments, created by our chef. At 4 pm our vessel docks in the marine and our drivers will bring you back safe to the hotel, with some golden memories of this unique day.

    Each day we visit 2 different dive sites. When you book a multi-day dive package, we attempt to bring you to different dive sites every day. Due to the ideal location of the marina, we have a choice of 50 dive sites, ranging from shallow coral gardens, wrecks, drift or drop sites to magnificent and steep dropoffs.

    We provide guidance to all divers, regardless of their experience. No extras will be charged for the guidance by experienced dive guides.

    Your safety is our first priority! Spare materials are available on board and all possible safety features are provided. We always hang a filled safety tank at 5 m under the boat. Buddy checks and safety stops are a good habit and are strongly recommended!

    Our joyful crew is always there to help you with mounting and disassembling your dive gear.

    After returning to the marina we bring you safely back to your hotel. We rinse and dry your material every day. So you can fully enjoy a pleasant evening. If you wish, we’ll bring your rinsed and dried gear to your hotel on the last day of your stay.
    Show More
    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Main gates of Hurghada Hotels, Makadi Hotels, Sahl Hasheesh Hotels and El Gouna Hotels
    Departure Time
    8:30 AM
    Duration
    24h
    Return Details
    returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off within Hurghada
    • All transfers by a private air-conditioned vehicle
    • Full day boat trip on a 27 meter outstanding comfortable boat
    • boattrip to 2 select dive spots perfect for both, novice and experienced divers
    • 2 full 12L tanks (min 210 bar) with good quality air, weights
    • Your safety is our priority, enough experienced diveguides for each small group
    • Reef Taxes and National park fees
    • Professional multi-lingual dive instructor
    • international dive insurance
    Exclusions
    • Great Lunch for a small price ; cold drinks
    • excellent and reliable dive equipment for rent
    • Surcharge for Hotel pickup and drop-off in Makadi, Sahl Hasheesh, El Gouna
    • Surcharge for 15 l tanks, available on request
    Show More
    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Upon reservation : Please mail us the following information
    • name of your hotel and roomnumber if available
    • highest diving certificate
    • number of dives made and date of last dive
    • If you need rental equipment ; your weight, height and shoe size
    • Your Mobile no (will only be used for text messaging pick-up times)
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
    Reviews (75)
    Filter reviews
    36 results
    Traveller rating
    33
    2
    1
    0
    0
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    LanguageEnglish
    More languages
    Traveller rating
    33
    2
    1
    0
    0
    Show reviews that mention
    All reviews paradise diving excellent dive open water certification highest standard introduction dive different locations food provided professional outfit these guys diving center sense of humour private transfer marine life bart akram kit qualification
    Selected filters
    FilterEnglish
    Updating list...
    1 - 5 of 36 reviews
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Me and my girlfriend visited blue paradise DC during our holiday in Hurgada and all I have to say is that I glad we did it. The organisation is prefect and well executed everything works how it should be and respecting time schedule. The team...More

    Thank jac0p026
    Reviewed 6 September 2019 via mobile

    Blue paradise really professional run diving boat crew and instructors brilliant made everyone feel at home like a family safety was paramount great selection of dive sites will def book again when I return to hurghada

    Thank jdr501
    Reviewed 8 August 2019 via mobile

    Fantastic experience with the team from Blue Paradise. 2 dives at excellent and very different locations. Fantastic corals and marine life including Blue spotted sting ray, spotted eagle ray, lion fish, scorpion fish and Giant moray. Dive guides were excellent with well planned out dives....More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank nickc0llins
    Reviewed 16 July 2019 via mobile

    Booked through TUI to go with Blue Paradise. Price seemed extremely good when we booked with them, however be prepared for the extras. From day one we felt really welcomed by Bart and Mustafa. Both were very friendly and Bart was very helpful helping me...More

    Thank Hay175
    Reviewed 3 July 2019

    We have just had 6 fantastic days diving with Blue Paradise Dive Center. The boat is owned buy a European couple. The boat is called Basyl.It is kept in a pristine condition including the kitchen and in is maintained to the highest standard. The crew...More

    Date of experience: June 2019
    Thank No1Ladydiver
    Blue Paradise R, Manager at Blue Paradise Diving Center, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2019

    Dear Patricia and Trevor, Thank you for taking the time to write a review, it is very much appreciated. I’m thrilled we were able to give you a memorable time. It is a real pleasure to know that you enjoyed our boat and service. Your...More

    View more reviews
    Questions & Answers
    Ask a question
    Natasha C
    26 August 2019|
    AnswerShow all 2 answers
    Response from 877annemiea | Reviewed this property |
    € 5 per person per day. You pay it cash on the boat. It is freshly cooked on board l, tasty and we never got sick ;-)
    1
    Vote
    Google Translation
    Inspire620925
    27 June 2019|
    Answer
    Response from 877annemiea | Reviewed this property |
    Not sure. Better check with the diving center per email. They reply quickly
    0
    Votes
    Google Translation
    IainA124
    7 July 2018|
    AnswerShow all 3 answers
    Response from chris b | Reviewed this property |
    Hi, Yes I believe it is possible and you would enjoy it. the Dive Master on the boat would want you to do a quick refresher of your skills, which would count as one of your dives (and possibly an extra cost) but they would... More
    0
    Votes
    Key Details
    • Duration: 24h
    • Mobile Ticket Accepted
    • Instant confirmation
    • Languages Offered: English, Arabic, Dutch, French, German
    Why Book on TripAdvisor?
    • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
    • Low Price Guarantee
    • No Booking Fees
    • Secure Payments
    • 24/7 SupportCall: +852 30184991