The Thistlegorm was a ship in the British Merchant Navy. Built in 1940, it sank off the coast of Sinai in October 1941 during World War II. The wreck has become one of the most famous dive sites in the world. It is a must for anyone interested in wreck diving.
Memphis Tours representative will pick you up by a private air conditioned vehicle from your hotel in Sharm El Sheikh to take you to the marin, where you will board a boat to the wreck of SS Thistlegorm. The Thistlegorm was a ship in the British Merchant Navy. Built in 1940, it sank off the coast of Sinai in October 1941 during World War II. Discovered in 1956 by the famous undersea explorer, Jacques Cousteau, the wreck has become one of the most famous dive sites in the world. It is a must for anyone interested in wreck diving. On our trip includes two dives with professional guides, as well as lunch and drinks on the boat.
Incase the diver does not dive for more than 06th month, so there is a diving review ( Refreshment ) should be taken with extra cost per person 25 US Dollars. Also, the diver needs to have his open water certificate in addition to logbook.
- Pick up services from your hotel in Sharm El Sheikh and return
- All transfers by a modern air-conditioned vehicle
- English speaking guide
- Diving equipment
- Lunch on board the snorkeling boat
- Water & soft drink on board
- All services charges and taxes
- Any extras not mentioned in the itinerary
- Tipping Kitty
- Optional activities
- Personal expenses
Price Per Person:
|Single||2-3 Persons||4-6 Persons||7-10 Persons|
|Prices||$ 220||$ 199||$ 190||$ 182|
Tour and PricesTour price currency is set to USD but you can pay in Euro or British pound.The prices quoted per person per tour all inclusive and prices are always updated to ensure you receive the lowest price possible. Once your tour is confirmed we guarantee the price will not be changed.
Children Policy0 - 05.99 Free of Charge
6 - 11.99 pay 50% of tour price
12+ pay full tour price as per adult person
If your tour includes airfare then an extra charge for child rate may apply.
Deposit and Balance of PaymentA down payment (25%) will be required when confirming your booking as requested and can be paid by credit or debit card (Visa / MasterCard) via Verisign Secured payment system on our website. The balance of payment (75%) will be required on arrival / pick up, to be paid to your tour director by credit / debit card or in cash.
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Cancellation PolicyMemphis Tours does not charge a cancellation fee for tours and excursions cancelled for ‘force majeure’ reasons such as volcanoes, earthquakes, or reasons beyond control. If cancellation happens due to personal or business reasons and Memphis Tours has already incurred costs on your behalf, these costs will be transferred to you.
Best Time to Visit Egypt
An all year round destination with winter season being the coolest with still good average temperatures between 21- 26 degrees in the Red Sea resorts and Upper Egypt (Luxor/ Aswan) between 23 - 29 degrees
Flying to Egypt
Cairo for comfort and quality - EgyptAir and Delta Airlines (Scheduled Airlines only)
11 hours 50 minutes direct from New York
Required - obtainable in advance or on arrival for non-restricted nationalities
No mandatory vaccinations
Respectful attire in Luxor, Cairo and Alexandria on tours - More relaxed clothing in the Red Sea areas like Hurghada and Sharm El Sheikh