Thorfinn Liveaboard in Truk is the 58 metre is one of the world’s best equipped liveaboards. She has been cruising and exploring Micronesian waters since 1982. Based in Truk Lagoon, diving is offered seven days per week, with up to five dives per day on five different sites, giving guests the opportunity to dive 30+ wrecks during a one-week visit.
Ten air-conditioned staterooms accommodate 20 guests in double occupancy. Eight of the rooms that are located on ‘D’ and ‘E’ decks have double or queen size beds plus adjacent single berths. Private showers and toilets are fitted in each of these rooms. Three additional rooms on ‘C’ deck are bright and spacious with two shared shower rooms and two shared toilets. Thor’s Lair is an exclusive luxury suite, available at a slight premium.
The dedicated dining lounge provides seating for 22 guests. The friendly dining room staff serve breakfast cooked to order, with other meals set by the chef from a varied menu considering any personal dietary requests.
A spacious indoor lounge features a fully equipped entertainment centre. A well-stocked selection of DVDs and a library are available. The bar provides a range of beverages – from coffee, tea, hot chocolate and soft drinks, to beers, wines and spirits at a reasonable cost.
Thorfinn’s large hot tub seats 12 and is a great way to massage away any aches or strains at the end of a full day of diving.
Outdoor lounge areas include a sundeck for sunbathing, with a shaded area for reading a book or enjoying a magnificent view of paradise.
Two large camera tables are conveniently located adjacent to the main guest lounge. Each table has a compressed air gun and dual voltage 110V and 220V charging points.
Thorfinn operates two ‘state of the art’ 10m launches supplied with twin 150 hp 4-stroke engines providing fast quiet rides to/from dive sites. They have numerous custom features such as seat edge lighting, freshwater showers, under-seat gear bins, easy access dive stairs, camera shelves, depth sounders, GPS and VHF radios.
Micronesia diving destinations are all about wrecks, but with some fascinating history. Some of the best wreck diving destinations in the world are in this area – Truk Lagoon, Bikini and Palau. Click here to read more about the dive sites.
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