Our opinion on the SS Thorfinn Liveaboard
Cruising Micronesian waters for the last 30 years, the SS Thorfinn is truly one of the best equipped live aboard dive vessels in the world. With its base in Truk Lagoon, divers will experience the dive vacation of a lifetime, having the opportunity to dive up to 30+ wrecks during a 7 days trip. With a 1:1 guest to staff ratio, it doesn’t get much more professional and comfortable than this!
A team of twenty two onboard staff include dive guides, hostesses, deck maintenance and chefs. The ship is eco-friendly and uses island power pant waste lubes for its primary heating fuel. Guests will enjoy the spacious and comfortable facilities onboard such as a dining lounge, guest lounge with multi system TV and surround sound speaker system, spa deck, sun deck and double occupancy, air conditioned guest rooms.
Diving is done in small groups with experienced local guides who will show you and teach you about each dive sites best kept secrets! One of the largest lagoons in the world, Chuuk Lagoon (Truk Lagoon) is home to one of the worlds greatest concentration of war wrecks! Recreational and technical divers alike are welcomed and catered for and the SS Thorfinn provide custom gas blends, twin manifold cylinders in three sizes and even Sofnolime for rebreather divers.
The trip not only includes diving these incredible ship wrecks but also diving on the pristine outer barrier reef, island visits and snorkelling.
Total comfort on a ship with enviable safety records, high class service and offering some of the world's best diving - It's not hard to see why the SS Thorfinn has gained our respect and comes highly recommended to you.