Truk Master Liveaboard

Truk Master Liveaboard

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  • Tech Diving FriendlyYes
  • Fleet nameMaster Liveaboards
  • Year built1974
  • Length37 m
  • Width7 m
  • Capacity16
  • MaterialSteel

MV Truk Master is a member of the Master Liveaboard fleet. It is one of the few yachts that offers diving safaris in Truk Lagoon, a destination with numerous wrecks. The Truk Master liveaboard was rebuilt by the Worldwide Dive and Sail team in 2016. 

Boat interior

The Truk Master has 7 cabins and can accommodate 16 guests. All staterooms have air conditioning, private facilities, hair dryers, and safes for personal belongings. Divers can relax in the lounge area on the Truk Master after a day of diving, which has comfortable sofas and a plasma TV. If you prefer to stay outside, you can spend time on the boat’s sun deck, which has lounge chairs. The open-air dining area is perfect for viewing the gorgeous scenery. 

Dive deck 

The Truk Master dive deck has enough space for all divers on board to be comfortable. There are under-bench storage boxes for personal belongings like fins and masks. There are also shower hoses for rinsing between dives. 

Itineraries 

The Truk Master liveaboard is one of the few boats that offers the opportunity to dive in the Japanese wrecks in Truk. A large part of the Japanese fleet was based here during WWII. Battleships, aircraft carriers, tugboats, gunboats, minesweepers, and submarines were destroyed in 1941 by air attacks. In 1969, Jacques Cousteau and his team explored this place, and since then it has become an attractive diving destination. The Truk Master has 7-night and 10-night trips to Truk Lagoon, which include visiting numerous sunken ships. The boat has equipment for technical diving, for those who want to explore every part of its wrecks at a depth of 30-50 m/98-164 ft. Here divers can see cargo ships that still hold torpedos and periscopes, and tanks that rest on the decks. The Rio de Janeiro Maru was once a luxury passenger boat and now lies on the bottom of the sea. This is one of the boats that guests on the Truk Master can explore. Divers can also visit the Shark Island reef, a cleaning station for sharks. 

When to go

It is possible to dive in Truk Lagoon all year round. The temperature is between 21-27°C/70-81°F in the coolest months (between December and April). October and November are the wettest months. Diving conditions can be rough during typhoon season (between August and December), although typhoons are rare for this area. 

The Truk Master is the best choice for divers who like wreck diving. Safaris on this boat provide ample opportunities to discover sunken ships, and you can also relax in the comfortable atmosphere after a day full of diving adventures.

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CabinsView deck plan

Deluxe Cabin (Upper Deck)

Deluxe Cabin (Upper Deck)

Deck:
Upper Deck
Bedding:
Double bed
Max occupancy:
2
Ensuite bathroom:
Yes
Aircon:
Yes
Number of Cabins:
1
Double bed cabin is en-suite and have individual air conditioning units
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Premium Cabin (Main Deck)

Premium Cabin (Main Deck)

Deck:
Main Deck
Bedding:
Twin beds
Max occupancy:
2
Ensuite bathroom:
Yes
Aircon:
Yes
Number of Cabins:
4
Twin cabin is en-suite and have individual air conditioning units
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Premium Cabin (Lower Deck)

Premium Cabin (Lower Deck)

Deck:
Lower Deck
Bedding:
Twin beds
Max occupancy:
2
Ensuite bathroom:
Yes
Aircon:
Yes
Number of Cabins:
2
Twin cabin is en-suite and have individual air conditioning units
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Standart Cabin (Lower Deck)

Standart Cabin (Lower Deck)

Deck:
Lower Deck
Bedding:
Twin beds
Max occupancy:
2
Ensuite bathroom:
Yes
Aircon:
Yes
Number of Cabins:
1
Twin cabin is en-suite and have individual air conditioning units
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Amenities

Boat specification

  • Fleet nameMaster Liveaboards
  • Year built1974
  • Last renovation dateAugust, 2016
  • Length37 m
  • Width7 m
  • Capacity16
  • MaterialSteel
  • LanguagesEnglish
  • Handicapped FriendlyNo
  • Number of cabins8
  • Engines2 x Cummins 520 HP
  • Generator2 x 80KW, 1 x 50KW, 1 x 50KW
  • Compressors3 x Coltri-Sub M 16
  • Tenders2 dinghys
  • Power plugs onboard220 V and 110 V US style sockets
  • On-board payment methodsCash

Crew

Captain: 1
Engeneer: 1
Chefs: 1
Tender holders: 1
Deck hand: 1
Houskeeper: 1
Host: 1
Dive team: 3

Onboard Facilities

  • Laundry Service
  • Massage
  • Onboard Kayaks
  • Audio & Video Entertainment
  • Air Conditioned Saloon
  • Sun Deck
  • Sun Loungers
  • Open Air Saloon
  • Indoor Saloon
  • Bar
  • Child Friendly
  • Non-Diver (Snorkeler) Friendly
  • Hot Tub / Jacuzzi
  • SPA
  • Land Excursions
  • Fishing

Cabin Facilities

  • TV in Cabins
  • Air Conditioning
  • En-suite Cabins
  • Wall Fan
  • Lockable Storage
  • Towels
  • Bathrobe
  • Hairdryer
  • Toiletries

Food & drinks

  • Western Food
  • Local Food
  • Dietary Restrictions
  • Buffet Style
  • Alcoholic Beverages and Spirits
  • A La Carte
  • Hot & Soft Drinks and Cold
  • Snacks All Day

Photography Facilities

  • Camera & Photography Station
  • Separate Rinsing Tanks for U/W Camera
  • Camera Table
  • Special Storage for U/W Camera
  • Charging Stations

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Diving and Safety

  • Radar
  • GPS Tracking
  • Radio VHF/DSC/SSB
  • Life Rafts
  • Life Jackets
  • Fire Fighting Equipment
  • Emergency Oxygen
  • First Aid Kits
  • Sounder
  • Satellite Phone
  • Bilge Pump Alarm
  • Searchlight
  • EPIRB (emergency position indicating radio beacon)
  • Emergency Flares
  • Smoke Detectors
  • Life Rings

Diving Facilities

  • Warm Water Showers
  • Rebreather Support
  • Compressors
  • Rinse Hosts
  • Tenders for Diving
  • Tech Diving
  • Dive Deck
  • Valve Fittings
  • Personal Storage Space

Reviews about Truk Master

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What a thrilling experience with Truk Master live aboardVerified review

It's impossible to put into words how amazing this trip was. In my 40 years of diving I have been to many fantastic places and dove with many live aboard operations but this trip tops them all! Absolutely every member of the crew was Perfect! From the captain to the housekeeper all were completely focused on providing the best experiance to every guest, even the most challenging (there's always one). I can't wait to return someday. I can't recommend Truk Master enough.
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Excellent wreck diving and live aboardVerified review

Good wreck diving good live aboard Safety diving and professional staff
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