Island Based Dive Trips

Daily Diving Tours - Organization

All daily excursions leave from Puerto Ayora, Santa Cruz Island the depart time is regularly around 08h00 am and, depending on the navigation distance to each zone, we are booked to return between 15h30 to 16h30.
All our daily diving tours include:

  • 2 boat dives in limited groups
  • Full scuba gear:
    • Aluminum tanks with 3000psi / 207bar.
    • 5 to 7mm full wetsuit.
    • Jacket type BCD with power inflator.
    • Regulator with octopus, pressure gauge and depth gauge.
  • Mask, weights, snorkel, booties and fins.
  • Computers and U/W photo cameras available for rent.
  • Dive master diving in the water with customers (max. dive master to diver ratio 1:4).
  • Transfer to/from Puerto Ayora and dive locations.
  • Beverages and snacks, as well as a lunch box if the dive is journey is apart from the Island.

Information required

All daily diving tour programs are customized for each customer. Safety proceeds come first and therefore we solicit the following report about each tourist diving experience in order to customize a plan out that will fit the customer’s skills and activity:

  1. Type of diving license (level and training agency)
    Recent number of dives made
    Experience with drift and wall diving
    Date of last dive immersion
    Experience diving in cold water and hard currents
    What would the tourist like to see in the Galapagos?

With this information, Galasam can book the best program to experience one of the most fantastic dive adventures.