CALIPSO DIVE 8 DAY DIVING CRUISE - SMART 2022

San Cristobal, Ecuador

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SMART GALAPAGOS
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Duration: 8 days
Group size: 1 - 16
CALIPSO DIVE 8 DAY DIVING CRUISE - SMART 2022
San Cristobal, Ecuador

SMART GALAPAGOS
  • Facebook verified

$NaN
Duration: 8 days
Group size: 1 - 16

About this trip

CALIPSO DIVE - PREMIUM CATEGORY - 8 DAY DIVING TOUR - 22 dives


On Calipso, travelers will enjoy the best of both worlds that the Galapagos Islands has to offer: the land and sea.

Upgraded and modernized in 2019, with 8 spacious cabins that can hold up to 16 passengers, a professional crew, expert diving guides, open dining, social areas, and free Wi-Fi and soft drinks, this ship is perfect for all kinds of adventurers.

Only in Galapagos will you be able to dive with such a sheer abundance of species and so many sharks! The best dive sites in Galapagos are some of the best on the planet and are only accessible from a liveaboard. High season offers whale sharks and is the peak of wildlife populations. 

What’s included

  • Accommodation on board
    Accommodation on board at double cabins
  • All meals on board
    All meals, snacks and beverages included on board
  • Unlimited Nitrox
    Unlimited Nitrox included
  • Dive Guide
    Billingual National Park certified dive guide
  • Diving weights and air
    Weights, weight belts and air tanks
  • Dive Alert, SMBs, GPS
    We provide DA1 Dive Alerts, basic SMBs and Nautilus Lifeline at no charge
  • Wi-Fi
    Wi-Fi is included
  • Airport transfers
    Airport transfers in SCY when arrival/departure is on official flights
  • Flights
    Flights to/from Galapagos
  • Galapagos Entrance Fees
    National Park Entrance fee ($100 per person), TCT visitor card ($20 per person)
  • Recompression Chamber
    Recompression chamber fee ($35 per person)
  • Diving Equipment
    Equipment - Full kit rental is $300 per person. Rental includes BC, Regulator, Wetsuit, Fins & Booties, Mask
  • Computer rental
    Computer rental is $100
  • Damaged Equipment
    $50 for dive alert; $40 for SMB; $250 for Nautilus Lifeline and $75 for ditched weight belt
  • Personal Expenses
    Personal expenses and gratuities are not included
  • Insurance
    Diving Insurance and personal insurance are not included
  • Credit card fees
    Onboard credit card charges are subject to both VAT and an admin fee of 5%

Available Packages

Adults double cabin

Adults sharing a cabin with their travel partner or a designated same gender traveler.

$6,395
Deposit: $2,000
Adults single cabin

Adults who prefer not to share a cabin with a designated same gender traveler.

$10,871
Deposit: $3,300
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Itinerary

D1-San Cristobal & Lobos
Thursday: Arrival in San Cristobal and Lobos Island (1 dive)

AM-San Cristobal: Arrival to San Cristobal Island airport, where our guides will be to greet you and escort you to the yacht. Onboard, the staff will show you all the services we have on board and cabin assignment.


PM-Lobos Island: After lunch, everyone has an equipment check and a one-on-one with the guide for details on your diving experience. This will follow by a safety briefing and emergency drill procedures with the yacht crew. Check dive will be at Lobos island where you may see white tip sharks, sea turtles, rays, and schools of reef fish.

In the evening you will have our welcome cocktail and presentation of the boat’s crew followed by your first dinner on board.


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SMART GALAPAGOS
SmartGalapagos is a local sustainable DMC (Destinations Management Company) specialized in the Galapagos and the Cuyabeno reserve in the Amazon. We've lived in Galapagos and love these islands. We know every spot in the Islands and every hotel and supplier. Our expertise is Island Hopping tours for all budgets (Backpacker, Budget, Classic, Extreme,Premium or Luxury) and activities (Cruising, Diving, Nature or Adventure) For every Smart traveler we plant trees, many trees at no additional cost for you! Bet price/quality guarantee!