We are very pleased to offer our customers an exclusive 10 night dive cruise on board the superb Deep Blue liveaboard that will take in the best of the Galapagos – including spectacular diving at the famous Darwin and Wolf Islands. Our dive itinerary starts and ends in San Cristobal with a mixed program of dive and land visits planned en-route to and from Darwin and Wolf and we will spend four full days diving these fantastic islands with up to 4 dives per day planned. (Note: shore visits are not allowed at Darwin and Wolf). For more detailed information on the liveaboard, the diving and the destination please see our “Galapagos” web page.
Travel on KLM Airways from London Heathrow via Amsterdam.
Sun 02-Jun-13 - London Heathrow / Amsterdam 06:30/09:00.
Sun 02-Jun-13 - Amsterdam / Guayaquil 10:15/17:15.
Sun 02-Jun-13 - Arrive Guayaquil and transfer to the Grant Hotel for 1 night.
Mon 03-Jun-13 - Flight to Galapagos Islands and board Deep Blue. Afternoon check-dive at Isla Lobos and land visit.
Tue 04-Jun-13 - North Seymour 2 dives in the morning. Afternoon land visit. Overnight to Wolf Island.
Wed 05-Jun-13 - All day diving Wolf Island (3 dives). Thu 06-Jun-13 - All day diving Darwin Island (3 dives).
Fri 07-Jun-13 - All day diving Darwin Island (3 dives).
Sat 08-Jun-13 - All day diving Wolf Island (3 dives).
Sun 09-Jun-13 - Roca Redonda & Punta Vincente Roca (3 dives).
Mon 10-Jun-13 - All day diving Cabo Marshall (4 dives).
Tue 11-Jun-13 - Morning 2 dives Cousin Rock. Afternoon land visit and snorkel with the penguins of Bartolome.
Wed 12-Jun-13 - Gordon Rocks (2 dives) and afternoon land visit to Isla Plaza.
Thu 13-Jun-13 - Morning land tour then afternoon flight to Quito. Transfer to Rio Amazonas hotel for 1 night.
Fri 14-Jun-13 - Quito / Amsterdam 16:15/13:05 (arriving next day).
Sat 15-Jun-13 - Amsterdam / London Heathrow 15:45/16:10.DE
PRICE: £4,435 PER PERSON (LOWER DECK) OR £4,607 PER PERSON (UPPER DECK) + INTERNATIONAL FLIGHTS
Price includes: In Guayaquil it includes transfers and 1 nights accommodation at the Grand Hotel on a twin/double* share basis with breakfast. In Galapagos it includes all transfers, return Ecuador to Galapagos flights, 10 nights aboard the Deep Blue sharing a twin/double cabin, all meals, soft drinks, local beer, diving and land visits. In Quito it includes transfers and 1 nights accommodation at the Rio Amazonas hotel on a twin/double* share basis with breakfast. * single supplements apply for Ecuador hotels.
Excluded: International flights, Galapagos National Park Fee of US$100pp (payable in cash on arrival), Ecuador departure tax of approx. US$31.50, Recompression Chamber Fee of US$35pp, Ingala Tax US$10pp, on board alcoholic drinks and gratuities.
INTERNATIONAL FLIGHTS FROM THE UK: There are several flight options to Ecuador, but we can recommend travel on KLM Airways via Amsterdam with flights departing from various UK airports. Flights start from around £530 plus taxes. KLM offer 20kgs per person and for an additional 55 Euros each way passengers can upgrade this to 40kgs.
The above itinerary is a planned itinerary and dependent on approval from the Galapagos National Park Authority, weather conditions, the captain’s discretion and may be subject to change.
Prices are based on two people sharing accommodation. For single travellers, we will do our best to ‘room’ you with someone of the same sex, but this may not always be possible.
The price has been calculated on a US$/£ exchange rate of 1.6 and is subject to rate fluctuations.
Accommodation and flights are subject to availability at the time of booking – please ask our Sales Team for a quotation.