Five-star luxury at sea and world-class Galapagos diving from this smooth sailing, modern motor yachtfrom $851 /day
- Incredible eight-day itineraries with up to 18 dives in the Galapagos’ hotspots for marine wildlife
- Complimentary perks including a free glass of wine with dinner and hot towels after every dive
- Up to four dives per day, night dives, and shore excursions at the most stunning sites
- Excellent facilities for divers with free nitrox, private gear storage, camera station, and two tenders
Galapagos Sky is a modern, comfortable motor yacht, with nearly 20 years of cruising experience in the Galapagos Islands. This vessel offers adventurous and luxurious voyages focusing on guest comfort, outstanding service, and of course, unforgettable scuba diving. You'll enjoy eight incredible days at sea, with stops at the most famous sites known for encounters with whale sharks, hammerheads, and endemic species like marine iguanas and penguins. And, each trip includes shore excursions to visit rare birds, tortoises, and historical sites made famous by Charles Darwin. Back on board, even the most discerning of divers will love this boat that offers free wine with dinner, hot towels after diving, and free nitrox for qualified guests.
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Scheduled, private charter available
This vessel operates in partnership with two prestigious operators - Ecoventura and DivEncounters - to offer some of Ecuador's very best liveaboard experiences. Galapagos Sky is a safe, modern and spacious motor yacht, custom outfitted for cruising the Pacific. While at sea, guests will enjoy highly personalised service above and below the waves from 11 dedicated crew members. Other onboard creature comforts include chic and modern interior decor, large common areas, and luxurious details like fine dining and imported wine. Plus, seamlessly organised adventures every day, with a focus on safety and sustainability.
Galapagos Sky's itineraries represent an excellent value for money, with shore excursions, night diving, and three days at Darwin and Wolf islands included. You'll also have numerous snorkelling opportunities, with guided and unguided adventures on offer when the boat isn't moving. Diving in this region is best suited to advanced and experienced explorers with experience diving in cool water and powerful currents. But, this vessel's expert team is happy to help intermediate divers find their comfort zone and make the most of their time in the water.
Onboard Galapagos Sky
Galapagos Sky offers adventurous and service-oriented voyages for up to 16 guests. This liveaboard feels more like a floating five-star hotel than a boat, with perfectly appointed cabins and common areas, and luxurious details like designer reef-safe toiletries in each cabin. This boat's generous salon features couches and cushioned seating, air-conditioning, and panoramic views. Above deck, you'll find both sun and shade decks with chairs and loungers, and a well-stocked bar - complete with a wide variety of imported wine and spirits. Each day's delicious chef-prepared menus feature local and international dishes, plus unlimited coffee, tea, and snacks. Complimentary wine is served with dinner.
Diving from Galapagos Sky
This vessel's classic itineraries focus on the best diving in the Galapagos Islands, spending three out of eight days at the region's best sites - Darwin and Wolf islands. In addition to a passionate and professional crew, you'll love this boat's diver-friendly details, including a spacious shaded dive deck, personal gear storage, free nitrox, and hot towels after every tank. Two custom tenders make it easy for divers to descend straight into the action, with no long surface swims. And, best of all, this boat's highly trained team of international guides has decades of experience in the region, upping your odds at taking the plunge alongside all of the Galapagos' most famous marine wildlife.
- Pack comfortable walking shoes, lightweight clothing, and sun protection for your trip's included shore outings.
- Guests of all ages are welcome aboard Galapagos Sky, but must be 15 years old to dive.
- Bring a bit of pocket cash for onboard extras like gear rental, nitrox, gratuities, and drinks from the bar.
- Advanced Open Water certification and 60 logged dives are required to join this boat's adventurous itineraries.