16Ship Type: Motor Yacht
The dazzling realm beneath the sea of the Galapagos captivates as much curiosity as the islands themselves. Discover both on board the Galapagos Sky, a 16-passenger 100-foot custom designed dive live-aboard. Built in 2001, the Galapagos Sky offers the newest and best-equipped vessel and ultimate diving experience in Galapagos for serious divers.
Amenities on board the Galapagos Sky
The elegant Galapagos Sky is fully air conditioned throughout and features rich teak paneling and furnishings, a dining area, a fully stocked bar, and a main salon with an audio and video entertainment center. On deck, ample space is allocated for personal dive gear storage, a photo and video film lab, light tables, daily E-6 processing and open deck space for sunbathing. Divers will appreciate the wide stern dive platform with fresh water showers, fresh water rinses, dive deck assistance and photo and dive equipment rental services.
Galapagos Sky Accommodations
The Galapagos Sky accommodations include eight comfortable staterooms located on two decks. Each cabin features two twin beds, private bath with shower, mirrored cabinet, wardrobe, full length mirror, window view or port light, bathrobes, hairdryer, toiletries and fresh towels daily.
Diving with the Galapagos Sky
The Galapagos Sky's 10 day tour offers a total of approximately 21 dives and 3 land excursions, and covers 565.5 nautical miles of ocean. There will be up to four dives per day including night dives at Wolf and Darwin. The first two days and last two days will be a combination of shore excursions with 2-3 dives per day. Most dives are drift dives along the cliff faces of off-shore rocks and pinnacles. All dives are dependent upon the skill level of the divers.
Limited quantities of diving equipment are available for rent on board. Divers are required to bring their own equipment: mask, fins & snorkel, regulator, depth & pressure gauges, bottom timer or dive watch. Cruise rates include: filled tanks, weights, weight belt, dive alerts and safety sausages.