Every Friday
Diving Cruise
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  • The M/Y Nortada Galapagos Diving Cruise, dry dock rebuilding for Nortada started in late 2012.
  • Accommodation for just 08 passengers on board.
  • Itinerary with the most spectacular places for diving (Darwin & Wolf)
  • Cabins includes private facilities and air conditioning.
  • Comfortable dining room, resting areas, and lounge.

M/Y Nortada Galapagos Diving Cruise Description:

Nortada will offer 8 days / 7 night itineraries including Wolf and Darwin. Some of the specialized products Nortada will offer to her clients include full rebreather and technical diving support, photo and video oriented departures, citizen science programs maintained in partnership by leading research institutions and private celebrity expeditions. High and Low season itinerary options are available.

Technical Specifications 
Type  Motor yacht
Category  Tourist Superior
Construction Year  1986
Re-build 2012
Length  25.9 m / 84.5 ft
Beam 5.48 m / 18 ft
Draft 1.52 m / 5 ft
Capacity  12 passengers
Main Engines  Twin CUMMINS 6CTA8.3-M 255 HP
Electricity System  110V and 220V
Speed  10 knots
Hull  Fyberglass
Crew  9 + 1 naturalist bilingual guide
Security  24 mile range Furuno Navnet Radar/Chart Plotter, Furuno-FCV620 Eco sounder, GPS, Furuno NX300 Navtex, Furuno HF-MF/DSC Radio, VHF/DSC Icom radios, ACR Epirb, ACR Sart, ACR VHF bi directional rescue radio, Ritchie Magnetic Compass, hydraulic helm, barometer, clock, thermometer, helm indicator, searchlight, horn, fire & smoke detector system. (2) DSB inflatable life rafts for 16 passengers each, (16) life jackets, (2) 15 feet Nautica Inflatable boats with 20 HP four stroke outboard engines. All safety equipment complies with International Coast Guard regulations.




FRIDAY Am. Arrival & meeting at the dive center


Check dive in Puerto Ayora
SATURDAY  Am: Baltra N/E or Punta Carrion (SC)

Pm: Cousin Rock (SC)

SUNDAY Am: Shark Bay / Landslide (SC)

Pm: La Ventana Islet / La Banana (SC)

MONDAY Am: Darwin’s Arch / El Arenal (SC)

Pm: Darwin’s Arch / El Arenal (SC)

TUESDAY  Am: Shark Bay / Landslide (SC)

Pm: La Ventana Islet / La Banana (SC)

WEDNESDAY Am: Cape Douglas (SC)

Pm: Punta Vicente Roca (SC, SN, PR)

THURSDAY Am: Cape Marshall / Manta Ray City (SC)

Pm: Puerto Coca (SC)

FRIDAY Am: Chares Darwin Research Station (CA)

Pm: Departure

NOTE: Cruise Itinerary is subject to change due to Galapagos National Park dispositions or to circumstances  beyond our control (force majeure).

Above prices include:

 Transfers in Galapagos.
Tender & transportation to/from dive sites.
 Accommodation in double cabin.
 All meals during the cruise.
 Professional Bilingual Guide.
 Visits & Excursions according itinerary.
 All dives air weighs and weigh belt.
 Purify water, coffee and tea available during the cruise.
 Selected safety equipment

Above prices do not include:

Local flight to/from Galapagos
Galapagos National Park Entrance Fee US$ 100.00
Galapagos Transit card: US$ 20.00
Soft & alcoholic Drinks
Services not indicated
Medical & Travel Insurance

Important Notes:

♦  All prices per person in US dollars.
♦  Children discount (under 12 years old): Does not apply
♦  Single Supplement:  on request
♦  Ask for charter departures

Other Taxes and Fees:

All rentals are subject to a 12% IVA (VAT) Nitrox included tax Credit Cards / Paypal accepted with 8% fee

Optional Expenses:

♦  Nitrox upgrade $ 150.00
♦  Nitrox user course $ 210.00
♦  100cf / 15lt cylinders upgrade $ 100.00
♦  Full kit rental (incl. computer) $ 275.00
♦  Dive light rental $ 50.00
♦  Point and shoot photo rental $ 175.00
♦  Rebreather support fees (Contact us).

Galapagos Liveaboards
Nortada Galapagos Cruise - Cabin
Nortada Galapagos Cruise - Lounge
Nortada Galapagos Cruise - Dinning
Nortada Galapagos Cruise - Deck

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