6-Day Galapagos PADI Diving Course

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Duration: 6 Days
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    9:00 AM
  • Departure Details :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Hotel San Cristobal
    San Cristobal Airport
  • Return Details :
    San Cristobal Airport
  • Cancellation Policy :
    This activity is non-refundable Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.

Overview

This PADI scuba course Galapagos is a great opportunity for travelers who would like to learn how to dive in Galapagos Islands. You will stay at a comfortable tourist class hotel and the dive school is very experienced with foreigners. They have all new equipment and the instructors speak very good English. San Cristobal is a great, fairly unexplored island of the Galapagos archipelago. You can also add (day) tours around San Cristobal or tours to Isabela to your program.

Highlights

  • See native wildlife in their natural environment
  • Small group ensures personal service
  • All necessary equipment included

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Itinerary

Day 1: QUITO SAN CRISTOBAL PADI CLASS

Stop At: Airport Isla San Cristobal
After an early flight from Quito to San Cristobal our transportation will take you to your hotel in San Cristobal. After lunch you will start with your first PADI course of about 4 hours.
Duration: 4 hours

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Accommodation in Hotel San Cristobal.

Day 2: PADI CLASS BEACH

Stop At: Playa Mann, San Cristobal, Galapagos Islands
After breakfast, you start with your PADI immersion class in Playa Mann. This takes from 08:00 AM to 01:00 PM. In the afternoon you can visit a nice beach or we can arrange an optional tour.
Duration: 7 hours

Meals included:
Breakfast
Accommodation included: Accommodation in Hotel San Cristobal.

Day 3: EL PREDIAL

Stop At: El Puerto
Today you will have your first 2 dives in open water! You go up to 10 meter in dive site El Predial.

Duration: 6 hours

Meals included:
Breakfast
Accommodation included: Accommodation in Hotel San Cristobal.

Day 4: LAS TIJERETAS KALAHUA

Stop At: Tijeretas View Point
After breakfast you go another time into the ocean to have two immersions at dive site Las Tijeretas and Kalahua to 14 meter and 18 meter.
Duration: 6 hours

Meals included:
Breakfast
Accommodation included: Accommodation in Hotel San Cristobal.

Day 5: KICKER ROCK

Stop At: Kicker Rock, Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, San Cristobal, Galapagos Islands
Today you go to Kicker Rock to make an amazing dive there and in the afternoon you have your PADI exam.
Duration: 6 minutes

Meals included:
Breakfast
Accommodation included: Accommodation in Hotel San Cristobal.

Day 6: AIRPORT

Stop At: Airport Isla San Cristobal
After breakfast you can take another optional tour or you can go back to the airport.
Duration: 4 hours

Meals included:
Breakfast
No accommodation included on this day.

Inclusions

5x Breakfast

Accommodation included: 5 nights

Accommodation in a single, double or triple room.

Airport pickup and drop off at the airport of San Cristobal.

5 day PADI scuba course Galapagos and all immersions as described.

24/7 assistance in Dutch, English and Spanish

PADI Open Water study book

Diving equipment

Exclusions

Round trip flights from mainland Ecuador to Galapagos Islands.

Entrance fee for the Galapagos National Park: $ 100 p.p. (cash only)

Migratory Control Card / Ingala Transit Card $ 20 p.p. (cash only)

Food & drinks that are not mentioned in the itinerary

Water Taxi (small boat that takes you from the speedboat to the harbor and back)

Personal travel & health insurance

Personal expenses

Optional tips for the guide

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

A current valid passport is required on the day of travel

Not recommended for travelers with back problems

No heart problems or other serious medical conditions

Not recommended for pregnant travelers

Note that this program is based in San Cristobal. You have to buy your flight tickets to San Cristobal Airport, not to Baltra Airport

Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking

Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required

Diving within 48 hours of flying is not recommended. All participants will be required to complete a health questionnaire prior to diving. Some pre-existing medical conditions (ex: asthma, heart conditions, etc) may prevent you from diving, please consult your doctor

A current, valid passport is required on the day of travel

The operator reserves the right to change the itinerary without previous notice due to weather, National Park regulations or notifications and unforeseeable circumstances

Child rates only apply if the child stays in the same room

A minimum of 2 people per booking is required

In order to process your reservation please help us with all this information:

Round trip flights from and to Galapagos

Room type (twin, matrimonial) or triple (in case of a group with 3 or more guests)

Whatsapp phone number (in case you use Whatsapp and would like us to contact you that during your stay via Whatsapp)

For all guests:

Passport nuumber

Date of birth

Nationality

Food restrictions

Medical restrictions

It is recommended to book flights with an early arrival time to the Galapagos Islands and a late departure time from the Galapagos Islands to make sure you can enjoy all of the activities of the tour. Late arrivals and/or early departures mean you might miss some activities.

Not wheelchair accessible

Near public transportation

Try to only bring small baggage/bags since public transportation on the Galapagos Islands is quite small.

It is mandatory to have valid travel and medical insurance. Please inform us of any known medical conditions you have.

Tap water on the Galapagos Islands might contain bacteria and should not be consumed, not even for brushing your teeth. Bottled or purified water is always recommended.

Inform yourself about food safety when traveling to tropical countries. Take the necessary precaution to avoid food poisoning (always wash your hands before eating, dont eat street food, only eat peeled fruits, etc.).

Rebecca Adventure Travel cannot take any responsibility for any illnesses or missed meals & tours due to an illness.

Rebecca Adventure Travel reserves the right to change the itinerary without previous notice due to weather conditions, availabilities, National Park regulations or notifications and unforeseeable circumstances.

Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level

Important Note: The minimum age for this tour is 10 years

This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers