Nautilus Diving Yacht
Yacht Nautilus has two mast Ketch type, it is completely protected around with a stainless steel railing.
Other services available at the boat are 110V 60Hz electric current for charging batteries and cell phones, limited fresh water for washing equipment, large oxygen tank. It has the environmental register of the Ministry of Environment and meets environmental standards for the operation of ships in the Galapagos Marine Reserve. Also she is equipped with HF radio, fixed and portable VHF, EPIBR, two-way radio, satellite HUNTER, radar, and echo sounder.
Very important in the diving operation it is also the Nautilus motorsailor has the assistance of two inflatable dinghies Caribe. Each boat is operated by a sailor with VHF radio, and a dive guide. The inflatable boats have ecological Yamaha four-stroke engines and a thick rope around to facilitate divers exit and have wide stairs.
Hull: Fiber glass
Type: Motor salior, Ketch rigged
Length: 20.05 m
Beam: 5.10 m
Puntal: 2.70 m
Draft: 2.33 m
Speed: 9 knots
Weight: 50.55 ton
Capacity: 12 passengers 6 crew
License No.: TN-01-00285
Main Engine: John Deere R516086 240Hp 179Kw
Navigation zone: Galapagos Islands, Ecuadorian continental coast and internal waters.
Accommodation: 4 double cabins, private bathrooms
Water capacity: 1520 liters of water
Crew: Captain, first mate, sailor and dive guides
Equipment: John Deere, 240 HP diesel engines, 12.5 KVA generators
Safety Equipment: Meets or exceeds US Coast Guard regulations and includes EPIRB (Emergency Position Indicating Radio Beacon), Life rafts, 36 mile Furuno radar, GPS satellite, Hunter Satellite, Oxygen.
Crew: 5: Captain, First Mate, Sailor and Cook, plus bilingual Naturalist Dive Guide
Diving: Diving in the Galapagos Marine Reserve, Bauer Compressors, Aluminum Scuba S80 tanks, Weight Belts. Nitrox 32% available.
Meets the specifications for navy: Compass, Echosonda, Radio HF, Radio VHF, Radios VHF handy
per inflatable boats, Hand flares, Gun for signals, EPIRB (Emergency Position Indicating Radio, Beacon), Bidirectional Radio, LIFE RAFT, Life jacket, Life rings, Radar Furuno 36 miles, GPS, satellite, Hunter Satellite, Oxygen tank, First Aid Kit, Inflatable boats.
5Day Diving Itinerary Sunday to Thursday
Sunday: Baltra airport – Transfer in taxi to hotel
Monday: Seymour North – Gordon Rocks – 2 tanks and snorkel
Tuesday: Floreana - Enderby - Champion – Punta Cormorant - 2 tanks and snorkel night in Floreana
Wednesady: Floreana - Punta Cormorant – Champion – Enderby - 2 tanks and snorkel
Thursday: After breakfast, transfer by taxi to airport. In the way we land to visit the volcanic formation Los Gemelos - Baltra airport. Check in plane. End of the tour.
Land and marine transportation to the dive sites
Diving equipment: Regulator with octopus, pressure gauge, depth gauge, BCD, 7 m/m wet suit, booties, mask and fins
Weight belts and aluminum air tanks
Certified, bilingual, experienced Guides
Snacks, and after diving Lunch on board
Two Dives in the Galapagos Marine Reserve per certified divers; One PADI Discover Scuba Dive and one snorkeling for non-certified divers, or two snorkel times for snorkelers
Rate does no include:
Galapagos National Park entrance fee: $100.00 USD per person
Migratory Control Card: $20.00 USD per person
Alcoholic drinks and sodas
Airline Tickets from/to Mainland – Galapagos – Mainland
* All prices per person in US dollars.
* Prices are subject to change without prior notice.