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Galapagos Islands

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Galapagos Aggressor III

One of the best ways of diving the Galapagos Islands.

What has to be the most renowned place for diving with the big stuff. The Galapagos Aggressor makes a trip to remember. Quality service, guides and an overall above standard experience.

The Galapagos Aggressor was built for spectacular diving journeys around the Galapagos Islands offering some of the most respected and successful diving trips around the islands. Departing every Thursday for 7 night itineraries with the large boat being equipped to the highest standards of comfort available. Just like aboard any other Aggressor boat, the experienced captain, friendly crew, professional naturalists and dive masters will lead you through the trip whilst helping with any questions or queries you may have regarding the diving, meals or the boat.

The Galapagos Aggressor has 7 deluxe cabins, 4 with 2 single berths and 3 with a queen bed. All cabins come with en-suites, air conditioning, hair dryers, port window, closet and TV/DVD/MP3. The large lounge and dining area is comfortably furnished with tables and chairs providing enough space for all 14 guests. She has a large sundeck with shaded and un-shaded areas furnished with chaise lounges, deck chairs and hammocks. There is also a bar, grill and a hot tub area providing the perfect place for divers to relax after a hard day’s diving. The large dive deck has 2 rinse tanks, dive lockers, 3 tier camera tables and a charging station for keen photographers to take full advantage of.

The food onboard the Galapagos Aggressor is a variety of American cuisine, barbeques and local cuisine to suit every guest’s needs with the chef catering to special dietary requirements if known well in advance. The breakfast aboard is made to order and will be a mixture of fresh fruits, hot entrees, cereals and juices with the lunches being served buffet style with a variety of soups, breads, salads, sandwiches and entrees. Dinners are chef prepared consisting of salads, vegetables, seafood, beef or chicken with a special homemade desert every day. Mid-morning and mid-afternoon snacks are provided for guests in between dives and include a selection of beverages such as fruit juices, soft drinks, iced water and tea, coffee and a selection of complimentary local beer and wine.

The Ultimate Diving team will offer you the best flight connections at the time of booking at an additional cost.

Deluxe Stateroom

A comfortable stateroom located on the lower deck, each with a port hole, two twin beds side by side and a private head and shower. Your stateroom is the perfect place to read a book, nap in between dives and fully recharge for the next day.

  • Located on the lower deck
  • Two twin beds side by side
  • Amenities from bathrobes to individual climate control
  • Services from morning beverage service to nightly turndown service

Master Stateroom

A comfortable stateroom located on the upper deck with a port hole, two twin beds or a queen bed with a private head and shower. Your stateroom is the perfect place to read a book, nap in between dives and fully recharge for the next day.

  • Located on the upper deck
  • Two twin beds or queen beds
  • Amenities from bathrobes to individual climate control
  • Services from morning beverage service to nightly turndown service

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When aboard cruising the Galapagos National Park, you can explore Darwin's living laboratory while enjoying all the creature comforts of this custom-built dive vessel.

Galapagos is a diving destination on any avid diver’s bucket list as dive sites clustered around the islands offer great diving experiences. The Galapagos is one of the most exciting destinations in the world. Guests will have the opportunity to dive with playful Sea Lions, travel to the famous Darwin and Wolf for thrilling diving to see Hammerhead Sharks, Whale Sharks, clouds of Tuna and much more.

Fully equipped for diving, the boat offers spacious cabins, fine dining and two dive masters on board. There’s plenty of room on deck for all your equipment and prices include all your meals and drinks, including local wines & liquors and up to 4 dives daily with free Nitrox and the services of a naturalist dive instructor and dive master. Specially built for diving, the Galapagos Aggressor is a 30 metre luxury motor boat easily accommodating 16 people comfortably.

Vessel Details

Year Built 1991 and refurbished in 2006
Guest Numbers 14
Length & Beam 30 metres long and 7 metre beam
Speed 10 knots
Engines 2 x turbo diesel engines, 300hp each
Generators 2 x 100kw generators, 110-208 ac voltage
Number of Cabins 6 large deluxe cabins
Navigation & Communication Systems 2 x radars, 24-mile and 48-mile/ compass/ depth sounder with alarm/ global positioning system (GPS)/ 4 x VHF radios/ SSB radio - single side band radio/ satellite phone/ computer station with email access
Salon & Dining Area Elegant dining area with ‘sit down’ style dining facilities
Entertainment Entertainment centre featuring a TV/DVD/CD stereo player and an assortment of movies
Single Supplement 65%
Air Compressors 2 x Bauer air/nitrox compressors
NITROX Nitrox available onboard - $150 per trip
Equipment Rental Scuba diving equipment rental available onboard - please see prices below
Medical Oxygen & First Aid First Aid Kit/D.A.N oxygen system with 100% demand
Dive Deck Dive deck with personal gear lockers, freshwater showers, rinse tank and camera table
Dive computer USD60
Full set USD175
BCD, regulator & computer USD150
Regulator USD60
Mask/fins/snorkel USD50
Wetsuits USD50
Night dive light USD8 per night
Please note All equipment rental price are for 7 night charters except the dive light which is per night.

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Wolf

Galapagos National Park, Galapagos Islands

When divers approach Wolf island the boat will be surrounded by the big Pods of Dolphins that seem to be residents to the Island. Wolf is a very small island with high cliffs full of bird life such as red footed boobies, Great Frigate Birds, Swallow Tailed Gulls, Nazca Boobies & Terns. The underwater topography is either boulder slopes or walls that offer the most outstanding number of tropical fish of the Galapagos waters.

  • Min Dives: 4
  • Dive Type: Boat Dive
  • Diver Level: Open Water Diver
  • Max Depth: 18m

Darwin

Galapagos National Park, Galapagos Islands

The Darwin dive site is the main attraction for divers. From July to December divers will encounters with the biggest fish of the ocean, the Whale shark. Large schools of hammerhead sharks, Galapagos sharks, silky sharks, Manta rays, Blue spotted jacks, Rainbow runners, Streamer hogfish, Spotted Morays, Sea turtles, Hawksbill turtles, Bottle nose dolphins, Sailfish can also be seen here, making this site simply one of the best diving sites in the world.

  • Min Dives: 9
  • Dive Type: Boat Dive
  • Diver Level: Advanced Open Water Diver
  • Max Depth: 40m+

Cousins

Galapagos National Park, Galapagos Islands

This Galapagos dive site is on the northwest side of Santiago Island; here divers will see a wall full of Galapagos ‘endemic’ species, black coral with lots of life on it, sleeping Green Sea Turtles and the biggest Sea Horse of the Pacific. Divers are likely to encounter small schools of Hammerhead Sharks, Eagle Rays and very often-Pacific Barracudas and playful Sea Lions together with Fur Seals.

  • Min Dives: 4
  • Dive Type: Boat Dive
  • Diver Level: Open Water Diver
  • Max Depth: 18m

Seymour

Galapagos National Park, Galapagos Islands

There are 5 dive sites in Seymour suitable for all levels of divers, although sometimes the currents can be strong. Divers can see cleaning behaviour, a large garden eel colony, sea turtles, sea lions, fur seals, eagle rays, yellow-tailed grunts, big-eyed jack, and frequently white tip reef sharks and hammerheads. Occasionally, Galapagos sharks can also be seen here.

  • Min Dives: 4
  • Dive Type: Boat Dive
  • Diver Level: Open Water Diver
  • Max Depth: 18m

Pto. Ayora

Galapagos National Park, Galapagos Islands

This bay has 5 dive sites. Three of the sites are generally calm with little current; ideal for students or novices. At the other two sites, the dives could be a little more complicated if there is a current so they are suitable for intermediate or expert divers. It is possible to see reef fish, sea lions, sting rays, golden rays, eagle rays, invertebrates, morays, garden eels, turtles, marine iguanas, and white tip reef sharks.

  • Min Dives: 4
  • Dive Type: Boat Dive
  • Diver Level: Open Water Diver
  • Max Depth: 18m

Rocas Gordon

Galapagos National Park, Galapagos Islands

This site offers divers the opportunity to see Hammerhead Sharks, Manta Rays, White Tipped Sharks, Galapagos Sharks, Eagle Rays, Golden Rays, Green Turtles, Sea Lions.

  • Min Dives: 9
  • Dive Type: Boat Dive
  • Diver Level: Advanced Open Water Diver
  • Max Depth: 30m

Cabu Marshall

Galapagos National Park, Galapagos Islands

Hammerheads and mantas are a common sight. Chevron barracuda, snappers, groupers and occasionally thick schools of the endemic brown-striped salema are part of the resident underwater fauna. The infrequent presence of oceanic white tipped sharks, blue and black marlin makes this a dive with lots of potential surprises.

  • Min Dives: 4
  • Dive Type: Boat Dive
  • Diver Level: Open Water Diver
  • Max Depth: 18m

Plazas

Galapagos National Park, Galapagos Islands

North & South Plaza are divided by a channel that is almost man-made in aspect. Here, on the rocky bottom divers will have the best time of their life with a very playful school of sea lions.

  • Min Dives: 4
  • Dive Type: Boat Dive
  • Diver Level: Open Water Diver
  • Max Depth: 18m

Bartolome

Galapagos National Park, Galapagos Islands

Situated just off the east coast of Santiago Island, Bartolome is instantly distinguished by the huge tower of rock off its northern coast. The Pinnacle and the narrow isthmus divide the island in two. Here a wonderful sandy beach is a favourite nesting site for green turtles.

  • Min Dives: 4
  • Dive Type: Boat Dive
  • Diver Level: Open Water Diver
  • Max Depth: 18m
Dates Duration Route Room Type Price
22 Nov 2018
29 Nov 2018
7 Nights Galapagos Safari Deluxe Stateroom £4,700
22 Nov 2018
29 Nov 2018
7 Nights Galapagos Safari Master Stateroom £7,153
6 Dec 2018
13 Dec 2018
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £3,525
13 Dec 2018
20 Dec 2018
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £4,700
3 Jan 2019
10 Jan 2019
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £4,700
10 Jan 2019
17 Jan 2019
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £4,700
17 Jan 2019
24 Jan 2019
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £4,700
24 Jan 2019
31 Jan 2019
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £4,700
31 Jan 2019
7 Feb 2019
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £4,700
7 Feb 2019
14 Feb 2019
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £4,700
14 Feb 2019
21 Feb 2019
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £4,700
21 Feb 2019
28 Feb 2019
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £4,700
28 Feb 2019
7 Mar 2019
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £4,700
7 Mar 2019
14 Mar 2019
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £4,700
14 Mar 2019
21 Mar 2019
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £4,700
4 Apr 2019
11 Apr 2019
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £4,700
18 Apr 2019
25 Apr 2019
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £4,700
25 Apr 2019
2 May 2019
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £4,700
2 May 2019
9 May 2019
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £4,700
9 May 2019
16 May 2019
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £4,700
16 May 2019
23 May 2019
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £4,700
23 May 2019
30 May 2019
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £4,700
30 May 2019
6 Jun 2017
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £4,700
6 Jun 2019
13 Jun 2019
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £4,700
13 Jun 2019
20 Jun 2019
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £4,700
20 Jun 2019
27 Jun 2019
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £4,700
1 Aug 2019
8 Aug 2019
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £5,223
29 Aug 2019
5 Sep 2019
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £4,924
5 Sep 2019
12 Sep 2019
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £4,924
31 Oct 2019
7 Nov 2019
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £4,924
21 Nov 2019
28 Nov 2019
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £4,924
28 Nov 2019
5 Dec 2019
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £4,924
5 Dec 2019
12 Dec 2019
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £4,924
12 Dec 2019
19 Dec 2019
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £4,924
19 Dec 2019
26 Dec 2019
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £4,924
26 Dec 2019
2 Jan 2020
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £4,924
2 Jan 2020
9 Jan 2020
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £4,924
9 Apr 2020
16 Apr 2020
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £4,924
16 Apr 2020
23 Apr 2020
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £4,924
23 Apr 2020
30 Apr 2020
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £4,924
30 Apr 2020
7 May 2020
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £4,924
14 May 2020
21 May 2020
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £4,924
21 May 2020
28 May 2020
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £4,924
28 May 2020
4 Jun 2020
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £4,924
4 Jun 2020
11 Jun 2020
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £4,924
11 Jun 2020
18 Jun 2020
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £4,924
9 Jul 2020
16 Jul 2020
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £4,924
16 Jul 2020
23 Jul 2020
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £4,924
23 Jul 2020
30 Jul 2020
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £4,924
30 Jul 2020
6 Aug 2020
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £4,924
6 Aug 2020
13 Aug 2020
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £5,522
13 Aug 2020
20 Aug 2020
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £5,223
10 Sep 2020
17 Sep 2020
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £5,223
17 Sep 2020
24 Sep 2020
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £5,223
24 Sep 2020
1 Oct 2020
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £5,223
1 Oct 2020
8 Oct 2020
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £5,223
8 Oct 2020
15 Oct 2020
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £5,223
15 Oct 2020
22 Oct 2020
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £5,223
22 Oct 2020
29 Oct 2020
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £4,999
29 Oct 2020
5 Nov 2020
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £4,999
5 Nov 2020
12 Nov 2020
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £4,999
12 Nov 2020
19 Nov 2020
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £4,999
26 Nov 2020
3 Dec 2020
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £4,999
3 Dec 2020
10 Dec 2020
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £4,999
10 Dec 2020
17 Dec 2020
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £4,999
17 Dec 2020
24 Dec 2020
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £4,999
24 Dec 2020
31 Dec 2020
7 Nights Galapagos Safari To Be Advised £4,999