The Oldest, Longest Standing and Safest Dive Operation in the Galápagos Islands

The Company

Galapagos Sub-Aqua is the oldest dive center in the Galapagos Islands offering the full range of diving services. The dive center is located in Puerto Ayora on Santa Cruz Island, and it opened for business in 1991 under the direction of Fernando Zambrano, a professional instructor who has been diving since 1979. He is also an oceanographer, certified commercial diver and a fully bilingual naturalist guide. Today Sub-Aqua is the largest and most prestigious dive center in the Galapagos Islands, and consists of an international team of professional divemasters and instructors who follow very high safety standards. We are also certified as a PADI Resort under the number 17365 and carry PADI sanctioned liability insurance.

The owner

In 1991 he starts Galapagos Sub-Aqua, a pioneer company in dive services. He obtains his license as naturalist guide by Galapagos National Park. From 1999 he is engaged for professor of oceanography in all courses made for guides of the National Park. During 10 last years he has guided dive excursions, taught courses, developed procedures for diving operation in Galapagos and has taken part in filming of various submarine documentals about Galapagos. He runs the business.

The Structure

Galapagos Sub-Aqua is controlled from the dive center in Puerto Ayora.
We handle all national and international reservations and requests in our sales and information office in Guayaquil. We also have a team member to service our customers arriving or departing to/from Quito.



Sales and Reservations: Guayaquil. Ecuador. - phone:593-99-919-8798