Wolf & Darwin Buddy

Wolf Buddy and Darwin Buddy will start cruising from September 2011. The Buddy Dive Liveaboard yachts, “M.Y. Wolf Buddy” and “M.Y. Darwin Buddy”, will be offering luxurious dive trips with excellent service in combination with premium quality diving.

The yachts will reflect Buddy Dive’s vision and innovation when it comes to diving. The two new ships will be 120 feet long and consist of four decks, including a sun deck and Jacuzzi.

All suites (minimum of 161 square feet, or 15 square meters) are air conditioned, have their own private bathroom and are serviced multiple times per day. They are equipped with regular beds and an entertainment system that includes a flat-screen monitor and a DVD player. The comfort of the furnishings makes these suites very inviting after a beautiful day of diving. The beds can be set up as either twin beds or double beds.

The spacious dive deck consists of two parts of which one part can be closed of and heated after many exciting dives. Not to forget the warm towels, 4 showers, custom designed camera tables and direct access to the outside bar for those much needed liquids!

The beautiful lounge and restaurant area will be the perfect setting for a tasty breakfast, lunch or dinner, briefings and photo shows on the huge TV accompanied by the all inclusive beverages served by the on-board crew.

Day 1: On Saturday you will arrive aboard at San Cristobal Island, followed by a check out dive at Isla Lobos. This site is the home for many sea lions, as well as sand dollars, black-blotched stingrays, puffers and sea stars.

Day 2: Three dives are scheduled at North Seymour and Mosquera which gives the opportunity to see Galapagos garden eels, sea turtles, sea lions, fur seals, golden eagle rays, yellowtail grunts, bigeye jacks, schools of snappers and frequent sightings of whitetip reef sharks, hammerheads, and Galapagos sharks.

Day 3 - 5: Every day three dives will be made at Wolf Island or Darwin Island. These dive sites are very well known for the high presence of hammerheads, and big Galapagos sharks. There is also the likelihood of seeing marine turtles, various types of rays, mantas, dolphins, moray eels, and invertebrates.

Buddy Itinerary
Day 6: Three dives are scheduled at Roca Redondo and Vincente Roca where often sun fish, hammerheads, white tip reef sharks, manta rays, sea horses and Galapagos sharks can be spotted.

Day 7
: On this day two dives at Cousins Rock and Bartolome island are made in the morning, followed by a Guided visit to the town of Puerto Ayora on Santa Cruz Island in the afternoon. Cousins Rock is a perfect site for seeing black juvenile corals, Galapagos seahorses, octopuses, hammerheads, Galapagos sharks, green sea turtles, eagle rays, and schools of barracudas.

Day 8:
Check out day and departure from San Cristobal.

** This itinerary is subject to change without notice by the authorities of the Galapagos National Park Service depending on environmental reasons.

Buddy Dive Liveaboard Rates:

Base Package rate: Single shared $ 4150 (introduction rate!)
Definite single single shared + 80%
The rate is an introduction rate that is valid for all bookings deposited before 19th July 2011.


Accommodations aboard the vessel
All meals, snacks and beverages on board (all inclusive)
Diving compressed air tanks, weights and weight belts
Nitrox fills
Airport transfers to the vessel on the day of the charter
The is all inclusive. Excluded the premium brand alcoholic beverages

Not Included:

Airfare (international and domestic)
Equipment rentals
Certification or specialty Courses
Hotel stays and/or day rooms
Crew gratuity
Port / park fees and or Taxes ($ 100 is required in cash for park fee at the airport)
Fuel Surcharges (when applicable)
Cancellation / Trip insurance (recommended)


Sales and Reservations: Guayaquil. Ecuador. divecenter@galapagos-sub-aqua.com - phone:593-99-919-8798