Explore the wonders of the islands – both on land and underwater. The PADI Open Water course will give you global certification as well as unforgettable memories. This course of 4 days includes diving exercises in the pool, two days of open water dives, followed by a final exam. Combined with land visits of southern and northern islands, you will really get to know the archipelago in this time. In addition, you can choose one of the following services:
1 – Free use of a bicycle
2 – Free T-Shirt
3 – Free snorkeling equipment rental for the total duration of the trip
DAY 1 – Pick up from Baltra Airport. Visit of the twin craters in the Scaleisa forest of Santa Cruz Island. Visit the Charles Darwin Research Station to learn about the conservation efforts for the islands and see the giant tortoise breeding center.
DAY 2 – Day tour of Bahía. Begin your Open Water Course with an introductory session in a swimming pool.
DAY 3 – Day two of your Open Water Course. Dive into pristine waters of Seymour with your instructor to put your learning into practice.
DAY 4 – Third day of your Open Water course. Your instructor will guide you through two dives in open waters of Seymour, Mosquera, or Daphne, depending on the itinerary.
DAY 5 – Explore Galápagos! Enjoy a day trip to another one of our beautiful islands. Depending on the itinerary, you can visit Isabela, Floreana or Pinzón island.
DAY 6 – Uncover the highlights of the islands. Take a day tour to see either Seymour, Bartolomé or Plazas island
DAY 7 – Final day of your Open Water Course, time to take your Open Water Exam. Good luck!
DAY 8 – Transfer back to Baltra airport
Accommodation in reputable hotels
Breakfast and Lunch
Bilingual specialized guide
Flights to Galápagos
Entrance to the Gálapagos National Park
Water taxi between Baltra and Santa Cruz Islands
Due to weather conditions or last minute advice from the Galápagos National Park the itinerary may be subject to change without prior notice