Guests will be met by a crewmember in uniform at the Baltra Airport and transferred to Galapagos Aggressor. Guests will board Thursday at 1.00pm. Diving begins Thursday afternoon through Wednesday morning. Guests will depart the yacht Wednesday after lunch for a private bus tour to the Highlands of Santa Cruz Island. Check-out is Thursday morning at 8.00am after a full breakfast. Transportation is provided back to the Baltra Airport for the flight to the mainland.
The following dive schedule provided is based on tides, currents, and weather conditions.
Thursday: Baltra Airport Afternoon Greeting by Crew, Bus Transfer to the Dock and Boarding. Welcome, and Orientation Dive at North East Coast of Baltra Island. Friday: 2 Morning dives; Punta Carrion (Santa Cruz Island) and Bartolome Punta. 1 afternoon dive at Bartolome Punta and hike to Bartolome Summit. Saturday: 5 Dives at Wolf; 2 morning, 2 afternoon and 1 night dive. Sunday: January to May: 2 morning dives at Darwin and 2 afternoon dives at Wolf.
June to December: 5 dives at Darwin; 2 morning, 2 afternoon and 1 night dive. Monday: January to May: 5 dives at Cabo Marshall; 2 morning dives, 2 afternoon and 1 night dive. June to December: 2 morning dives at Darwin; and 2 afternoon dives at Wolf. Tuesday: 2 morning dives at Cabo Douglas and 2 afternoon dives at Punta Vicente Roca. Wednesday: 1 morning dive at Cousins Rock. Arrive at Itabaca Channel. After lunch guests will disembark at 1.00pm to go ashore for a private bus tour to see the beautiful Highlands of Santa Cruz Island. This will include Los Gemelos (The Twins, two enormous sinkholes), Scalesia Forest for a scenic view over Santa Cruz, a Tortoise Reserve to see giant tortoises, and Lava Tubes.
After the hike, guests can walk through town, shop and visit the tortoise-breeding center Fausto Llerena at the Charles Darwin Research Station. Guests will have dinner ashore at a local restaurant of their choice (only meal not included in the cruise). Will depart at 10.00pm for Baltra. Thursday: Guests will have a full breakfast then check out and depart to the Baltra Airport.
Itinerary is subject to change without notice.