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Dive Review of Galapagos Sky in
Galapagos Islands/central & northern islands

Galapagos Sky: "Great trip for big animals.", Aug, 2014,

by STEVE JORDAN, AL, US ( 1 report). Report 7887.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 251-500 dives
Where else diving Socorro Islands, Guadalupe Island, South Africa, Cocos Island, Tiger Beach, Bahamas, Cozumel, Florida Keys, Florida Gulf Coast
Closest Airport San Cristobal Getting There overnight in mainland Ecuador the day before then fly out to islands early next morning

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny Seas choppy, currents
Water Temp 65 to 75 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 7
Water Visibility 30 to 70 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions no restrictions however I think it is best to stay with divemaster because he knows where to find all the good stuff
Liveaboard? yes Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks Lots Mantas None
Dolphins Schools Whale Sharks > 2
Turtles > 2 Whales > 2
Corals N/A Tropical Fish For Subscribers Only
Small Critters For Subscribers Only Large Fish For Subscribers Only
Large Pelagics For Subscribers Only

Underwater Photography 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Subject Matter For Subscribers Only Boat Facilities 5 stars
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Ratings and Overall Comments 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Accommodations For Subscribers Only Food 4 stars
Service and Attitude For Subscribers Only Environmental Sensitivity For Subscribers Only
Dive Operation For Subscribers Only Shore Diving For Subscribers Only
Snorkeling N/A
Value for $$ For Subscribers Only
Beginners 3 stars
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Comments Great boat and crew. This boat was formally the Sky Dancer. This is my third trip to the Galapagos and it was just as good as before. We saw lots of whale sharks, hammerhead sharks, silky sharks, Galapagos sharks, white tip sharks, turtles, ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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