Accommodation

Astrea Yacht offers two types of itineraries: 8 days as full diving–live aboard getting to visit the most reliable islands for diving (Darwin and Wolf) and 8 days as a naturalist cruise.

Astrea Yacht accommodates 16 passengers in 8 double cabins, 4 of them located on the main deck with windows, 3 other cabins are located on the lower deck with bunk beds and 1 master cabin with an ocean view.

Each cabin has air-conditioning, private bathroom with toilet and hot water shower, hand basin, soap, shampoo and towels.

On the main deck features air-conditioned dining room with self-serve bar, air-conditioned salon with TV, video player, music system, computer, movie library, games, books, magazines, small sun deck and shaded area with sun chairs and towels.

Astrea´s diving platform offers space for all guests’ dive equipment, camera table, cleaning tanks with fresh water, space for drying suits.

Specifications

  • Type: Motor Yacht
  • Year: 1998 (Remodeled in 2012)
  • Category: Tourist Superior
  • Capacity: 16 passengers
  • Crew: 8 member plus 1 naturalist guide
  • Length: 25 m
  • Beam: 5.5 m
  • Weight: 133 gross tones
  • Speed: 10 knots
  • Electricity: 110v/220v
  • Engines: 2 x 250 HP Caterpillar engines & 2x
  • Safety & Navigation: 1 x life raft (25 pax.), 2 x 50 HP Yamaha dinghies, VHF radios, 2 Radars, Depth sounder with alarm, Searchlight and horn, Bilge pump alarm, Satellite & mobile phones, Oxygen, omplete first aid kit , Fire extinguishers throughout, Life jackets in cabins, All the equipment necessary for sailing in accordance with international Coast Guard regulations (Navigation, communication, rescue, first aid).

Itinerary

Tuesday: Arrival in Baltra Airport
PM: Check Dive
Wednesday: AM: Bartolomé Island (Pinacle Rock)
PM: Cousin´s Rock
Thursday Wolf Island: AM: Landslide (El Derrumbe)
PM: The Cave (La Cueva)
Friday Darwin Island: Darwin´s Arch (El Arco de Darwin)
Saturday Wolf Island: AM: Landslide (El Derrumbe)
PM: The Cave (La Cueva)
Sunday Isabela Island: AM: Vicente Roca Point
PM: Cape Marshall
Monday AM: Pinzon Island
PM: Santa Cruz: Charles Darwin Research Station
Tuesday Santa Cruz: Highlands
Transfer to Baltra Airport

2017 & 2018 LIVEABOARD AVAILABILITY

Astrea Yacht
Accommodations: 8 cabins on upper and lower decks.
Astrea Yacht: 2017
Price $4295 pp. Nitrox is $130.
SEP Available Spaces OCT Available Spaces NOV Available Spaces DEC Available Spaces
29 Aug - 5 Sep 4 26 Sept - 8 Oct 4 31 Oct - 7 Nov 1 26 Dec - 2 Jan 7
        7-14 Nov 4    

 

 

 

Astrea Yacht: 2017
Price $4295 pp. Nitrox is $130.
JAN Available Spaces FEB Available Spaces MAR Available Spaces APR Available Spaces
23-30-ene 10     6-13-mar 12    
               
               
               
MAY Available Spaces JUN Available Spaces JUL Available Spaces AUG Available Spaces
        24-31-jul 16 7-14-ago 16
               
               
SEP Available Spaces OCT Available Spaces NOV Available Spaces DEC Available Spaces
4-11-sep 16 2-9-oct 16     27-4-dic 16
18-25-sep 16         11-18-dic 16
            25-1-ene 16

Rates 2017

ASTREA YACHT DIVING CRUISES 2017 PRICES
8 Days-7 Nights Per Person Full charter rate
June 1-Dec 31: $4.309 $60.328
Single Supplement: 60%

The price includes:

  • Accommodation on board
  • All Transfers in Galapagos: Airport - Yacht - Airport
  • Pre-breakfast
  • Three meals a day
  • Drinking water, tea or coffe
  • Snacks
  • Briefings and lectures
  • Visit to the Islands.
  • English speaking diving master guide
  • 2 to 4 inmersions per day
  • Nitrox
  • Tanks, Weights, Weight Belt

The price does not include:

  • Roundtrip Airfare to/from Galapagos
  • Galapagos National Park entrance fee ( USD $100.00 p.p )
  • Transit Control Card ( USD $ 20.00 p.p)
  • Bottled and alcoholic drinks-
  • Personal equipment: Wet Suit, boots, fins, personal regulator, mask, BCD (Buoyancy control device/jacket
  • Dive light
  • Camera
  • Computer
  • Travel Medical insurance
  • Tips, extras and personal expenses
  • Any service does not specified