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We are based in the beautiful Puerto Ayora on Santa Cruz Island, Galapagos. We are among the most elite dive operations in the Galapagos and have been hosting land and marine tours since 1999. We pride ourselves on providing excellent customer...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Av. Baltra | Corner with Charles Darwin street, Puerto Ayora 200350, Ecuador
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+593 99 367 8771
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Edison and team are superb. We have dived with over 15 operators between us and the level of service, attention to safety detail and overall quality of their offering is out of this world. Edison is the best dive guide I have had and we...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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SeanCervone, Guest Relations Manager at Albatros, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

That you for taking the time to give us such a raving review! We greatly appreciate your business and your kind words. We are happy to be able to provide this level of service to our cruise line guests visiting Santa Cruz! We understand your...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I heard alarming stories diving Galapagos from a couople from Holland. They used two different companies and they felt not safe. Divemasters had been "macho men". We dived with Albatros. Gear was ok and dive masters led their group professionally. Good job, thanks! And Galaoagos,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Seikkailunmaailma
SeanCervone, Guest Relations Manager at Albatros, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Ari and thank you for your review. We feel that safety, of course, is the most important aspect of the diving experience. This is why we keep great gear, a big comfortable boat, and we’ll trained dive professionals. Makes it much easier to enjoy...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I spent 3 weeks diving with Albatros and I deeply thank the dive masters Leo and Edison for their professionalism, kindness and friendship. They know where to go to see sharks, mantas, schools of fish and turtles. The boat is big enough, clean and well...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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SeanCervone, Guest Relations Manager at Albatros, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Elisabeth, thank you for taking the time to write this thourough review. With years of experience in these enchanted islands we take pride in being able to show our guests the amazing animals. Our boat, gear, and staff are, as you know, top notch and...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had an amazing time while diving North Seymoure and Mosquera. Our guide Natalia was extremely professional, fun and helpful. She was the best instructor I had so far and we felt extremely safe. We were so fascinated that we booked another dive for the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank JuliaBa812
SeanCervone, Guest Relations Manager at Albatros, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave us this review. We are happy to hear that you had such an amazing time and even planned to explore more!

Reviewed December 4, 2018 via mobile

This morning I had two excellent dives at Gordon Rocks! Our guide, Edison was really good in spotting hammerhead sharks!:) We also saw a group of golden rays, eagle rays, barracudas and other animals. Furthermore, the briefing was clear, the lunch was good, the snorkling...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Zeping94
SeanCervone, Public Relations Manager at Albatros, responded to this reviewResponded December 10, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave us your review and post the pictures from your dives. We are happy to hear you enjoyed everything about your time with us and we hope to see you back soon!

Reviewed November 29, 2018 via mobile

Me and my girlfried made 4 dives with albatros (seymour norte, mosquera and gordon rocks). The equipment, the food and especially the guide „angel“ made these trips unforgettable.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Kev8841
SeanCervone, Public Relations Manager at Albatros, responded to this reviewResponded November 30, 2018

We are happy to hear you guys were able to enjoy such amazing memories on your visit to the Galapagos! It was our pleasure to bring you diving and hope to see you back again in the future!

Reviewed November 20, 2018 via mobile

Albatros tours Galapagos We used Albatros for a snorkelling day tour to Seymour island and Daphne island and would highly recommend them. My husband and I had a very short stay at the Galápagos Islands and were determined to use our days wisely. On the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Janaki T
ridenj716, Guest Relations Manager at Albatros, responded to this reviewResponded November 22, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write us such a great review. We are happy to hear you guys enjoyed your time with us and we, most definitely, look forward to having you come back with some friends! We take pride in being able...More

Reviewed November 3, 2018

When I searched internet for gaslapagos dive tours I found this was the cheapest but not the worst, quite the opposite, very good dive operator, it was easy to get in contact . In fact they put me in a tour with another boat with...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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SeanCervone, Guest Relations Manager at Albatros, responded to this reviewResponded December 10, 2018

Thank you for your review. We are happy to hear you were able to see the animals in which you were searching. We hope you enjoyed the rest of your trip and look forward to diving with you in the future.

Reviewed October 26, 2018 via mobile

I was quite nervous about diving at the Galapagos due to its reputation for strong currents and advanced diving. Luckily we went with Albatros Diving. I could not be more grateful for the diving instructor (Edison Albion). He really made our experience - he was...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Sean C, Guest Relations Manager at Albatros, responded to this reviewResponded October 28, 2018

Thank you for your kind review. We take pride in being able to share the Galápagos underwater experience with divers of all skill and experience levels. We are always happy to hear stories of our guides / instructors exemplifying what it means to be an...More

Reviewed September 19, 2018 via mobile

We joined two dive trips of Albatros (Daphne/Seymour, Gordon Rocks) and both were great. Even you need some luck to see all the animals we saw the crew and the dive instructor did a great job. I really recommend this dive base to everybody who...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Sean C, Guest Relations Manager at Albatros, responded to this reviewResponded September 20, 2018

Thank you for your review. Even though our amazing locale is well known for the sightings you were able to see you hit the nail right on the head! They are hard to predict but we are happy with our experienced team’s ability to show...More

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