The 25m Astrea Liveaboard offers year round diving trips to the Galapagos National Park. The Astrea can cater to a maximum of 16 guests in 7 twin cabins and one double cabin. Each cabin offers air-conditioning, en-suite facilities, reading lamps and storage space. For relaxation aboard the Astrea Liveaboard guests can enjoy the air-conditioned lounge with TV, stereo, library, movies and table games, or enjoy the stunning Galapagos views out on the sun deck with cushioned loungers. Hungry divers will be well taken care of with both International and Ecuadorian freshly prepared dishes being served both a-la-carte and buffet style in the air-conditioned dining area.
For divers there is a spacious dive deck complete with a camera table, rinse tanks and ample room for dive gear drying and storage. Diving is done from a tender, ensuring divers get up close and personal to the diving action. Diving iconic Galapagos dive sites like Wolf and Darwin, the experienced and professional dive guides aboard the Astrea Liveaboard will help to create a memorable diving vacation to the Galapagos.
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Included: VAT, Accommodation, Complimentary toiletries, Transfers/pickups from airport, Tanks, Weights, Belts, Dive master services, All meals, Possible fuel surcharge, Towels Provided, Transfers/pickups from hotel
Excluded: Air ticket to / from Galapagos, Galapagos National Park entrance fee ($100.00 per person), Control Transit Card – Ingala ($20.00 per person), Tips and personal expenses, Soft and alcoholic drinks, Personal diving equipment, Nitrox $130.00 per person (payment in cash on board), Transfer from hotel ($72 per way). Please note: From February 2018 all passengers entering Ecuador must have public or private health insurance during their permanence in Ecuador.
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- Leisure Deck
- Shaded diving deck
- Daily housekeeping
- Audio & video entertainment
- Air Conditioned saloon
- Aircon Cabins
- Sun Deck
- Indoor Saloon
- Non-Diver (Snorkeler) Friendly
- Warm Water Showers
- Separate rinse for u/w camera
- Camera room with table and charging point
- Custom built for diving
- Charging stations
- En-Suite bathrooms
Food & Drinks
- Local Food
- Vegetarian Options
- Buffet style
- Beer available
- Vegan Options
If you have specific diet requests you can add this to your special requests on step 2 of the booking form. We advise limiting these requests to religious beliefs or food allergies. The liveaboard serves great food and you will be hungry after a full day of diving!
- DIN Adaptors
- Nitrox available
- Tech diving
- Rinse hosts
- Dive deck
- Tenders for diving
The crew speaks English and Spanish.
There is diving gear available to rent on this boat. Please provide your rental needs on the booking form.
You will need to pay for the rental gear on board of the boat. Show prices
Rental Gear Prices
- Full Equipment:$665 per week (must be ordered in advance).
- Dive Computer:N/A. Divers are required to bring their own
Drawings & Vessel Layouts
- Year built:1998
- Year renovated:2016
- Top speed:8 knots
- Engines:2 Engines Caterpillar with 250 HP
- Max guests:16
- Number of cabins:8
- Number of bathrooms:8
- Water capacity:Capacity for 8000 l Sweetwater.
- Freshwater maker:Gasoline 8000 Liter.
Boat navigation, communication and safety features
- Depth Sounder
- Radio VHF/DSC/SSB
- E.P.I.R.B. Distress System
- Emergency Rafts
- Life Vests
- Fire Alarm & Fire Extinguishers
- First Aid Kits
- Satellite & mobile phones
- Bilge pump alarm
- Search light
- Engine room CCTV
- Crew trained in first aid
- Emergency flares