Danubio Azul Liveaboard, Galapagos


The modern M/Y Danubio Azul was launched in 2016. The small ship cruise vessel has just five cabins, accommodating ten guests per trip. Three cabins have bunk beds, one has twin beds, and one has a double bed. Each comfortable cabin has a private bathroom, air conditioning, adequate storage space, which includes under-bed storage, and a window or port hole. Meals can be enjoyed al fresco as you feast your eyes on the views from the covered dining area. Diving is at the core of cruises aboard the M.Y. Danubio Azul. Wetsuits and snorkeling gear are carried on the boat, and packages include diving tanks and weights. A professional diving naturalist guide also accompanies your trip, helping you to get the most out of your explorations in the magnificent and bio-diverse Galapagos.

Set sail aboard the MY Danubio Azul for a fabulous seven-night diving vacation in the Galapagos. Trips start and finish in Baltra. Your cruise will take you to Bartolome, Darwin Island, Punta Shark Bay, Marshall Cape, and more. The amount of aquatic life that you will encounter is staggering. There are more than 400 species of fish that live in the waters around the Galapagos, including sunfish, batfish, angelfish, butterflyfish, grunt, grouper, surgeonfish, and frogfish. Turtles, eels, starfish, seahorses, crabs, corals, lobsters, sea slugs, sea urchins, and anemones are just a few other living creatures you are likely to spot in the waters. Shark species include Galapagos sharks, hammerhead sharks, whale sharks, and silky sharks. The Galapagos also has a wide assortment of bird life, with boobies, penguins, and cormorants commonly encountered whilst diving. 

The experienced and amenable staff members of the M.Y. Danubio Azul are ready to extend a cheery welcome and to assist you in having a spectacular vacation to remember. Don’t miss out! Call us or book online today.

Please Note: The Danubio Azul requires a minimum of 6 guests per trip to guarantee departure.

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Included: VAT, Accommodation, Tanks, Weights, Dive master services, Towels Provided

Excluded: Air ticket Quito- Galápagos- Quito USD 525 Including taxes (Subject to change), Entrance fee to the GNP USD 100, Migration card USD 20, Chamber Fee USD 35, Nitrox USD 120 per person, per week, BCD USD 90 per person, per week, Extra Drinks, tips and personal expenses, Transfers/pickups from airport USD 5.00 per person per transfer

Book now, pay later: You can easily place your booking online. We will then hold the spaces for you and you can confirm with a payment later.

* Extra fees are shown per person and are subject to change.

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Boat features

  • Shaded diving deck
  • Aircon Cabins
  • Sun Deck
  • Non-Diver (Snorkeler) Friendly
  • Warm Water Showers
  • Outdoor Dining
  • En-Suite bathrooms

Food & Drinks

  • Western Food
  • Local Food
  • Buffet style

If you have any specific dietary requirements whilst on-board your cruise, 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.


  • DIN Adaptors
  • Dive deck
  • Tenders for diving

The crew speaks English.

Gear Rental

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.

Drawings & Vessel Layouts

Deckplan - Danubio Azul Galapagos floorplan


Boat Specifications

  • Year built 2016
  • Length 71 feet
  • Top speed 13 knots
  • Cruising speed 11 knots
  • Max guests 10
  • Number of cabins 5
  • Number of bathrooms 5
  • Tenders 1

Boat Navigation and Safety

  • GPS
  • Radio VHF/DSC/SSB
  • Emergency Rafts
  • Life Vests

Danubio Azul Reviews

  • 9.2 Superb
  • 1 Verified Review
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  2. Crew
  3. Food
  4. Diving
  5. Value
  • 9.2 Superb
  • Armando G
  • Mexico Mexico


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