Top 5 Misconceptions about Diving in Galapagos.
1: Diving in Galapagos is only live aboards.
Red Mangrove has 5 Lodges on 3 Islands with amazing diving that is all land based! Return to the comfort of your hotel after a day of diving for land tours or exploring the unique culture of Galapagos.
2: Diving in Galapagos is only for Advanced Divers.
This is simply not true! Red Mangrove has dive sites all over Galapagos for every skill level! Everyone can dive one of the top dive destinations in the world!
3: If I dive in Galapagos I am on a live aboard and will miss much of the sites on land.
Red Mangrove offers comprehensive packages that will let you discover the very best of the underwater world and the incredible nature tours unique to only Galapagos!
4: The only good diving is at the islands of Darwin and Wolf.
Galapagos has spectacular dive sites in and around Santa Cruz, Isabela, Floreana, and San Cristobal, with 181 islands and islets there are breathtaking dives all over the inner islands without a 20 hour round trip on a boat! See the Hammerheads, Galapagos Sharks, Horned Sharks, myriads of colorful tropical fish species, Sea Lions, Penguins, Turtles and so very much more!
5: Galapagos is so far away!
In fact, Ecuador is less than 4 hours by plane from Miami, after a short stop or overnight in Quito or Guayaquil it is a short hour and a half flight to the Enchanted Islands, Galapagos!