RATES: DIVING CRUISE

GALAPAGOS – 8 DAYS DIVING – GROSS RATE
CABINS AUG 2019 – MAY 2020 JUN 2020 / MAY 2021
Upper deck Cabin USD 5.795 USD 5.950
Under Deck Cabin USD 5.645 USD 5.800
Single Cabin – Under Deck USD 8.468 USD 8.700

 

OUR CRUISE RATE INCLUDES
Cabin with private facilities, accommodation; all meals, water, coffee and tea (including one soft drink during lunch and a glass of national brands of wine, during dinner); all excursions as mentioned in the itinerary with English speaking dive masters/naturalist guides, licensed by the National Park; filled tanks, weights, weight belt, compressor, up to four dives per day on 5.5 days for 7-night cruise (night dives optional), land excursions. All transfers in Galapagos (airport-yacht-airport transfers if the national flight has been booked through us, on the same departure dates), amenities.

 

OUR RATE DOES NOT INCLUDE
Roundtrip flight to Galapagos Islands; Galapagos National Park entrance fee (USD 100 pp, subject to change); Transit Control Card (USD 20 pp, subject to change). We can add those amounts in our invoice and organize the payments directly; travel insurance and other items of personal nature. International airfare to Ecuador, hyperbaric chamber fee ($35 p.p), gratuities to guides and crew, purchases at the bar and store, Nitrox USD 150 per week (subject to change), dive gear equipment rentals, camera equipment. Extra courses scheduled on board

 

POINTS TO BE CONSIDERED
Rates could vary without preliminary notice. All rates are in US Dollars per person.
The itinerary is subject to change depending on weather conditions, National Park directions or extra circumstances beyond our control.
You can apply for same gender, willing to share requests in our cabins. Single passengers who prefer not to share with a same -gender passenger, must pay a 50% supplement
Blue Spirit will issue tickets in order to accomplish with the airline agreements. All departures are already reserved. In case you will decide for direct bookings, there will be a fee of USD 60, – per person plus Taxes. Be advise of the following options: – For earlier arrivals to Galapagos, you will have to wait for the normal airline schedules.  – If your flight is delayed, you will have to cover additional expenses, such us meals, transportation, etc. directly, in case it will be necessary. Same thing on departure flights, from the Islands to the mainland.

DIVING CRUISE: PAYMENT POLICIES

PAYMENT POLICIES
INDIVIDUALS
PAYMENT POLICIES VALUE REQUIRED WHEN?
Deposit required upon reservation 30% of the final amount 14 days after confirmation
Final Payment / Balance due 70% of the final amount 90 days prior departure
CHARTERS
PAYMENT POLICIES VALUE REQUIRED WHEN?
Deposit required upon reservation 5% of the final amount 14 days after confirmation
II  Deposit   5% of the final amount 12 months prior to departure
III Deposit   20% of the final amount 8 months prior to departure
Final Payment / Balance due 70% 90 days prior departure
Half Charter – 1 FOC – each 7 confirmed passengers.
Full Charter – 2 FOC – each 14 confirmed passengers.
IMPORTANT NOTES
1: Deposits/Total payments should be credited on our bank account, on the dates according to the above mentioned policy.
2: If we do not receive the deposits/total payments according to our policies we will have the right to cancel your reservation.
3: We accept only written cancellations, sent by e-mail.
4: Penalty fees for cancellations will automatically be discounted from deposits/total payments.
5: Transference Bank Expenses must be covered by the client
6: Senior Divers: A $200 discount will be applied to those guests who at the time of travel have reached 62.5 years of age with proof of age at the time of booking.
7: Repeaters discount: Any guest who confirms back-to-back departures will be awarded a reduction in cabin rate of $250 on their second departure.
8: Dive instructor discount: Active scuba instructors receive a $200 discount, to qualify, instructors must submit proof of valid and actual diving activity certification
9: Military discount: Active or retired military with proof of service status will be extended a $200 reduction of their cabin rate.

DIVING CRUISE: CANCELLATION POLICIES

CANCELLATION POLICIES
FIT
CANCELLATION POLICIES PENALTY
Until 18 months prior to departure USD 100,- p.P. for administrative charges
Until 12 months prior to departure   5% of the rate
Until 8 months prior to departure 10% of the rate
Until 6 months prior to departure 20% of the rate
Until 120 days prior to departure 30% of the rate
119 to 90 days prior to departure
89 days or less prior to departure 100% of the rate
CHARTERS
PAYMENTS POLICIES PENALTY
Until 24 months prior to originally- booked travel date Deposit fully refundable
Until 18 months prior to originally- booked travel date USD 100,- p.P. for administrative charges
Until12 months prior to originally- booked travel date 5% of original regular rate (if over half of berths cancelled) OR date change OR cancel and forfeit deposit
Until 8 months prior to departure 10% of regular rate
Until 6 months prior to departure 20% of regular rate
Until 90 days prior to departure 30% of regular rate
89 to 60 days prior to departure 100% of the rate
59 days or less before departure

RENTAL GEAR

(Net prices per person)

GEAR 7 NIGHTS CRUISE
BCD $80,00
BOOTS & HOODS $30,00
DIVE COMPUTER $70,00
FINS $30,00
SNORKELING EQUIP $20,00
REGULATOR $80,00
WETSUIT $70,00
15 L TANK $60,00
FULL SET EQUIPMENT $235,00
NITROX $150,00
Notes: Net price per person
The person who rents the equipment is responsible for any loss or damage to the rented equipment while in his/her possession and agrees to return it in the same condition as received. All rental gear must be rinsed with fresh water and properly cleaned before it is returned. In case of damages, the renter will have to cover its expenses.
We will need the following information: Size XS, S, M, L, XL, XXL; Gender: Male or Female 
Each passenger must bring Gloves and torch.