MV Galapagos Aggressor III Galapagos Liveaboard Diving Review

Liveaboard Review Introduction

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Liveaboard Quick Review The MV Galapagos Aggressor III Liveaboard is a 30m (98f) Galapagos diving safari boat for up to 16 guests accommodated across 8 cabins and 11 bathrooms. This Galapagos liveaboard has a customer review rating of 9.1 out of 10, is rated 'Superb', and scores 65% on the Scuba Diving Earth luxury rate.
Liveaboard Review Tips If you are looking for a superb Galapagos Islands liveaboard diving safari, a great choice is the MV Galapagos Aggressor III diving liveaboard. Here's our quick 7 review tips of why you might like to book this Galapagos diving liveaboard boat:
1. Customer Rating The MV Galapagos Aggressor III liveaboard has a customer review rating of 9.1 out of 10.
2. Scuba Diving Earth Luxury Rating Summary Diver Benefits: 78%, Liveaboard Design: 89%, Cabin Luxury: 57%, Onboard Comfort: 29%, Food Luxury: 45%, Drink Luxury: 89%. This makes an average Total Lux Rating of 65% (see below under "Liveaboard Luxury Features Review" for more details).
3. Cost Per Day The MV Galapagos Aggressor III Liveaboard costs from £580 per day ($638/€667)* .
4. Pros A quick list of the main pros of the MV Galapagos Aggressor III Liveaboard include: aircon cabins, available for charter, caters for dietary requirements, ensuite cabins, diving courses, paid nitrox, scuba gear rental.
5. Cons A quick list of the main cons of the MV Galapagos Aggressor III Liveaboard include: no flexible or extra flexible booking, no internet.
6. Liveaboard Capacity The MV Galapagos Aggressor III liveaboard is 30 metres (98 feet) long, has 8 cabins and 11 bathrooms, which means it can accommodate up to 16 guests/divers.
7. Booking Itineraries The booking itineraries for the MV Galapagos Aggressor III Liveaboard include: 8 Days/7 Nights. (But it's worth checking if more diving itineraries have been added or you can book by click here: MV Galapagos Aggressor III).
Booking tips When booking your MV Galapagos Aggressor III liveaboard trip to Galapagos it's best to book your liveaboard first, before you book your flights. When you click the "Select Cabin" link next to your chosen itinerary and complete your details, you won't pay for your trip until Liveaboard.com confirm your booking with the operator. Liveaboard.com will email your confirmation, normally giving you 2-3 days to pay for your booking, which gives you time to book your flights to Galapagos.
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* Note The above cost per day was correct at the time of producing this article. Also, the exchange rate used for GBP to USD is 1.1 and for GBP to Euro is 1.15. For an up-to-date cost for the MV Galapagos Aggressor III Liveaboard, please visit this link: MV Galapagos Aggressor III.
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1066 Liveaboard/View OfferGalapagos Aggressor III Deal Date15/12/2022 Discount25% Liveaboard Discount Total£1,565 Price Before Discount£6,261.00 Price After Discount£4,696.00 Tour Days8days Liveaboard Discounted TourGalapagos Islands with Wolf & Darwin (Baltra - Baltra)
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    Liveaboard Discounts If you're looking for a discounted liveaboard trip on the MV Galapagos Aggressor III, it's possible to find liveaboard discounts in excess of 25% off the price. If no discounts appear above, you may find the latest last minute deals in the itinerary section marked as "X% Special Discount", as per the above image here: MV Galapagos Aggressor III.
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    Liveaboard Review Highlights

    Diving Liveaboard Review Galapagos MV Galapagos Aggressor III liveaboard review in detail.
    Liveaboard Video Highlight
    Video Title Galapagos Aggressor III Diving liveaboard
    Flexible Booking This liveaboard does not have flexible booking.
    Nitrox Diving Paid nitrox available, which means you benefit from the many advantages of nitrox diving if you are happy to pay for it. The benefits include extended bottom times so you can spend longer on each dive.
    Dietary Requirements Catered For The onboard chefs will cater for any specific dietary requirement you have. This means you can relax in the knowledge that you can enjoy the food onboard this liveaboard. (You are advised to add this to your special requests on step 2 of the booking form, and to limit any requests to religious beliefs or food allergies).
    Diving Courses This liveaboard offers diving courses, which means you benefit from being able to advance your diving skills. These training courses are an extra charge.
    Scuba Gear Rental You can rent scuba gear on this dive boat so you benefit from being able travel light and simply rent all your scuba equipment once onboard.
    Internet There is no internet available on this liveaboard.
    Ensuite Cabins Cabins on this dive boat benefit from having ensuite bathroom so you can shower and get ready in private (Check when booking that the cabin you choose has an ensuite bathroom).
    Aircon Cabins Each cabin has air-conditioning, which means you can choose your own cabin temperature for personal comfort and a good nights sleep.
    Private Charter This liveaboard is available for private charter. If you charter this dive boat you have more flexibility over the choice of dive sites, type of diving and diver numbers (Subject to the maximum number of guests onboard - see below).
    DIN Adapters This liveaboard does not have DIN adapters.
    Relaxing between dives
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    Liveaboard Luxury Features Review

    Liveaboard Luxury Features The 'Liveaboard Luxury Rating' concept is to help you choose the right diving liveaboard for your Galapagos dive trip. This means you can compare this liveaboard with other liveaboards on a like-for-like basis, and makes choosing the right liveaboard much easier. The maximum rating for any liveaboard is 100%, and this rating is split between the features listed below. When choosing your liveaboard trip, I suggest you don't just consider the total 'Luxury Rating' in isolation, which for the MV Galapagos Aggressor III is 65%, I recommend you also review each of the features the MV Galapagos Aggressor III liveaboard has or doesn't have that are important to you.
    SDE Luxury Rating Total (Max 52/52=100%) 65%; total Scuba Diving Earth Luxury Rate (Lux Rate); The MV Galapagos Aggressor III Liveaboard has 34 out of a total of 52 (i.e. 65%) possible benefits and features. This total percentage is an average of the following benefits and features:
    Diver Benefits (Max 9/9=100%) 78% Diver Benefits Lux Rate; The MV Galapagos Aggressor III liveaboard has 7 out of 9 (i.e. 78%) 'Diver Benefits': DIN Adapters: NO; Dive Courses: YES; Dive Deck: YES: Gear Rental: YES; Nitrox Onboard: YES; Private Dive Guide: NO; Rinse Hoses: YES; Shaded Dive Area: YES; Tenders For Diving: YES.
    Liveaboard Design (Max 9/9=100%) 89% Liveaboard Design Lux Rate; The MV Galapagos Aggressor III liveaboard has 8 out of 9 (i.e. 89%) 'Boat Design Features': Airconditioned Saloon: YES; Charging Stations: YES; Custom Built For Diving: YES; Indoor Saloon: YES; Leisure Deck: YES; Observation Deck: NO; Outside Showers: YES; Sun Deck: YES; Warm Showers: YES.
    Cabin Luxury (Max 7/7=100%) 57% Cabin Lux Rate; The MV Galapagos Aggressor III liveaboard has 4 out of 7 (i.e. 57%) 'Cabin Features': Air-Conditioned Cabins: YES; Cabin Balconies: NO; Daily Housekeeping: NO; Ensuite cabins: YES; Non-smoking Cabins: YES; Seaview cabins available: NO; TV In Cabin: YES.
    Onboard Comfort (Max 7/7=100%) 29% Onboard Comfort Lux Rate; The MV Galapagos Aggressor III liveaboard has 2 out of 7 (i.e. 29%) 'Onboard Comfort' features: Beach Towels: NO, Cabin Towels: YES; Complimentary Toiletries: YES; Deck Towels: NO; Internet: NO; Laundry Service: NO; Nearly 1 to 1 Crew-to-Guest Ratio: NO.
    Food Luxury (Max 11/11=100%) 45% Food Lux Rate; The MV Galapagos Aggressor III liveaboard has 5 out of 11 (i.e. 45%) 'Food Features': BBQ Area: NO; Beach BBQ: NO; Buffet Style: YES; Dietary Requirements Catered For: YES; Fine Cuisine: YES; Local Food: YES; Outdoor Dining: NO; Snacks All Day: NO; Vegan Options: NO; Vegetarian Options: NO; Western Style Food: YES; (Meal options include: Full-board Option).
    Drink Luxury (Max 9/9=100%) 89% Drink Lux Rate; The MV Galapagos Aggressor III liveaboard has 8 out of 9 (i.e. 89%) 'Drink Features': Bar: YES; Beer Available: YES; Drinking Water: YES; Fine Wines: NO; Free Soft Drinks: YES; Free Wine With Dinner: YES; Soft Drinks: YES; Tea And Coffee: YES; Wine Available: YES.
    Example of Cabins
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    Customer Reviews of Liveaboard

    Customer Reviews The MV Galapagos Aggressor III liveaboard has yet to receive a customer review, and as soon as it does this article will be updated.
    Customer Review

    Simply the Best! sharks, sharks and sharks mantas land tours food crew it was just ALL delightful highly recommend!!!!! would do this trip again, and plan to…Recommended for: whale sharks, hammerhead sharks, galapagos sharks.

    Customer Review By cathleen B, from: United States scored the MV Galapagos Aggressor III 10 out of 10; Review courtesy of Liveaboard.com, for more reviews and information click here: MV Galapagos Aggressor III.
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    Customer Review

    This trip was awesome. Watching the awesome pelagic schools at Darwin and Wolf Islands; diving with sea lions, marine iguanas, massive schools of fish (many varieties); viewing a great variety of rays, in abundant quantities; seeing a Mola-Mola twice! at its cleaning station; seeing penguins, flightless cormorants, blue-footed boobies, large pelicans, various frigates; seeing THREE Mola-Mola’s swimming by our boat; seeing several manta rays jumping completely out of the water!; having sea lions ”buzz” us several times playfully and acrobatically swimming around when we least expect it.” Recommended for: 1) Outstanding dive experience with extremely abundant and diverse marine and animal life; 2) outstanding dive masters and support crew; 3) outstanding service crew.

    Customer Review By Steven W, from: United States scored the MV Galapagos Aggressor III 9.6 out of 10; Review courtesy of Liveaboard.com, for more reviews and information click here: MV Galapagos Aggressor III.

    Liveaboard Itinerary

    Liveaboard Departure-Arrival Location The MV Galapagos Aggressor III Liveaboard departs and returns from the port on Baltra Island - Galapagos. Please click here: MV Galapagos Aggressor III to find out how to get from Baltra Seymour Airport (Code: GPS) to join the MV Galapagos Aggressor III Liveaboard's departure port on Baltra Island - Galapagos.
    Itinerary and videos The itineraries below for the MV Galapagos Aggressor III liveaboard don't necessarily tie in with the videos directly below the itinerary heading. The itineraries are examples of dive trips offered by this liveaboard, and the videos are examples of videos taken when diving from the MV Galapagos Aggressor III dive boat.
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    Itinerary Option 1 Detail
    Itinerary 1 Title Galapagos, Ecuador - Scuba Diving - June 2021 (4K 60FPS)
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    Itinerary Option 2 Detail
    Itinerary 2 Video
    Itinerary 2 Title Galapagos AGGRESSOR III May
    Another Video
    Title Galapagos - Aggressor III
    Another Video
    Title Galapagos Aggressor III

    Dives and Scuba Diver Experience

    Number of Dives On Trip You will be able to dive up to 22 times in total on the MV Galapagos Aggressor III liveaboard diving trips. The number of times you dive will depend on the itinerary you select.
    Your Diver Certification Level If you choose the MV Galapagos Aggressor III liveaboard for your scuba diving trip to Galapagos (, null_select), make sure you select the right itinerary for your diver certification level. Different itineraries include the following alternative PADI certification levels (or equivalent): No Scuba Diving Certification Needed: YES; Open Water Diver: NO; Advanced Open Water Diver: NO.
    Your Logged Dives When choosing the MV Galapagos Aggressor III liveaboard for your dive trip to Galapagos, make sure you select the right itinerary for how many logged dives you've done. Itineraries on the MV Galapagos Aggressor III liveaboard include the following alternatives: No minimum logged dives: YES; 10 logged dives: NO; 20 logged dives: NO; 30 logged dives: NO; 40 logged dives: NO; 50 logged dives or more: NO.
    Your Diver experience If you choose the MV Galapagos Aggressor III liveaboard for your dive trip to Galapagos, make sure you select the right itinerary for your level of diver experience. Itineraries on the MV Galapagos Aggressor III liveaboard include the following alternatives: Beginner/Novice (up to 9 logged dives): YES; Advanced Beginner (10-19 dives): NO; Intermediate Diver (20 to 29 logged dives): NO; Advanced Intermediate (30 to 39 logged dives): NO; Proficient Diver (40 to 49 logged dives): NO; Advanced Diver (more than 50 logged dives): NO.
    Type of Diving The type of diving experienced from the MV Galapagos Aggressor III Liveaboard includes: Deep Dives, Drift Diving, Marine Life, Night Dives, Pinnacles, Wall Diving, Warm Water Diving, Swim-Through's and Caverns.
    Underwater Scooters Onboard Underwater scooters onboard: NO.

    Marine Life Reviewed

    Marine Life Species The sea life you might see on your Galapagos liveaboard dive trip depends on the time of year you choose to dive, and on which Galapagos liveaboard and liveaboard itinerary you book. But ultimately the sea creatures you see when scuba diving is always down to nature itself. With these parameters in mind, the marine life you may spot when scuba diving on the MV Galapagos Aggressor III Liveaboard in Galapagos might include:
    Sharks You may see the following sharks species: Blacktip Reef Sharks, Bullhead Sharks, Galapagos Shark, Scalloped Hammerhead Sharks, Tiger Sharks, Whale Sharks, Whitetip Reef Sharks.
    Ray Species You may see the following rays species: Manta Rays, Mobula Rays, Spotted Eagle Rays, Sting Rays, Marble Rays.
    Fish Species You may also see the following fish species: Batfish, Barracudas, Clownfish (Anemonefish), Frogfish, Flounder, Flying Gurnards, Giant Trevallies, Groupers, Lionfish, Moray Eels, Parrot Fish, Red-lipped Batfish, Reef Fish, Sea Horses, Scorpion Fish, Spanish Mackerel, Sun Fish (Mola Mola), Surgeonfish, Yellowfin Tuna.
    Other Marine Life & Bird Species You may see the following marine and bird life: Crabs, Hard Corals, Jellyfish, Lobsters, Marine Iguana, Nudibranchs, Octopus, Soft Corals, Starfish, Turtles.
    Marine Mammal Species You might encounter the following mammals: Blue Whales, Dolphins, Humpback Whales, Orca (Killer Whales), Sea Lions, Bryde's Whales.
    Marine Life Video
    Video Title Galapagos Liveaboard Aqua Scuba Diving 2021 4K
    Another Marine Life Video
    Video Title 4K Galapagos Islands | 3 Hours Meditation Scuba Diving
    Another Marine Life Video
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    Liveaboard Cost and Booking

    Included In The Price The price of booking the MV Galapagos Aggressor III liveaboard includes: Airport Transfer, Alcoholic Beverages, Cabin Towels, Complimentary Toiletries, Diving Package, Drinking Water, Full-Board Meal Plan (All meals), Jacuzzi/Hot Tub, Land Excursions, Snacks, Soft Drinks, Tea & Coffee, Wine with Dinner.
    Paid For Optional Extras The following are optional extras when you book the MV Galapagos Aggressor III liveaboard: Extra Dives, Gratuities, Hotel Transfer, Local Flights, Nitrox Course, Rental Gear, Scuba Diving Courses, Snorkel Equipment, Travel Insurance.
    Paid For Required Extras The following are required extras when you book the MV Galapagos Aggressor III liveaboard: Chamber Fees, Dive Insurance, National Park Fees, Port Fees.

    Boat Capacity

    Boat Length 30 metres (98 feet).
    Maximum Guests 16
    Cabins and Bathrooms The MV Galapagos Aggressor III dive boat has 8 cabins and 11 bathrooms.
    Cabin Types The MV Galapagos Aggressor III has the following cabin types: double cabins, twin cabins.
    Family cabins onboard Family cabins onboard: NO.

    Advanced Divers

    Advanced Diver Benefits (Max 3) The MV Galapagos Aggressor III liveaboard has 0 out of 3 (i.e. 0%) 'Advanced Diver Benefits', which include: Rebreather Support: NO; Sidemount Diving NO; Tech Diving: NO.

    Underwater Photographers

    Underwater Photographer Benefits (Max 3) The MV Galapagos Aggressor III liveaboard has 3 out of 3 (i.e. 100%) 'Underwater Photographer Benefits', which include: Camera Room: YES; Camera Station: YES; Separate Rinse For U/W Cameras: YES.

    Non-Diver Activities

    Non-Diving Activities (Max 17) The MV Galapagos Aggressor III liveaboard has 4 out of 17 (i.e. 24%) 'Non-Diving Activities', which include: Fishing: NO; Glass Bottom Boat: NO; Jacuzzi/Hot Tub: YES; Jet Skiing: NO; Kayaks: NO; Land Excursions: YES; Massage: NO; Naturalist Itineraries: [naturalist_Itineraries]; Naturalist Guide: NO; Non-Diver (Snorkeler) Friendly: YES, Sauna: NO; Snorkel Equipment: YES; Spa: NO; Stand Up Paddle Boards: NO; Wakeboarding: NO; Water Skiing: NO; Yoga: NO.
    Onboard Entertainment (Max 2) The MV Galapagos Aggressor III liveaboard has 1 out of 2 (i.e. 50%) 'Entertainment Features': Audio And Entertainment: YES; Library: NO.

    Traveller Benefits

    Travel Benefits (Max 6) The MV Galapagos Aggressor III liveaboard has 3 out of 6 (i.e. 50%) 'Traveller Benefits', which include: Airport Transfer: YES; Available For Charter: YES, Budget Friendly: NO, Dedicated Local & International Crew: NO; Hotel Transfer: YES; Welcome Cocktails; NO.
    Languages Spoken Onboard The crew onboard the MV Galapagos Aggressor III liveaboard are able to speak the following languages: English, Spanish.

    Liveaboard Summary

    Conclusion The MV Galapagos Aggressor III liveaboard has a customer review rating of 9.1, is rated 'Superb', and scores 65% on the Scuba Diving Earth luxury rate. This Galapagos liveaboard is a 30 metre (98 feet) dive boat for up to 16 guests across 8 cabins (inc. double cabins, twin cabins), and has 11 bathrooms. The MV Galapagos Aggressor III Liveaboard has aircon cabins, available for charter, caters for dietary requirements, ensuite cabins, diving courses, paid nitrox, scuba gear rental. To book: MV Galapagos Aggressor III Liveaboard prices start at £580 per day ($638/€667)*.
    More Information To discover more about the MV Galapagos Aggressor III diving liveaboard or to check availability for your dive trip to Galapagos you can do this here: MV Galapagos Aggressor III. But if you want to compare this Galapagos liveaboard with one of the other liveaboards from Galapagos, please take a look at the table below. If you are only interested in Galapagos liveaboards, select "Country" from the list of searchable options from first dropdown menu and type "Galapagos" in the search box:
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    * Note The above cost per day was correct at the time of producing this article. Also, the exchange rate used for GBP to USD is 1.1 and for GBP to Euro is 1.15. For an up-to-date cost for the MV Galapagos Aggressor III Liveaboard, please visit this link: MV Galapagos Aggressor III.

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    Have Fun & Be Safe There will also be many more pages and articles about scuba diving and scuba diving safety tips (and on snorkelling too) for you to read and learn about this fabulous sport. Please don't forget to rate the MV Galapagos Aggressor III liveaboard above if you've already dived in Galapagos from this dive boat, but also make sure you have fun and be safe.
    MV Galapagos Aggressor III Galapagos Liveaboard Diving Review

    Article written by Russell Bowyer who has been a scuba diver since diving on the Great Barrier Reef in Australia in 1989. After his first dive he trained as a BSAC diver in the UK. He attained his Diver Leader certification with BSAC. He then went on to become a scuba diving instructor, teaching others how to dive and was voted as Diving Officer and Treasurer for the Saffron Walden BSAC club too. Russell has dived all over the world, including the UK, on liveaboards in the Red Sea, the Caribbean, South Africa and the USA. Russell is experienced in all dive types, including drift diving, deep dives that involved decompression stops and recreational dives too.

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