Galapagos Islands Dive Equipment Required




You can choose to bring your own equipment to dive in Galapagos or you can also rent part, or all, of the necessary equipment in the port towns of Puerto Ayora (Santa Cruz Island) and Puerto Baquerizo (San Cristobal Island).


Required equipment to dive in Galapagos:


  • • Mask & Snorkel
  • • Fins & Booties
  • • Wet suit (4 – 7mm thick, depending on the season)
  • • Buoyancy Control Device (BCD)
  • • Regulator with Octopus & pressure gauge (depth guage mandatory if you will not have a diving computer)
  • • Gloves (not required but highly recommended for Liveaboard Dive Trips)
  • • Dive computer (not required)
  • • Dive Alert (only required for Liveaboard Dive Trips)
  • Equipment provided free of charge for Island-based dive trips:
  • • Dive belt with weights



  • • Aluminum air tanks: 3000 psi / 207 bar
  • • Emergency Dive Sausages

** Nitrox bottles are available at an additional charge.  Please inquire with us.



Equipment Rental Cost



Entire Equipment

Rental Price per day

Rental Price per week