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Scuba Iguana

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Charles Darwin Ave, Puerto Ayora, Ecuador
+593 5-252-6497
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Fun Dives - Great Experience

My fiance and i dove with Scuba Iguana in May 2017. We did 2 days totaling 4 dives. We went to... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2017
Kelly D
Dearborn, Michigan
Simply the best diving shop

I have 120+ dives in 16 countries in the world and I can tell you that Scuba Iguana is the best... read more

Reviewed 11 June 2017
Pierre D
San Francisco, California
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Charles Darwin Ave, Puerto Ayora, Ecuador
+593 5-252-6497
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Reviewed 13 June 2017

My fiance and i dove with Scuba Iguana in May 2017. We did 2 days totaling 4 dives. We went to North Seymore, Cousins, Mosquera, and Bartolome. All dives were fantastic. At some points the visibility was low but the instructor stayed right by us!...More

Thank Kelly D
Reviewed 11 June 2017

I have 120+ dives in 16 countries in the world and I can tell you that Scuba Iguana is the best diving shop I have ever used. They are just wonderful. Even though the diving conditions are not always very easy, you just have to...More

2  Thank Pierre D
Reviewed 23 May 2017

The staff were superb - from looking after our bags while we indulged in a live-aboard, to excellent briefings, good equipment and putting together all the kit. All we had to do was put on our masks, the rest was Butler treatment! Good, safe dives.

Thank Lindastravels8100
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

These guys are great! Loved the whole experience with them. Two days of diving, super professional but fun too! Would highly recommend them. We hadn't dived for about 9months so I was a little nervous but they made me feel safe and confident, excellent instructors,...More

Thank jacbooth
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

I would definitely recommend scuba iguana. Gears/equipments/guidance/certification - very thorough and professional. If you are on at least 10 day vacation to galapagos(it's a must), you can book your diving with scuba iguana on premise instead of online(former works out economical).

Thank Divya S
Reviewed 1 May 2017

The Galapagos is not cheap but you get what you pay for. Scuba Iguana is the oldest of what I found to be only a tiny handful of really good dive centers in Puerto Ayora. Yes there are a bunch of others but I heard...More

Thank AlsoAnonAs
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

I dove for three days with Scuba Iguana while on Isla Santa Cruz. I was impressed with several things and would like to offer constructive feedback on others. Positives: -the guides are super knowledgeable about the area -the equipment is well taken care of and...More

Thank Ashley H
Jack N, Owner at Scuba Iguana, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2017

Thanks Ashley for your comments. You are right, this is not the first time our crew have spoken about guests presuming none of them understand Spanish. And not the first time we have told our employees to hold their tongues. Many crew and guides work...More

Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

We had a brilliant couple of days diving with Scuba Iguana. We saw (on a single dive) mantas, eagle rays, mobulars, sea lions fishing, Galapagos, hammerhead and blacktip sharks, scorpionfish, garden eels, huge schooling fish we swam right into the middle of...sorry did I mention...More

Thank BakerlooLine
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

Had an amazing day of diving off Gordon Rocks with Quicke as our guide. Got to see hammerheads, rays, and even a sunfish. Having gone with another company in Puerto Ayora previously I found scuba iguana to be much more professional, with better gear and...More

Thank Aine M
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Great dive with SCUBA Iguana to Guy Fawkes and Daphne Minor. This is a professional operation, well organized with briefings and serious about safety issues. Guide was excellent: monitoring the divers but also taking some decent video. Snacks and lunch were fine and filling. I...More

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In Galapagos it was the only one, and would go again with them
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