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Scuba Iguana

#4 of 22 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Puerto Ayora Features Animals
Charles Darwin Ave, Puerto Ayora, Ecuador
+593 5-252-6497
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Seems high quality, but the most expensive.

In fact we did not dive with Scuba Iguana, but researched diving in Puerto Ayora carefully and... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2016
London, United Kingdom
via mobile
Busy and popular dive center

It is quite hidden, but somehow they are the most popular and well known dive Center in P.Ayora... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2016
Anna P
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Charles Darwin Ave, Puerto Ayora, Ecuador
+593 5-252-6497
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Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

In fact we did not dive with Scuba Iguana, but researched diving in Puerto Ayora carefully and chose another operator on grounds of value. We wanted to do a couple of days diving in the Galapagos between other elements of our holiday in mainland Ecuador...More

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Reviewed 31 August 2016

It is quite hidden, but somehow they are the most popular and well known dive Center in P.Ayora. They made sure that we are safe in Gordon rocks despite rough currents. Seymour was also really nice, the dives were also like 55-60 mins each. Friendly,...More

1  Thank Anna P
Reviewed 23 August 2016

these guys are well organised. but the down side is that you need to let the manager know if the guides are cutting the dives short and not giving you the chance to see what there is there to explore. the equipment is great and...More

Thank dave w
Reviewed 6 August 2016

We had one day for a party of 5 to get a dive in, and Scuba Iguana was just 3 blocks from our B&B. The evening before, we got fitted with 7+ mil wetsuits (I recommend a hood in July) and fins. The next morning...More

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

Firstly, the staff here were all superb in organising the dives, equipment and transport. I went into the shop looking to dive North Seymour. I didn't have enough dives so they recommended another site called Punta Cormera (sp?). It worked out to be an amazing...More

Thank James O
Reviewed 12 July 2016

I did my open water PADI with Scuba Iguana as well as one day trip. In total I did 3 days of open water diving with Scuba Iguana. I absolutely loved it and was lucky enough to see hammarhead sharks on my very first dive!...More

Thank TwigsSticksnBones
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

Being my first dive it's hard for me to explain. I felt they did a great job explaining the diving basics to me. But the language was a slight barrier. If you have dove before this is the best diving company in town. Their equipment...More

Thank Megan S
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

My first dive experience, of which I was not trained well. The dive master (I shall not name names) who decided to accompany me on my first dive was inappropriate with his hands. I was groped, and fondled in my groin area and buttocks. I...More

1  Thank robin136
Jack N, Owner at Scuba Iguana, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2016

I am an owner of Scuba Iguana, but I was not with the boat or passengers the day Robin136 describes. I rely on statements from my office help, crew and Instructors for my interpretation. Robin136 states that she was not trained well for this, her...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

We dived with scuba iguana on 8th July. Our instructor David was brilliant, we are newly qualified and I was very nervous of the conditions but he really looked after me so well. We were a group of 10 split by instructor and we were...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 7 July 2016

The dive guides and masters and Scuba Iguana were entirely professional and skilled. They provided the safest and most exciting day under the sea. The dive was jam packed with exciting things to see and lots of really great information. It was the highlight of...More

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