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Isabela Dive Center

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Calle Escalecia y Avenida Antonio Gil, Puerto Villamil 5935, Ecuador
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Amazing tunnels tour!

We booked our tour through a different agency but somehow ended up here. Our guide Carlos was... read more

Reviewed 18 May 2018
James F
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Incredible tour of Los Tuneles with Carlos

We loved our tour to Los Tuneles with Carlos - we specifically asked for him after reading the... read more

Reviewed 28 March 2018
Abhishek R
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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We make the most cordial invitation to come to enjoy the paradise island of Isabela. Our Diving Center gives you a warm welcome to the extraordinary marine world inside the island We offer daily tours scuba diving and snorkeling.
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good21%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible13%
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“guide carlos” (2 reviews)
“these guys” (2 reviews)
“reef sharks” (3 reviews)
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Calle Escalecia y Avenida Antonio Gil, Puerto Villamil 5935, Ecuador
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Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

We booked our tour through a different agency but somehow ended up here. Our guide Carlos was amazing and truly passionate about the wildlife. He was very knowledgeable and even patient with a quartet of Israeli girl's that didn't listen at all and could have...More

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Reviewed 28 March 2018

We loved our tour to Los Tuneles with Carlos - we specifically asked for him after reading the other reviews. He was an incredible tour guide - he had a lot of passion for his job, explained things really well and helped take great pictures...More

Thank Abhishek R
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PABLO C, Gerente at Isabela Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2018

Thank you very much for counting on us and allowing us to be part of this beautiful experience for you and your family in our favorite place "the tunnels". The IDC team really appreciates this detail. Greetings and again thanks.

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Reviewed 24 December 2017

My daughter and I booked two tours involving snorkeling with this company and because the water was quite cold and I am small and needed a well fitting wetsuit, it took a bit of time to find one. I was clearly told it would be...More

Thank Mary P
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Reviewed 24 December 2017

The company was very helpful for last-minute booking and went above and beyond to find well-fitting wetsuits and masks that we were promised we could use for tours on both days we booked. The second morning we were picked up by a unheard of tour...More

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Reviewed 10 October 2017

did a good job on both tours. Handled them both well. Off season prices were $90 to $100 for tuneles and $30 for Sierra Negra. Both trips worth doing with these guys. They seemed on top of things.

Thank Mecalay
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Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

We have done the excursion los tuneles with this company and I don't feel to recommend it to other people. The tour is way to expensive for the quality. 50 min snorkel not even in the tunnels (and not 1 hour and a half as...More

Thank FloryFlory86
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Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

I had 2 trips, the first with Carmen at Los Tuneles followed by Las Tintereros guided by Carlos. I learnt so much in the two days and swam with reef sharks, rays, turtles and a variety of marine life. Los Tuneles was reached by an...More

Thank CathandStephen
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Reviewed 5 June 2017

This tour ( me and my husband did it on May 1 st) was a blast. It was well organized - we were picked up from our hotel on time. Our guide was Carlos- very knowledgeable guide, with good sense of humor and personal attitude...More

Thank MaiaTravel2017
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Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Very chaotic divetour. They ended up taking a discoverydiver (never dove before) to 17 mtrs after few instructions by fellow divers on the boat. After 30 mins of diving they send him back to the surface without instructions/safetystop/guidance. Before that ruining the dive for the...More

5  Thank gijsbeesems
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Reviewed 20 March 2017

I came here be a recommendation from a ecuadorian girl, she told me to schedule a tour with a guide named Carlos, the cost of the tour was $120 per passanger. The service in this dive center was very nice, i could arrange the tour...More

Thank Jonathan H
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