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Nemo 2 Liveaboard
The Overall Review
We spent 5.8 hours reading reviews from experts and divers about Nemo 2 Liveaboard.
In summary, this is what divers think:
5 reasons to dive
- Many people were happy with the excursions that were very well presented and insightful.
- Several divers had a lot of praise for the instructors as they made the dives fun and exciting.
- There were a lot of favorable comments towards the delicious food and the fact that they cater to several dietary restrictions.
- The crew members were friendly and never hesitated when questions were ask about the trip.
- Many of the divers said that this was an experience that they would do again.
2 reasons NOT to dive
- Cabin number 3 next to the cooking room was noisy early in the morning as the chef prepared breakfast.
- Some of the people observed that there was a limited amount of XL diving suits on-board the Nemo 2.
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Description and details
Diving on the Nemo 2 in Galapagos
Nemo II – plan your dive cruise vacation around the amazing islands of the Galapagos
Exploring the exclusive islands of the Galapagos is an ultimate privilege in itself. The places are well known by enthusiastic explorers and are available to cruise around on Nemo II. You can experience the most iconic flora and fauna on earth. The amazing liveaboard was built in 1990 and has undergone multiple renovation processes to ensure comfort and luxuries to its travelers. The 22 meters (approx. 72 feet) catamaran provides a lavish stay with great facilities, which one may require for a comfortable and home-like feel. It offers diving at the best dive sites of the Galapagos Islands, where you can see a variety of sharks including the Galapagos sharks, silky sharks, whitetip sharks, hammerheads and giant whale sharks.
Boat Interior – cozy and lavish interior with a stylish exterior
The opulent catamaran Nemo II is custom-built to provide an intimate stay with everything one might need for enjoying a cruise vacation. It has multiple options to attract all sort of groups. There is capacity to accommodate 12 passengers in 7 spacious cabins. these cabins are perfectly designed for a group of friends, families or solo travelers. Two cabins with double beds are specially dedicated for couples. Two cabins have double and single beds, which is feasible for a family traveling with a child. These cabins are clean and have a bright finish, which makes the cabins look spacious. There is an en-suite bathroom, air-conditioning, luggage area, and side desk in every cabin of Nemo II.
Deck Area – action-packed dives and open-air space for relaxing
The upper deck has multiple sun loungers where you can lie down and soak up the bright equatorial sun, or you can gaze up at the starling sky at night. You can sit on any of the two bows or you can lie on the netting, floating over the ocean and may get an opportunity to spot a dolphin or two.
Food and Entertainment
The indoor lounge of Nemo II is on the upper deck. It has comfy seating sofas, high-chairs, and Chavira chairs for the guests. There are multiple indoor activities, which entertain the guests in their leisure time during the cruise. The large flat screen LED, DVDs, board games, and mini library engage the travelers to spend their time. You can also socialize here with the fellow guests and exchange your views. Besides the entertainment activities, when it comes to food, Nemo II has one of the best chefs in the field. He is an expert in cooking a wide range of western and local delicacies and delicious desserts. The food setup is done in a buffet style so that you have multiple options to select from. The chef onboard is aware of how to deal with the hungry divers offering scrumptious meals.
When to go
Most people consider planning their trip to the Galapagos Islands in the wet and dry season. It depends on the choice of the travelers, which season suits them and provides reasonable conditions according to their needs. Shark lovers should go for the months from June to November, as the water is crowded with a variety of shark species. Nemo II offers luxurious stays with comfort and safety.
- Daily housekeeping
- Aircon Cabins
- Sun Deck
- Warm Water Showers
- Outdoor Dining
- Charging stations
- Family Cabins
- Kayaks On-Board
- Naturalist Itineraries
- Dedicated Local & International Crew
- Naturalist Guide
- Family Friendly Cruise
- Naturalist Guide