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Socorro Island

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Address: Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
Phone Number: 46702837673
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Amazing big palegic diving

Amazing trip on the Solmar V liveaboard. We had amazing encounters with giant manta ray that just love the bubbles hitting them from below like a spa! Other amazing sharks... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 12, 2016
Mary E
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Chelmsford, United Kingdom

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2016

Amazing trip on the Solmar V liveaboard. We had amazing encounters with giant manta ray that just love the bubbles hitting them from below like a spa! Other amazing sharks, hammerheads, silky sharks and Galapogos sharks as well as the reef sharks. Worth the long drive overnight from Cabo San Lucas.

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Redmond, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016

Had a wonderful time. did the nine night trip aboard the Nautilus Belle Amie. the diving was great. Dove with Giant Manatas, Hammerhead sharks, piles of white tip sharks and Galapagos sharks, The service was great, the rooms were great and the food was good.

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Swansea, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016

We visited Socorro at the end of November 2015. Unfortunately we were caught up in the tail end of a hurricane that delayed our departure. The crew kept us regularly updated and handled the situation well. It was a very very rough crossing but the diving was worth it. The Giant Mantas were magnificent! The crew on the Rocio Del... More 

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Paris, France
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2016

Socorro is an island which is part of the Revillagigedo Archipelago, including three other islands, but only two dived. Like Cocos and Galapagos, this place are open sea dives, with possible current, mainly for divers with a litlle experience. Not begginers. The goal of this trip is mainly to have unique (in the world) encounter with Giant Manta Rays. You... More 

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League City, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2016 via mobile

I recently returned from a 9 day trip to the Revillagigedo Islands on the Nautilus Explorer and all I can say is Wow! I choose this destination because my main objective was to dive with the Giant Pacific Mantas. These islands seemed to be the place to not only see them, but to have very close encounters with them. They... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

Went on a trip with the sister ship of the Rocio del Mar...Spent 7 days on the Quino El Guardian. AWESOME FOOD, crew and diving. Definitely will be back on one of their ships for their Explore Baja trip..great outfit and very obliging.

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Windsor, Ontario, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2016

Unbelievable diving with all the large sea-life I have only dreamed of seeing. Even though our trip was cut short due to an approaching hurricane, we saw mantas, hammerheads, dolphins, whale sharks, and so much more.

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Ikast, Denmark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2016 via mobile

Fantastic, just fantastic, no need to say more! Started out from Capo San Lucas at 7/2-16 with Southern Sport. Had 2 days diving at San Benedicto Island, 3 days at Rica Patina and 1 day at Socorro Island. Our staff at the boat were the best ever. We were so spoiled by the end of the week. Nice rooms, good... More 

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Dublin, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2016

This was my 9th dive trip to the Revillagigedos Archipelago (aka Socorro). The previous 8 trips were aboard the Nautilus Explorer. This was my first experience aboard the Nautilus Belle Amie (NBA), which has been operating since about March, 2015. The NBA is a large spacious boat that can accommodate 30 divers (we had 27 on this trip). My single... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2016

This rating refers to the superior room category of the vessel "Nautilus Belle Amie" on its Socorro bound lifeaboard tour. There is 3 categories (stateroom, superior and suite) and superior is the middle category. This ship deserves a 5 star rating, mainly for the great crew, the safety standards, professional operations, the spacy layout and a lot of amenities around... More 

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