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Islander Charters, Inc. Is an ocean adventure based company specializing in 5 day, all inclusive, Great White Shark cage diving trips to Guadalupe Island Mexico (departing from San Diego, CA). Join us for an incredible experience you'll never forget...more
2838 Garrison St, San Diego, CA 92106-2720
+1 619-224-4388
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My shark dive experience at Guadalupe Island was outstanding. I have never done any cage diving before, not to mention I have only been snorkeling in the ocean only twice in my life. The dive team did a great job covering what to expect and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank CliffVP
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just book it! This may be long, but worth it. If you are looking for the ultimate adventure, you'll find it here. This is the boat that the Discovery Channel films "Shark Week" from. Memories from this trip are in the top five for me....More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Chris M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just returned from my second trip with Islander Charters and Jimi Partington to Isla Guadalupe cage diving with great white sharks. This is an absolute must bucket list trip for anyone wanting to see these animals up close and in their element. You are at...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Don A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was the trip of a lifetime, and getting to see so many Great Whites up SO SO Close was amazing. Crew was awesome, food was delicious and never-ending. Cage time was every hour, and I even got to see a Great white breach alongside...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank J9160KDstevej
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I just returned from a wonderful trip to Isla Guadalupe, Mexico with Islander Charters, Inc. The cage diving operation is well organized and safe. The crew was super professional, kind and friendly. The food was outstanding, even gourmet! But the best of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Caroline H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Just got back from a great trip to Guadalupe Island! While the trip out was pretty rough and I was sea sick, the crew came to check on me and to see if they could assist me. Once we arrived, my stomach settled down. The...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank hniwu
Reviewed November 5, 2018

So like many of you who have watched the show "Shark Week" I was very curious as to what this entailed when it came to the study of the Great Whites in Guadalupe Island. So I googled Shark diving in Guadalupe and they were one...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Theangrynomad
Reviewed November 2, 2018

Have been wanting to do this for years and finally made it happen, was very glad I choose Islander Charters. Saw so many sharks on the trip, still have a big smile from it. Learned alot from Jimi and Fernando about the sharks and about...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank John O
Reviewed October 20, 2018

My husband and I along with 6 friends/family were on board recently to experience seeing Great Whites. Three of us our PADI certified with the rest of the group animal enthusiasts interested in seeing a Great White. We all had a wonderful time! Seeing the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Julie M
Reviewed October 12, 2018

This trip exceeded all expectations. The boat, the sharks, the crew and the other guests made it incredible. I did not know what to expect and was honestly terrified of getting in the cage before I got on the boat. When it was my turn,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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September 6, 2018|
Response from IslanderCharters | Property representative |
Hi, thank you for your inquiry. No, you do not need any certification! These trips are for beginner to experienced divers. The main cages are attached to the rear of the boat and you simply step inside the cage...the water... More
June 19, 2016|
Response from IslanderCharters | Property representative |
Hi Brian, The price is currently $3,195 per person so the total for two is $6,490. Here are details of the trip, please let me know if you have any other questions. Thank you! 5 day, all-inclusive shark diving packages... More
Megan J
August 5, 2015|
Response from IslanderCharters | Property representative |
Hi Megan, Thank you for your inquiry. We allow children to come aboard at the parent's discretion. The youngest Great White Shark dive passenger we took on a trip was 12 but we are scheduled to take a 9 year old this coming... More