19-30th May 2023, £4595.00
Diving Socorro adventures are wild and unpredictable, diving at its best!
Socorro is best known for close up encounters with giant pacific manta rays,
There are up to ten species of shark, whale sharks, and dolphins.
This location is ideal for experienced divers
Socorro, San Benedicto and Roca Partida are three volcanic islands that make up the Revillagigedo Islands.
They are known as Socorro.
The islands are part of the Revillagigedo Archipelago National Park, located 250 nautical miles south of Cabo San Lucas, Mexico.
It takes 24 hours to travel to this magnificent area from mainland Mexico.
Experienced Advanced Open Water Diver and above.
From January until March, these islands are home to a migratory population of humpback whales that come to breed and have calves. Whale sharks are seen mainly in April and May.
Divers may also observe many different behaviours of manta at cleaning stations.
Other sightings will include bottlenosed dolphins, wahoo, tuna, marlin and smaller creatures like eels, nudibranchs and octopi.
- Oneal Rock
- Punta Tosca
- The Aquarium
- Cabo Pearce
St. Benedicto Island
- The Boiler
- The Canyon
Socorro Itinerary: 8 Night Adventures
- Pick up from Hotel Tesoro, host hotel, in Cabo San Lucas for transfer from 9 – 930 am to the yacht. The travel time is 24-27 hrs.
- Day 2 – Arrive at Socorro around 10 am, 2-3 dives
- Day 3 – Up to 4 dives
- Day 4 – Up to 4 dives
- Day 5 – Up to 4 dives
- Day 6 – Up to 4 dives
- Day 7 – Up to 4 dives, the yacht departs that evening and travels back
- Day 8 – Arrival at approximately 8 pm
- Day 9 – 8 am – after breakfast, the shuttle will transfer all guests to the San Jose del Cabo Airport.
Park regulations may limit operations to three dives per day when busy.
The Socorro Aggressor is a spacious 135 ft. yacht with a wide beam, built and powered for comfort, safety and stability. She is diesel-powered, cruises at 10 knots and has 220-volt power.
Comfortable accommodations for 26 guests include 13 spacious air-conditioned staterooms. They each have a private head and shower, a porthole view window, mirrored cabinet, hairdryer, fresh towels and volume controls.
Each stateroom has a 32-inch flat-screen TV offering a selection of movies, TV shows and documentaries.
Guests will also be able to plug their computers into the TV screen to edit underwater pictures and video.
The yacht has a beautiful spacious air-conditioned salon equipped with an LCD television and satellite telephone. The Socorro Aggressor also has a large sun deck with shading, chaise lounges and deck chairs, and a bar.
There is a variety of nightly entertainment, including diving, fish identification presentations, movies, games and more.
A small library of books for exchange is maintained and has fish identification books for reference.
All meals, snacks and beverages included. The menu onboard is varied and plentiful, which includes, barbecues and local cuisine. For special dietary requirements, please notify the vessel in advance. You will awaken to fresh fruits, hot entrees, cereals and juices. Lunches feature hot soups, homemade bread, salads, sandwiches and entrees. Dinners are chef-prepared and served each evening and include salads, vegetables, seafood, beef or chicken with a fresh homemade dessert. Once onboard, please speak to the chef about any special needs.
Some special dietary and beverage requests may not be available due to the remote nature of this location.
The Aggressor’s beverage selection includes fruit juices, soft drinks, iced water, iced tea, coffee, and a limited selection of local beer and wine, which are complimentary. Due to the high duty charged on spirits, we suggest you bring your own.
- Accommodation (Full Board}
- 6 days of up to 4 dives a day.
- Dive Equipment
- $200 per person fuel surcharge collected at the end of the week
- National Park Fee and Dock Fee – $560 cash only
- There is a 16% IVA tax added to all onboard purchases
- A 3% surcharge for credit card payments
- Nitrox Unlimited: $125