Expert

Sharks & Mantas

Nov-May

Mexico

UD Rating – 5 Star

Explorer

Perfect for your great white shark adventure!

Nautilus Explorer is a 35 metre boat and is the smaller sister ship to Nautilus Belle Amie. She offers 6, 9 and 10 day itineraries to top dives sites like Socorro and Guadalupe in the Revillagigedo Archipelago.

Nautilus Explorer is a 35 metre boat and is the smaller sister ship to Nautilus Belle Amie. She offers 6, 9 and 10 day itineraries departing from Cabo San Lucas to top dives sites in the Revillagigedo Archipelago which consists of San Benedicto, Roca Partidad and Socorro. The experienced captain, friendly crew and dive masters will lead you through the trip whilst helping you with any questions or queries you may have regarding the boat or the itinerary.

Nautilus Explorer comfortably accommodates 24 guests in 8 standard cabins, 3 superior suites and 1 premium suite located over the lower and upper deck. All cabins come with an air conditioning unit with individual climate controls, storage and an en-suite shower room. The food aboard is a variety of local and international cuisine suiting the needs of most customers. Any dietary requirements must be stated at the time of booking so the chef can adhere to any guest’s needs.

The large dining area has 3 large tables and many chairs providing ample space for divers to enjoy all meals that are served throughout the day. The lounge area is the social centre of the ship and is the perfect place to relax on the comfortable couches surrounded by the large windows. The upper sundeck offers plenty of room to chat to fellow divers, read a book or view the scenery. The dive deck has a camera station, drying room and is where the skiff is kept between dives.

Please Note: The Guadalupe Island Great White Shark Diving Tour departs and disembarks San Diego

The Ultimate Diving team will offer you the best flight connections at the time of booking at an additional cost.

Premium Cabin

There is one premium suite available on the upper deck, which is twice the size of the other suites. It has a separate bedroom and lounge and a full size bathtub in addition to the shower in the private ensuite.

  • Double bed
  • Separate lounge
  • Large flatscreen TV
  • Ensuite with bathtub and shower

Lower Deck Double Stateroom

There are 8 comfy staterooms on the lower deck, six of which have side by side beds and two with large double beds. An affordable triple occupancy stateroom is also available.

  • Side by side beds or double bed
  • Air conditioning
  • Luxurious Egyptian bed sheets
  • Ensuite bathrooms

Superior Suite

3 superior suites on the wheelhouse deck boast large windows, desks, wardrobes and, of course, ensuite bathrooms and showers. The Dofleini has a TV and is newly enlarged for 2018.

  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Luxurious Egyptian bed sheets
  • Large windows
  • Desk and wardrobes

Triple Cabin

Triple stateroom with private ensuite. Bunk bed on one side. Double bed on the other side.

  • Private en-suite
  • Bunk Bed
  • Double Bed

Premium Suite

Formerly the owner’s private suite onboard, this 2 room suite includes a bedroom and lounge. The bathroom even has a full size bathtub!

  • 2 Room
  • Lounge
  • Bathtub

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Every thrill seeker's dream! Have your once in a lifetime opportunity to dive with over 120 great white sharks in crystal clear waters.

For a once in a lifetime trip Nautilus offers 6 days on the Guadalupe itinerary that consists of diving with over 120 great white sharks in crystal clear waters. It is important to note this is a natural interaction with great white sharks and they are not baited. It is not just the sheer number of sharks seen here but also the fantastic visibility enjoyed - usually 100–125 foot visibility. Guadalupe is home to at least 235 individually identified animals and we are still counting!

The Under Sea is a beautiful ship, full of character and history. Formerly the Undersea Hunter, this famous little ship is the newest addition to Nautilus Liveaboards has undergone 2 massive refits, including stretching the hull by 20 feet and the addition of our requisite hot tub. She is a beauty! The variety of staterooms and suites accommodate 19 guests, all with ensuite bathrooms and WiFi. All meals and non-alcoholic drinks are included in the cost and the onboard bar serves beer, wine and other alcohol at very reasonable prices.

Vessel Details

Year Built Built in 2000
Guest Numbers 24
Length & Beam 35 metres long and a 8 metre beam
Speed 11 knots
Engines 380 HP engine
Generators 2 x generators 50 KW each
Number of Cabins 8 standard cabins, 3 superior suites and 1 premium suite
Navigation & Communication Systems Satellite navigation system, 36 mile color radar, compass, video depth sounder, GPS, VHF radio and single side band radio
Salon & Dining Area Spacious dining area with 3 large tables
Entertainment TV/DVD, surround sound entertainment system and presentations
Single Supplement 100%
Air Compressors 3 × bauer air compressors with banks
NITROX Available aboard from USD20 per day
Equipment Rental Equipment rental available - see price list below
Medical Oxygen & First Aid Oxygen system, Medic First Aid Kit aboard
Dive Deck Spacious dive deck with camera table and drying room
Wetsuit USD50
BCD USD45
Regulator USD45
Computer USD25
Mask, Fins, Snorkel and Hood USD25
Nitrox USD20 per day
Please note The equipment rental prices listed above are per person per day and are payable aboard before your departure

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Guadalupe Island

Los Cabos, Mexico

Guadalupe Island August - October

Cages allow you to be face on with Great White Sharks!

  • Min Dives: 10
  • Dive Type: Boat Dive
  • Diver Level: Open Water Diver
  • Max Depth: 2m
Dates Duration Route Room Type Price
6 Oct 2018
11 Oct 2018
5 Nights Guadalupe Island Great White Shark Diving Superior Suite £2,521
15 Nov 2018
30 Nov 2018
15 Nights Guadalupe Island Great White Shark Diving Lower Deck Double Stateroom £2,521
15 Nov 2018
30 Nov 2018
15 Nights Guadalupe Island Great White Shark Diving Premium Suite £2,521