SOCORRO DIVE EXPEDITION

April 26 – May 4, 2025

Help shark research while diving Mexico’s enchanting “Little Galapagos”

Socorro Island, part of the Revillagigedo Archipelago, is recognized as one of the top diving destinations in the world, and for good reason: it’s a hub for pelagic wildlife encounters, like giant mantas, schools of tuna, dolphins, humpback whales, whale sharks, and several other shark species. The Archipelago is recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site thanks to the rich marine life that take refuge on and around the islands.

scuba diving Revillagigedo Archipelago
Scuba diving in Socorro

A bucket list diving expedition at Socorro Island (Revillagigedo Archipelago)

Join Sarah from Azul Unlimited on an exclusive SOCORRO DIVE EXPEDITION, co-hosted by two wildlife research nonprofits: Fins Attached and Pelagios Kakunja. You’ll enjoy an 8-night trip aboard the Solmar V including 6 full days of diving in this natural wonderland. Plus, you’ll also get a front row seat to watch shark research in action and help scientists tag and take tissue samples of various shark species.

This is an adventure you’ll never forget!



Price:

All prices are per person, on a shared occupancy basis. If you are traveling alone, we will match you with another guest of the same gender. Private room upgrades are available.

Standard Stateroom: $4,400

Superior Stateroom: $4,600

Single Stateroom: $4,800



Quick Points:

  • Ship: Solmar V
  • Board: April 26, 2025
  • Disembark:May 4, 2025
  • Duration: 9 days, 8 nights
  • Dive days: 6 days, +/- 20 dives
  • Minimum certification: Open Water with Deep Adventure Dive (with a minimum of 50 logged dives)
  • Nearest airport: Los Cabos International (SJD)
  • Trip Cost: $4,200 – $4,600 USD
  • Min deposit to reserve: $1,500

About our co-host, Fins Attached

The Mission of Fins Attached is to conduct research, promote conservation, and provide education for the protection of the marine ecosystem. They believe in the preservation of our world’s precious resources and that through the protection of the ocean’s apex predators, marine ecosystem balance can be maintained for the benefit of all living things on Earth. In Socorro, Fins Attached works with Mexican non-profit, Pelagios Kakunja to conduct their shark and manta ray research.

Fins Attached shark conservation
SOLMAR V liveaboard socorro

Trip Breakdown

The trip will start from the marina in downtown Cabo San Lucas. The boat, Solmar V, will leave that night, setting sail for Isla San Benedicto. The trip will cover Isla San Benedicto, Socorro, and the famous Roca Partida. You will have the chance of up to 4 dives a day over 6 days of diving, which gives you plenty of opportunities for unforgettable marine encounters.

The boat accommodates 18 divers, giving this trip a community connection kind of vibe and allowing for direct interaction with our scientists and projects. This vessel is designed for stability and safety while providing comfortable lounging spaces.

Will you join the adventure?

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Included:

  • Diving & activities
  • AL80 tanks & weights
  • Unlimited nitrox
  • 6 days of diving (2-4 dives per day)
  • Presentations/scientific activities
  • 8 nights accommodation on a shared basis
  • 4 meals per day, plus snacks, juices, sodas, tea, coffee, beer and wine with dinner
  • Fresh towels
  • Port fees
  • Marine Rescue GPS, dive alert signaling device & surface marker buoy
  • Complimentary transfer from Host Hotel in Cabo San Lucas to the Marina on departure date

Not Included:

  • Flights
  • Airport transfers
  • Marine Park fee (subject to change): About $522 USD, per person
  • Fuel surcharge: $200 USD, to be paid in advance, per person
  • Alcoholic beverages/bar purchases
  • Rental equipment
  • Crew gratuity (10-15% of trip price is customary)
  • 5% MexicanIVA Tax*
  • Payment processing fees
  • Insurance: Both diving and full trip coverage required

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