Twenty years from now, you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than those you did.
– Mark Twain
Manta Encounters at SocorroThree trips with Nautilus in a year! Mobulas and Orcas last June with The Galant Lady, San Ignacio 2 weeks ago and now finally made it to Socorro with Belle Amie! I know Beto and X…
Miao Wang, 23 February 2024→ Read More
Sharks, Mantas, and Unforgettable Moments at The CanyonToday was the first day of diving and it was incredible. The first dive was a check out dive for the guests and the Nautilus crew to get comfortable.
RG, 2 February 2024→ Read More
Roca Partida: Dolphins, Mantas, and LobstersDay three aboard the Nautilus Explorer, we have arrived at Roca Partida; a volcanic pinnacle in the middle of the Pacific. The first dive we interacted with four curious dolphins w…
ra, 2 February 2024→ Read More
A Day of Magical Encounters at Socorro IslandAfter waking up to a delicious breakfast of banana bread and fruit, we embarked on our first dive at Cabo Pierce at Socorro Island. We boarded the skiff and dropped down to the div…
Rachael, 2 February 2024→ Read More
The Wonders of the Revillagigedo ArchipelagoOn several mornings of my nine day trip on the Nautilus Explorer, I watched the sun rise over islas Socorro, San Cristobal, and Roca Partida with cup of coffee in hand, always fres…
Madson, 2 February 2024→ Read More
Captain’s Noon Reports – Gallant Lady – 2024-02-26 – 26 February 2024This morning, they did the tour here in Loreto and it was a success, 3 or 4 different Blue Whales, with one coming up a lot very near the panga.→ Read More
Captain’s Noon Reports – Under Sea – 2024-02-26 – 26 February 2024The first dive was amazing one group saw a whale, mantas come closer to the divers, one hummer shark, and many of reef fishes. All guests are happy.→ Read More
Captain’s Noon Reports – Belle Amie – 2024-02-26 – 26 February 2024Not only MANTAS, they saw dolphins, whale singing, a school of 50 plus hammerheads some had a blast with a turtle and the whole reef and fish in it, today.→ Read More
Captain’s Noon Reports – Explorer – 2024-02-25 – 25 February 2024Our guests then spent time on the sundeck watching the sun go down enjoying sun-downers before relocating inside for some cheese and wine.→ Read More
Captain’s Noon Reports – San Ignacio – 2024-02-25 – 25 February 2024The whale activity has been amazing these couple of days! Lux group has been so practical don’t miss any whale encounters is so funny to deal with this group.→ Read More
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Our liveaboard diving ships were constructed with careful consideration. Relentless and obsessive attention to safety has been a cornerstone of our business from our very early days in the 1980’s.
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SOLAS safety certifiedTour Ship
Nautilus Belle Amie
Launched in 2015
147 feet long
105 feet long
Enclosed dive deckTour Ship
Nautilus Gallant Lady
116 feet long
6 large suites
1,700 horsepowerTour Ship
We go above and beyond
Excellence in guest experience is all about you. Our focus is to ensure that you as our guest are safe and able to enjoy your vacation to the highest level.
Manta Encounters at SocorroMiao Wang, 23 February 2024Three trips with Nautilus in a year! Mobulas and Orcas last June with The Galant Lady, San Ignacio 2 weeks ago and now finally made it to Socorro with Belle Amie! I know Beto and Xavier from Cocos Island 9 years ago and Yann from TGL so even before diving it really feels like a […]
Manta Dance, Hammerhead Parade, and Playful Dolphins in Socorro!Quim, Claudia y Victor, 1 February 2024We headed into the water and had the best three dives we can remember. First, the “breaking dance”: a manta ray waltz like we’ve never seen in all these days. Next, the “cruise”: thinking it couldn’t get better on the second dive, a school of hammerheads appeared, making two passes to ensure we got a […]
Exploring the Depths of SocorroGustavo José Vega, 1 February 2024After a beautiful sunrise on Socorro Island, we prepared for our day of diving. As we descended into the depths, a school of hammerhead sharks graced us with their harmony in the sea. Later, two giant mantas joined us, gracefully navigating around the group. We heard sounds, and playful dolphins appeared, lingering with us for […]
Pura Vida! Diving at SocorroCarlos Zamora, 1 February 2024Diving is always beautiful, especially with friends, but in these conditions with dolphins, mantas, various types of sharks, and this incredible backdrop, I believe it could easily be one of the best dives of my life. Thanks to the wonderful team that makes this experience possible, I am truly grateful, and this memory will stay […]
Plenty Marine Life at SocorroDouglas, 1 February 2024The best crew in perfect harmony with the most breathtaking landscapes and the richest marine life. Dive scenes straight out of a movie, each one better than the last – oceanic mantas, schools of hammerhead sharks, dolphins, silky sharks, white tips, and more. Undoubtedly, a dreamlike experience from start to finish! Douglas
Our values and culture
Safety First, Always
Our culture of relentless and obsessive attention to safety has been a cornerstone of our business from our early days operating in the 1980’s.
Our focus is to ensure that you as our guest are safe and able to enjoy your vacation to the highest level. A happy crew makes for a happy ship and the very best in guest experience.
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Our ships are crewed by teams of extremely hard-working men and women from around the world who love the ocean just as much as you do.
Blue Whales Everywhere!
The trip has been great, all the guest are really happy with the crew. Today they had an amazing experience, they saw at least twelve blue whales and a fin whale, and one of the blue whales was really close to the panga, suddenly it just appear from nowhere, it was something unbelievable. Dive guide […]
Sea Lions and Blue Whales
We made it to Los Isolotes just as the sun was setting and jumped in for a snorkel with the sea lions! A whole bunch of them were curious and came to say hello! We had a swirling mass of playful sea lions with us as the sunset and it was difficult to say goodbye!The […]
School of Whales in Action: Surf’s Up Dude!
A gray school of whales gathering outside the entrance to the lagoon, waiting and taking turns to ride the surf in is crazy.
Sea of Cortez Whale Watching: Orcas
Start your own adventure in the Sea of Cortez with us this 2024, and enjoy a Whale Watching Experience like no other!
Socorro Island Mexico: A Diver’s Dream
Feeling the call of adventure?
Socorro awaits! Pack your things and let’s turn your Socorro Island, Mexico dream into reality.
Socorro Diving: An Underwater Dream
Socorro Diving it’s like stepping into an underwater dream. It’s one of those places that makes you wonder if what you’re seeing is real.