Epic diving with exceptional marine life and a fun and energetic "by divers for divers" vibefrom $275 /day
- Excellent facilities for divers, with nitrox, gear storage, spacious zodiacs, and individual camera stations
- Adventurous itineraries in Socorro and Revillagigedo and great white encounters in Guadalupe
- Fun onboard extras including zodiac tours, marine wildlife presentations, paddleboards, and kayaks
- Comfortable cabins for various budgets and personal travel styles
Nautilus Explorer offers an adventurous liveaboard experience, with voyages boasting some of the eastern Pacific's most exciting big fish action. Choose from trips to Socorro and Revillagigedo, Guadalupe, or pioneering itineraries combining both destinations! You'll enjoy personalised service, well appointed cabins and common areas, and custom-designed divers' facilities to help make the most of your time in the water. Plus, thoughtful details like warm deck showers and hot drinks after each dive and a hot tub for a hint of luxury. This boat perfectly balances a comfortable and unfussy atmosphere with little luxuries, creating the ideal environment for divers and social guests.
Number of cabins
Scheduled, private charter available
This sister vessel to the Nautilus Belle Amie offers two seasonal itineraries, with trips to Socorro and Revillagigedo, and Guadalupe, as well as unique combination expeditions visiting both regions - a whopping two weeks at sea! This roomy boat was custom outfitted by divers for divers, delivering high-adrenaline trips with outstanding service above and below water, and a nearly 1:1 crew to guest ratio. Dive up to four times a day, snorkel with incredible wildlife in between dives, and enjoy some little luxuries at sea when you aren't out adventuring. Whether you're new to liveaboard diving or a seasoned pro, the Nautilus Explorer is guaranteed to impress!
The Nautilus Explorer is happy to offer diverse itineraries catering to a wide variety of guests. Whether you're an intermediate explorer, shark fanatic, or independent and advanced diver, you're guaranteed to find your perfect fit! Choose between voyages to Mexico's most remote diving regions known for chilly water, powerful Pacific currents, and potentially challenging surface conditions - and great white shark focused excursions ideal for underwater photographers. Then, let the crew know exactly how much hands-on assistance you want, using the Nautilus Fleet's signature "dive butler" service.
Onboard Nautilus Explorer
Nautilus Explorer accommodates up to 25 guests in a wide variety of well-appointed cabins and suites, complete with some of the region's most comfortable beds. When you aren't in the water, you'll find plenty of room to relax in the generous air-conditioned salon, fitted with comfortable couches, a modern entertainment centre, and a spacious separate dining room. Three delicious meals are served each day, featuring Mexican fusion and global offerings suited to all tastes. Hot and cold drinks and snacks are available around the clock, and a wide variety of imported alcohol is sold once the day's diving is done. Topside, you'll find both sun and shade decks, with loungers and hottub.
Diving from Nautilus Explorer
This liveaboard's itineraries offer plenty of extras for dedicated divers, including marine wildlife presentations and complimentary sports equipment for use when the boat isn't moving. These once in a lifetime trips guarantee over-the-top encounters with massive oceanic wildlife, fun little perks like zodiac tours, and as much customer service and attention as you'd like. Plus, Nautilus Explorer offers outstanding amenities for divers, with two spacious custom zodiacs, a shaded dive deck with warm showers, private gear storage, individual camera stations, and nitrox for qualified divers. This boat also features professional-quality rental equipment, dedicated camera rinse bins, and complimentary GPS safety equipment for use during each dive.
- Keep your camera closeby during surface intervals - you might spot dolphins, mantas, humpbacks, or whale sharks on the surface.
- For the ultimate Pacific adventure, check out this boat's combination Socorro and Guadalupe itinerary!
- Come prepared for seasickness even if you aren't prone to it - this region is known for rough surface conditions.
- Bring a bit of extra cash along for gear rental, nitrox, gratuities, and drinks from the bar.