Nautilus Explorer is a professional superior vessel runs by Nautilus Fleet, it offering dive liveaboard trips to Socorro Islands and Guadalupe Island according to the dive seasons. It can accommodate up to 25 guests.
Nautilus Explorer was designed and constructed back in the fall of 1999, and launched in Vancouver, B.C. in late 2000. It is built and certified to the same exacting international standards as the largest cruise ship, and has earned a SOLAS passenger certificate for short international voyages, which means great comfort & safety during the sailing.
Nautilus Explorer size 35 meters in length and 8 meters in beam, cruise at 10 knots. It has four decks that offers plenty of spaces for every guests on board: On the main deck, there are the relaxing lounge, dining room, equipment rental room, the galley, the dive deck and the forward sundeck:
The dining room is beautifully crafted cherrywood tables with large picture windows. Guests can expect a fusion of Mexican and West Coast North American food with fresh baking, produce and vegetables. Vegetarian, vegan, gluten-free, food allergy options, and quasi kosher menus are available with at least 30 days prior notice.
Tea, coffee, juice, soda are included in your trip price. Onboard, there is a wide variety of alcoholic beverages stashed in our onboard bar including: red wine, white wine, champagne, vodka, gin, tequila, rum, mezcal, brandy, bourbons, single malt scotch and beer (mexican and domestic).
Nautilus Explorer's lounge area is fitted with comfortable couches surrounded by large picture windows as well, equipped with a 42"plasma TV, DVD/CDs, sound system, library, PC and Mac computers, and an indoor bar.
The dive deck is located on the back of the main deck, it is spacious and well equipped with personal gear boxes and an in-place fill station, a camera table, large rinse tanks, and hot/cold freshwater showers. There is a 11 meters long dive skiffs on board that used for diving, and after each dive, the crew will greet you with a warm towel.
On the upper deck, there is a hot tub (Jacuzzi) with fresh sparkling clear water for guest have a relaxing afternoon soak or a glass of wine or frosty cervasa under the evening stars. The top sundeck also have plenty of room & chaise longues to relax, view the scenery, read a book or chat with new friends.
Nautilus Explorer has 13 comfortable guest cabins, it can accommodate up to 25 guests per trip:
All rooms have en-suite bathrooms, windows and/or portholes, and all rooms offer plenty of hooks to hang clothes and store camera equipment, internet via Wi-Fi can be reachble for all area on board.
1 Premium Suite :
Located on the upper deck just behind the wheelhouse. It's the largests cabin onboard, 27sqm in size, it has a separate bedroom and lounge, each with a large flat screen TV, ensuite with full size bathtub and shower.
2 Superior Suites :
Located on the upper deck, each 13 - 14 sqm in size, comes with one king size double bed or two single beds side by side, large windows, desk and wardrobes, doors that open directly outside.
1 Superior Suite :
Located on the upper deck, 13sqm in size, comes with one queen size double bed, large windows, desk and wardrobes, a large flat screen TV.
2 Single Staterooms :
Located on the lower deck, each 8 - 9sqm in size, comes with a double bed and additional storage area, portholes.
6 Double Staterooms :
Located on the lower deck, each 8 - 9sqm in size, comes with one double bed and one single bed side by side, portholes.
1 Triple Staterooms :
Located on the lower deck, 8 - 9sqm in size, comes with two single beds in bunk style and a double bed, portholes.
Guadalupe Route : Unlimited cage dives
Socorro Route : 3 - 4 dives per diving day
All divers must have a submersible console (SMB).
No dive provided on the day of arrival and departure.
All diving will provide experienced guide to lead the dive.
Both divers and non-divers are welcome for Guadalupe trips.
Divers must reach AOW with at least 50 logged dives for Socorro.
- Nitrox：Available with additional charge
- 15L Tanks：Available with additional charge
- REBREATHER Dive：Available with additional charge
- Technical Dive：Not available at the moment
- Dive Equipment Rental：Available with additional charge
- Dive insurance：Divers must have valid dive insurance
- Wi-Fi Internet ：Available with additional charge
- Laundry Service：Not available at the moment
- Massage Service：Not available at the moment
- Payment on board：By cash only (USD/MXN)
- Crew Number：Unknown, include 3 - 4 dive guides
Cabins & prices
|Double Twin Stateroom||$3,195.00|
- Air tanks & weights & weight belts
- Daily housekeeping service
- Land transfer on arrival/depature date
- All meals & complimentary beverages (water & tea & coffee)
- Soft drinks in bottles and/or cans
- Dive guide service
- Fuel surcharge
- Dinner on final evening
- Boat accident insurance
- Domestic flights
- Alcoholic beverages (beer or/and wine)
- Dive courses on board
- Crew gratuity
- Dive equipment rentals
- Dive insurance
- Travel insurance ( cancellation insurance)
- Larger tank (15 L)
- Nitrox fills
- Marine park fees/Port fees