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Guadalupe Island

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Another Great Review of the Nautilus Explorer

It's hard to add much to all the great reviews about the Nautilus operation and my recent trip to... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2017
Albuquerque, New Mexico
Unbelievable experience and several important tips

Great white shark cage diving aboard the Nautilus Belle Amie was truly an experience that I will... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2017
Troy, Michigan
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Reviewed 14 October 2017

It's hard to add much to all the great reviews about the Nautilus operation and my recent trip to Guadalupe Island. We were on the September 24 trip on the Nautilus Explorer. The conditions were fantastic, sunny every day. The crew was great and my...More

2  Thank 661micquinn
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Great white shark cage diving aboard the Nautilus Belle Amie was truly an experience that I will remember for the rest of my life. The crew was fantastic, the people were great, and the sharks were gorgeous. I went on this trip with my father...More

3  Thank BlainR
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

We were on board the Nautilus for a diving trip to Isla Guadalupe and see some white sharks. The experience overpass our expectations, the service and safety is a priority. Looking forward to go with them to Socorro.

1  Thank Camilo C
Reviewed 10 September 2017

I visited Guadalupe Island last week on the Nautilus Explorer. I live about an hour North of Los Angeles so I drove down to San Diego with my friend, from there we "all" took their shuttle bus to Ensenada, Mexico to get on the boat...More

2  Thank Larry H
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Our shark dive dates were August 8, 2017 through August 13, 2017, destination Isla Guadalupe, Mexico. Divers rendezvous at the Best Western Western Plus Island Palms Hotel in San Diego in a large conference room. There a representative will check your passport, start Mexican immigration...More

2  Thank gort888
Reviewed 29 August 2017

We were on the August 17-22 trip to Guadalupe to dive with the great whites. We chose the Nautilus Belle Amie because we had heard about it being the most luxurious of the Nautilus fleet. The boat did not disappoint. We stayed in a beautiful...More

2  Thank divergirl1Phoenix
Reviewed 16 August 2017

My 19 year old son and I went on the 5 night, 6 day trip aboard the Nautilus Belle Amie to Guadalupe Island to cage dive with the great white sharks August 7, 2017. I have nothing bad at all to say and about a...More

2  Thank jenrob1
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

This was the most sensational trip of my life, and I don't think it's even close. Since I was young, I've always been fascinated by the spectacular Great White Shark , and for about 2 years, I had been researching trips to get in the...More

23  Thank Brian B
Reviewed 8 November 2016

What an amazing adventure. Diving with the Great Whites of Guadalupe Island. We spent five days abourd the Sea Escape Live Aboard. The crew was fantastic and diving is a bucket list adventure. We had plenty of time in the cages to watch these magnificiant...More

3  Thank GLG3
Reviewed 7 November 2016

This is a review for the "Cage Diving with Great White Sharks in Guadalupe Island" on board the Nautilus Belle Amie - Trip date was October 30 - November 04, 2016. For reference, I am a middle aged solo female traveler who is passionate about...More

8  Thank crazy4nature
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9 January 2018|
Response from gort888 | Reviewed this property |
Go Pro works well. Smaller camera makes it easy to get in/out of the cage. Keep it inside the cage as the sharks are curious and will swim too close for comfort sometimes.
4 November 2017|
Response from gort888 | Reviewed this property |
I am not aware of any age restrictions Check the nautilus liveaboards website for their contact info and FAQ.