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Archipielago Revillagigedo

La Paz, Mexico
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Whale shark haven

This is a marine reserve where the whale sharks 'hang out' getting a good meal! You will need to... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
TravelSpirit19
A day in the worlds aquarium.

I have snorkeled many places including South Africa. But los islotes is indeed a special place... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2017
Gary J
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3 weeks ago
“Whale shark haven”
14 Oct 2017
“A day in the worlds aquarium.”
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La Paz, Mexico
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a marine reserve where the whale sharks 'hang out' getting a good meal! You will need to take a tour to visit the whle sharks as a certified guide is required (and you get lots of great info as well). The ship Captain...More

Thank TravelSpirit19
Reviewed 14 October 2017

I have snorkeled many places including South Africa. But los islotes is indeed a special place that offers diving with scuba or snorkeling above and some freedive off the radar in my view.

Thank Gary J
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

This place is unique. Giant mantas all over the place. Marine life around "Roca Partida" is unique. The white tip sharks layer is one to remember.

Thank Francisco P
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Well I have been diving for more than 50 years and have dived as a professional in many parts of the world. The Revillagigedo Islands were one of my bucket list things too do and do you think I was anywhere near disappointed.No! The boat,...More

1  Thank Alex D
Reviewed 20 April 2016

Spent 7 days diving this area on board Rocio del Mar. Great diving with hammerhead, silky, white tip and silver tip sharks along with dolphin and giant mantas.

2  Thank ClareVS
Reviewed 18 August 2015 via mobile

However...you will want to return here over and over just to experience the mystical interactions with the gentle giant pelagics of the Pacific. I return every other year and can hardly wait until my next trip. All of the islands provide unforgettable dives, and the...More

6  Thank Cynthia P
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MELUVBEACH
6 August 2017|
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Response from Alex D | Reviewed this property |
I would suggest you will need at least a 5mm full suit including hood in the early part of the year. If you go in October November then you will probably get away with a 3mm suit with a hood attached undersuit. It does... More
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skykid
30 November 2016|
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Response from Alex D | Reviewed this property |
No it is a live-aboard trip and that takes 22 hours to get to the islands. You will need to book at least a year in advance to be sure of a place. Trips are usuall 9- 11 days
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