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Socorro Vortex Liveaboard

The NEW Socorro Vortex Liveaboard is the sistership to Solmar V. Formerly a Canadian Coast Guard vessel she has been redesigned to be the ultimate expedition liveaboard for the discerning diver. Socorro Vortex is 140 ft. and only carries 14 divers on each trip ensuring the highest quality dive experience for the lucky few! Onboard there is a choice of 4 Luxury cabins, 2 Junior suites and 1 Master suite all featuring top-of-the-line beds, linens, towels and bath robes. On this luxury vessel you will also find a salon and bar area, dining room, sky bridge with grill and dining area, and sundeck with jacuzzi. Socorro Vortex will also feature complimentary Wi-Fi, gourmet dining with a complimentary selection of Baja California beer and wine and complimentary Nitrox.

Socorro Vortex offers the following itineraries:

Socorro Islands (9 or 11 days)
At the Socorro Islands divers encounter the Giant Pacific Manta Rays, Dolphins, dodge seven different species of Sharks and hope to see the migrating Humpback Whales. Socorro is remote, adventure diving at its finest!

Guadalupe Island Great White Sharks (5 days)
Socorro Vortex’s other primary destination is Isla Guadalupe – famous for its resident Great White Shark population. Guadalupe is considered the world’s best location to dive in custom-built cages with Great White Sharks due to excellent visibility – especially important for photographers.

Socorro Islands (9 or 11 days)
Price 2019-2020 (9 days): Luxury-cabin 6,960 USD (approx 5,406 GBP)
Price 2019-2020 (11 days): Luxury-cabin 8,700 USD (approx 6,758 GBP)
Price 2021 (9 days): Luxury-cabin 7,540 USD (approx 5,857 GBP)
Price 2021 (11 days): Luxury-cabin 9,280 USD (approx 7,209 GBP)
Upgrades available to Junior suites and Master suite.

Guadalupe Island Great White Sharks (5 days)
Price 2019-2020: 5,220 USD (approx 4,055 GBP)
Price 2021: 5,800 USD (approx 4,505 GBP)
Upgrades available to Junior suites and Master suite.

Prices include: Cabin accommodation on Socorro Vortex, all diving, free Nitrox, tanks/weights/weight belts, all meals, snacks, all beverages including alcoholic drinks, marine park fees, port fees and 16% Mexican Tax. For Guadalupe trips return transfers between San Diego and the vessel on the day of embarkation and disembarkation are also included.