Feb 20, 2019
11 days on the Nautilus Explorer
Socorro is all about amazing interaction with our favourite giant mantas.
No other mantas in the world behave like this. We don't know why but we LOVE it!! And the mantas clearly love us back. Aside from the usual interaction with mantas, dolphins and 10 kinds of sharks, 1200 humpback whales migrate down from Alaska at this time of year to mate and breed. You will see loads of whales on the surface and you will hear them singing when you are in the water. Most incredible of all is the opportunity to snorkel with the whales and sometimes even see them during a dive. Please note that cooler waters and humpback whales go hand-in-hand and you can expect water temps 73 - 74 degrees.humpback whales from Alaska migrate down to Socorro for mating and breeding. You will see loads of whales on the surface and you will hear them singing underwater. You may even hear them singing through the hull of the ship at night. Most incredible of all is the opportunity to snorkel with these magnificent animals.
Trip Boards at 7:00 pm on Feb 20, 2019 and Disembarks at 8:30 am on Mar 02, 2019