Have you ever wanted to be in the water with whale sharks, hammerhead sharks,

giant manta rays or sea lions?

Want to learn more about these amazing animals and scuba dive with them in their natural habitat?

Join us on our 2018 Sea of Cortez live aboard scuba diving expedition!


August 25-31, 2018


La Paz, Mexico / Sea of Cortez 

Aboard the M/V Valentina 

About the trip...

This is a marine biologist led excursion to see some of the most amazing animals in their natural habitat and to learn more about these animals up close and personal while scuba diving some of the most beautiful waters in the world!

Participants will receive lectures on these wonderful animals and then spend 3-4 dives per day for five days in the water with these animals. There will also be a snorkeling adventure with local whale sharks! CMERA has chartered the entire vessel so only our participants will be aboard! Tanks, weights and weight belts, all meals, breakfast lunch and dinner will be included while on the ship including soft drinks, beer and unlimited hot beverages (tea and coffee),Transfers from La Paz airport, tips and last night hotel stay are also included in the cost.

Cost and payment schedule...

The price for the live aboard expedition is $2600 per person.

There are no prerequisites for this expedition (with the exception of being scuba certified)

and friends and family are welcome to join you!

All past CMERA participants will have first come first served opportunity to register for this expedition between December 1 and December 3, 2017. 

Deposits will be $800 per person.

Full payment will be due by May 1, 2018

Please keep in mind there are only 18 spaces for this expedition and it is operating on a first come first served basis! If you don't want to miss out on this education adventure of a lifetime sign up during the Dec 1-3, 2017 registration period!

Sea of Cortez - Dive Expedition 2018