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Cocos Island National Park

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Would love to go back and volunteer so I could stay on the island for a month!

Cocos Island is a 36 hour boat ride and you do not stay on the island. We went out on the... read more

Reviewed 13 February 2018
tricklic
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Denton, Texas
How Sea Save Foundation and Undersea Hunter scammed me for $4.992.00!!! This actuallyoccurred in December of 2014 when I

I am in the orocess of collecting more evidence. I met with Alan just yesterday at Dema in Orlando... read more

Reviewed 4 November 2017
Buzme14
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Ormond Beach, Florida, United States
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Reviewed 13 February 2018

Cocos Island is a 36 hour boat ride and you do not stay on the island. We went out on the Aggressor Okeanos II live aboard dive boat. We did get to go to the island two different times and it is wonderful. The diving...More

Thank tricklic
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Reviewed 4 November 2017

I am in the orocess of collecting more evidence. I met with Alan just yesterday at Dema in Orlando and he admitted the Scam with Jay Ireland and Georgiene Bradley. HIS EXCUSE TO ME WAS THE BALL WAS IN THEIR PARK, SEASAVE FOUNDATION, AND THERE...More

1  Thank Buzme14
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Reviewed 27 October 2017

we had a rough passage from Puntarenas to Cocos, we had two challenging first diving days but for sure: - we had the damn best crew to take care of us - we had awesome dives and hammerhead action - and we had the most...More

1  Thank Markus B
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Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

Had Coco's on my list of places to dive and finally had the opportunity to go. I booked the trip through a wholesaler, Divebooker.com, on the SeaHunter vessel, after having read the reviews of previous travellers, where the other operator, Okeanos, did not fare very...More

4  Thank Andrés O
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Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Aside from the emergency on board for which the company was totally unprepared, despite making us buy extra insurance to cover emergencies, THE CREW WAS PUTTING NITROX IN THE TANKS OF DIVERS WHO WERE NOT NITROX CERTIFIED WITHOUT TELLING THEM! They did so repeatedly and...More

5  Thank Michele H
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Reviewed 11 September 2017

What a spectacular trip. Every detail of the trip on the Argo was well thought out and perfectly executed. Service couldn't have been friendlier, food delicious and the diving so beautiful it exceeded all expectations. Manuelita, dirty rock (whale shark included), and alcion were most...More

Thank tnl476
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

Fantastic trip on MV Argo to Cocos Island. Manuelita and Alcyone favorite dive sites this trip. Wonderful seeing schools upon schools of hammerheads. So majestic. Loved the entire ambiance of the ship. The excellent service with a smile, the amazing food, the crew camaraderie, safety...More

2  Thank Rosarad
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Reviewed 25 April 2017

Granted, expectations were really high, both for the service and the diving, so I guess some level of frustration is almost certain. However, I never expected to have just an ok trip, both from a diving and from a customer service standpoint. When you cruise...More

6  Thank Marcia V
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Reviewed 23 February 2017

the island itself was just heaven, but the okeanos aggressor fleet boat is old, tired and not at all worth the money. There are other boats with far better facilities. the diving was spectacular, this isnt a trip for the faint hearted, its a long...More

6  Thank LeighCobb
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Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Cocos island had been a dream for many years before I finally went. The stuff off diver fairy tales. Unfortunately we were not that lucky. There was hammerheads, yes. On two dives we encountered big schools of fish. Night dives (we were allowed two) were...More

1  Thank Swevet
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Fred G
20 January 2018|
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Response from Andrés O | Reviewed this property |
As it is a National Park, some areas are restricted. Visits to the island usually entail landing at the park ranger station, getting a tour of the facilities, highlighting the fishing lines and rigs taken away by Park... More
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Nana50
9 May 2017|
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Response from CarlosJuarez1000 | Reviewed this property |
No, you have to fly to San Jose Cots Rica. Then take a bus or taxi to puntarenas and board the boat
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Brian L
10 January 2017|
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Response from Francisco P | Reviewed this property |
Hi, As mentioned above there are no unguided dives with Aggressor at least. You go down with a group and go up with the group. You get an SMB and GPS locator at the beginning of the trip. I was there in december, we only had... More
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