Pirates and hammerheads

When to dive
  • Rainy season: June – November, best for schooling hammerheads.
  • Dry season: December – May.

Surrounded by the deep blue waters of the Pacific, Cocos Island has unparalleled beauty. It has been described as the most beautiful island on earth, and one of the world’s top diving destinations. Situated 550km west of Costa Rica, the island is unpopulated and unspoiled. Witness the array of colorful pelagic sea life which is a distinctive feature of the waters surrounding the island. From large hammerhead sharks to whales and dolphins, diving in the waters surrounding Cocos Island is nothing less than magical. Not only does the underwater beauty leave divers spellbound, but the onshore vistas are also stunning. The dense rainforests are home to a variety of unique birds and animals, and the rugged island’s coastline still echoes with tales of pirates and their buried treasure.

Some of the awesome things you can see:

  • Hammerhead Sharks
  • Variety of Rays
  • Dolphins
  • Manta
  • Sea Turtles
  • Dense rainforests and unique animals
  • Rivers and Waterfalls.

Many consider the beauty of the diving here to be unrivaled across the globe and will be a lifetime experience you won’t want to miss.

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