Malpelo and Panama combination, November 22 to December 6 2013

Crossings:Moderate crossings both ways     Weather:Panama: Normally sunshine in the morning and rainshower in the evening, moderate winds Malpelo: Moderate to weak winds, often cloudy with sunny intervalls, rain on the second day, sunshine on the last day   Dive Conditions:Panama: Normally around 15 meters visibility, 28 degrees surface temperature. Variable currents   Malpelo:.. read more →

Panama, November 9 to 11 2013

  Weather:A lot of rain and fresh winds, some sunshine Dive Conditions:Not much current, visibility around 20 meters, 28 degrees surface temperature Highlights:Very good dives at Contreras, Banco Hannibal and Ladrones read more →

Malpelo, October 28 to November 8 2013

Crossing:Rough crossing to Malpelo, moderate on the way back Weather:First fresh to strong winds and overcast, later much calmer and sunny Dive Conditions:Moderate currents. Normally good visibility in all depth.  Always 27 degrees water temperature, hardly any thermocline Highlights:Baitball involving Tuna, Silkies and Snappers, the perfect Whaleshark encounter, Hammerheads and Galapagos Sharks read more →

Panama, September 27 to 29 2013

Weather: Pretty calm, some sun, hardly any rain Dive Conditions: Not much current, visibility around 20 meters, 28 degrees surface temperature Highlights: 2 Great dives at Banco Hannibal with many Snappers, Tuna and Big Eye Jacks read more →

Malpelo and Panama combination, August 4 to 18 2013

  Crossings:Moderate crossings both ways    Weather:Panama: Normally sunshine in the morning and rainshower in the evening, moderate windsMalpelo: Strong winds during the second day, otherwise moderate, some sunshine, not much rain   Dive Conditions:Panama: Normally around 15 meters visibility, 28 degrees surface temperature with a thermocline of 25 degrees below 20 meters.Variable currents  Malpelo:.. read more →

Panama, August 1 to 3 2013

  Crossing: Weather:Pretty calm, some sun, hardly any rain Dive Conditions:Not much current, visibility around 20 meters, 28 degrees surface temperature Highlights:2 Great dives at Banco Hannibal with many Snappers, Tuna and Big Eye Jacks read more →

Malpelo, July 3 to 14 2013

Crossing:Moderate crossings both ways Weather:3 sunny days in Malpelo, otherwise overcast and some rain. Dive Conditions:Normally not much current, increasing towards the end. Mostly good visibility. Very deep thermocline below 40 meters. Always 26 to 27 degrees water temperature Highlights:Close Hammerhead and Galapagos Shark encounters. read more →

Malpelo extended, June 18 to July 2 2013

Crossing: Rough and bumpy both ways Weather: Mostly fresh winds and overcast, some sunshine, not much rain. Dive Conditions: Hardly any current during the entire journey. Normally good visibility in all depth. Very deep thermocline below 40 meters. Always 26 degrees water temperature Highlights: Whalesharks on 7 out of 9 days in Malpelo, some very.. read more →

Malpelo, May 27 to June 7 2013

Outstanding fauna, even more Silkies than on the previous trip All footage of the videos below have been recorded during this journey Crossing:Pretty rough on the way to Malpelo but some fast sailing for the last 100 miles. Good sailing on the way back but later rough and heavy rain. Weather:Always fresh to strong winds.. read more →

Malpelo extended, May 6 to 20 2013

It’s a Silky year !! Dive Conditions: Always strong currents in Malpelo. Often reduced visibility from 0-20 meters, below that much clearer Weather: Mostly sunny in Panama waters and cloudy in Malpelo. Always fresh winds in Malpelo. Some rain. Crossings: Calm passage both ways Highlights: Hundreds of Silky Sharks every day, good Hammerhead encounters, many.. read more →