Cocos Island National Park, Costa Rica.
Cocos Island is located 532 kms of Costa Rica's Pacific coast. It is a district of the Canton of Puntarenas. It has an area of 23.8 km2 and is inhabited only by guadaparques MINAET .
It was discovered in 1526 by the Spanish Juan Cabezas. During the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries was a haven for pirates and privateers. According to legends priceless treasures are hidden here and actually have made more than 500 expeditions.
Since 1978 it is National Park and in 1997 Unesco declared Natural Site of Humanity. In 2002 it was declared as architectural heritage because of its historical and cultural value.
In 2008 he was selected as a finalist in the "Seven Natural Wonders of the World" contest
The French explorer and researcher Jacques -Yves Cousteau said Cocos Island is the most beautiful in the world . And so it is!
For most people who have visited this paradise island treasure is the same as under the sea wonders that only one who has been there can describe.
About 60 to 120 feet (18 meters - 35 meters )
This tour lasts ten days.
Water transport on the ship Okeanos
Life on board for 10 days
All inclusive drinks
We are to meet in the offices of Waterworld at 10 am to leave for Puntarenas. There take boat .
We reach Cocos Island 36 hours later.
The following 7 days pass diving and eating delicious as the chef prepare us delicious international dishes every day.
On the eighth day we will take the return trip to Puntarenas.
To make this unforgettable trip is necessary to prepare well in advance its agenda for during the ten day throughout this adventure you will not do anything other than diving eat and rest. In some parts of the island but no internet access it is very limited. In addition there are no restaurants , shops or any other business that distracts him dive . It is true that diving in Cocos Island is touching the sky with your hands, yet we must take into account that apart from the underwater part this walk is a huge mental therapy .
The diver must to have your personal diving equipment and computer. Diving in Cocos Island is diving in one of the best dive sites on the planet. After 38 years in the market we have not yet met anyone who has not been so entranced unforgettable experience.