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Cortez Expeditions

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We are the only PADI 5 Star Instructor Development Center, DAN Instructor Center, TDI and IANTD Dive Center in La Paz. Training with Cortez Expeditions is scheduled to the students needs with very small classes and individual customer service. Our...more
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Calle Brecha California 670, La Paz 23090, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Just got back from a spectacular two days with Cortez Expeditions. Went down with a buddy of mine and neither of us had dived in years. We had been concerned this may be an issue, but after talking with Luke, Afe, and Cami we felt...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I had an amazing experience with the Cortez Expeditions Team! Luke, Afe, and Cami made sure that we had the best time during our excursions. From whale sharks, shipwrecks, and sea lions we saw all the marine life we wanted, and more! I highly suggest...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cortex Expeditions showed us incredible dive sites with stunning scenery. Sea lions, turtles, mobula, caves, swim throughs and incredible fish. They also organized another very difficult excursion for us, one we would not have been able to do without their help. This dive company cares...More

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lukeinman, Owner at Cortez Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Christine, thank you for the kind words. I was touched to see how you reached out and encouraged our crew to keep doing what they do and how they do it. Especially Cami and Tony, they work very hard. It helps me as an owner/operator....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been on a number of diving expeditions all over the world in the last few years and I have never enjoyed a trip more than with Cortez Expeditions. Small groups guarantee a personal experience and the sea of Cortez offer up a riches...More

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lukeinman, Owner at Cortez Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the kind words. It was fantastic to have you here and great diving, great food and great company. I promise to forward our tech diving outlines to you. We are all waiting for the amazing homemade cookie or oat cookie recipe from...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

2 days of diving, mobula rays, green turtles, nudi's, sea lions, bait balls, beautiful bottom scenery, and so much more. Cami, our dive master is wonderfully caring and compassionate and fielded all of our questions knowledgeably with current information. Environmentally inclined and respectful of Mother...More

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lukeinman, Owner at Cortez Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Frank Thank you for your kind words. Cami rocks and we are very proud of her. Cami is a young instructor (20 years old) and regularly proves to be wise and experienced well beyond her years. Thank you for encouraging her more. It was a...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First, I'd like to thank Luke and his professional staff for an amazing dive experience. I'm so happy to have found you. You set the bar pretty high for other dive operators anywhere in the world. Our divemaster Silvia did an awesome job, especially with...More

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lukeinman, Owner at Cortez Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Ken It was wonderful to meet you and thank you for the kind words. I am very much looking forward to training you to become an instructor. Although I have a feeling you will end up teaching me a thing or too. Hoping to see...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent a full 7 days, all day, with Luke and his team in our first ever diving experience, in which we tasked them with putting us through the Open Water and Advanced Open Water certifications back-to-back. What can I say? Absolutely incredible does no...More

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lukeinman, Owner at Cortez Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

What wonderful words...makes us very proud to have had such a positive review. Thank You!

Reviewed 16 October 2018

Luke and his crew (shout out to Carla!) are an amazing group of people. They helped us recover some valuable equipment at depth and did it quickly and professionally. Our trip was truly saved because of their expertise. I highly recommend working with them!

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lukeinman, Owner at Cortez Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Jordan, it was our pleasure. There is nothing we like more than deep diving for stranded scientific equipment!

Reviewed 11 September 2018

Originally planning on diving three days, I decided to add a fourth. Luke is very personable, knowledgeable; passionate about diving and the Sea of Cortez. A great guy. Instructor Camila took care of us on the boat and in the water. I met a couple...More

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lukeinman, Owner at Cortez Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2018

Jay Thank you for the kind words. We are constantly striving to improve and be the best we can be. We are very much looking forward to having you back! See you in the winter season for some Instructor training! LUKE

Reviewed 1 September 2018

we went on 4 full days diving with Luke and his team. Each dive was a great experience - not only the diving sites were super but also the fact that they take only small groups made it so convenient to us. Luke is a...More

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lukeinman, Owner at Cortez Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2018

Miriam, such kind words! We already miss you! Thank you so much and see you very soon for a trip to Socorro...

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