Cayos Cochinos consist of two small islands (Cayo Menor and Cayo Grande) and 13 smaller coral cays situated on the northern shores of Honduras, 30 kilometres (19 miles) northeast of La Ceiba and 40 kilometres (25 miles) South of Roatan.

Since 1994 this Islands and Cays are a protected Marine Reserve.

Above: Shoal of Horse-eye jacks at Cayos Cochinos seamounts

Above: Shoal of Horse-eye jacks at Cayos Cochinos seamounts

the waters around this collection of coral cays are a marine biologist’s dream: protected by the government, off-limits to commercial divers and fishermen, and busy with creatures that may not yet have names
— National Geographic
 
 
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Cayos Cochinos Seamounts Program:

  • boat departure at 7:30am (ETD) from Paradise Beach Hotel

  • boat return at 4:00pm (ETA) to Paradise Beach Hotel

Prices:

  • $180 /person (required minimum 8 pax) or;

  • For full charter (up to 12 divers) please contact us


Included in the above prices:

  • boat trip including marine toilet and all USCG safety requirements

  • local dive guide & valet service

  • 80 cf/11liters Tanks DIN/Yoke filled with regular Air + weights

  • individual towels, cold water, fruit & snacks on the boat

  • fresh water bins for rising cameras, masks & dive computers on the boat

  • Cayos Cochinos Marine park fee ($25)

  • Honduran taxes and credit card fees

Not included:

  • nitrox32, +$8 / tank or +$120 / week

  • equipment rentals

    • full gear except (wrist dive computer and torch) $10 / day or $50 / week

    • regulator only, $5 / day or $25 / week

    • BCD only, $5 / day or $25 / week

    • Wrist Dive Computer, $10 / day or $50 / week

    • Flashlight LED, $10 / day or $50 / week

    • Wetsuit, $5 / day or $25 / week

    • Mask, Snorkel & Fins, $5 / day or $25 / week

  • private Divemaster, + $50 / dive

  • underwater photographer, photo bookings, $80 / session or $200 / day / group-4pax