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Address: Rio Tangeria S/N Colonia Dario Galeana | Zihuatanejo, Zihuatanejo 40880, Mexico
Phone Number: +52 755 557 9787
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9:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours

We are a scuba dive trip provider located in Zihuatanejo with over 10...

We are a scuba dive trip provider located in Zihuatanejo with over 10 years of local dive experience and over 20 years of professional dive experience leading dives in the Mexican pacific, carribean and as far flung as Egyptian waters of the red sea!

We offer daily scuba and snorkel trips as well as PADI dive instruction and certification courses. Our discover diving program is great for beginners who are interested in trying out scuba for the first time! For experienced and certified divers we have over 35 dive sites in the area, most of which are boat accessed.

Come dive with our friendly and fun crew, you will not be disappointed!

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PADI certification with Pako

My famly and I wanted to get scuba certified during our holiday to Zihuatanejo. On the first day Pako put everyone at ease with his professional demeanour, thorough instruction... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 30, 2015
Whistler, Canada
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Whistler, Canada
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

My famly and I wanted to get scuba certified during our holiday to Zihuatanejo. On the first day Pako put everyone at ease with his professional demeanour, thorough instruction and informative briefing. We were a mixed bag of experience and comfort in the water. Our first dive was in the sheltered water off Los Gates. Although some of our group... More 

1 Thank MikeGraham1957
Leon, Mexico
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

My fiancee and I drove to Zihuatanejo explicitely for getting PADI-certified. We weren't disappointed at all! Pako is a very friendly, flexible, and helpful instructor, who turned our training into an exciting one. The conditions underwater in Zihuatanejo are probably not the most wonderful ones for diving; however, those conditions are even better for getting certified (for example lower visibility... More 

Thank Stvn100
Highland Park, Illinois
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

My family and I recently returned from a vacation to Mexico. My 10 year old son completed his open water PADI certification with Pako. Pako was very easy to work with and very accommodating. Although my son had some reservations about diving, Pako provided him with a great experience and help make him comfortable in the water as he started... More 

Thank Andrew C
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

I recently went diving with Pako and Poto to complete my basic Scuba training. On day one, we did all the preliminary exercises and practices in a pool, then day two we did open dives off of a boat. Pako was absolutely the best dive instructor! He was patient, considerate, funny and just kind in general. Poto helped on the... More 

Thank MsMK
Austin, Texas, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

The dive my friends and I did with Pako, in Zihua was extremely fun. Pako and his captain Antonio,were very professional and helpful when it came to anything we needed. Pako's demeanor and thorough knowledge on all the dive spots can make even the lesser experienced diver very comfortable. I look forward to diving with him again when I return... More 

Thank Brady L
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

My wife and I have done 12 dives with Paco and enjoyed all of them. Paco is very friendly, timely and accommodating. Looking forward to the next time we are down to dive again.

Thank Bryon A
Cochrane, Canada
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

I did 12 dives, and the open water course with Pako while in zihua from December 5th to the 12th. the course was excellent, and so was the diving. Pako made it fun and incorporated the course into the dives so it didn't feel like a waste of a dive due to the course. Pako was very professional and knew... More 

1 Thank Chris B
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

I found Pako through his website and got in touch to schedule a couple of dives here in Zihautanejo. I hadn't heard much about diving here, but figured I would give it a try. Pako was really helpful in letting me know about the dive spots and conditions of the Pacific ocean. I didn't have any of my gear on... More 

1 Thank Ken D
Calgary, Canada
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

Scuba diving with Pako is the best. He knows where to find all the sea creatures! He is always checking to make sure that you are okay and we always had a very small group which was great! He sets up all the equipment for you and helps you put it on which I appreciate so very very much. It... More 

1 Thank BarbandMike2012
Kalamazoo, Michigan
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

I was traveling with my family but took a couple days away to do my scuba certification with Paco. Paco was so kind and accommodating of my scheduling needs. Paco's english is really good so communication was easy. He even went out of his way to make changes to the equipment I was using so that it was more comfortable... More 

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