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Columbia Reef

Cozumel, Mexico
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Ranked #4 of 87 Attractions in Cozumel
Type: Reefs
Activities: Scuba diving
Description: Giant sea turtles and groupers await those with the courage (and the experience) to brave the fierce currents at this diving site.
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Baldwin Park, California, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014 NEW

Really deep for snorkel dive at least 50'. Pro: lots of fish. Cons: so blue because sunlight doesn't penetrate well.

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Lawton, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014 NEW

Great diving on both ;the shallows is excellent for snorkeling(my wife saw her first spotted eagle ray there) There is just not a negative comment for Cozumel diving we make 4-6 trips there a year

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Rochester, New York
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Columbia deep and columbia shallows. All amazing. Deep is mind blowing! Every site is amazing but columbia deep was one of my favorite

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

This is a spectacular dive site with beautiful corral and sea life. This is also a drift dive as are all reef dives in Cozumel.

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Irving, Texas
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Highly recommend snorkeling here! the guys from Alberto's tour are incredible guides! They take the time to point out various types of sealife.

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Canyon Lake, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

I did my first boat dive at Columbia Deep, then after my SI, we dove Columbia shallows. Saw stingrays, barracuda and LOTS of beautiful reefs!!!!!

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014 via mobile

Enchanting sea life and colorful coral abound. The sights are never disappointing on Columbia Reef. Sea turtles, eels, colorful fish of various species , play together and with us.

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Columbia Deep is a great. Plenty of swimthroughs, plenty of life, plenty of fun. Columbia Shallows is the epitome of a chill dive with many many surprises. Fun bonus too if you find the underwater Cozumel sign..definitely made me giggle.

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Montreal
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

Another of the best shallow dives on the southern tip of the island. Columbia Shallows is great for beginners, Columbia Deep for more advanced.

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canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

When you book the snorkelling excursion, it includes 3 reefs, I have commented on all 3, the ocean is 30 ft deep & very clear, don't forget your camera

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