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Columbia Reef

Cozumel, Mexico
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Ranked #4 of 90 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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Cedar Park, Texas
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38 reviews 38 reviews
9 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014 NEW

Great dive site and top 10 in Cozumel. This is the most healthy I have seen the reef in the last 10 years.

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Portland, Oregon
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Did a few dives on Columbia Reef. Namely, I remember doing the Cordillera (mountains) and Ladrilla areas and they are both amazing to see and poke around in for crustaceans and turtles!! Got some amazing video of turtles eating and swimming around in the more open areas, and also saw some lobster out and about during the day. Recommend checking... More

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McGehee, Arkansas
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Beautiful reef as usual. We only snorkeled this time but the reef is easily visible form the top and accessible if you are an experienced snorkeler.

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Oklahoma
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

Basically all diving in CZM is good. Shallow dives provide more color under water. This reef has both deep and shallow dives, all very good. never disappointed

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Farmington Hills, Michigan
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Wish I had dual 100 tanks so I could stay down all day. Sting Rays, turtles and fish galore. Can't wait until I return...

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Baldwin Park, California, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

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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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

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
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
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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4 reviews 4 reviews
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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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