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What to Expect

This tour includes:
1 Hour Snorkeling to a maximum depth of 20 feet
A fun snorkeling experience!
Come with us and discover the amazing underwater world of the Caribbean!
During your snorkeling trip, you'll visit a beautiful area of the Meso-American Barrier Reef, the largest barrier reef in the Northern Hemisphere. Under the watchful eye of our guides, you'll snorkel to an average depth of 6’-12’.
Pickup Instructions
There is a taxi cab terminal right outside of the cruise ship port. Please exit the port and ask the cab driver to take you to the Yaya Beach Club. Doctor Dive Costa Maya is located within the Yaya Beach Club. The 10-minute cab ride will cost approximately USD $7 round trip per person.
Special Instructions to Traveler
• Wear your swimsuit and bring a towel and sunscreen.
• Snorkel equipment, water, and soft drinks are included in the price of this tour.
• There is a minimum of 2 participants required for this tour.
• The minimum age to enter the water to snorkel is 10 years old. Children ages 5-9 are permitted on the boat, but will not be allowed in the water. Children ages 4 and under are not allowed on the boat.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Doctor Dive Costa Maya, Avenida Mahahual con, Calle Coronado, 77940 Mahahual, Q.R., Mexico
1h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Use of Snorkelling equipment
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • Near public transportation
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Full Scuba Diving equipment available for rent $ 25 USD at the shop
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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We were on a cruise excursion and took a cab to Dr Dive for $8 (don't pay more) and while the reef is not in great shape, lots of bleached coral and small fish, the guide made it a lot of fun. I heard the same rave review from other cruisers for their scuba diving experience
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I scheduled a snorkel tour with Doctor Dive after reading the great reviews. We were very excited to do this as an excursion from our cruise ship docking in Costa Maya. Charlie and the team were very responsive via email to give us our options, answer my questions, and make a
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About the operator

This experience only has a few reviews, but you can read what other travelers have to say about the operator.

By: Doctor Dive Costa Maya
650 reviews
Certificate of Excellence
Sherborn, Massachusetts
Mahahual diving
We went diving multiple days with these guys, Antonio, Charlie, Lucia and team. The weather was a huge challenge
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Diving from a Cruise Ship
Upon learning we were stopping on the Norwegian Escape in Costa Maya, we began researching dive shops. We honestly
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St Laurent
Fantastic team
I came with MSC Cruise line. I was only certified this summer and I was alone - my husband couldn't come. Antonio
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Discovery dive for my teenage daughter went great
I took my 14yo daughter here to try out scuba diving. It went great. They were professional, friendly, and fun. We
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New York City, New York
Great dive!
Dive Master John and the crew were terrific. Very intimate group so we felt well attended to. We had our niece
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Matthew F
Nashville, Tennessee
Dive Master Jon, boat crew Jorge, and Nino were as good as they come! I have had the pleasure of diving with a lot
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Boynton Beach, Florida
Good diving
This was second time used Doctor Dive. Was on NCL Escape visiting Costa Maya. We lucked out, it didn't rain
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Great Experience for 1st time open water diving
Took my 16 year old daughter, who had completed the PADI classroom and closed water dives, diving with Doctor
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Amanda H
Chicago, Illinois
Efficient and professional
I did a two tank dive with John and his crew today. They were awesome. The reef is super close to the dive shop.
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Province of Mendoza, Argentina
Excellent choice.
We found this place by chance after a while searching for place to dive. Turned out to be a great place, very
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Austin, Texas
Great reef dives!
The shop was easy to find coming from the cruise port. I got to go with Lucas as our dive master, who was one of
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Mexico City, Mexico
Really good service!
Very professional STAFF. We booked in advanced and everything was good. (Equipment, Boats, Service,
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Rockville, Maryland
Fantastic Dive and Great Dive Team
After reviewing Trip Advisor I contacted Doctor Dive directly for reservations. They were quick to reply and
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Great excursion!
My husband and 14 year old son did beginners scuba diving, they both loved it. The Italian diver helped my son, he
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First Time SCUBA
First I would like to say thank you to Antonio (Tony) and the whole DOCTOR DIVE STAFF for taking care of us from
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Key Details
  • Doctor Dive Costa Maya
  • Duration: 1h 30m
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Languages Offered: English, Italian, Spanish
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