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Chico's Dive Shop

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Marietas Island Scuba

Charlie was our dive-master though Vallarta Adventures in Nuevo Vallarta set up by Leslie Garcia... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Aldie, Virginia
Awsomeeeee Tour...Nacho is the Bestttt

My Wife and I did Snuba and Snorkling with Nacho. the obvious greta things : amazing wild life... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Los Angeles, California
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Chico's Dive Shop, Since 1968. Much has changed over the years in the scuba business; the level of knowledge, equipment development, the teaching procedures, the dive boats, the global weather, ecological awareness and many other topics... we have...more
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Calle Paseo Diaz Ordaz 772, Puerto Vallarta 48300, Mexico
+52 322 222 1895
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Charlie was our dive-master though Vallarta Adventures in Nuevo Vallarta set up by Leslie Garcia. Charlie did a great job. This was a two session dive between 60 to 70 foot depth. The sea life and visibility was better than expected and the price could...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My Wife and I did Snuba and Snorkling with Nacho. the obvious greta things : amazing wild life, warm waters, etc. Non-Obvious: staff, Nacho is one of a kind. really really really joyful and humble person. He also dearly cares about the natural preserve there,...More

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Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

We have dove in Puerto Vallarta 5 times now, and this was by far our best experience! We ended up not making our AM appointment due to crazy weather, but they rescheduled same day and were so understanding about it. Our dive guide (Nacho) was...More

Thank jrenn236
Reviewed July 20, 2018

I went there on a Sunday because they were the only one open that day. For 2 dives (2 bottles), it's 1.690 pesos (around 60€) and 650 pesos ( around 26€) for the explaination before (about 40 minutes). Isn't it nice to see the prices...More

Thank berver65
Reviewed April 5, 2018

My son (12) and I had purchased SCUBA diving certification courses at a different dive shop, but since we were done with the theory, figured we might as well get certified while on vacation at Puerto Vallarta. We found Chico's and asked if this was...More

Thank Gricha R
Reviewed March 28, 2018 via mobile

Went snorkeling with my Wife today at Los Arcos and it was great! All of the staff on board were very knowledgeable and friendly all day. Would do it again!

Thank James C
Reviewed March 11, 2018 via mobile

Simply put, there’s a great reason why Chico’s has been going since 1968! Fantastic value for money, great service and the most friendly and helpful people. It’s like a great family where they actually care about you and the experience. Fantastic ambassador’s for diving and...More

Thank Thelath
Reviewed December 25, 2017

I have been diving all over the world and have just gone diving with Chico's in PV for my fourth time. I found Erick (took over as owner from Rodolfo) and his guys really great to dive with. One BIG PLUS over some of the...More

1  Thank WayneN1963
Reviewed December 19, 2017

This review is long overdue!! I come to PV twice a year with my family & only have to stop @ Chicos dive shop for everything. In addition to doing great dive tours, Chicos can arrange for any type of tour imaginable. Our family went...More

1  Thank ullman
Reviewed December 4, 2017

we went snorkling this past week on November 30th and it is the only tour that focusses on snorkling or diving to Los Arcos it is not combined with anything else ...wish we would have booked directly with them we would have saved money will...More

1  Thank rlmptl
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April 14, 2018|
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Response from Chico's D | Property representative |
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Response from rhinelandermike | Reviewed this property |
I don't know if they offer any snuba and I don't recall seeing anything o their website either.